Café Delhi

Café Delhi

Indian • Vegetarian • Street Food
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Location and hours

47 Melton Road, Leicester, LE4 6PN
Sunday
12:15 - 21:45
Monday
Tuesday - Saturday
12:15 - 21:45

47 Melton Road, Leicester, LE4 6PN • More info


  • Choti Choti Baatein (Nibbles)

    • Nacho Chaat

      Tortilla chips layered with masala salsa and spiced cheese, finished with dollops of yoghurt and chutney.
      £4.95
      Gluten Free
    • Poppadoms

      £0.90
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Trio of Homemade Chutneys

      £2.25
      Gluten Free
    • Roasted Chali

      Fire roasted corn on the cob, chilli salt, and lime rub.
      £3.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Gol Gappe Shots

      Crisp wheat bubbles, potato, chickpeas, tamarind (imli), spiced ‘jal jeera’ cumin water. Pop it whole in your mouth!
      £4.95
      Vegan
  • Saas Ki Pasand (Starters)

    • Chana Bhatura

      Pride of Punjab - spiced chickpeas and a fried fluffy bread.
      £6.75
    • Soya Shami Kebab

      Patties of soya and chana daal blended with herbs and spices, shallow fried on a skillet, served with a yoghurt dip. (yoghurt dip - not vegan).
      £5.25
      Vegan
    • Thepla Tacos

      Fenugreek (methi) flatbread served with chana masala and red onion.
      £5.75
      Vegan
    • Vegetable Pakode

      Popular tea time snack fritters - onions, cauliflower florets, aubergine, and crushed coriander seeds in cumin flavoured batter.
      £4.95
      Vegan
    • Bharwan Mushroom

      Mushrooms filled with aromatic paneer coated in spices, blazed in the tandoor.
      £5.75
    • Vada Pav

      Spiced potato fritter sandwiched between a pav (bun).
      £5.50
      Vegan
    • Chilli Paneer

      Paneer pan roasted with peppers, spring onions, and green chillies.
      £7.95
    • Jackfruit Manchurian

      Crispy chunks of young jackfruit (kathal) tossed in a flavoursome base of garlic, ginger, and chillies.
      £7.75
      Vegan
    • Okra Fries

      Spiced coated lady fingers.
      £4.95
      Vegan
    • Garlic and Chilli Mogo

      Cassava chips tossed in ground spices, chilli, and garlic.
      £5.95
      Vegan
    • Imli Masala Chips

      Chips coated with spices and a tangy tamarind glaze.
      £4.95
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Chilli Cheese Toast

      £3.95
    • Plain Dosa

      Savoury crisp paper thin rice and lentil crepe served with coconut chutney, spicy tomato chutney, and sambar (a lentil based stew).
      £5.95
      Vegan-Gluten Free
    • Jackfruit Steamed Bao

      Fluffy steamed bun hugging pulled fragrant jackfruit and crispy salad.
      £6.95
    • Kulcha Chole

      Stuffed kulcha bao with spiced potato, chickpeas, tomato, and onion, finished with lime.
      £5.75
    • Famous Samosas of Chandni Chowk

      Punjabi style samosas stuffed with spiced pea and potato, in a flaky and crisp pastry.
      £4.75
      Vegan
    • Onion Bhaji

      Brunnoise of onions in light chickpea batter served with coriander chutney and lime wedges.
      £4.50
      Vegan
    • Cheese and Chilli Kulcha

      Crisp as well as soft leavened bread stuffed with red leicester cheese and chill.
      £5.75
    • Bread Pakora

      Bread layered with spiced paneer and potato, dipped in a gram flour batter and deep fried until crisp.
      £4.25
    • Dhokla

      Steamed chickpea cake served with tamarind chutney.
      £4.95
      Vegan
    • Pau Bhaji

      Soft buttered pao bun with the classic mashed potato - vegetable curry, chopped onion, and coriander.
      £5.75
    • Mix Veg Manchurian - Mix Veg

      Mix veg dumplings tossed in a flavoursome base of garlic, ginger, and chillies.
      £7.75
      Vegan
    • Momos - Paneer or Soya

      Stuffed steamed dumplings filled with spiced soya or spiced ground paneer pinched into bitesize parcels, served with a chilli dip.
      £6.75
      Vegan
    • Mogo Chips

      Cassava chips served with a chilli dip..
      £4.95
      Vegan
    • Mirchi Chips

      Chips tossed with chillies, peppers, and onions.
      £4.95
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Café Delhi Special Chip Butty

      £5.50
    • Idli Sambar

      Teamed savoury de-husked lentils and rice pillows, served with sambar and coconut chutney.
      £4.95
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Masala Dosa

