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Aroma Indian Restaurant

4052 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206-3424
+1 703-575-8800
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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4052 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206-3424
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food and service were excellent! - We love the Chicken Tikka! but are sad that no too many customers... Maybe Indian food is not yet well known in our area... Trust me, It is GOOD!!! Yummiiiiiii!

1  Thank Guillermos99
Reviewed 15 May 2018

One of our go to places after a movie. The food is excellent and the decor is very nice. I recommend the Lamb Vandaloo for exciting eating.

1  Thank gswallace
Reviewed 8 April 2018

This was our first visit to Aroma, Indian Restaurant, in Shirlington. The food was exceptional. I had Saagwalla lamb, tender boneless lamb chunks immersed in a very green spinach curry, slightly spicy. It was wonderful. Others in our party had the kebab platter appetizer, which...More

1  Thank RebelVirginia
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I've been going to Aroma for quite some time, and just had to finally sit down and give them a 5 star rating because of their service. I usually don't take time out often to give a good or a bad review, but when something...More

1  Thank Nbindal
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Had the opportunity to attend a Party at this Restaurant recently.Ran out of Tandoori chicken and had to wait for 45 minutes until the serving tray got replenished.Server says it's being cooked.Goat Curry meat was raw and the Goat meat was of poor quality. Attended...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We had family in town who were craving Indian food. We have passed by Aroma a number of times and decided to try it out. Having spent a couple of years in Singapore we had the opportunity to dine at some outstanding Indian restaurants. My...More

Thank murdocksw
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great way to taste multiple dishes without wasting any food. The lunch buffet has more than ten offerings and includes dessert. Excellent service. Dishes were high quality and perfectly seasoned. The butter chicken was fantastic. Will go again!

3  Thank yesharvardsucks
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Been looking for a decent Indian ever since being in DC and think we finally found the place. Had an excellent meal and both the vegetarian thali and the chicken tikka masala and lamb vindaloo that others had were excellent. Wonderful flavors coming together in...More

1  Thank Beata M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I just recently moved back to the area and love walking around Shirlington. My husband had the Vindaloo( very spicy, which he likes), my daughter and I split the Tikka Masala (delicious) and my son ate tandoori chicken. The garlic naan is...More

1  Thank kassy2582
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner here. The saag paneer was the best version I have ever had. Hands down. Just a slight spice to the dish made it a stand out. The tikka masala, naan and raita were also good. But that saag paneer, wow.

1  Thank TeamBrownDog
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23 January 2017|
Response from Jose R | Property representative |
Yes! We serve it from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm every day
23 January 2017|
Response from Ramasprasad | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a good buffet on week ends
Phillip V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Buffet, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4052 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206-3424
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-575-8800
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Welcome to Aroma, an award-winning restaurant bringing the taste of authentic, home-cooked northern Indian food to the Washington Metropolitan area since 1994. Our story began as we opened our first restaurant in Washington DC. We were pleased to see just how mainstream Indian restaurants have become. Our location is prime in Arlington as we are in the heart of the city. Thanks to the love and support of our clients, we now also have locations in Washington DC and Lorton, VA. Our clientele consists of people from all backgrounds who have something in common…they all enjoy having good quality Indian food as well as excellent service. These two things combined create a memorable experience for our clients. AROMA is a Latin word that has a wonderful wealth of meaning; a distinctive pervasive and usually pleasant or savory smell; It represents taste, flavor, affection, pleasure, delight, happiness, charm, sentiment, beauty and essence. At Aroma, you will find all this and more! Aroma is where to go when you want to dine like kings and queens. This cozy, Arlington area restaurant serves authentic Northern Indian cuisine in a refreshing, elegant setting. A private space is available upstairs to cater to your event needs. Being in the heart of Arlington, Aroma attracts many customers from surrounding areas as well as plenty of foot traffic because of its location. While inside, the light, floral colors, it is complete with regal decor imported from India.. The menu is as rich as its surroundings, with flavorful curries, tandoori kababs, and a tempting array of fresh tandoor-baked breads….don’t miss having a meal at Aroma. Our food is inspired by the authentic home cooking of beautiful, spice-rich North India, where all our chefs are trained. Food is our passion, prepared for you always with devotion, love, and with only the finest ingredients. Visit us and discover the ultimate Indian dining experience. If you enjoy authentic food made with fresh ingredients and spices….then treat your taste buds to new delights at Aroma. Along with the food being impeccable, we also pride ourselves on our service. We strongly believe that If the service is perfect, the customer leaves feeling like the meal is a special occasion. We treat each of our guest with the utmost attention and courtesy.
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