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    Nirvana Taste of India

    4.8 (156 ratings) • Indian • $
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    • Picked for you
        • Chicken Tikka Masala
          Diced boneless, white meat chicken tandoori style and cooked in rich tomato cream sauce
        • Tadka Daal
          Yellow lentil cooked with herb and spices
        • Saag Paneer
          Spicy spinach cooked with pieces of fresh home-made cheese
        • Butter Chicken
          Pulled tandoori grilled chicken in a buttery tomato and nut sauce
        • Lamb Vindaloo
          Lamb pieces marinated in vinegar and spices, with potatoes in a spicy tomato and onion sauce
      • Hot Appetizers
          • Meat Samosas (2)
            Spicy turnovers stuffed with minced lamb and spices
          • Vegetable Samosas (2)
            Spicy turnovers stuffed with potatoes and green peas
          • Mushroom Samosas
            Turnovers stuffed with sautéed mushrooms & herbs
          • Aloo Tikki (2)
            Spicy potato patties deep fried
          • Vegetable Pakoras
            Fresh cut vegetables, deep fried in chick pea batter
          • Reshmi Pakoras
            Boneless white meat tender pieces of chicken, deep fried in chick pea batter
          • Fried Jhinga Poori
            Sautéed shrimp, served with deep fried wheat bread
          • Chicken Tikka
            Tender pieces of chicken marinated in spices and yogurt and cooked on skewers in tandoor clay oven
          • Paneer Pakoras
            Fresh homemade cheese, deep fried in spicy chick pea batter
          • Fish Pakoras
            Fresh fish pieces deep fried in chickpea batter
          • Nirvana Vegetarian Platter
            Assortment of vegetable pakoras, samosa, tikki and cheese pakoras
          • Nirvana Non-Vegetarian Platter
            Meat samosa, chicken tikka, lamb kebab, seekh kebab and chicken pakoras
        • Soup
            • Mulligatawny Soup
              Spicy hot soup, made with lentils and spices
            • Sambar Soup
              Lentil soup with mixed vegetables and tamarind
            • Chicken Soup
              Boneless chicken soup, with herbs and spices
            • Tomato Coconut Soup
              Creamy tomato soup with spices and a touch of coconut
          • Chaat and Salad
              • Beet Salad
                Roasted beets, spinach, carrots, lemon zest, mint
              • Aloo Papri Chaat
                Spiced potatoes and fried wheat wafers tossed with yogurt and sweet & sour sauce
              • Aloo Tikki Chaat
                Spiced potatoes patties deep fried mixed with cucumbers, chickpeas and tomatoes, with yogurt and sweet & sour sauce
              • Samosa Chaat
                Spiced samosa deep fried mixed with cucumbers, chickpeas and tomatoes, with yogurt and sweet & sour sauce
              • Chicken Chaat
                Pieces of white meat chicken and cucumber tossed in our sweet and sour tangy sauce
              • Garden Salad
                Seasonal garden greens, tomatoes, onions, cucumbers
            • Special Regional Dishes From Banglore And Madras
                • Chat Papri
                  Wheat chips and chick peas served with tamarind and yogurt
                • Bhel
                  A mixture of puffed rice, gram flour sev, crushed poories, tomatoes and onions served with hot and sweet chutnies. From the shores of Bombay
              • Special Regional Dishes From The Shores Of Bombay
                  • Pav Bhaji with Toasted Roll
                    Famous Bombay style potatoes, cauliflower, peas, carrots, tomatoes, beans and onions seasoned to your preference degree of spiciness and served with a toasted roll
                • Special Regional Dishes From Dosa
                    • Plain Dosa
                    • Masala Dosa
                      Crepe stuffed with potatoes and onions
                    • Chicken Dosa
                      Crepe stuffed with barbequed chicken and potatoes
                    • Lamb Dosa
                      Crepe stuffed with barbequed lamb and potatoes
                    • Mysor Dosa
                      Crepe layered with tamarind and coconut
                    • Mysor Masala Dosa
                      Crepe stuffed with potatoes and onions and layered with tamarind and coconut
                    • Uttapam
                      A thick rice and lentil pancake topped with tomatoes, onions, peppers and fresh coriander. Served with coconut chutney and sambar (lentil soup)
                    • Idli Sambar
                      Rice and lentil batter steamed in molds and served with lentil soup
                    • Medu Vada
                      Lentil dumplings served with sambhar (Lentil soup)
                  • Tandoori Specials
                      • Tandoori Chicken
                        Tender chicken, marinated in yogurt, spices and baked
                      • Kali Mirchi Ke Tikka
                        Tender pieces of white meat chicken cubes marinated in yogurt and spices, cooked on skewers in our Tandoor
                      • Seekh Kabab
                        Finely minced lamb, seasoned with chopped onions, chopped bell peppers, herbs and spices, then baked on skewers in our tandoor.
