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Breads of India & Gourmet Curries
2448 Sacramento St.
Berkeley, CA 94702 (510) 848-7684
Pluses: 5 freshly made Indian breads ($1.95 each), such as naan, kulcha, paratha, chapati, gobhi masala paratha, tawa pudina paratha, tulsi ki naan, khopra masala naan and spring garlic kulcha; menu changes daily offering 3 entrees, 2 vegetarian, raita, Chai tea, lassis; hormone free, soya and corn fed, fresh Petaluma chicken and fresh Niman-Schells' Napa Valley grown leg of lamb are served along with organic vegetables; no freezer or microwave used; every dish is prepared using olive oil; authentic Basmati rice used with all entrees
Minuses: no inside waiting room, if tables are full you will have to put your name on the list and wait outside for a table; limited menu, very small restaurant; no credit cards (cash only), street parking is limited. Seafood (lobster, shrimp, fish) only served on weekend nights.
Don't Miss: mango lassi, any of the breads
Prices: inexpensive, entrees $6.25-$10.95
Overview: Open for lunch & dinner daily; menu changes daily description of each menu item is given bread suggestion is offered with each entree origin of each entree is listed
Although the daily changeable menu is limited to 3 meat and 2 vegetarian entrees, the food is quite fresh and very authentic. For dinner arrive shortly after 5:30 pm opening to secure a table or be prepared to stand outside and wait for a table. Mango lassis are exceptional, tandoori chicken, basmati rice, raita and all breads are special treats!