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Aroma Indian Restaurant

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4052 Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA 22206
+1 703-575-8800
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11:30 - 22:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My Family went seeking some good Indian food, but we didn't know we'd find the best Indian Restaurant in the area. The service was wonderful, from the moment we walked in, to be greeted with smiles and prompt and wonderful service. The food was also fantastic, I highly recommend the Butter Chicken, Chicken Vandaloo, and accompanied by the garlic nan... More 

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Washington, DC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We had a good all-around experience this time at Aroma. Food was good, service was good, and it's a pleasant place to dine. We eat at a fair number of Indian restaurants, and Aroma had quite a few dishes that were not just the same old thing. Probably the best dish we had was the Kebab Platter, an appetizer with... More 

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Oak Hill, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

A dear friend and I dined at Aroma in Shirlington for the first time last evening. It was nothing short of a delightful experience. The menu offers a wide range of Indian dishes -- we both had trouble narrowing down our choices. Finally we opted for two vegetarian dishes, and both were extremely satisfying. Probably most impressive was the wait... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Just walking into the restaurant, the smells told you the food was going to be great!! And it was!!! I had chicken tiki Marsala and the naan bread, both very delicious!!!

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Thank Kirkles1
Heidelberg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

went to Aroma in Shirlington with a group of friends after our favorite Indian was closed. Pleasantly surprised at the quality and prices. The chicken Marsala was outstanding. All other food was very good too.

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Thank Sybille K
Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Aroma has improved in buffet menu and service. If one is looking for a decent restaurant for Indian cuisine at reasonable price in DC area this is the place !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I aren't from around here and trip advisored an Indian place nearby because he loves Indian food. I went generic and had the curry chicken but I will tell you my mind was blown. My husband had the chicken tandoori and he quoted it as "just the right amount of sweat." I will definitely be back next... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

This hotel location is fantastic just in front the ocean but i don't know why the management always close the out side dining .Food quality is just okay taste was good and very good parking place . Staff particularly Myanmar girls works very obedient

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

We went to this restaurant as part of a wedding reception. All the food was so good. You can't go wrong on anything you pick. I was so full by the end and the calories were so worth it. A place to go in Sherrington

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Went one night with friends. The restaurant was not very crowded. The menu is extensive and several offerings can be found, at different heat levels. Very tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4052 Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA 22206
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-575-8800
Description
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?