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Clay Oven

1170 W Patrick St Ste F, Frederick, MD 21703-3965
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1170 W Patrick St Ste F, Frederick, MD 21703-3965
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I enjoy Indian food from time to time. Decided to try Clay Oven on a Friday for a lunch buffet. It was grungy looking, not fresh, and underwhelming in its choices. Agra Palace and Dehli 6 are better choices in the Frederick...More

Thank JoyfulAmerican
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Went to Clay Oven with a friend that likes Indian food. Both of us have enjoyed Indian food while traveling in the United Kingdom. The food at the Clay Oven was as good as any Indian Food I have tasted. The price was very reasonable...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing food and good service. Portions were generous. We tried about eight different things. All were good, and three were outstanding. Most of the food was spicy, but not extremely so. We are definitely coming back.

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Why am I kicking myself? I have driven by Clay Oven nearly every day for the past 11 years and never stopped for a meal. I did last week and it was excellent. I ordered goat vindaloo and changed to lamb after being told that...More

Thank Vulturecap
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of those places in Frederick that you might pass by from the looks of it; but you would miss excellent Indian cuisine! So check it out!

Thank toxdoc51
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Second time ever trying Indian food I decided to keep it close to home and try out Clay Oven. A lot of my friends recommended it and so I took my boyfriend for his first time ever having Indian food. Clay Oven did not disappoint!...More

Thank los914
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The service was fast and friendly! The menu was easy to understand. The staff was very helpful to us "first-timers." The atmosphere was pleasant and cozy. I already want to go back and sample other items from the menu!

Thank 230anthonyr
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Nicely decorated and cozy restaurant. Very good food with clearly high quality and fresh ingredients. Combination plates provide a diverse sampling and almost enough food for two people. Service was very good. Taj Mahal and Kingfisher beers available.

Thank fred200099
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We ordered the bread basket, paneer samosas, chicken biryani, and chicken sagwala. It's been a couple years since the last time we were here. It was nice to see the same people, and enjoy the same great food. We will be here more often, and...More

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

While I want to visit the lunch buffet I've been here twice for dinner. Take out both times and it was excellent. A friend recommended it to us and while it's a bit of a hike from where I live - well worth the trip....More

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 W Patrick St Ste F, Frederick, MD 21703-3965
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
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