This page will guide you to the greatest Indian eateries in Sydney. Because of its widespread appeal, Indian cuisine has been adopted and adapted by people all over the world. To make matters worse, it's not always obvious to foreigners inexperienced with Indian food where they may find a genuine meal. Do not be concerned. With that in mind, we have created a list of some of Sydney's top curry places to help you make the most of your time here.
Whether you're in the mood for a fiery vindaloo or a soothing lassie, Sydney has an Indian restaurant ready to satisfy your spicy food demands with dishes like rich, creamy red curries; soft, charry naan breads; greasy, hot pickles; and more.
Taste the tropical flavours of the south, the earthy heat of the north, or venture to Sydney's own little India in Harris Park for a true subcontinental experience. We've also included some delicious dishes from Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bangladesh because these cuisines share many characteristics with each other.
Lankan Filling Station
Have you tried the hoppers at the Sri Lankan restaurant in Darlinghurst? Have you tried their brunch menu, which features items like an egg roll topped with fermented chilli and sambol for a fiery kick first thing in the morning? Even though it is not an authentic Indian restaurant, O Tama Carey's Sri Lankan eatery has plenty of heat and spice for those who crave it.
You can always try the crab curries that are served once a month as part of a Sunday set meal that is so bursting with spices, flavours, and colours that it's like eating within a kaleidoscope. For good reason, reservations for the crab lunches sell out quickly. For $80, you get a spread of coconutty pol sambol, soft red lentil dahl, spicy Katta sambol, and an endless supply of pappadams, all of which are piled onto your table like a game of Tetris. There are also sunset-colored sour and sweet pickles, snake beans with Maldive tamarind, and fish, shredded beetroot relish, lime pickle (so pucker-powerful you might turn inside
Hoppers are a type of pancake prepared with fermented rice flour and coconut milk, and they are traditionally topped with a soft-boiled egg. No matter how you eat your wraps—rolled, dipped, or torn—curry or sambol is an essential accompaniment.
On the beverages menu, you'll find house-blends of Lankan tea and the alcoholic coconut palm flower-based Ceylon Arrack. The last course consists of a pot of roasted curry scented with cumin, coriander seeds, and the crisp freshness of fennel seed, served over nutty red rice.
Think of a piano where the notes sound good no matter what order you play them in. That's the idea: add some beetroot to your curry for a touch of sweetness, and spice up your dahl with some lime juice and cayenne pepper.
Toss everything onto the crunchy pappadams and acknowledge that you won't be able to eat it all. You'll still put your trust in the dessert faeries to deliver your fair share of caramelised pineapple chunks atop sour kefir mascarpone. You'll keep coming back to O Tama Carey's little restaurant because you can customise almost every part of your meal.
Similar to an amazing wardrobe capsule, the menu items may be combined in an infinite number of different ways, so you'll never get bored of eating here. Let's say you happen to stop by the Lankan Filling Station on a weeknight, when services are typically available. In such a scenario, you will be given a white paper menu from which to choose your curry, with options ranging from those with a gentle coconut base to those with a dry spice combination that has been roasted nearly to the point of burning.
It's up to you to pick your sambols, hoppers, and drinks from a list that includes a wide variety of regional brews and interesting, natural wines that prove the sceptics wrong about the supposed incompatibility of spicy foods and alcohol.
After a year in which traditional Italian cuisine ruled in Sydney, the arrival of Lankan Filling Station was like a tropical hot; today we can't remember a time when hoppers weren't our first choice whenever anyone mentioned going out to eat.
Indu, a new Indian restaurant, is like entering a sleek maze. With a concentration on regional cuisine from India's rural south, Indu is a hidden spice wonderland. Below ground on George Street, with entry off Angel Place, this restaurant seems to grow as you make your way through it, with two kitchens, two private dining sections, and luxuriously upholstered, crescent-shaped seats full with hungry people thinking about curry.
The restaurant's interior is hollow, with a variety of places to snuggle into, such as semi-private arched rooms of stone and turquoise and gold three-quarter moon booths with trees planted in between. The music is geared towards those who were born in the 1970s.
