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The 15 Best Indian Restaurants Near Fairfax

Updated: August 22, 2022

When was the last time you ate a tikka with a roti? If it’s been too long head to these great Indian restaurants in Fairfax. To determine the best Indian places Fairfax has to offer we analyzed top sites and millions of reviews. Can’t decide what to try? Why not opt for Thali washed down with lassi. Find the best Indian options here.

Find the perfect Indian restaurant

Curry Mantra

Indian, $$, FairfaxIndian, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0
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Jaipur Royal Indian Cuisine

Indian, $$, FairfaxIndian, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Bollywood Bistro

Indian, $$, FairfaxIndian, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

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Saravana Palace

Indian, $, FairfaxIndian, $Fairfax
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Woodlands Indian Vegetarian Restaurant

Indian, $$, FairfaxIndian, $$Fairfax
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

Bombay Bistro

Indian, $$, FairfaxIndian, $$Fairfax
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.5

Paradise Biryani Pointe

Indian, $$, FairfaxIndian, $$Fairfax
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.0

Masala Wok

Asian, $$, FairfaxAsian, $$Fairfax
Google: 3.4
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Chit Chaat Cafe

Indian, $$, ViennaIndian, $$Vienna
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Raaga Tandoor

Indian, $$, BurkeIndian, $$Burke
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Mama Tigre

Mexican, $$, OaktonMexican, $$Oakton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Bansari Indian Cuisine

Indian, $$, ViennaIndian, $$Vienna
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Spice 6 Modern Indian

Indian, $, ViennaIndian, $Vienna
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5
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Sapphire Tysons

Pakistani, $$, TysonsPakistani, $$Tysons
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
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Curry House

Indian, $$, BurkeIndian, $$Burke
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best Indian restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 16302 Fairfax restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 518 top lists and articles from the likes of Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, Trip 101 and City Seeker. The restaurants you see have been featured in Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Romantic Restaurants in Virginia Suburbs (DC) Area, Trip 101 - 9 Best Indian Restaurants In Tysons, Virginia and City Seeker - Best Indian in Washington DC. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. These ten options are sure to delight.

FAQ

Jaipur Royal Indian Cuisine, Bollywood Bistro, and Saravana Palace are some of the highest-rated late-night Indian spots in Fairfax.

Saravana Palace and Woodlands Indian Vegetarian Restaurant are the highest-rated vegan-friendly Indian restaurants in Fairfax.

Jaipur Royal Indian Cuisine, Bollywood Bistro, and Saravana Palace are the highest-rated Indian restaurants for a quick lunch in Fairfax.

There are 8 Indian restaurants in Fairfax.

Jaipur Royal Indian Cuisine, Bollywood Bistro, and Saravana Palace are the highest-rated Indian restaurants that are good for groups in Fairfax.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair saffron lassi with prawn curry

    Experts recommend pairing prawn curry with a glass of sweet saffron lassi, a cold drink that cools the palate between bites.

  • The ultimate drink pairing for green sauce palak paneer


    Knowing what to pair with green sauce palak paneer can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Chenin Blanc. This, dry, white wine balances the herbaceous green sauce palak paneer.

  • The perfect match for your butter chicken

    When ordering butter chicken, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Did you know?

  • The most expensive curry

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $2,584 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, curry?

  • The first ever

    The chicken tikka masala was only thought up in 1960s! We wonder what people ever did without some good chicken tikka masala in their lives...

  • A speedy eater

    one pound of vindaloo curry is the crazy amount that Rhys Bain ate in2 minutes.

Parking information

Parking has always been a challenge in Fairfax. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Indian spot.

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