Masala Indian Cuisine

Masala Indian Cuisine

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Location and hours

9 S Dubuque St, IOWA CITY, IA 52240
Sunday
05:00 PM - 09:30 PMMenu
Monday - Wednesday
05:00 PM - 09:30 PMMenu
11:00 AM - 02:30 PMMenu
Thursday
05:00 PM - 10:00 PMMenu
11:00 AM - 02:30 PMMenu
Friday
05:00 PM - 10:00 PMMenu
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMMenu
Saturday
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMMenu

9 S Dubuque St, IOWA CITY, IA 52240 • More info

Opens at 11:00 AM

  • Appetizers

    • Samosa 

      Two savory triangular pastries filled with potatoes and peas. Served with mint and tamarind chutneys.
      $3.95
      Vegan
    • Samosa Chole

      Savory triangular pastry with chick peas and yogurt. Served with chutneys.
      $6.95
    • Pakora

      Spicy fritters of potato, spinach, onion, and cauliflower. Served with chutneys.
      $3.95
      Vegan
    • Lasooni Gobhi

      Stir-fried florets of cauliflower sauteed with garlic, ginger, and sesame sauce.
      $6.95
      Gluten Free
    • Eggplant Pakora

      Slice of fresh eggplant dipped in gram flour and fried. Served with chutneys.
      $3.95
      Vegan and Gluten Free
    • Paneer Pakora

      Slice of Indian cheese dipped in gram flour and fried. Served with chutneys.
      $6.95
      Gluten Free
    • Vegetarian Platter

      Combination of Samosa, Pakora, Paneer Pakora, Eggplant Pakora, Aloo Tikki, and Poppadom.
      $8.95
      Vegetarian
    • Scallop Bhuna

      Sauteed with spring onions and chef's special sauce.
      $9.95
      Gluten Free
    • Garlic Shrimp

      Garlic flavored sauteed shrimp.
      $9.95
      Gluten Free
    • Reshmi Kebab

      Mildly spiced ground chicken skewered and grilled in clay oven.
      $8.95
      Gluten Free
    • Malai Kebab

      Chicken breast marinated in cream cheese with ginger and spices broiled in Tandoor.
      $8.95
      Gluten Free
  • Soup and Salad

    • Tomato Soup

      Freshly prepared tomato soup seasoned with herbs and spices.
      $4.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Soup

      Chicken soup flavored with herbs and spices.
      $4.95
      Gluten Free
    • Mulligatawni Soup

      Lightly spiced yellow lentil soup.
      $4.95
      Vegan and Gluten Free
    • Mixed Green Salad

      $4.95
      Gluten Free
  • Tandoori Seafood Specialties

    • Fish Tikka

      Cubes of fresh salmon/tilapia marinated and grilled to perfection in tandoor.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Tandoori Shrimp

      Jumbo shrimp marinated in yogurt and spices broiled in tandoor.
      $13.95
      Gluten Free
    • Tandoori Seafood Plate

      Combination of fish, tikka, tandoori shrimp, and scallops.
      $17.95
      Gluten Free
  • Chicken and Lamb

    • Tandoori Chicken

      Chicken marinated in yogurt and spices and broiled in tandoor.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Tikka

      Boneless cubes of chicken breast, marinated in yogurt, and spices broiled in tandoor.
      $11.95
      Gluten Free
    • Tangri Kabob

      Chicken drumsticks marinated in sour cream and spices broiled in tandoor.
      $11.95
      Gluten Free
    • Seekh Kabob

      Ground lamb seasoned with herbs and spices grilled on skewers.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Tandoori Mixed Grill

      Combination of tandoori mixed chicken tikka, seekh kabob, and shrimp.
      $17.95
      Gluten Free
  • Chicken Specialties

    • Chicken Curry

      Chicken cooked in freshly ground spices and light gravy.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Tikka Masala

      Chicken barbequed in a clay oven and cooked in mild tomatoes and creamy sauce.
      $11.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Korma

      Boneless pieces of chicken cooked in almond and cashew-nut sauce.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Vindalu

      Goan style hot and sour chicken curry with potatoes.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chili Chicken

      Hot and sour chicken sauteed with green peppers, onions, and herbs.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Kalimirchi

      Tangy chicken cooked with freshly grounded black peppers.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Saag

      Boneless pieces of chicken cooked with fresh spinach, herbs, and spices.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Jalfrezi

      Boneless pieces of chicken flavored with fresh peppers, tomatoes, onion, and spices.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Mango Chicken

      Boneless pieces of chicken cooked in fresh mango pulp and traditional spices.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Bhuna

      Chef's special.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
  • Lamb Specialties

    • Lamb Rogan Josh

      Boneless juicy pieces of lamb cooked in traditional curry sauce.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Lamb Tikka Masala

      Tender pieces of lamb cooked in tomato and creamy sauce.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Lamb Korma

      Cubes of lamb cooked in almonds and cashew nut sauce.
      $12.95
    • Kadai Lamb

      Tender pieces of lamb cooked with green peppers, ginger, garlic, and spice.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Lamb Vindalu

      Goan style hot and sour lamb curry with potatoes.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Lamb Saag

      Tender pieces of lamb cooked with fresh spinach, herbs, and spices.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Mango Lamb

      Tender pieces of lamb cooked with mango pulp and traditional spices.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Lamb Bhuna

      Chef's special.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
  • Seafood Specialties

    • Goa Fish Curry

      Fish curry made with freshly ground coconut and an array of Goan spices.
      $13.95
      Gluten Free
    • Shrimp Tikka Masala

