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Akbar Restaurant

) #250 of 1,687 Restaurants in Baltimore ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
823 N Charles St, Ste B, Baltimore, MD 21201-5316
+1 410-539-0944
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“garlic naan” (2 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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823 N Charles St, Ste B, Baltimore, MD 21201-5316
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fun time experiencing different ethnic food. Staff was pleasant and service was quick. Easy to find in downtown Baltimore.

Thank tcorn1
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Many outstanding vegetarian dishes. Food was delicious and kept warm on the table with a flame. Very nice ambience, quiet, and inviting.

Thank ajkl2c
Reviewed 4 May 2017

very reasonable price. Basement location may not be appealing but good food makes up for it. Good and friendly service.

Thank Virginia A
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I hadn't been to restaurant in awhile. The food is delicious and the service is excellent, The curry is great and I love the Garlic Nan.

Thank vendetta61
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The buffet had a wide variety of delicious options--several chicken and lots of veggie options...didn't notice any lamb. Food was well seasoned, but not too spicy. The service was friendly and fast. There was light music playing in the background, but it was quiet enough...More

Thank Sara L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Service is quick and helpful. Waitress has worked there for 30 years. She knows the Indian food menu well in detail. Cozy and romantic spot. On Charles Street. Down stairs off of sidewalk. You can miss the name "Akbar Restaurant", if you don't look. Quick...More

Thank Carolina L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had an excellent buffet lunch today. The selection was wide, and the price was $9.99. Every dish was delicious.

Thank Pigita
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We enjoyed our dinner here very much. I had Jehangiri Kofta, which were lamb meatballs (only three) stuffed with cashews and raisins in a creamy curry. It was good, but not outstanding, as there wasn't much stuffing to find. Our son had saag (spiniach) with...More

Thank Betsy M
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I have been dining here for years and it never disappoints. This is like taking a mini-trip to an exotic locale.. excellent service and interesting food.

Thank HappyTravelsrc
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The food is quite bland, flavorless for Indian food; it seemed to have been made quite a while back - not at all fresh. I ate in the evening: wee these the leftovers from the buffet? It is also the first time I ever asked...More

Thank PascaInMD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 823 N Charles St, Ste B, Baltimore, MD 21201-5316
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Mount Vernon
  • Neighbourhood: Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 410-539-0944
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