OPERATING HOURS: Monday: 5:00pm - 9.30pm | CLOSED on Tuesday | Wednesday - Friday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm | Saturday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm / 5:30pm - 10:00pm | Sunday 12:00pm - 8:30pm

 
 
 

Indian Essence at Home

ONLINE ORDERING

 
 

INDIAN ESSENCE

COVID 19

Adhering to the Government directives and in the interest, well-being and safety of our discerning customers and our cherished team, Indian Essence will be closed for the foreseeable future.

TAKEAWAY SERVICE
A GUIDE TO SAFE HANDLING OF YOUR TAKEAWAY/DELIVERY

At Indian Essence, we follow all health and safety guidelines stringently. During the current Covid-19 crisis, all of our food packers are wearing masks and gloves, and also washing their hands regularly, in line with advice from the health authorities.

Note, we will be OPEN on Bank Holiday Monday 27th May.

For the time being, the restaurant door will be shut while we follow the social distancing recommendations.

If you choose to collect your order, please call us on 01689 838 700 when you arrive, and we will bring it and place it on the table in the conservatory.

20% discount* will be applied to all food orders placed by the brave NHS workers, who are at the forefront of the battle for our health.
*Please note that the ID cards will be required to redeem.

Thank you all for your continuing support. We hope to see you soon!

Keep safe,

Atul Kochhar

 
 

WEEKDAYS @ HOME

Weekdays @ Home

£25

3 Courses for £25

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday only

All Mains are served with Chef's Dal Tadka & Jeera Pulao

FATHER'S DAY MENU

Father's Day Adult Menu

£28.95

Special Drink - For Father’s Only (A bottle of Atuls Signature Prosecco)

Father's Day Child Menu

£17.95

Main courses are served with Saag Makai, Jeera Pulao & Assorted Bread Basket

Collections : We would encourage Collections which would be carried with appropriate Social Distancing. Delivery – Free Delivery within 3 miles for order above £75 , For orders less than £75 or radius more than 3 miles a nominal delivery surcharge Applies

APPETISERS

ALOO TIKKI VG

£5.95

Cumin Scented Potato Cakes served with Mint and Tamarind Chutney

SAMOSA - VEGETABLE VG V

£5.95

Spiced Vegetable Parcels stuffed with Spiced Potatoes and Green Peas

SAMOSA - LAMB G

£7.95

Spiced Vegetable Parcels stuffed with Minced Lamb

INDIAN ESSENCE BHAJIYA VG

£5.45

Shredded Potato, Baby Spinach and Onions Fritters coated with Gram Flour

TAWA PRAWNS PURI G

£8.95

Sauteed Prawns and Peppers in a Tomato-Onion Sauce and served on a deep fried Indian Bread

MURG DO TARIKE D

£7.45

Duo of Chicken Tikka - Lehsuni Malai Tikka and Basil - Infused Hariyalli Murg Tikka

LAMB SEEKH KEBAB

£7.95

Fine Spiced Minced Lamb, skewered in the Tandoor

MAKALI FRY

£6.95

Crispy fried Squid with Chillies and Lime

CHICKEN TIKKA PIE

£7.95

STARTERS, MAINS & SIDES

TANDOOR

STARTER
MAIN

KEBAB PLATTER D

£14.95

A Selection of Kebabs - King Prawns, Tandoori Fish, Hariyalli Chicken Tikka and Lamb Boti Kebab

TANDOORI JHINGA

£9.95
£14.95

Tandoor Grilled King Prawns in Chilli, Garlic and Lemongrass Marinade

TANDOORI FISH D

£8.95
£12.95

Tandoori Fresh Catch of the Day marinated with Mustard and Dill

TANDOORI MURG D

£7.95
£11.95

Chargrilled Half a Spring Chicken with Mace and Cinnamon Marinade

LEHSUNI MALAI TIKKA D

£7.45
£11.95

Chargrilled Chicken Supreme marinated with Fresh Mint, Coriander, Basil and Yoghurt

HARIYALLI MURG TIKKA D

£7.45
£11.95

Chicken Supreme marinated with Fresh Mint, Coriander, Basil and Yoghurt

RAJASTHANI LAMB SOOLA SASHLIK D

£8.95
£13.95

Best Cuts of Rajashani Spiced Lamb Leg with Onions, Peppers & Mushrooms

LAL MIRCH TANDOORI PANEER TIKKA D VG

£7.45
£10.95

Batons of Cottage Cheese marinated with Rajasthani Red Chillies, Cardamon - Chargrilled

GRILL BOX FOR 2

£45

(Raw meat)

GRILL BOX FOR 4

£85

(Raw meat) & (Served for a minimum of 2 people)

CURRIES

MAIN

MURG MAKHAN MASALA D

£11.75

Tandoori Chicken Tikka cooked in a Creamed Tomato and Fenugreek Sauce

KORI GASSI

£11.75

Mangalorean Chicken curry infused with Black Pepper, Kohum and Mace

SHAHI MURG KORMA D N

£10.75

Supremes of Chicken Breast cooked in an aromatic Saffron Korma Sauce

CHICKEN JHALFREZIE D

£11.75

Boneless Chicken Tikka cooked in a Spicy Tomato-Onion Sauce with Peppers and Onions

CHICKEN SAAGWALA D

£11.75

Supremes of Chicken Breast cooking with Fresh Spinach, tempered with Garlic

ROGANJOSH

£13.45

Best cut of Lamb leg cooked in a Kashmiri Roganjosh Sauce

LAMB PEPPER FRY

£13.45

Best cuts of Lamb leg cooked in a tangy sauce with Coconut, Tamarind pulp, Mustard seeds & Curry Leaves

