Indian Restaurants in Franklin

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Lamb cubes, jumbo prawns, and cottage cheese simmer in the traditional tandoor oven at Taste of India, which concocts eight specialty dishes via its clay cooker. Hunks of tandoori breads soak up the spice-soaked sauces of curries, masalas, and vindaloos chock full of traditional Indian meats such as goat, chicken, and shrimp. Elements of Eastern flavors combine in an octet of Indo-Chinese dishes such as a chicken lollipop—a fried and sautéed drumstick slathered in Indian-Chinese-style spices—that vets hand out to fox cubs after routine checkups. Your choice of meats, seafood, and veggies can adorn two styles of biryani, and sweet teeth can conclude meals by savoring four authentic desserts.

101 International Drive
Franklin,
TN
US

Surrounded by tan and terra-cotta earth tones, diners at Tamarind Indian Bistro can feast on seasonally inspired dishes from the lunch buffet or tandoori classics selected from the evening menu. Robust vegetarian options supply plant eaters with dishes such as savory portions of sauce-covered chickpeas.

1516 Demonbreun St
Nashville,
TN
US

Test your spice threshold at Woodlands Indian Vegetarian, and see how much heat your palate can handle at this Indian eatery. Low-fat fare is not available here, so leave some room in your diet. No need to splurge on a baby sitter — tots will be right at home chowing down at Woodlands Indian Vegetarian. Need room for one more? Add another to your party — Woodlands Indian Vegetarian is great for large groups.

Woodlands Indian Vegetarian can also cater your next party; call today for details. For those in a hurry, the restaurant lets you take your meal or snack to go.

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Menu items at Woodlands Indian Vegetarian tend to be mid-priced, so expect to plop down about $30 per person to dine here.

3415 W End Ave
Nashville,
TN
US

Season your day with some Indian spice — Bombay Palace serves top-notch Indian-style cuisine. The menu at Bombay Palace does not include any low-fat options, so come ready to indulge. With its kid-friendly vibe, Bombay Palace is a great spot for families to chow down.

If you're hoping to make a smashing impression at your next soiree, you can also have Bombay Palace cater for you. If you need to get somewhere fast, the restaurant also serves up grub to go.

For convenience, diners can park in a neighboring lot.

Most items on the menu are reasonably priced, so expect to spend around $30 per person at Bombay Palace.

2912 W End Ave
Nashville,
TN
US

In Sitar's kitchen, chefs fire up traditional Indian dishes such as spicy lamb vindaloo and chicken curry. Their menu also includes biryani rice dishes, clay oven-baked kebabs, and more than 20 vegetarian dishes, all of which pair well with a King Fisher beer from India or a shiraz from Australia.

116 21st Ave N
Nashville,
TN
US

Curry powder, a blend of spices such as turmeric, coriander, and fenugreek seeds, is lauded for its curative properties; many Ayurvedic practitioners believe that it aids in digestion and detoxifies the body. At Shagor Indian Cuisine, chefs use the traditional spice blend to flavor a menu of recipes from across the Indian subcontinent. Options range from East Indian bhuna, an entree chock-full of garlic, ginger, veggies, and meat to tandoori chicken tenderized with yogurt and lemon juice. Diners may supply their own adult libations at this BYOB eatery or sip glasses of mango lassi, a yogurt-based beverage.

Inside the eatery, white tablecloths drape over tables, and yellow walls stand out brightly from white walls and a black ceiling like a bumblebee’s contrasting stripes—if the bumblebee just rolled in red paint, Shagor’s fourth major hue. Green plants and framed artwork fleck the flanks of the dining hall, where white pillars furnish both structural and aesthetic goodness.

11540 Lebanon Rd
Mount Juliet,
TN
US