Tamarind TriBeCa is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

1. Tamarind TriBeCa

9.3
99 Hudson St (at Franklin), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Tribeca · 131 tips and reviews

Esther E.Esther Esteban: 10 out of 10. Good food, nice staff, cute place. Everything in the menu is tasty. Chicken Masala: a must.

Kate H.Kate Huyett: Order the lasuni gobi - cauliflower fried with tomato and ginger. It's not on the menu but it's my favorite thing here

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Plush banquettes and sizable booths make this Indian restaurant ideal for private business meetings. But after a three-course lunch, you may be more in the mood for a nap. Read more.

Bhatti Indian Grill is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

2. Bhatti Indian Grill

9.1
100 Lexington Ave (at E 27th St), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Rose Hill · 135 tips and reviews

Chelsea B.Chelsea Balkan: #FabuLIST #DubiDO malai kabab, boti kebab, and paneer tikka were all delicious. No more BYOB

Phoenix 💥💥💥Phoenix 💥💥💥: Great kebabs here

Village VoiceVillage Voice: The Village Voice voted this Best Kebab in our Best Of New York Poll!

Pippali is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

3. Pippali

9.0
129 E 27th St (Park Ave South), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Rose Hill · 67 tips and reviews

alissa n.alissa nevita: Staff was EXCELLENT and kind. Garlic Naan is delicious. Had it with the shrimp masala. Spinach and lentil samosas were great.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Casual Indian with some upscale touches. The vegetarian starters make great snacks.

Cecilia S.Cecilia Schudel: Good food, especially the tandoori salmon! Definitely one of the better places in the area. Service was a bit disorganized, though, even though the place was mostly empty.

Indikitch is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

4. Indikitch

8.8
940 8th Ave, New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Theater District · 33 tips and reviews

Zeba S.Zeba Siddiqi: Known as Indian Chipotle! Their bowls are amazing. Try their chicken tikka curry, with classic black dal, Saffron rice and garlic naan on the side!

Danny C.Danny Chiao: the biryani is delicious

Rewan P.Rewan Parti: One of the best fast food Indian in the city. Do order chicken tikka, black lentils and paneer tikka. The food is fresh and served hot. They have the option of biryani, dosa, fiesta and salad.

Moti Mahal Delux is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

5. Moti Mahal Delux

8.8
1149 1st Ave (63rd Street), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Upper East Side · 67 tips and reviews

Chris G.Chris Gabriel: Nice atmosphere. Great murgh korma chicken, pretty good wine selection.

Village VoiceVillage Voice: The lamb kebabs are exceptional, as is the thickly seasoned tandoori chicken. Veggies can head to a steaming lunch buffet with vegetarian options as well!

Varun S.Varun Shetty: Phenomenal food: paneer tikka, dahi palak, murgh tandoori, burrah kebab (best thing on the menu), murgh and dal makhani - and, of course, gulab jamun

Dil-e Punjab Deli is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

6. Dil-e Punjab Deli

8.8
170 9th Ave (at 21st St), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Chelsea · 38 tips and reviews

guillaume o.guillaume orain: The aloo ghobi and bharta are fantastic! Take the 3 side platter with rice and naan.

AnupAnup: The paneer mattar/ tofu & peas is delicious.

Josh M.Josh Mahan: Amazing cheap all vegetarian Indian food!

Malai Marke is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

7. Malai Marke

8.8
318 E 6th St (at 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · East Village · 70 tips and reviews

Dina R.Dina Rughani: Coconut chicken curry. Ask for them to make it spicy. Great lunch special deal!

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Break out of the chicken tikka masala rut with the coondapur kori, a flavorful, deep-orange coconut chicken curry from the coastal city of Mangalore. Read more.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Not your average Curry Row restaurant. The huge menu has dishes from all over India, and most of them succeed.

