Indian Restaurant & Function Centre
Licensed Venue 
Tel: South Melbourne (03) 9682 6696 Preston (03) 9484 8372

Spirit of India

Fresh & Fabulous Indian food


Soups Menu

Shorba Yellow
Lentil Lentil in a light curry soup
$5.50 (T.A) $6.50 (E.I)
Shorba Chicken
Chicken in light curry soup
$6.50 (T.A) $7.00 (E.I)
Shorba Tomato
Fresh tomato in light curry soup
$5.50 (T.A) $6.50 (E.I)

Lunch Menu

Thursday / Friday Special per person (Minimum 2 people) Glass of Wine/Beer
2 Entrees (Samosa / Chicken Tikka ) 3 Main Courses (Chicken Makhani / Rogan Josh / Vanaspati
Curry) Nan / Rice / Mint Sauce and Papadums
$25.00 PP

Takeaway Packs

Vegetarian - Vanaspati Curry or Dal with Rice 
$8.50

Non Vegetarian - Lamb Curry or Chicken Makhani with Rice
*Any curry of your choice for Lunch Pack - add $1

$9.50

Entrée

Samosa
(2 Pieces) A traditional home made pastry stuffed with potato & peas
$5.50 (T.A) $6.50 (E.I)
Onion Bhajia
(4 Pieces) Onion fitters dipped in lentil flour batter mildly spiced
$5.50 (T.A) $6.50 (E.I)

Spinach Pakora
(4 pieces) Fresh spinach dipped in lentil flour batter
$5.50 (T.A) $6.50 (E.I)
Paneer Pakora
(4 Pieces) Cottage cheese cubes dipped in lentil flour batter
$5.50 (T.A) $6.50 (E.I)
Veg Manchurian
(5 Pieces) Freshly grated vegetables rolled in corn flour shallow fried to golden crisp Sauté in manchurian sauce.
$5.90 (T.A) $6.90 (E.I)

Roasted Vegetables

Gobhi Tandoori
Marinated cauliflower roasted in traditional tandoori oven
$6.80 (T.A) $8.00 (E.I)

Khumban Tandoori
Marinated mushrooms roasted in tandoor
$6.80 (T.A) $8.50 (E.I)
Shimla Mirch Tandoori
Green capsicum stuffed with cottage cheese, patatoes and dry fruit roasted in tandoor
$6.80 (T.A) $8.00 (E.I)

Roasted Sea Food

Signature Fish Amritsari
(4 Pieces) Rocklin Fish rolled in lentil flour and spices deep fried to golden crisp
$12.50 (T.A) $14.50 (E.I)
Fish Tikka
(4 Pieces) Boneless fillet of fish marinated In yoghurt and mild spices roasted in tandoor
$12.50 (T.A) $14.50 (E.I)
Tandoori Prawn
Prawns marinated in yoghurt and spices baked in the tandoor
$12.50 (T.A) $14.50 (E.I)

Roasted Non Vegetarian

Chicken Tikka
(4 Pieces) Marinated breast of chicken barbecued in tandoor
$9.50 (T.A) $10.50 (E.I)
Garlic Chicken
(4 Pieces) Marinated breast of chicken in garlic and yogurt roasted in the tandoor
$9.50 (T.A) $10.50 (E.I)
Reshami Kebab
(4 Pieces) Premium pieces of marinated chicken cooked in the tandoor
$9.50 (T.A) $10.50 (E.I)
Chicken Kebab
(4 Pieces) Thigh fillet marinated Dairy-Free marination and roasted in tandoor
$10.50 (T.A) $11.50 (E.I)
Tandoori Chicken (Half)
Chicken marinated in yoghurt herbs and spices roasted in tandoor
$9.50 (T.A) $10.50 (E.I)
Tandoori Chicken (Full)
Whole Chicken marinated in yoghurt herbs and spices roasted in tandoor
$16.90 (T.A) $19.80 (E.I)
Sheekh Kebab
(4 Pieces) Finely minced lamb blended in herbs, skewered and cooked in oven
$10.50 (T.A) $11.90 (E.I)
Lamb Tikka
(4 Pieces) Tender lamb pieces marinated in yoghurt and roasted in tandoor
$16.00 (T.A) $18.00 (E.I)
Tandoori Sensation
for 2 (6 Pieces) Selection of Chicken, Lamb and Seafood (Prawn or Fish)
$12.50 (T.A) $14.50 (E.I)

