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Menu for The Mantra Indian Cuisine

Incredibly Delicious Indian Recipes to Spice Up Your Meal Planning

Our Starters

samosa
Vegetable Samosas

$5.00*

Served as 2 pieces of Flaky, deep fried crispy pastry parcels stuffed with a spicy potato & peas filling. (with chutney)
Veggie Pakora (G/F)

$5.50 / $8.00 Ib

Cauliflower, Spinach, Potato, onion & cilantro mixed in a chickpea flour batter, deep-fried made into bite size fritters. Served w/tamarind sauce & mint chutney.
Samosa Chaat

$7.00

Flattened samosa, topped with chickpeas, yoghurt, minced onions, tomatoes & chutney
Aloo Tikki Chaat (G/F)

$7.00

Crispy fried potato patties topped with chickpeas, yoghurt, minced onions tomatoes & chutney
Gobhi Garlic (G/F)

$7.00

Crispy fried cauliflower tossed with garlic
Paneer Pakora (G/F)

$7.50 / $11.00 Lb

Batter fried cottage cheese served with mint sauce
Calamari Pakora (G/F)

$8.50

Crispy fried calamari served with mint sauce
Chicken/Beef Samosa

$5.50

Flaky pastry stuffed with minced Beef / Chicken, peas mixed with herbs & spices
Fish Pakora (G/F)

$9.50 / $12.50 Lb

Batter fried Fish served with mint sauce
Papdi Chaat

$6.50

Crispy poorie topped with potatoes, boiled chickpeas, tamarind chutney & plain yoghurt
Onion Bhajia (G/F)

$5.25

Deep Fried Onion Slices marinated with Chickpea batter
Choley Bhature (Plain)

$12.50

Crispy puffed bhatura served with chickpeas, raita, pickles, and onions.
Choley Bhature (Stuffed)

$14.50

Crispy puffed bhatura stuffed with paneer, served with chickpeas, raita, pickles, and onions.

Highlights

Highlights

Highlights

Highlights
Choley Bhature (Plain)

$12.50

Crispy puffed bhatura served with chickpeas, raita, pickles, and onions.
Choley Bhature (Stuffed)

$14.50

Crispy puffed bhatura stuffed with paneer, served with chickpeas, raita, pickles, and onions.

Breads

Breads
Plain Naan

$2.00

Layered bread with butter.
Butter Naan

$3.50

Layered bread with butter.
Chicken Naan

$4.50

Stuffed with chicken, onions, and light spices.
Garlic Naan

$3.50

Naan bread studded with fresh garlic and basil.
Keema Naan

$4.50

Stuffed with minced lamb and spices.
Onion Naan

$3.50

With onion and light spices.
Lachha Parantha

$3.75

layered bread finished with butter.
Spinach Naan

$4.50

stuffed with spinach and cottage cheese mixed with spices.
Rosemary Naan

$3.50

naan stuffed with rosemary.
Tawa Parantha

$5.00

Griddle-cooked whole wheat bread stuffed with potatoes, cauliflower, or onions.
Tandoori Roti

$2.25

whole wheat bread baked in a clay oven.

Breads

Breads
Plain Naan

$2.00

Layered bread with butter.
Butter Naan

$3.50

Layered bread with butter.
Chicken Naan

$4.50

Stuffed with chicken, onions, and light spices.
Garlic Naan

$3.50

Naan bread studded with fresh garlic and basil.
Keema Naan

$4.50

Stuffed with minced lamb and spices.
Onion Naan

$3.50

With onion and light spices.
Lachha Parantha

$3.75

layered bread finished with butter.
Spinach Naan

$4.50

stuffed with spinach and cottage cheese mixed with spices.
Rosemary Naan

$3.50

naan stuffed with rosemary.
Tawa Parantha

$5.00

Griddle-cooked whole wheat bread stuffed with potatoes, cauliflower, or onions.
Tandoori Roti

