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Bombay Bistro - CLOSED


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US$10 - US$30
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fresh tomatoes simmered w/ indian herbs.
traditional‎‎ yellow lentil soup w/ turmeric, cumin & lemon.
cilantro lemon
delicious veg. base w/ fresh cilantro, lemon, carrots & cabbage.
(choice of mango pineapple vinaigrette, bleu cheese, raita, oil & vinegar.)
mango pineapple vinaigrette
bleu cheese
oil & vinegar
tandoori chicken $+5
fish $+7
chopped mixed greens served w/ carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes & your choice of dressing.
mango pineapple vinaigrette
bleu cheese
oil & vinegar
tandoori chicken $+5
fish $+7
fresh baby spinach served w/ carrots, cucumbers, mandarin oranges, roasted almonds & your choice of dressing.
vegetable samosa
crispy turnovers stuffed w/ seasoned potatoes & green peas.
vegetable pakora
fresh vegetables dipped in chickpea batter.
basil paneer tikki
fresh basil, potatoes w/ homemade cottage cheese, goat cheese, cashews & raisins.
papdi chat
chips w/ chickpeas, onion & potato, topped w/ mint & tamarind sauce.
sev puri
crispy fried puffs filled w/ potato, onion & tomato, topped w/ mint & tamarind sauce.
dahi puri
crispy fried puffs filled w/ potato, onion, tomato, topped w/ yogurt, mint & tamarind sauce.
gobi manchurian
cauliflower florets cooked w/ onions & peppers in a sweet & spicy indo chinese sauce.
chicken samosa
crispy turnovers stuffed w/ marinated chicken.
chicken lollipop
chicken wings w/ an indian twist, tossed w/ house special schezwan sauce.
chicken 65
boneless chicken marinated w/ fresh ginger, garlic, homemade spices, tempered w/ mustard seeds & curry leaves.
gobi malai tikka
cauliflower‎‎ florets marinated in yogurt w/ fresh mint, cumin, black pepper & grilled w/ pineapple, peppers & onions.
chicken tandoori
bone-in chicken marinated in yogurt, ginger, garlic, lemon & our special tandoori mix.
chicken malai kebab
boneless chicken marinated in yogurt w/ fresh mint, cumin, black pepper & grilled w/ peppers, onions & pineapple .
tamarind fish
cubes of salmon marinated in our homemade tamarind sauce tempered w/ coriander, cumin & curry leaves.
tandoori tikka‎
your choice of protein marinated in yogurt & our special tandoori mix, grilled to perfection w/ peppers, onions & tomatoes.
mild & buttery curry sauce w/ cilantro, cumin & fenugreek leaves.
curry sauce
house special sauce w/ ginger, garlic, onion, tomato & our signature spices.
tomato & garlic sauce tossed w/ chunks of bell peppers, onions & tomatoes.
cumin & fennel sauce, tossed w/ chunks of bell peppers, onions & tomatoes.
fragrant‎ & creamy cashew sauce w/ ginger, garlic & our signature blend of spices.
zesty‎ south indian creamy coconut sauce w/ black pepper, coriander & mustard seeds.
rogan josh
authentic curry w/ light yogurt, fennel, ginger & tomato.
creamed spinach simmered w/ cumin, turmeric & freshly ground spices.
tikka masala
house speciality creamy cashew based sauce w/ tomato, cumin & coriander.
fiery tomato based sauce tossed w/ potatoes.
dal fry
stew prepared from yellow lentils tossed w/ cumin, curry leaves & butter.
aloo gobi
fresh cauliflower lighty grilled w/ potatoes, peppers & tomatoes in our special blend of spices.
bhindi do-piazza
stir fried okra sauteed w/ peppers, onions & tomatoes.
chana masala
chickpeas, onions & tomatoes simmered in a house blend of chana masala spices.
mutter paneer
homemade cottage cheese cubes & green peas in onion & tomato based sauce.
dal makhani
mixed lentils cooked in a rich creamy tomato based sauce.
dum aloo
baby potatoes cooked in creamy cashew based sauce.
kaju curry
cashew nuts sauteed in a creamy sauce simmered w/ onions & fenugreek.
malai kofta
paneer, potato, & fenugreek kofta in a tomato based creamy sauce.
steamed rice w/ cumin seed & bay leaves.
green peas pulav
rice cooked w/ green peas, nuts, onions & cilantro.
peshawari pulav
rice cooked w/ coconut, fruits & nuts.
rice cooked w/ your choice of protein, nuts, peppers, onions & our special biryani masala.
plain naan
bread baked in clay oven coated w/ butter.
tandoori roti
fresh whole wheat hand rolled bread baked in clay oven.
garlic, chili or garlic chili naan
leavened hand tossed bread of your choice baked in clay oven w/ cilantro.
stuffed bread
bread stuffed w/ your choice of potatoes, paneer, onions, cheese or fruits.
large deep fried puff bread.
chocolate naan
a bombay bistro favorite naan stuffed w/ chocolate shavings. served hot w/ a chocolate drizzle. (whip cream upon request)
mango chutney
mango pickle
cucumber raita
pineapple raita
chicken tenders.
french fries.
macaroni & cheese
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Food was very bland and not spicy at all. Not your typical Indian food. Nice presentation and good service, but very average food. House of India is much more authentic and is just a few blocks away. Plenty of parking, but there are other better...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank TerryT603
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Seven days a week they offer their lunch buffet. It's great, food at a great price. Good service and clean.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Carole C
Reviewed May 21, 2017