The waiter is quite kind and convinces us that the $80 per person 'Signature Feast' banquet meal is well worth it because of the opulent surroundings. It is Indu's stated intention to bring Indian cuisine from the "villages" of India to Sydney.
Owner Sam Prince, who is of Indian and Sri Lankan descent, connected Indu with the Palmera organisation's Village to Village Program through connections made in his mother's native country. Charity helps widows who fled the Sri Lankan civil war find work after fleeing the country. This establishment serves as a charitable organisation as well as a restaurant.
Dosas, hoppers, and curries based on coconut oil and including ingredients like barramundi, hog belly, and slow-cooked Lachlan Valley lamb are served in a flurry. We suggest the buttery paratha to sop up all the delicious sauce.
Unlike what you may imagine, the food here is not simple fare typical of rural cooking. Get the coconut sambal first; we've been told that it's traditionally prepared with fresh coconut, shredded by hand at the table, but they've switched to dried coconut (although they do dry it themselves), so the resulting sambal is more of a powder than a paste, despite being spiced with Kashmiri chilli powder, devilled cashews, red onion, and sharpened with fresh lime.
Display aside, it's a tasty and light way to kick off the meal when served with toasted milk buns. Beautifully pearlescent scallops are paired with a crunchy julienne of radish and tangy yoghurt. Smoked goat dosa, with its supple meat and poppy pomegranate arils, is not like the typical huge newspaper roll of crisp dosa pancake. Instead, it's more like a miniature unwrapped tortilla.
Served with string hoppers (similar to clusters of fine rice noodles) and an excessively creamy sauce, this barramundi dish is inspired by the cuisines of southern Sri Lanka and India. We really enjoy Amma's dahl because of its silky texture and subtle mustard flavour. Pairs well with the lamb raan, which is slow-cooked for 48 hours to achieve a fall-apart tenderness, and is served with a tangy raita and refreshingly minty pickled onions.
Typical southern curry leaves and mustard seeds flavour lemon rice, and buttery parathas (so puffed up they're more like rotis) make for a great carbohydrate-heavy meal. Pass on the cocktails (they're more exciting to say than they are to drink) in favour of a crisp, dry glass of Woollaston Riesling from Nelson, New Zealand.
When compared to other, similarly flavoured options, Indu is a touch overpriced. On the other hand, we can't help but believe that the wonderful and undeniably more village-like atmosphere of Indian food presented in a less polished style (such as at Janani, Faheem's, and the Colonial, to name a few) is all the more enticing. Westernized to the degree where white baby boomers won't feel out of place, the cuisine is delicious, and a meal here will make a meaningful contribution to a good cause. That's the kind of thinking we can support.
It is believed that Hakka immigrants to India in the early 20th century introduced the first dishes that would come to be known as Indian Chinese cuisine. Indian Chinese food is now available in almost every city in India (and in some parts of Singapore and Malaysia as well), so there's no need to travel abroad to sample it.
Come quickly to Indian Chopsticks in Harris Park, a restaurant housed in a fibro cottage that has been renovated. Suburb is rapidly becoming a "Little India," with numerous Indian eateries, dessert shops, and grocery stores.
A staple of Indian Chinese cuisine is Manchurian chicken. It's a mishmash of chicken fillets stir-fried with various spices and herbs. The amount of sauce used is up to you, from drenching to scant. The waitress insists that you want it dry. Instead, the key to authentic Chilli chicken is the thick, soupy gravy that coats each piece of chicken, which is plenty of soy sauce and topped with chunks of crisp capsicum.
Meat eaters should note that beef is conspicuously absent from the menu, while lamb is abundant. Indulge in some time-honored classics like Mongolian lamb and crispy lamb strips with salt-and-pepper, or add some heat with Sichuan sauce, a red sauce boosted with chillies and garlic.
You can expect American chop suey to be as wonderful (or horrible) as your expectations for deep-fried noodles, saucy stir fry, and a fried egg. Crunchy and textured in every way imaginable, although the sauce is just too sweet for our liking.
