Cumin India

fine indian cuisine

Appetizers
 

COLD APPETIZERS

Dahi Papri  $5.95

Special chips, skied to your taste, served with chick peas, potatoes & topped with yogurt & tamarind sauce

Chicken Caesar Salad $9.95

Indian grilled chicken with spices, tomatoes, onions, cucumber, lettuce with Caesar dressing

Shrimp Salad  $11.95

Indian style salad slightly seasoned with freshly cooked Tandoori Shrimp

Shrimp Cocktail  $11.95

Fresh shrimp with cocktail sauce

HOT APPETIZERS (VEGETARIAN)

Aloo Tikki  $3.95

Mashed potato patties dipped in chick peas batter

Onion Bhajia  $3.95

Fresh onion deep with herbs

Paneer Pakora  $5.95

Homemade cheese deep fried in chick peas batter

Vegetable Pakoras  $3.95

Mildly spiced vegetable deep with herbs

Vegetable Samosa $3.95

Crispy patties stuffed with mildly spiced vegetable (two per order)

Vegetable Mix Platter  $8.95
Assorted vegetarian appetizers


HOT APPETIZERS (NON-VEGETARIAN)

Chicken Pakora  $7.95

Cubes of boneless chicken marinated and dipped in chick peas batter & deep fried

Shrimp Poori  $8.95

Fresh shrimp flavored with garlic, mustard seeds, curry leaves

Kashmiri Kebab  $13.95

Chicken breast marinated in special spices

 

Indo-Chinese:

Vegetable Spring Roll  $4.95

Baby Corn Pepper $7.95

Baby Corn marinated with ginger, garlic and stir fried with onions

Vegetarian Manchurian $7.95

Batter fried vegetables sautéed to delicacy

Gobi Manchurian $7.95

Batter fried cauliflower sautéed to delicacy

Chili Paneer $10.95

Homemade cheese with onions, tomatoes, green pepper, green chili in soya sauce, worsted sauce, ketchup and spices

Chicken Chili  $10.95

Chicken with onions, tomatoes, green pepper, green chili in soya sauce, worsted sauce, ketchup and spices

Chicken Wings $6.95

Indo Chinese Soups

Vegetable Hot & Sour Soup  $3.95
Vegetable Corn Soup  $3.95

Chicken Hot & Sour Soup  $4.95
Chicken Corn Soup  $4.95

 

Indian Soups:

Lentil Soup  $3.95

Tomato Soup  $3.95

Mulligatawny Soup  $4.95

Vegetarian Specials
 

Aloo Gobi  $11.95

Mildly spiced potato and cauliflower

Aloo Matter  $10.95

Green peas & potatoes cooked in a thick curry sauce

Aloo Palak  $10.95

Potatoes cooked with spinach in a special blend of spices
Aloo Makhani  $10.95

Potatoes simmered in a tangy tomato sauce with nuts and raisins
Aloo Vindaloo  $10.95

Hot and spiced potatoes cooked  with a touch of vinegar and chef’s special sauce

Baingan Bharta $11.95

Eggplant baked in an oven and finished with onion, ginger and tomatoes

Bagara Baigan  $11.95

Small eggplant stuffed with peanut and sesame seeds paste

Bhindi Masala  $11.95

Fresh okra sautéed with onions and spices
Chana Masala  $10.95

Chick peas cooked in a spicy thick gravy topped with chopped onions, tomato and cilantro

Dal Makhani  $10.95

A mix of lentils with kidney beans, flavored with ginger & cilantro

 

Dal Tadka  $10.95

Yellow lentil delicacy tossed in butter with onions, tomatoes, ginger, garlic and special spices

Mattar Paneer  $11.95

Green peas & cheese cooked in a thick curry sauce

Mattar Mushroom  $11.95

A Chef’s original vegetarian delight of peas

and Mushroom

Malai Kofta  $11.95

Vegetable dumpling in a mild creamy sauce with nuts and raisins

Navrattan Korma  $11.95

Nine vegetables cooked with nine spices, nuts and cream sauce

Saag Paneer  $11.95

A delicious combination of homemade cheese and spinach

Paneer Makhani $12.95

Homemade cheese simmered in a tangy tomato sauce with nuts and raisins

Karahi Paneer  $12.95

Sautéed small pieces of homemade cheese with bell pepper in yoghurt and sauce
Vegetable Karahi  $10.95

Sautéed small pieces of mix vegetable  with bell pepper in yoghurt and sauce

Mirchi Ka Salan  $12.95

Banana pepper cooked with potatoes, peanut, sesame seed and yoghurt sauce

Chef’s Specials

Goat Curry $12.95
 
Goat meat cooked in spiced curry sauce
Goat Biryani $13.95
Basmati rice and goat meat, flavored with herbs and spices, cooked with cashews or almonds

Chicken Specials
 

Chicken Curry  $12.95

Skinless, boneless chicken cooked in our mildly spiced curry sauce

Chicken Saag  $12.95

Chicken chunks cooked in a mild spinach

Chicken Jalfrezie  $12.95

Tender chicken pieces with freshly ground herbs & spices sauteed with cauliflower, tomatoes, onions & green peppers
Chicken Tikka Masala  $ 13.95

