Take a trip to the other side of the globe via Tamarind Indian Bistro and treat your hard-working self with some of the most authentic and delicious Indian cuisine in Nashville.The clock strikes 11:05 a.m and it is finally acceptable for you to leap out of your cubicle, or in Nashville's case, cute-restored-house-turned-office-slash-music-art-space and rush to a spot for lunch that will make you forget your terrible decision not to eat breakfast. Get to Tamarind Indian Bistro and treat your hard-working self with some of the most authentic and delicious Indian cuisine in Nashville.
With a location that is convenient to everything (not to mention a parking lot that makes this Nashvillian very happy) and a menu featuring 68 authentic and flavor-packed entrees, it's no wonder that people come flowing through Tamarind's doors as soon as they open. With a menu as extensive as theirs, there is something scrumdiddlyumptious for every kind of eater here. If you are an Indian-food novice, first of all, don't be intimidated. Each menu item is described (explicitly) in English. As an amateur it may be wise to try one of their most popular dishes, Chicken Tikka Masala: marinated chicken roasted and cooked with onion, peppers and to-die-for spices.
Do you commonly refer to yourself as a vegetarian? Well there is a whole section here for you, too. The Dal Makhani is a lentil-centric dish sure to fire up veg-heads and non-veg heads alike.
And for the Indian cuisine connoisseur there are 66 other dishes that are cooked, spiced and sauced to perfection. Tamarind also offers an assortment of hand-made Indian beverages such as a Mango Lassi and Mysore Coffee.
Chicken Tikka Masala, $11
Murg Malai Karab, $12
Dal Makhani, $10
Monday - Friday, 11 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday - Friday, 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.