Taste Of Malabar

Cafe Malabar is Taste of Malabar Now !!!

Onam Sadhya @tasteofmalabar

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Our Menu.

Foods

Veg. Starters


Onion Bhaji (VG,GF )   £3.50

Spicy, Crisp Indian fritters made with onions and gram flour (a big plus for gluten-free eaters!) are the ultimate Indian snacks, served with tomato chutney.

Vegetable Samosa (V, VG)  £3.50

Contains mixed vegetables, triangular shaped stuffed pastry snack that are deep fried.

Plain Vada ( VG, GF )  £3.50

Spicy donuts made with white lentils, onion, ginger and green chilli, served  with coconut chutney.

Rasa Vada ( VG, GF )  £4.95

Spicy donuts soaked in Rasam

Thir Vada ( VG, GF )  £4.50

Spicy donuts soaked in spicy yogurt.

Sambar Vada ( VG, GF )  £4.95

Spicy donuts soaked in sambar.

Aubergine Pakora ( VG, GF )  £4.50

 Deep-fried aubergine slices in an aromatic batter and served with tomato chutney.

Rasam ( VG, GF )  £2.95

Warming spicy soup traditionally served as a digestive between courses.


Lentil Soup ( VG, GF )  £3.95

A fresh flavour of lentils cooked with chillies, garlic, tomatoes and black pepper.


Mushroom 65( VG, GF )  £5.50

Deep-fried with aromatic batter, served with our fresh salad & chutney.

Paneer Pakora ( VG, GF )  £4.95

 Marinated paneer (Indian cheese) dipped in a batter and deep fried. Makes a nice crispy outside and soft coriander. It is shallow fried and served with tomato chutney.

Mushroom Fry ( VG, GF ) £4.95

Fresh mushroom marinated in a spicy paste made from cornflour, green chillies and coriander. It is shallow fried and served with tomato chutney.

Mysore Bonda (VG, GF)  £3.95

Potato balls faced with fresh ginger, curry leaves, coriander and black mustard seeds in chick pea flour batter, crispy fried and served with creamy coconut chutney.

Poppodom ( VG, GF ) £1.00

Served with mango chutney, mint sauce and onion salad.

Non Veg. Starters


Chicken 65 (GF) £5.95

Deep-fried with an aromatic batter, served with our fresh salad and chutney.

Chicken Fry (GF)  £4.95

Specially chicken pieces marinated with Malabar spices.

Chicken Tikka (GF)  £5.95

Baked in a clay oven, using yogurt red chilli, ginger paste, garlic paste and lemon juice.

Chicken Butter Fry (GF) £4.95

Boneless chicken pieces marinated in refreshing spiced yogurt and fried in the traditional fashion with Indian shallots.

King Prawn Fry £ 5.95

Crunchy battered fried king prawn with cornflour, egg, chilli powder, ginger and garlic. This prawn dish takes on an usually enticing flavour.

Fish Fry £ 5.95

Shallow fried kingfish marinated with Malabar spices.

Squid Fry £ 5.50

Fresh Squid dipped in a batter of garlic paste,cornflour, chilly powder and black pepper.

Lamb Cutlet £ 5.95

 Wheat, egg, lamb, onion, potato and ginger, fried in breadcrumbs.

Biriyani Specialties


Aromatic Basmati Rice Prepared as a main dish with exotic spices served with mixed curry.

Chicken Biriyani (GF) £8.95

King Prawn Biriyani (GF ) £9.95

Vegetable Biriyani (GF,VG) £7.95

Lamb Biriyani (GF) £9.50

Kingfish Biriyani (GF) £9.95

Egg Biriyani £7.95

Mix Biriyani (Lamb & Chicken)  £9.50

Mix Biriyani ( GF ) £9.50

Egg Dishes




Egg Masala (GF) – £ 6.95

Boiled egg cooked with onions,tomato,ginger and curry leaves in a medium thick gravy.

Egg Curry (GF) – £ 5.95

Boiled egg cooked in tomato and onion based gravy with spices.

Traditional Curry Dishes


The following traditional curry dishes are available in

Chicken – £7.95

Fish  – £8.95  

Vegetable – £6.95

King Prawn – £9.95

Lamb – £8.95

Nadan Curry –(GF) Roasted coconut aromatic spices, turmeric red chilli, tomato and onions.

Chilli(GF) – Boneless meat cooked with onions, green, pepper chilli and tomato sauce.

Rogan Josh (GF) Cooked with garnished tomatoes spices and a touch of garlic.

Balti (GF)-Balti is the tradition for cooking in the flavour of fresh spices, herbs, ginger and garlic , giving out a wonderfully exotic aroma with fantastic taste.

