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Taste of India

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Indian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Menu

APPETIZERS​
3.00
Veg Somosa
Triangle shaped pastry filled with mashed potatoes and peas
4.00
Chicken Somosa
Triangle​ shaped pastry filled with ground chicken and peas
3.00
Bujia
Onion​ fritters battered with chick pea flour and spices
4.00
Pakora
2 alu tikki, 2 cauliflower pakora, and 2 spinach pakor
4.00
Paneer Pakora
Homemade cheese battered with chick pea flour
4.00
Chicken Pakora
Chicken tenders battered in chick pea flour
8.00
Fish Pakora
Fresh tilapia fish battered in chick pea flour
5.00
Vegetable Mixed Platter
2 alu tikki, 2 cauliflower pakora, 2 spinach pakora, and a somosa
6.00
Somosa Chatt
Two somosas topped with chickpeas, yogurt, and a special mix of chutnies
6.00
Chicken Chatt
Chicken tikka topped with chickpeas, yogurt, and a special mix of chutnies
SOUPS​
3.00
Mulligatawny Soup
Ground lentil soup
3.00
Coconut Soup
Sweet, hot coconut in milk topped with almonds raisins and pistachios
3.00
Chicken Soup
Finely diced chicken tikka in a chicken broth with indian spices
3.00
Palak Soup
Homemade vegetable broth with spinach
BREADS​
Necessary to complete meal
2.00
Nan
Fine flour bread baked in a clay oven
3.00
Onion Nan
Nan topped with onions and baked and baked in our clay oven
3.00
Garlic Nan
Nan topped with garlic and baked in our clay oven
4.00
Paneer Nan
Nan stuffed with paneer (homemade cheese)
4.00
Keema Nan
Nan stuffed with ground chicken
4.00
Kabli Nan
Nan stuffed with ground nuts, sugar and raisons
2.00
Chapatti
Whole wheat bread baked in a clay oven
2.00
Garlic Roti
Whole what bread garnished with garlic, baked in clay oven
3.00
Parantha Plain
Layered wheat bread baked in a clay oven
COMBINATION DINNERS​
15.00
Thali
Traditional meal of a king, includes small portions of paneer makhni, dal, bhartha, raita, puri, rice, gulab-jamun and masala tea
16.00
Tandoori Dinner
Vegetable somosa, tandoori chicken, any meat dish, dal, rice, raita, nan and gulab - jumun or kheer and tea
31.00
Dinner for Two
2 somosas, any style meat dish, tandoori chicken, any vegetable dish, dal, rice, nan, gulab-jumun or kheer, and masala tea
VEGETARIAN SPECIALTIES​
9.00
Navrattan Korma
Nine vegetables, various spices, nuts and cream
9.00
Dal Makhni
Lightly creamed lentils with fresh herbs and spices
10.00
Malia Kofta
Vegetable balls, raisons, and almonds in a creamy gravy
9.00
Alu Chole
Chick peas, onions, herbs, tomatoes and potatoes
9.00
Chana Masala
Chick peas cooked in a special masala
9.00
Chana Sag
Chick​ peas cooked in a spinach sauce
9.00
Dal Sag
Lentils​ cooked in a spinach sauce
9.00
Baigan Bhartha
Eggplant, herbs, and spices
9.00
Bhindi Masala
Okra, onions, tomatoes and a touch of ginger
9.00
Alu Palak
Potatoes, spinach and cream
PANEER SPECIALTIES​
10.00
Paneer Makhni
Homemade cheese cooked in a creamy tomato sauce
9.00
0Matar Paneer
Cheese cubes, green peas and indian spices
9.00
Sag Paneer
Paneer cheese cubes in spinach and cream
10.00
Paneer Jalferji
Paneer cheese cubes, peppers, onions and tomatoes
9.00
Chana Paneer
Paneer​ cheese cubes and chick peas in indian spices
11.00
Shai Paneer
Crushed paneer in a creamy tomato sauce
11.00
Chilli Cheese
Paneer​ cubes, onions, peppers tossed in a chilli sauce
CHICKEN SPECIALTIES​
9.00
Chicken Curry
A traditional indian chicken offering
10.00
Butter Chicken
Marinated chicken, onions, tomatoes and creamy buttery sauce
10.00
Chicken Tikka Masala
Boneless chicken in thick, creamy tomato sauce
10.00
Chicken Korma
Chicken simmered in yogurt, spices and almonds
10.00
Chicken Vindaloo
Boneless chicken and potatoes in a tangy sauce
10.00
Chicken Sag
Chicken in a thick creamy spinach sauce
11.00
Chicken Jal Frezi
Boneless chicken, onions, green pepper and a touch of tomato sauce
10.00
Chicken Bhuna
Boneless chicken, onions and green peppers in a thick curry sauce
11.00
Chicken Tikka Sag Walla
Boneless chicken, then cooked in spinach
10.00
Mango Chicken
Chicken cooked in a special mango gravy
LAMB SPECIALTIES​
13.00
Lamb Curry
A traditional indian lamb offering
13.00
Rogan Josh
Lamb in an onion sauce with yogurt, almonds, cream and spices
14.00
Lamb Boti-Kabab Masala
Marinated​ lamb in a sauce of yogurt, onions and spices
14.00
Lamb Sag
Lamb, fresh spinach, coriander and spices
14.00
Lamb Vindaloo
Lamb and potatoes in a sharply spiced gravy
14.00
Lamb Shahajahani
Lamb in cream, spices and cashews
13.00
Keema Curry
