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SHRIMP DISHES‏
15.00
Curry
Shrimp simmered in a sauce of spices, ginger & garlic.
15.00
Bhoona
Traditional punjabi curry of shrimp w/ fresh onions, tomatoes, garlic & ginger simmered in a thick sauce.
15.00
Tikka Masala
Shrimp pan fried in garlic served w/ fresh onions, bell peppers & spices cooked in a thick rich sauce.
17.00
Crevettes Au Beurre / Butter Shrimp
Shrimp delightfully pan fried, served in a creamy, tangy sauce.
17.00
Korma
Shrimp pan fried in a creamy sauce w/ nuts, exotic spices & a hint of garlic.
15.00
Madras
Shrimp curry‏ w/ spicy whole red dry chilies, mustard seeds & coconut mild.
15.00
Vindaloo
Shrimp & potatoes simmered in a vinegar based curry w/ whole red chilies.
15.00
Jalfrezi
Shrimp served w/ onions, green peppers & indian spices.
15.00
Karahi
Shrimp served w/ green peppers, onions, tomatoes, garlic & indian spices.
15.00
Fish Curry
Fish simmered in a sauce of spices, ginger & garlic.
LAMB DISHES
14.00
Curry
Lamb tenderloin simmered in a sauce of spices, ginger & garlic.
14.00
Bhoona
Traditional punjab‏ curry of lamb w/ fresh onions, tomatoes, garlic & ginger simmered in a thick sauce.
14.00
Tikka Masala
Cubes of lamb tenderloin w/ fresh onions, bell peppes & spices cooked in a thick rich sauce.
16.00
Butter Lamb
Lamb tenderloin roasted in a pan, served in a creamy, tangy butter sauce.
16.00
Korma
Boneless leg of lamb marinated & cooked in a creamy sauce w/ nuts, exotic spices & a hint of garlic.
14.00
Daal Lamb
Lamb tenderloin curry simmered w/ yellow lentils & spice.
14.00
Lamb Saag
Lamb curry mixed w/ spinach & fresh coriander.
14.00
Madras
Lamb curry w/ spicy whole red dry chilies, mustard seeds & coconut milk.
14.00
Vindaloo
Lamb tenderloin & potatoes simmered in a vinegar based curry w/ whole red chilies.
14.00
Jalfrezi
Grilled marinated lamb, roasted in clay oven, served w/ onion, green peppers & indian spices.
SOUPS‏
5.00
Daal
Veloute of yellow lentils sauteed in garlic perfumed w/ coriander.
5.00
Sabjee
Assortment of vegetables, simmered broth & perfumed w/ coriander.
5.00
Mulligatawny
Anglo-indian soup, simmered in broth w/ vegetables, garnished w/ coriander.
5.00
Murgha
Breast of‏ chicken garnished w/ fresh lemon & coriander.
6.00
Shrimp
Shrimps garnished w/ fresh lemon & coriander.
APPETIZERS
10.00
Tendoori Chicken
Chicken marinated in yogurt w/ a bouquet of herbs & spice, roasted in clay oven.
10.00
Chicken Tikka
Breast of chicken marinated in spices roasted in a tandoor over.
9.00
Chicken Pakora
Fritters of chicken in a crispy yellow batter.
12.00
Sheek Kebab
Seasoned ground spring lamb w/ fresh coriander, cooked in clay over
12.00
Tandoori Shrimp
Prawns perfumed w/ herbs & spices grilled in a tandoo oven.
12.00
Shrimp Pakora
Fritters of shrimp in a crispy yellow batter.
9.00
Amritsari
Fish in a tangy marinated citrus herbs sauted to perfection.
8.00
Kalamari Pakora
Fritters of kalamari in a crispy yellow batter.
8.00
Samosa Chaat
Pastry filled w/ vegetables & perfumed w/ cumin & served w/ a chick pea masala.
7.00
Onions Bhajee
Onion fritters in a yellow lentil & herb batter.
SALADS‏
6.00
Atma Salad
Harmony of greens w/ a lemon vinaigrette.
12.00
Tikka Chicken Salad
Breast of chicken delicately marinated in spices, grilled & served on a green salad.
14.00
Tandoori Shrimp Salad
Marinated shrimps grilled in a tandoor oven & served on a green salad.
CHICKEN DISHES
12.00
Curry
Chicken breast simmered in a sauce of spices, ginger & garlic.
12.00
Bhoona
Traditional punjabi curry of chicken w/ fresh onion, tomatoes, garlic & ginger simmered in a thick sauce.
12.00
Tikka Masala
Boneless chicken w/ fresh onions, bell peppers & spices cooked in a thick rich sauce.
14.00
Butter Chicken
Marinated chicken breast roasted in a clay oven, served in a creamy, tangy butter sauce.
14.00
Korma
Chicken breast marinated & cooked in a clay oven in a creamy sauce w/ nuts, exotic spices & a hint garlic.
12.00
Chicken Daal
Chicken breast curry simmered w/ yellow lentils & spices.
12.00
Chicken Saag
Chicken curry mixed w/ spinach & fresh coriander.
12.00
Chicken Madras
Chicken breast curry w/ spicy whole red dry chilies, mustard seeds & coconut milk.
12.00
Vindaloo
Boneless chicken & potatoes simmered in a vinegar based curry w/ whole red chilies.
12.00
Jalfrezi
Grilled marinated chicken breast, roasted in clay oven, served w/ onions, green peppers & indian spices.
BREAD‏
3.00
Naan
Traditional indian bread cooked in tandoor oven.
4.00
Garlic Naan
Bread w/ garlic cooked to tandoor oven.
5.00
Onion Kulcha
Bread w/ onions & coriander cooked in clay oven.
5.00
Paneer Kulcha
Bread w/ cheese & coriander cooked in clay oven.
7.00
Keema Kulcha
Bread w/ meat & coriander cooked in clay oven.
5.00
Aloo Kulcha
Bread w/ potatoes & a touch of coriander cooked in clay oven.
5.00
Gobi Kulcha
Bread w/ cauliflower & a touch of coriander cooked in clay oven.
3.00
Tandoori Roti
Whole wheal indian bread cooked in oven.
4.00
Paratha
Crispy whole wheat indian bread cooked in tandoor oven.
SIDE ORDERS
3.00
Punjabi Cucumbers & Onions Salad
A salad of cucumber & onions garnished w/ green chilies.
3.00
Raita
Yogurt mixed w/ your choice of vegetables.
VEGETARIAN DISHES‏
10.00
Tarka Daal
A creamy yellow lentil puree sauted in garlic w/ a touch of herbs.
10.00
Masala Daal
A creamy‏ yellow lentil puree sauted in garlic w/ indian spices pujabi style.
10.00
Daal Makhani
A black lentil puree cooked traditional punjabi style.
10.00
Saag Chana
A mixture of spinach & chick peas prepared w/ indian spices.
10.00
Saag Paneer
Mixture of spinach & cheese in onion masala & tomato.
12.00
Chili Paneer
A mixture of green peppers & fresh green chilies w/ indian spices.
10.00
Shai Paneer
Homemade cheese served in a creamy butter sauce.
VEGETARIAN DISHES
12.00
Paneer Masala
Homemade cheese, pan roasted w/ slices, tomatoes, green chilies & exotic spices.
10.00
Matter Paneer
Sauted green peas & cheese w/ a tomato puree.
10.00
Vegetable Curry
Mixed vegetables simmered in herbs & spices.
12.00
Vegetable Korma
Mixed vegetables in a creamy sauce w/ nuts, exotic spices & a hint of garlic.
10.00
Aloo Gobi
Potatoes & cauliflower simmered in herbs & spices.
10.00
Chana Masala
Chick peas simmered w/ onions, tomatoes, ginger & garlic.
10.00
Masala Mushroom
Mushrooms curry w/ indian punjabi style.
10.00
Baignan Bharta
Eggplant roasted in the tandoor oven then gently simmered w/ onions & tomatoes
12.00
Malai Kofta
Carrot & cauliflower fritters served in a yogurt curry.
10.00
Bhindi Masala
Sauted gumbos‏ in exotix herbs & spices.
Sponsored by: Atma

