Here are Indianapolis' top 4 Indian spots

Tandoor & Tikka | Photo: Wanda M./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on April 16, 2020.

Craving Indian food?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Indian spots around Indianapolis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.

Spring is the top season of the year for consumer spending at restaurants across the Indianapolis area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small business owners build an email marketing strategy. Daily spending at Indianapolis-area restaurants rose to $142,539 for the metro area in the spring of last year, 8% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on clicks and transactions.

1. Tandoor & Tikka

photo: terry t./yelp

First on the list is Tandoor & Tikka. Located at 805 W. 10th St. downtown, the Indian spot, which offers sandwiches and pizza, is the highest-rated Indian restaurant in Indianapolis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 135 reviews on Yelp.

2. Chapati

Photo: niki b./Yelp

Next up is Snacks-Guion Creek's Chapati, situated at 4930 Lafayette Road, Suite G. With 4.5 stars out of 557 reviews on Yelp, the Indian, Pakistani and Middle Eastern spot has proved to be a local favorite.

3. India Café

Photo: India Cafe/Yelp

St Vincent-Greenbriar's India Café, located at 1450 W. 86th St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Indian spot 4.5 stars out of 141 reviews.

4. India Garden Restaurant

photo: gabrielle a./yelp

India Garden Restaurant, an Indian spot that offers desserts, seafood and more located downtown, is another go-to, with four stars out of 177 Yelp reviews. Head over to 207 N. Delaware St. to see for yourself.

5. Shalimar Indian Restaurant

Photo: allison f./Yelp

Last but not least, there's Shalimar Indian Restaurant, a Broad Ripple favorite with four stars out of 174 reviews. Stop by 1043 Broad Ripple Ave. to hit up the Indian spot next time the urge strikes.

This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.

Jun 30, 2020

Indianapolis' 4 favorite spots to find inexpensive Chinese food

Here's a rundown of top affordable Chinese restaurants in the city, with ratings, photos and more. Did your favorite make the cut? Read More

Jun 30, 2020

Apartments for rent in Indianapolis: What will $1,500 get you?

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Indianapolis real estate? From budget apartments to luxury apartments, here's what you can get locally by price point, with photos and amenities. Read More

Jun 30, 2020

Weather today in Indianapolis

What's the weather today? What's the weather for the week? Here's your forecast. Read More

Jun 29, 2020

Indianapolis' top 4 farmers markets, ranked

Check to see if your favorite business made the list. Read More