You’ll probably catch the scent of Best Taste of India long before you see it. The cuisine served here is packed with all those aromatic spices that give Indian cuisine its bold flavor. This truck’s basically an Indian restaurant on wheels, serving the same high-quality, authentic food without the hassle of waiting. Folks across Portland, OR looking to shake up their humdrum lunch routine should make this their next mid-afternoon pit-stop.
Start your meal off with any number of mouth-watering appetizers. Grab a plate of crispy samosas stuffed with a mix of veggies and served with a robust tamarind and mint sauce. Or grab some paneer pakora to enjoy a savory plate of Indian cheese fritters. Then, onto the main course. The menu sports all your classics, like chicken vindaloo, but also plenty of dishes you may never have sampled. What about a plate of lamb cooked with lentils seasoned with a robust blend of spices? There are also loads and loads of vegetarian dishes that even avid meat-lovers will find enticing. And don’t forget a side of naan, of course. Stomach rumbling? Then hit up Best Taste of India ASAP. Or, even better? Book ‘em for your next get-together. Guests will love this mouth-watering spread of international eats.
Aloo Kulcha — A crispy shell of dough stuffed with potatoes seasoned up with a fragrant, flavorful mix of spices.