10220 103 Street NW, Edmonton, AB, T5J 0Y8
780-421-8100 | Website
Haweli is a Hindu word meaning private royal residence. A place tucked away behind the palace where VIP’s discussed important matters of state and sampled some of the finest dishes whipped up by royal chefs.
|Cuisine Type |||Indian|
|Ambiance |||Good For Groups, Romantic Spot, Casual, Theme Restaurant, Family Style|
|Meals Served |||Lunch, Brunch, Dinner|
|Amenities |||Full Bar, Beer & Wine, Party Space, Catering|
|Payment |||Interac, MasterCard, American Express, Visa, Cash|
|Mon-Fri: 11:30AM-9PM Sat: 12PM-10PM Sun: 5PM-9PM|
Profile Last Updated: July 17, 2008
Local diners may not be heads of state, but nonetheless are treated royally by this exceptional downtown restaurant. An ornate, but not overdone, dining room radiates an Indian subcontinent vibe, with a knowledgeable staff eager to help newcomers navigate the large menu.
So authentic is this eatery, that their kitchen is one of the few places around, where dishes are prepared in a traditional Tandoor clay oven, imported from India. According to Indian aficionados, this flavourful method of cooking in the Tandoor cannot be imitated with American style ovens. Start out with an assortment of breads, pakoras or samosas and then get ready for ample servings of tandoori chicken or reshmi kebab served with chopped onions green peppers and ginger. Further down the menu, order some butter chicken (served in an elegant cream sauce), or the lamb vindaloo (very hot). Extra-hungry diners with a taste for adventure may want to try out the chef specials, such as the beef ribs, served with house special chutney. Spices range from mild to hot to accommodate everyone.
The More the Merrier
Banquets, weddings, anniversaries – all celebrations are welcome at Haweli’s. Serving up their legendary Indian meals, the catering staff is available for any occasion, large or small. They also offer take out and group menus customized to suit any taste or price point. Check out the weekday lunch buffet for fresh, tasty dishes in a hurry and on budget!