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Kalia Indian Cuisine

September 19th, 2008 · Comments

Kalia Indian Cuisine (Indian)
8518 Greenwood Ave N (map)
(206) 782-7890

SPI: “The food arrives quickly and in metal dishes perched above little candles that keep it warm, like a fondue pot…”

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (33 votes, average: 3.70 out of 5)

dining · Food & Drink


  1. Bree says:

    This place is a surprise gem! Affordable, authentic Indian cuisine. The platters (vegetarian or meat) are great to share and I absolutely love their butter chicken. Nice service and ambiance inside, too.

  2. Naomi says:

    I was very unimpressed with Kalia (we had take-out). The vegetables in my masala dish tasted old, and the sauce was bland. The vegetable samosas were horrible. My husband had a chicken curry, and was unimpressed too. I won’t eat from here again.

  3. zac says:

    We love the spices! Order any of the Nan breads, korma and the tikka masala. Don’t foget the Yeti.

  4. Jennska says:

    Naomi, I’m sad to hear you had a bad experience. We’ve had amazing vegetable masala from them, and I absolutely adore their Saag Gosht (Lamb dish)
    Their chai is great in a time when many restaurants seem to be getting lazy with chai.
    The staff is always pleasant and not pushy. One thing that may be a turn off for some (but we love it) is the tv playing musical snippets from Bollywood films.

  5. Elle says:

    I like this place a lot, I had mostly vegetarian dishes because both my friends were vegetarians but the food was so good I didn’t miss having meat at all..

    The curries were aromatic, not as spicy as I wanted it to be, but then again, I guess that was so that we could actually taste all the dishes we had..

    I’m going back again for more food, my favorite new place for an Indian fix..