Main Vegetarian Courses

Vanaspati Korma
Fresh mixed vegetables cooked in korma sauce
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Stir Fried Vanaspati
Fresh mixed vegetables wok tossed
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Vanaspati Curry
Fresh mixed vegetables cooked in North Indian style
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Vanaspati Vindaloo
Fresh mixed vegetables cooked Goan style
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Palak Paneer / Mushroom / Aloo

$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Mutter Paneer / Mushroom /Aloo
A light curry with peas and your choice of homemade cheese cubes, mushrooms or roasted potatoes
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Aloo Gobhi / Baingan
A choice of potatoes and cauliflower or potatoes and eggplant curry dry style
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Baingan Bhartha
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Malai Kofta
Dumplings of cheese and potatoes stuffed with dry fruit, cooked in korma sauce
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Dal Makhani
A staple dish in Indian homes - made from channa dal, red kidney and black urd lentils
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Chollay Masala
Chickpeas cooked in North Indian Style
$11.50 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Tadka Dal
Yellow lentil tempered with onions & tomatoes
$12.00 (T.A) $13.50 (E.I)
Paneer Makhani / Gobhi Makhani
Homemade cheese cubes or cauliflower cooked in tomato and creamy sauce
$12.00 (T.A) $13.50 (E.I)
Paneer Tikka Masala
Homemade cheese cubes, pan roasted with onions, tomatoes, capsicum and herbs
$12.00 (T.A) $13.50 (E.I)
Shahi Paneer
Fresh homemade cottage cheese cooked in korma sauce
$12.00 (T.A) $13.50 (E.I)
Veg Kofta
Vegetable balls cooked in Bombay sauce
$12.00 (T.A) $13.50 (E.I)
Khumban Korma
Mushrooms cooked in korma sauce finished with cream
$12.00 (T.A) $13.50 (E.I)

Main Courses - Chicken

Chicken Chicken Makhani
Pieces of premium breast of chicken, barbecued & cooked in tomato and creamy sauce
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Chicken Korma
Premium breast of chicken cooked in cashew sauce Mughlai style curry
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Palak Chicken
Pieces of premium breast of chicken cooked in fresh spinach
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Chicken Tikka Masala
Marinated barbeque chicken pan roasted in tomato, capsicum and herbs
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Chicken Curry
Pieces of premium breast chicken curry cooked North Indian style
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Chicken Vindaloo
Chicken curry cooked in vindaloo sauce
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Chicken Madras
Chicken tempered with mustard seeds and curry leaves cooked in coconut milk
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Stir Fried Chicken
Barbecued thigh fillet pan roasted wok tossed with fresh mix vegetables
$14.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Bhunna Chicken
Pan roasted chicken finished with onions, tomato, capsicum and herbs
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Chilli Chicken
Signature Dish) Chef's special HOT chicken dish that will tickle your senses
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)

Main Courses - Lamb & Beef

Rogan Josh
Lamb or beef cooked Kashmiri style
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Mutton / Beef Shahi Korma
Lamb or beef cooked in Korma sauce
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Palak Mutton
Tender lamb or beef cooked in fresh spinach
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Ghosht Vanaspati
Lamb or Beef cooked with selected vegetables
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Bhuna Ghosht
Lamb or Beef pan roasted finished with onions, tomatoes, capsicum and herbs
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Lamb / Beef Vindaloo
A hot lamb or beef curry cooked in vinegar and coconut, Goan style
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Madras Curry
Lamb or Beef tempered with mustard seeds curry leaves finished with coconut milk
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Dal Ghosht
Lentil cooked with lamb or beef
$15.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Prawn / Fish Madras
Choice of prawn or fish cooked in a spicy coconut based curry
$17.50 (T.A) $19.50 (E.I)
Prawn / Fish Vindaloo
Choice of prawn or fish cooked in Goan Style
$17.50 (T.A) $19.50 (E.I)
Prawn Malai
Prawns cooked in korma sauce
$17.50 (T.A) $19.50 (E.I)
Prawn / Fish Masala
Pan fried prawn OR fish cooked with fresh tomatoes, capsicum, onions & herbs
$17.50 (T.A) $19.50 (E.I)