Minced lamb, peas, tomatoes, ginger, spices
13.00
Lamb Buna
Lamb curry cooked with whole onions
13.00
Mango Lamb
Lamb cooked in a special mango gravy
BEEF SPECIALTIES​
10.00
Beef Curry
Beef cubes with medium spices and herbs
10.00
Beef Sag
Beef cubes in curried spinach sauce
11.00
Shah Korma
Beef in cream, exotic spices, raisins and almonds
11.00
Beef Vindaloo
Beef and potatoes in sharply spiced gravy
11.00
Mango Beef
Beef cooked in a special mango gravy
SEAFOOD SPECIALTIES​
13.00
Shrimp Curry
Shrimp with medium spices and herbs
13.00
Shrimp Sag
Shrimp, fresh spinach, coriander and spices
13.00
Shrimp Korma
Shrimp in cream, exotic spices, raisins and almonds
13.00
Shrimp Vindaloo
Shrimp and potatoes in a sharply spiced gravy
14.00
Shrimp Jal-Frezi
Shrimp, fresh green peppers and onions
13.00
Mango Shrimp
Shrimp cooked in a special mango gravy
14.00
Fish Curry
Tilapia fish cooked with fresh green peppers and onions
14.00
Fish Korma
Tilapia fish cooked in cream, exotic spices, raisins and almonds
14.00
Fish Vindaloo
Tilapia​ fish and potatoes in a sharply spiced gravy
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Had the dinner buffet produced for the masses....Coming from Toronto we have an abundance of great restaurants for all discerning taste buds...this place was OK, very reasonably priced, parking available, and decent food. it was busy so people must like it, just wasn't to my...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank samadperformance
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for a quick dinner at Taste of India as we recently moved to Pittsburgh and quickly realized this is not a restaurant to rush through! Our appetizers and entrees were simply delicious. Spice with excellent flavor. Welcoming staff and a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hillarie H
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Last night we had took our friends to Taste of India for their first time and they loved it! One of our favorite restaurants in this city.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank TParker922
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to many Indian restaurants in Pittsburgh and it always comes back to this one. The Tandoori Chicken is the best I’ve ever had anywhere. The pakora and samosa are great. And the beer and wine is cheaper than you will find anywhere else...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank howg2211
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an early Saturday evening dinner before the theater. We really enjoyed the samosas as well as the Tandoori Chicken. I ordered the chicken Vindaloo at a 7 spice level but could have gone to an 8 or 9. However very flavorful and creamy....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Chuck S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

This unpretentious storefront across from the Pitt medical center belies the excellent Indian food served within. We ended up here after the restaurant we wanted turned out to be closed. The dinner entrees (chicken and vegetable korma) were well prepared and delicious. The wait staff...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Carolyn41353
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Food is good, standard fair Indian food. Had both the lamb curry and the chicken tiki masala. Spice numbers were about as expected, medium was heat without pain.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank David M
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Friendly staff. reasonable prices. Delicious food. samosa and Julab balls are the best. Was at childrens hospital for a wee with my niece and i ate there so much that they knew my order before i walked into the resturant

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank A S
Reviewed June 10, 2016

I've come here for both their lunch buffet and dinner menu and it's always an easy, pleasant experience. The menu is straightforward and the service is efficient, so you can focus on your conversations or friends/family. I love that it's BYOB also, which makes for...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank mollynicolette
Reviewed March 27, 2016

Good place for Indian food in Pittsburgh. I've heard it is quite common amongst locals as well and a lot of people order food from here too. Food is great and comes in gigantic proportions. A combo meal here is probably for 2 people :)

Date of visit: October 2015
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