Madras (GF) – Cooked in a rich spicy gravy.

Spinach(GF) –Cooked with freshly chopped spinach in a medium thick sauce.

Kadai(GF)-Medium dish with garlic, onions, capsicum and coriander.

Vindaloo(GF) -Cooked with spices and potatoes in a rich gravy.

Pathia(GF) -It is a hot sweet and sour dish, cooked with a thick onion sauce.

Korma(GF) – Cooked with almond and fresh cream in a very mild flavoured sauce.

Specialties


Chicken Roast (South Indian Style) (GF)  £8.50

Onions, tomatoes , green chilli etc cooked in a fairly dry style.

Butter Chicken Masala(GF) £7.95

Marinated in tikka spices and made in a creamy gravy.

Lamb Pepper Masala (GF) £9.50

Onion black pepper , turmeric garlic, ginger, cooked with Malabar spices.

Chicken Tikka Masala(GF)  £8.50

Mild Diced boneless barbecued meat, cooked with specially prepared , delicately flavored sauce with cream.

Spicy Lamb Fry(GF) £8.95

Lamb with Indian Shallots, black pepper, curry leaves and coconut.

Prawn Dishes


Prawns and Mango  Curry( GF ) £9.50

A typical Kerala dish: turmeric, chillies, onion, mango, coconut with Malabar spices.

Cochin Prawns Curry( GF ) £8.95

Prawns cooked with spices, tomatoes, onions and fresh coconut.

Prawn Masala  (GF) £9.50

Prepared in a spicy gravy with a delightful blend of herbs and spices

Fish Dishes


Alleppey Fish Curry( GF ) £8.95
A popular Kerala dish kingfish cooked in a sauce of onion,fried chillies, turmeric ginger and kokum (fish tamarind).

Fish Mango Curry( GF ) £9.50
A tangy preparation of kingfish with green mango

Fish Mollie( GF ) £8.95
Kingfish cooked in fresh coconut milk with onions, fried chillies, turmeric and ginger.

Fish Masala( GF ) £8.95
Marinated fish cooked with onion, tomato, ginger and curry leaves, served with medium thick gravy.

Vegetable Main Dishes


Aubergine Masala(V, GF)  £7.95

Baby aubergine cooked with ginger, garlic, tomato and other spices.

Dal Rasili (V, GF) £6.95

A blend of lentils cooked with herbs and species. Prepared with cumin seeds and a touch of garlic.

Mattar Paneer(V, GF) £6.95

Peas and paneer in a tomato based sauce, spiced with garam masala.

Chilli Gobi (VG)  £6.95

Cauliflower cooked with onions, green pepper, green chilli and tomato sauce.

Paneer Butter Masala(V, GF) £7.95

The regular Indian herbs-spices has a slightly sweet taste and very mildly spiced.

Okra Bhaji (VG, GF) £6.95

Okra cooked with onions and tomatoes in mild Malabar spices.

Gobi Manchurian (VG, GF) £6.95

Gobi Manchurian is coated in a chilli garlic sauce and deep-fried, spicy and crispy

Vegetable Side Dishes


Tarka Dal (VG, GF)  £3.95

Yellow split peas cooked with turmeric, ginger and plenty of garlic.

Malabar Potatoes (VG, GF)  £3.95

Potatoes maintained in a special blend of herbs and spices creating an authentic taste.

Dal and Spinach (VG, GF)  £3.95

Spinach & lentils cooked with garlic and onion flavoured with spices.

Chana Masala (VG, GF) £3.95

Chick peas cooked in thick onion and tomato gravy with spices.

Cabbage Thoran (VG, GF) £3.95

Stir fried with onion, fresh coconut cumin and green chillies.

Avial  (V, GF) £3.95

Traditional Kerala dish cooked with tropical vegetables, coconut and spices.

Sambar (VG, GF) £3.95

Lentils potato drumstick carrot etc. Cooked in a mild gravy

Sag Aloo (VG, GF) £3.95

Spinach and potatoes cooked with fresh cream and spices.

Sag Paneer (VG, GF) £3.95

Fresh cheese, spiced and cooked in spinach gravy.

Mushroom Bhaji (VG, GF) £3.95

Cooked with onions tomatoes and fresh coriander.

Sag Bhaji (VG, GF)  £3.95

It is a comforting and flavourful spinach curry.

Cauliflower Bhaji (VG, GF) £3.95

Cauliflower cooked with onion gravy and Indian spices.

Malabar Specials


Marinated with spices, onion ,tomatoes, fresh coconut milk and curry leaves.

Prawn Malabar(GF) £9.95

Chicken Malabar(GF) £8.50

Lamb Malabar(GF)  £9.90

Vegetable Malabar £7.95

Fish Malabar(VG) £9.75

(Delicious blend aromatic Southern spices combined with tamarind extract, red chilli powder, ginger , salt , green chilli  and fried coconut paste.)

