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Masala Art

4441 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-2141
+1 202-362-4441
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (11 reviews)
“naan” (8 reviews)
“malai kofta” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4441 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-2141
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Masala Art is a highly recommended neighborhood restaurant. I live only a few blocks away but never went in because "it's just nearby" (don't we all do that?). Well, tonight I finally tried it and it was a great discovery. I brought some layover Thanksgiving...More

Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is one of my favorite restaurants in DC. Though I have frequented the Tenleytown location since it opened, I have to say that the dinner I shared with 4 friends last evening was fabulous. From the get go, our waiter treated us like royalty....More

Thank kinshasakaykay
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Masala Art is a delicious Indian restaurant in the heart of Tenleytown. It is some of the best Indian cuisine in the area. The staff is always very friendly and the food is incredible.

Thank jessupwi
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Truly a wonderful neighborhood restaurant. The food is excellent, well prepared, and served. I especially enjoy the lunch buffet for its simplicity and price, and yet it covers the waterfront of tasty dishes...perhaps one more meat dish should be added. Chutneys are terrific, great Naan...More

1  Thank Agnes U
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Though the place was good- the interior and furniture but what we expected, we didn't got. I have tried many Indian restaurants and their taste is something different and unique. But at this place, the buffet was not only expensive but not tasty too! I...More

1  Thank Anmol H
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We have been patrons of Masala Art since it opened. It is our favorite place to take out-of-town guests, and we have celebrated many special occasions there. It's also a great place to go when you just want to have a really well-prepared meal with...More

Thank DCProfessionals
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Lovely setting but distracting with crying babies and toddlers on a Saturday night. Great service; Til aur Saunf wale Makai Kabab and sarson wali Gobhi for appetizers set the tempo followed by sharing of plates including fish, chicken and lamb rounded out the evening. More...More

Thank Pattie Y
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed this restaurant located in the heart of Tenleytown. It was very clean and cozy but. It crowded. Great selection of appetizers especially for vegetarians -- we especially liked the aloo tiki patties with a combination of sweet and savory and spicy. The...More

Thank Elaine O
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Small restaurant with amazing service, constant attention to detail (glasses are always full thanks to the attentive watch of the waitresses). The buffet is limited but delivers - it would be nice to have more meat for us carnivorous. But for the price!!! (I think...More

Thank Gazap0
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

3 friends ate here on our way to a nats game. 2 of us had chicken dishes one with a garlic and spinach sauce the other a creamy tomato sauce. Both of those dishes were excellent. The other person had 2 appetizers one a lamb...More

Thank Randy J
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Response from Agnes U | Reviewed this property |
yes, I think to the close neighborhood
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4441 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-2141
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-362-4441
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