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Benares

Benares

45 Murray St, New York, NY 10007
210-791-7038

Open until 10:15 PM

Full Hours

$2.50 Delivery (20 - 35 min)

  • 5% OFF online
pizza-specials
Pizza Specials

Naan Pizza

Are available only on Weekends

$12.00

Naan Pizza

Chicken Tikka Masala Naan Pizza

Are available only on Weekends

$15.00


Paneer Tikka Naan Pizza (Veggie)

Are available only on Weekends

$15.00

vegetarian-appetizers
Vegetarian Appetizers

Khasta Gobhi

Lightly battered crisp cauliflower with garlic and crushed pepper in a tangy sauce.

$10.00

Khasta Gobhi

Samosa

Triangular turnovers filled with potatoes and green peas, hint of mango powder, flavored with ginger and cumin. Served with mint and tamarind chutney.

$9.00


Bhel Puri

Puffed rice crisps with chopped onions, potatoes, avocado, and corn kernels, tossed with cilantro & tamarind chutneys.

$9.00

nonvegetarian-appetizers
Non-Vegetarian Appetizers

Aachari Chicken Tikka

$17.00


Jumbo Chicken Samosa (2pc)

$12.00


Konkani Shrimp

Shrimps tossed in a spicy tomato sauce, flavored with cumin, cinnamon, and black pepper.

$18.00


Tawa Scallops

Pan-cooked scallops with cilantro, green chili, ginger, mango, and tomato relish.

$21.00

Tawa Scallops

Crab Chettinadu

Lump crab meat seasoned with garlic, ginger, roasted coconut, and spices.

$24.00


Fish Amritsari

(Fish Pakora) Fish marinated in ginger, garlic, garam masala, yogurt and coated with gram flour.

$16.00


Lamb Kebab

(Seekh Kebab) Ground lamb rubbed with ginger, garlic, and chili-infused with poppy seeds and nutmeg.

$16.00


Chicken 65

$16.00

vegetarian-dishes
Vegetarian Dishes

Banarsi Dum Aloo

Potato whole simmered in flavorful hing gravy.

$17.00


Gobhi Jaipuri

Potato and cauliflower cooked in slow fire with cumin, coriander, and chili flakes.

$17.00


Baingan Mirch Ka Salan

Baby eggplant simmered in coconut, peanut and curry leaves flavored gravy, topped with stuffed peppers.

$17.00


Saag Paneer

Fresh spinach cooked with cottage cheese, tempered with cumin, ginger, and garlic.

$17.00


Malai Kofta

Vegetable and cheese dumplings cooked in cashew and tomato gravy.

$17.00


Dal Makhani

Black lentils cooked in a slow fire overnight finished with butter and tomato gravy.

$17.00


Paneer Tikka Masala

Fresh cottage cheese cooked in creamy tomato sauce.

$17.00


Baingan Bharta

Eggplant roasted on fire-cooked with onion and peas.

$17.00


Chana Saag

Puree of spinach cooked with chickpeas.

$17.00


Soy Tikka Masala

Grilled soy simmered in fenugreek flavored plum tomato sauce.

$18.00

chicken-entrees
Chicken Entrees

Butter Chicken

$21.00

Butter Chicken

Chicken Tikka Masala

Grilled boneless chicken simmered in fenugreek flavored plum tomato sauce.

$21.00

Chicken Tikka Masala

Murgh Khubani

Grilled chicken tikka with white meat, served on top of spiced apricot sauce.

$23.00


Andhra Chicken Curry

Chicken pieces slow-cooked in coconut, ginger, and garlic sauce.

$21.00


Chicken Shahi Korma

Chicken grilled in rich cashew nut and almond cream sauce.

$22.00


Chicken Vindaloo (Spicy)

Cooked with vinegar, hot chilies, and spices.

$21.00


Chili Chicken

Indo-Chinese inspired chicken fried to perfection and tossed with bell peppers, onions, chilies, garlic, and ginger.

$21.00


Chicken Saag

Chicken sauteed with fresh spinach enhanced with spices.

$21.00

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Goat & Lamb Entrees

Rogan Josh

Includes succulent pieces of lamb in cardamom aniseed and paprika flavored sauce.

$22.00


Lamb Vindaloo

Lamb preparation from Goa cooked with vinegar, hot chilies, and spices.

$22.00


Laal Maans

Cubes of lamb cooked in slow fire with yogurt, chili, turmeric, onion, ginger, garlic, and cardamom.

$24.00


Keema Mutter

Minced lamb and green peas cooked with fresh ground spices.

$22.00


Lamb Korma

Tender pieces of lamb cooked in rich cashew nut and almond cream sauce.

$22.00


Lamb Saag

Tender pieces of lamb sauteed with fresh spinach enhanced with spices.

$22.00


Punjabi Goat Curry

North Indian goat delicacy with onion and tomato gravy.

$23.00


Kadhai Goat

Succulent pieces of goat cooked with fresh tomatoes, onions, ginger, and garlic garnished with fresh cilantro and ginger.

$23.00

seafood-entrees
Seafood Entrees

Cheema Thenga

Marinated jumbo prawns grilled and simmered in coconut milk curry.

$29.00


Kalonji Maach

Onion seed flavored tilefish curry with eggplant, okra, and potatoes.

$25.00


Til Wali Machhi

Ahi tuna rubbed with ground spices and sesame seeds with wild rice.

