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Heritage India - Georgetown
Heritage India - Georgetown

Heritage India - Georgetown Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.heritageindiausa.com
  • Phone: (202) 333-3120
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm, Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Indian
  • Executive Chef: Mohan Singh
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, View
  • Catering: We specialize in all sorts of Catering. Weddings/Receptions/Office Parties, Cocktails etc. We even offer live cooking at site from 50 to 500 persons.
  • Private Party Facilities: Heritage India at Georgetown offer an exclusive area for Private Events..Lunches..Cocktails or even Conferences. Completely private and away from the rest of the dining customers.
  • Private Party Contact: Joe (866) 945-5870

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Calvert St.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: Parking is on the street. We offer validated parking through the parking at Washington Sports Club - diagonally opposite the restaurant.
A word from Heritage India - Georgetown
Heritage India at Glover Park/Georgetown specializes in Traditional Indian Cuisine and total family style service. With food served in individual pots atop hot food warmers. Food cooking and style is just as you would have it in India.
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Diner Reviews
  • "Great food, great service. This is a can't-miss spot for dinner. Am always happy after dining here"
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "We booked this restaurant for a family of 5 for lunch on a Sunday afternoon by 2:30pm. When we got there with kids and all, the gentleman promptly turned us back stating that we have no valid appointment for that time and that they were closed to clients. He rudely and bluntly refused inspite of us showing him our confirmed appointment. I would not recommend this place to anyone."
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "Great food, excellent service but the restaurant was dead quiet except for a couple other tables."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "More interesting dishes than you usually see on the menu at Indian restaurants. "
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "Went during the cold snap and it was cold...even with my jacket on. They even charged $7 for the hot tea to warm up. Seems penny wise and dollar foolish for a restaurant. Nevertheless the food was tasty."
    Dined on 4/29/2014
  • "We had dinner there for the first time on Saturday. We wanted something other than Masala Art which we enjoy and eat there frequently. Heritage turned out to be a very nice place too. We will eat there again. Serves bothe Northerna dn Souther Indian food. I had the lamb vindaloo and it was perfectly seasoned unliket Masala Art who makes it way too spicy. My wife had a chicken dish whose name escapes me. If you are in the mood for Indian food by all means give the Heritage a try."
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "This was the first time we have tried an Indian restaurant . We had an appetizer of a disk that included puffed wheat. It was tasty. The main dish of prawns with lentil/ yogurt sauce was good . We ordered garlic naan. It was good but the plain one might have been better with our choices. I had a dessert of cottage cheese balls in a light syrup- they were horrible and I did not eat them all after tasting nor .it was a fun experience. But Indian cuisine is not one of my favorites."
    Dined on 3/7/2014
  • "I attended a colleague's wedding here in August, 2013 and had been wanting to return for dinner. A cousin's birthday on February 27, 2014 afforded me that opportunity. My eyes were bigger than my stomach so we took home many leftovers. Loved the dal, the condiment assortment of chutneys and sauces (the cilantro was divine) and the calamari. Our server was a little low-key but it was a weeknight and rather quiet so perhaps he works better when it's super busy. I will definitely return soon."
    Dined on 2/27/2014
  • "So far, this is my favorite Indian restaurant in DC, though the service can leave a little to be desired."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "My husband and I went here for dinner for Valentine's Day. The service was very good - the waiters explained the multiple menus to us. The food was tasty. My only complaint was that the tables were a bit too close together. We were at a 2 person table and was hard to have a private conversation. Also, trying to maneuver in and out of our chairs was a bit tricky - we almost knocked the food off of the table next to us."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "I have eaten at Heritage India many times before and have really enjoyed the food. The food is usually great and very authentic. I went there on Friday and the chicken Tikka Masala was not cooked properly. We asked the staff and were brought new portions of chicken twice, but each time the chicken was still undercooked, pink, and chewy. They really tried to remedy the situation, and were nice about it, but we still ended up with raw chicken and stomach aches that night and the next day. The lamb dosa was great. It's a shame that I won't be eating there again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Food was okay. Some did not seem to be fresh. Flavors were there though."
    Dined on 2/11/2014
  • "We ate at Heritage India-Georgetwn for my son's birthday. The whole evening was so pleasant, that we definitely will be dining there again."
    Dined on 1/12/2014
  • "I had remembered this restaurant as a recommended Indian restaurant in Georgetown, but was disappointed by the mediocre food. It's hard to get good Indian food in DC, and this is yet another so-so restaurant. I'm going to stick with my favorite Passage to India in Bethesda for next time."
    Dined on 12/30/2013
  • "A rare restaurant offering Southern as well as Northern Indian cuisine in chic surroundings by a terrific staff. It's my go-to place with friends and visiting tourists. Yum"
    Dined on 12/26/2013
  • "This terrific restaurant only got better with the addition of Malgudi, which features South India cuisine. Totally great."
