Dine on exquisite biryanis, fiery vindaloos and exotic southern coconut-based dishes at Indian restaurants in Nottingham city centre. Nottingham is a city with a long history of embracing the food of India. After all, it's the kind of town that has celebrated its own Mela festival for thirty years, and around seven percent of the population have a South Asian background. The result of having such a diverse population has been the growth of a fabulous selection of Indian restaurants in Nottingham city centre.
The curry houses and South Asian brasseries in the centre of town aren't run of the mill places any more. Recent years have seen innovative Indian restaurants opening in Nottingham city centre, where standard curries are being redefined and perfected - offering a new spin on traditional dishes. For example, you'll come across menus with curried lamb cooked in mint sauce, king prawns cooked in a yoghurt sauce, and pistachio and carrot kulfi to finish. Of course, conventional kormas are there too, but you can always try something new at Nottingham's best city centre Indian restaurants.
Diners can tour the various regions of India without leaving the centre of their home city. In Nottingham, city centre Indian restaurants cover plenty of ground, with chefs from New Delhi, Kerala and Bengal serving a diverse selection of different dishes. Try tandoori chicken and biryanis from the north, seafood from the south, or subtly spiced curries from around Kolkata. Whatever your comfort level, you'll find different levels of heat and plenty of tasty options without a single chilli in their recipes.
Dining out at Indian restaurants in Nottingham city centre is a delight for meat eaters, but could be even better for the city's vegetarian community. If you eschew chicken, beef and lamb, you can go for vegetable pakoras, samosas and bhajis, followed by a dizzying array of paneer (cheese) based curries, as well as okra, aubergine or potato dishes. Always aromatic and delicious, these vegetarian specialities also make Nottingham's Indian restaurants some of the healthiest eateries around. But whether you are on a healthy drive or not, check out the local Indian restaurants selection at Quandoo.