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Namaste Cuisine of India and Nepal was started since august 2008. It is the first Indian and Nepalese Restaurant in the beautiful city of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, USA.

It is great place to relax and enjoy delicious and the most tasty food. A lunch buffet is only $8.95 all you can eat. Open 7 days a week. Lunch buffet 11:30 am to 2:30 pm, Fine dining 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Try the famous tandoori chicken....

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APPETIZERS

Vegetable Samosa (2)
Crisp patties stuffed with spiced potatoes and green peas
$ 2.95
Keema Samosa (2)
Crisp patties stuffed with ground lamb and green peas
$ 3.95
Vegetable Pakora (6)
Cauliflower, spinach and potatoes wrapped in garbanzo beans batter and deep fried
$ 2.95
Spinach Pakora
Fresh spinach wrapped in garbanzo bean batter and deep-fried
$ 2.95
Tandoori Chicken Wings
Chicken wings marinated and cooked over mesquite in the tandoor oven
$ 5.95
Paneer Pakora (4)
Slices of homemade cheese stuffed with mint and spices, wrapped in garbanzo bean batter and deep-fried
$ 4.95
Chicken Pakora
Skirt of chicken breast dipped in garbanzo batter, and deep-fried.
$ 4.95

SOUPS AND SALADS

Dal (lentil) soup $ 2.00
Chicken soup $ 2.50
House salad (Mixed green salad with cucumber and tomatoes). $ 3.00
Namaste Salad (Marinated breast of chicken served over crisp greens) $ 6.95

CHICKEN SPECIALITIES

All full order Items comes with the Nan.
(Half)(Full)
Chicken Tikka Masala
Boneless chicken baked in the tandoor with creamy tomato sauce and exotic herbs and spices
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Chicken Curry
Chicken cooked in traditional onion gravy curry sauce
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Chicken Vindaloo
Chicken cooked in hot spicy sauce with potatoes and a splash of vinegar
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Chicken Saagwala
Chicken cooked with spinach and herb with a touch of cream
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Karahi Chicken
Tender strips of chicken stir-fried with bell peppers, onions, tomatoes and spices
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Chicken Makhani
Boneless dark meat cooked with tomato sauce and touch of cream
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Chicken Korma
Mildly spiced chicken cooked in a creamy onion sauce with cashew, almond, and raisin
$ 06.95$ 11.95
Green Chili Chicken Curry
Chicken Curry New Mexico Green Chili.
$ 06.95$ 11.95

NAMASTE SPECIAL COMBINATION PLATTER

(Comes with choice of dal soup or chicken soup and rice and plain naan or garlic naan)
Lamb Chicken Dinner
Tandoori chicken, Lamb Tikka, Mushroom mattar makhani, Kheer (dessert)
$ 18.95
Chicken Tikka Dinner
Chicken tikka, Mixed vegetables, Saag paneer, Gulab Jamun (dessert)
$ 17.95
Fish Shrimp Dinner
Fish, Shrimp, Saag paneer, Kheer (dessert)
$ 19.95
Vegetable Dinner
Saag Paneer, Nauratan korma, Dal makhani, Gajar ka halwa (dessert)
$ 16.95
Non-veggie Table Dinner
Chicken tikka masala, Shrimp saag, Lamb curry, Mango custard (dessert)
$ 19.95

SEAFOOD SPECIALITIES

All full order items comes with the rice.
(Half)(Full)
Shrimp curry
Cooked with traditional Indian curry sauce
$ 08.95$ 13.95
Shrimp Vindaloo
Cooked in hot spicy sauce with potatoes and splash of vinegar
$ 08.95$ 13.95
Shrimp Tikka Masala
Tandoori shrimp in a creamy tomato sauce
$ 08.95$ 14.95
Fish Curry
Cooked with traditional Indian curry sauce
$ 08.95$ 14.95
Fish Vindaloo
Cooked in hot spicy sauce with potatoes and splash of vinegar
$ 08.95$ 14.95
Fish Tikka Masala
fish in a creamy tomato sauce
$ 08.95$ 14.95
Shrimp Saag
Shrimp cooked with spinach and touch of cream
$ 08.95$ 14.95
Karahi Shrimp
Shrimp stir-fried with bell peepers, onion and tomatoes
$ 08.95$ 13.95

LAMB/GOAT SPECIALITIES

All full order items come with the Nan.