$2.25

whole wheat bread baked in a clay oven.
Kids' Chicken Strips

$7.50

Kids' Chicken Strips
Kids' Masala Fries

$4.50

Kids' Chicken Strips

Kid’s Selection

Kids

Kid’s Selection

Kids
Kids' Chicken Strips

$7.50

Kids' Chicken Strips
Kids' Masala Fries

$4.50

Kids' Chicken Strips

Wraps & Rolls

Wraps
Chicken Kaathi Kebab

$12.50

Boneless chicken pieces sautéed with ginger garlic onion paste stuffed into thin flat bread
Lamb Kaathi Kebab

$12.75

Lamb chunks sautéed with ginger garlic onion paste stuffed into thin flat bread roll
Veggie Kathi Kebab

$11.00

The skewer-roasted cottage cheese (paneer) & regie kebab wrapped in thin flat bread roll

Wraps & Rolls

Wraps
Chicken Kaathi Kebab

$12.50

Boneless chicken pieces sautéed with ginger garlic onion paste stuffed into thin flat bread
Lamb Kaathi Kebab

$12.75

Lamb chunks sautéed with ginger garlic onion paste stuffed into thin flat bread roll
Veggie Kathi Kebab

$11.00

The skewer-roasted cottage cheese (paneer) & regie kebab wrapped in thin flat bread roll
Fresh Garden Salad

$6.50

Fresh greens served on a bed of lettuce
Tandoori Caesar Salad

$8.00

Crunchy lettuce topped with grilled chicken
Kachumber Salad

$6.00

Diced cucumber, bell peppers, onion, tomato, carrot, with house made vinaigrette dressing
Lachha Onion Salad

$3.50

Onion rings marinated with lemon juice & seasoning

Salads

Salads

Salads

Salads
Fresh Garden Salad

$6.50

Fresh greens served on a bed of lettuce
Tandoori Caesar Salad

$8.00

Crunchy lettuce topped with grilled chicken
Kachumber Salad

$6.00

Diced cucumber, bell peppers, onion, tomato, carrot, with house made vinaigrette dressing
Lachha Onion Salad

$3.50

Onion rings marinated with lemon juice & seasoning

Side Orders

Side
Mango Chutney

$0.99

Mint/Tamarind Chutney

$0.99

Papadum

$2.00

Gluten-friendly. Crispy lentil flour wafers. We like it fried too. Mention it if you'd like those..
Pickle

$0.99

Side Orders

Side
Mango Chutney

$0.99

Mint/Tamarind Chutney

$0.99

Papadum

$2.00

Gluten-friendly. Crispy lentil flour wafers. We like it fried too. Mention it if you'd like those..
Pickle

$0.99

Chicken Tikka

$15.00

Marinated boneless pieces of chicken with yoghurt ginger & spices
Fish Tikka

$16.00

Boneless pieces of fish marinated in lemon, herbs and spices, then traditionally skewered in tandoori oven.
Malai Chicken Tikka

$16.00

Marinated boneless pieces of chicken with yoghurt ginger & spices
Roasted Rack of Lamb

$24.50

Lamb chops marinated with Indian-style yogurt, ginger-garlic spice mix & barbecued in traditional Tandoor
Tandoori Paneer

$15.00

Cottage cheese pieces barbequed on skewers in traditional indian clar oven
Tandoori Prawns

$17.00

Prawns barbequed on skewers in tandoor
Tandoori Chicken

$$15.00

Chicken barbequed on skewers in tandoor

Tandoori SpecIalities

Tandoori-SpecIalities

Tandoori SpecIalities

Tandoori-SpecIalities
Chicken Tikka

$15.00

Marinated boneless pieces of chicken with yoghurt ginger & spices
Fish Tikka

$16.00

Boneless pieces of fish marinated in lemon, herbs and spices, then traditionally skewered in tandoori oven.
Malai Chicken Tikka

$16.00

Marinated boneless pieces of chicken with yoghurt ginger & spices
Roasted Rack of Lamb

$24.50

Lamb chops marinated with Indian-style yogurt, ginger-garlic spice mix & barbecued in traditional Tandoor
Tandoori Paneer

$15.00

Cottage cheese pieces barbequed on skewers in traditional indian clar oven
Tandoori Prawns

$17.00

Prawns barbequed on skewers in tandoor
Tandoori Chicken

$$15.00

Chicken barbequed on skewers in tandoor

Basmati Ki Bahar

Basmati
Plain Rice

$3.25

Zeera Rice

$3.50

Rice tossed with cumin seeds.
Green Peas Pulao

$4.50

Sauteed cumin and peas tossed with rice.
Coconut Rice

$5.00

Rice tossed with mustard seeds and coconut.