Rice Dishes

Vegetable Pulao
Pea Pulao Basmati rice cooked with mixed vegetables or green peas
$7.00 (T.A) $7.90 (E.I)
Kashmiri Pulao
Basmati rice cooked with dry fruits
$11.90 (T.A) $12.90 (E.I)
Vegetable Biryani
Basmati rice and fresh vegetables cooked over a slow fire with raisins and nuts, a meal by itself
$15.90 (T.A) $16.90 (E.I)
Chicken Biryani
Spicy chicken and rice cooked over a slow fire - Mughlai specialty, a meal by itself
$16.90 (T.A) $17.90 (E.I)
Lamb Biryani
Spicy lamb and rice cooked over a slow fire Mughlai specialty, a meal by itself
$17.50 (T.A) $19.50 (E.I)
Prawn Biryani
Basmati rice cooked with prawns and spices
$17.50 (T.A) $19.50 (E.I)
Plain Rice / Saffron Rice (Small)
$3.50 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)
Plain Rice / Saffron Rice (Large)
$5.00 (T.A) $5.80 (E.I)

Breads

Naan
Bread cooked in the tandoor with dough made from dairy products and fine flour
$2.50 (T.A) $2.90 (E.I)
Butter Naan
Flaky fine flour bread
$3.20 (T.A) $3.80 (E.I)
Garlic Naan Bread
cooked in the tandoor with fresh garlic
$2.50 (T.A) $2.90 (E.I)
Roti
Wholemeal unleavened bread
$3.20 (T.A) $3.80 (E.I)
Parantha
Flaky wholemeal bread
$3.20 (T.A) $3.80 (E.I)
Pudina Parantha
Flaky wholemeal bread with hint of mint
$3.20 (T.A) $3.80 (E.I)
Veg Parantha
Unleavened wholemeal bread stuffed with mixed vegetables
$3.20 (T.A) $3.80 (E.I)
Aloo Parantha
Unleavened wholemeal bread stuffed with potatoes
$3.50 (T.A) $4.20 (E.I)
Paneer Kulcha
Naan stuffed with cottage cheese
$3.20 (T.A) $3.80 (E.I)
Onion Kulcha
Naan stuffed with spicy onion, coriander and fresh chilli
$3.80 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)

Keema Naan

Naan stuffed with spicy lamb mince
$3.80 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)
Kashmiri Naan
Naan stuffed with dry fruits
$3.80 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)
Coconut Naan
Naan stuffed with coconut and sugar
$3.80 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)

Accompaniments

Raita Homemade
Yoghurt with fresh tomatoes and cucumber
$3.50 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)
Tossed Salad
$3.50 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)
Green Salad
$3.50 (T.A) $4.50 (E.I)
Kuchumber Salad (Spicy)
$3.50 (T.A) $4.00 (E.I)
Onion Salad
$3.50 (T.A) $4.00 (E.I)
Mango Chutney
$3.50 (T.A) $4.00 (E.I)
Mixed Pickle
$3.50 (T.A) $4.00 (E.I)
Papadum
(6 Pieces)
$3.50 (T.A) $4.00 (E.I)

Desserts Menu

Gulab Jamun
Dumplings made from milk served in cardamon flavoured syrup
$5.50
Kulfi Pista
Home made ice cream with cardamon and dry fruit
$5.50
Mango Kulfi
Traditional home made mango ice cream
$5.50
Kheer
Rice and milk pudding with dry fruit
$5.50
Ras Malai
Cottage cheese dumplings dipped in reduced sweet milk with pistachio
$5.50
Gaajar ka Halwa
Carrot sweet with reduced milk and nuts
$5.50

Beverages Menu

INTERNATIONAL BEER RANGE

Heineken (Holland)

