If you have a craving for Indian food, get your fix at Jewel of India in East San Jose, CA. Jewel of India has been around since 1993, but it wasnít until September 1997 that current owner Major Singh took over the business. Majorís passion for the food industry and love for cooking inspired him to open his first restaurant in 1992. Jewel of India uses hundreds of different spices in the kitchen to create fresh homemade Indian dishes. Jewel of India also features over 30 different Indian desserts and sweets.Itís suggested to begin your meal with Samosas, a popular Indian appetizer. These delicious little pouches are stuffed with spiced potatoes and deep fried. For the main course, try the Chicken Tikka Kabob served on a sizzling platter which is cooked in a tandoor clay oven. Some of the most popular entrees include the Butter Chicken and Chicken Tikka Masala, both known for their rich and decadent sauces. Jewel of India is a fantastic spot for vegetarians as well. One of the most popular vegetarian dishes is the Saag Paneer, made with Spinach, and Paneer (home made cottage cheese), which is as delicious as any meat dish. Another favorite is the Daal Makhni, made with fresh cream and black lentils.There are many beverages and sweet treats on the menu as well. Along with sodas, beer, and wine, you can also order Vanilla or Strawberry Milkshakes, Chai Tea, or Mango Juice. If you want to try a unique drink that is authentic to Indian cuisine, try the Lassi – a yogurt based shake available in Mango, Sweet, or Salty flavor.Jewel of India is the perfect spot to have lunch, dinner, or cater an event. They offer a daily lunch buffet which features, Tandoori Chicken, and several other popular entrees. The restaurant offers free wifi for guests as well. Choose to have Jewel of India cater your next big event. They are a wonderful choice for any occasion, such as weddings, corporate events, and private parties. Call Jewel of India to arrange your catering needs or stop in soon to try a meal you wonít soon forget!
2634 Alum Rock Ave
San Jose, CA 95116