Basmati Ki Bahar

Basmati
Plain Rice

$3.25

Zeera Rice

$3.50

Rice tossed with cumin seeds.
Green Peas Pulao

$4.50

Sauteed cumin and peas tossed with rice.
Coconut Rice

$5.00

Rice tossed with mustard seeds and coconut.
Daal Soup

$4.00

Lentil based soup
Mulligatawny Soup (G/F)

$5.50

Lentil & Chicken based soup with fresh herbs & spices
Tomato Soup (G F)

$4.50

Tomato based soup flavored with spices, cumin & fresh cilantro
Vegetable Soup (G F)

$5.50

Melange of vegetables flavored with coconut milk

Soups (Gluten Free)

Soups

Soups (Gluten Free)

Soups
Daal Soup

$4.00

Lentil based soup
Mulligatawny Soup (G/F)

$5.50

Lentil & Chicken based soup with fresh herbs & spices
Tomato Soup (G F)

$4.50

Tomato based soup flavored with spices, cumin & fresh cilantro
Vegetable Soup (G F)

$5.50

Melange of vegetables flavored with coconut milk

Raita

Raita
Boondi Raita

$3.50

Yogurt mixed with tiny fried gram flour balls.
Mixed Raita

$3.50

Yogurt mixed with cucumbers and carrots.
Plain Yoghurt Dahi

$2.50

Homemade curd.

Raita

Raita
Boondi Raita

$3.50

Yogurt mixed with tiny fried gram flour balls.
Mixed Raita

$3.50

Yogurt mixed with cucumbers and carrots.
Plain Yoghurt Dahi

$2.50

Homemade curd.
Choice of Ice-Cream

$4.00

(Mango. Rose, Coconut)
Gajar Ka Halwa

$4.25

Gluten friendly. Shredded carrots simmered with milk.
Gulab Jamun

$3.25

Deep-fried cottage cheese balls dipped in sweet syrup.
Kesar Rasmalai

$4.75

Dumplings made of cottage cheese soaked in sweetened, thickened milk flavoured with saffron.
Mango Cheesecake

$4.25

A light and soft-textured mango flavoured cheesecake.
Rice Pudding

$3.25

Gluten friendly. Indian sweet made with rice cooked in milk flavoured with cardamom.

Desserts

Desserts

Desserts

Desserts
Choice of Ice-Cream

$4.00

(Mango. Rose, Coconut)
Gajar Ka Halwa

$4.25

Gluten friendly. Shredded carrots simmered with milk.
Gulab Jamun

$3.25

Deep-fried cottage cheese balls dipped in sweet syrup.
Kesar Rasmalai

$4.75

Dumplings made of cottage cheese soaked in sweetened, thickened milk flavoured with saffron.
Mango Cheesecake

$4.25

A light and soft-textured mango flavoured cheesecake.
Rice Pudding

$3.25

Gluten friendly. Indian sweet made with rice cooked in milk flavoured with cardamom.

