11 Crave-Worthy Indian Restaurants to Try in Metro Manila


Healthy never tasted this good.

While most of us are oggling over the latest news in the Japanese restaurant game here in the country, some underrated cuisines are left unnoticed. In this list we gathered some of the best Indian restaurants in Manila that serve crazy good samosas, naan, tandoori chicken, and more. What’s great about these restaurants is not only are they vegetarian friendly–they’reas authentic as the ones in India.

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Royal Indian Curry House – Poblacion

Royal Indian Curry House or R.I.C.H. is a popular late night sports bar and restaurant in the growing Poblacion food hub in Makati. It serves authentic Indian cuisine and is also an all-in-one hangout spot that boasts of five floors of entertainment and dining areas. If you find their dishes too savory for your liking, order a cup oof their lassi yogurt to balance out the flavors. Read our full feature here.

Also read: 17 Late Night Restaurants Still Open Past Midnight

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5345 General Luna St, Poblacion, Makati
(02) 801-4435

Naan – Kapitolyo

Naan is casual dining Indian restaurant serving authentic and popular Indian street food. They are known for their samosas, naan topped with grilled chicken tikka, falafel, and hummus.

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16 United St, Kapitolyo, Pasig
(0998) 553-6424

Little Bear Diner – Kapitolyo

Little Bear is a globally-inspired new wave diner that regularly updates their menu to highlight different themes and dishes. This season they are focusing on Indian-inspired modern plates such as Curry Wings, Indian Tacos, and Butter Chicken & Waffles under the Cardamom Club menu. Note: The restaurant is closed for now.

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23 East Capitol Drive, Kapitolyo, Pasig
(0917) 819-0650

Om Indian Kitchen – The Grove by Rockwell

Om is a contemporary restaurant and lifestyle store serving authentic vegan Indian cuisine and retailing especially curated Indian products by Suman and Anjie Gogna. If you’re familiar with the Boys Night Out radio show, you’ll instantly recognize owner and DJ Sam YG.

Insider tip: Their Chai tea is a favorite menu item.
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Grove Retail Row, The Grove by Rockwell, near Ortigas Ave, C5, Ugong, Pasig
(02) 532-7694

Swagat Indian Cuisine – Legazpi Village

Swagat is a hole in the wall resaturant in Makati that serves no frills Indian food. This small eatery serves a variety of vegetarian specialties like their Baigan Masala, Chola Bhatura, Bhendi Fry, and more. Their rose infused lassi drink is a popular choice for enthusiasts of the popular Indian beverage.

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FCC Bldg., 119 Rada St., Legazpi Village, Makati
(02) 501-5079

Mantra Bistro – Legazpi Village

Mantra Bistro is one of the new and upcoming restaurants in the Legazpi Village area. Non vegggie lovers are welcome as they also serve a separate menu for those who love their Grilled Chicken Tikka and the homemade goodness of traditional Indian curry. They also serve cocktails and wines that go perfect with your dishes.

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G/F Grand Midori Bldg., Bolano St, Legazpi Village, Makati
(02) 776-0318

Little India Healthy Cuisine – Malingap

This hidden restaurant find located at the underrated food strip of Malingap uses all natural ingredients for all of its dishes. It also strives to serve Indian specialties using only all organic vegatables so they can also cater to customers with strict vegan diets. 

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24F Malingap St, Teacher’s Village, Quezon City
(0932) 407-3659


Bollywood Treats – Century City Mall

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B-1 Level, Century City Mall, Kalayaan Ave cor Salamanca St, Poblacion, Makati

Ziggurat Cuisine Restaurant – Poblacion

Ziggurat is considered to be one of the best kept food secrets of Makati. It prides itself as the ultimate go-to place for authentic Indian, Mediterranean, African, and Middle Eastern food.

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G/F Sunette Tower, Durban St cor Makati Ave, Poblacion, Makati
(02) 897-5179

Pooja’s Cafe – Legazpi Village

Pooja’s Cafe in Salcedo claims to serve authentic South Indian food. Their hot tandoori chicken is said to give you quite the kick!

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G/F King’s Court 2, 2129 Chino Roces Ave cor Dela Rosa St, Legazpi Village, Makati
(02) 954-1700

Senyor Roti – Open Kitchen Food Park

Senyor Roti serves Indian food with a Mexican flair. The stall is located on the second floor of Open Kitchen Food Park in Quezon City.

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2/F, Open Kitchen Food Park, 34-36 P. Tuazon St., QC.

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