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Bollywood Cafe

$$ - $$$
Universal City Area
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11101 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-3134
+1 818-508-8400
11:00 - 14:45
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Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I always get a quality meal here. No matter what I order from lamb korma to chicken tikka masala to onion pakoras to naan to the magi lassi are all incredible. You can choose your spice level, I like a medium plus spice and it's perfect for me. Good portions for the price. If you are in the area and... More 

Thank cdbrits
Virginia, Australia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We bought a cheese naan, vegetarian rice and chicken korma. Absolutely delicious and delivered within 45mins to our hotel room. Would definately recommend

Thank alanaboma
Arlington, Virginia
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Like another TripAdvisor reviewer, we were staying at The Garland hotel and found the restaurant while on a walk one morning. Went back for dinner that evening and were very happy. We have a couple of favorite Indian restaurants in Washington DC and Bollywood Cafe is as good or better. Really cute place; super attentive staff.

Thank Laura P
Curitiba, PR
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I visited the Bollywood Café with my wife. We went there at lunch time in a week day and the place was almost empty, just one table occupied. We live two blocks from there and always wondered if it was actually good, since the outside look is not really attractive. What a surprise when we walked in! The place is... More 

Thank RaphaelBB
Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I was attending a conference in LA, we visited this place for lunch and I must admit the food was nice, customer service was excellent and above all a good atmostphere for relaxing. I will definitely go there for lunch next time I am in Los Angeles

Thank JennyNzonzo
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We visited this lovely restaurant when staying at the Beverley Garland Hotel. It is only a 10 minute walk and well worth it. Small, intimate with the friendliest staff and great food. We have lots of Indian restaurants in the UK but this could rival any of them. We had the mixed starter, chicken tikka masala, chicken bhuna with the... More 

Thank Susan B
Fall River, Massachusetts
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115 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

This is a awsome restaurant .The staff is very accomadating and even gave us desert no charge just for inquiring about it .The tiki marsala was the best ive ever had as was the chutney.

Thank Itellthetru
Los Angeles, CA
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

We ordered delivery via Yelp and were very pleased with the fast delivery service and the food overall. Everything was tasty..... Chicken Tika Masala Very tasty sauce with tender chunks of chicken. The sauce blended beautifully with the biryani. Shrimp Coconut Curry This was one of our favorite dishes. The shrimp were big, tender, and succulent. The coconut based curry... More 

Thank BigTimeTravel
Waterdown, Ontario, Canada
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124 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

I was staying at the Garland Hotel for a conference. It's only a short, 5 minute walk up Vineland to Ventura Blvd where Bollywood Cafe is located. They open for lunch at 11AM. Dinner opening is later. The staff are very friendly; largely young, personable staff who obviously have a following of local, take out patrons. I ordered a favorite:... More 

Thank Douglas G
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Small, unassuming yet intimate setting. High-touch, warm attentive service. Flavorful cuisine catering to your needs. My all time favorite place for Indian food and great cup of chai. Good for couples, business, groups (and children at lunch).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:45
11:00 - 14:45
11:00 - 14:45
11:00 - 14:45
11:00 - 14:45
11:00 - 14:45
11:00 - 14:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11101 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-3134
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-508-8400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?