Indian cuisine dining menu in Cairns

 

 
You’ll find that our Indian cuisine Dining Menu offers a stunning assortment of dishes to suit virtually any mood or taste.
We offer a wide range of meals with chicken, fish, prawns, lamb, beef and more.
 
View our full menu here:
Entrees
 
 
Papadum Platter
Delicious combination of six crisp papadums, raita (yoghurt & cucumber dip), mango chutney and mixed pickle.
$8.90

Pakoras
Very popular Indian snack. Consisting of bite-sized pieces of seasoned vegetables, crispy fried in chickpea batter.
$9.90

Vegetarian Samosa
Spiced peas & potatoes encased in a flaky butter pastry.
$9.90

Papadums
4 delicious crisp papadums.
$3.00

Lamb Samosa
Deep fried pockets of puff pastry filled with lamb mince.
$9.90

Fish Pakoras
Pieces of barramundi marinated in light spicy flour, garlic, coriander & spices then deep fried.
$14.90

Prawn Pakoras
Tiger Prawn marinated in light spicy flour, garlic, coriander & spices, then deep fried.
$14.90

Onion Bhaji
Onions with coriander and chilli in a light spicy batter.
$9.90

Paneer Pakora
Fresh and spiced cottage cheese slices dipped in a light spicy batter & deep fried.
$13.90

 
 
 
Seekh Kababs
Lamb mince with fresh green chilli, fresh coriander, onions & spices rolled on a skewer then barbecued in the charcoal clay oven (tandoor) (2 pieces).
$14.90

Chicken Tikka
Boneless chicken pieces dipped in a gentle blend of spices then baked in the tandoori oven.
$13.90

Malai Tikka
Boneless chicken marinated in yoghurt, cream and Indian spices. Cooked in the clay oven.
$13.90

Tandoori Chicken
Delicious tender pieces of chicken marinated in lemon yoghurt, baked in tandoori oven.
half $13.90 full $23.90

Lamb Cutlets
4 tender lamb cutlets marinated with special spices overnight & slow cooked.
$16.90

Vegetable Platter
Assortment platter which includes 2 pieces of Vegie Samosa, 4 pieces of Onion Bhaji & 4 pieces of Pakora.
$16.90

Seafood Platter
Seafood platter which includes 4 pieces of Fish Pakoras, 4 pieces of Tiger Prawn Pakoras, 4 pieces Calamari Rings.
$24.90

Tandoori Nights’ Special Platter
Assortment platter which includes half Tandoori Chicken, 2 pieces Malai Tikka, 2 pieces of Seekh Kebab, 2 pieces of Lamb Cutlets.
$32.90
 
 
 
 
All Entrees served with Salad and sauce
Tandoori Nights’ Specialities:
 
 
Butter Chicken
Chicken simmered in a smooth ginger, tomato and cream sauce.
$18.90

Chicken Tikka Masala
Chicken cooked with capsicum, onions and fenugreek in a tomato sauce.
$18.90

Malai Kofta
Vegetarian Curry, Kofta (donut balls) in a curry made from fenugreek leaves and special spices in a beautiful cashew nut lightly sweetened sauce.
$16.90

Lamb Korma
A creamy and mild almond and cashew sauce.
$18.90

Tandoori Nights Special Goat Madras Curry
Served on the bone, marinated overnight and slow cooked, in a South Indian Curry, made with a mix of Tandoori Nights’ special spices.
$17.90
 
 
 
Tandoori Nights’ Special Goat Curry
Served on the bone, marinated overnight and slow cooked, in ginger, garlic and Tandoori Nights’ Special Spices and served garnished with coriander.
$17.90

Lamb Shanks
Succulent lamb shanks marinated overnight & slow cooked. Allow extra time for the preparation to ensure the most succulent, tender lamb shanks.
$22.90

Chicken Tikka Salad
A green salad, tomatoes, onions, carrots with slices of succulent Chicken Tikka, and the Tandoori Nights lemon and vinegar special dressing.
$9.90

Tandoori Prawn Salad
A green salad, tomatoes, onions, carrots with slices of succulent Tandoori Tiger Prawns, and the Tandoori Nights lemon and vinegar special dressing.
$11.90
 
 
 
 
Chicken
 
 
Butter Chicken
Chicken simmered in a smooth ginger, tomato and cream sauce.
$18.90

