Restaurants

Top Choice Indian in Al Ain

Tanjore

Considered the best Indian restaurant in Al Ain, Tanjore at the Danat Al Ain Resort will have your tastebuds doing cartwheels. Fuelled by an arsenal of aromas, the butter chicken, tandoori lobster and chicken biryan…
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Vaibhav

This always bustling all-veg Indian street food haven and bakery may be tucked into a lane in Meena Bazaar, but might as well be in Mumbai. It does a roaring trade in pav bhaji (thick tomato-based sauce served with …
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Ashiana by Vineet

The brainchild of Vineet Bhatia, India's first Michelin chef, Ashiana is one of Dubai's top ambassadors of modern Indian cuisine. Instead of run-of-the-mill curries, your taste buds will be treated to such delicatel…
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Antique Bazaar

Resembling an exotic Mogul palace, Antique Bazaar's decor is sumptuously ornate with carved-wood seats, ivory-inset tables and richly patterned fabrics. Thumbs up to the machli mirch ka salan (fish with coconut, tam…
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Bukhara

This regally rustic restaurant at the Kempinski Hotel serves beautifully calibrated Indian fare prepared in an open kitchen. The dal bukhara (spicy lentils) is the meat-free signature dish, while the succulent murgh…
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Jaffer Bhai's

Jaffer Bhai, the self-crowned 'biryani king of Mumbai', now feeds his soulful fare to adoring crowds in this modern Karama eatery decorated with a timeline of his career. The chicken biryani gets tops marks and the …
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Khazana

Celebrity chef Sanjeer Kapoor's first signature joint is still one of the best Indian restaurants in town, if the loyal following of regulars is any indication. Everything from curries to tandoor dishes tastes genui…
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Eric's

Prints by Goan cartoonist Mario Miranda decorate the simple but buzzing dining room of this purveyor of magically spiced dishes from this tropical Indian island. The menu has few false notes but popular items includ…
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Asha’s

Namesake of legendary Bollywood singer Asha Bhosle, this sensuously lit, tandoori-orange dining room shines the spotlight on contemporary northwest Indian fare. The extensive menu includes the hilariously named Same…
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Saravana Bhavan

Head a block back from the Bur Dubai Abra Station to find this superb no-frills place, one of the best Indian vegetarian restaurants in town. If you thought vegetarian was restrictive, think again. This vast menu in…