Best 7 Indian Restaurants in Las Vegas
Craving for masala? Take a look at this list of Indian restaurants in the city of Las Vegas.
With all the different dining options it offers, Las Vegas is known as a gastronomic mecca for every cuisine and every budget. People from all over the world flock to Las Vegas, not only for the casinos, but to do a "food pilgrimage."
This article focuses on one of this writers' favorite food: Indian! Indian cuisine is well-known to be flavorful with a mix of spices and herbs - and spicy too!
1. Mt. Everest India's Cuisine
This family-run restaurant serves a mouthwatering buffet-only lunch, and an array of North Indian dishes for dinner.
This writer gives the prawn curry and the chicken makhani (which is tandoori chicken cooked in a delectable cream, tomato and fresh herb sauce) two thumbs up!
Every dish features a lovely combination of of Indian spices and is served with fragrant Basmati rice. If you love Indian flavors, then you should head on over to Mt. Everest India's Cuisine and have a gastronomic adventure! As the restaurant proclaims, "It's not just about the food, it's also about the adventure that promises unforgettable taste and culture!"
Mt. Everest India's Cuisine is located at 641 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102. Hours: 11:00-15:00, 17:00-22:00. Open daily. Website: http://www.everestcuisine.net/
2. Saffron Flavors of India
Hailed by many to be the best Indian restaurant north of Las Vegas, the authentic traditional Indian decor in this restaurant certainly whisks you off to India for your flavorful meal.
Their bestsellers include the garlic shrimp and the chicken madras. They cater to your spice tolerance level, but if you like spicy foods, go ahead! You will not regret it!
Saffron Flavors of India is located at 4450 N Tenaya Way #115, Las Vegas, NV 89129. Hours: 11:30-14:30, 17:00-21:00, Tuesdays-Thursdays and Sundays. 11:30-14:30, 17:00-22:00, Fridays and Saturdays. Closed on Mondays. Website: http://saffronflavorsofindia.com/
3. India Oven
Add a little spice to your life by trying out the goodies at India Oven. They serve authentic, award-winning fares from both North and South India. Their freshly baked naans are definitely the best in town. Pair it with their amazing chicken curry, one bite will have you craving lots more.
They have a good wine and beer list that complements their dishes perfectly. Ask your server to recommend what goes with what.
Their lunch buffet serves over 40 items for an unbeatable price of $9.99.
India Oven is located inside the Sahara Paradise Plaza at 2218 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89104. Hours: 11:30-14:00, 17:00-22:00. Open daily. Website: http://www.indiaoven.com/
4. India Masala
Housed in a food court at the Fashion Show Mall, India Masala is the closest thing you have to Indian fast food. Everything is served up fresh, flavorful, and fast. They have the usual favorites of curries and masalas, but make sure to try their Chicken 65, which is spicy, deep-fried chicken. Too spicy? Order one of their refreshing yogurt drinks to go with it!
India Masala at 3200 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89109. Hours: 10:00-21:00, Mondays-Saturdays. 11:00-19:00, Sundays. Website: http://www.indiamasalalv.com/
5. Mint Indian Bistro
Mint Indian Bistro offers a wide selection of Indian cuisine. They have something for everyone as this restaurant offers its customers vegetarian, vegan, Halal and gluten-free options. The spiciness level of each dish is customizable to your tastes - if you want it spice-free or inferno-hot, they will make it for you.
Mint Indian Bistro also offers the largest assortment of international beer in Las Vegas. Stouts, ales, premium beers, pales from all over the globe - you name it, they have it.
Mint Indian Bistro is located at 730 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119. Hours: 11:00-23:15. Open daily. Website: http://mintbistro.com
6. Shalimar Restaurant
Shalimar Restaurant serves both Indian and Pakistani food. It is a family-run restaurant, offering a unique, intimate atmosphere of eating home-cooked meals in a family kitchen. Wonderful food, plus the prices are very affordable too.
Bestsellers include the Chicken Jalfrezi, Nihari (Pakistani beef/lamb stew served with brain) and the Goat Karahi (spicy goat cooked with bell peppers in a wok).
Shalimar Restaurant is located inside Renaissance Center West at 4001 S Decatur Blvd #31, Las Vegas, NV 89103. Hours: 11:30-22:00, Tuesdays to Fridays. 12:00-22:00, Saturdays and Sundays. Closed on Mondays. Website: http://shalimarlasvegas.com/
7. Delhi Indian Cuisine
2015 Winner of the Best of Las Vegas Award of the Las Vegas Review-Journal Poll, they serve delicious, authentic dishes at low prices. The lamb biryani was definitely one of the best this writer has ever tried. The lamb pieces were thick, tender and bursting with flavor, combined with fragrant biryani rice - it was perfect. Also, get a free Mango Lassi when you check in on Yelp.
Their famous lunch buffet starts at 11:00am and ends at 3:00pm.
Delhi Indian Cuisine is located at 4022 S Maryland Pkwy, Las Vegas, NV 89119. Hours: 11:00-15:00, 17:00-22:30. Open daily. Website: http://delhiindiancuisinelv.com
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