      Savoury crisp paper thin rice and lentil crepe served with potato masala, onion, ginger, and chillies, with a side of sambar and coconut chutney.
      £6.75
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Crispy Potato Bhajia

      Paper thin potato slices coated in spices, fried until crisp served with a dip.
      £6.25
      Vegan
  • ‘Dilli’ Chaat Bhandar

    • Somasa Chaat

      Samosa, spiced chickpeas, crispy vermicelli, yoghurt, and tamarind chutney.
      £6.75
    • Dahi Bhalla Chaat

      Soft lentil dumplings in a seasoned yogurt topped with papdi and chutney.
      £5.75
    • Dahi Puri

      Puffed hollow wheat biscuits, chaat masala yoghurt and tamarind chutney, with pomegranate and crispy sev.
      £4.95
    • Crispy Bhajia Chaat

      Potato fritters with meetha (sweet) yoghurt, imli chutney, pomegranate, crunchy sev, and besan boondi.
      £6.75
    • Aloo Tikki Chaat

      Potato cakes with chickpeas, chaat masala yoghurt, and chutney.
      £6.50
    • Papdi Chaat

      Crisp flour pancake spheres, chickpeas, potatoes, yoghurt, and mint and tamarind chutney.
      £5.75
    • Bhel Puri - Old Delhi Style

      Crunchy puffed rice and nylon sev tossed with onions, seasoned potato, tomato, and chutney finished with chaat masala and lime.
      £4.95
  • Noodles

    • Hamaari Maggi

      Iconic Indian snack - maggi noodles and crispy vegetables stir fried in a blend of masala.
      £7.25
      Vegan
    • Veg Hakka Noodles

      Hakka noodles stir-fried with cabbage, carrots, peppers, and onion.
      £7.95
      Vegan
    • Paneer Makhani Noodles

      Hakka noodles and panner tossed in a sauce of tomato and fenugreek.
      £7.95
  • Cafe Delhi Kati Rolls

    • Soya Tikka Wrap with Chips

      £9.50
    • Aloo Tikki Wrap with Chips

      £9.50
    • Paneer Tikka Wrap with Chips

      £9.50
    • Jackfruit Wrap with Chips

      £9.50
  • Tandoor Se

    • Paneer Tikka

      Indian cheese in a cumin infused yoghurt marinade, cooked in the tandoor.
      £7.95
      Gluten Free
    • Haryali Soya Tikka

      Soya tikka marinated with coriander, mint, and chilli, blazed over charcoal.
      £7.75
    • Malai Soya Tikka

      Soya pieces marinated in a natural yoghurt, garlic, cheese, and ground masala.
      £7.75
    • Paneer Tikka Kebab

      Marinated pieces of paneer, onions and capsicums blazed over charcoal, served on a fresh naan with a crunchy leaf salad, cucumber and mint yoghurt sauce.
      £8.95
    • Soya Tikka

      Marinated with garlic, kashmiri chilli, fresh hung curd, and root ginger.
      £7.75
    • Achari Soya Tikka

      Char-grilled soya marinated in pickling spices.
      £7.75
    • Gunpowder Soya Winglets

      Soya wings tossed in gunpowder seasoning, glazed in our special marinade.
      £7.75
    • Malai Soya Tikka Kebab

      Soya pieces marinated in natural yogurt, garlic, cheese and ground masala grilled over charcoal, served on a fresh naan with a crunchy leaf salad, cucumber and mint yoghurt sauce.
      £8.95
  • Daadi Ki Rasoi Se (Curries)

    • Tikka Masala

      Classic which requires no introduction.
      £8.50
      Contains Nuts
    • Makhan Wala

      A classical delhi sauce of tomato and fenugreek.
      £8.50
      Contains Nuts
    • Garlic Chilli

      Roasted garlic, root ginger, and a hot and spicy chilli flavoured base, finished with spring onions and chilli.
      £8.50
    • Lasooni Palak

      Fresh spinach simmered with ground spices, garlic, and caramelised onions.
      £8.50
    • Chana Masala

      White chickpeas tempered with onion, tomatoes, and spices.
      £8.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Aloo Jeera

      Potatoes tossed with cumin seeds and Indian spices.
      £8.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Punjabi Kadhi Pakora

      Yoghurt based delicacy with fenugreek (methi) dumplings.
      £8.50
      Gluten Free
    • Malai Kofta

      Dumplings of paneer and potatoes simmered in a delicious velvety malai sauce.
      £8.50
      Gluten Free
    • Dum Pukht Biryani

      Basmati rice, spiced vegetables, and paneer in a copper pot sealed with a dough lid, slow cooked over a low charcoal flame.
      £8.50
    • Daal Makhani

      Most eaten dish in India" - lentils and red kidney beans simmered for 12 hours, finished with garam masala and cream.
      £8.50
      Gluten Free
    • Butter Masala