$6.00

Becks (Germany)

$6.00

Peroni (Italy)

$6.00

Tiger (Singapore)

$6.00

Kingfisher (India)

$6.50

Asahi (Japan)

$6.50

Corona (Mexico)

$6.50

Stella (Belgium)

$7.00

Tetley (English)

$7.00

Guinness (Irish)

$8.00

Old Speckled Hen (English)

$8.00



LOCAL BEER RANGE

Carlton Draught

$5.50

Cascade Premium

$6.00

Cascade Light

$6.00

Victoria Bitter

$6.00

Crown Lager

$6.00

Coopers

$6.00

Coopers Light

$6.00

Pure Blonde

$6.00

James Boag Light

$6.00

James Boag

$6.00
RED WINE

Shiraz

$22.00 (Bottle)

Illuminati Riparosso Vintage  

 $27.00 (Bottle) $7.00 (Glass) 
Peter Lehmann of the Barossa 
2008 (SA)
$27.00 (Bottle)

White Box Heathcote 2007

$28.00 (Bottle)
Evans & Tate Margaret River
2007 (WA)
$35.00 (Bottle)
Penfolds Bin 128 Coonawarra
2008 (SA)
$35.00 (Bottle)
Heartland Director’s Cut
2008 (SA)
$40.00 (Bottle)



WHITE WINE CHARDONNAY
De Bortolli Windy Peak Yarra
Valley 2008 (VIC)
$22.00 (Bottle)
Catching Thieves Margaret
River 2008 (SA WA)
$22.00 (Bottle)
VERSE 1 Brookland Valley Margaret River 2009 (WA)
$26.00 (Bottle)

Bethany Barossa 2007 (SA)

$28.00 (Bottle) $7.00 (Glass)

Scotchmans Hill 2008 (VIC)

$34.00 (Bottle)



CABERNET SAUVIGNON
Preece 2008
(Mitchell ton VIC)
$22.00 (Bottle)

Barwang 2008 (Hilltops NSW)

$26.00 (Bottle)
Pepperjack Saltram of Barossa
(SA)
$31.00 (Bottle)
Punt Road
2006 (Yarra Valley)
$30.00 (Bottle) $7.50 (Glass)
MERLOT

Brown Brothers 2008 (VIC)

$24.00 (Bottle) $6.00 (Glass)
Leeuwin Estate Margaret
River Cab Merlot 2004 (WA)
$31.00 (Bottle)
Katnook Estate Coonawarra
2006 (SA)
$44.00 (Bottle)



PINOT NOIR
Yarra Ridge Yarra Valley
2008 (VIC)
$26.00 (Bottle) $6.50 (Glass)
Pepik Josef Chromy
2009 (TAS)
$27.00 (Bottle)
Willow Creek Mornington Peninsula 2008 (VIC)
$30.00 (Bottle)
SAUVIGNON BLANC

Montana (Marlborough NZ)

$24.00 (Bottle) $6.00 (Glass)
Yarra Ridge Yarra Valley
2008 (VIC)
$26.00 (Bottle)

Oyster Bay 2009 (NZ)

$26.00 (Bottle)
Catalina Sounds Marlborough
2009 (NZ)
$30.00 (Bottle)
Hardys Siegersdorf Clare Valley
2009 (SA)

$22.00 (Bottle) $5.50 (Glass)

LeoBuring Clare Valley 2008
(SA)

$26.00 (Bottle)

Heggies (SA)

$28.00 (Bottle)
Pipers Brook Vineyard
2009 (TAS)
$34.00 (Bottle)

Catching Thieves 2009 (WA)

$23.00 (Bottle)
Watershed Margaret River
2009 (WA)
$25.00 (Bottle)
Mrs Wigley Grenache Rose
McLaren Vale 2009
$25.00 (Bottle)
Sparkling Wines
Henkell Trocken
$23.00

Chandon Brut NV

$30.00

Penfolds Wood Aged Port

$4.00
Pavillion de la brie
2006 (France)
$4.00
Water
Sparkling Mineral Water
$2.90
Still Mineral Water
$2.90

Water Bottled

$2.90