Keep Calm and Curry On: The Best Metro Detroit Indian Restaurants
By: Scott Davis
January 24, 2018
With so many unique and delicious dishes, Indian cuisine is a great way to experience new and flavorful meals. Metro Detroit Indian restaurants feature numerous vegetarian options and can also accommodate your food related needs. So whether you’re looking for a new dinner spot, need catering for a party, or even a private room for a gathering, there are restaurants in the area that can handle your needs. Add a little spice to your dining or catering experience and check out these local Indian restaurants.
Located in downtown Ann Arbor, Shalimar specializes in North Indian, Tandoori, and Mughlai cuisines. Their weekend buffets are always a great place to try a wide range of Indian cuisine, and their bar features Indian beers and special cocktails. You can also order catering for any parties or events you might be hosting. After a very successful 20 years, Chef Pirtam Zarapkar and his team will be opening a new Indian restaurant, Tulsi, this February in Flint.
Ashoka Indian Cuisine, in Troy, features a wide ranging menu of Moghali, North and South Indian, and Indian Chinese dishes. From shorbe soup, to biryani, and rasamalai, their menu is quite extensive. So extensive in fact that their buffet is billed as the largest in the area. The restaurant is approved to cater at many hotels and banquet halls in southeast Michigan.
Mazza Indian Cuisine offers guests the opportunity to try contemporary Indian cuisine in the heart of Berkley. They offer plenty of lamb dishes, vegetarian options, and even have Mazza Food Tours for Two where you can try unique dishes from all across India. They also offer catering and you can host your next function or event at the restaurant.
With a catering and banquet menu to go along with the full service restaurant, Rangoli is one of the best choices for those looking for authentic Indian cuisine. The Auburn Hills restaurant also offers a great lunch buffet every day where you can try everything from south Indian coconut soup, Achari lamb curry, and Gulab Jamun for dessert. There is also a Rangoli Express Indian Grill in Sterling Heights for those who don’t live in the Auburn Hills area.
Offering a genuine Indian experience, Moti Mahal in Royal Oak offers guests a wide range of Indian food. Customer favorites include Butter Chicken and Chicken Tikka Masala, along with their great Tandoori specials. Check out their full menu and catering options for more details on their delicious food.