Absolutely amazing !! The complimentary appetizer was refreshing and light. The Tikka Masla was exceptional ! The Keer rice pudding was the perfect blend of cream and spice. Waitress and hostess were very friendly and accommodating. Can't wait to go back !
Located on Lexington Avenue in the heart of downtown Asheville, Mela...
Located on Lexington Avenue in the heart of downtown Asheville, Mela Indian Restaurant specializes in North and South Indian food made from scratch with local and organic ingredients. We are certified by the Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project for using ingredients produced by local farmers.
Come sample our lunch buffet which has a range of delicious options including chicken and naan cooked in our authentic tandoor oven, raita prepared with house-made yogurt, and seasonal vegetarian specialties.
The atmosphere at dinner is warm and intimate; specials include such favorites such as pistachio lamb and spinach and goat cheese naan which are baked in our genuine tandoor oven. Mela welcomes children and offers a kids menu.
In addition to dine-in, we also offer catering services. We have many options available - please contact us for more details.
At Mela, our goal is to provide our community with a taste of traditional Indian cuisine. We hope you'll come and join us soon!