Indian Restaurants in River Forest

Dine-In or Takeout at Masala Indian & Mediterranean Cuisine (40% Off). Three Options Available.

Masala Indian & Mediterranean Cuisine

Uptown

Clay ovens produce fluffy naan and Indian dishes, along with Thai noodle dishes

$20 $12

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Indian Dinner for Two at Hema's Kitchen (Up to 46% Off). Two Locations Available.

Hema's Kitchen

Multiple Locations

Harkening to owner Hema Potla’s native India, chefs grind fresh herbs and spices for dishes such as tandoor-cooked meats, curry, and samosas

$24 $13

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Vegetarian Indian Food for Dine-In or Takeout at Uru-Swati (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Uru-Swati

West Rogers Park

Lauded by Chicago Reader, vegetarian eatery amasses classic Indian food such as navratan korma and bhindi masala with BYOB policy

$40 $22

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Indian Cuisine for Two or More at Viceroy of India (Up to 56% Off)

Viceroy of India

Multiple Locations

Sizzling morsels of lamb vindaloo and tandoori chicken tikka mingle with fluffy naan on expansive north and south Indian menu

$25 $12

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$6 for $25 Worth of Indian Cuisine at Shikara

Shikara Restaurant

Downers Grove

Spicy chicken-chili masala with bell peppers and jalapeños; lamb in onion and tomato gravy; housemade cheese in roasted cumin sauce

$25 $6

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Indian Food at India House (Up to 48% Off). Two Options Available.

India House

Hoffman Estates

Award-winning Indian restaurant crafts Bombay- and Delhi-inspired cuisine, including lamb baked in a tandoor oven and chicken vindaloo curry

$40 $22

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Indian Dinner Cuisine for Two, valid Sunday through Thursday (Up to 50% Off)

Maharaja

Rosemont

Celebrity chef Durga Prashad Bhatt heats up tables with Indian dishes such as lamb boti kebabs, tandoori shrimp, and chicken vindaloo

$30 $15

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$15 for $30 Worth of Indian and Pakistani Cuisine at Lal Qila

Lal Qila

Palatine

Tandoori-roasted lamb tikka masala, goat curries, and basmati pilafs are served alongside fluffy, fresh-baked garlic and onion naan

$30 $15

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$25 for $40 Worth of Indian Dinner Cuisine at The Indian Harvest

The Indian Harvest

Naperville

Classics and house specialties include delectable tandoori lamb chops, tandoori shrimp, chicken saag, and crispy naan

$40 $25

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$11 for $20 Worth of Indian Food at Cuisine of India

Cuisine of India

Naperville

Spicy curries, soft naan & dishes from tandoor oven unite flavors from across India inside casual restaurant with elegant table dressings

$20 $11

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$11 for $20 Worth of Indian Dinner and Lunch Cuisine for Two at Green Chilli Indian Cuisine

Green Chilli Indian Cuisine

Naperville

Traditional Indian dishes such as shrimp tikka masala, goat biryani, and butter chicken served for lunch or dinner

$20 $11

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Indian Food for Lunch or Dinner at Taj Mahal Restaurant (Up to 50% Off)

Taj Mahal Restaurant

Orland Park

Family recipes used to create vegetarian and nonvegetarian entrees, such as chicken curry, shrimp vindaloo, and vegetable korma

$20 $10

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Indian Lunch at India House (50% Off).

India House

Buffalo Grove

Vegetable samosas, shrimp madras, bombay lamb chops, chicken tikka masala, and spinach sauce with homemade paneer

$20 $10

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There's nowhere for heat to escape within a tandoori oven. Inside this sweltering cylinder of clay, chefs stoke the flames to cook everything from flat naan bread to three-dimensional lamb and chicken. It's fitting then, that Klay Oven Restaurant has a name echoing this traditional Indian method of cooking?and a bite into anything on the menu proves that there's no need to alter these time-tested techniques. Popular orders include tandoori murg, a dish of stir-fried meat simmered in gravy. Outside of the oven, chefs use homemade cheese cubes to cook paneer dishes and fill puffed samosas with lamb, peas, ginger, and coriander.

Of course, all of this happens away from customers' hungry eyes. They're too busy sipping mango lassi beneath the dining room's golden tin ceilings, or perhaps drinking something more potable at the solid wood bar. At select times, Klay Oven also serves buffets (both of the vegan and meaty variety).

734 Lake St.
Oak Park,
IL
US

Today Kama owner and chef Vikram Singh cooks his internationally influenced Indian cuisine with a goal to give diners an experience that stimulates all the senses. Perhaps that calculated idea came from his background in mathematics and engineering. Or perhaps it came from his father, a renowned chef in India whose cuisine has impressed King Abdullah of Jordan and former German chancellor Helmut Kohl. After a successful career working with numbers, Vikram and his wife opened Kama to bring the local area an inspired, unique Indian menu?and one that would certainly meet his father?s inimitable standards.

