If you’ve got a soft spot for Indian cuisine, then this round-up is for you. There’s an unbeatable selection of Indian restaurants in and around Atlanta, so we thought we’d help you out by curating this list of Atlanta’s favorites. From deliciously spicy curries to innovative twists on traditional dishes, keep scrolling for some culinary inspiration in the ATL, especially if you love Indian food!
Where: Ponce City Market
This absolute gem in Ponce City Market is beloved by many Indian cuisine connoisseurs. The vibrant space serves up grilled Indian street food, so you’re able to savor the flavor of authentic no-nonsense cuisine from India. Expect flatbreads and grilled meats, inspired by the tea and kabab houses seen across India.
2. Ruchi Bangladeshi Cuisine
For an irresistible selection of curries and other beloved Bangladeshi plates, don’t miss out on Ruchi if you’re a lover of Indian food. We suggest trying out the Channa Moshol-la, which is a chickpea/veggie take on the Indian restaurant staple.
Where: Johns Creek
When you check out Sankranti’s extensive menu, you’re going to want to order an Indian feast! Their knowledgeable staff will help you fully savor your favorite Indian flavors with a plethora of incredible dishes on offer. However, this is an up-scale kind of place, making it perfect for a special treat or a date to impress!
4. Aamar Indian Cuisine
Beloved by many Atlantan’s, Aamar is a hotspot you need to know if you’re a fan of Indian food. The unpretentious vibes and late-night dining make it an undisputed option when those Indian cravings take over.
5. Jai Ho
Where: Krog Street Market
There’s a unique and innovative selection of Indian bites on offer at Krog Street Market’s Jai Ho. We recommend trying their Paani Poori (pictured above), hollow deep fried crisp wontons, stuffed with potatoes and chutneys!
6. Blue India
Blue India has become an institutional part of Atlanta’s culinary scene when it comes to Inidian food. The elegant space serves up those traditional dishes with a contemporary spin, making each visit its own unique flavorful journey.
7. Dash & Chutney
Where: Chattahoochee Food Works
If you’ve visited Chattahoochee Food Works and adore Indian cuisine, then we can bet our bottom dollar that you’ve tried Dash & Chutney. If you haven’t, then this is your sign to do so, with the restaurant boasting unbeatable traditional flavors using fresh & bold ingredients.
8. Chai Pani
Enjoy Indian street snacks, platters, lassis, draft beers, and more, at this colorful Decatur gem. This award-winning restaurant is a great place to try out some of the best bites from India’s thriving street food scene.
9. Moon Indian Cuisine
There’s an extensive menu of curries available at Moon Indian Cuisine, making this beloved Brookhaven eat great if you’re craving a curry. However, don’t sleep on their Biryani’s. They really are the stars of the menu.