10 Best Halal Restaurants In Edison, New Jersey

halal restaurants in edison nj

Located on the Eastern side of New Jersey’s Raritan Valley, Edison is one of the many ‘doughnut towns’ in the state. With many Asian American communities living here, you’ll find an exciting cultural diversity in this destination. Openminded and friendly people, multiplexes, a luxurious private country club, several scenic parks, shopping avenues, good schools, and infrastructure, have made living here very pleasant. A host of highways pass through Edison effectively connecting the township to major cities including New York City, Trenton, Philadelphia and others. Whether you have just moved in here or are traveling through the town, finding restaurants that accommodate your dietary needs can be challenging. That’s why we have curated a list of the best halal restaurants in Edison, New Jersey. Find your perfect restaurant on this list.


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Posted by Tabaq-Restaurant NJ on Friday, June 11, 2021

TABAQ Restaurant offers a menu that boasts authentic recipes from different regions in Pakistan. You will find classics such as Beef Haleem, Lahori Butt Samosa, Beef Chapli Kabab, halal Chinese fusion dishes, chicken tikka, and much more! Prepared from fresh ingredients and halal meat, they have both home-cooking-style comfort food and sophisticated meals worthy of royalty. Their staff is friendly and knowledgeable. And they also deliver to homes and take up catering orders.


Address: 1625 Oak Tree Rd, Edison, NJ 08820, United States

Website: TABAQ

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 11am - 11pm; Fri - Sat: 10am - 12am

2. Shahnawaz

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Posted by Shahnawaz Palace on Thursday, May 13, 2021

Enjoy fantastic food and service every time at Shahnawaz. Started by passionate foodies, Nadir and Ghazala Khan, this restaurant serves authentic Indian and Pakistani food. The restaurant-cum-banquet hall is designed to resemble a palace, and the food here is suitably rich and flavourful. You’ll be able to order a variety of snacks and main dishes made with halal meat. Their Haleem, paya, chicken tikka masala, shrimp masala, and a selection of marinated meats cooked on the tandoori are popular choices among guests. End your meal with some delicious sweets such as Qubani Ka Meetha or Kheer.


Address: :159 Jackson Avenue Edison, NJ 08837

Website: Shahnawaz

Opening hours: Tue - Fri: 10am - 6pm; Sat: 11am - 4pm; Sun: 11am - 9pm (closed on Mon)

3. Delhi Garden Indian Restaurant

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Posted by Delhi Garden Indian Restaurant on Friday, May 29, 2020

If you are looking for some sumptuous, home-cooked non-vegetarian food with halal meat, then look no further! Amongst Edison’s best take-out restaurant, Delhi Garden, as the name suggests, offers mouthwatering Indian food. Generous portions of superbly marinated and spiced meat dishes elevate the food experience here. Specials include tandoori chicken wings, chicken tikka kebab, salmon tikka, chicken biryani, and lamb sheekh kebab.

Delhi Garden Indian Restaurant

Address: 1677 NJ-27 #2, Edison, NJ 08817, United States

Website: Delhi Garden Indian Restaurant

Opening hours: Mon - Wed: 11am - 2.30pm; 5pm - 9.30pm (closed on Tue)

4. Moghul Express

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At Moghul Express, you’ll get a variety of Indian, Chinese, and Thai dishes with the option of halal meat. Guests love their spectacular service and food that is really beyond delicious, bringing soulful Indian cooking to Edison. Their beef and chicken charcoal sigri kebabs will keep you coming back for more. And, there are delicious salads, quick eats, pizzas, and sandwiches on the menu if you are looking for something light.

Moghul Express

Address: 1670 Oak Tree Rd, Edison, NJ 08820, United States

Website: Moghul Express

Opening hours: 12am - 8pm (daily)

5. NJ Halal Bowls

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Posted by NJ HALAL BOWLS on Saturday, August 11, 2018

In the mood for some Mediterranean food or Kathi rolls but you’re unsure if you’ll get halal meat? Then NJ Halal Bowls is just the place for you. They assure you that they use pure halal lamb, chicken, and beef in their dishes. They serve fresh and well-cooked meals, the restaurant is always clean and well maintained, and it is coupled with affordable prices. This is a great winner for a hearty meal. Make sure you try their buffalo wings, falafel rolls, and chicken platter.

