Nina's Desi Kitchen

Nina's Desi Kitchen

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Location and hours

26 North Main Street, Southington, CT 06489
Sunday
Monday - Thursday
11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Friday - Saturday
11:00 AM - 08:30 PM

26 North Main Street, Southington, CT 06489 • More info


  • Featured

    • Pink Sheer Chái

      (New) Pink Sheer Chái is a specialty Green tea with spices, nuts, milk & sugar. (No nuts or sweetener options) Allergens: Tree-Nuts, Dairy.
      $4.25
    • Shahi Biryani

      Mughal/Shahi style Biryani made with fresh ground aromatic spices in Basmati rice and fresh herbs. Spicy, but available in mild heat. (Meat optional) Vegetarian, spicy, halal. Allergens: dairy
      $14.75
      Vegetarian, Spicy, Halal, and Contains Dairy
    • Chicken Dum Kababs (2)

      Spicy and flavorful. A lot of work goes into these traditional Pathan and Afghan skinless sausage delights. Contains fresh herbs and spices. Allergens: Wheat Spicy, Halal.
      $5.75
      Spicy, Halal, and Contains Dairy
    • Chicken Hándi

      Originating from clay-pot cooking, hence the name hándi, it is one of the most flavorful chicken curry you will taste. (Comes with one Naan flatbread) Halal. Allergens: dairy.
      $14.75
      Halal and Contains Dairy
    • Beef Chapli & Naan sandwich

      Beef Chapli Kabab and Raita in Naan! Simple and tasty! Authentic Peshawari Chapli Kababs made right here at Nina's. Optionally, add Romaine lettuce, Tomatoes and Onions. Allergens: Dairy.
      $9.75
      Halal, Contains Dairy, and Contains Egg
    • Sooji Halwa

      Nuts optional. Sooji Halwa (Semolina polenta) with cardamom is a must-have dessert. Simple, yet very flavorful. Vegetarian Allergens: Dairy, Wheat, Tree-nuts (optional)
      $5.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Tree-Nut
    • Mango Lassi (16 oz)

      Lassi at Nina's Desi Kitchen is made from Desi Dahi (yogurt). Desi Mangoes are added to Lassi for a unique sweet Mango Lassi flavor. Vegetarian. Allergens: dairy.
      $4.75
  • Street Food

    • Chicken Dum Kababs (2)

      Spicy and flavorful. A lot of work goes into these traditional Pathan and Afghan skinless sausage delights. Contains fresh herbs and spices. Allergens: Wheat Spicy, Halal.
      $5.75
      Spicy, Halal, and Contains Dairy
    • Chicken Shámi Kababs (2)

      One of the most delicate and best flavored pulled chicken Kabab patties you will ever have. They are made with eggs and cooked in a pan. Allergens: Egg
      $5.75
      Spicy, Halal, and Contains Egg
    • Peshawari Chapli Kabab (ea)

      Authentic Peshawari style Beef Chapli Kababs made right here in Southington. We do not play with the recipe and serve the most traditional version of the Peshawari Chapli Kababs here at Nina's Desi Kitchen. Please note: Chapli Kababs are supposed to be dark. Halal Allergens: Egg.
      $4.50
    • Nina's Chicken Leg & Thigh (ea)

      Whole leg, marinated in spices & Dahi, then baked for a unique taste available only at Nina's. Add optional fries to make it a meal. Good for kids as well. Allergens: Dairy. Halal
      $5.50
      Halal and Contains Dairy
    • Potato Cutlets (2)

      ​Spiced potato cutlets cooked to a golden color on a skillet. It is a vegetarian delight. Vegetarian, mild. Allergens: Egg, wheat.
      $5.25
    • Potato Samosas (2)

      Spiced diced potatoes wrapped in a Chapati style Roti and deep fried. Vegan. Allergens: wheat.
      $5.25
      Vegetarian and Contains Wheat
    • Chicken Samosas (2)

      Pulled chicken & spices wrapped in a Chapati style Roti and deep fried. Halal. Allergens: Wheat.
      $5.75
      Halal and Contains Wheat
    • Herb Potatoes Bowl

      Red potatoes cooked in Zaitoon (olive) oil with dry herbs.
      $8.75
      Vegetarian and Vegan
    • Potato Pikoras (6)