(Half)(Full)
Lamb/Goat Curry
Cubes of Lamb/Goat cooked with traditional onion curry sauce
$ 08.95$ 12.95
Lamb/Goat Vindaloo
Cubes of Lamb/Goat cooked in hot spicy sauce with potatoes and splash of vinegar
$ 08.95$ 14.95
Lamb Saag
Lamb cooked with spinach and touch of cream
$ 08.95$ 12.95
Lamb Tikka Masala
Tandoori cubes of lamb cooked with tomato and cream sauce
$ 08.95$ 13.95
Keema Mattar
Ground Lamb sautéed with green peas and touch of onion curry sauce
$ 08.95$ 12.95
Lamb Korma
Mildly spiced lamb cooked in a creamy sauce with cashew, almond, and raisin
$ 08.95$ 12.95
Lamb/Goat Daal
Deliciously spiced lamb/goat cooked in creamed lentil
$ 08.95$ 12.95
Lamb/Beef Kofta
Lamb/Beef meatballs cooked in a creamy sauce
$ 08.95$ 13.95
Karahi Lamb
Lamb stir-fried with bell peppers, onions, tomatoes and spices
$ 08.95$ 13.95
Mint Lamb
Boneless lamb sauteed in homemade mint sauce
$ 08.95$ 13.95

RICE AND BIRYANIES

Saffron flavored rice mixed with stir-fried vegetable, chicken, lamb, shrimp and nuts
(Half)(Full)
Peas Pallao (Saffron flavored Basmati rice with green peas) $ N/A$ 2.75
Vegetable Biryani$ 06.95$ 09.95
Chicken Biryani $ 07.95$ 10.95
Lamb Biryani $ 08.95$ 13.95
Shrimp Biryani$ 08.95$ 13.95
Goat Biryani$ 08.95$ 14.95

VEGETABLES

All full order items comes with the Nan.

(Half)(Full)
Nauratan Korma
Fresh mix vegetables cooked in onion creamy sauce with cashews, almonds.
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Saag Paneer
Creamy spinach sautéed with exotic spices and homemade cheese
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Saag Aloo
Creamy spinach cooked with potatoes and spices
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Saag Channa
Garbanzo beans cooked with creamy spinach and spices
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Baingan Bartha
Eggplant baked in the tandoor and sauteed with onions, green peas and spices
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Daal Makhani
Lentils spiced delicately and creamed
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Channa Masala
Garbanzo beans cooked with onion, ginger and garlic
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Aloo Mattar
Potatoes and green peas in gravy
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Mattar Paneer
Green peas and homemade cheese in gravy and touch of cream
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Mixed Vegetables
Fresh vegetable sautéed in tomato and onion sauce
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Aloo Gobi
Fresh cauliflower and potatoes sautéed with spices
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Malai Kofta
Homemade cheese and vegetable balls in aromatic creamy sauce
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Mushroom Mattar Makhani
Mushrooms and green peas cooked in fresh tomato sauce and cream
$ 05.95$ 9.95
Daal Tarka
Yellow lentil spiced with garlic, onion, and cumin seed
$ 05.95$ 8.95
Bhindi Masala
Okra fried with onion and tomatoes
$ 05.95$ 8.95

