Best Indian Restaurants in North Goa For Lunch Ka Kya Scene Hain


1. Delhi Darbar, Panaji 

Situated on MG road, just outside the historic centre of Panjim city, is one of the best Indian Restaurants in North Goa.

Delhi Darbar is a nice and quite fine dining place for those who crave north Indian and Mughalai cuisine. The quality of the food served over here is excellent. They offer a wide variety of Punjabi and Awadhi dishes.  
Their kebabs are delicious and mouth-watering. Their wide varieties of biryanis are truly genuine and authentic in terms of aroma and taste. The quantity served is also very good. The interiors of the restaurant have a very nice beautiful Indian ambience. Their tandoori roti, cheese garlic naan and sizzling brownies are something you can’t afford to miss out on. 

Address:  MG Road, opposite Azad Maidan, Panaji

Phone: 0832 222 2544  

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Address: House No 13/433/A2, First Floor, Bella Goa Annex, Dayanand Bandodkar Marg,Panaji 

Phone: 9555212212 

Next in the best Indian Restaurants in North Goa is Biryani by Kilo, Panaji, located just around 300 meters from the beautiful Miramar beach is an ideal place to dine with family or friends. The place has a refreshing interior which provides a very nice ambience. A live band plays at the restaurant to enhance the vibe of your dining experience. The food offered over here is outstanding.  

Their chicken biryani is very delicious and satisfying. A blend of selected spices lends a unique flavour and an amazing aroma to the biryani cooked to perfection along with long grain biryani rice.  For vegetarians, their Veg Hyderabadi biryani is a must-try. 

Their Hyderabadi Egg biryani and their kebab platter are also highly recommended. 

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3. NIYAAZ, Bambolim 

Niyaaz is a Mughlai restaurant, located just a few meters away from the Goa Medical College and Hospital at Bambolim. They specialize in biryani and kebabs. The Niyaaz special Belgaum biryani is something all biryani lovers must try at least once in their lifetime.  
Their chicken lazeez with kulcha is also very tempting and delicious. It is a chicken gravy, rich with Mughlai flavours served with crispy kulcha bread. Their mutton seekh kabab and their tandoori chicken and Paneer Makhan Wala are amazing and totally out of this world. For vegetarians, their Veg Lahori and Tawa sabzi banjara will certainly bring a lot of delight and happiness. Their Thai Basil Chicken, BBQ wings and mutton chops are worth trying. One can complete their meal with some malai phirni or carrot halwa.

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Address:  Kenkre Center, 376/3,Near Goa Medical College, Bambolim 

Phone:  077760 22288 

4. Chulha 

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Chula is the in house restaurant at Grand Hyatt hotel in Bambolim. The restaurant primarily serves authentic Indian cuisine.  
The large windows and high ceiling provide a beautiful ambience to the restaurant. They have a live kitchen where their team of highly qualified and experienced chefs, prepare the best Indian dishes, according to your tats and liking. 

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Their laal maas preparation is totally out of this world and is sure to leave you licking your fingers. Their soft and succulent paneer tikkas, combined with tandoori roti, are sure to tantalize your taste buds. For rice lovers, their Hyderabadi biryani is truly delicious and amazing.  

This is a must-visit place for those who crave north Indian food. For those with a sweet tooth, their jalebi rabri is something you really cannot resist. 

Address: Grand Hyatt, Bambolim, North Goa 

Phone: +91 832 711 1510 

5. Sher-E-Punjab 

Address:  Kuldip Plaza, 12/84, 18th June Rd, Panaji, Goa 

Phone: 0832 222 8309 

Sher-e-Punjab, situated near the Aroma hotel in the heart of Panjim city, is a popular Punjabi restaurant in Goa. It is an ideal place for family dinners and corporate get-togethers. It primarily serves authentic Punjabi cuisine, along with some popular Chinese and Goan dishes. This place specializes in tandoors and spicy gravies. The ambience of the restaurant is great. One can enjoy a beautiful view of the municipal park from the sparkling glass walls of the restaurant. When it comes to food, their non-veg tikka platter, consisting of fish tikka, chicken tikka, chicken seekh kebabs and malai kebabs is incredible and simply irresistible. Their veg kababs and Paneer are the best you can ever find in Goa. 

One can supplement their meal with a delicious mango lassi, a glass of cold buttermilk, or a few scoops of their special Sher-e-Punjab malai kulfi and rabri. 

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