HOME > Chowhound > Outer Boroughs >
What have you made lately? Get great advice

Real Tandor in Queens

MOREKASHA Jan 18, 2007 09:37 PM

A buddy of mine wants tandori in Queens. He needs to see the actual Tandor oven as he believes (maybe righfully so) that many plces do not use a tandor these days. I remember seeing some place in Jackson Heights w/the tandor in the window. Any ideas?


  1. welle Jan 19, 2007 02:27 PM

    Yes there's one on the main Indian drag 74th street, West side of it. Never eaten there - I've only seen them making bread in there - don't know if they use it for their meats. Roti Boti on Broadway also has a tandoor - you can see it behind the glass window of the kitchen. And they do fire up their half-cooked grilled meats in the tandoor. I think a lot of restaurants in Queens do use the tandoor oven - I've been taken back in a couple of restaurants to be shown the oven.

    1 Reply
    1. re: welle
      christocc Jan 19, 2007 06:38 PM

      They do use it for their meats as well as for the nan.

    Show Hidden Posts