Adyar Anand Bhavan is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

8. Adyar Anand Bhavan

8.8
1071 2nd Ave (btwn E 58th St & E 59th St), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Sutton Place · 21 tips and reviews

Varun G.Varun Gujjanudu: Idli and vadas are really good and authentic.. Chutney game is also strong. Had the channa batura - we asked to make everything vegan and they did (and seemed to know about it)

Rewan P.Rewan Parti: Best South Indian in the city. Must try mini idlis, medhu vada and Pondicherry Dosa. Quick service and delicious food!

Ramya V.Ramya VP: Best South Indian since my grandma's house in Chennai...please pass on the msg and support this mom&pop

Chola Eclectic Indian Cuisine is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

9. Chola Eclectic Indian Cuisine

8.7
232 E 58th St (btw 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Midtown East · 55 tips and reviews

Kris C.Kris Concepcion: My favorite Indian buffet lunch in the city! The tikka masala is worth the trip to midtown.

Sabina B.Sabina B.: One of the best, most authentic North Indian places in the city outside of Jackson Heights. The weekend buffet is always fresh and hot and an amazing deal.

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The soft, fluffy naan goes perfectly with the chicken tikka masala. Get it!

Dhaba is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

10. Dhaba

8.7
108 Lexington Ave (btwn 27th & 28th St.), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Rose Hill · 159 tips and reviews

NanaNana: Love this place. Tangri kabab was deliciously prepared. Chicken biryani was really good too but chicken was dry. We also got the handi chicken. Really nice flavors.

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Try the crunchy purani delhi ki papri chaat, composed of a layer of fried wheat discs piled with chickpeas and diced potatoes. It’s one of our #100best dishes and drinks of 2011. Read more.

Arielle M.Arielle Myers: 5 stars! One of the best Indian meals I've ever had. A MUST try. Can't wait to go back

indikitch is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

11. indikitch

8.7
25 W 23rd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · NoMad · 117 tips and reviews

Jeff P.Jeff Petriello: The Chipotle of Indian food is a great lunch staple for the Flatiron crowd. The feast with saag paneer, black lentils, and a side of onion fritters is my go to.

Eric H.Eric Ho: Get the pulled pork feast, onion bhaji, mango lassi, then take a nap.

Mike W.Mike Winston: Fresh, flavorful, spicy, and filling Indian food served in a Chipotle-style construction line. Don't miss the Pulled Pork Vinadaloo Biryani. Read all about my visit on WinstonWanders below. Read more.

THELEwala is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

12. THELEwala

8.9
112 Macdougal St (at Minetta St.), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 111 tips and reviews

JeffreyJeffrey: Griddled-to-order nizami rolls, the rolled parathas stuffed with fillings like egg, minced lamb, chicken, and lime-flavored paneer, they make a perfect midnight snack. Also good: chaat.

Village VoiceVillage Voice: Stop by this cart for quick and delicious Indian food. We recommend the jaal moori!

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The rolls here are just too good to pass up. Get the Chapli roll and ask them to spice it up for you.

Vatan is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

13. Vatan

8.7
409 3rd Ave (at 29th), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Rose Hill · 40 tips and reviews

Rishad T.Rishad Tobaccowala: This is the most authentic and best Indian food in NY (have been to 35 places in Manhattan) . Yes it's veg (tasty as hell). Yes it's price fixed ( 30 $ cheap) plus great cocktails. Enjoy!!!

Christina R.Christina Rapesto: Its a pre fix menu n its alot of food for 29.95. No meat but u won't even miss it. Must try it

Serious EatsSerious Eats: All-you-can-eat vegetarian specialties from Gujarat in Murray Hill.

Chote Nawab is one of The 15 Best Indian Restaurants in New York City.

14. Chote Nawab

8.6
115 Lexington Ave, New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Rose Hill · 67 tips and reviews

Srikanth B.Srikanth Beeravol: Meat platter is awesome here and best naan in lex aveune.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: An expansive menu with plenty of uncommon Indian regional specialties. Go for binda sasuralwali, "Okra you would eat at your in laws' house."

Akansha S.Akansha Sharma: Best paneer tikka in town! Garlic naan is so good and the roomali roti is delicious! Best lunch special- cheap and huge servings! Can't beat it!