Non-meat eaters won't go hungry either. Cauliflower florets seasoned in spicy masala and deep-fried to a nutty crunch make up the Gobi 65, a dish not to be missed. You can't go wrong with a plate of chilli paneer, either, which consists of fresh cottage cheese cubes stir-fried with chillies, soy sauce and capsicum.
If you eat at this restaurant, you must get the fuchka ($6.90). Stop laughing? Good. You may find this delicious and highly addictive street food in each city in Bangladesh. Crispy hollow wheat ball puffs are eaten over a vegetarian mash of chickpeas, potatoes, and spices (Indians call these panipuri).
The best part is making the little hole in the top of the hollow spheres, spooning in the filling, and finishing it off with a splash of chilli vinegar. The next step is to cram the whole thing into your mouth at once, and then sigh contentedly as the ball disintegrates into a savoury curry and crunchy shell.
Banoful, a Bangladeshi curry restaurant with new, embroidered crimson red seats and tablecloths, attracts many local families and couples. One of the signature dishes is the kacchi biryani ($12.90), a traditional celebration dish served at many Bangladeshi weddings. Basmati rice is yellowed with saffron and cooked with soft chunks of marinated goat in a cardamom-scented dish.
Also, the brain masala, which is wrapped in masala sauce and costs $10.90, is worth a shot if you're feeling adventurous. It has a nutty flavour, a slight creaminess, and the brains have been finely minced so that you won't even notice you're eating them.
Although they have subsequently opened a more upscale sibling restaurant on the Woolloomooloo waterfront, the original Abhi's in North Strathfield is still the best bet for a consistent Indian meal on any night of the week.
The restaurant doesn't stick to one style or cuisine style, and instead prepares dishes like tandoor-roasted meats from Punjab in the north and seafood curries from the Malabar coast in the south with equal fervour.
The chatpata squid is an interesting departure from the otherwise conventional menu; it's a take on Australia's famed salt and pepper squid, coated with spices and served with a tamarind dipping sauce. It's a no-brainer to win the appetiser round when paired with a dry Eden Valley Riesling from their concise wine list.
A fragrant and thick Goa fish curry and a delicately sweet goat dish are two of the restaurant's most popular curries, but where Abhi's (and Indian cuisine in general) really shines is in demonstrating that you don't need animal protein for a good dinner.
Thick, crunchy banana peppers and meaty chunks of smoky eggplant are featured in the ennai kathirikai, which is cooked in a creamy curry of ground cashew, coconut, and peanut in the traditional Hyderabadi fashion. Snack on the vegetables and soak up the sauce with paratha lachedar, a fried flatbread that will absorb every last drop in its flaky, folded crevices.
Seeing a pot of puri bubbling away on the stovetop and then being brought out fresh from the oven is a sight to behold. These deep-fried breads are shaped like little UFOs; they are hollow and squishy, with crisp edges and a mottled golden brown exterior. AD's Kitchen is one of the only locations in Sydney to serve a traditional Nepali breakfast, and they devote the entire morning on weekends to making it.
In the beginning, Anjana Dhakal (AD) managed AD's Kitchen out of her house as a catering business. Weekends are the best time to stop by for the buffet breakfast, which is especially beloved by expats longing for a flavour of home.
For $13 at the cashier, you can fill up as many plastic plates as you wish at the self-serve buffet. This includes an abundance of puri breads, aloo matar (a pea stew and mild potato), and kala chana (a dry curry of black gramme beans that can be adorned with raw red onion and tiny green chiles for a strong kick).
The Nepali equivalent of the Indian dessert jalebi, Jeri, is a vivid orange spiral of deep-fried dough soaked in syrup. There's nothing like a big urn of thick, sugary chai tea to get you energised fast.
Alternate between savoury and sweet flavours, or dabble in both. Like a Nepalese take on a desert taco, Jeri is often eaten by stuffing it inside a puri. Begin with sample sizes of everything on the menu so you can determine what you want more of. Additionally, the thirds. Take as much as you like, but remember to read the rules posted on the wall. Consume all that you can.
