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Daawat Authentic Indian Restaurant

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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
CUISINES
Indian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Menu

PANEER SPECIALTIES‎
12.95
Palak Paneer
Homemade cheese cooked in pureed spinach
12.95
Mattar Paneer
Homemade cheese cooked w/ peas in a mild curry sauce
12.95
Kadai Paneer
Homemade cheese cooked in a tomato based curry w/ green pepper & onions
12.95
Chilly Paneer
Fresh homemade cheese cooked w/ bell pepper & onions
12.95
Shahi Paneer
Homemade cheese cooked in a mild creamy sauce w/ tomatoes
12.95
Paneer Masala
Homemade‎ cheese cooked w/ onions, tomatoes, herbs & spices
12.95
Paneer Pasanda
Homemade cheese cooked in a creamy sauce w/ almonds & raisins
12.95
Paneer Makhni
Homemade cheese cooked in a makhni (creamy) sauce
ROTI - BREAD SPECIALTIES‎
1.95
Tandoori Roti
Buttered whole wheat bread baked fresh in a clay oven
2.25
Plain Naan
Fresh leavened white bread baked in a clay oven
2.95
Garlic Naan
Buttered leavened white bread baked fresh in a clay oven w/ granulated garlic
2.25
Missi Roti
A crispy masala bread mixed w/ Bengal gram flour
2.95
Lachha Paratha
Whole wheat layered bread shallow fried in butter or cooked in the tandoor oven
3.95
Onion Paratha
Fresh‎ leavened white bread cooked in a clay oven & garnished w/ onions
3.95
Aloo Paratha
Whole wheat bread stuffed w/ mildly spiced potatoes baked in a tandoor
3.95
Stuffed Kulcha
(Potatoes / onions / cheese) white flour, bread stuffed cheese, mildly spiced potatoes or onions
2.95
Coconut Naan
Naan w/ coconut flakes & coated w/ honey
2.95
Butter Naan
Leavened bread brushed w/ butter
RICE SPECIALTIES‎
3.95
Plain Rice
Boiled basmati rice
4.95
Saffron Rice
Basmati rice cooked w/ saffron
4.95
Coconut Rice
Basmati rice cooked w/ coconut flakes
6.95
Vegetable Pulao
Rice‎ cooked w/ seasonal vegetables
9.95
Kashmiri Pulao
Rice cooked w/ fruits & nuts
Dum Biryani (Chicken / Lamb / Veg)
Basmati rice cooked on slow fire in yogurt w/ onions, whole spices, almonds & cashews
SIDE ORDERS‎
2.95
Plain Yogurt
Homemade yogurt
3.95
Veg Raita
Homemade‎ yogurt mixed w/ crushed cucumbers & special blend of spices
3.95
Pineapple Yogurt
Homemade yogurt mixed w/ sweet cubed pineapple
3.95
Kachumber Salad
Chopped onions & fresh tomatoes, soaked in lemon juice, served w/ cilantro
1.95
Green Salad
Fresh sliced tomatoes, onions & cucumbers
1.95
Hot Mint Chutney
Fresh mint, onions, cilantro, lemon juice & green chillies made into a paste
1.95
Imli Chutney
Homemade tamarind dip, a little sweet, a little sour
1.95
Mango Chutney
Imported fresh mango chutney similar to plum sauce
1.95
Mango Pickle
Mango, lemon & indian vegetables in a tangy sauce
DESSERTS‎
3.95
Kheer
A unique & original indian rice pudding w/ pistachio
3.95
Gulab Jamun
Amazing golden fried milk balls soaked in a cardimun flavored syrup
4.95
Rasmalai
2 pieces of cottage cheese dumplings in a thick milk syrup w/ a hint of saffron
3.95
Fruit Cut
Delicious seasonal fruit
BEVERAGES‎
1.50
Can of Pop Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Root Beer, Iced Tea, Ginger Ale
3.95
Lassi (Yogurt) Strawberry, Mango, Coconut, Salted, Sweet
3.95
Shake (Milk) Strawberry, Mango, Coconut
APPETIZERS‎
1.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Papadum (2 Pcs)
Roasted crispy pancakes made from lentils, lightly spiced, served w/ dip
3.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Veg Samosa (2 Pcs. With Dip)
4.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Non-Veg Samosa Chicken or Beef (2 Pcs. With Dip)
4.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Mulligatawny Soup (Veg or Chicken)
Mullag means pepper & tawny means water or both, made from lentils, vegetable or chicken
6.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Veg. Pakora
Golden fried fritters made of spinach, onion, gram flour chef’s special, indian herbs, served w/ tamarind & mint dip
7.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Onion Bhaji
Fresh spiced onions lightly battered in grain flour & deep fried
