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Small Plate

Sesame Cauliflower
Seasoned cauliflower / sautéed in sweet chili sauce / hint of sesame seeds
7.99

Samosa
Light pastry filled with potatoes, green peas ground spices served with sweet tamarind & mint sauce
5.99

Couli Lamb Kebab
Minced lamb marinated with truffle oilhouse
special spices / chef’s favorite roasted pepper
couli delicately set in a skewer / grilled
11.99

Tandoori Prawn Meets Honey Scallop
Grilled prawn / seared scallop / reduced with lemon beurre blanc / glazed with honey
12.99

Wild Wings
Crispy Chicken / homemade hot sauce
8.99

Sundried Palak Chaat
Flash Fried Fresh spinach / tomatoes, onions / yogurt, mint sauce dressing / homemade cheese
9.99

Chef’s Signature Calamari
Calamari sautéed with red pepper / scallions, onions / schezwan sauce
12.99

Spinach Artichoke Cheese Balls
Chopped spinach and onions / rolled with cheese / side of artichoke
7.99

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Main Plates

Chili Garlic Vegetable Noodles
Stir fried noodles / mix veggies / scallions / chili peanuts sauce
12.99

Chili Garlic Chicken Noodles
Stir fried noodles / shredded chicken / eggs / mixs veggies / chili peanuts sauce
14.99

Steaming Vegetable Momo
Thin dumpling wraps, chopped cabbage, onions, hint of ginger, paneer, served with hot mustard sauce
12.99

Steaming Chicken Momo
Thin dumpling wraps / minced chicken / onions, scallions / hint of ginger / served with hot mustard sauce
14.99

Anytime Biryani
Long Grain Saffron rice seasoned with herbs, spices / topped with cashew & raisins / yogurt sauce
Jackfruit
13.99
Chicken & Egg
15.99
Shrimp
17.99

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Grill & Tandoor

(Served with rice / Chickpeas / Sautéed veggies)

Achari Paneer Tikka
Homemade paneer / infused in achari sauce / grilled in a tandoor with onions, tomatoes, peppers
17.99

Whole Pompano Salsa Verda
Marinated whole pompano fish / grilled and topped with basil based salsa verda / crispy baby spinach
23.99

Bordelaise Lamb Chops
Australian lamb rack seasoned with spices / delicately grilled / glazed with bordelaise sauce / baked dauphinoise potato
 23.99

Bait the Salmon
Grilled Alaskan salmon / infused in lemon garlic butter/ hash spinach patty with crab stuffing
20.99

Tandoori Murg
Marinated chicken with fine indian spices / well cooked in a tandoor / mashed potatoes / brushed with ghee
18.99

Grilled Okra
Seasoned okra / grilled until crisp / pan tossed with onions and tomatoes
14.99

Sher – e – prawn
Grilled prawns with a side of asparagus / topped with warm melted gorgonzola sauce
21.99

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Brown’s Curry

(Served with rice / Sautéed Veggies)

Cauliflower Scallions
Steamed cauliflower/sautéed with roasted cumin / fresh tomatoes, onions
13.99

Nuttty Kofta
Fresh missed veggie croquette rolled with cashew and raisins / dunked and stirred in creamy tomato sauce
15.99

Poppyseed Eggplant
Fresh baby eggplants finely seasoned / lightly toasted and cooked in creamy peanut sauce
15.99

Executive Seafood Mango Curry
Seared Scallops, Shrimps & house special crab cake / gently simmered in freshly seasoned mango sauce
23.99

Old Fashion Butter Chicken
Indian spiced chicken tenders / well cooked in creamy tomato sauce
16.99

Spicy Prawn Vindaloo
Prawns seared and seasoned with herbs, spices & chilis  / cooked in spicy sauce with baby potatoes
18.99

Lamb Rojan Josh
Lamb pieces braised with aromatic spices / slowly simmered in well seasoned tomato yogurt sauce
17.99

Smoked Black Lentils
Slow cooked black lentils /  well seasoned / reduced with fresh cream
13.99

Braised Lamb Shank
Slow cooked lamb in caramelized onion sauce / fresh tomatoes
18.99

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Pizza

Homemade pizza crust / mozzarella cheese, onions ,  tomatoes ,  bell peppers , mushrooms/ fries

Pick your Main Topping
Paneer – 13.99
Chicken – 15.99
Pepperoni – 16.99

PICK YOUR SAUCE
Makhani
– Well seasoned tomato sauce cooked with cream and cashew
Vindaloo
– Spicy tomato sauce seasoned with spices and chilies
Hawaiian
– Chili mango sauce with chunks of pineapple
Tikka Masala
– Zesty tomato and onion sauce

SIDES

Roasted Eggplant Bharta
4.99

Smoked Black Lentils
4.99

Yogurt Sauce
3.99

Sweet Mango Chutney
2.99
Mashed Potatoes
3.99

Homemade Fries
3.99

Lotus Achar
2.99

Desi Bread 3.99
*Roasted Garlic Naan
*Fruits& Nuts Naan
*Lachhha Paratha
*Olive Naan
*Roti
*Bullet Naan
*Aloo Paratha

Deserts

Beetroot Halwa
Grated beetroot caramelized in ghee, slowly simmered and reduced in milk, topped with roasted cashew sauce /  coconut sprinkle
7.99

Jamun in the Beach
Homemade mil balls soaked in a flavored hot syrup layered on vanilla ice cream, with a drizzle of chocolate sauce /  coconut sprinkle
8.99

Kesar –E- Kheer
Saffron flavored basmati rice pudding cooked with milk and cream / served cold with topped dry fruits and nuts
6.99

1600s Kulfi
Authentic Indian flavored frozen cream / flavored with rich spices along with saffron and cardamom
6.99

Ask server for Vegan / GF / Nut Free Recommendations

SIDES

Roasted Eggplant Bharta……………4.99
Smoked Black Lentils…………….….4.99
Yogurt Sauce…………………………3.99
Sweet Mango Chutney……………….2.99

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Mashed Potatoes …………….…….3.99
Homemade Fries……………………3.99
Lotus Achar………….……………….2.99

Desi Bread 3.99
*Roasted Garlic Naan
*Fruits& Nuts Naan
*Lachhha Paratha
*Olive Naan

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*Roti
*Bullet Naan
*Aloo Paratha

Deserts

Beetroot Halwa………………………..7.99                                    
Grated beetroot caramelized in ghee, slowly simmered
and reduced in milk, topped with roasted cashew
sauce /  coconut sprinkle

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Jamun in the Beach………………….8.99
Homemade mil balls soaked in a flavored hot syrup layered on vanilla ice cream, with a drizzle of chocolate sauce /  coconut sprinkle

Kesar –E- Kheer………………………….6.99                                 
Saffron flavored basmati rice pudding cooked with milk
and cream / served cold with topped dry fruits and nuts

1600s Kulfi…………………………………6.99
Authentic Indian flavored frozen cream / flavored with
rich spices along with saffron and cardamom

Ask server for Vegan / GF / Nut Free Recommendations