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Farouk's House of India

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3033 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3501
+1 804-355-0378
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
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3033 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3501
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

I ordered Mamtaz briyani which is very spicy and i felt like eating poor quality rice with chili powder. i also ordered garlic naan and chicken tikka masala, Naan is supposed to be soft but which was crunchy and tikka masala was in small soup...More

Thank tmpan
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Met some friends for dinner last Monday. We were the only table which is not usually a good sign. We started with the Aloo Tikki- spiced potatoes rissoles and the Vegetable Pakora-deep fried veggie fritters. Both were very good and flavorful and serve with some...More

Thank Barbie S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent food but oddly empty restaurant (just wife and I) ... Great appetizer of meat samosas (just two turnovers containing spiced beef, peas, etc) with a great green sauce. We ordered the Butter Chicken and Chicken Jalferozee - both mild (level 2...not too hot so...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by while visiting Richmond for a weekend. The service was amazing - but we were also the only people in the restaurant. The portions were very filling - if you like Indian food, specify while you're ordering to get more flavor- I know that...More

Thank Megan N
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for dinner. Arrived at 6:30 and the place was deserted! However, the food was delicious, service was great, and prices were okay.

Thank Meaghan M
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Ate the lunch buffet. Just awful! One of the worst Indian restaurants I have ever been to. The saag was like algae slime and the food was so bland. Maybe off the menu is better.

Thank Leafygirl13
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Unpretentious surroundings. Great service (particularly when the owner is ther which is 90% of the times I have visited). Excellent value for your money. I love the food. The lunch buffet is wonderful, enough variety and a quick visit when you are busy. I look...More

Thank 1Sleepless
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here for 20 years and the food, service and ambiance is always excellent. The lunch buffet is small but varied and a great value.

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Small intimate twelve table venue on a vibrant shopping street. Nice attentive server/owner. Eight small containers on the buffet steam table, lots of sauce, not much meat. The dishes used a common spice that made them indistinguishable in flavor, none had heat. The cooking style...More

Thank DrBeenThere
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Had a window seat overlooking Carry street a few evenings ago. Owner was attentive, we had drinks and complementary papadums as soon as we were seated. Food was delicious, place is clean, comfortable and in a great location. Definitely a repeat for when we want...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3033 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-0378
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