Dosa Specialities


A thin pancake made with a batter of rice flour and urid flour. Served with chutney and sambar.

Masala Dosa (VG,GF) £8.95

Ghee Roast Masala Dosa (VG,GF) £9.50

Mysore Malsala Dosa (VG, GF) £9.50

Chicken Dosa(GF) £9.50

Plain Dosa (VG,GF) £7.95

Taste of Malabar Spi-Dosa (VG, GF) £10.50

(Grated paneer, coconut, sultanas and cashew nuts)

Paneer Dosa (VG,GF)  £9.50

Thattu Dosa (VG,GF) £6.95

Iddly (VG,GF) £6.95

Meat Dosa(GF) £6.95

Egg Dosa(GF)  £8.50

Cheese Dosa (VG,GF) £9.50

Rice


Plain Rice (V, GF )  £2.50

Lemon Rice (VG, GF ) £2.95

Mushroom Rice (V, GF ) £2.95

Tomato Rice (V, GF ) £2.95

Pilau Rice (V, GF ) £2.95

Coconut Rice (V, GF )  £2.95

Fried Rice (V, GF )  £3.75

Egg Fried Rice (V, GF )  £4.75

Bread


Chappathi (VG)  £2.95

Poori(VG) (2 pieces) £2.95

 Kerala Porotta (VG) (2 pieces)  £2.95

Chilli Paratha (V)    £2.95

Garlic Paratha (V) £2.95

Appam (V, GF) (2 pieces) £2.95

Poori Masala (VG) £6.95

Cheese Paratha (V) £2.95

Aloo Paratha (V) £2.95

Sweet Coconut Paratha(V)  £2.95

Thali Meal


Thali Meal £10.00

Chapathi, rice, sambar, avial, thoran, dal, rasam, channamasala, yogurt, pachadi, pickle, pappodom and payasam.

Deserts


Almond  Kulfi  £ 3.00

Kulfi is a very popular Indian ice cream, this recipe is flavoured with cardamom and almond.

Mango  Kulfi  £ 3.00

Kulfi is a very popular Indian ice cream, this recipe is flavoured with cardamom and mango.

PistacioKulfi  £ 3.00

Kulfi is a very popular Indian ice cream, this recipe is flavoured with cardamom and pistacio.

Chocolate  Ice  Cream  £ 3.00

Strawberry  Ice  Cream  £ 3.00

Vanilla  Ice  Cream  £ 3.00

Semiya Payasam( V, GF )  £ 2.95

Vermicelli kheer or semiya payasam (pudding) is a classic Indian dessert prepared with roasted vermicelli, milk, and cashew nuts.

GulabJamun( V )  £ 3.00

A traditional Indian dessert with a sponge-like textured ball served with a sugary syrup

Drinks

WINE MENU

HOUSE WINE    by the bottle  –    £ 14.95
Wine by the glass125ml – £2.50175ml – £4.00
House WhiteValencia (Spain)
House RedValencia (Spain)
House Sweet WhiteValencia (Spain)
WHITE by the bottle
Santa Rita 120 Viognier     (Chile)£15.95
A lively and crisp wine that focuses on the flavours of apricot and pineapple, with delicate floral aromas and a refreshing finish.
Chablis Jean Bourguignon     (France)£16.95
 This is a lively and fresh Chablis with clean citrus aromas. Crisp and fruity on the palate with a good steely character. The finish is long and lean, perfect for accompanying meaty white fish.
Carrasco Sauvignon Blanc     (Chile)£17.95
Youthful, lively and fresh, this Sauvignon Blanc has herbal tropical notes on the nose, followed by a zesty citrus palate.
Five Foot  Chardonnay    (Australia)£18.95
A combination of citrus fruits and ripe apples with underlying notes of vanilla,suited for drinking with white meats and fish.
Pinot Grigio Superiore    (Breganze)£19.95
A vibrant Pinot Girgio that offers much more character and class than some. Good acidity helps create a refreshing wine.
Bantry Bay Chenin Blanc£20.95
(South Africa)
A soft aromatic wine with hints of tropical and citrus fruits , goes perfectly with seafood.
WHITE / ROSE – by the bottle

Marques Calado  – white   (Spain)                     £15.95

Refreshing and juicy, this is a great ‘anytime’ wine, which will be fantastic on its own.

Marques Calado – Rosé    (Spain)£15.95

An intense pink wine with plenty of juicy berry fruit coming from a province northwest of Zaragoza that enjoys an excellent climate for viticulture. Strawberry and raspberry flavours are complimented by a creamy texture and crisp refreshing acidity.