Chef Singh actually draws on four decades of experience crafting his made-from-scratch sauces, homemade paneer, and spicy lamb dishes. To keep things interesting, he engages American, French, and Chinese traditions as he invents entrees such as tamarind-glazed baby back ribs and lamb tacos. But he isn?t the only one creating new tastes under his roof. Kama?s bartenders mix cocktails with fresh-squeezed juices and spike martinis with unconventional flavors such as cucumber, cinnamon, and rosemary. The restaurant recently received a 2014 Michelin Bib Gourmand award, given to the guide's favorite spots for high-quality cuisine at good value.

8 West Burlington Avenue
La Grange,
IL
US

Home cooking can be hard to find when home is on an entirely different continent. But the owners of Himalayan Restaurant knew how to bring the flavors of their South Asian home to Chicago. They sought out Chef Bishnu Subedi, who relies on his 12 years of experience as well as his training in a Kathmandu culinary school. Befitting the subcontinent’s rich and diverse history, Chef Subedi designs expansive menus, which embrace the Northern Indian, Nepalese, and Asian subcultures that define the region’s cuisines.

This cultural fusion is readily apparent in dishes such as the momos: steamed Nepalese-style dumplings that are typically stuffed with minced chicken or vegetables and served by street-food vendors throughout Nepal. Northern Indian flavors completely shine through on certain dishes, including the tandoori chicken, which marinates overnight in spiced yogurt before the chefs quickly barbecue the meat inside a traditional clay tandoor oven. House-made paneer cheese and fluffy naan also evoke the flavors of South Asia; the restaurant further embraces its cultural roots by serving Indian beers and water from melted Nepalese glaciers.

8265 W Golf Rd
Niles,
IL
US

When Madonna, Michael Jackson, Michael Jordan, and Roger Ebert have all dined at the same restaurant, and guests praise their attentive service and attention to detail Check, Please!, it says something. It speaks to the food's quality, the establishment's longevity, and the clientele's diversity. Newly redesigned after more than 30 years in business, Standard India Restaurant is one of the oldest Indian eateries in Chicago, one of the first in the country to offer thali-style dining, and one of the few independent restaurants anywhere that's fed more than one million guests since its inception.

Originally established on Devon Avenue by Pardip and Bimla Kamboj, Standard India has since changed locations and been passed to their son and daughter, who perpetuate Standard's success with the same traditional, freshly prepared North Indian fare. In addition to their popular all-you-can-eat grand buffet, Standard promotes an innovative and authentic thali experience, during which diners eat from frequently refilled sterling-silver tins that Denise brought back from New Delhi.

In the kitchen, chicken, lamb, and seafood sizzle in a handcrafted clay tandoor, and chefs expertly spice vegetarian- and vegan-friendly curries as well as gluten-free dishes. All meals can be paired with the guest's choice of beverage, as the eatery boasts a BYOB policy free from irksome corkage fees.

917 W Belmont Ave
Chicago,
IL
US

A flavorful restaurant, Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant serves spicy Indian fare. Your pals with special dietary considerations — including those who avoid fat, gluten, and animal products — will still find plenty of tasty and suitable items on the menu. Enjoy a drink with your dinner — Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant has a full bar to serve up a glass of wine, beer, or more. No need to splurge on a baby sitter — tots will be right at home chowing down at Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant. Sized just right for big groups, the private room at Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant would be an ideal pick for your next birthday party or family gathering.

Reserve a table ahead of time and avoid the lines. Put the suit away when heading to Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant — dress is casual, as are the vibes. Throwing a big party? Count on Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant to provide top-notch catering with the same great dishes you love.

Those driving to Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant can choose to find street parking or leave their vehicle in the nearby lot. Hop on public transit if driving's not your speed; accessible stops include Harrison (Red), Roosevelt (Red, Orange & Greens), and LaSalle (Blue).

Prepare to spend about $30 per person when dining at Chicago curry house - Indian Restaurant. All major credit cards are accepted. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, but it's the dinner menu that really draws the crowds.

899 S Plymouth Ct
Chicago,
IL
US

Vermilion has garnered a great deal of press and accolades over the years. From being named one of Chicago magazine’s Best New Restaurants of 2004 to gracing the pages of Esquire in an article titled "15 More Restaurants Not to Miss," the restaurant is no stranger to the spotlight. And at the heart of its success is Rohini Dey, a former consultant who, in 2003, decided to dive whisk first into the restaurant biz. Inspired by her Indian heritage, Dey set out to re-engineer the country’s traditional approach, fusing contemporary homeland flavors with elements of similarly bold Latin cuisine.

At Vermilion’s Chicago and New York City locations, the chefs craft meat and vegetarian fusions. Some of their most successful creations include the Gourmet-lauded duck-vindaloo arepas, lobster tail stewed in coconut-and-curry-leaf gravy, which was named the top dish worldwide by USA Today in 2004, and the tandoori skirt steak, hailed by Esquire. The decor mirrors the artful approach to dining, with sleek white spaces accented by black-and-white photos taken before the invention of color. Both locations also incorporate lounge areas that often come to life as fusion music, specialty cocktails, and a global wine list circulate the space.

10 West Hubbard Street
Chicago,
IL
US

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