      Sliced Potatoes dipped in seasoned Gram flour and deep fried. Vegetarian
      $5.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Wheat
    • Onion Pikoras (6)

      Sliced/String Onions dipped in seasoned Gram flour and deep fried. Vegetarian
      $5.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Wheat
    • Paneer Cheese Pikoras (6)

      Dipped in seasoned gram flour and deep fried, Paneer Pikoras are the best way to eat Desi cheese. (Qty 6 regular order. Qty 3 with snack combo) Vegetarian. Allergens: Dairy
      $7.75
      Vegetarian, Contains Dairy, and Contains Wheat
    • Cholay Chát

      A cold spiced Chickpea-Dahi bowl for a quick snack. Comes with your choice of Chutneys. Available in mild-medium spice heat level. Add your choice of Samosa or Tortilla/Papri chips for a customized experience. For vegan option, choose Tamarind Chutney or no chutney option. Spicy, vegan, vegetarian. Allergens: Dairy.
      $5.75
      Vegan
    • Dahi Bhallay

      Dough dumplings in Zeera Raita. Served with choice of Tamarind and/or Herb chutneys. You could add Cholay chat for a little extra kick. Vegetarian, halal. Allergens: Dairy, Wheat, Soy.
      $5.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Dairy
    • Chicken Tenders (3), w/fries

      Deep fried lightly breaded chicken tenders, on a bed of thin long French fries. Allergens: Wheat
      $8.25
      Halal and Contains Wheat
    • Chicken Wings (6)

      Hot and tender, just the way you want them. Choose from a selection of flavors. Halal.
      $8.75
      Halal
    • French Fries

      Large order of thin long French Fries. Vegan
      $7.75
      Vegetarian
  • Rice

    • Shahi Biryani

      Mughal/Shahi style Biryani made with fresh ground aromatic spices in Basmati rice and fresh herbs. Spicy, but available in mild heat. (Meat optional) Vegetarian, spicy, halal. Allergens: dairy
      $14.75
      Vegetarian, Spicy, Halal, and Contains Dairy
    • Peshawari Pulao

      ​A staple flat-cinnamon and Garam Masala based Basmati rice Desi Pulao that goes well with any Raita, Chutney, Curry, or just by itself. Vegan, halal
      $12.75
      Vegetarian and Halal
    • Lemon and Herbs Rice

      A very aromatic twist on Zeera rice with fresh Cilantro and Lemon juice. Vegan.
      $12.75
      Vegetarian
    • Zeera Rice

      Aromatic Basmati rice with Cumin seeds & Green Cardamom. Enjoy with any curry or a Karahi to make it a great meal. Vegan.
      $10.75
      Vegetarian
  • Curries

    • Nina's Karahi

      Karahi has origins in Peshawar, where it is still cooked in traditional ways. Sticking to the traditions, we cook Karahi the same way, with tomatoes, green chili peppers, with minimal spices, and your choice of meat. Comes with one Tawa Naan. Alternative options available. Mild to Spicy (per request). Halal. Allergens: Soy.
      $15.75
      Spicy and Halal
    • Lamb Korma

      Nina's Lamb Korma is a unique korma curry experience. Tender lamb cooked in Dahi with rich dark spices including black pepper, black cardamom, flat-cinnamon, cloves, and more. Allergens: Tree-nuts (optional), Dairy.
      $15.74
    • Chicken Achari

      If you like aromatic spices, look no further. A fine example of how exotic spices and seeds should properly be used to make one of the most aromatic chicken curry. Available in mild-medium heat only. (Comes with one Naan flatbread) halal, spicy. Allergens: dairy.
      $14.75
      Halal
    • Chicken Hándi

      Originating from clay-pot cooking, hence the name hándi, it is one of the most flavorful chicken curry you will taste. (Comes with one Naan flatbread) Halal. Allergens: dairy.
      $14.75
      Halal and Contains Dairy
    • Beef Shank Nihari

      Slow cooked boneless Beef Shank chunks in Punjabi spices. (Comes with one Tawa Naan flatbread) Allergens: wheat Halal
      $15.75
      Halal and Contains Wheat
    • Beef Haleem

      A stew with Pulled Beef & Lentils with a distinct mix of spices. Enjoy it with a spoon like a thick soup, or with Rice, Roti, or Naan. Garnished with fresh Ginger & Sauteed Onions. (Comes with one Naan flatbread) halal Allergens: wheat, soy, tree-nuts
      $15.75
      Halal Contains Wheat
    • Eggplant Bharta

