Traditional Indian Thali at Navratna, Taj Samudra

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Indian cuisine holds an enthralling history of heritage and culture influenced by great rulers and diverse people. Spread across a vast geography with varying climates from the scenic mountain regions to the sun drenched coastlines, India offers a base of ingredients unlike any other country in the world.

Together these components bring you one of the finest cuisines that is enjoyed the world over today.

Navratna at the plush Taj Samudra, Colombo bringing you the most authentic Indian cuisine incomparable to any other for many years, is undisputedly the best Indian Restaurant in the city of Colombo. Celebrated for its consistent authenticity and high quality of service and gastronomy, the Navratna strives to maintain its existing standards whilst constantly reinventing superiority in what it offers.

Chef Chauhan of Navratna who stems from the region of Punjab in Northern India is passionate about his perfectly crafted cooking techniques and marinating processes that are often centuries old – this, he says is his secret and the most integral element of creating authentic and signature Indian cuisine.

At present the Navratna offers traditional Indian Thali meals. Thali is a selection of different dishes, served in small bowls on a round tray – the purpose being to get a varied selection - yet just the right portions, for a complete meal experience. The Thali menu consists of a selection from Vegetarian Thali, a Non-Vegetarian Thai and Seafood Thali along with Indian Breads, Rice and Dessert.

Savor the vegetarian Thali with a selection of flavorsome Khum matter maki, Paneer makhini, Aloo palak, Baingan Bhartha, Dal Navratna, priced at Rs. 1,250 all inclusive.

If you enjoy Seafood we invite you to indulge in such dishes as the tantalizing and succulent Indian style Prawn curry, Fish Tikka, Crab Simla Mirch, Baingan Bhartha for the prize of Rs. 1,950 all inclusive. For the non vegetarians we present the famous Navratna Chicken Tikka, Mutton rogun Josh, Gosht Kali mirch and Baingan Bhartha. The non vegetarian Thali is priced at Rs. 1,850 all inclusive. All Thali meals include steamed rice, Indian bread such as Naan and Rotti with a choice of dessert for the sweet tooth.

Although the Thali meal seem perfect for your luncheon gatherings and business meetings, it is also ideal for a more casual dining experience as you could indulge in a lavish meal at an affordable cost. For more details on traditional Indian Thali at the Navratna please contact the hotel on 0112446622.