Best Indian Restaurants In Yonkers, New York

indian restaurants in yonkers
Virginia Maryann Dcruz
Virginia Maryann Dcruz 

Staying in the state of New York gives you access to some of the best food in the United States offered by trendy restaurants and bistros. Apart from New York’s top attractions like Central Park, Times Square, and the Statue of Liberty, New York’s dining scene is an attraction all on its own. Residents can now also enjoy food from all over the world right in NYC’s busy streets. For those who want to eat out, there are several Indian restaurants in Yonkers that specialize in creating striking meals and serve them as part of buffets and à la carte offerings. The Indian restaurants in Yonkers are continually perfecting and improving their dishes. So if you want to experience a slice of Indian cuisine with a modern touch, continue reading. We have all the details about the best Indian Restaurants in Yonkers, New York below.

1. SJ Indian Restaurant

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Posted by Malayalee Kada on Tuesday, 8 May 2018

SJ Indian Restaurant specializes in catering for weddings, birthdays, and other occasions. Guests who visit the restaurant get to experience authentic Indian cuisine that is inspired by the southern states of India. The small restaurant has limited offerings for those who want to dine-in and these include Neymeen curry which is a dish from the state of Kerala and is created with King Fish. Kerala-style beef varattiyathu is also on the menu alongside sambar made with mixed vegetables. Avial which features vegetables steeped in creamy coconut gravy is also available and ideal for vegetarians.

SJ Indian Restaurant

Address: 251 Mclean Ave, Yonkers, New York 10704

Website: SJ Indian Restaurant

Opening hours: Tue - Sat: 9am – 8pm, Sun: 10am – 6pm (closed on Mon)

2. Mumbai Spices

Posted by Mumbai Spices Yonkers on Tuesday, 12 March 2019

At Mumbai Spices, guests can enjoy several dishes that are created with traditional recipes. The menu also features classical Indian dishes that have been interpreted with contemporary touches. As a result, the restaurant is a haven for those who want to experience traditional Indian cuisine along with modern elements. Guests can relax in the restaurant with its comfortable ambiance as they sample popular Indo-Chinese dishes such as paneer manchurian and chicken manchurian. While the Paradise Dal Fry is ideal for vegetarians who want to tantalize their palate with new flavors. Varieties of biryanis and Indian bread cooked in a tandoor are also available, and allow guests to pick and choose what to include in their meal.

Mumbai Spices

Address: 1727 Central Park Ave, Yonkers, NY 10710

Website: Mumbai Spices

Opening hours: Mon: 12pm - 10pm; Wed - Sun: 12pm - 10pm (closed on Tue)

3. Nawab Pakistani Indian Cuisine

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Posted by Nawab Pakistani Indian Cuisine on Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Nawab Pakistani Indian Cuisine restaurant offers a variety of dishes from the subcontinent and specifically from India and Pakistan. Within the restaurant, the differences between dishes from Pakistan and India blur and guests can enjoy picking food according to their needs. The restaurant has a spacious interior and is a comfortable dining space where food is served creatively. Food on the menu include chaat dishes such as paani puri which is part of the appetizers section, while the bread such as Roghni naan is baked in a tandoor. Several Mughlai dishes such as Palak gosht are featured on the menu which surprisingly also has Chinese-inspired offerings such as hakka noddles and lo mein.

Nawab Pakistani Indian Cuisine

Address: 2 Hudson St, Yonkers, NY 10701

Website: Nawab Pakistani Indian Cuisine

Opening hours: Friday: 4pm – 9pm; Sat - Sun: 12pm – 9pm; Thu: 12am – 9pm (closed from Mon - Wed)

4. Neha Palace Indian Restaurant

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Posted by Neha Palace - Indian Restaurant, Banquet and Bar, Yonkers, NY on Thursday, 23 January 2020

At Neha Palace Indian Restaurant, the food on offer is inspired by multiple regions in India. The cuisine, while having a strong Indian flavor, is also eclectic, and is ideal for those who are not averse to experimenting when dining out. The restaurant’s ambiance is comfortable and is family-oriented. Guests especially prefer the lunch buffet that is available daily and is reasonably priced. As for the popular dishes on the menu, they are chicken tikka masala and chicken vindaloo which has a distinct Goan flavor. The restaurant specializes in halal food and offers varieties of Indian bread such as kheema naan cooked in a tandoor oven along with several dum biryanis.

