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10 Best Currylicious Indian Cuisine In Johor

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Hello there, foodie fam! It’s been a while since you guys last saw a listicle of Johor’s food scene right? Well, today we’re back with a special curation of the 10 Best Indian Cuisine you can find across Johor. If in any case the restaurants below are some of your favourites, don’t forget to let us know! Keep scrolling for more saliva-drooling goodness.

10 Most Delectable Indian Food in Johor

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1. The Kittengi

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Firstly, let’s start off this list by introducing you guys to a joint that serves authentic Indian food. Really, the recipe here is inspired by North India which means, you can get curries of native Indian production. In addition, their Briyani here is aromatic and fragrant, you won’t be able to resist ordering more than one bowl. Also, you certainly can’t afford to walk out of The Kittengi without ordering their signature Curry Fish Head. It’s a bowl of warm, spicy yet sour goodness.

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Address: 10, Jalan Serampang, Taman Pelangi, 80400, Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Muslim-friendly

2. Ashoka Indian Food

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Next, let’s talk a little about this Indian cuisine eatery that’s located away from the city centre. This spot will require to drive some distance but good food is always worth travelling for right? If you’re a hardcore fan of Nasi Briyani and Banana Leaf Rice, Ashoka is a must-visit. Our Foodie team recommend you guys to try the dried mutton that’s tender and just of the right spicy level. Also, all the dishes here are home-cooked eliminating traces of artificial colourings.

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Address: 17A, Jalan Dapat, Kampung Bahru, 80100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 8 AM – 11 PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Muslim-friendly.

3. Yash South Indian Cuisine

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The following spot on our list of 10 Best Indian Cuisine in Johor is none other than Yash South Indian Cuisine. Without a doubt, fellow Johoreans recognise this place as one of the best places for delectable Indian cuisine. We highly recommend the Thosai here that complements with coconut and onion chutneys. In addition, there’s also plenty of vegetarian meals here to opt for. For early risers, you guys are in luck since they start operating from as early as 5 AM.

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Address: No 4D, Susur 3, Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 5 AM – 8 PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Muslim-friendly | Vegetarian options available

4. Taj Banana Leaf Restaurant

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As this next restaurant is named Banana Leaf Restaurant, you guys know what they’re renowned for right? The Banana Leaf Rice here is specially dedicated to those who enjoy savouring multiple dishes at once. Besides, both the Chicken and Mutton Briyani are also worth attempting as they are aromatically prepared with fragrant spices. Also, the service here is impeccable alongside a clean interior space. Perfect dining spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Yum.

Address: 127, Jalan Austin Heights 3, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 9 AM – 11 PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Muslim-friendly | Vegetarian options available

5. Chakra Restaurant

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Chakra has been around since 2004, providing its loyal customers with plenty of authentic Indian cuisine. Did we mention that all the fares here are cooked purely based on South India’s recipe by chefs trained in India? If you prefer outdoor seating that comes with FOC breeze, Chakra Restaurant provides that. In addition, we highly recommend the tandooris here as they will transport you over to India, maybe temporarily.

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Address: 1, Jalan Yusof Taha, Kampung Bahru, 80100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 11AM – 3PM, 6PM – 10PM (Mon-Fri) | 11AM – 10PM (Sat & Sun)

Status: Muslim-friendly | Vegetarian options available

6. Tandoor & Grill

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Next up on our list is none other than Tandoor & Grill. This eatery is established by a pair of Indian Chinese couple. Prepare to savour your tastebuds to the fullest their wide range of authentic Indian fares here. Also, you guys have to try their Butter Chicken Masala, Briyani, Cheese Naan and plenty more. The ambience and service here are also top-notch thus making this place a truly perfect Indian cuisine dining experience.

Address: F-01-01, Southkey Mosaic Shop Office, 80150 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Muslim-friendly| Vegetarian options available

7. Spice Villa

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Spice Villa is the next must visit Indian cuisine restaurant in Johor. First of all, this is because they are a Halal-certified eatery so fellow Muslim foodies can visit this place as well. Also, be sure to keep in mind that Spice Villa serves gastronomic Indian food, or shall we say it in its simpler term, really good authentic Indian food. The mutton briyani here guarantees you a delectable Indian food experience.

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Address: 260, Jalan Dato Sulaiman, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 11AM – 11PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Halal-certified | Vegetarian options available

8. Village Briyani

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Village Briyani serves a wide array of authentic Indian food such as Briyani, butter chicken, naan as well as lip-smacking tandoori. If there’s one thing for sure, it’s that patrons will spoil themselves with choices here. Not forgetting, the service here is speedy so your tummies can avoid long-waiting hours. Be sure to also order the mutton briyani here before you walk out.

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Address: 15, Jalan Tun Abdul Razak 1/1, Wadi Hana, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 12PM – 3PM, 5.30PM – 10.30PM (Tues-Fri) | 12PM – 3.30PM, 5.30PM – 10.30PM (Sat, Sun & Mon)

Status: Halal-certified | Vegetarian options available

9. Restoran Nilla

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Alright, guys. Perhaps you’ve all had enough just reading about banana leaf rice, naan and tandoori. This is because the next Indian cuisine restaurant in JB in our list is known for their Appam balik. Also, the Appam here is steamy and complements well with brown sugar and coconut milk. One bite on their Appam and you will return for more. Besides, they’re just Appam right? One could easily gobble 5 or 6 slices.

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Address: Jalan Ungku Puan, Bandar Johor Bahru, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor

Operating Hours: 7AM – 10PM (Opens Daily)

Status: Halal-certified | Vegetarian options available

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10. Annalakshmi Restaurant

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Finally, you guys made it to the end of this list. If you must know, Annalakshmi Restaurant utilises a unique concept whereby you pay any amount that you like for the food served here. Since the fares are all prepared by volunteers, such a concept is employed here. Also, this place specialises in all-things vegetarian only. Last but not least, this Indian cuisine has been around since 1984, with their very first branch located in Kuala Lumpur.

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Address: 19, Jalan Dapat, 80100, Johor Bahru, Johor, 80100 Johor Bahru

Operating Hours: 11AM – 10PM (Closes on Sundays)

Status: Halal-certified | Vegetarian options ONLY

10 Best Indian Cuisine In Johor

Since we’ve curated a list of all things Indian cuisine in Johor, what are you guys waiting for? Bring your loved ones to these places and dine in savoury, delectable Indian fares. Cheese Naan and Mutton Briyani, here we come!

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