Who doesn't love a good bite of Indian? The creamy spiced curry sauces paired with a fresh cucumber yoghurt and a delicious side of warm, freshly cooked naan bread - we know you're already salivating. Lucky for you, here's a no-stress list of all the best Indian options to get your (very recent) Indian craving sorted out in delicious, tasty style. Check it out!
NITHIK'S KITCHEN (Rozelle)
A favourite amongst locals, Nithik's Kitchen is sure to hit the spot. This Indian restaurant is one of the best in town, with dishes including combinations such as stewed coconut chicken with green chilli sauce and green peas, and slow cooked goat in tomato, onion, cumin sauce with dried apricots. Either way, Nithik's will have you drooling for days.
Location: 701-703 Darling Street, Rozelle NSW 2039
ABHI'S INDIAN RESTAURANT (North Strathfield)
Abhi's isn't cheap, but it sure is delicious. Listed in the Sydney Morning Herald's Good Food Guide and coming up to their 27th year of business, you know that Abhi's is genuine. With dishes like their Goa Fish Curry (barramundi fillets in a delicious spiced sauce) and their Kadhai Paneer (delectable homemade cottage cheese with spiced vegetables), you know you're in for a treat.
Location: 163 Concord Road, North Strathfield NSW 2137
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SURJIT'S INDIAN RESTAURANT (Annandale)
With almost 30 years of exquisite, mouth-watering Indian cuisine, you know that Surjit's will treat you right. Renowned for their warm and welcoming customer service, and even more famous for their delicious food, Surjit's is one of the top restaurants in Annandale. Hit up their vindaloo curry for a hot Goanese journey of flavours.
Location: 215 Parramatta Road, Annandale NSW 2038
INDIAN PALACE RESTAURANT (Balmain)
Indian Palace was Balmain's very first Indian Restaurant and it has certainly made an impression. Every dish is brimming with gorgeous Indian herbs, spices and flavours. Watch out for their spice rating - stick on level four or lower if you're faint hearted. If you're brave enough go for a level six, or very spicy level seven, just don't forget a side of yoghurt!
Location: 235 Darling Street, Balmain NSW 2041
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THE TASTE OF VILLAGE (Burwood)
Rated one of the best restaurants in Burwood, the Taste of Village is a favourite with locals and visitors alike. It's amazing northern India flavours are unmistakeable throughout their dishes, with a wide variety including favourites such as butter chicken to more exotic dishes such as their Dal Makhani with lemon pepper tuna and grilled New Orleans-style BBQ prawns.
Location: 131 Liverpool Road, Burwood NSW 2134
BOMBAY STREET KITCHEN (Glebe)
This restaurant-cross-takeaway joint offers a menu featuring a wide variety of Indian cuisine alongside many diverse and exciting street food options. With a menu this extensive, you're definitely going to need to take your time. If you are in a hurry, they offer a Bombay Lunch Box for under $10 - your favourite curry with a side of rice and a pappadum.
Location: University Hall, Corner of Glebe Point and Parramatta Roads, Glebe NSW 2037
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