Jyoti Indian Cuisine
2433 18th St NW, Washington, DC 20009
Breathe in the essence of the East at Jyoti Indian Cuisine. Our restaurant in Adams Morgan boasts authentic Pakistani and Indian fare that is always fresh and full of flavor. We utilize imported ingredients and spices from India for a taste that is truly traditional.
Our menu consists of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian items. Vegetarians can enjoy our tasty deep fried samosa pastries, stuffed with potatoes or seasoned spinach. Rich spices are heavenly when seasoned in our chana masala and aloo saag. Savor our zesty vegetable curry with a mix of seasonal veggies in a divine cream sauce. Our tandoori specials are baked in a clay oven for a smoky and unforgettable taste. Our tandoori chicken and chicken tekka are creamy with a yogurt sauce. Seafood lovers can indulge in our ginger tandoori shrimp, light tandoori salmon, and zingy tandoori red snapper fish. We offer tender lamb shish kebabs and spicy chicken malai kebabs on a skewer with red peppers.
Rice is an important ingredient in Middle Eastern fare. Jyoti Indian Cuisine presents flavorful biryani bowls with toppings like shrimp, chicken, and lamb. Another staple is fresh baked breads, including garlicky naan and wheaty aloo paratha. These excellent accompaniments go great with your favorite entree. Our dinners are rich with secret house herbs and spices. Spicy curry can be cooked with chicken or coconut Goan fish. Lamb dishes include the lamb vindaloo, a spicy platter in a piquante sauce. Chicken vindaloo is also available from South india, zesty with a side of potatoes. Be sure to order our lentil soup and a fresh green salad to pair with your meal.
Share an appetizer with your friends and family. Jyoti Indian Cuisine presents savory starters, including a mixed veggie platter for a healthy surprise with each bite. Our Vegetable Bhajia is crafted with gentle spices and deep fried after flouring. Papri chat and papadum are light crisps designed with flavored chickpeas and lentils, respectfully. Our mango and pistachio ice cream are a hit with diners of all ages to end your meal on a sweet note. Join us at Jyoti today.