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The 10 Best Indian Restaurants In Charlotte

Updated: October 14, 2021

Feeling spicy? Then it’s time to eat butter chicken and naan bread from these top Indian restaurants in Charlotte. After analyzing millions of reviews from top sites we can say that these are Charlotte’s best Indian restaurants. If you're after tandoori or Punjabi we know you will find the best Indian options at the Charlotte venue listed.

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Passage To India

Indian, $$, Harris-HoustonIndian, $$Charlotte, Harris-Houston
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • Trip Savvy, 2019

    The Best Indian Restaurants in Charlotte

    Trip Savvy, 2019
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Indian Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2020

Bombay Grille

Indian, $$, CharlotteIndian, $$Charlotte
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Trip Savvy, 2019

    The Best Indian Restaurants in Charlotte

    Trip Savvy, 2019
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Indian Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2020

Zafran Kabab Palace

Indian, $$, University City SouthIndian, $$Charlotte, University City South
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Jaipur Indian Restaurant

Indian, $, Closeburn-GlenkirkIndian, $Charlotte, Closeburn-Glenkirk
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Indian Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2020
  • Axios Charlotte, 2018

    8 best Indian restaurants in Charlotte

    Axios Charlotte, 2018

CHAAT 'N' DOSA

Indian, Ballantyne EastIndianCharlotte, Ballantyne East
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Botiwallla

Indian, Optimist ParkIndianCharlotte, Optimist Park
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Royal Biryani

Indian, $$, Sardis WoodsIndian, $$Charlotte, Sardis Woods
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

King of Spicy

Indian, $$, Idlewild FarmsIndian, $$Charlotte, Idlewild Farms
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Persis Biryani Indian Grill

Indian, $$, CharlotteIndian, $$Charlotte
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Tabla Indian Restaurant

Indian, $$, Ballantyne WestIndian, $$Charlotte, Ballantyne West
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Indian Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2020

Why these restaurants?

Finding the best Indian restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 5351 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 142 lists and articles from Trip 101, Axios Charlotte and Trip Savvy and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These top contenders have appeared in Trip 101 - 10 Best Indian Restaurants In Charlotte, North Carolina, Axios Charlotte - 8 best Indian restaurants in Charlotte and Trip Savvy - The Best Indian Restaurants in Charlotte. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • Take prawn curry to the next level

    When ordering prawn curry, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of saffron lassi, a popular cold drink.

  • The ultimate drink pairing for green sauce palak paneer


    Finding the ideal drink pairing for green sauce palak paneer can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Chenin Blanc. This, dry, white wine balances the herbaceous green sauce palak paneer.

  • Chardonnay with your butter chicken

    A nice white wine that will bring the most out of the mild, creamy and buttery flavors of your butter chicken would be Chardonnay.

Interesting facts

  • The first ever

    chicken tikka masala was first made in 1960s in the country of The United Kingdom.

  • A long-held tradition

    A trip to Nepal is incomplete without having tried the local dal, a national classic!

  • Craving some vindaloo curry?

    Rhys Bain knows that you can never have too much of a good thing. They proved this by eating one pound of vindaloo curry, setting a world record in the process!

Parking information

Parking can be tough around Charlotte To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Indian spot.

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