NJ Halal Bowls

Address: 163 Wood Ave, Edison, NJ 08820, United States

Website: NJ Halal Bowls

Opening hours: 4pm - 11pm (daily)

6. The Halal Spot

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Posted by The Halal Spot on Thursday, May 21, 2020

The trendiest halal food eatery in town, The Halal Spot is your go-to option for hand-crafted burgers, fragrant tandoori cuisines, and a variety of halal meat platters. They use the freshest ingredients, cook it using health-conscious techniques & practices, and serve it with love - this is truly food that satisfies and nourishes you. The must-try items include tandoor oven kebabs with naan bread, gyro platters with a choice of white, green or hot sauce, lamb platters and curly fries.

The Halal Spot

Address: 1249 Roosevelt Ave, Carteret, NJ 07008, United States

Website: The Halal Spot

Opening hours: Sat - Mon: 11am - 9.45pm; Sun: 11am - 9pm

7. Big M BBQ

Editor’s note: Establishment is Permanently closed.

Since it was started in 2018, Big M BBQ has revolutionized the local fast-food industry by offering hospitality and food culture of Arabia with modern global flavors and presentation. Here, you’ll get a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, exquisite food, and a laid-back vibe that’s ideal for enjoying meals with friends and family. You will always be sure that your meals are prepared using pure halal meat. Must-try dishes here include their charcoal-grilled chicken, beef kebab wrap, juicy steaks and mixed platters.


Address: 2243 U.S. 9, Old Bridge Township, NJ 08857, United States

Website: Big M BBQ

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 11am - 9pm; Fri - Sat: 11am - 11pm

8. Raavi Naan Kabab & Halal Meat

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Posted by Raavi Naan Kabab & Halal Meat on Monday, December 23, 2019

Famous for their kababs, naans, and chai and samosa combos, this informal restaurant is a great option for everyone (including Muslims) to enjoy some authentic Asian food. The mint and coriander chutney served with the food, adds to the food experience. They also run a grocery and meat shop, so you can also buy halal meat here to cook at home. This is ideal for travelers staying in a holiday home with a kitchen.

Raavi Naan Kabab & Halal Meat

Address: 708 Union Ave, Middlesex, NJ 08846, United States

Website: Raavi Naan Kabab & Halal Meat

Opening hours: Sat - Tue: 10am - 9pm; Sun: 10am - 8pm (closed on Mon)

9. Kabab Paradise

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All you vegetarians out there, try our Falafel sandwich or Falafel platter ! A good source of protein

Posted by Kabab Paradise SBB on Thursday, January 14, 2021

Go crazy on chapli kababs, gyro platter, and their other halal middle eastern dishes at Kabab Paradise. This cozy restaurant is highly recommended by locals and traveling foodies. Here, the food is fresh and the restaurant doesn’t use frozen meat, like many other eateries. Every order is carefully prepared with just the right amount of spices. The staff are also extremely friendly, and always willing to accommodate special requests for your food.

Kabab Paradise

Address: 60 Main St, South Bound Brook, NJ 08880-1476

Website: Kabab Paradise

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11am - 10pm; Fri - Sat: 11am - 11pm; Sun: 1pm - 9pm

10. Good Food by Uzma

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Posted by Good Food by Uzma on Thursday, April 8, 2021

One of the most frequented Halal restaurants in Edison known for gaining the favor of the Muslims is Good Food by Uzma. Here, you’ll get high-quality halal food made just the way you’d get it in a Pakistani home. Relish warm, fragrant, and freshly prepared food. Try to make it for their popular weekend buffet featuring some great meat dishes like beef haleem, chicken tikka masala, paya, and naan served with refreshing drinks and other accompaniments.

Good Food by Uzma

Address: 2070 US-1, North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902, United States

Website: Good Food by Uzma

Opening hours: Tue - Sun: 11am - 7pm (closed on Mon)

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Street scene Amboy Avenue in Edison NJ
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Edison offers many attractions, including Roosevelt Park, Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park, Cheesequake State Park, Rutgers University Ecological Preserve, and more! Along with these attractions, you must also take time to enjoy the local food. Whether you are seeking halal food for religious values or simply looking for some delicious food in Edison, you won’t be disappointed by this well-curated list of halal restaurants.

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