Masala Art - Wisconsin Ave NW

Appetizers

Vegetable Samosa
Fried patties stuffed with peas, potatoes and raisins
$6.25
Bhelpuri
Puffed rice, chickpea vermicelli, peanuts, chopped onion, diced mango, cilantro and drizzled with...
$6.25
Dahi Bhalle
Velvety lentil dumplings in yogurt sauce topped with chutneys
$6.25
Seekh Kabab
Skewered minced lamb kabab flavored with mint and cilantro
$7.95
Aam Palak Chaat
Flash fried baby spinach, diced mango, sweet yogurt and chutneys
$8.95
Aloo Tikki Chaat
Panfried potato cakes on a bed of chickpeas, sweet yogurt and sauces
$6.25
Dahi Papdi Chaat
Flour crisps, moong dal dumplings, chickpeas topped with yogurt and chutneys
$6.25
Pani Poori
Puffed hollows stuffed with diced potatoes and chickpeas topped with chutneys – eaten whole in one...
$6.25
Cauliflower Bezule
Florets coated with rice flour, spiced and tossed with mustard seeds and curry leaves
$6.25
Kathi Kabab Rolls - Panner/Chicken
Soft white flour bread, egg dipper and stuffed with paneer or chicken
$6.75
Aloo Bonda
Spiced mashed potatoes engulfed in a coating of chick pea batter
$6.25
Aloo aur Pyaz ki Bhaji
Juliennes of potatoes and onions in chickpeas batter
$6.25
Makai aur Mattar on Methi Missi
Corn and green peas tossed with spice and served on small methi bread
$6.25
Pao Bhaji
Thick vegetable curry served with soft buttered bread roll
$6.25
Lahori Murg Tikka
Chicken cubes marinated with yogurt, chilli paste and star anise
$7.75
Chicken 65
Small pieces of chicken tossed with South Indian masala
$7.75
Jheenga Porcha Yera
Spicy tempered prawns
$8.50
Calamari
Sautéed calamari with curry leaves, coconut and hint of lemon juice
$7.95
Roti Pe Boti
Juicy boneless baby lamb served on baby parantha
$7.95

Tandoori Specialities

Tandoori Chicken
Half a chicken marinated in saffron-yogurt marinade and grilled in tandoor
$16.95
Ajwaini Jumbo Prawns
Jumbo prawns in saffron marinade and carom seeds
$27.95
Bhatti Ka Jheenga
Chargrilled jumbo prawns marinated with dry spice rub
$27.95
Tandoori Salmon
Fillet of salmon marinated with yogurt and grilled in tandoor
$23.95
Murg Malai Kabab
Chicken cubes marinated in yogurt and cream cheese
$17.95
Tandoori Lamb Chops
Succulent lamb chops marinated in yogurt, green cardamom and mace
$25.95
Lagan Ki Surkh Chops
Chunks of lamb marinated with red chili paste and spices
$17.95
Kastoori Paneer Tikka
Cubes of cottage cheese marinated with low fat yogurt, saffron and dried fenugreek leaves
$14.95

Tawa Selection

A thicker version of the household griddle, it is used to cook food very fast, the outer rim is used to keep the food warm and needs to be constantly stirred to avoid burning, it is also used for preparation of unleavened indian breads and for dry roasting.
Bhareli Wangi
Indian baby eggplant with coastal spices and topped with tawa sauce
$14.50
Tawa Bhindi
Okra with sesame seeds and cumin
$14.50
Gobhi Mattar Kutran
Cauliflower and green peas tossed with dried fenugreek leaves
$14.50
Achari Tawa Murg
Marinated chicken cubes in Indian pickle sauce
$16.95

