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Indian food near airport

Hi I know there are lots of Indian restaurants near the airport (YYZ) but which ones are the best and what dishes do you recommend?


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I go to Mississauga far less often than I go to Montreal, but I did notice on a recent visit that one of my favourite joints in town, Bamiyan Kabob, had opened an outpost there, at Dixie Rd. and Eglinton, just south of the airport. Now, Bamiyan Kabob isn't Indian. As the name suggests, it's Afghan. But the original location in East York is usually packed with with local families that are pretty evenly split between Afghan and Pakistani (it's Halal, so it attracts a lot of observant Muslims), with a sprinkling of white folks in between. And, while you can find good Indian food in a lot of places, it's really tough to find an Afghan place like this one.

I can't really add much to the Toronto Star article on the restaurant's website: www.bamiyankabob.com/index.php/history.html -- it's pretty much dead-on. The only thing I would add: get the boulagnee, a huge potato pancake made à la minute (it always takes a little longer to get it), and instead of the white rice that comes with the dinners, get the Kabilee Rice, with carrots, raisins and almonds.

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My fiance's family lives in Brampton so I'm out there quite a bit... all I can say is that I've never had bad Indian food in Brampton. I can't think of anywhere near the airport but if it were me, I would just look for a place that's busy.

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