      Baked and lightly charred eggplants cooked in tomatoes, sauteed onions, and hot Thai chili peppers (optional). (Comes with Naan) Vegan.
      $11.75
      Vegan
    • Cholay Dal

      Chickpea curry cooked in tomatoes with mild spices for a great taste. (Comes with Naan) Vegan
      $11.75
      Vegan
    • Saag & Paneer Cheese

      A mix of leafy greens (including spinach & mustard), topped with skillet light golden Paneer cheese. (Available with one free Naan flatbread) vegetarian Allergens dairy
      $12.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Dairy
  • Wraps & more

    • Potato Cutlet & Naan sandwich

      Potato cutlets inside a naan with Zeera Raita. What else would you want! If you are vegetarian, this is one fulfilling meal. Optionally add Romaine lettuce, Tomatoes, & Onions. Vegetarian.
      $8.75
    • Chicken Shámi & Naan sandwich

      One of the most delicate and best flavored pulled Chicken Kababs you will ever have. Even better in a naan sandwich with Raita. Optionally add Romaine lettuce, Tomatoes, and Onions. Spicy, halal. Allergens: Dairy, egg.
      $8.75
      Spicy, Halal, and Contains Egg
    • Beef Chapli & Naan sandwich

      Beef Chapli Kabab and Raita in Naan! Simple and tasty! Authentic Peshawari Chapli Kababs made right here at Nina's. Optionally, add Romaine lettuce, Tomatoes and Onions. Allergens: Dairy.
      $9.75
      Halal, Contains Dairy, and Contains Egg
    • Roti Pocket

      Choose from Curries or Steak & Cheese for your pocket. ​Roti on the outside, and your favorite filler on the inside. There is a version of pocket for everyone. Note: Contains Romaine lettuce leaf, except the Steak & Cheese option. Vegan, vegetarian, halal. Allergens: wheat, dairy.
      $8.75
      Vegetarian, Halal, Contains Dairy, and Contains Wheat
    •  Roti Wrap

      Potato Cutlets, Chicken Shami Kababs or Chicken Dum Kababs, wrapped in artisan Roti with veggies and sauce. Vegetarian, halal. Allergens: Wheat, dairy, egg
      $7.75
      Vegetarian, Spicy, Halal, Contains Dairy, Contains Egg, and Contains Wheat
    • Omelet Paratha Wrap

      Fresh hot Parathas with a choice of your favorite egg omelet rolled inside. Allergens: Wheat
      $6.75
      Vegetarian, Halal, Contains Egg, and Contains Wheat
  • Salads

    • Bean Salad

      Refreshing and flavorful. Nina's Bean Salad bowl is a healthy portion of a mix of items including Celery, Avocado, Black Beans, Corn, Tomatoes and more, in Lemon juice. Vegan
      $8.50
    • Tabbouleh Salad

      ​A Desi twist on Tabbouleh salad, made with Couscous & Herbs. Very refreshing. vegan
      $8.50
    • Nina's House Salad

      Nina's House salad includes a variety of seasonal greens, shredded carrots & Feta cheese. Try with Nina's House Vinaigrette, per Chef's recommendation. vegan, vegetarian. Allergens: dairy.
      $8.50
  • Flatbreads

    • Naan

      Tawa naan flatbread. Allergens: Dairy, Wheat.
      $1.75
      Vegetarian, Contains Dairy, and Contains Wheat
    • 2 Rotis

      Thin artisan flatbread made on Tawa (Desi griddle). Vegetarian. Allergens: Wheat.
      $3.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Wheat
    • 2 Ghee Parathas

      Artisan flatbread made with Ghee on a Tawa (Desi griddle).
      $4.50
      Vegetarian, Contains Wheat, and Contains Dairy
  • Desserts

    • Sheer Khurma (6 oz)

      Sheer Khurma is a Mughal or Shahi dessert that is a flavorful delight to have. Made by cooking vermicelli in milk & sugar, and is flavored with cardamom & nuts. Vegetarian. Allergens: tree-nuts, dairy.
      $7.25
      Vegetarian, Contains Dairy, and Contains Tree-Nut
    • Sooji Halwa

