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Cafe Roti - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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Served with basmati rice, soup of the day, house salad, tandoori naan (bread), soft drink, and dessert
Choice of sauce (served mild, medium, hot ) (choose 1)
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Curry Sauce
Onions, tomatoes, ginger, garlic and spices
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Spinach Sauce
Blend of spinach and broccoli with ginger, garlic and spices
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Masala Sauce
Shrimp cooked‏ in creamy tomato sauce with diced bell peppers and onions
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Butter Sauce
Creamy tomato sauce with spices
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Korma Sauce
Light sweetened creamy sauce with nuts and raisins
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Tikka Masala
Tikka in creamy tomato sauce with bell peppers and onions
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Madras Masala
Coconut flavored chicken curry with mustard seed and red chilies
Seafood and lamb $+1.00
Paneer Masala
Homemade cottage cheese with bell peppers, onions and tomatoes
All meats marinated in yogurt and lemon juice seasoned with ginger, garlic and spices baked in traditional clay oven
Tandoori Chicken
Chicken quarter with bone served with bell peppers, onions
Chicken Tikka
Chicken boneless cubes of served with bell peppers, onions
Fish of the Day
Fillet of‏ fish served with bell peppers, onions
Shrimp served with bell peppers, onions
Beef Sheek Kabab
Ground beef in hot dog shape served with bell peppers, onions
Chicken tikka, 2 samosas and pakora, served with chutneys
$10 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews naan butter chicken vindaloo indian food wonderful flavor lovely atmosphere lunch menu nice meal small restaurant downtown lakeland medium vegetables foodie
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is beautiful and nicely appointed. Great location. Good to see these places get rolling in downtown Lakeland. We walked by a couple of weeks ago on the way to Mojo and noticed the place was very crowded, almost full, so we decided to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank oneNomad55
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Cafe roti opens again in Downtown lakeland.It has wonderful sitting area,Chef is new and do a lot of authentic food. large bar area.We ordered four dishes.all were very good. Great experience at this new location

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jimK1617
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Cafe Roti has moved to downtown Lakeland, 116 S Tennessee Ave. I am certainly not an expert on Indian cuisine but my meal was very good. I had the Korma delight with beef. It come in a lightly sweetened cream onion based sauce with raisins...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jstancil
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Cafe Roti has moved to 116 S. Tennessee Avenue in downtown . The location is far better, so is the ambiance, food and service, and now it is quite busy too. I stopped by at lunch hour a week ago and the place was almost...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed April 6, 2018

sadly I feel the quality of the food has gone way down. The last 2 times I have ordered take out its been lacking, the sauces very waterie and the nan bread dry and hard not sure I will be back.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank elaine1639
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

This place may be the best Indian place in lakeland. It helps that this may be the only Indian place in lakeland.... I went there and it took almost two hours to finish my meal. The service was nigh nil and I am sure of...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank archydarky
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This restaurant is kind of pricey but really delicious. Nice decor. Find out when the buffets are for best value. Good for special occasions.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Facethewoods
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Most terrible food ever. Chicken was stale and stinky. When I returned one peice as stinky no appologies were offer neither the replacement was given. Rice was underdone. Serving size is too small. Preparation was too average. Don't try this restaurant if you are trying...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank GBavd
Reviewed December 21, 2017

steam frozen vegetable - in curry sauce lunch menu - we had 6 cube of chicken in guess steam chicken dumped in curry sauce, this is not curry.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Brad P
Reviewed November 27, 2017

We always used to love to go and get the lunch deal which had soup, entree, rice, bread, and dessert plus a drink for $9.95. Can't beat that! Well, when we went in this time, they have changed it. All you get now is entree...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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