Angeethi - Herndon
645 Elden St.
Herndon, VA 20170
Lunch Monday through Friday 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM; Saturday and Sunday 12 to 3. Dinner Sunday through Thursday 5 to 10; Friday and Saturday 5 to 10:30.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Price Range: Inexpensive
Noise Level: Intimate
Reservations: Not Needed
Chili pakoras; sabzi pakoras; papadi chaat, a chutney-strewn potato salad; shrimp korma; dhaniawala korma; Balti-style goat; Balti-style dal; bhangan bharta; makhani dishes with chicken or paneer; gosht Madras; spicy lamb with shredded coconut; naan, roti
Starters, $3.99 to $9.99; main courses, $9.99 to $22.99.
Special Features: Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly
With its heavy, hand-carved wooden doors and copper goddess statuettes, this is one of the most palatial settings in which to find a $4 appetizer. Curries are assertive—the chicken makhani is tangier and more tomatoey than most—and there are good versions of naanand mint paratha to dunk into them. The kitchen is equally adept with the fryer, turning out crisp, chickpea-battered chilies and chicken-stuffed samosas.