Neha Palace Indian Restaurant

Address: 27 Meyer Ave. (Off Vredenburgh Ave) Behind Cross County Mall, Yonkers, Westchester NY 10704

Website: Neha Palace Indian Restaurant

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

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5. Jewel of Himalaya

Posted by Jewel of Himalaya Scarsdale on Wednesday, 11 January 2017

At Jewel of Himalaya, the cuisine has flavors and dishes that are inspired by the Himalayan range of mountains and the regions around it. The restaurant was once ranked among the best in Scarsdale, New York and has on its menu several dishes that are created by fusing Nepali and Tibetan cuisine. The interior of the restaurant has several unique décor elements from the Himalayan region which are highlighted by the lighting. On the menu, dumplings that originate from India, Nepal, and Tibet called momos are the star attractions. Stuffed with beef, chicken or vegetables, these dumplings are served with a sauce. Specials in the restaurant include curries that are eaten in the Himalayas while there are several Indian bread options that are baked in a tandoor oven.

Jewel of Himalaya

Address: 751 Central Park Ave, Scarsdale, NY 10583, United States

Website: Jewel of Himalaya

Opening hours: Tue - Sat: 11am – 9:30pm; Sun: 1pm – 9pm (closed on Mon)

6. Agra Grill

Posted by Linda Bee on Wednesday, 24 July 2019

The city of Agra in India is famous for its Taj Mahal mausoleum and Agra Grill restaurant draws inspiration from it. The restaurant is located in The Bronx and has limited space available for those who want to dine in. Customers can order several traditional Indian food options on the menu and these include grilled meat dishes such as tandoori chicken and lamb boti kabab which are cooked in a tandoor oven. Varieties of biryani and fresh-baked Indian bread such as Peshwari naan are also available and ensure that guests can pick and choose what they want to include in their meal.

Agra Grill

Address: 3835 White Plains Rd, Bronx, NY 10467

Website: Agra Grill

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11am - 10pm; Fri: 11:30am - 10:30pm; Sat - Sun: 12:30pm - 10:30pm

7. Curry Spot

Posted by Jessica Sophíā Wong on Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Indian curries vary between the various states and regions in the country. At Curry Spot, you get to taste several unique curries that are created with authentic Indian spices. The restaurant has a relaxed ambiance and is ideally suited for small groups and families. Among the dishes on the menu are several traditional Indian appetizers such as samosas that are stuffed with either meat or vegetables. The specialties at the restaurant are the curries and the popular chicken tikka masala. Other curries that feature meat are lamb korma and goat rogan josh while the beef vindaloo is similar to what is offered in the state of Goa, India.

Curry Spot

Address: 4268 Katonah Ave Bronx, NY 10470

Website: Curry Spot

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 12pm - 10:30pm; Fri - Sat: 12pm - 11pm

8. Royal Palace

Posted by Royal Palace Catering Hall & Restaurant on Tuesday, 12 February 2019

At Royal Palace restaurant located in White Plains, classic Indian cuisine has been given a modern remake. As a result, the dishes on the menu come with unique flavors. The staff is friendly and is glad to assist when guests need help choosing from the menu. The restaurant is spacious and guests can easily relax even if they are in a large group. The dishes are created with fresh locally sourced produce. Restaurant specials include tandoor subzi which features seasonal vegetables. Seafood is featured in dishes such as Ajwaini salmon while vindaloo and tikka masala are ideal for those who prefer meat.

Royal Palace

Address: 77 Knollwood Rd, White Plains, NY 10607

Website: Royal Palace

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11:30am - 9pm; Fri - Sun: 11:30am - 10pm

9. Cumin

Chicken Tikka Masala Curry
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Indian cuisine relies heavily on cumin–it is used in various mixed spice powders and included in pastes for curries. At Cumin, the spice is just one of the many used to bring flavor to the dishes on offer. The restaurant which is located in The Bronx has a casual atmosphere and is ideally suited for families. As for the top dishes on the menu, they include Indian bread such as aloo paratha which comes stuffed with potatoes and also chicken tikka masala. The chef specialties are lamb dhanshak which has chunks of lambs combined with lentils while the chicken tikka jalfrazee is cooked in a clay tandoor oven.


Address: 3549 Johnson Ave, The Bronx, NY 10463, United States

Website: Cumin

Opening hours: 11:45am – 10pm (daily)

Across the flavors of India in Yonkers

Cuisine in India is varied and the spices along with the amount utilized in recipes, vary from one region to the next. Whether your passion is a mildly spiced curry from Kerala created with a coconut sauce or a fiery vindaloo from Goa with a Portuguese touch, the Indian restaurants in Yonkers have got you covered.

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