Curries-Non-Vegetarian

Curries-Non-Vegetarian
Classic Butter Chicken

$14.50

The world famous dish cooked in the traditional way. Boneless pieces of chicken marinated in a spicy yogurt base, slowly simmered in a rich creamy tomato curry.
Chilli Chicken

$15.00

Battered and fried chicken pieces cooked with bell peppers and onions in sweet and sour sauce.
Chicken Lababdar

$15.50

Barbequed chicken pieces cooked in a rich gravy with cream.
Lamb Roganjosh

$16.50

Tender boneless lamb simmered overnight in an authentic Indian-style gravy.
Tikka Masala

$16.00

Marinated meat cooked in an onion and tomato sauce with bell peppers, finished with cream.
Karahi

$16.00

Thick onion and tomato gravy enriched with bell peppers and whole spices, served with your choice of meat.
Goat Curry

$15.50

Goat meat cooked in a traditional curry base.
Chicken Curry (Bone-In or Without Bone)

$15.00

A traditional chicken curry cooked in Punjabi homes. Boneless or Bone-in chicken simmered in a hearty curry of onion, tomato and spices.
Mango Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat (Chicken, Fish, Beef, Lamb) cooked in an onion and tomato gravy infused with rich mango puree sauce.
Spinach Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked with pureed spinach and an authentic spice blend.
Korma Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked with a rich cashew paste that's blended with spices.
Coconut Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked in coconut gravy.
Vindaloo Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked in a traditional style with tangy sauce, ginger, and an authentic spice blend.
Pomegranate Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked in an onion and tomato curry infused with dried pomegranate seeds and ground spices.
Kashmiri Curry

$16.00

Creamy gravy enriched with dried fruits and cherries, served with your choice of meat.

Curries-Non-Vegetarian

Curries-Non-Vegetarian
Classic Butter Chicken

$14.50

The world famous dish cooked in the traditional way. Boneless pieces of chicken marinated in a spicy yogurt base, slowly simmered in a rich creamy tomato curry.
Chilli Chicken

$15.00

Battered and fried chicken pieces cooked with bell peppers and onions in sweet and sour sauce.
Chicken Lababdar

$15.50

Barbequed chicken pieces cooked in a rich gravy with cream.
Lamb Roganjosh

$16.50

Tender boneless lamb simmered overnight in an authentic Indian-style gravy.
Tikka Masala

$16.00

Marinated meat cooked in an onion and tomato sauce with bell peppers, finished with cream.
Karahi

$16.00

Thick onion and tomato gravy enriched with bell peppers and whole spices, served with your choice of meat.
Goat Curry

$15.50

Goat meat cooked in a traditional curry base.
Chicken Curry (Bone-In or Without Bone)

$15.00

A traditional chicken curry cooked in Punjabi homes. Boneless or Bone-in chicken simmered in a hearty curry of onion, tomato and spices.
Mango Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat (Chicken, Fish, Beef, Lamb) cooked in an onion and tomato gravy infused with rich mango puree sauce.
Spinach Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked with pureed spinach and an authentic spice blend.
Korma Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked with a rich cashew paste that's blended with spices.
Coconut Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked in coconut gravy.
Vindaloo Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked in a traditional style with tangy sauce, ginger, and an authentic spice blend.
Pomegranate Curry

$16.00

Your choice of meat cooked in an onion and tomato curry infused with dried pomegranate seeds and ground spices.
Kashmiri Curry

$16.00

Creamy gravy enriched with dried fruits and cherries, served with your choice of meat.
Dal Makhani

$12.50

Black lentil simmered overnight on slow charcoal fire finished with cream & butter
Yellow Dal Tadka

$12.50

Yellow lentil cooked and tempered with cumin seeds & chilies
Kadhi Pakora

$12.50

A combination of dumpling in gram flour curry
Channa Masala

$13.00

A favourite dish from North India has chickpeas cooked with herbs & spices
Malai Kofta

$14.50

Soft cottage cheese dumplings simmered in aromatic cashew nut gravy
Mix Vegetable

$13.50

Mélange of vegetables cooked with Onion, tomato gravy in Indian spices & herbs
Eggplant Bhartha

$14.00

Don’t get any funny ideas about this one! Baked & Mashed Japanese eggplant, mashed and cooked into layers of sautéed onion, tomatoes, ginger, garlic, chili and cilantro & peas.
Vegetable Vindaloo

$14.00

Melange of vegetables cooked with tangy sauce in ginger & spice blend cooked in traditional style
Bhindi Masala