To avoid waiting in line, come before 10 a.m. or after 1 p.m.; the breakfast buffet closes at 2 p.m. Not satisfied yet? They offer a supper buffet with limitless momo dumplings for $25 per person.
You've probably driven right by Annapurna dozens of times without even noticing it. Even though it's tucked into a desolate section of Parramatta Road, this Nepalese eatery is well-known among the local Nepalese population, who keep it in their phone's contact list for easy access to takeout and catering.
That's probably why the dining room is usually so deserted, but don't let that put you off from staying in for a meal. It's well worth it to make the trip here for the food, and with just one other Nepalese family using the dining room at any given time, you can have a superb, reasonably priced meal in peace and quiet.
While the amount of heat and spice in Nepalese dishes is less than in Indian cooking, the dishes nonetheless deliver a rich and satisfying meal.
For starters, try some momos, the national cuisine of Nepal. These dumplings can be stuffed with chicken or veggies and feature a distinctive pleated appearance. After that, do like the natives do and dip them in hot tomato chutney before cramming the whole thing tastefully into your mouth.
Do not believe us, do you? When eating a momo, Nepalese people never bite it in half, lest they waste the delicious dumpling filling. You may also want to invite your vegetarian friends. You may make them so happy by giving them 15 various options for their main course.
For example, there's aloo tama bodi, a sour and spicy soup made from potato, black-eyed beans, and fermented bamboo shoots; there's bara, a black lentil pancake; and there are bhatmas Sadako, crunchy deep-fried soybeans with a sinus-clearing blast of mustard oil.
Those with a carnivorous diet should look for as many goat recipes as they can eat. Dry fried and jumbled with spicy flavour, the Bhutan Chura is paired with crisp flattened rice flakes.
Despite knowing that it contains goat liver and intestines, you will continue to eat it. If that's too much of a stretch, try the goat curry that comes with the thali, an Indian meal served on a silver plate with rice, dahl, pickles, and spinach. Quite surprisingly, goat is incredibly sensitive.
Several Indian foods, such as the chicken biryani, which is made with basmati rice and piled with chicken and spices, can be eaten in a car. The thukpa, a noodle soup and chicken popular in the Himalayas, may be available if you enjoy ordering off the menu.
Dish in Glebe, the sequel to the famed Toongabbie street food eatery, is only for the extremely hungry. Huge servings of authentic Sri Lankan food are on offer. The $22 lunch set menu is a heavy hitter on the value for money scale, even though pricing are slightly higher than at the original location in Western Sydney to account for rent.
Together with a mild beef curry flavoured with cloves, ginger and a Sri Lankan take on a spring roll filled with a soft, potato mixture and cumin-spiced fish housed inside its crunchy breaded casing, you can enjoy kottu roti, a coconut flatbread chopped up on the grill with vegetables and egg for a spicy stir-fry effect.
You'll also receive a hopper for use with various dipping needs. This crepe-like bowl is created from a batter of fermented coconut milk and rice flour, and it has lacy, crunchy edges. The base can be used to hold a sunny-side-up egg, or it can be used as a standalone edible spoon for catching curries. Dish welcomes anyone with dietary restrictions, offering gluten-free and dairy-free options and vegetarian dishes that are just as appetising as their meat-based counterparts.
And since more people eating means trying more foods, you might want to order some murtabak as well. Onion and chicken marinated in garlic and cooked in a flaky roti with a side of chicken curry that adds the heat you've been craving.
This restaurant may look like it has just enough room to swing a cat inside, but if you get past the first few tables and the watercolours of Sri Lankan village streetscapes, you'll find a private room that can accommodate a party of up to 15 people.
You can see the cooks at work as they roll batter around sizzling hopper pans and cater to the rainbow of curries simmering over the hotplates from a table near the front of the restaurant, which features an open service kitchen.
It can be difficult to navigate the menu if you are not familiar with Sri Lankan food. Unfortunately, the menu descriptions don't reveal much, and the usually helpful wait staff is cagey about providing key information. Try your luck and get a dosa just in case. This time the batter is made with fermented lentils instead of regular ones.
