Indian Essence Bistro – Take Out Menu

10% off on pick-up orders of $100 or more

Lunch & Dinner Buffet – Food Menu changes everyday

We serve buffet food from below item:

• Butter Chicken
• Tandoori Chicken
• Chilli Chicken
• Achari Chicken
• Kadhahi Chicken
• Chicken Curry
• Beef Curry
• Lamb Curry
• Chickpeas Curry
• Daal Makhani
• Daal Tadka
• Mixed Lentils
• Aloo Gobhi
• Mix Veg
• Carrot Cabbage Masala
• Mutter Paneer
• Matter Paneer Mushroom
• Shahi Panner
• Panner Butter Masala
• Onion Pakora
• Mix Veg Pakora
• Broccoli Pakora
• Aloo Pakora
• Mix Veg Yogurt
• Gulab Jamun
• Rasgulla
• Mango Pudding
• Rice Pudding
• Suji Halwa
• Lots of Sauces & Salads

Appetizers

Served with our Special Tamarind or Mint Chutney

Vegetable Pakoras $6.99
Delicately cspiced chickpea batter fried vegetables
Vegetable Samosa $4.49
Two crisp patties, stuffed with patatoes, peas and spices made from unleavened dough with white flour
Paneer Pakora $9.99
Fresh marinated Indian cheese stick, batter fried crisp
Aloo Tikki $5.99
Mashed potatoes, herb dipped in batter and fried
Chicken Pakora $10.99
Fried boneless chicken pieces, battered in Graham flour and marinated in ginger and Indian spices
Fish Pakora $11.99
Fried pieces of fish, delicately battered with Graham flour and spices
Veggie Manchurian $10.99
Vegetable finely chopped and served with sweet chilli sauce.
Chicken Manchurian $11.99
Minced chicken served with sweet chilli soy sauce.

Tandoori Grill Sizzlers

Barbecued over charcoal, on skewers in a clay-based Tandoor oven and served on a bed of fresh onion & bell peppers on a small sizzlers at your table

Tandoori Chicken (4 pcs.) $11.99
Marinated in a Yogurt sauce and barbecued in our clay oven
Chicken Tikka/ Malai Tikka $10.99
Boneless pieces of chicken breast marinated in a special sauce and cooked in our clay oven
Seekh Kebab $12.99
Tender minced lamb delicately mixed with spices rolled around a skewer, barbecued in a tandoor and then sliced into small pieces
Fish Tikka $12.99
Cod fish pieces marinated in yougurt, ginger, garlic paste and spices
Paneer Tikka $11.99
Home paneer marinated in a special sauce and cooked in our clay oven
Tandoori Prawns $16.99
Marinated in a Yogurt sauce and barbecued in our clay oven

Chicken Specialties

To spice it right to your liking

please choose from a scale of 1(mild) to 5 (hot)

Butter Chicken $10.99
Boneless pices of chicken marinated in ginger and garlic, cooked in a butter-tomato sauce
Palak Chicken $12.99
Boneless chicken pieces cooked with chopped spinach and freshly ground exotic spices
Chicken Curry $12.99
Traditional boneless chicken pieces, cooked in a fine
Chicken Korma $12.99
Boneless pieces of chicken delicately cooked in a seasoned cream with onions and ground cashew nuts
Chicken Tikka Masala $12.99
Boneless pieces of chicken, barbecued and simmered in a thick sauce of sliced onions, tomatoes and herbs, finised with a very light cream
Chicken Vindaloo $12.99
Boneless pieces of chicken cooked in a tangy onion-tomato sauce with desiccated coconut and vinegar
Chicken Coconut $12.99
Boneless chicken cooked with coconut milk and curry sauce.
Chicken Methi $12.99
Boneless chicken cooked with dry fenugreek leaf and cooked with special curry sauce.

Lamb/Goat Specialties

To spice it right to your liking

please choose from a scale of 1(mild) to 5 (hot)

Lamb Vindaloo $13.99
Boneless lamb pieces cooked with potatoes in a tangy onion-tomato sauce with desiccated coconut and vinegar, A specialty of Goa
Palak Lamb $14.99
Boneless lamb pieces, cooked with chopped spinach and exotic Indian spices
Lamb Curry $13.99
Boneless lamb cooked with coconut milk and curry sauce.
Lamb Coconut $13.99
Boneless lamb pieces, cooked on an onion-tomato sauce with exotic spices
Lamb Masala $13.99
Boneless pieces of lamb cooked in onions, ginger, green peppers and tomatoes
Lamb Korma $13.99
Boneless pieces of lamb cooked delicately in a seasoned cream sauce with onions and ground cashew nuts contains nuts – please advise
Goat Curry $13.99
Boneless goat cooked with coconut milk and curry sauce.
Goat Masala $13.99
Boneless goat cooked in onions, ginger, green peppers and tomatoes

