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silverlake/echo park indian food please??

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debershell Aug 2, 2008 06:38 PM

electric lotus is gross and tantra's just silly(in my opinion) - what i really want is good cheap indian food close to home. does it exist? anybody?

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  1. DanaB RE: debershell Aug 2, 2008 06:52 PM

    Agra, in the mini-mall at Fountain and Sunset (the same one where Saito and Nad Pob are), used to be quite good, although I think it has slipped a little in quality in the past year or so. It's definitely cheaper than Electric Lotus/Tantra, and more authentic as well.

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    Agra Cafe
    4325 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90029

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      ronsilverado RE: debershell Aug 2, 2008 09:14 PM

      Makkah Halah in koreatown gets written up a lot. they will deliver to silver lake.

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      Makkah Halal Tandoori
      401 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90020

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        silverlakebodhisattva RE: ronsilverado Aug 2, 2008 10:40 PM

        I'd also second the Makkah rec...

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        silverlakebodhisattva RE: debershell Aug 2, 2008 10:39 PM

        For South Indian vegetarian, India's Sweets/Spices, just over the river in Atwater, is certainly inexpensive, and can be tasty if you know what to get and when; Paru's just west of Vermont on Sunset is OK too. Then there's the lunch buffet at Gil's downtown...

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