Masala Art (SW)

Masala Art (SW)

$$ • Indian • Indian Curry • Vegetarian Friendly

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Location and hours

1101 4th St Sw, Washington, DC 20024
Every Day
05:00 PM - 09:30 PM

1101 4th St Sw, Washington, DC 20024 • More info

Opens at 5:00 PM

  • Appetizers

    • Samosa

      Fried patties stuffed with potatoes and peas.
      $6.00
    • Bhelpuri

      Puffed rice, chickpea vermicelli, peanuts, chopped onion, diced, cilantro, and drizzled with tamarind chutney.
      $6.00
      Contains Nuts
    • Dahi Papdi

      Fried flour crisps and moong dal dumpling topped with yogurt and chutneys.
      $6.00
    • Ragda Patties

      Potato patties on a bed of white peas and topped with chutneys.
      $8.00
    • Bhune Bhutte ki Tikki

      Patties of grated sweet corn coated with sesame seeds.
      $7.00
    • Broccoli and Peas Shammi

      Patties of broccoli and peas stuffed with drunken raisins.
      $7.00
    • Dal Chawal ki Tikki

      Rice and lentil cakes with chopped onion, ginger, and green chillies.
      $6.00
    • Pani Poori

      Puffed hollows stuffed with diced potatoes and chickpeas topped with chutneys eaten whole in one bite.
      $6.00
    • Pyaz ki Bhaji

      Onion rings in chickpeas batter.
      $6.00
    • Kafir Lime and Basil Chicken Tikka

      Chicken tikka marinated with spices and flavored with basil and kafir lime leaves.
      $8.00
    • Mutton ki Nizami Pudina Seekh

      Lamb seekh kebab flavored with jalapenos and mint.
      $9.00
    • Chicken Chilli 65

      Marinated morsels of chicken tossed in a spicy South Indian sauce.
      $8.00
    • Amritsari Fish Tukra

      fried fish marinated with spices served with chutney.
      $8.00
    • Calamari

      Calamari sauteed in tomato sauce with hint of coconut and lemon.
      $7.00
  • Tandoori Specialities

    • Tandoori Prawns Peri Peri

      Jumbo prawns marinated in spicy peri peri masala.
      $26.00
    • Tandoori Chicken

      Half a chicken marinated in yogurt and saffron.
      $16.00
    • Murg Chandi Tikka

      Chicken tikka so tender and juicy it melts in the mouth.
      $17.00
    • Maas ka Soola

      Marinated and dry spice rubbed chunks of lamb.
      $19.00
    • Tandoori Lamb Chops

      Succulent lamb chops marinated with spices.
      $28.00
    • Tandoori Salmon

      With sambal oelek, honey and dill marinade.
      $24.00
    • Kastoori Paneer Tikka

      Marinated chunks of cottage cheese, bell peppers, and onion flavored with star anise and peppercorn.
      $16.00
  • Tawa Selection

    • Bhindi Amchoor

      Okra tossed with onion and mango powder. A thicker version of the household griddle is used to cook food very fast. The outer rim is used to keep the food warm and needs to be constantly stirred to avoid burning. It is also used for preparation of unleavened Indian breads and for dry roasting.
      $14.00
    • Jaipuri Aloo

      Potato cubes tossed in tawa sauce hinted with black pepper. A thicker version of the household griddle is used to cook food very fast. The outer rim is used to keep the food warm and needs to be constantly stirred to avoid burning. It is also used for preparation of unleavened Indian breads and for dry roasting.
      $14.00
      Contains Nuts
    • Shrimp Tawa Tak a Tak

      Shrimp cooked with bell pepper, onion, and whole spices. A thicker version of the household griddle is used to cook food very fast. The outer rim is used to keep the food warm and needs to be constantly stirred to avoid burning. It is also used for preparation of unleavened Indian breads and for dry roasting.
      $26.00
    • Tandoori Murg ki Khurchan

      Pulled tandoori chicken tossed with tawa sauce. A thicker version of the household griddle is used to cook food very fast. The outer rim is used to keep the food warm and needs to be constantly stirred to avoid burning. It is also used for preparation of unleavened Indian breads and for dry roasting.
      $16.00
    • Khade Masale Wala Paneer

      Cubes of cottage cheese with whole spices tossed with tawa gravy. A thicker version of the household griddle is used to cook food very fast. The outer rim is used to keep the food warm and needs to be constantly stirred to avoid burning. It is also used for preparation of unleavened Indian breads and for dry roasting.
      $14.00
  • Non Vegetarian Specialties

    • Jeer Mirya Shrimp Kadi

      Shrimp in coconut sauce with cumin and peppercorn a Goan specialty.
      $26.00
    • Sarson Wali Fish Curry

      Bengali fish curry with mustard and coconut.
      $23.00
      Contains Nuts
    • Pista Murg

      Pista murg.
      $18.00
      Contains Nuts
    • Murg Saag Wala

      Chicken in creamy burnt garlic flavored spinach.
      $17.00
    • Dum ka Murg

      Juicy and tender chicken cooked in its own juices with cashew nut and saffron gravy.
      $17.00
      Contains Nuts
    • Murg Tikka Lababdar

