As a culinary palindrome, naan tastes the same backward as it does forward, like the bananab or a Toyota. Take a bite in every direction with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $10 for $20 worth of Indian fare for dinner
- $6 for $12 worth of Indian buffet fare for lunch
Dinner entrees include channa masala ($9.99) with garbanzo beans and aloo baingan ($9.99) with potatoes and eggplant in Indian spices. The lunch buffet ($6.99) is available Tuesday through Sunday and typically features six to eight entrees, such as vegetable korma and paneer tikka masala, and four desserts. See the full menu.
Chef and owner Raj left his native Punjab in 1994 to earn his culinary stripes working as a cook in New York City. After a year of training and practice, he relocated to St. Louis, where his expertise in the art of Indian cooking quickly won praise in the Riverfront Times, which dubbed his eatery the city’s best vegetarian restaurant.
Laden with meat-free options, the menu entices taste buds with spiced and nutritious ingredients such as saag paneer’s spinach and fresh cheese, aloo gobi’s cauliflower and potatoes, and chana masala’s tender garbanzo beans. Chefs also throw dairy to the wayside in many dishes, including the vegan mirchi bhajia—deep-fried anaheim peppers stuffed with potatoes and spices hot enough to peel the wallpaper off a doll’s house. A catering menu provides spreads for large groups and flash mobs that rent the on-premises banquet hall.