Below is a list of the top and leading Indian Restaurants in Albuquerque. To help you find the best Indian Restaurants located near you in Albuquerque, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Albuquerque’s Best Indian Restaurants:
The top rated Indian Restaurants in Albuquerque, NM are:
- Tikka Hut NM – menus pride a range of grilled meats and vegetables
- Naan & Dosa Indian Cuisine – is an authentic Indian restaurant
- Marigold Cafe – believes that food brings people together
- Curry Leaf Restaurant – can accommodate one hundred guests inside
- Taj Mahal Cuisine of India – is proud to be the leading Indian cuisine restaurant in Albuquerque
Tikka Hut NM
Tikka Hut NM menus pride a range of grilled meats and vegetables joined by flavorful dips and sauces. The cuisine reflects, the long history of conquest and occupation along with the east coast of Africa by the mighty seafaring nations of the time – the Arabs, the Portuguese, and the British. Thus, Arab and Indian traders and immigrants who arrived on the coast had the determining influence on Swahili food.
The flavors of Tikka Hut are a combination of Indian, Persian, and Swahili spices and cooking styles. The marinades make utilize yogurt, black pepper, ginger, garlic, turmeric, and other combination of mixed spices with subtle hints of fresh chilies.
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“Best restaurant in the neighborhood. They have Indian, Mediterranean, Mexican, and their fusion. Loved the food and their presentation. I would highly recommend the salad bowls with your choice of protein including chicken, paneer, lamb and the kabobs.” – Dr. Ashish S.
Naan & Dosa Indian Cuisine
Naan & Dosa Indian Cuisine is an authentic Indian restaurant serving food that is prepared by highly experienced Indian chefs. The food is cooked by traditional Indian recipes, which will certainly quench your thirst for Indian food and provide you with the true flavors of India. Providing top-quality food is their goal. Excellent ingredients can have a great impact on the flavor profile of any entrée.
They entrust themselves to providing their clients with fresh, savory, and nourishing food as best as possible. For those with pure cuisine indulgence in mind, come next door and satisfy your craving with their ever-changing seasonally and internationally inspired small plates.
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“We loved all the food items we ordered. The spice levels and flavor in the food were great. We had a nice experience interacting with them and would definitely recommend this place.” – Akash C.
Marigold Cafe is a local, family-run business that has a passion for food and culture. Their goal is to provide their community with amazing food, awesome service, and a relaxing atmosphere. They take pride in their city and what it has to offer. That’s why they strive to support other local businesses in the process of growing their own. As a local business, they appreciate your support and hope to become one of your go-to spots for years to come. Their passion for food is one of the driving factors in their business.
They believe that food brings people together and they believe that good food comes from fresh ingredients and quality spices. Marigold Cafe makes an effort to create fresh and exciting flavors throughout its menu. They strive for consistency in all of their dishes and aim to have you leaving full and happy every time.
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“I stop at this cafe every couple of weeks when I’m in the area, and always get a chai – it’s always delicious! Their breakfast options and their desserts are fantastic, for a very reasonable price! All staff is very welcoming and attentive, and their small outdoor patio is great on a nice day.” – Claire D.
Curry Leaf Restaurant
Curry Leaf Restaurant can accommodate one hundred guests inside and about thirty-five more on their patio. India is one of the largest countries in the world and they want their clients to experience more of what its cuisine has to offer. Unlike most local restaurants which tend to focus on Northern Indian cuisine, Curry Leaf Restaurant will include dishes from Southern India along with some Indo-Chinese choices in addition to flavors of North India. The cuisine from Southern India tends to be spicier, and they expect it to play well in chile-loving New Mexico, along with a good balance of milder entrees for those not seeking heat.
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“First time here and my daughter’s first time having Indian food. As soon as we walked in we felt so welcomed! We were recommended the lunch buffet. there were so many choices and everything was fresh and warm. We loved everything we tried. We also had the Masala tea which was such a comforting warm drink! It even had free refills.. the staff was very welcoming and nice. The woman that helped us made us feel like we were family. We felt like we were eating at a family member’s house as a guest. Highly recommend!” – Rachel A.
Taj Mahal Cuisine of India
Taj Mahal Cuisine of India, experience the range of tastes and flavors that Indian cuisine offers at Taj Mahal. The carefully spiced Indian curry will tantalize your taste buds while the Tandoori Khoobiyan is a combined grill of tandoori chicken, lamb kababs, and shrimp will make you come back for more. Taj Mahal is proud to be the leading Indian cuisine restaurant in Albuquerque. The amiable staff looks forward to serving you.
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“The flavors were amazing and had so much depth. A perfect balance of spices. I was hoping for something a little spicier but if you don’t like heat this is a great place with a great taste. I ordered carry out and the process was contactless.” – Emma S.
Shera Elliott graduated from the New Mexico State University with a major in biology and a minor in Biological Basis of Behavior & Health Care Management. Shera grew up in Los Angeles, but moved to Las Cruces for college. Shera has written for several major publications including the Albuquerque Journal and NPR. Shera is a community reporter and also covers stories important important to all Americans.