                      • Lamb Kabab
                        Cubes of succulent leg of lamb, marinated in yogurt sauce and baked in Tandoor
                      • Fish Tikka
                        Filets of fresh salmon, marinated in yogurt and spices, cooked in Tandoor
                      • Tandoori Jhinga
                        Fresh jumbo shrimp marinated in delicate yogurt, baked on skewers in our Tandoor
                      • Tandoori Mixed Grill
                        Combination of tandoori specialties like Tandoori chicken, chicken tikka, boti kabob, tandoori shrimp, seekh kebab
                      • Tandoori Rack of Lamb
                        Rack of lamb chops marinated in yogurt and exotic spices, succulent and tender from our clay oven
                    • Nivana Dinners
                        • Veggie Dinner for 2
                          Soup, samosa, saag paneer, malai kofta, naan, raita, rice ,kheer and gulab jamun
                        • Royal Dinner for 2
                          Soup, meat samosa, butter chicken, lamb bhuna, tandoori mixed grilled, naan, rasmalai and gulab jamun
                      • Vegetarian
                          • Malai Kofta
                            Vegetable balls cooked in a creamy nut sauce with fresh herbs and spices
                          • Mixed Vegetables
                            Mixed garden fresh vegetables cooked with herbs and spices
                          • Baingan Bhartha
                            Eggplant specially baked over an open flame, mashed and sautéed with onions, garlic, ginger and spices
                          • Shahi Aloo Gobhi
                            Cauliflower and potatoes cooked with tomato, onion, herbs and spices
                          • Paneer Chili
                            Spicy chili curry cooked with pieces of fresh home-made cheese
                          • Saag Paneer
                            Spicy spinach cooked with pieces of fresh home-made cheese
                          • Mutter Paneer
                            Fresh green peas cooked with homemade cheese chunks, herbs and light spices
                          • Subz Panchmeal
                            Red, yellow, green peppers, artichoke 15 and asparagus, stir fried with flavoured tomato and green cardamom sauce
                          • Aloo Palak
                            Potatoes and spinach cooked with onions, tomatoes and ginge
                          • Aloo Mutter
                            Fresh green peas cooked in a delicately spiced sauce with potatoes
                          • Kabuli Chanaa
                            Whole chick peas cooked with onions and tomatoes
                          • Vegetable Korma
                            Fresh garden vegetables cooked in a creamy sauce with nuts and spices
                          • Shahi Bhindi
                            Fresh okra, cooked with onions, ginger, tomatoes and Indian spices
                          • Dal Makhani
                            Lentils in butter with fresh herbs and spices, garnished with fresh coriander
                          • Shahi Paneer Korma
                            Fresh homemade cheese sautéed with ginger and garlic in a light tomato cream sauce with cashews and raisins
                          • Tadka Daal
                            Yellow lentil cooked with herb and spices
                          • Tofu Masala
                            Tofu cooked in a tomato coconut cream sauce
                          • Tofu Do Piaza
                            Tofu pan roasted with onion, bell peppers, tomatoes & spices
                          • Baingan Mirchi Salan
                            Whole baby baingan and bell peppers
                          • Tofu Saag
                            Tofu cooked with spinach & spices
                          • Chana Saag
                            Chickpeas cooked with spinach & spices
                          • Paneer Tikka Masala
                            Cubes of cheese, cooked in a rich tomato cream sauce
                          • Chole Bhature
                            Chickpeas served with a deep fried puffed bread
                          • Saag with makai ka roti
                            Spinach with griddle cooked corn flour bread
                        • Chef's Recommendation
                            • Tandoori Duck Masala
                              Tender pieces of boneless breast of duckling, tandoori style, cooked in rich cream sauce
                            • Tandoori Duck Kadahi
                              Boneless breast of tandoori duck, pan roasted with onions, tomatoes, and spices
                            • Lobster Masala
                              Lobster with mustard seeds, tamrind, coconut milk and curry masala
                            • Vegetable Hakka Noodles
                              Sir-fried vegetable lo-mein
                            • Gobi Manchurian
                              Deep fried cauliflower with onion, garlic & chili sauce
                            • Vegetable Manchurian
                              Vegetable fritters in tangy ginger garlic sauce
                          • Chicken
                              • Chicken Tikka Masala
                                Diced boneless, white meat chicken tandoori style and cooked in rich tomato cream sauce
                              • Chicken Vindaloo
                                Boneless chicken cooked with potatoes and tangy sauce
                              • Chicken Saagwala
                                Boneless chicken cooked with spinach and freshly ground spices