Non Vegetarian Specialities

Karahi Chicken
Chicken cooked with whole spices and tempered with red chillies
$16.95
Murg Tikka Masala
Chicken tikka in onion tomato gravy with fenugreek
$16.95
Coorgi Murg
Chicken cooked with curry leaves, crushed black pepper in a rich coconut sauce
$16.95
Lamb Neelgiri Korma
Lamb cooked in a rich mint and cilantro gravy
$17.95
Chingri Malai Curry
Shrimp in coconut sauce with poppy seeds and white pepper
$24.95
Shrimp Balchao
Shrimp tossed in thick tawa sauce and gauda masala
$24.95
Meen Moilee
Fish cooked with curry leaves, mustard seeds, green chillies and hint of coconut
$21.95
Chicken Saagwala
Chicken tikka in creamy spinach
$16.95
Awadhi Dum ke Murg
Specialty from Awadh – chicken cooked in rich brown cashew nut and saffron gravy
$16.95
Murgh Makhani
Charbroiled chicken in tomato cream sauce
$16.95
Kori Ghasi
Mangalorian chicken specialty in a thick spicy curry
$16.95
Lamb Vindaloo
Fiery lamb curry with vinegar and potatoes
$17.95
Elaichi Gosht
Lamb in cardamom sauce
$17.95
Salli Gosht
Lamb in brown onion sauce with fried potato juliennes
$17.95

Vegetarian Specialities

Lassoni Corn Palak
Creamy spinach and corn tempered with garlic. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Baingan Mirch ka Salan
A delicacy from South of India - eggplant and pepper in sesame seed sauce. Only full portions come...
$8.00
Saag Paneer
An all time favorite- cottage cheese in creamy spinach. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Aloo Ke Gutke
Potatoes with curry leaves and mustard seeds. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Tofu Garam Masala
Tofu in chilli coconut sauce spiced with garam masala. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Mattar Paneer
An Indian classic - green peas and cottage cheese. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Kofta Shaam Savera
Cottage cheese dumplings stuffed with sauteed spinach and green puree sauce. Only full portions co...
$8.00
Paneer Makhan Masala
Cottage cheese in a rich tomato cream sauce. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Subz Kalonji
Sauteed mixed vegetables with onion seeds and hint of tawa sauce. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Zucchini Jalfrezi
Stir fried zucchini, onion, green and red pepper tempered with whole red chili. Only full portions...
$8.00
Baingan Bharta
Tandoor roasted eggplant, mashed and tempered with onion, tomato and cilantro. Only full portions...
$8.00
Pindi Chole
Punjabi style chick pea curry. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Dal Makhani
Black lentil - rich and creamy. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00
Langarwali Dal
A medley of chana and black urad dal. Only full portions comes with rice
$8.00

Biryani

Biryani is a rice dish – delicately cooked, wonderfully spiced, and enjoyed heartily.
Chicken Biryani
$18.95
Shrimp Biryani
$24.95
Lamb Biryani
$19.95
Channa Pudina Chilgoza Biryani
Chickpeas, mint and pine nuts biryani
$17.95

Breads

Garlic Black Pepper Naan
A white flour bread with fresh garlic and crushed black pepper
$3.50
Warki Parantha / Pudina Parantha
Soft layered whole wheat bread with butter / fresh mint
$3.50
Missi Roti
Chick pea flour bread with ginger and ajwain
$3.50
Kulcha
White flour bread stuffed with your choice of - cheese, onion, peshawari or minced lamb
$3.50
Naan
A soft white flour bread
$3.00
Butter Naan
$3.50
Rock Salt & Cilantro Naan
A white flour bread topped with rock salt and fresh cilantro
$3.50
Tandoori Roti
Unleavened whole wheat bread
$3.00
Aloo Parantha
Whole wheat bread stuffed with mashed potatoes, ginger, cilantro and green chillies
$3.50

Accompaniments

Pulao
Long grain basmati rice cooked with spices
$2.50
Chawal
Steamed long grain basmati rice
$2.25
Raita
Choice of tomato, onion, cucumber or mixed
$3.95
Papaddum
$1.00
Onion & Chilli Plate
$1.50
Mango Chutney
$2.50
Chutney Platter
$4.75
Pickle
$1.75

About Masala Art - Wisconsin Ave NW

(202) 362-4441 • 4441 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016

Indian culinary traditions, its diverse culture, art forms, religions and regional specialties – blended together in modernity and contemporary flare.