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Vijay's Restaurant

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CUISINES
Indian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
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meals, features

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Menu

APPETIZERS & SOUPS​
0.75
Papadum
A crispy, spicy shell made from lentil flour
2.95
Onion Bhaaji
Freshly chopped onions batter in spices and deep fried
2.95
Samosa
Spiced ground beef and peas blanketed in crisp pastry
2.50
Vegetable Samosa
Potatoes, peas and spices blanketed in crisp pastry
8.25
Chicken Tikka
Boneless chicken pieces marinated for 24 hours and cooked to perfection
6.95
Vegetable Pakora
Potatoes,​ onions fried with special batter served with tamarind chutney
3.50
Lentil Soup
Yellow lentils, herbs and spices
3.95
Mullagatawny Soup
Athick spicy soup with red lentils, celery and carrots
Minimum 8.00 per person after 5:00 pm
MAIN COURSES​
15.95
Fish Badamee
Fish pieces cooked with creamy sauce garnished with almonds
15.95
Fish Masala
Fish cooked with onions, tomatoes and fresh coriander
17.95
Shrimp Korma
Shrimps cooked with creamy sauce and spices
17.95
Shrimp Madras
Shrimps cooked with coconut sauce and spices
17.95
Seafood Jalfrazie
Shrimps and scallops marinated with fresh spices and sautéed with tomatoes, onions and green peppers
17.95
House Specialty
Chicken tikka, lamb or beef bhoona, aloo gobi, raita, mango chutney, pulao rice and nan bread and papadum
12.95
Rogan Josh
Lamb or beef cooked in seasoned curry
13.50
Saag Gosht
Lamb or beef cooked with spinach and spices
13.50
Gosht Vindaloo
Lamb or beef cooked with potatoes and fresh spices
13.95
Bhoona Gosht
Cubes of lamb or beef cooked in spiced gravy with green peppers, onion and tomatoes
DINNER COMBO'S​
Dinner for (1)
17.50
Papadum
Vegetable Samosa
Chicken Curry
Aloo Gobi
Pulao Rice
Nan
Mango Chutney
Dessert
DESSERTS & BEVERAGES​
2.25
Ice Cream
3.25
Mango Ice Cream
3.50
Lassi
3.95
Mango Lassi
2.50
Indian Tea
3.25
Masala Chai
1.95
Tea or Coffee
1.95
Soft Drinks
2.95
Mango Juice
3.25
Rasmalai
LUNCHON SPECIALS​
Tuesday – Friday
7.50
Soup
Vegetable
Chicken Curry
Chicken cooked in curry
7.75
Soup
Vegetable
Chicken Korma
Chicken cooked with fresh spices, cream and nuts
7.75
Soup
Vegetable
Chicken Jalfrazi
Tender chicken pieces marinated with fresh spices and sautéed tomatoes, onions and green peppers
7.95
Soup
Vegetable
Butter Chicken
Chicken marinated in ginger, garlic, and yogurt, cooked with butter and cream
7.75
Soup
Vegetable
Lamb or Beef Curry
Lamb and beef cooked in seasoned curry
7.95
Soup
Vegetable
Lamb Spinach
Lamb or beef cooked with spinach and spices
7.95
Soup
Vegetable
Lamb or Beef Bhoona
Cubes of lamb or beef cooked in spiced gravy with green peppers, onion and tomatoes
7.95
Soup
Vegetable
Beef Vindaloo
Beef cooked with potatoes and fresh spices
7.50
Soup
Vegetable
Vegetarian Plate
Served with two vegetables
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

I love this place. Vijay's is the owner and it's always great to see him. I have been going here for Indian for over 30 years. Great redesign after the place was damaged by fire about 10 years ago. Nice small pub style bar to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Explore730564
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We are in Waterloo visiting my daughter at university. We ordered a dinner for 4. We ended up with 10 dishes brought to our door. They did a great job. We generally do not eat Indian food, but this meal offered something for everyone in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ron L
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Hands down, the best Indian food I’ve had in the tri-cites. My husband and I decided to be adventurous and try somewhere new, and we were so glad that Vijay’s was where we ended up. I could go back and just eat samosas and onion...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank TamaraOlivia
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I frequent this establishment regularly.. Why? The food is great! The service is warm and friendly (thanks to Willow) and the meal is very reasonable. Love the Butter Chicken (Hot!).

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Dave R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We went there for lunch to have a fresh hot indian cuisine. We ordered vegetarian thalis. Aloo Gobhi was overcooked. Chana was under-cooked with no flavours and hardly any gravy to go with rice. Raita was sour. And to top it all, the breads were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GoEatLove
Reviewed 7 May 2018

They're tops in the K-W area for a reason. Fantastic food and service, full stop. Be sure to check out their biryani rice dish. Delish!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Caz T
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Ordered Vegetable Biriyani for take away. They gave me some sort of pulao. There was no biriyani at all. All it has inside was raisins, raisins and more raisins. We ordered medium spice but what we got was some sweet made of raisins. I did...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sriram S
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Brought my daughter here for lunch today. We both enjoy Indian food and found it to be satisfactory. Decor and ambiance need a little work. Server was fantastic. Very knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. My daughter had a vegetable Samosa and a vegetarian plate and I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank RodBenoit
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I love curry! I’ve tried probably all the Indian restaurants in this area and I can say that Vijay’s is the best. The restaurant is cosy and intimate yet great for a group of friends. The food terrific. I’d give it 6 stars if I...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank cokie2017
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant had very good ambience. Prices were reasonable. Service was fine too. Choices on menu were as good as most Indian restaurants. So had high expectations when the order was placed. Unfortunately, all those positives were trumped by the extreme poor quality of the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank PrasadSam
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