The lunch concept is fantastic. Order what you want, as much as you want, and as many times as you want for one low price! It's simple - you are given a menu with the food choices and a description. Order what you want, and order it again, and again, or try something different.
Bhel Puri is puffed rice mixed with onions, cilantro, mint, and tamarind chutney. I thought this sounded very strange, but it was very delicious.
Samosas are seasoned potato turnovers that are fried to perfection.
The gem is on the inside!
Next up - chicken kabobs marinated in yogurt and spices, and cooked in a clay oven.
Butter chicken is simmered in a smooth tomato gravy, tempered with fresh cream and butter.
Of course, we are our fill of naan. Plain and garlic.
I need more garlic naan now!
Dessert is reminiscent of rice pudding, but it is made with vermicelli and cooked in whole milk with saffron, almonds and raisins.
My drink choice was Mango lassi which is a yogurt based drink with mango and a dash of cardamom. ($3). This was heavenly!
Desi by Nature is an unparalleled Indian Restaurant. The owners are warm and welcoming, the servers are attentive and everything is clean!
Desi by Nature is located at 1251 East Fowler Avenue. The lunch price is $9.95 (unbelievable) Monday through Friday and $12.95 on Saturday and Sunday. Desi is open every day except Tuesday for lunch from 11:30-3:00 and dinner starting at 5pm.
Questions, call 813-972-7400. Follow them on Twitter and Facebook.
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