Masala stuffing of soft, delightfully spiced potato — look out for a wayward cinnamon stick — gets rolled up at almost table length, and it's served with a trio of dips: one hot chutney and one mild, and classic sambal, which is thin vegetable stew. The portions are generous (you can certainly take some of the food home with you), yet the quality is not sacrificed in favour of quantity.
Haveli Indian Restaurant and Sweets
On Wigram Street in Harris Park, you'll find Haveli Indian Restaurant and Sweets. Haveli Indian Restaurant and Sweets is the best Indian food in town, and the dishes are some of the most delicate you'll ever taste.
Lamb Saag, Fish Curry, Chicken Methi, and many other Indian favourites can be found at this restaurant located at 68 Wigram St, Harris Park NSW. In addition, you won't have to worry because they offer takeout and delivery services seven days a week. Chicken Methi, lamb saag, fish curry, and many other Indian dishes may be found on the menu.
Itself, the menu? They provide tempting daily offers and a large selection of customer favourites. Try the goat masala or fish madras if you're feeling daring; after all, you are in an Indian restaurant.
Amma's Modern Kitchen
Think of a bowl-shaped crepe that's thin and crispy on the sides and bubbling and squishy in the middle, like a pancake crossed with a crepe. Heaven, if you will. Sri Lankans refer to them as hoppers, and they're a common breakfast, lunch, and evening snack. All day long, Amma's Modern Kitchen serves up hoppers at pricing reasonable enough to make the trip to Toongabbie worthwhile.
The front takeout counter does a brisk business, but if you turn right into the back, air-conditioned dining area, you'll discover a swarm of elderly people, families, and children.
Patient customers are rewarded with a trio of hoppers for $5.90, despite the occasionally inattentive and delayed service. Adding a runny egg yolk to your hopper for only nine dollars is a no-brainer. On the side, you'll find a plate of lunu Miri chilli sambol to complement your egg hoppers, which will arrive with cracked black pepper sprinkled over the top.
Do what the locals do and eat with your hands instead of the silverware! Ripped portions can be dipped in the molten yolk. Those hints of sourness come from the fermented coconut milk and rice flour used to make the batter. Sambol, a hot paste consisting of dried red chillies and flakes of smoked and dried tuna called Maldive fish, should not be left out of your meal.
These hoppers are the lightest we've ever tasted; they're fried to a paper-thin perfection, so even after you've snapped your obligatory Instagram photo, the edges will still be crisp. The sweet variety, doused in coconut cream and dusted with jaggery black palm sugar, is superior. Just like in your wildest coconut caramel fantasy. While hoppers are delicious, you shouldn't limit yourself to just those if you visit Amma.
Start with pittu, which are steamed coconut cakes and rice flour served with curry in Sri Lanka, then move onto the masala dosai crepe from South India, the size of a trumpet, and stuff it with potatoes, and finish with the beef rendang from Malaysia.
Here you'll find recommendations for the best Indian restaurants in Sydney. It has a wide variety of foods, such as greasy, spicy pickles, naan breads with a charred crust, and deep, creamy red curries. Some tasty cuisines from Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bangladesh are included as well. Those with a taste for the fiery can satisfy their cravings at O Tama Carey's Sri Lankan restaurant, which features dishes like crab curries once a month as part of a Sunday set lunch. Traditional toppings for hoppers, which are pancakes made with fermented rice flour and coconut milk, include a soft-boiled egg, shredded coconut, and toasted coconut. Sri Lankan tea and Ceylon Arrack are served at Sydney's newest Indian eatery, the Lankan Filling Station.
Last but not least, we have a pot of roasted curry flavoured with cumin, coriander seeds, and fennel seed, served atop nutty red rice. You can never grow tired of eating here because there are an infinite amount of options to customise the menu to your liking. The menu features a large selection of natural wines and unusual local beers, as well as sambols and hoppers. Accessible from Angel Place, Indu is a subterranean spice paradise on George Street. The Sydney eatery Indu features authentic dishes from various "villages" in India.
