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The 10 Best Indian Restaurants In Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

Feeling spicy? Then it’s time to eat butter chicken and naan bread from these top Indian restaurants in Seattle. After analyzing millions of reviews from top sites we can say that these are Seattle’s best Indian restaurants. Can’t decide what to try? Why not opt for Thali washed down with lassi. Find the best Indian options here.

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Nirmal's

Indian, $$, Pioneer SquareIndian, $$Seattle, Pioneer Square
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 13 Best Places for Chicken Tikka in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020

Taste of India

Indian, $$, University DistrictIndian, $$Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2016

Daawat Grill

Indian, $$, DowntownIndian, $$Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 13 Best Places for Chicken Tikka in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020

Saffron Grill

Indian, $$, Haller LakeIndian, $$Seattle, Haller Lake
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020
  • CBS, 2015

    Best Curry In Seattle

    CBS, 2015

Cedars Restaurant

Indian, $$, University DistrictIndian, $$Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 13 Best Places for Chicken Tikka in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020

India Bistro

Indian, $, RooseveltIndian, $Seattle, Roosevelt
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020

Pik N Move

Indian, Green LakeIndianSeattle, Green Lake
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Lassi & Spice

Indian, $, South Lake UnionIndian, $Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5
  • Eater, 2020

    Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020

Masala of India Cuisine

Indian, $$, NorthgateIndian, $$Seattle, Northgate
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 13 Best Places for Chicken Tikka in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020

Bengal Tiger Cuisine of India

Indian, $$, RooseveltIndian, $$Seattle, Roosevelt
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
  • CBS, 2015

    Best Curry In Seattle

    CBS, 2015

Why is this list better than others?

Figuring out the best Indian restaurants can take awhile. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 10951 Seattle restaurants, 1095134 reviews, and 1286 top lists and articles from the likes of Foursquare, CBS and Eater. The restaurants you see have been featured in Foursquare - The 13 Best Places for Chicken Tikka in Seattle, CBS - Best Curry In Seattle and Eater - Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • Châteauneuf-du-Pape with your chicken makhanwalla

    When considering what goes best with chicken makhanwalla , we recommend a glass of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, it truly complements the dish as it harmonises with the dish.


  • The perfect complement to tandoori-roasted meat


    Experts recommend pairing a tandoori-roasted meat with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • A go-to drink from India

    Often considered one of the most typical drinks in India, haldi doodh is a crowd-favorite choice across the country, often prepped with turmeric, milk, cardamom, black pepper, ginger, cloves, allspice.

Parking info

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. 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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