Veg Out at Shri Balaji Bhavan


Veg Out at Shri Balaji Bhavan

Shri Balaji Bhavan
5655 Hillcroft St.
Houston, TX 77036

There are no descriptions on the menu. There is no meat. There is no reason not to go. If you're unfamiliar with South Indian cuisine, a quick chat with the man at the register will result in a flurry of vibrant dishes. You will discover fanciful puffs of dahi puri (a crisp-shelled chickpea dumpling of sorts, filled with potato or more chickpeas), with a riotous array of chutneys, yogurt, sev (fried noodles), cilantro, tomato and red onion stampeding across the top like a circus troop. Pop one into your mouth whole and prepare for fireworks. No matter what winds up on your table, expect a symphony of flavors, colors and textures, for not much more than a song.

Food Style: Indian

Price Level: $

Reservations Accepted: No

Atmosphere: Casual

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