      Nuts optional. Sooji Halwa (Semolina polenta) with cardamom is a must-have dessert. Simple, yet very flavorful. Vegetarian Allergens: Dairy, Wheat, Tree-nuts (optional)
      $5.75
      Vegetarian and Contains Tree-Nut
  • Teas

    • Pink Sheer Chái

      (New) Pink Sheer Chái is a specialty Green tea with spices, nuts, milk & sugar. (No nuts or sweetener options) Allergens: Tree-Nuts, Dairy.
      $4.25
    • Desi Chai

      Chái at Nina's Desi kitchen is prepared using loose Black Tea for the best possible flavor. Regular Chái, masala Chái, and Doodhpatti contain dairy milk. Kali Chái (Black tea) has no milk. Vegetarian, Vegan Allergens: dairy (except Kali chai)
      $2.50
      Vegetarian, Vegan, and Contains Dairy
    • Qehwa (Green Tea)

      Qehwa has origins in Qissa-Khwani bazaar of Peshawar, where travelers once stopped for teas & told stories of their travels. Qehwa at Nina's is that Peshawari style Jasmine Green tea, with green cardamom. Vegan.
      $2.25
      Vegan
  • Drinks

    • (New) Nina's Shahi Lassi

      A new addition to our growing list of refreshing drinks. Shahi Lassi has an exotic sweet floral flavor that you will love. Allergens: Tree-Nuts, Dairy
      $5.75
    • Mango Lassi (16 oz)

      Lassi at Nina's Desi Kitchen is made from Desi Dahi (yogurt). Desi Mangoes are added to Lassi for a unique sweet Mango Lassi flavor. Vegetarian. Allergens: dairy.
      $4.75
    • Desi Lassi (16 oz)

      Choose from Salty, or Sweet. Lassi at Nina's Desi kitchen is made from Desi Dahi (yogurt). The go-to drink of Desi people. Vegetarian. Allergens: dairy.
      $3.50
      Vegetarian and Contains Dairy
    • Red Refresher (20 oz)

      A century-old recipe of sweet refreshing drink made from herb, veggies & fruit extracts. Vegan.
      $2.75
      Vegan
    • Cucumber Water (20 oz)

      Nina's flavored water is light and refreshing. Vegan
      $2.75
      Vegan
    • Lemon-Mint Water (20 oz)

      Nina's flavored water is light and refreshing. Vegan
      $2.75
    • Coconut Water (can)

      Unsweetened Coconut water can. Goya product.
      $2.75
    • Snapple (20 oz)

      Regular & diet tea choices. Bottled.
      $3.00
    • Tropicana Juice (15.2 oz)

      Choice of Orange & Apple juice.
      $3.00
    • Soda (can)

      Coke products (Can).
      $1.75
    • Water (20 oz Bottle)

      20 oz
      $1.75
  • Condiments

    • Zeera Raita (2 oz)

      Raitas are Dahi yogurt based sauces. They are great for calming down hot or spicy food. Vegetarian. Allergens: Dairy.
      $2.00
      Vegetarian and Contains Dairy
    • Cucumber Raita (2 oz)

      Raitas are Dahi yogurt based sauces. They are great for calming down hot or spicy food. Vegetarian. Allergens: Dairy.
      $2.25
      Vegetarian and Contains Dairy
    • Herb Chutney (2 oz)

      Chutneys are sauces or salsas that are either tangy or hot. Herb Chutney contains green chili peppers as well for some heat. Spicy, Vegetarian.
      $2.25
      Vegan and Spicy
    • Tamarind Chutney (2 oz)

      Chutneys are sauces or salsas that are either tangy or hot. Tamarind Chutney is part tangy, part sweet. Vegan
      $2.75
    • Mango Mix Achar (Pickle in Oil, 3 oz)

      Mix pickle in oil. Mangoes, lemon, carrots, peppers, herbs, and spices all together pickled in oil. Vegan, spicy.
      $3.75
      Vegan and Spicy
    • Honey BBQ (3 oz)

      3 oz
      $2.25
    • Blue Cheese (3 oz)

      3 oz
      $2.25
    • Ranch (3 oz)

      3 oz
      $2.25
    • Hot sauce (3 oz)

      3 oz Spicy, Vegetarian.
      $2.25
    • Insane Fire! (2 oz)

      Caution: Insane Fire sauce is extremely hot. It contains a variety of ghost peppers. Spicy, Vegetarian.
      $3.25