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The 9 Best Indian Restaurants Near Richmond

Updated: October 6, 2021

When was the last time you ate a tikka with a roti? If it’s been too long head to these great Indian restaurants in Richmond. We scrutinized top sites, incorporating millions of diner reviews for these best Indian restaurants in Richmond. If you're after tandoori or Punjabi we know you will find the best Indian options at the Richmond venue listed.

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Vik's Chaat

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best Indian spots in Berkeley

    Hoodline
  • TimeOut

    The best Indian restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area

    TimeOut

Ajanta

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Best Indian Food in San Francisco/Bay Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • TimeOut

    The best Indian restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area

    TimeOut

Tigerlily Berkeley

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Best Indian Food in San Francisco/Bay Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • Zagat

    Best Indian in Oakland/Berkeley

    Zagat

Udupi Palace

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best Indian spots in Berkeley

    Hoodline
  • Zagat

    Best Indian in Oakland/Berkeley

    Zagat

JotMahal Palace of Indian Cuisine

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best Indian spots in Berkeley

    Hoodline

Mount Everest Restaurant

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

East Bay Spice Company

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Food52

    10 Delicious Reasons Berkeley Belongs On Your Bucket List

    Food52
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Downtown Berkeley

    Eater

Punjabi Dhaba

Indian, BerkeleyIndianBerkeley
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Vegan N' Chicken

Pakistani, $$, El SobrantePakistani, $$El Sobrante
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How does it work?

Finding the right Indian restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in Richmond, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at Eater, Food52 and Hoodline and more. All with some boam magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Downtown Berkeley, Food52 - 10 Delicious Reasons Berkeley Belongs On Your Bucket List and Hoodline - The 5 best Indian spots in Berkeley. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for your vindaloo lamb

    Experts suggest pairing a vindaloo lamb with a glass of Rosé, a popular pink wine.


  • Go for Châteauneuf-du-Pape with chicken makhanwalla

    To elevate your chicken makhanwalla experience, we recommend some Châteauneuf-du-Pape to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine harmonises with the dish.

Factoids

  • A delicious pairing

    Often regarded as one of the most traditional drinks in India, haldi doodh is a favorite choice across the country, often prepared with turmeric, milk, cardamom, black pepper, ginger, cloves, allspice.

Parking info

Parking has always been a challenge in Richmond. 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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