$25.00


Kekada Kari

Traditional nadan Kerala style jumbo lump crab curry, simmered in mustard, curry leaves, and kokum.

$28.00


Beguni Maach

Sea bass marinated in ginger, garlic, jalapenos, sun-dried tomatoes, and garam masala oven-baked.

$26.00


Goan Salmon Curry

Fresh salmon cooked in coconut and cream sauce.

$24.00


Goan Shrimp Curry

Shrimps cooked with sauteed onion, lime juice, spices, and fresh coconut milk.

$24.00

vegan-dishes
Vegan Dishes

Saag Only

Homestyle spinach cooked with spices. Vegan.

$17.00


Mixed Vegetables

Fresh vegetables cooked in onion and tomato sauce. Vegan.

$17.00


Bhindi

$17.00


Aloo Gobi

Potato and cauliflower cooked in cumin and spices. Vegan.

$17.00


Yellow Dal

Yellow lentils cooked to perfection on slow fire finished with tempered herbs and spices. Vegan.

$17.00


Maah Ki Dal

Black lentils cooked in a slow fire overnight finished with tomato gravy. Vegan.

$17.00


Peshawari Chole

Chickpeas cooked in roasted herbs and spices with fresh tomato and onion sauce. Vegan.

$17.00


Aloo Baingan

Eggplant curry with potatoes. Vegan.

$17.00


Jeera Aloo

Potatoes spiced with cumin. Vegan.

$17.00

Jeera Aloo
tandoori-main-course
Tandoori Main Course

Aamiya Jhinga

Jumbo prawns marinated in mango, chili, rice vinegar, ginger, and molasses, cooked in tandoor.

$27.00

Aamiya Jhinga

Tandoori Chicken

Chicken marinated in yogurt, spices, and lemon juice, cooked in tandoor.

$20.00


Tandoori Hen

Whole Cornish hen marinated in lime, ginger, garlic, cumin, garam masala, and cooked in tandoor.

$23.00


Lucknowi Murgh

Chicken breast marinated in yogurt with saffron and cardamom flavor, cooked in clay oven.

$28.00


Salmon Tikka

Salmon fish cubes, marinated in tandoori masala, cooked in tandoor.

$26.00


Lamb Chops

Juicy lamb chops from ribs, marinated to perfection, cooked in clay oven.

$31.00


Mix Grill

Assorted tandoori special.

$32.00

biryanis
Biryanis

Vegetable Biryani

Layered of basmati rice casserole, flavored with spices, saffron, and rose water.

$18.00


Chicken Biryani

Layered of basmati rice casserole, flavored with spices, saffron, and rose water.

$20.00


Lamb Biryani

Layered of basmati rice casserole, flavored with spices, saffron, and rose water.

$22.00


Goat Biryani

Layered of basmati rice casserole, flavored with spices, saffron, and rose water.

$23.00


Shrimp Biryani

Layered of basmati rice casserole, flavored with spices, saffron, and rose water.

$24.00

breads
Breads

Bullet Naan

Spicy green chilli

$6.00


Naan

Spicy green chilli

$3.00


Roti

$3.00


Mint Paratha

$4.00


Poori

$5.00


Garlic Naan

$4.00

Garlic Naan

Rosemary Naan

$5.00


Chicken Tikka & Cheese Kulcha

$6.00

rice
Rice

Peas Pulao

Saffron basmati rice with peas.

$3.00


Kashmiri Pulao

Saffron basmati rice with fruits and nuts.

$8.00

Kashmiri Pulao

Jeera Rice

Basmati rice tempered with cumin.

$7.00


Banarsi Rice

Lemon-flavored basmati rice.

$7.00

salads
Salads

Tandoori Chicken Tikka Salad

$18.00


Tandoori Paneer Tikka Salad

$18.00


Harabhara Salad

Lettuce, diced cucumber, red radish, carrots, cherry tomatoes, and guacamole with chef's special dressing.

$8.00

indian-street-foods
Indian Street Foods

Chicken 65

$15.00


Chicken Kati Roll

$12.95


Gobi Manchurian

$12.00


Lamb Kati Roll

$12.95


Paneer Kati Roll

$11.00


Samosa Chaat

$11.00

soups
Soups

Kashmiri Soup

Roasted turnip, beetroot, and pigeon peas flavored with fennel, cumin, ginger, and garlic.

$8.00


Kozhi Rasam Soup

Chicken soup flavored with fennel, black peppers, coconut, and tomatoes.

$8.00


Thukpa Soup

Spicy Tibetan noodle soup with cauliflower, french beans, tomato, and chili, served with lamb.

$8.00

sides
Sides

Tomato Chutney

$4.00


Eggplant & Garlic Chutney

$4.00


Mango Chutney

$4.00


Boondi Raita

$5.00


Cucumber Raita

$5.00


Papadum

$3.00

desserts
Desserts

Pistachio Kulfi

Pistachio flavored Indian rice cream with biscotti and berries.

$7.00


Atom Bomb

Chocolate lava served with rose petal ice cream.

$9.00

Atom Bomb

Gulab Jamun

Condensed milk roundels, soaked in sugar syrup.

$7.00


Rasmalai

Cottage cheese dumpling.

$7.00


Kheer Anarkali

Pomegranate flavored rice pudding cooked on slow fire with milk and reduced.

$7.00

beverages
Beverages

Soda

$3.00


Iced Tea

$3.00


Fresh Lemonade

$5.00


Magno Lassi

Mango smoothie.

$6.00

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