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Best Butter Chicken Ever!
1. Best Butter Chicken Ever!
"Had the most amazing butter chicken ever! Recommending to everyone"
Kristy
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2. Incredible Indian Cuisine
2. Incredible Indian Cuisine
"this was the best Indian food I have ever tasted."
Anthony
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3. Simply Amazing
3. Simply Amazing
"Love it! Love it! My favorite restaurant of all time! Great food,"
Catherine
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About
Welcome to Restaurant Atma. Atma is known as a very special and unique Indian restaurant in Montreal. This restaurant is located in the heart of Montreal's trendy Le Plateau district, Atma is a comfortable yet modern, stylish restaurant which makes for a very pleasant space to enjoy delicious Indian cuisine. After dinning at Atma, you'll wonder why you haven't tried this restaurant before. Many guests find the atmosphere and experience so authentic that they feel like they were actually dining in India. The upstairs dining area is a must see and everyone should experience being in a place like this! Atma's menu consists of all your favourite Indian dishes and some must-try, interesting house
PRICE RANGE
$19 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Indian
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atma is my favorite Indien restaurant in Montreal (with Taj). The setting is amazing. The food is great. The ambiance impeccable.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Montreal_Canada2011
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, we are so happy to hear this!! Thank you so much for sharing your review and your comments - we really appreciate it. We would love to have you back again soon :) Have a great week!

