10 Best Indian Restaurants in Oak Tree Road
Oak Tree Road in Edison has some of the Best Indian Restaurants in USA. Even Hotel Saravana Bhavan, the popular south Indian vegetarian restaurant known for its sambar and idli opened its first branch here. Swagath Gourmet is one place where you can taste vegetarian cuisine types like Gujarati, Punjabi and south Indian food. You can print discount coupons from their website and avail 10% discount on orders above $20 (applicable only for dine-in and not takeaway).
Mirchi pulls a lot of crowd for Sunday lunch buffet with over 50 varieties. However, the a la carte menu is priced a little high. Karaikudi Chettinad has an exquisite menu of spicy non-veg items like viz. Nandu (crab soup), Mutton Soup, Meen Kuzhambu(Fish gravy), Kothu Parotta and Mutton Biriyani. Ennai Kathrika (Fried Egg Plant) is a must try for vegetarians. Rasoi II restaurant has a bar which serves liquor and beer (Indian beers too) is a nice place to hang-out for dinner. Punjabi kitchen is good for tandoori lovers especially sheek kebabs.
Moghul restaurant is perfect for hosting parties and they have got large tables for groups. From the pictures that decorate the walls, lights with artworks and tables, it provides a five star ambience. Swadisht Restaurant serves the best dosa in Oak Tree road even better than Saravana Bhavan. They even made a record creating the world’s largest dosa.
Most restaurants in Little India or Indian Square, NJ also have presence in Oak Tree road. Dimple’s Bombay Talk USA has two branches in Oak Tree Road. The popular chat restaurant serves all chat items from pani poori, pav bhaji to filling dishes like chola bathura and masala dosa. Jhudpi serves mostly Gujarat vegetarian dishes and their thali though limited is a value for money. For paratha lovers, Khasiyat Fast Food serves over 100 varieties and you can customize your own as well. Hotel Saravanaa Bhavan is pure vegetarian and serves many varieties of dosa with superb sambar.
There are few food courts in Oak Tree road and Flavor Junction Food Court is most popular which houses restaurants like Calcutta Wok, Handi, Chatkaz, Hyd Bawarchi Biriyani and Raavi Naan Kabab Express. Red Chutney bar and restaurant is a new addition located in the same complex as Saubzi Mandi (Big one).
There are few American restaurants which are located in Oak Tree Road like Chilis and Burger King. But perhaps the only popular non-Indian restaurants among Indians is, Dragon Palace serves scallion pancakes, sweet taro soups, Pork fried rice, dumplings, BBQ steak, varieties on wontons, Chow Mein, Lo Mein, Mai Fun, chicken wings varieties of roast pork etc. you name any Chinese food, you get it here.
Ming, Singaas Pizza, Paradise biriyani point, Sher-e-Punjab, Bombay spice, Rajdhani, Kyber grill Jassi Sweets and Mithaas are some popular restaurants in Oak Tree Road which houses more than 60 Indian restaurants. While only few really serve dishes with real Indian taste, aroma and flavor, most restaurants have dishes in menu only for namesake. It is quite profitable if the restaurant has loyal customers, but many close the doors after 6 months failing to attract customers.
The presence of Big Cinemas in Oak Tree Road brings more Indian in Edison and Iselin to the area especially during weekends when big movies are released. Besides Restaurants, Grocery Stores, Jewellery stores and Cloth Stores are in abundance in Oak Tree Road.