                              • Chicken Curry
                                Boneless chicken cooked in thick curry sauce
                              • Chicken Chili
                                Boneless chicken cooked in a spicy chili curry
                              • Chicken Methi
                                Boneless chicken cooked with fresh fenugreek leaves
                              • Chicken Mushroom
                                Boneless chicken cooked with mushrooms and exotic herbs and spices
                              • Chicken Do-Piaza
                                Fresh boneless chicken, pan roasted with onions, tomatoes, bell peppers, scallions and spices
                              • Chicken Korma
                                Boneless chicken, exotic spices, herbs and nuts in a mild cream sauce
                              • Butter Chicken
                                Pulled tandoori grilled chicken in a buttery tomato and nut sauce
                              • Chicken 65
                                Chinese Hakka style chili chicken with ginger and green chilis
                              • Mango Chicken
                                Pan-roasted boneless chicken cooked with mango sauce and spices
                              • Chicken Tikka Daal
                                Boneless chicken cooked with black lentils
                            • Seafood
                                • Shrimp Curry
                                  Juicy jumbo shrimp cooked in a spicy curry sauce and garnished with fresh coriander
                                • Swordfish Masala
                                  Chunks of fresh swordfish in a rich creamy tomato sauce, garnished with fresh coriander
                                • Shrimp Saagwala
                                  Juicy shrimp with fresh spinach & exotic spices
                                • Shahi Shrimp Korma
                                  Juicy jumbo shrimp cooked in a creamy sauce with nuts and raisins
                                • Goan Shrimp Curry
                                  shrimp cooked in tangy sauce with coconut milk and spices
                                • Shrimp Vindaloo
                                  Shrimp in a spicy curry sauce with potatoes, onions and tomatoes, touched with vinegar
                                • Shrimp Do Piaza
                                  Juicy shrimp pan roasted with ginger, garlic, onions and spices
                                • Kerala Fish Curry
                                  Fresh swordfish in a coconut sauce with curry leaf, mushrooms, green peppers and onions
                                • Shrimp Masala
                                  Fresh jumbo shrimp, cooked in a rich creamy tomato sauce garnished with fresh coriander
                              • Lamb
                                  • Lamb Curry
                                    Cubes of lamb cooked in thick gravy of exotic spices and herbs
                                  • Bhuna Lamb
                                    Boneless lamb with sliced onions, tomatoes, spices and bell pepper, garnished with fresh coriander
                                  • Lamb Vindaloo
                                    Lamb pieces marinated in vinegar and spices, with potatoes in a spicy tomato and onion sauce
                                  • Rogan Josh
                                    Kashmir specialty of lamb cooked in a fragrant yogurt and nut curry
                                  • Lamb Saag
                                    Chunks of boneless lamb, cooked with spinach and spices
                                  • Lamb Mushrooms
                                    Pieces of boneless lamb cooked with mushroom and spices
                                  • Lamb Korma
                                    Pieces of boneless lamb cooked with exotic spices, herbs and nuts in a mild cream sauce
                                  • Lamb Do-Piaza
                                    Pieces of BBQ lamb roasted with onions, tomatoes and spices, garnished with coriander
                                  • Keema Mutter
                                    Minced lamb cooked with peas, onions, tomato, herbs and spices
                                  • Lamb Tikka Masala
                                    Cubes of lamb baked in a clay oven, folded into a delicate creamy tomato sauce
                                • Goat (Bone-In)
                                    • Goat Curry
                                      Pieces of goat in a curry with garlic, ginger and freshly ground spices
                                    • Goat Korma
                                      Pieces of goat cooked with exotic spices, herbs and nuts in a mild cream sauce
                                    • Nirvana Goat
                                      Pieces of goat cooked in a delightful coconut curry
                                  • Rice Specialties
                                      • Vegetable Biryani
                                        Basmati rice cooked with exotic spices, herbs, fresh vegetables
                                      • Chicken Biryani
                                        Basmati rice cooked with chicken chunks, nuts and spices
                                      • Lamb Biryani
                                        Juicy pieces of lamb, cooked with basmati rice and spices, garnished with nuts
                                      • Goat Biryani
                                        Basmati rice and goat chunks cooked with nuts and flavored with saffron