      Chicken tikka in a chunky onion tomato gravy.
      $17.00
    • Murg Makhani

      Chicken in a tomato cream sauce with fenugreek.
      $17.00
    • Chukandar Gosht

      Lamb curry with beets flavored with masala.
      $18.00
    • Gosht Veruval

      Lamb curry with crushed black pepper, fennel, and cardamom.
      $18.00
    • Chicken Chettinad

      Chicken curry with roasted spices and coconut.
      $17.00
    • Laal Maans

      Favorite of the Rajput warriors in Rajasthan. Fiery lamb curry.
      $18.00
    • Lamb Nilgiri Korma

      Lamb in a rich mint and cilantro gravy.
      $18.00
      Contains Nuts
    • Rogani Nalli

      Lamb shank in a rich saffron yogurt sauce
      $18.00
  • Vegetarian Specialties

    • Paneer Rizzala

      Paneer cubes with gowda masala and hint of red chilli paste.
      $14.00
      Vegetarian and Contains Nuts
    • Baingan Mirch ka Salan

      A delicacy from South of India baby eggplant and jalapenos in peanut and sesame sauce.
      $14.00
      Vegetarian and Contains Nuts
    • Gobi Tak a Tin

      Cauliflower tossed with onion and bell pepper flavored dried fenugreek leaves.
      $14.00
      Vegetarian
    • Goat Cheese Akhrot Kofta

      Dumplings of goat cheese stuffed with walnuts in a fragnant sauce.
      $15.00
      Vegetarian and Contains Nuts
    • Mixed Vegetable Kalonji

      Tossed vegetables with onion seeds and tawa masala.
      $13.00
      Vegetarian
    • Lehsun Corn Palak

      Creamy spinach and corn tempered with garlic.
      $13.00
      Vegetarian
    • Saag Paneer

      An all time favorite cottage cheese in creamy spinach.
      $14.00
      Vegetarian
    • Baingan Bharta

      Tandoor roasted eggplant, mashed, and tempered with onion, tomato and cilantro.
      $13.00
      Vegetarian
    • Paneer Makhan Masala

      Cottage cheese in a rich tomato cream sauce.
      $14.00
      Vegetarian
    • Tofu Garam Masala

      Tofu in chilli coconut sauce spiced with garam masala
      $13.00
      Vegetarian
    • Dal Makhani

      Black lentil rich and creamy.
      $12.00
      Vegetarian
    • Dal Amritsari

      Yellow lentils tempered with onion, tomato, and cilantro.
      $11.00
      Vegetarian
    • Chana Masala

      Punjabi style chick peas curry.
      $12.00
      Vegetarian
  • Biryani

    • Lamb Biryani

      Marinated lamb biryani cooked in its own juices. Biryani is a rice dish delicately cooked, wonderfully spiced, and enjoyed heartily.
      $19.00
    • Shrimp Biryani

      Biryani is a rice dish delicately cooked, wonderfully spiced, and enjoyed heartily.
      $26.00
    • Chicken Biryani

      Fragnant and delicious. Biryani is a rice dish delicately cooked, wonderfully spiced, and enjoyed heartily.
      $18.00
    • Chana Pudina Chilgoza Biryani

      Chickpeas, pine nuts, and mint biryani. Biryani is a rice dish delicately cooked, wonderfully spiced, and enjoyed heartily.
      $16.00
      Contains Nuts
  • Accompaniments

    • Pulao

      $3.00
    • Steamed Rice

      $2.00
    • Raita

      $4.00
    • Papaddum

      $2.00
    • Onion Salad

      $2.00
    • Mango Chutney

      $2.00
    • Chutney Platter

      $5.00
    • Pickle

      $2.00
  • Breads

    • Naan

      A soft white flour bread.
      $3.00
    • Butter Naan

      Soft white flour bread layered with butter
      $4.00
    • Garlic Chilli Naan

      A white flour bread with fresh garlic and crushed red pepper.
      $4.00
    • Rock salt and Cilantro Naan

      A white flour bread topped with rock salt and fresh cilantro.
      $4.00
    • Lachha Paratha

      Whole wheat bread with butter.
      $3.00
    • Pudina Paratha

      Whole wheat bread with fresh mint.
      $3.00
    • Tandoori Roti

      Unleavened whole wheat bread.
      $3.00
    • Onion Kulcha

      White flour bread stuffed with chopped onion.
      $4.00
    • Aloo Paratha

      Whole wheat bread stuffed with mashed potatoes, ginger, and green chillies.
      $4.00
    • Missi Roti

      Gluten free chick pea flour bread.
      $3.00
      Gluten Free
    • Goat Cheese Kulcha

      White flour bread stuffed with goat cheese.
      $4.00
  • Desserts

    • Gulab Jamun

      $8.00
    • Rice Pudding

      Traditional rice pudding.
      $8.00
    • Malai Shahi Tukra

      Indian bread pudding.
      $8.00
    • Rasmalai

      Cottage cheese dumpling in sweetened milk reduction.
      $7.00