Fodor's Expert Review Chai Pani

$ Downtown Asheville Indian Fodor's Choice

Chef-owner Meherwan Irani, a James Beard Best Southeast Chef nominee, serves "Indian street food" from his hometown of Mumbai in this pleasant storefront eatery. Enjoy snacks like bhel puri (crispy puffed rice with a tamarind sauce) or chicken pakoras (savory fritters).

Indian Casual Lunch Dinner $ Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

22 Battery Park Ave.
Asheville, North Carolina  28801, USA


Known For:
  • Street-style snacks like chicken pakoras
  • Many vegetarian-friendly dishes
  • Low prices
  • Perfect place to order a lot of dishes to share
  • Vegetarian-friendly menu
  • Very reasonable prices

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