Woodlands - Langley Park
8046 New Hampshire Ave.
Langley Park, MD 20783
Neighborhood: Langley Park
Cuisines: Vegetarian/Vegan, Indian
Open daily for lunch 11:30 to 3 and dinner 5:30 to 10.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Nearby Metro Stops: Silver Spring
Price Range: Inexpensive
Reservations: Not Needed
Masala dosa; baigan bharta; vegetable korma; malai kofta; palak paneer.
Lunch buffet $6.95 weekdays, $8.95 weekends; appetizers $3.50 to $7.50; dinner entrées $6.95 to $14.75.
Special Features: Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly
Why go: The quick-lunch scene has seen many crazes, from high-end burgers to designer salads. We’re waiting for dosas to hit. Why are the foot-wide, sour-battered crepes so special? Settle in at one of these modest Southern Indian cafes to find out.
What to get: Standard masala dosa stuffed with potatoes and onions and dunked in coconut chutney; extra-thin paper dosa; onion-chili uttapam, a thicker pancake; aromatic lemon rice; baigan bartha, a rich eggplant stew.
Best for: Vegetarians—they have run of the whole menu.
Insider tip: The plentiful lunch buffet—$6.95 to $10.95—is a great deal.
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