Sam Prince, the shop's owner, connected Indu with the Village to Village Program run by the Palmera organisation, which assists widows in finding employment after they flee the Sri Lankan civil war. The $80 per person "Signature Feast" banquet dinner is excellent value, and the restaurant's hollow interior has a variety of locations to nestle into. Even the coconut sambal, which is supposed to be a paste, is more like a powder. This barramundi dish was influenced by the flavours of southern Sri Lanka and India. Pearly scallops are served with a radish julienne crisp and tart yoghurt.
Located in Harris Park, New Zealand, Indian Chopsticks serves authentic Indian-influenced Chinese cuisine. Manchurian chicken, for instance, which consists of chicken fillets stir-fried with a wide variety of spices and herbs, is thought to have been introduced to India by Hakka immigrants in the early 20th century. The secret to real Chilli chicken lies in the thick, soupy gravy that coats each piece of chicken. Attention all carnivores: while lamb is plentiful, beef is noticeably absent. Try some classics like Mongolian lamb or crispy lamb strips with salt and pepper, or spice things up with some Sichuan sauce.
Banoful is a curry restaurant in Dhaka, Bangladesh, known for its kacchi biryani ($12.90) and brain masala ($10.50) specialities. It costs $6.90 for a fuchka to be purchased on the street in any city in Bangladesh, and it is served with a vegetarian mash of chickpeas, potatoes, and spices. The brains have been finely minced, and it has a nutty flavour with a hint of creaminess. Located in North Strathfield, the famed Abhi's Indian Restaurant is known for its tandoor-roasted meats, seafood curries, chatpata squid, ennai kathirikai, and paratha lachedar. Sunday mornings at AD's Kitchen, one of the only places in Sydney to provide a traditional Nepali breakfast, are devoted entirely to preparing this meal.
All you can eat breakfast at the buffet for only $13 (payable at the front desk) and as many disposable plates as you want. Jeri, the Nepalese treat comparable to the Indian dessert jalebi, is a bright orange spiral of deep-fried dough doused in syrup. People frequently consume it by tucking it within a puri. Annapurna has a good reputation in the local Nepalese community, and its $25 per person dinner buffet with unlimited momo dumplings is highly sought after. Come before 10 a.m. if you don't want to wait in line.
or after 1 pm and stuff your face with dumplings while dipping them in hot tomato chutney. Follow-up to the popular Toongabbie street food restaurant, Dish in Glebe serves genuine Sri Lankan cuisine to the ravenous. The $22 lunch set menu is a steal, featuring dishes like a mild beef curry flavoured with cloves and ginger, and a Sri Lankan twist on a spring roll stuffed with a soft, potato combination and cumin-spiced fish. Indian food is served on a silver thali with goat curry, along with other dishes including rice, dahl, pickles, and spinach.
Dish caters to customers with special dietary needs by providing gluten-free and dairy-free menu items. There is a private room here that can seat up to 15 people, and the kitchen is open for service. Dosa made with fermented lentils instead of conventional ones and a masala stuffing of soft, spiced potato is a good place to start if you're not familiar with Sri Lankan cooking. The portions are large, and the high quality of the food is maintained. The best Indian food in town can be found at Haveli Indian Restaurant and Sweets, open seven days a week and providing both dine-in and takeout/delivery options.
Lamb saag, fish curry, and chicken methi are just few of the many delicious Indian cuisines available. Similar to a pancake and a crepe, Amma's Modern Kitchen is a crepe that has the shape of a bowl and is thin and crispy on the edges while being bubbly and squishy in the centre. The front takeout counter sees a lot of customers, but the back, air-conditioned eating room is packed with retirees, families, and kids. Although the service can be a bit sluggish and unresponsive at times, consumers who are willing to wait are rewarded with a trio of hoppers for $5.90. Follow the lead of the locals and eat with your fingers instead of silverware. Pieces can be torn off and dipped into the runny yolk. Sambol is a fiery paste made from dried red chillies and Maldive, a type of smoked and dried tuna.