10.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Paneer Pakora
Homemade cheese battered in gram flour & deep fried, served w/ dip
11.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Fish / Chicken Pakora
Tender pieces of Basa / boneless chicken marinated in mild spices & deep fried in a light batter, served w/ dip
12.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Mix Platter (Veg)
2 samosas, 2 paneer pakora, 2 veg pakoias, onion bhaji, 1 papadum, served w/ dip
14.95
Mild
Medium
Hot
Extra hot
Mix Platter (Non-Veg)
2 meat samosas, 2 fish pakora, 2 veg pokora, onion bhaji, 1 papadum, served w/ dip
APPETIZERS FROM THE CLAY OVEN‎
Full 21.95
Half 12.95
Tandoori Chicken
Whole chicken marinated in yogurt & authentic indian spices
12.95
Tandoori Phool
Cauliflower marinated in herbs & spices, served w/ bell peppers & onions, slowly cooked over a flame
12.95
Seekh Kebab
Lean ground lamb / chicken / beef marinated in special herbs & spices, slowly cooked over a flame
12.95
Paneer Tikka
Homemade cheese marinated in a blend of special mild spices & yogurt
14.95
Chicken Tikka
Tender pieces of boneless chicken marinated in special herbs & spices, cooked to perfection
14.95
Chicken Malai Tikka
Tender pieces of boneless chicken marinated in special spices & cream & cooked to perfection
14.95
Fish Tikka
Basa‎ marinated in yogurt, mustard oil w/ indian herbs & spices. Cooked to perfection & served w/ mint sauce
18.95
Garlic Prawns
Prawns marinated overnight in yogurt, fresh garlic & indian spices
20.95
Daawat Khazana
Tandoori prawns, chicken tikka, Seekh kebabs & lamb sauteed w/ onions & tomatoes
CHICKEN SPECIALTIES‎
14.95
Kadai Chicken
Tender pieces of boneless chicken, cooked in tomato based curry sauce w/ green peppers & onions
14.95
Chicken Jalfrezi
Boneless tandoori chicken marinated w/ fresh ground spices & sauteed w/ fresh tomatoes, onions, green peppers & mushrooms
14.95
Butter Chicken
Original recipe from india. Chicken tikka cooked in our famous makhni sauce
14.95
Chicken Vindaloo (Hot, Hot, Hot!)
Tender pieces of boneless chicken, cooked w/ potato in a tangy curry sauce
14.95
Balti Chicken
Tender pieces of boneless chicken, cooked in a yogurt-based curry w/ whole spices, fresh onions & tomatoes
14.95
Chilly Chicken
Chinese style boneless cubes of chicken cooked w/ onions & bell peppers
14.95
Chicken Curry
Tender pieces of boneless chicken, cooked w/ exotic spices in traditional curry sauce
14.95
Chicken Korma
Tender pieces of boneless chicken, cooked in a mild, creamy cashew nut, almond based sauce
14.95
Chicken Tawa
Homemade style, cooked in thick onion sauce
LAMB OR BEEF‎
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Mughlai Lamb
A delicious curry prepared w/ onions, tomatoes & garnished w/ cilantro
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Kadai Gosht
Thick delicious lamb / beef curry, cooked w/ sauteed onions, peppers & tomatoes
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Rogan Josh
Thick & tangy lamb / beef curry cooked w/ homemade yogurt
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Lamb Vindaloo (Hot, Hot, Hot!)
Hot lamb/beef cooked w/ potato in a tangy curry sauce
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Palak Gosht
For spinach lovers. Lamb cooked w/ pureed spinach, tomatoes & onions in curried sauce
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Lamb Butter Masala
Cubes of lamb cooked in butter, yogurt & tomato sauce
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Chilly Lamb / Beef
Lamb / beef cooked w/ bell peppers & onions in a special blend of herbs & spices
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Lamb Korma
Tender lamb or beef pieces cooked in mildly spiced creamy cashew butter & almond based curry sauce
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Beef Curry
Boneless tender beef cubes cooked w/ exotic spices in traditional curry sauce
14.95
Lamb
Beef
Lamb Curry
Lamb cooked w/ exotic spices in traditional curry sauce
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Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

