Laliguras Indian & Nepali Bistro

  • Full Menu
    11:30am to 2:30pm , 5:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Dinner Menu
    5:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Lunch Menu
    11:30am to 2:30pm

Popular Dishes

Pokoras
Combination of vegetable fritters in chickpea batter
$5.00
Chicken Tikka
$7.00
Aloo Gobi Masala
Cauliflower sautéed with ginger, garlic and tomato in cumin based spice
$11.00
Masala Dal
Slightly spiced yellow lentils tempered with cumin seeds, whole red chilies, ginger and garlic
$11.00
Palak Makai
Mildly seasoned creamy spinach and corn
$11.00
Traditional Naan (White Flour)
$3.00
Garlic Naan
$3.00
Lali Guras Special Pillau
$3.50
Chicken Tikka Masala
Tandoori chicken tikka cooked in a specially slow cooked masala sauce with tomato and onion
$14.00

Appetizers

Pokoras
Combination of vegetable fritters in chickpea batter
$5.00
Chicken Tikka
$7.00
Samosa
Indians’ most popular snack, pastry with stuffing of lightly spiced potatoes and peas
$5.00
Pani Puri
India’s most popular street food… puffed wheat crisps crackers filled with spiced potatoes, chickpea
$5.00
Bhel Puri
Puffed rice, chopped onion, green chilies, tomatoes with tamarind
$5.00
Calamari Masala
Pan sautéed calamari with curry leaves, coconut milk, and fresh tomatoes
$7.00
Vegetable Momo
Dumplings made with white flour wanton wrap in Nepalese spices and served with tomato and sesame s...
$7.00
Chicken Momo
Dumplings stuffed with chicken
$8.00
Nepali Khaja Set
A selection of very popular snacks from the streets of Kathmandu Valley (includes Chicken Choaila...
$9.00
Paneer Tikka
$7.00
Malai Kabab
$7.00
Lamb Seekh Kabab
$7.00
Aloo Tikki
$5.00
Samosa Chat
$5.00
Papri Chat
$5.00
Dahi Puri Chat
$5.00
Lamb Sukuti Sadeko
Crispy roasted lamb with ginger, garlic, scallions, and mustard oil
$7.00
Chicken Choila
Popular “Newari” recipe grilled cubes of chicken, garlic, roasted tomatoes, and cumin
$7.00
Lamb Sekuwa
Chunks of lamb roasted in traditional Nepalese style
$7.00
Sadehko Jhingae Machha
Shrimps marinated in Nepalese herbs and spices and served as salad
$9.00
Tareko Machha
Pan-fried fish with mustard base
$8.00

Veggies & Vegans

Aloo Gobi Masala
Cauliflower sautéed with ginger, garlic and tomato in cumin based spice
$11.00
Masala Dal
Slightly spiced yellow lentils tempered with cumin seeds, whole red chilies, ginger and garlic
$11.00
Palak Makai
Mildly seasoned creamy spinach and corn
$11.00
Chana Masala
Traditional North Indian style chickpea curry
$11.00
Bagain Bharta
Smoked eggplant with ginger, garlic, and tomato
$11.00
Rayo ko Sag
Most popular Nepalese house hold vegetarian selection. Sautéed mustard greens
$11.00
Aloo Methi
Pan sautéed potatoes with fresh fenugreek greens from foothills of Nepal
$11.00
Aloo Boodi Tama
Tangy and spicy Nepalese curry of black-eyed peas, potatoes and baby bamboo sooth
$11.00
Bhuna Bhindi
Okra and onions with cumin seeds, turmeric, ginger, and dry mango powder
$11.00
Mattar Mushroom
Medium spicy green peas and mushroom curry
$11.00
Vegetable Curry
Assorted mixed vegetables in tomato based sauce
$11.00
Malai Kofta
Vegetable dumplings filled with paneer, potato, and raisins cooked in a velvety sauce
$11.00
Vegetable Korma
Assorted mixed vegetables in traditional mild Mughali style with almond base sauce
$11.00
Dal Makhani
Black lentils and red kidney beans in cream and butter sauce
$11.00
Sag Paneer
Creamy spinach and cottage cheese
$12.00
Paneer Makhani
Paneer cooked in tomato sauce with butter
$12.00
Paneer Tikka Masala
Paneer cooked in masala sauce with tomato and onion
$12.00
Matter Paneer
Medium spicy paneer and green peas curry
$12.00
Paneer Papeer Masala
Paneer sautéed with onion, tomatoes, and peppers
$12.00
Paneer Korma
Mild Mughali Paneer curry in yogurt, cream, and almond base sauce
$12.00