TANDOORI SPECIALITIES

The tandoori is tall cylindrical clay oven fried by charcoal where the temperature at the bottom is maintained at 800 degrees Fahrenheit. Comes with the rice.
Tandoori Chicken
Chicken marinated and broiled over mesquite in the tandoor oven.
$ 12.95
Chicken Tikka Kabab
Delicately spiced boneless chicken breast prepared in the tandoor oven
$ 12.95
Reshmi Chicken
Boneless chicken breast marinated in yogurt and cream then cooked in the tandoor oven
$ 12.95
Seekh Kabab
Spiced ground lamb molded on skewers and broiled in the tandoor oven.
$ 12.95
Lamb Tikka Kabab
Lamb marinated in herbs and spices, baked in the tandoor oven.
$ 14.95
Lamb Chops
Marinated with yogurt, herbs and spices then cooked in the tandoor oven
$ 18.95
Shrimp Tandoori
Succulent marinated shrimp cooked in the tandoor oven.
$ 18.95
Fish Tandoori
Fish marinated in yogurt and cooked in the tandoor oven
$ 18.95
Rack of Lamb
Marinated in special herbs and spices and baked in the tandoor oven
$ 21.95
Mix Grill Tandoori
Combination of chicken, lamb, fish and shrimp cooked in the tandoor oven
$ 20.95

NEPALI CORNER

Vegetable Momo
Mixed vegetables mildly spiced and stuffed in a dumpling wrapper
$ 7.95
Vegetable Chow Chow (noodle)
Stir-fried mixed vegetables spiced with herbs and spices then mixed with wheat noodles
$ 8.95
Chicken Momo
Ground chicken spiced with herbs and spices and stuffed in a dumpling wrapper
$ 8.95
Chicken Chow Chow (noodle)
Stir-fried chicken spiced with herbs and spices then mixed with wheat noodles
$ 9.95
Lamb Momo
Ground lamb with spices then stuffed in a dumpling wrapper
$ 10.95
Chilly Chicken, Comes with the Nan.
Boneless chicken pieces lightly battered then sauteed with onion, bell pepper and spices
$ 11.95

SIDEORDERS

Raita
Yogurt with cucumber and carrot
$ 2.00
Mango Chutney
Mango boiled in sugar and honey syrup
$ 2.00
Mix Pickles
Lemons, mangoes, lotus root, ginger. Hot and spicy
$ 2.00
Papadum (2)
Crispy crackers made with lentil flour
$ 1.00
Naan
Freshly baked white flour bread
$ 1.75
Garlic Naan
Freshly baked white flour bread garnished with garlic
$ 1.95
Onion Kulcha
Freshly baked white flour bread stuffed with onion
$ 1.95
Keema Naan
Freshly baked white flour bread stuffed with ground lamb
$ 3.95
Kashmiri Naan
Freshly baked white flour bread stuffed with cashews, pistachios, raisins and cherries
$ 3.95
Tandoori Roti
Freshly baked traditional whole wheat bread
$ 1.75
Paratha
Buttered, layered and freshly baked whole wheat bread
$ 2.50
Aloo Paratha
Freshly baked whole wheat bread stuffed with potatoes and spices
$ 2.95
Spinach Paratha
Freshly baked whole wheat bread stuffed with spinach and herbs
$ 2.95
Poori (two)
Whole wheat bread deep-fried
$ 2.95
Cheese Naan
White flour bread stuffed with cheese
$ 2.95
Peas Pallao
Saffron flavored Basmati rice with green peas
$ 2.75

BEVERAGES

Ice Tea $ 1.50
Coffee$ 1.50
Masala Tea
Darjeeling tea brewed with cardamom, cloves, cinnamon sticks and milk (not decaf)
$ 2.00
Lassi
A homemade yogurt drink served salted sweet or with mango pulp
$ 2.95
Soft Drinks (Pepsi Products)$ 1.50

DESSERTS

Mango Custard
A delicious combination of mango pulp, sugar, and milk
$ 2.95
Kheer (Rice Pudding)
Basmati rice boiled with milk
$ 2.95
Gulab Jamun
Milk balls dipped in sugar and honey syrup
$ 2.95
Rasmalai
Creamed cheese patties in a sweet thickened milk sauce
$ 2.95
Kulfi
Homemade pistachio ice cream
$ 2.95
Mango Malwa
Vanilla ice-cream topped with mango pulp, whipping cream and cherry
$ 2.95
Gajar ka Halwa
Indian style carrot cake with cashew
$ 2.95