      Smooth textured sauce, creamy yet spicy.
      £8.50
    • Methi Malai

      Smooth creamy malai sauce scented with fenugreek.
      £8.50
    • Aloo Gobi Masala

      Rustic potato and cauliflower flavoured with cumin and spices.
      £8.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Karahi with Cayenne and Jeera

      Onions and capsicum pan roasted with cumin seeds, root ginger, garlic, and tomatoes.
      £8.50
    • Aloo Benghan

      Aubergine and potatoes tossed with tomatoes and onions.
      £8.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Sarson Ka Saag

      A North Indian delicacy - mustard greens and spinach, traditionally eaten with makki ki roti.
      £8.50
      Gluten Free
    • Matar Paneer

      Indian cottage cheese cooked with tomato, onion, ginger, and green peas.
      £8.50
      Gluten Free
    • Bindi

      Okra sautéed in onion, garlic, green chillies, and coriander.
      £8.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Tharka Daal

      Medley of yellow lentils with ginger, tomato, and green chilli.
      £8.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
  • Bahu Ke Haathon Se (Breads)

    • Tandoori Roti

      £2.75
      Vegan
    • Makki Ki Roti

      Popular Punjabi flat bread made from corn flour, traditionally eaten with sarson ka saag.
      £2.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Bhatura

      A fluffy deep-fried bread.
      £1.25
    • Butter Naan

      Soft, fluffy Indian oven-baked flatbread
      £2.75
    • Cheese and Chilli Naan

      £3.25
    • Phulka

      Classic chapati.
      £1.75
      Vegan
    • Bajre Ki Roti

      Pearl millet-based flatbread.
      £2.50
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Naan

      £2.75
    • Garlic and Coriander Naan

      £2.95
    • Peshwari Naan

      Coconut, cherry and raisin stuffing, glazed with honey.
      £3.50
      Contains Nuts
  • Paranthe Wali Gali

    • Plain Parantha

      £2.75
    • Gobi Paratha

      Filled with cauliflower flavoured with cumin and spices.
      £3.25
    • Lacha Paratha

      A many-layered buttery flaky flatbread.
      £2.95
    • Methi Thepla

      Flatbread made from fenugreek leaves, whole wheat flour along with some spices.
      £1.75
      Vegan
    • Aloo Parantha

      Filled with masala potato and onions.
      £3.25
    • Paneer Paratha

      Filled with masala shahi paneer.
      £3.75
    • Mooli Paratha

      Filled with shredded radish and spices.
      £3.25
  • Indian Summer Salads

    • Punjabi Pyaaz

      Sliced red onions with cumin, chilli, and fresh coriander.
      £1.95
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Chatpati Moongfall

      Peanut salad, diced tomatoes, onion, and coriander in a chaat masala.
      £4.25
      Vegan - Gluten Free - Contains Nuts
    • Indian Salad

      Cucumber, carrot, onion, and tomato.
      £2.95
      Vegan - Gluten Free
  • Sath Sath (Sides)

    • Basmati Boiled Rice

      A great accompaniment to any curry
      £3.25
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Cucumber Raita

      Yoghurt with cucumber, mint, and toasted cumin.
      £2.75
      Gluten Free
    • Natural Yoghurt

      £1.95
      Gluten Free
    • Basmati Pilau Rice

      A great accompaniment to any curry
      £3.95
      Vegan - Gluten Free
    • Boondi Raita

      Fried gram flour pearls in yoghurt mixed with crushed pepper and chopped coriander.
      £3.25
  • Meethi Meethi Baatein (Desserts)

    • Rasmalai

      Unripened curd cheese dumplings in a puddle of sweet saffron milk.
      £4.75
      Gluten Free - Contains Nuts
    • Gajar Ka Halwa

      Warm caramelised carrot pudding with pistachio and almond.
      £4.75
      Gluten Free
    • Nutella Naan

      Can never go wrong with Nutella on anything.
      £6.25
      Contains Nuts
    • Gulab Jamun

      Indian donuts soaked in a saffron and rose scented syrup.
      £4.75
      Contains Nuts
    • Jalebi Rabri

      Indian milk pudding with rosewater, cardamom, and crushed pistachio. To top it, sugar syrup golden-coloured rings of deep-fried maida batter.
      £5.25
      Contains Nuts
    • Chocolate Cookie Dough

      Soft baked cookie dough.
      £5.75
      Contains Nuts
Café Delhi has a FHRS rating of 5. This information was updated on 30/08/2020. The current rating is on their page on the FSA Website. Allergies, intolerances and dietary requirements: Before ordering, please contact the restaurant directly and ask to speak to a member of staff who can assist if you require information about ingredients and help cater for your needs.