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The 10 Best Indian Restaurants in Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Looking for the top Indian food in Seattle? We did the heavy lifting for you by reviewing all the finest review sites to find the 10 best Indian restaurants. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

Find the perfect Indian restaurant

Nirmal's

Indian
Seattle, Pioneer Square
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Taste of India

Indian · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Annapurna Cafe

Indian · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Daawat Grill

Indian · $13 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Saffron Grill

Indian · $16 avg. main dish
Seattle, Haller Lake
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Cedars Restaurant

Indian
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Thai Curry Simple

Thai · Asian · $10 avg. main dish
Seattle, International District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

India Bistro

Indian · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, Roosevelt
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Spice Waala

Indian · $6 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Lassi & Spice

Indian · $7 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Figuring out the best Indian restaurants can take awhile. These results are brought to you by Feastfox, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 4854 Seattle restaurants, 1095134 reviews, and 1116 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater, Zagat and CBS. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - Incredible Indian Restaurants in Seattle, Zagat - Best Indian Restaurants in Seattle and CBS - Best Curry In Seattle. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • Châteauneuf-du-Pape with your chicken makhanwalla

    When considering what goes best with chicken makhanwalla , we recommend a glass of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, it truly complements the dish as it harmonises with the dish.


  • The perfect complement to tandoori-roasted meat


    Experts recommend pairing a tandoori-roasted meat with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • A go-to drink from India

    Often considered one of the most typical drinks in India, haldi doodh is a crowd-favorite choice across the country, often prepped with turmeric, milk, cardamom, black pepper, ginger, cloves, allspice.

Parking info

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Indian spot.

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