Chicken Tikka Masala
Chicken cooked with capsicum. onions and fenugreek in a tomato sauce.
$18.90

Mango Chicken
Chicken cooked in a sauce flavoured with mango & almonds.
$18.90

Punjabi Chicken
Chicken cooked in tomato, onion & special Punjabi spices.
$18.90

Chicken Vindaloo
Chicken cooked in a hot and spicy sauce made with red chillies, cumin, & tomato.
$18.90
 
 
 
.Chicken Madras
Chicken cooked in a spicy South Indian curry made with a mix of fennel & pepper.
$18.90

Chicken Korma
Chicken cooked in a creamy & mild, almond and cashew sauce.
$18.90

Chicken Saagwala
Chicken simmered with spinach, tomato & onion.
$18.90

Chicken Kadhai
Cooked in a traditional kadhai with capsicum, tomatoes, onions, garlic, fresh herbs & spices. Garnished with coriander.
$18.90

Chicken Dhansak
Marinated diced chicken, lentils, tomato, onion & spice. Garnished with coriander.
$18.90
 
 
 
 
Lamb & Beef Dishes
 
 
Dhansak - Beef or Lamb
Marinated diced lamb, beans, tomato, peas, onion and spice. Garnished with coriander.
Lamb - $18.90 Beef - $17.90

Vindaloo - Beef or Lamb
Hot and spicy sauce made with red chillies, cumin and tomato.
Lamb - $18.90 Beef - $17.90

Madras - Beef or Lamb
A spicy South Indian curry made with a mix of fennel, pepper and fenugreek seeds.
Lamb - $18.90 Beef - $17.90
 
 
 
Rogan Josh - Beef or Lamb
A classic North Indian curry cooked with ground spices and herbs. Garnished with coriander.
Lamb - $18.90 Beef - $17.90

Korma - Beef or Lamb
A creamy and mild, almond and cashew sauce.
Lamb - $18.90 Beef - $17.90

Kadhai - Beef or Lamb
Cooked in a traditional kadhai with capsicum, tomatoes, onions, garlic, fresh herbs & spices. Garnished with coriander.
Lamb - $18.90 Beef - $17.90
 
 
 
 
Goat Dishes
 
 
Tandoori Nights Special Goat Madras Curry
Served on the bone, marinated overnight and slow cooked, in a South Indian Curry, made with a mix of Tandoori Nights special spices.
$17.90
 
 
 
Tandoori Nights’ Special Goat Curry
Served on the bone, marinated overnight and slow cooked, in ginger, garlic and Tandoori Nights Special Spices and served garnished with coriander.
$17.90
 
 
 
 
Seafood Curries
 
 
Goan Fish Curry
Barramundi pieces in fragrant coconut, chilli and tamarind flavoured South Indian curry. Garnished with coriander.
$21.90

Kadhai - Fish or Prawn
Seafood (Barramundi or Tiger Prawns) cooked in an aromatic curry of capsicum and onions. Garnished with coriander.
$21.90
 
 
 
Prawn/fish Curry
A classic North Indian curry cooked in onion gravy and subtle blend of herbs. Garnished with coriander - (Barramundi or Tiger Prawns).
$21.90

Prawn / Fish Vindaloo Curry
Seafood (Barramundi or Tiger Prawns) in a hot and spicy sauce made with red chillies, cumin, vinegar and tomato.
$21.90
 
 
 
 
Madras - Fish or Prawn
A spicy South Indian curry made with a mix of fennel, pepper & fenugreek seeds. Garnished with coriander - (Barramundi or Tiger Prawns).
$21.90
 
VIVA VEGETARIAN
 
 
.Panir Butter Masala
Cottage cheese cubes in a rich tomato, almond & creamy ginger sauce.
$16.90

Palak Panir
Cottage cheese cubes in spinach & aromatic spices curry.
$16.90

Panir Kadhai
Cottage Cheese cooked in a traditional kadhai with capsicum, tomatoes, onions, garlic, fresh herbs & spices. Garnished with coriander.
$16.90

Malai Kofta
Vegetarian Curry, Kofta (donut balls) in a curry made from fenugreek leaves and special spices in a beautiful cashew nut lightly sweetened sauce
$16.90

Panir Muttar
Cottage cheese cooked with green peas in a rich onion & tomato sauce.
$16.90

Shahi Panir
Cottage cheese cubes cooked in a creamy cashew almond & onion sauce.
$16.90