GOLMIRCH GOSHT

£13.75

Slow-Cooked Goat Meat cooked with Crushed Peppercorns and Curry Leaves

LAMB NIHARI D

£13.75

Best cuts of Lamb leg cooked in an aromatic Nihari sauce with Spiced Turnips

METHI GOSHT D

£13.75

Best cute of Lamb cooked with Fresh Fenugreek, Baby Spinach with Fresh Garlic and Garam Masala

KADHAI JHINGA D

£13.95

King Prawns cooked in a Spicy Tomato-Onion Sauce with Peppers and Onions

CHEMEEN MANGA CHARU

£13.95

King Prawns cooked in an Aromatic Mango and Coconut Sauce

TANDOORI PRAWN MASALA D

£15.45

Tandoori King Prawns cooked in a Mild Creamed Tomato and Fenugreek Sauce

MALABAR FISH CURRY

£12.95

Pan-Seared Tilapia cooked with Coconut, Curry leaves in a tangy Malabar Sauce - A Coastal Delicacy

VEGETABLES

SIDE DISH
MAIN

PANEER MAKHANI D

£5.95
£10.95

Cottage Cheese cooked in a Creamy Tomato and Fenugreek Sauce

DHINGRI MASALA D

£5.25
£8.25

Spiced Button Mushrooms cooked with a Tangy Onion Masala

ALOO MUTTAR MASALA

£5.25
£8.25

Baby Potatoes cooked with Garden fresh Green Peas in an aromatic gravy

SAAG MAKAI D

£5.25
£8.25

American Corn & Fresh Spinach Puree tempered with Fresh Garlic

KALONJI BAINGAN V

£5.95
£10.95

Baby Aubergines cooked with a tangy Tomato-Onion Masala, Onion Seeds

PUNJABI CHOLE V

£5.45
£8.25

Spiced Chickpeas and Potatoes, cooked in a Tangy Tomato-Onion Sauce and tinged with Caraway Seeds

ALOO GOBI ADRAKI V

£5.45
£8.25

Spiced Cauliflower Florets cooked with Potatoes and Fresh Ginger

SHAHI MALAI KOFTA D N

£7.95
£10.95

Spiced Kale dumplings cooked in a Tangy Tomato-Onion sauce

SAAG PANEER D

£5.95
£9.95

Cottage Cheese cooked with Fresh Spinach, tempered with Fresh Garlic

ACHARI BHINDI V

£5.95
£8.95

Okra with Onions and Panch-Poran Spices

DAAL V D

£5.45

Yellow or Black Lentil - Specialty of the House

GREEN CHILLI PAKODA V

£4.95

Stuffed Jalapeno, deep fried with Spiced Gram Flour Batter

RICE AND BREADS

SADE CHAWAL V

£3.45

Plain Rice with Spices

JEERA PULAO D

£3.45

Braised Rice with Spices

PULIHARI RICE V

£3.95

South Indian Rice

KHUMB PULAO N

£3.95

Spiced Mushroom Rice

INDIAN ESSENCE DUM KI BIRIYANI - King Prawn D

£14.45

Served with Raita and Sauce

INDIAN ESSENCE DUM KI BIRIYANI - Lamb D

£14.45

Served with Raita and Sauce

INDIAN ESSENCE DUM KI BIRIYANI - Chicken D

£12.95

Served with Raita and Sauce

INDIAN ESSENCE DUM KI BIRIYANI - Vegetable D

£10.95

Served with Raita and Sauce

TANDOORI ROTI G V

£3.25

Plain Bread

NAAN D G

£3.25

Plain Bread

PUDINA PARATHA D G

£3.75

Special Bread

CHILLI GARLIC D G

£3.75

Special Bread

PESHWARI NAAN D G N

£3.75

Special Bread

KEEMA NAAN D G

£3.75

Naan stuffed with Spicy Ground Lamb

CHEESE & CHIVES NAAN D G VG

£3.75

Naan stuffed with Spiced Cheese & Fresh Chives

BREAD BASKET

£7.95

Selection of Garlic Naan, Pudina Paratha and Peshwari Naan

ACCOMPANIMENTS

RAITA D

£3.25

Plain Yoghurt

SADA DAHI D

£3.25

Yogurt with Cucumber

PUNJABI SALAD V

£3.25

Onion and Chilli Salad with Toasted Cumin and Lemon Dressing

PAPAD V

£3.45

Plain Poppadoms with Three Home Made Chutneys

DESSERTS

GAJAR KA HALWA D

£4.95

A famous Punjabi Dessert made with Grated Carrots, Dry Fruits cooked with Sweetened Milk

GULAB JAMUN WITH RABDI G D N

£5.25

Curd Cheese Dumplings condensed and deep-fried soaked in a Rose Petal scented Sugar Syrup, served with a mouth-watering Rabdi

KULFI - PISTACHIO D

£5.45

KULFI - MANGO D N

£5.45

DRINKS

SPARKLING WINE

Prosecco Superiore Spumante , Atuls Signature, ITALY

£20

RED WINE

Atuls, Organic Malatinszky, Cabernet Franc Merlot, Hungary

£18

Malbec Reserve Don David - Calchaqui Valley, Argentina

£22

WHITE WINE

Sauvignon Blanc - Atul Kochar Reserve, Hungary

£16

Pinot Grigio, Bottega Vinai – Trentino, Italy

£21

BOTTLED BEERS

330ml
660ml

Cobra

£3.75
£5.5

Cobra Zero Alcohol

£3.75

Kingfisher

£3.75
£5.5

Peroni

£3.75

BOTTLED CIDER

586ml

Magners Cider

£4.75