Boneless chicken marinated in  ginger   garlic, yogurt & herbs baked in tandoor     and sautéed with tomatoes and cream
Chicken Korma  $13.95

Boneless chicken cooked in a mild rich sauce, Cashews and cream
Karahi Chicken  $13.95

Chicken with onions, tomatoes and green peppers
 

Chicken Patia  $12.95

Mildly spiced chicken cooked in mango, tomatoes, and touch of sugar, lemon juice, herbs and spices

Chicken Vindaloo  $12.95

Very hot, spiced chicken cooked with potatoes and a touch of vinegar

Chicken Mushroom Muglai $12.95

Boneless pieces of Chicken and Mushroom cooked in mild and reach gravy
Chicken Chili Dopiyaja  $12.95

Chicken cooked with onion, green chili and herbs
Chicken Madras  $13.95

Boneless pieces of chicken cooked in a special chili sauce with blended spices and coconut

Butter Chicken  $12.95

Chicken cooked with spices, herbs and butter sauce

Lamb Specials

 

Lamb Curry  $12.95

Tender morsels of lamb served in a robust curry of tomatoes, ginger onions & spices

Lamb Saag  $12.95

Tender cubes of lamb cooked with spinach

Lamb Jalfrezie  $13.95

Lamb,  herbs, spices sautéed with cauli-flower tomatoes, onion and green peppers

Lamb Korma  $13.95

Lamb cubes cooked in a mild rich sauce, cashews and cream

Lamb Kebab Masala  $14.95

Lamb marinated overnight  then simmered in light sauce yogurt, onion and mild spices
Lamb Madras  $14.95

Boneless pieces of lamb cooked in a special chili sauce with blended spices and coconut
 

Lamb Chili Dopiyaja  $14.95

Lamb cooked with onion, green chili and herbs

Lamb Patia  $13.95

Lamb cooked in mango, tomatoes, touch of sugar lemon juice and herbs & spices

Lamb Vindaloo  $13.95

Very hot and spiced lamb cooked with potatoes and a touch of vinegar

Keema Mattar  $13.95

Ground Lamb cooked with potatoes and peas

Lamb Muglai Mushroom  $13.95

Lamb and Mushroom cooked in mild and reach gravy
Karahi Lamb  $14.95

Lamb cubes cooked with fresh tomatoes, onions, green peppers, and special spices
Seafood Specials
 

Fish Curry  $14.95

Fish cooked in a mild curry sauce

Fish Vindaloo  $14.95

Hot-spiced Fish cooked with potatoes & touch of vinegar

Fish Tikka Masala  $15.95

Fish with tomato and cream sauce

Shrimp Curry  $15.95

Shrimp with onion and tomatoes

Shrimp Vindaloo  $15.95

Very hot and spiced Shrimp cooked with potatoes and touch of vinegar

 

Shrimp Jalfrezie  $15.95

Shrimp in thick sauce with cauliflower, onions, tomatoes and green peppers

Shrimp Tandoori Masala  $17.95

Tandoori shrimp in brown masala sauce

Seafood Curry  $16.95

Fish and shrimp cooked in tomatoes, ginger, onion and Indian spices

Seafood Dopiyaja  $17.95

Fish and shrimp cooked with onion, green chili and herbs

Kabab Tandoori Specials
Dishes are prepared in a special clay oven known as Tandoor is a traditional charcoal fired clay oven, shaped like a pitcher, which returns juices and flavors of meats and bakes them to perfection. Indian breads like Tandoori Roti and Tandoori Nan are also baked in the Tandoor, giving them a distinct taste and flavor.

 

Chicken Tandoori  $9.95 (4 pieces)

An Indian favorite! Marinated overnight in yogurt and freshly ground spices, broiled in the tandoor.

Chicken Tikka  $13.95

Boneless chunks of chicken delicately flavored and broiled in the tandoor
Reshmi Kabab  $14.95

Chicken, marinated in special spices

Seekh Kabab  $13.95

Minced lamb, seasoned with herbs and spices, grilled on skewers
Boti Kabab  $14.95

Cubes of lamb flavored with ginger and garlic cooked in tandoor.

Fish Tandoori  $16.95

Salmon delicately flavored, marinated in yogurt and baked on skewers in clay oven

Shrimp Tandoori  $17.95

Jumbo shrimp delicately spiced and marinated in yogurt and baked on skewers in tandoor oven

Tandoori Mixed Grill  $18.95

Chicken Tikka, Seekh Kebab Boti Kebab, shrimp Tandoori, Chicken Tandoori and Bara Kebab

 

Biryani Specials
 

Vegetable Biryani  $11.95

Mixed Vegetables cooked in mild spices and nuts with aromatic basmati rice

Chicken Biryani  $12.95

Aromatic basmati rice cooked in a special mix of mild spices and nuts

Lamb Biryani  $13.95

Aromatic basmati rice cooked in a special mix of mild spices and nuts
 

Shrimp Biryani  $15.95

Aromatic basmati rice cooked in a special mix of mild spices and nuts

House Special Biryani  $16.95

Aromatic basmati rice cooked with shrimp, lamb, chicken and vegetables and nuts


Plain Basmati Rice   $1.95

Dinner Specials
Complete Indian Style Dinner for 4 Person
All entrees are served with saffron basmati rice

