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.
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1. Tandoor & Tikka
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.
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
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
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
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.
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