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!
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.
📍 Ponce City Market, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE n134, Atlanta
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 Chaana Moshol-la, which is a chickpea/veggie take on the Indian restaurant staple.
📍 4847 Peachtree Rd, Chamblee, Atlanta
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!
📍 1569 N Decatur Rd, Atlanta
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.
📍 100 Luckie St NW, Atlanta
5. Jai Ho
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 crispy wontons, stuffed with potatoes and chutneys!
📍 99 Krog St NE Suite H, Atlanta
6. Blue India
Blue India has become an institutional part of Atlanta’s culinary scene when it comes to Indian food. The elegant space serves up those traditional dishes with a contemporary spin, making each visit its own unique, flavorful journey.
📍 933 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta
7. 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.
📍 406 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur
8. 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.
📍 2144 Johnson Ferry Rd NE, Atlanta