 

VEGETARIAN  $49.95

  • Lentil Soup (4 Bowls)
  • Veg. Samosa (4 Pieces)
  • Daal Makhani
  • Chana Masala
  • Paneer Makhani
  • Vegetable Karahi
  • Naan, Rice, Papadam, Raita  and
  • Dessert (Gulab Jamun)
  • Tea or coffee
 

NON-VEGETARIAN  $59.95

  • Mulligatawny Soup (4 Bowls)
  • Vegetable Samosa (4 Pieces)
  • Dal Makhani
  • Chicken Tandoori (4 Pieces)
  • Chicken Tikka Masala
  • Lamb Curry
  • Naan, Rice, Papadam, Raita  and
  • Dessert (Gulab Jamun)
  • Tea or coffee

Bread Specials

 

Naan  $2.95

Unleavened handmade bread baked in a clay oven

Garlic Naan  $3.95

Clay-oven baked bread, stuffed with fresh garlic, & green coriander

Alu Naan  $3.95

Leavened bread, stuffed with potatoes mixed with herbs and spices baked in Tandoor oven

Basil Naan  $3.95

Leavened bread, stuffed with fresh basil and backed in the tandoor

Panir Naan  $3.95

Leavened bread, stuffed with homemade cheese and herbs, baked in Tandoor oven

Harry’s Special Naan  $5.95

Leavened bread, stuffed with nuts, raisins and coconut, baked in Tandoor oven
Keema Naan  $4.95

Clay oven bread stuffed with minced lamb with herbs and spices

 

Chicken Naan  $4.95

Clay oven bread stuffed with chopped tandoori chicken with spices

Onion Kulcha  $3.95

Clay-oven baked bread, stuffed with fresh onions, & green coriander

Roti  $2.95

Unleavened whole wheat bread baked in a clay oven

Poori  $3.95

Plain Paratha  $2.95

Unleavened multi-layered whole wheat bread

Aloo Paratha  $3.95

Layered bread stuffed with potatoes and peas

Pudina Paratha  $3.95

Buttered and layered whole wheat bread with dry mint

Combination Bread Basket  $10.95

Garlic Naan, Alu Naan, Plain Naan, Onion Kulcha and Roti
Indo-Chinese Specials
Vegetable Haka Noodles  $9.95
cabbage, carrot and vegetable sautéed with soy sauce and herbs
Chicken Haka Noodles $10.95
Chicken and vegetable sautéed with soy sauce and herbs
Singapore Shrimp Noodles $13.95
Special Noodles sautéed with shrimp, vegetables and herb
Vegetable Fried Rice $9.95
Rice stir fried with vegetables
Chicken Fried Rice $10.95
Rice stir fried with chicken and touch of vegetables
 Shrimp Fried Rice $13.95
Rice stir fried with shrimp and touch of vegetables House Special Fried Rice $14.95
Rice stir fried with shrimp, chicken, egg and vegetables
Garlic Chicken  $12.95
Garlic, baby corn and water chestnut cooked with chicken
Garlic Shrimp $13.95
Garlic, baby corn and water chestnut cooked with shrimp
Garlic Vegetable $10.95
Garlic, baby corn cooked with vegetable ball
Chili Chicken Curry $12.95
Chicken cooked with light soy sauce and herb

Side Order

Raita  $2.95

Yogurt with cucumber sauce

Mix-Pickles  $1.95

Mango Chutney  $2.95

Desert

 

Gulab Jamun  $3.95

Cheese ball dipped in syrup

Kheer  $2.95

 Indian sweet made from milk, rice, dry fruits, flavored with cardamom and blended with raisins
Indian Kulfi Plain or Mango  $3.95

 

Ras Malai  $3.95

Homemade cream cheese patties served in a sweet cream sauce flavored with cardamom and garnished with pistachios

Mango Ice Cream  $3.95

Pistachio Ice Cream  $3.95

Beverage

 

Sweet Lassi $2.95

Cool refreshing and delicious yogurt drink


Mango Lassi  $3.95

Mango Shake  $3.95

Masala Tea  $1.95
 

Coffee  $1.95

Mango Juice  $2.95

Orange Juice  $2.95

Soda  $1.95

Coke, Sprite, Diet Coke, Ginger Ale

Perrier Water  $1.95

 

Members Area

 

Hamden

Our Location:

  • 266 Skiff Street
  • Hamden, CT 06517
  • Phone: (203) 248 6464
  • Fax:       (203) 248 6565

Business Hours

  • OPEN SEVEN DAYS
  • Sun-Thur 11:30am-10:00pm
  • Fri-Sat 11:30am-10:30pm

LUNCH BUFFET

  • SEVEN DAYS
  • 11:30AM-3:00PM
  • All you can eat.
  • Mon-Fri $ 8.95 plus Tax
  • Sat-Sun $ 11.95 Plus Tax

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  • Take-Out & Dine-In
  • Catering Available for All Occasions

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