Due to the internationalization of Indian cuisine by several world-renowned Indian chefs and the rise in the number of Indian tourists visiting Florida, the number of Indian restaurants in Miami has increased over the years. This article will discuss five places with the best Indian food in Miami so you can visit during your voyage with Little Havana Tours.
5 Places with the best Indian food in Miami
1. Zaika Indian Restaurant
Zaika Indian Restaurant is a restaurant in North Miami that opened up recently in 2015. It is located inside a strip mall. The restaurant specializes in South Indian food. At Zaika, you can expect generous portions of classic Indian dishes like samosas, chicken tikka masala, butter chicken, daal, and garlic naan. The restaurant also offers various lunch options for just $8 to $10 and has people lining up daily to get a seat. Regardless of whether you are an Indian, you will love Zaika place for what it serves: authentic Indian cuisine.
2. Maska Indian Kitchen + Bar
Maska Indian Kitchen + Bar was founded by Chef Hemant Mathur, the first Indian chef in the U.S. to be awarded a Michelin star. The place is quite expansive and modern. It perfectly fits Miami’s swanky vibe. At Maska, the menu is broken down into small and large plates with divine dishes such as lamb chops, octopus masala, Lucknowi galouti kebab, crab tadka dumplings, and Maska chicken. Make sure you grab a nightcap at their photo-worthy bar with their special cocktails like the Maska Mule.
3. Bombay Darbar
Bombay Darbar is a popular Indian restaurant in Miami. If you want to impress your date with Indian cuisine, this is the place to be. Bombay Darbar serves authentic Indian comfort food in a well-lit, glitzy space. It provides a variety of Indian options in an area that doesn’t have many. Two things you will definitely love about Bombay Darbar are the attention and warmth you will receive. If you ever get a chance to visit, order their mango chutney and splatter that on everything!
4. Bollywood Masala
If you want to have some quick, good-quality Indian food, Bollywood Masala is your best bet. Although this Indian restaurant has a really small menu, you can customize it in any way you like. You can choose anything from the menu, like their must-try kebabs or wraps, and choose between a variety of Indian toppings and sauces. This restaurant is where you will find the best Indian food in Miami airport’s surroundings.
5. Ghee Indian Kitchen
Ghee Indian Kitchen is a James Beard-nominated Indian restaurant that has become quite popular in Miami’s food scene. Every ingredient used by Ghee Indian Kitchen is sourced from local farms in South Florida and is used to create mouthwatering Gujarat-inspired dishes. The restaurant is always crowded with people so we definitely suggest that you make reservations in advance if you’d like to visit. They also have a bar that offers several choices of drinks. Ghee Indian Kitchen has a wide assortment of Indian dishes, but if you ever get a chance to visit, do try their best-selling uttapam and plantain chaat!
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