$14.50

Okra cooked with onions, tomato masala, Indian spices & herbs
Navratan Korma

$14.00

Mix Vegetable cooked in cashew-based gravy
Shahi Paneer

$14.50

Cottage cheese cubes cooked in cashew-based curry with added dry fruits
Aloo Gobhi

$13.50

A classic Punjabi dish of cauliflower, buttery potatoes and assorted coloured bell peppers coated in a mild masala mix.
Aloo Matar

$12.50

Peas & potatoes in spiced onion, tomato-based gravy
Kadhai Panner

$14.50

Cottage cheese cooked in thick gravy base of onion 8: tomato with’ bell peppers & whole spices
Mutter Paneer

$14.00

Cottage cheese & peas in tomato-based gravy finished with cream
Paneer Makhni

$14.00

The Vegetarian version of butter chicken. Cottage cheese cubes cooked in rich tomato-based gravy
Paneer Saag

$15.00

Cottage cheese cooked with pureed spinach & space blend
Paneer Tikka Masala

$14.50

Mélange cottage cheese cubes grilled and cooked in rich Onion, tomato-based gravy
Vegetable Coconut Curry

$14.00

Melange of vegetables cooked with Coconut Curry base
Paneer Lababdaar

$14.50

Barbequed cottage cheese pieces cooked in cream and tomato-based gravy.
Chilli Paneer

$14.50

Battered and fried cottage cheese pieces cooked with bell peppers and onions in sweet and sour sauce.

Curries Vegetarian

Curries-Vegetarian

Curries Vegetarian

Curries-Vegetarian
Dal Makhani

$12.50

Black lentil simmered overnight on slow charcoal fire finished with cream & butter
Yellow Dal Tadka

$12.50

Yellow lentil cooked and tempered with cumin seeds & chilies
Kadhi Pakora

$12.50

A combination of dumpling in gram flour curry
Channa Masala

$13.00

A favourite dish from North India has chickpeas cooked with herbs & spices
Malai Kofta

$14.50

Soft cottage cheese dumplings simmered in aromatic cashew nut gravy
Mix Vegetable

$13.50

Mélange of vegetables cooked with Onion, tomato gravy in Indian spices & herbs
Eggplant Bhartha

$14.00

Don’t get any funny ideas about this one! Baked & Mashed Japanese eggplant, mashed and cooked into layers of sautéed onion, tomatoes, ginger, garlic, chili and cilantro & peas.
Vegetable Vindaloo

$14.00

Melange of vegetables cooked with tangy sauce in ginger & spice blend cooked in traditional style
Bhindi Masala

$14.50

Okra cooked with onions, tomato masala, Indian spices & herbs
Navratan Korma

$14.00

Mix Vegetable cooked in cashew-based gravy
Shahi Paneer

$14.50

Cottage cheese cubes cooked in cashew-based curry with added dry fruits
Aloo Gobhi

$13.50

A classic Punjabi dish of cauliflower, buttery potatoes and assorted coloured bell peppers coated in a mild masala mix.
Aloo Matar

$12.50

Peas & potatoes in spiced onion, tomato-based gravy
Kadhai Panner

$14.50

Cottage cheese cooked in thick gravy base of onion 8: tomato with’ bell peppers & whole spices
Mutter Paneer

$14.00

Cottage cheese & peas in tomato-based gravy finished with cream
Paneer Makhni

$14.00

The Vegetarian version of butter chicken. Cottage cheese cubes cooked in rich tomato-based gravy
Paneer Saag

$15.00

Cottage cheese cooked with pureed spinach & space blend
Paneer Tikka Masala

$14.50

Mélange cottage cheese cubes grilled and cooked in rich Onion, tomato-based gravy
Vegetable Coconut Curry

$14.00

Melange of vegetables cooked with Coconut Curry base
Paneer Lababdaar

$14.50

Barbequed cottage cheese pieces cooked in cream and tomato-based gravy.
Chilli Paneer

$14.50

Battered and fried cottage cheese pieces cooked with bell peppers and onions in sweet and sour sauce.