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Taste of India

) #175 of 1,273 Restaurants in Richmond €€ - €€€ Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
9930 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23235-4814
+1 804-323-5999
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  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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9930 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23235-4814
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Reviewed 1 week ago

if this place was a snake, it would bite you! That's how tucked away this cozy restaurant is. Really enjoyed the food here as it was quite tasty! The staff were very friendly and I was impressed with their knowledge of the menu and food....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am pleased to say that I was able to eat at 'Taste of India' twice during my stay in a hotel nearby. The first time the restaurant was holding a buffet evening - and this was really good. A great selection of food was...More

Thank Trumpeterscott
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're honored that you chose to eat with us twice during your stay! We sure are proud of our selection, so we're glad you enjoyed the butter chicken and kulfi -- two major favorites around here. That said, we sure hope you'll come by for...More

Reviewed 13 January 2017

After many years I decided to go back for dinner on a recent trip to Richmond and without a doubt the food is still excellent. It was so good that I went twice in a week. The first night was Wednesday evening and I did...More

Thank Mike P
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Mike, it's so great to hear the meal was so impressive -- thanks for coming in twice to see us! It's really all we could ask for knowing the buffet selection held plenty for you to enjoy, and we hope we'll get to welcome you...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This our go-to restaurant for fantastic Indian food in the Richmond area. It's tucked away in a small shopping plaza just east of Midlothian and Robious. We often find ourselves their on Wednesday evening buffet nights. Tonight, even in a torrential thunderstorm, most tables were...More

Thank Murray E
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Murray, we're so proud to be your go-to spot for some delicious Indian food! It truly means the world to us that we have your support, and we always look forward to hosting you. Great food at a great price is hard to beat --...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

We just dropped in on this restaurant because we like authentic Indian dishes. We had the tandoori platter which was cooied very hot (temperature) and well spiced. We worried when we walked in and did not see Indian folks, but they showed up later in...More

Thank JanNArt
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Jan, thanks so much for dropping in! It was our pleasure to host you for some authentic food. It's great to know that we made such a great impression on you that you'll be back. We can't wait. Best, Taste of India

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Calming upscale decor. Very rasonably priced and high quality buffet. Good service. I can't believe my conservative brother and Italien mother eat spicy Indian....tells you something.

Thank Don S
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Don, we're so glad that we could show you, your brother, and your mother a delicious time! We feel like good Indian food has the power to bring people together, and it'll be our pleasure to host you again. Best, Taste of India

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We often go there for lunch meetings...the food is amazing and the service is great. They have a fantastic buffet! If you are looking for a quick, good meal...this is your place. Try the butter chicken!

Thank lmelton
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

lmelton, we're so thankful that you choose us for lunch meetings. It's always our pleasure to have you in, and we always look forward to seeing you! Kudos on taking advantage of the buffet! We can't wait to see you again. Best, Taste of India

Reviewed 29 June 2016

I love this place. I've been only for the lunch buffet, but I've been often. I try to bring different friends from work to try it out, and they all loved it as much as I do. A lot of buffets in Richmond have the...More

Thank Scott R
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2016

Scott, we love that you're a fan of what we do. The lunch buffet is a great way to get a lot of quality food for a great price! We do our best to keep everything fresh, and make our options bountiful. The sweet lassi...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I really like this place. The food is solidly good and they have nice cocktails. I usually go for dinner, and their malai kofta is very good, but I recently stopped by for lunch. The buffet was small but we'll stocked. Everything was fresh and...More

Thank Bettina S
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

Bettina, we really like you and this review! The fact that you're a fan of our food, and enjoy supporting our business is so wonderful. Taking advantage of our loaded buffet is always a smart idea! Can't wait to see you again, Taste of India

Reviewed 20 April 2016

3 of us had dinner here. 4 different dishes with all fairly authentic and differentiated tastes. All of us liked it. only funny thing was that they had glenn miller style music on in a place like that. When asked, they indicated that their guests...More

Thank Herman E
Lorie P, Owner at Taste of India, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2016

Herman, we are very grateful for these kind words -- thank you for taking the time to post about your experience. Authenticity is a key for us, and we definitely prioritize it. You appear to have quite the palate, and we are happy to see...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9930 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23235-4814
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-323-5999
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Experience the best Indian dining in the Richmond area at Taste of India where we create authentic dishes infused with fresh spices and the flavor of old India. Lovers of Indian food will appreciate the effort and passion we put into each entree while we work tirelessly to offer uncompromising quality and dedication to customer service. The warm and inviting atmosphere is one you'll recognize as soon as you walk through the door. Our Tandoori Oven Chef Specialties are always a hit, with favorites like Tandoori Chicken, Boti Kebab, or Malai Tikka. Our meats, seafood, poultry and vegetables are marinated in yogurt, herbs and a special combination of delectable and aromatic spices for 24 hours. The pieces are skewered and baked to perfection, yielding a unique savory charcoal flavor infused into the food and resulting in extreme tenderness. You and your guests will be sure to leave satisfied. Taste of India also has plenty of appetizers and breads to share, as well as chicken, lamb, and Halal items that will make your mouth water for more. Join us at Taste of India for weekly dinner specials, a lunch buffet, and a Wednesday night buffet. We have a large number of vegetarian menu items as well. Whatever the occasion, make it one to remember with the authentic flavors at Taste of India.
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