I have had two meals thus far at BB. Buffet with office colleagues and Dinner with family. Experience was indeed very good on both the occasions. Sure enough, this is one of my preferred places for good Indian food in and around this area.

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank WishArora
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my Indian lunch at a Bombay Bistro. They offer a buffet, let me say a very good buffet. I'm learning about Indian food and they present a variety, colorful, healthy , vegetarian, and delicious . The restaurant is clean and they get...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank 350nickt
Reviewed March 17, 2017

My company employs many Indian people and everytime they come in to town we must eat here. I love this place. It's beautifully decorated, clean, and the food is always the best I've had in this area. Management is very friendly and hands on, service...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

I have been a fan of Bombay Bistro for some time now. I think they have increased their menu significantly and started offering gluten free meals. I highly recommend them.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank 402phillipp
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Bombay Bistro Review - Valentine's Day. Made a reservation via Yelp since we thought it might be crowded. Arrived 30 mins early at 6:15pm and only 3-4 tables were full. We were seated right away. Host brought water. The menu we were provided was a...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank T2845TSpeterb
BOMBAYBISTROFRANKLIN, General Manager at Bombay Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2017

I wanted to reach out to address this situation and send our sincere apologies to you. This day we had 5 employees lined up to work of which 3 showed up and one left in the middle of the busiest time because an emergency with...More

Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

We recently visited this place for a family dinner. The atmosphere and the ambience was good but the food quality was just average, with the exception of salty Lassi which was fantastic. The quantity of vegetables also seemed to be much lesser compared to the...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank jnm23in
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful appetizers, super Chana Masala and stuffed naan. A nice and quiet atmosphere. Attentive staff.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank ScoPat92
BOMBAYBISTROFRANKLIN, General Manager at Bombay Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words, we are happy that you enjoyed the food and atmosphere . Next time you come in- enjoy a complimentary chocolate naan on the house. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

We had been coming to this place for over a year and everything we visited the food was amazing. Extremely flavorful and sauces are beyond excellent. Try the butter chicken native style of you enjoy spice or the gobi manchurian. The wines are great as...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank occhristianmagazine
BOMBAYBISTROFRANKLIN, General Manager at Bombay Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2016

Thank you so much for the kind words!! we strive to reach on excellence and when we hear this- we are thrilled to see that we have exceeded your expectations. Next time you come in, ask for the manager to receive a complimentary chocolate naan...More

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