I placed my order for pickup at 6pm, asked for it to be ready at 7pm. I finally received my food at 7:40...WORST SERVICE EVER.. I WILL NEVER GO BACK..

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Nicola151515
Reviewed December 13, 2018

I bought a Groupon a few months back, and just never found time to get to this little diamond of a restaurant. The ambiance is comfortable and clean. My partner had the Chicken Pakora, he is not a fan of curry or most of the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Barry W
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We had Lamb Kadai and Chicken Jalfarazi both of which were excellent & very tasty, full of flavours. Both the Lamb & Chicken were nice & tender. The Naan & Rice were nice & hot. The Decor & Ambiance was wonderful as well. Check it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank SimbaMasaka
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I like this buffet because the food is great and not too expensive. It's a comfortable eating experience. Service was great. The food isn't too spicy and there are a lot of vegetarian options. The location is nice, and the decor is pleasant.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Alexis K
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Loved the food. Everything was delicious. The vegetable biryani and rotis stole the show. The owner Mr. Firoz Iftikhar was very friendly, hospitable and nice to let us in after closing time. Appreciate the complimentary Gulab Jamun.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Avani D
Reviewed May 19, 2018

This was my first visit to Daawat. My friend and I thought we would give it a try. Upon our arrival, I let the Greeter/Host know that this was our first visit. My friend and I were in shock when we found the bits of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RUDY W
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had an excellent meal at Daawat. The buffet had a lot of vegan options to choose from and the garlic naan was hot, fresh and delicious. The servers were very attentive to taking care of us, and I could see the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank KellyM489
Salar R, Public Relations Manager at Daawat Authentic Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Thank you, Kelly for the kind words. We are ecstatic to hear this! Do drop by soon again.

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

I love this place. The portions are good. They also have a good buffet. I’ve never had any negative experiences and the food it always hot and fresh. The customer service is great. They have an online ordering option as well as skip the dishes...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sara H
Salar R, Guest Relations Manager at Daawat Authentic Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Thank you,Sara. We are ecstatic to hear this! Do drop by soon again.

Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

I went in to celebrate my dad’s birthday. Starters were good. Server even doesn’t know what is Tap beer. She could not open the bottle beer. Navratilova korma was all watery, no flavour at all. The only good thing I enjoyed there was mango shake.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank arminbansal
Salar R, Owner at Daawat Authentic Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Our staff is well-trained to handle different situations but looks like we did not do a good job on this particular day. Apologies for that. Please do give us another chance to work on it.

Reviewed August 28, 2017

This little nugget on Whyte Avenue is worth going to time and time again. Their buffet has a lot of variety, lovely chick pea dishes, and everything they make is so good, fresh, and tasty. I love the quiet ambiance of this little restaurant too....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Connie C
Salar R, Manager at Daawat Authentic Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you, Connie for the kind words. We are ecstatic to hear this! Do drop by soon again.

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