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "Everything was great. Wide range of dishes from usual suspects to tasty changes of pace. Friendly, efficient staff. Fun ambience. Just a great, relaxed experience. A perfect Friday night end of the week meal."
    Dined on 11/22/2013
  • "Nice Indian restaurant. I liked that there is a deprecate South Indian menu. Got to try some new cuisines."
    Dined on 11/20/2013
  • "Excellent food, great service. What's not to like? We don't live in the area but I would definitely come back if we did."
    Dined on 10/8/2013
  • "I ordered the Malayan Curry with shrimp. It was bland, tasteless. I will not try it again!"
    Dined on 8/22/2012
  • "my first time their my girlfriend and I were the only ones their so i really cant speak on atmosphere but the food was great"
    Dined on 8/17/2012
  • "My wife and I had eaten at Heritage more than a decade ago and had a very pleasant meal. We returned to G'town with our children and once again were pleasently surprise of the food quality, the great and kind service by the staff. We would return again if the opportunity arises."
    Dined on 8/5/2012
  • "Heritage India has a new menu, and the food is still very good, so it remains one of our favorite Indian restaurants. We would definitely go back to try other new items on the menu. The restaurant has high quality food at a very reasonable price - we had two appetizers, salmon tandoori, and three vegetable sides. We took home more than half of the salmon, so the order was more than enough for two. The only drawback was that the main courses came out a little too quickly, but that was somewhat mitigated by the fact that the vegetables come in pots that rest over a small candle, so they remain hot throughout the meal."
    Dined on 7/28/2012
  • "Wonderfully prepared, delicately balanced spices - delicious!"
    Dined on 7/20/2012
  • "Excellent food and service. The management was pleasant and accommodating."
    Dined on 7/16/2012
  • "The food quality has declined. Cannot return until quality improves."
    Dined on 6/15/2012
  • "Was thrilled to see their menu has vegan items. A must-go tor vegetarians and vegans. Delish!!"
    Dined on 6/8/2012
  • "The food was excellent. Nice menu with decent variety. The wait staff were attentive and were quick to fix anything wrong."
    Dined on 6/2/2012
  • "There was a wedding party underway at Heritage India, so our group was shunted to Heritage Asia. We had extremely slow service despite the fact that for at least an hour we were the only party there. The food seemed to be of lesser quality than I remember in the past."
    Dined on 5/24/2012
  • "We had a large group and were seated next to another large group; our tables were so close that it was difficult to move around. Waiters were indifferent. Food was pretty good but not gourmet."
    Dined on 5/18/2012
  • "Heritage India has the best traditional north Indian food in the area, bar none. The new menu no longer includes my wife's and my favorite non-vegetarian dish, grouper jalfreezi. At our request, though, the kitchen made it for us. It was just as good as ever, and maybe even better. How the chef gets the fish to come out so firm and properly cooked despite the fact that it is fully coated by spices and the delicious, tomato-based curry sauce is a mystery. I hope the restaurant puts it back on the menu. The first-class aloo gobi masala, saag paneer, chana masala, and tandoori roti were also as good as usual."
    Dined on 5/16/2012
  • "this was my first time at Heritage India and it was their first day for a new menu. Went with colleagues from work and we all plan on returning! The food was wonderful, service impeccable, and with a wonderful ambiance."
    Dined on 4/16/2012
  • "Heritage serves up classic Indian food, and based on our visits over the past years, is consistently very good. A starter platter to begin with a nice variety of tastes. Chicken tikka for the lady, and lamb vindaloo for me; along with nan and dal for the table. Everything was well prepared and delicious. Attentive service as well."
    Dined on 4/6/2012
  • "Great Indian food! Not your run of the mill Indian restaurant."
    Dined on 3/3/2012
  • "The murgh makhani is absolutely amazing. Best I've ever had."
    Dined on 2/18/2012
  • "The actual taste of the food was excellent, I would rank this restaurant two steps below Rasika.However, Heritage India like many Indian restaurants, fits into the "forgettable" category of generic dining. The service was terrible, we had to ask twice for everything. It took 45 minutes to get the check, and they just left our food sitting on the table for that amount of time."
    Dined on 2/14/2012
  • "Really tasty food with a good selection of vegetarian and vegan dishes for those who want them. Attentive and professional wait staff. Peaceful atmosphere. Highly recommended!"
    Dined on 2/3/2012
  • "We had service that was borderliine neglectful and the waiter brought my husband lamb when he ordered chicken. We think that the fact the tip automatically tacked on to a party of 6 or more may have been part of the reason."
    Dined on 1/28/2012
  • "This place is great. The food was delicious and the service was excellent."
    Dined on 1/23/2012
  • "Excellent Food and Service. The restaurant is very well decorated. Not only is the food extremely good but the presentation is impressive. I am very pleased with my experience and would recommend it to anyone who likes Indian food. Be careful on what you order some meals can be very spicy, be ready for that."
    Dined on 1/22/2012