Category Indian

Dalcha: Hyderabadi veg biryani and dalcha in London

Dalcha, a restaurant in Parsons Green / Fulham in London, serves Hyderabadi dishes as well as dishes common and popular at Indian restaurants.  The best dishes at Dalcha were, however, the Hyderabadi ones of vegetarian biryani and the dalcha (lamb simmered with yellow dal / lentils). Mango Lassi was thick and creamy with rich mango […]

Indali Lounge, London

Indali Lounge in Central London serves Indian food that’s prepared in a healthy way  – it’s the first cream-free and dairy-free curry restaurant in London (It’s not a vegan restaurant, because, yoghurt is used to marinate chicken, fish etc. and milk is used in desserts).  Butter, ghee (clarified brown butter) and cream are not used […]

Vegetarian, ready-to-eat products from Tasty Bite : Product Review

This post is a product review of a few products of Tasty Bite.  The samples I received for review were from Tasty Bite, however, the product review is 100% mine.  Regular readers of this blog may remember the post that I wrote about The Seed 2013 – a Vegan Immersion in NYC a couple of months ago. […]

Mint Leaf – tasty fine dining Indian food in West End

On a recent Sunday night when we felt like eating Indian food, we tried Mint Leaf Restaurant & Bar near Haymarket.  We loved the food and drinks at Mint Leaf and may go back there with a group of friends.   Mint Leaf has a large lounge and a dining area.  The restaurant felt more like […]

Go to Bombay Duck Co. for Mumbai Street food in Manhattan

I heard about Bombay Duck Co. from a friend who saw it on ABC local  news.  Bombay Duck is a small family run Indian restaurant in the Greenwich Village.  It was the menu at Bombay Duck Co. that intrigued me – there were many dishes that are hard to find in restaurants in and outside India and […]

Top 10 posts on Not Just Vegetarian…

So, Not Just Vegetarian is one year old!!!  Thank you friends, family, and all readers for supporting this blog.   Here is a round-up of the top 10 posts over the past year: No. 10:  Chilean wine class at Puro Wine  I really enjoyed learning about Chilean wine and eating Chilean appetizers in this class. […]

Gol Gappa shots at Moti Mahal Delux NYC

I don’t eat Indian food at restaurants often, not because I dislike them, but because I cook (and eat) Indian food at home regularly and the dishes that I make are often lower in calories too (isn’t that true of most home-made food?).   Every now and then, however, I do eat Indian food at […]