RED by the bottle

Silver Ghost – Sauvignon (Chile) 

£15.95

A medium-bodied, fruit-driven style of Cabernet that offers rounded, ripe red-berry fruit with a plummy and easy-going feel. Hints of green pepper and subtle oak notes on the nose.

Montepulciano – Grifone  (Italy)

£16.95

Offers great value for money. This perfect example is a full and fruity wine with hints of black cherry and damson.

Vina Carrasco     (Chile)

   £17.95

On the nose rich notes of plum and blackberries lifted by Chocolate and Mocha. Silky yet structured with concentrated fruit flavours.

Olivier Dubois Pinot Noir (France)

£19.95

This vegan wine is about fresh red fruit flavours, with a soft easy drinking style. While flavourful it has a lightness of touch that allows it to be matched with white meats.

Rioja Reserva    (Rioja, Spain)

£19.95

Deep ruby red, with delicious vanilla overtones backed up by juicy soft strawberry and Morello cherry flavours. Round and full, well balanced, long and elegant.

Five Foot Track Shiraz   (Australia)

£20.95

A medium weight red, with a pleasing balance between ripe fruit and savoury, with lashings of red berry and brambles, suited for drinking with spiced red meat dishes.

Vieux Ramparts, Lussac St-Emilion

£22.95

(France)

A lively and crisp wine that focuses on the flavours of apricot and pineapple, with delicate floral aromas and a refreshing finish.

Châteauneuf-du-Pape     (France)

£32.95

Famous cellars of Ogier Caves des Papes in the heart of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, this wine is dark ruby with a complex nose of spices and pear with a smooth and lingering finish.

CHAMPAGNE / SPARKLING WINE

Bouvet Saumur Rose Brut    (France)

£21.95

A delicate and inviting salmon pink, this is a light and immedia tely welcoming sparkling rose, with a raspberry and peach fruit character, a fine mousse and a clean and uplifting floral nose.

Graham Beck Brut  NV   (South Africa)

£28.95

An inviting nose full of lightly yeasty aromas. The palate offers fresh, gentle lime fruit delivered with a fine mousse, giving the wine a creamy texture on the finish.(Chardonnay, Pinot Noir)

Lanson Black Label     (France)

£37.95

This elegant and delicate wine which is fresh and dry on the palate. It is ideal as an aperitif or with any appetiser.

LIQUEURS

Sambuca£2.95
Cointreau£2.95
Benedictine£2.95
Tia Maria£2.95
Baileys£2.95
Drambuie£2.95

SPIRITS (25ml / 50ml)

Smirnoff Vodka£3.25
Jamesons Irish Whisky£3.25
Gordons Gin£3.25
Malibu (Coconut Rum)£3.25
Bacardi (White Rum)£3.25
Captain Morgan£3.25
Martell Cognac£3.25
Jack Danials£3.25
Chiveas Regal£3.25
Southern Comfort£3.25
Glenfiddich£3.50
Glenlivet (Single Malt)£3.75
Remy Martin VSOP£3.75

BEERS, ALE, CIDER                         Half / Pint

Kingfisher£2.75 / £4.50
Cobra£2.75 / £4.50
Bangla£4.50
Tiger£4.50
Adnams Bitter (pint) £4.25
Aspall Suffolk Cider£4.25

SOFT DRINKS

Sparkling/Still Water (330ml)£1.95
Schweppes Tonic Water (200ml)£1.95
Soda water (200 ml)    £1.95
Canada Dry Ginger Ale (200ml) £1.95
Schweppes Lemonade (200ml)£1.95
Coca-Cola (Small / Large)£1.75 / £2.50
Diet Coke (Small / Large)£1.75 / £2.50
Sprite (Small / Large)£1.75 / £2.50

FRESH JUICES (250ml)

Apple and Mango£2.50
Orange£2.50
Pineapple£2.50
Apple & Elderflower£2.50
Mango Juice£2.50
Lime Soda£2.95
J2O  –  Apple & Mango£2.50
J2O  –  Orange & Passion Fruit£2.50
J2O  –  Pear & Raspberry£2.50

HOT DRINKS

Tea£1.70
Three Mint Herb Tea£1.70
Green Tea£1.70
Coffee£2.00
Hot Chocolate£2.50
Cardamom Coffee / Tea£2.50

LASSI

Mango Lassi£3.95
Sweet Lassi£3.75
Salt Lassi£3.75
Spicy Lassi£3.95

BEERS, ALE, CIDER

Kingfisher£2.75/£4.50
Cobra£2.75/£4.50
Bangla£4.50
Tiger
£4.50
Adnams Bitter (pint) £4.25
Aspall Suffolk Cider£4.25