Cheap Eats 2009: Delhi Club
Great food, low prices, lots of fun
Reviewed By Todd Kliman, Cynthia Hacinli, Ann Limpert, Kate Nerenberg, Rina Rapuano
Comments () | Published June 19, 2009

Delhi Club
Address: 1135 N. Highland St., Arlington, VA
Phone: 703.527.5666
Neighborhood: Arlington, Clarendon/Courthouse, Arlington
Cuisines: Indian
Opening Hours: Open Monday through Friday 11:30 AM to 10:30 PM. Open Saturday 11:30 AM to midnight. Open Sunday 5 PM to 10:30 PM.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Nearby Metro Stops: Clarendon
Price Range: Moderate
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes spinach-and-potato fritters; tandoori chicken wings; five-spice Bengali shrimp; crabcakes; chicken curry; bhuna bhartha; tandoor breads.
Price Details: Appetizers $3 to $6.75, entrées $8.50 to $19.50.
Special Features:
Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly, Outdoor Seating, Good for Groups
Scene:
Outdoor Seating
Happy Hour Details:
Monday through Friday, 4:30 PM to 6 PM.
Happy Hour Days:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays

Why go: This pomegranate-red Indian dining room excels at kormas and curries and isn’t shy about spice.

What to get: Potato-filled samosas draped in mint chutney and tamarind; chicken wings cooked in the tandoor; pakoras (fritters of spinach, potato, and onion); Bengali-style curry with shrimp; saag paneer, a nice break from the other stews’ heat; chicken in pistachio sauce.

Best for: Diners looking for low-key style but a sure hand in the kitchen; a relaxed but still romantic date.

Insider tip: A generous Saturday lunch buffet, $9.95 a person, lets you sample across the menu.

Open Monday through Saturday for lunch and dinner, Sunday for dinner.

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