Indian Grocery Stores in Washington D.C.

When it comes to Indian spices and grocery shopping, Washington DC offers limited choice.

For reasons not known, Patel Brothers, Subzi Mandi, Apna Bazaar and other major Indian grocery store chains have not established stores in Washington DC.

Hence, if you're looking to buy Indian spices and grocery week after week, your best bet is to visit Silver Spring in Maryland or Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax or Centreville in Virginia.

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Atta at an Indian Grocery Store

Indian Grocery
Be it Toor Dal, Masoor Dal, Moong Dal or Atta, you can buy them all and more either Sliver Spring, MD or Centreville, VA Indian grocery stores.

Besides commonplace items like atta, par boiled rice, Basmati rice, sona masoori rice, kala Channa, Washington DC area Indian grocery stores also peddle Indian spice powders like Pulao Masala, Garama Masala Powder, Bisi Bele Bath Mix, MTR Pulihora Mix and breakfast items Idly-mix, Dosa mix, Andhra Mustard seeds, Narasu's & Coorg coffee powder, Gatti Avulakki etc as well.

Fresh Indian Vegetables

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Tindora at an Indian Grocery Store

Fresh Indian vegetables like Karela, Baingan, Tindora, Okra, Patra, Curry Leaves, Spinach, Gongura leaves, small green chilli are also available at desi grocery stores in Washington DC area.

Hindu Pooja Items
Also, Washington DC area Indian grocery stores also peddle Hindu puja items like lamps, agarbathi, camphor, mysore sandalwood powder, vermilion and small idols of Hindu gods as well.

Orient Foods
2116 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20019
Ph: 202-265-7100
Saras Food Market
3008 Q St NW
Washington, D.C. 20017
Ph: 202-223-7972