      Shrimp cooked in tomatoes and creamy sauce.
      $14.95
      Gluten Free
    • Shrimp Korma

      Shrimp cooked in almond and cashew nut sauce.
      $14.95
      Gluten Free
    • Shrimp Saag

      Shrimp cooked with fresh spinach, herbs, and spices.
      $14.95
      Gluten Free
    • Shrimp Jalfrezi

      Shrimp sauteed with green peppers, onions, and tomatoes.
      $14.95
      Gluten Free
    • Shrimp Vindalu

      Goan style hot and sour shrimp curry with potatoes.
      $14.95
      Gluten Free
  • Vegetarian Specialties

    • Bengan Bhartha

      Fresh roasted eggplant cooked with tomatoes, onions, herbs, and spices.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Aloo Gobhi

      Potatoes and cauliflower complement each other in this traditional Indian favorite.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten Free
    • Saag Paneer

      Spinach cooked delicately with Indian cheese cubes.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Saag Chana

      Spinach cooked delicately with chickpeas.
      $9.95
      Vegan and Gluten Free
    • Matter Paneer

      Peas cooked with spices, tomatoes, and Indian cheese cubes.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Vegetable Jalfrezie

      Sauteed seasonal fresh vegetables in spices, ginger, and garlic.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten Free
    • Coconut Curry

      Fresh vegetables cooked with coconut milk.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten Free
    • Punjabi Curry

      Curry made with yogurt and gram flour cooked with vegetable fritters and spiced to perfection.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian
    • Punjabi Bhaji

      Vegetable fritters cooked with rich sauce.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian
    • Navratan Korma

      Fresh vegetables cooked in special curry sauce.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Malai Kofta

      Fresh grated vegetables and Indian-style cheese formed into balls and cooked in a rich sauce.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Kadai Paneer

      Cottage cheese sauteed with onions, green peppers, and tomatoes.
      $10.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Paneer Tikka Masala

      Cottage cheese cooked in tomatoes and creamy sauce.
      $10.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Dal Makhni

      Lentils sauteed with tomatoes, ginger, garlic, and herbs cooked over slow fire.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian and Gluten Free
    • Masala Dal

      A Massoor dal flavored with garlic, ginger and onion.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten Free
    • Chana Masala

      A chickpea dal simmered in a tomato and onion gravy with a delicate blend of spices.
      $9.95
      Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten Free
  • Rice Specialties

    • Vegetable Biryani

      Basmati rice cooked with mixed vegetables flavored with saffron and nuts.
      $10.95
      Gluten Free
    • Chicken Biryani

      Basmati rice cooked with pieces of chicken, herbs, spices, saffron and nuts.
      $11.95
      Gluten Free
    • Lamb Biryani

      Basmati rice cooked with pieces of lamb, herbs, spices, saffron and nuts.
      $12.95
      Gluten Free
    • Shrimp Biryani

      Basmati rice cooked with layers of shrimp and flavored with saffron and nuts.
      $14.95
      Gluten Free
  • Roti (Breads) and Rice

    • Plain Naan

      Teardrop shaped leavened bread baked in tandoor oven.
      $2.50
    • Garlic Naan

      Teardrop shaped leavened bread stuffed with garlic and baked in tandoor oven.
      $3.00
    • Onion Naan

      Teardrop shaped leavened bread stuffed with onion and baked in tandoor oven.
      $3.50
    • Peshawary Naan

      Bread with a nut and coconut filling.
      $3.50
    • Paneer Naan

      Bread with a spicy hot cheese filling. Chef's special creation.
      $3.50
    • Aloo Naan

      Multi layered bread stuffed with potato and topped with butter.
      $3.50
    • Tandoori Roti

      Round whole wheat bread baked in tandoor oven.
      $2.50
      Vegan
    • Plain Parantha

      Multi-layered whole wheat bread topped with butter.
      $3.50
      Vegan
    • Poori

      Two pieces of deep-fried puffy bread made of whole wheat.
      $3.50
    • Batura

      Deep-fried puffy bread.
      $2.50
    • Basmati Rice

      $1.95
  • South Indian Entrees

    • Masala Dosa

      $9.95
      Vegan and Gluten Free
  • Accompaniments

    • Raita

      Carrot, potato, and yogurt.
      $2.50
      Gluten Free
    • Mango Chutney

      Sliced mango relish.
      $2.50
      Gluten Free
    • Achar

      Indian mixed pickle.
      $2.50
      Gluten Free
  • Beverages

    • Bottled Soda

      $2.50
    • Iced Tea

      $2.50
    • Hot Tea

      $1.95
    • Masala Tea

      $2.50
    • Coffee

      $1.95
    • Mango Shake

      $3.50
    • Mango Juice

      $3.50
    • Mango Lassi

      $3.50
    • Rose Lassi

      $3.50
    • Salt Lassi

      $3.50
    • Sweet Lasi

      $3.50
  • Desserts

    • Kheer

      A delicious Indian rice pudding.
      $3.95
      Gluten Free
    • Gulab Jamun

      Dough balls deep-fried and soaked in a sugar syrup.
      $3.95
    • Mango Ice Cream

      Indian ice cream flavored with mango.
      $3.95
      Gluten Free
    • Rasmalai

      Cheese patties simmered in milk and flavored with pistachios and rose water.
      $4.95
      Gluten Free
    • Mango Pudding

      Mango with vanilla and tropical mixed fruit.
      $4.95
      Gluten Free