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We traveled to Montreal from New York City and chose Atma because of the great reviews. It certainly lived up to its expectations! We loved the food- especially the tandoori shrimp appetizer and the eggplant (Baignan Bharta). Would definitely recommend! Make a reservation.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting us while in Montreal! We are very happy to know you enjoyed our tandoori shrimp appetizer and eggplant! We hope this means we get to see you if you find yourself in Montreal again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The butter chicken was super creamy and had the subtle taste of tomatoes, it was great. Lamb korma was good too, very well prepared and refined. The Baignan Bharta was out of this world, absolutely insane. Chicken pakora were ok, well prepared, but basically just...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mathlamontagne
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, thank you so much for your review! We are so happy to hear that you and your friend both enjoyed your meals and we truly appreciate your honest feedback about all of the dishes you ordered. And thank you for such a raving review...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Loved my overall experience! The guys at the bar were really fun to interact with while I waited on my meal, very entertaining. The food was like others I have had so it didn’t blow me away that way, maybe because I asked it to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank PaulM776
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hi Paul, Thank you so much for your review and your comments! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We'll definitely pass along your kind message to our bar staff. We appreciate your feedback about your food and we will be...More

Reviewed April 10, 2019

I absolutely love Atma. When you walk in, you get a nice vibe and it smells great. The staff where extremely kind and friendly. The second they placed the food on the table, my mouth immediately started to water!!! My family and I ordered naan,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pripri6
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Hi pripri6, Thank you so much for such positive feedback about our food and your experience! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us, and we can't wait to see you and your family again soon! Have a great week :)

Reviewed April 10, 2019

I had an amazing meal at Atma. I actually found out about Atma on Instagram and I cannot explain how much i craved it the next day. I ordered a butter paneer, a vegetable biryani, samosas, and much more.My daughter is very fussy, but she...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Vanika Kaur C
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Hi Vanika, Wow! Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We are so glad that you and your daughter enjoyed your food and experience in our restaurant. We hope to you both back again soon! Have a wonderful week :)

Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

I c cannot deal with how respectful all the employees here are they treated me with such class they've been there the whole entire time back to back to give me a bunch of respect I love them I would never go to another place...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kevin T
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Wow! Thank you for your kind review Kevin! We are so happy that you feel valued here at Atma. Of course, we appreciate your loyalty! We look forward to having you back again and again.

Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

My spouse and I visited last night for a late dinner. The restaurant was still packed at 8:00 pm on a Sunday night. We ordered veggie pakora, butter chicken, chicken tikka masala, veggie curry, naan, daal and rice pillau. It was a ton of food...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2019

Thank you for your review Urbangarden129! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience at Atma. Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed February 27, 2019

My husband, two teen-aged sons and I had a delicious meal at Atma last Friday night. We have eaten Indian food in many cities (including London (sadly not India)) and this was some of the best we have ever had. Our server made excellent recommendations...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank annedvt
group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Hello Annedvt! Thank you for taking the time to post this review. We are so happy that you had a great experience and enjoyed your meal. Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

We went there on the recommendation of TripAdvisor reviews and were not disappointed. The food is the best out of all the Indian restaurants we tried and the service was very good. The food,decor and atmosphere are all excellent.

Date of visit: January 2019
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group8590, Public Relations Manager at Atma, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

Thank you so much Hardeep! So happy we were able to meet your expectations and are so flattered to be among the best for you!

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