Channa Masala
Chick-pea cooked with onion, tomato, and spices. garnished with fresh coriander.
$15.90

Subzi Malai Bahar
A medley of vegetables cooked in a rich creamy cashew sauce. Lightly sweetened dish.
$15.90

Mixed Vegetables
A medley of vegetables cooked in ginger, garlic, & onion sauce, garnished with fresh coriander.
$15.90

 
 
 
Bombay Aloo
Potato cubes pan-fried with ginger, garlic & spices with a tomato-onion sauce.
$15.90

Aloo Muttar
Potato & peas pan-fried with ginger, chillies, fresh coriander, spices & tomatoes.
$15.90

Aloo Saagwala
Potato cubes pan-fried with spinach & tomatoes, in a creamy onion sauce.
$15.90

Methi Mutter Malai
Fenugreek and peas cooked in a creamy onion sauce.
$15.90

Aloo Gobhi
Potato & cauliflower florets pan fried with ginger, chillies, fresh coriander, spices & tomatoes
$15.90

Dahl Makhni
Dahl cooked in a rich tomato, almond & creamy ginger sauce.
$13.90

Tadka Dahl
Traditional tempered dahl with garlic, chillies, onions, tomatoes, curry leaves & mustard seeds
$13.90

Dahl Palak
Dahl cooked with spinach & aromatic spices.
$13.90

Aloo Baingan
A rich and spicy. eggplant and potato curry with aromatic spices and curry leaves, onions and tomato.
$15.90
 
 
 
 
Salads
 
 
Chicken Tikka Salad
A green salad, tomatoes, onions, carrots with slices of succulent Chicken Tikka, and the Tandoori Nights’ lemon and vinegar special dressing.

Tandoori Prawn Salad
A green salad, tomatoes, onions, carrots with slices of succulent Tandoori Tiger Prawns, and the Tandoori Nights’ lemon and vinegar special dressing.
$11.90
 
 
 
.Green Salad
Lettuce, onion, cucumber, garden fresh salad with vinegar lemon dressing.
$4.90

Onion Salad
Onion with green chillis and a beautiful lemon dressing.
$3.90
 
 
 
 
Naan from the Tandoor
 
 
Plain Naan $4.00

Garlic Naan $5.00

Kheema Naan - Spicy lamb naan $5.00

Onion Naan $5.00

Potato Naan $5.00

Peshwari Naan - coconut and sultanas $5.00
 
 
 
Tasty Cheese Naan $5.00

Garlic & Cheese Naan $6.00

Punjabi Naan - spinach and tasty cheese $6.00

Chicken & Cheese Naan $6.00

Chicken Naan $5.00

Tandoori Roti - wholemeal tandoori bread $4.00
 
 
 
 
 
Mixed Vegetarian Naan Basket
4 Naan Breads (1 of each)
- Potato Naan
- Onion Naan
- Punjabi Naan
- Peshwari Naan
$16.90
 
 
 
Mixed Non-Vegetarian Naan Basket
4 Naan Breads
2 x Kheema Naan
1 x Chicken & Cheese Naan
1 x Chicken Naan
$16.90
 
 
 
 
Rice & Accompaniments
 
 
Cucumber & Yoghurt Raita $4.00
Mango Chutney $3.00
Mixed Pickle $3.00
Steamed Basmati Rice $2.00
Jeera Basmati Rice $3.00
Special Fried Rice $8.00
Coconut Rice $8.00
Banquets
Entrees
Onion Bhaji
Vegetable Pakoras
Chicken Tikka
 
 
 
Curries
Butter Chicken
Mixed Vegetable Curry
Beef or Lamb Khorma
Unlimited Rice

Unlimited plain naan
4 or more people
$30 per person

Entrees
Vegetable Samosas
Lamb Samosas
Tandoori Chicken
 
 
 
Curries
Butter Chicken
Mixed Vegetable Curry
Beef or Lamb Khorma
Seafood Curry
Chicken Tikka Salad
Unlimited Rice
Unlimited plain naan
PLUS a dessert of your choice
4 or more people
$40per person
 
 
 
 

Banquet - $30 Per Person

 
Desserts
 
Gulab Jamun $5.50
Served with vanilla ice cream

Mango Kulfi $5.50
Served with fresh cream

 

Stop by for dinner tonight to enjoy any of our Indian cuisine dining menus