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Bombay Darbar

#11 of 3,358 Restaurants in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
As featured in The Magic City and 1 other guide
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2901 Florida Ave, Coconut Grove, Miami, FL 33133-5211 (3195 Commodore Plaza)
+1 305-444-7272
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 18:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Wed - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in Coconut Grove for 4 nights. We were in need of a curry so went here on the first night. We were silly in thinking that the food would not be very spicy hot so we ordered super hot ( the restaurant gives you a choice from mild to super hot) - how wrong we were! It was... More 

Thank alpaca2016
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I loved the food there. Mango chicken is must try. Only flaw of this restaurant is serving time is slightly longer, it could be because we went during busy hour.

Thank travelbreather
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seated promptly with our reservation and our server was on point throughout our meal. We started with the delicious vegetable samosas, then enjoyed mango curry chicken, garlic naan and shrimp biryani. A-plus on heat. Paired with semi-sweet Riesling and Kingfisher of course! Perfection.

Thank Arlenete
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a huge fan of Indian food, but it's hard to find the good stuff in south Florida. Well, I've got news: THIS PLACE IS FANTASTIC! I have standards when trying a new Indian restaurant: papadam with chutney, vegetable samosas, chicken saag with basmati rice, and pistachio khulfi. These items have to be on the menu, or I just leave.... More 

Thank Katrina H
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a fairly low expectation for an Indian restaurant in Miami but this was surprisingly good and as good as any decent Indian restaurant in the England!They are able to give you choice on how hot you want a dish and seemed to get it right for everyone in the group. Very impressed and very enjoyable

1 Thank Saimanjai
Miami, Florida
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had heard some good comments about this place when it was at a smaller venue, finally got chance to try it at their new setting. The place is large and designed for productivity, feels more like an elegant banquet hall than a restaurant. It is loud, but not more than most modern restaurants. We were seated promptly, ordered some appetizers... More 

Thank Dionysi0s
Novi Sad, Serbia
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2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So sorry to write this review, but I have to. The worst experience since I moved to Miami. I made a reservation for this evening, and as soon as me and my boyfriend arrived we were seated at small table in the left corner of the restaurant. That was the only nice thing. After 10 minutes server approached and asked... More 

Thank sljokica26
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271 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with friends. We had the lentil crackers (so delicious, yet salty). Garlic Naan. Chicken Tikka Masala. Lamb Roganjosh. Saag Chicken with Spinach. We enjoyed sitting outside al fresco. The service was impeccable. The food was outstanding. I would definitely dine here again. Highly recommended. Inside seating was very busy (noisier). The bar seating area is nice, if that's... More 

Thank Miley2007
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The food was lovely but it was a small portion. The waiter was very nice and attentive. He explained the levels of spice in the food and he was constantly checking in on us to see if we needed anything

Thank Mahogany R
Singapore, Singapore
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

My husband and dine at this place with our ex-colleagues last Friday, it was a good ambience and gets really crowded especially if you did not or did make any reservation. It is a full house when we had our dinner there. We ordered butter chicken (husband's favorite) it tasted like there is a lot of clove and i don't... More 

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Florida Ave, Coconut Grove, Miami, FL 33133-5211
    (3195 Commodore Plaza)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-444-7272
Our dining room dining room falls somewhere between red-velvet regal and Slum Dog casual, with white table linens, fresh roses and vinyl-coated menus. There's gentle, tinkling music, authentic if slightly wooze-inducing incense and, for better weather, a petite patio.

Our menu is centered mostly on the northern half of the country but includes fiery Goan specialties and henna-red vindaloo. Our knowledgeable, welcoming and sincere staff makes ordering easy for novices. Meals begin with a complimentary stack of crisp pappadom with thimbles of thick-cut onion chutney and a green-as-fresh-cut-grass coriander version for dipping. A side order of mixed chutneys yields store-bought but no less delicious sour mango pickle and sweet mango chutney.

Come visit our lovely, value-priced dreamy addition to Coconut Grove!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?