Tandoori Meat & Seafood

Traditional Naan (White Flour)
$3.00
Garlic Naan
$3.00
Tandoori Prawns
Prawns marinated in ginger, garlic, yogurt and homemade tandoori masala
$17.00
Tandoori Salmon
Salmon fillet marinated in mild tandoori masala with cream cheese and grilled
$16.00
Tandoori Lamb Chops
Lamb chops marinated with ginger, garlic, papaya
$16.00
Seekh Kabab (Lamb)
Ground lamb marinade with ginger, garlic, fresh mint, jalapeño
$14.00
Tandoori Chicken
Half chicken marinated with yogurt, ginger, garlic and traditional tandoori masala
$13.00
Murgh Malai Kabab
White meat chicken cubes marinated in mild tandoori masala with cream cheese
$13.00
Traditional Chicken Tikka
Marinated with yogurt, ginger, garlic and tandoori masala
$13.00
Hariyali Chicken Tikka
Marinated with freshly grounded cilantro, mint, green chilies
$14.00
Paneer Tikka
Marinated with yogurt, ginger, garlic and homemade tandoori masala
$13.00
Paneer Malai Kabab
Paneer cubes marinated in mild tandoori masala with cream cheese
$13.00
Laliguras Chicken Tikka Sampler
$15.00
Laliguras Special Tandoori Chicken
Boneless half chicken (white meat) marinated in chef’s special recipe with Nepalese flavor
$15.00
Roti (Whole Wheat)
$3.00
Traditional Butter Naan
$3.00
Laccha Parantha
$3.00
Pudina (Mint) Parantha
$3.00
Sesame Seed Naan
$3.50
Onion Kulcha
$3.50
Peswari Naan
$3.50
Keema Naan
$3.50
Aloo Paratha
$3.50
Sesame & Garlic Naan
$3.50

Biryani Specials

One of the most famous dishes in the kitchen of the Mughal emperors and is known for its unique aroma, flavor and spices.”Biryani” is a rice based dish were basmati rice and meats or vegetable are cooked in a slow heat with special biryani species.
Lali Guras Special Pillau
$3.50
Lamb Biryani Special
$15.00
Goat (Goat with Bone) Biryani Special
$16.00
Chicken Biryani Special
$14.00
Vegetable Biryani Special
$13.00
Shrimp Biryani Special
$16.00
Brown Basmati Rice
$3.50
Steamed White Rice
$2.00
Side Order – Dal Makhani
$5.50
Side Order – Palak Makai
$5.50
Side Order – Chana Masala
$5.50
Raita – Mix Vegetable
$3.00
Mango Chutney
$2.00
Aloo Ko Achar (Nepalese)
$4.00
Masala Papad
$2.00
Roasted Papad
$2.00
Onion Salad
$2.00

Drinks

Mango Lassi
$5.00
Fresh Fruit Lassi
$5.00
Sweet Lassi
$5.00
Salted Lassi
$5.00
Homemade Iced Tea
$3.00
Pomegranate Iced Tea
$4.00
Mango Juice
$4.00
Pineapple Juice
$4.00
Cranbery Juice
$4.00
Fruit Punch
$4.00
Coke
$2.00
Sprite
$2.00
Ginger-Ale
$2.00
Lemonade
$3.00
Ginger Beer
$3.00
Masala Tea
$3.00
Green Tea
$3.00
Lemon Ginger Tea
$3.00
Jasmine Tea
$3.00
Regular Coffee
$3.00
Decaf Coffee
$3.00

Desserts

Gulab Jamun
$4.00
Rasmalai
$4.00
Rice Kheer
$4.00

Popular Dishes

Pokoras
Combination of vegetable fritters in chickpea batter
$5.00
Chicken Tikka
$7.00
Aloo Gobi Masala
Cauliflower sautéed with ginger, garlic and tomato in cumin based spice
$11.00
Masala Dal
Slightly spiced yellow lentils tempered with cumin seeds, whole red chilies, ginger and garlic
$11.00
Palak Makai
Mildly seasoned creamy spinach and corn
$11.00
Traditional Naan (White Flour)
$3.00
Garlic Naan
$3.00
Lali Guras Special Pillau
$3.50
Chicken Tikka Masala
Tandoori chicken tikka cooked in a specially slow cooked masala sauce with tomato and onion
$14.00

