$5 for 25% Off Your Entire Bill, Valid for Tables of Up to Six at Bombay Talkie

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It's easy to get stuck in the same old mealtime routine, especially if you’re in prison. Taste freedom with this Groupon.

The Deal

  • $5 for 25% off your entire bill, valid for tables of up to six
  • See the full menu.

There are no minimum or maximum bill restrictions for this Groupon—the higher your bill, the more you save. For example, if you spend $100, you will get $25 off your bill; if you spend $200, you will get $50 off your bill.

Bombay Talkie

With Bombay Talkie, Sunitha Ramaiah envisions a restaurant whose cuisine reflects her own life experiences, which include a childhood in southern India and adulthood in the cultural mélange of New York City. Her chefs, she says, serve "the food of my childhood, the food of everyday India," basing their menu on recipes from Indian roadside cafés and using fragrant blends of fenugreek, tamarind, and cloves, which characterize meals from the country's southern regions. Bombay Talkie sets itself apart from tradition, however, by serving dishes in a tapas style, with large entrees minimized in favor of smaller, well-composed plates of vibrant cuisine. Lemon-tinged rice balances red swaths of tandoori chicken, and the lamb chops' cilantro-mint sauce lends a splash of color more vibrant than Willy Wonka’s contact lenses.

The gallery-white walls and exposed brickwork of Bombay Talkie's dining room feature paintings of Bollywood film scenes, alluding to India's ubiquitous displays of movie billboards. Carved from a single piece of teak, a stool-lined communal table dominates one entire side of the dining room, with the rest of the space featuring a similarly earth-tone collection of custom-designed leather booths.:m]]

Reviews

brings the much-loved, no-nonsense street food scene from every corner of India and recasts it into something modern for the New York audience

The owners were especially welcoming and accommodating. The head chef exceedingly gracious and obviously very talented.

Kristal F., Yelp, 1/19/12
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    189 9th Avenue

    New York, New York 10011

    212-242-1900

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In a Nutshell

Inspired by Southern Indian street foods, chefs serve refined, tapas-style versions of the region's culinary staples

The Fine Print

Expires 180 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per table, per group. Reservation required; subject to availability. Dine-in only. Max party size of 6. Must purchase one food item. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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