                                      • Jhinga Biryani
                                        Saffron flavored basmati rice cooked with shrimp and nuts
                                      • Nirvana Special Biryani
                                        Basmati rice cooked in butter with pieces of shrimp, fish, chicken, lamb, paneer (cheese), vegetables, nuts, raisins and garnished with fresh mint
                                      • Peas Pullau
                                        Peas cooked with ginger, onion and garlic mixed into basmati rice
                                    • Fresh Indian Breads
                                        • Naan
                                          Unleavened bread baked in clay oven Tandoor
                                        • Stuffed Naan
                                          Unleavened bread stuffed with potatoes and spiced
                                        • Chicken Naan
                                          Unleavened bread stuffed with diced chicken, herbs & spices
                                        • Garlic Naan
                                          Unleavened, bread stuffed with fresh garlic
                                        • Onion Kulcha
                                          Unleavened white bread stuffed with onions, baked in Tandoor
                                        • Keema Naan
                                          Unleavened white bread stuffed with spices and minced lamb
                                        • Pashawary Naan
                                          Unleavened bread stuffed with dried fruits, shredded coconut and nuts
                                        • Tandoori Roti
                                          Whole-wheat naan
                                        • Mozzarella Naan
                                          Unleavened, bread stuffed with fresh mozzarella cheese
                                        • Coriander & Chili Naan
                                        • Aloo Paratha
                                          Whole wheat bread, stuffed with spiced potatoes, cooked on a griddle with butter
                                        • Plain Paratha
                                          Multi-layered whole wheat bread griddle-cooked with butter
                                        • Bhatura
                                          Refined flour, deep fried puffed bread
                                        • Poori (2)
                                          Whole wheat, deep fried puffed bread
                                        • Chapati (2)
                                          Thin whole wheat bread, griddle cooked with or without butter
                                        • Makia Ka Roti
                                          Griddle cooked corn flour bread
                                      • Side Orders
                                          • Raita
                                            Yogurt with shredded cucumbers, potato and mint
                                          • Plain Yogurt
                                          • Basmati Rice
                                          • Desi Salad
                                            red onion, chillies and lemon
                                          • Papadum
                                            Lightly spiced lentil wafer
                                          • Mixed Pickle
                                          • Mango Chutney
                                          • Tikka Masala Sauce (16oz)
                                        • Beverages
                                            • Lassi
                                              A delicious yogurt shake
                                            • Mango Lassi
                                              A delicious mango yogurt shake
                                            • Pistachio Shake
                                              A delicious pistachio milkshake
                                            • Fruit Juice
                                            • Soda
                                            • Tea
                                            • Coffee
                                            • Masala Tea
                                            • Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice
                                            • Lemonade
                                          • Desserts
                                              • Rasmalai (2)
                                                Home-made cheese patties, cooked in a milk syrup, almonds and nutsy
                                              • Gulab Jamun (2)
                                                Deep fried wheat and milk balls, soaked in syrup
                                              • Ice Cream
                                              • Badami Kulf
                                                Exotic Indian ice cream with saffron, almonds and nuts
                                              • Kheer
                                                Rice cooked in sweetened milk, raisins and almonds Gajar Ka Halva
                                              • Gajar Ka Halva (Carrot Cake)
                                                Minced carrots in milk flavored with nuts and rose water
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                                            The most ordered items from Nirvana Taste of India are: Garlic Naan, Chicken Tikka Masala, Basmati Rice.

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