South Asian Flavor Guide in Sugar Land

Let Sugar Land introduce your taste buds to the spicy and rich flavors of South Asian cuisine. Discover a multitude of great restaurants that can instantly make you feel like you’ve traveled across the globe to the most exotic places. Keep reading for a guide to some of our favorite South Asian restaurants in the “Sweetest City in Texas!”

Chicken biryani at Bombay to Beijing
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Bombay to Beijing
14025 Southwest Fwy., #501
Sugar Land, TX 77478


Travel the Silk Road at Bombay to Beijing where you can find authentic Indian Cuisine influenced by the Mughlai taste and authentic Indian Chinese Cuisine from Bombay. We recommend trying their amazingly flavorful chicken biryani dish!

Cheese Masala Tostey at Nirmanz Food Boutique
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Nirmanz Food Boutique
16338 Kensington Dr., #160
Sugar Land, TX 77479


Stop by Nirmanz Food Boutique for all your favorite Indian dishes with a twist. The brick interior design and colorful Bollywood movie posters decorating the space give you an intimate dining experience. With a variety of menu items ranging from their pani puri shots and vegetarian Punjabi thali to drinks like their sweet mango lassi. Nirmanz will give you just the right amount of spice your palette is yearning for and if you’re feeling adventurous, but you love sandwiches, we recommend you try the Cheese Masala Tostey – a delectable grilled and chopped vegetable sandwich with cheese cilantro chutney and garnished with cheese. We can almost guarantee these dishes will leave you craving more South Asian flavors.

Rice Pullay at Udipi Cafe
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Udipi Cafe
3551 Hwy. 6
Sugar Land, TX 77478


For those who want to experience all the flavors of South Asia while keeping it vegetarian, Udipi Café is the place for you! Indulge in a menu of traditional Indian dishes that are conveniently and completely up your diet alley. Their menu consists of everything from their famous curries all the way to their famous dosas. As your ordering away make sure to include their delicious rice pilaf into your selections.

Chicken Tikka at Hyderabad Biryani Hut
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Hyderabad Biryani Hut
16100 Kensington Dr., #400
Sugar Land, TX 77479


While their name and specialty may point you towards their biryani, their Chicken Tikka is something you don’t want to miss. Their classic chicken kebabs are marinated with freshly ground spices, cooked in tandoor, and served over crisp, fresh vegetables. You can also try an assortment of what they have to offer at their buffet if you don’t want to go a la carte.

Madras Pavilion
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Madras Pavilion
16260 Kensington Dr.
Sugar Land, TX 77479


Dive into the flavors of India at Madras Pavilion with aromatic herbs and spices that’ll keep you begging for more. Try their tender, melt-in-your-mouth butter chicken or succulent curry goat for a dining experience you’ll want to rave about.

Mutton Bhuna Ghosh at Mai Colachi BBQ & Grill
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Mai Colachi BBQ & Grill
15425 Southwest Fwy.
Sugar Land, TX 77478


The last stop of our Sugar Land South Asian tour is Mai Colachi BBQ & Grill. Mai Colachi celebrates the eclectic, inspirational culture of South Asia’s Mughal Dynasty with the unique traditions of Karachi. Their colorful variety of spices marry with a variety of herbs, meats, seafood, and biryanis – all of which come together on sizzling grills and aromatic ovens. And you don’t want to leave without trying their Mutton Bhuna Ghosh!

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