Dinner Entrees

All curried specialties are served with steam white basmati rice.
Chicken Tikka Masala
Tandoori chicken tikka cooked in a specially slow cooked masala sauce with tomato and onion
$14.00
Butter Chicken
This world famous curry flavor is prepared in a smooth tomato sauce with butter and a roasted flak...
$14.00
Shrimp Makhani
This world famous curry flavor is prepared in a smooth tomato sauce with butter and a roasted flak...
$17.00
Shrimp Tikka Masala
Pan toasted shrimps cooked in a specially slow cooked masala sauce with tomato and onion
$17.00
Lamb (Gosht) Korma
Traditional mild Mughali curry in yogurt, cream, and almond base sauce
$16.00
Shrimp Korma
Traditional mild Mughali curry in yogurt, cream, and almond base sauce
$17.00
Chicken Korma
Traditional mild Mughali curry in yogurt, cream, and almond base sauce
$14.00
Lamb (Gosht) Vindaloo
Fiery spicy curry from the region of Goa with touch of malt vinegar and strong finished of Indian...
$16.00
Shrimp Vindaloo
Fiery spicy curry from the region of Goa with touch of malt vinegar and strong finished of Indian...
$17.00
Chicken Vindaloo
Fiery spicy curry from the region of Goa with touch of malt vinegar and strong finished of Indian...
$14.00
Sag Lamb (Gosht)
Creamy spinach and fenugreek cooked with lamb
$16.00
Sag Shrimp
Creamy spinach and fenugreek cooked with shrimp
$17.00
Sag Chicken
Creamy spinach and fenugreek cooked with chicken
$14.00
Kashmiri (Lamb) Gosht Curry
Medium spicy traditional Indian style curry cooked with Kashmiri pepper
$16.00
Kashmiri Chicken Curry
Medium spicy traditional Indian style curry cooked with Kashmiri pepper
$14.00
Jhinga Pepper Masala
Marinated shrimps pan sautéed with onion, tomatoes, and peppers
$17.00
Fish Curry Goan
Special fish curry from the region of Goa, medium spicy
$17.00
Kukhura ko Masu (Nepalese Style Chicken Curry)
We bring you special selection of most popular chicken curry
$14.00
Machha Ko Jhol (Nepalese Style Fish Curry)
Fish curry from the Himalayan country of Nepal
$17.00
Khasi Ko Masu (Goat Curry)
Favorite of every Nepalese house hold. Goat mean in bones. Cooked truly in Nepalese style
$17.00

Dinner Specials

All dinner specials are served with: vegetable, steamed white basmati Rice and naan bread.
Chicken Tikka Masala
Marinated and broiled chunks of chicken in a creamy, spice-infused tomato sauce
$18.00
Butter Chicken
This world famous curry flavor is prepared in a smooth tomato sauce with butter and a roasted flak...
$18.00
Saag Chicken
Creamy spinach and fenugreek cooked with chunks of chicken
$18.00
Lamb Curry
Mild and tasty curry that really enhances the flavour of the lamb
$18.00
Saag Lamb
Creamy spinach and fenugreek cooked with chunks of lamb
$18.00
Lamb Vindaloo
Fiery spicy curry with vinegar and strong finished of Indian red chilies
$18.00
Sag Paneer
Creamy spinach and cottage cheese
$15.00
Paneer Makhani
Paneer cooked in tomato sauce with butter
$15.00
Bagain Bharta
Smoked eggplant with ginger, garlic and tomato
$15.00

Currently Unavailable

Lunch Specials

Murgh Makahani
Tandoori chicken tikka cooked in a creamy tomato sauce with fenugreek leafs
$10.00
Unavailable
Aloo Gobi Masala
Cauliflower sautéed with ginger, garlic and tomato in cumin based spice
$9.00
Unavailable
Kashmiri Lamb Curry
Medium spicy lamb curry cooked with Kashmiri peppers
$11.00
Unavailable
Sag Lamb
Creamy spinach and fenugreek cooked with chunks of lamb
$11.00
Unavailable
Fish Curry Goan
Special fish curry from the region of Goa, medium spicy
$12.00
Unavailable
Jhinga Pepper Masala
Marinated shrimps pan sautéed with onion, tomatoes, and peppers
$12.00
Unavailable
Kukhura Ko Masu (Nepalese Style Chicken Curry)
Chicken curry cooked in a Nepalese style, medium spicy
$10.00
Unavailable
Sag Paneer
Creamy spinach and cottage cheese
$9.00
Unavailable
Vegetable Curry
Assorted mixed vegetables in tomato based sauce
$9.00
Unavailable
Paneer Makhani
Paneer cooked in tomato sauce with butter
$9.00
Unavailable
Seekh Kabab (Lamb)
Ground lamb marinade with ginger, garlic, fresh mint, jalapeño
$11.00
Unavailable
Murgh Malai Kabab
White meat chicken cubes marinated in mild tandoori masala with cream cheese
$10.00
Unavailable
Traditional Chicken Tikka
Marinated with yogurt, ginger, garlic and tandoori masala
$10.00
Unavailable
Paneer Tikka
Marinated with yogurt, ginger, garlic and homemade tandoori masala
$9.00
Unavailable

About Laliguras Indian & Nepali Bistro

(202) 735-5097 • 4221 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

Laliguras is one of the top restaurants located on a busy corner site in Van Ness, DC that serves the best Nepali and Indian food. Our menu consists a variety of mouth watering Nepali and Indian cuisines.