- This page lists the best Indian restaurants in Sydney.
- So that you may make the most of your time in Sydney, we have compiled a list of some of the best curry restaurants in the city.
- Since the cuisines of Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bangladesh are so similar to one another, we've included some of their most wonderful foods as well.
- So, you decide to swing by the Lankan Filling Station on a weeknight, when they normally provide their services.
- Walking through the chic labyrinth that is the new Indian restaurant Indu Indu is an experience in itself.
- The waiter is really pleasant, and he assures us that the $80 per person "Signature Feast" banquet meal is well worth it because of the luxurious setting.
- Indu's mission is to introduce authentic Indian cuisine from the country's "villages" to Sydney diners.
- Widows who fled the Sri Lankan civil war due to the conflict are assisted by a charity in their search for employment outside of the nation.
- This place is both a restaurant and a nonprofit organisation.
- Tongs from India It is widely held that Hakka people who emigrated to India in the early 20th century brought the first dishes that would become known as Indian Chinese cuisine.
- There is no longer a need to travel overseas to try Indian Chinese cuisine, as it can be found in nearly every city in India (and in some parts of Singapore and Malaysia as well).
- Manchurian chicken is a common dish seen in Indian-Chinese restaurants.
- As with deep-fried noodles, spicy stir-fry, and a fried egg, your expectations for American chop suey will either be met or exceeded.
- The Gobi 65 is a must-order delicacy, consisting of cauliflower florets seasoned with spicy masala and deep-fried to a nutty crunch.
- Banoful The fuchka ($6.90) is a must-order if you dine here.
- The kacchi biryani ($12.90) is a staple at many Bangladeshi wedding banquets and is considered a national dish.
- Abhi's Abhi's in North Strathfield is still the best choice for a reliable Indian lunch any night of the week, despite the fact that they have opened a fancier sister restaurant on the Woolloomooloo waterfront.
- On the weekends, AD's Kitchen dedicates the entire morning to preparing the traditional Nepali breakfast that makes it one of the few places in Sydney to do so.
- Annapurna Annapurna is a mountain that you have probably passed by dozens of times without recognising it.
- The food alone justifies the trip, and with just one other Nepalese family using the dining room at any given time, you can enjoy your excellent, reasonably priced lunch in peace and quiet.
- Those with a carnivorous diet should look for as many goat recipes as they can eat.
- The chicken biryani, a dish of basmati rice layered with chicken and spices, is one of many Indian dishes that may be enjoyed while driving.
- Buffet Table It takes a very hungry person to dine at Dish in Glebe, the follow-up to the popular Toongabbie street food restaurant.
- Guests can fill up on heaping plates of delicious, authentic Sri Lankan cuisine.
- It may seem like there isn't enough room to swing a cat inside this restaurant, but if you make it beyond the first few tables and the watercolours of Sri Lankan country streetscapes, you'll find a private room that can hold up to 15 people.
- If you aren't used to Sri Lankan cuisine, the menu may seem overwhelming.
- Try your luck and get a dosa just in case.
- The servings are substantial (you can take some meal home with you), yet the quality has not been compromised for quantity.
- Haveli Sweet Shop and Indian Restaurant Haveli Indian Restaurant and Sweets is located on Wigram Street in Harris Park.
- You won't find finer Indian cuisine elsewhere in town than at Haveli Indian Restaurant and Sweets.
- Amma's Contemporary Cooking Consider a crepe that resembles a hybrid between a pancake and a crepe: thin and crunchy around the edges yet bubbling and squishy in the middle.
- Sri Lankans commonly eat these for all three meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and they are known as hoppers.
- Hoppers are available all day at Amma's Modern Kitchen in Toongabbie for prices that are affordable enough to warrant the journey.
FAQs About Sydney’s Best Indian Restaurants
- Butter Chicken. It literally deserves the top position as the most vital Indian curry on It's Mirchi menu.
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- Veg Samosa. Veg Samosa is a perfect staple for every Indian breakfast.
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