Seafood Specialties

Menu items are certified by Ocean Wise sustainably caught to spice it right to your liking

please choose from a scale of 1(mild) to 5 (hot)

Fish Masala $13.99
Fish pieces cooked with fresh onions, tomatoes and green pepper in a thick Masala sauce
Fish Curry $13.99
Fish cooked in an onion and tomato sauce with ground spices
Prawn Masala $16.99
Prawns cooked with fresh onions, tomatoes and green peppers in a thick Masala sauce

Vegetarian

Please choose from a scale of 1(mild) to 5 (hot)

Dal Makhni $10.99
Lentils, cooked in garlic and onions with aromatic spices
Channa Masala $10.99
Chickpeas cooked with tomatoes, fresh ginger, onions and exotic spices(V)
Aloo Gobi $11.99
Fresh cauliflower and potatoes cooked with onion, tomatoes and Indian spices(V)
Eggplant Bhartha $10.99
Whole eggplants roasted oven charcoal, mashed and cooked with onions, tomatoes and paprika
Mix Vegetables $11.99
Mixed vegetables cooked with onions, green peppers, ginger, garlic and a dash of vinegar
Saag Paneer $12.99
Chopped spinach delicately cooked in ginger garlic and onions mixed with Indian cheese cubes
Methi Malai Paneer $12.99
Tender of cottage cheese cooked fenugreek leafs and cooked with special curry sauce.
Vegetable Korma $11.99
Mixed vegetables delicately cooked in a seasoned sauce with onion and ground cashew nuts
Shahi Paneer $12.99
Indian cheese cooked in a special cashew nut sauce
Paneer Butter Masala $12.99
Indian cheese pieces, cooked in thick gravy with tomatoes, green pepper, ginger and herbs, finished with a touch of cream
Malai Kofta $10.99
Cottage cheese cooked in lightly in creamy sauce.

Breads

Baked vertically in tandoor

Roti $1.49
Unleavened whole wheat bread
Rumali Roti $2.99
Thin delicious Indian bread structured like handkerchief
Butter Naan $2.49
Naan $1.50
Leavened bread of fine white flour
Garlic Naan $2.49
Leavened garlic bread of white flour
Spinach Naan $3.99
Leavened bread of white flour, stuffed with chopped spinach and grated fresh Indian cheese
Onion Kulcha $2.99
Leavened bread of white flour, stuffed with onion and cilantro and herbs
Aloo Kulcha $2.99
whole wheat tandoori bread stuffed with mashed potatoes, green peas and freshly chopped cilantro.

Desserts

Kheer Indian rice pudding $3.99
Gulab Jamun $4.99
very light Indian donut in syrup
Ras Malai $4.99

Other

Mango Chutny $2.99
Mixed Pickles $1.29
Papadum $2.99
Two roasted thin lentil flour wafers
Raita $4.99
Yogurt whipped with shredded cucumber and carrots
Green Salad $4.99

Drinks

Lassi-Mango $3.99
sweet or salted yogurt drink served in three different flavours
Indian Chai Tea $2.49
Pop $1.49
Pop 2 Lt. $2.99
Dasani Water $1.49
Evian Water $1.99

Biryani Rice Specialties

To spice it right to your liking

please choose from a scale of 1(mild) to 5 (hot)

Steamed Basmati Rice $3.99
Pulao Rice $4.99
White Basemati rice cooked with green peas,cumin seeds and caremelized onions
Vegetable Biryani $10.99
Indian Basmati rice cooked with fresh vegetables, onions, green bell peppers and exotic spices
Chicken Biryani $11.99
Boneless pieces of free-run chicken delicately cooked with Indian Basemati rice and onions
Lamb Biryani $13.99
Boneless pieces of premium free-range lamb, cooked with Indian Basemati rice, onions, green peppers and exotic spices
Prawn Biryani $15.99
Indian basemati rice, onions and green peppers, cooked with jumbo prawns and exotic spices

Chefʼs Special

Veggie Dinner for 2 $37.99
  • Vegetable Pakora
  • Shahi Paneer
  • Dal Makhni
  • Pulao Rice
  • Butter Naan (2)
  • Dessert
Veggie Dinner for 4 $68.99
  • Vegetable Pakora
  • Chana Masala
  • Muglai Paneer
  • Dal Makhni, Veg. Raita
  • Biryani
  • Butter Naan (4)
  • Dessert
Dinner for 2 Non Veg $42.99
  • Tandoori Chicken
  • Butter Chicken
  • Channa Masala
  • Naan(2pcs)
  • Rice Pulao
  • Daily special desert
Dinner for 4 Non Veg. $80.99
  • Tandoori Chicken
  • Butter Chicken
  • Channa Masala
  • Lamb Korma
  • Naan (4pcs)
  • Mix Biryani
  • Daily special desert