This eatery in Nashville is remarkably set in a bricked garage, serving guests with equally remarkable Indian fare made unique with influences of Southern style cooking. The place has been noted for its great ambience and decor matched only by the visually appealing dishes and cocktails. The restaurant has received a number of awards and recognitions, such as being The Tennessean’s “Best New Restaurant”, Nashville Scene’s “Best Lunch”, and one of Nashville Lifestyle’s “Top 10 Best Restaurants.”

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Chauhan Ale & Masala House accepts reservations online via OpenTable. Alternatively, you can call 615-242-8426.



? Soups, Appetizers, and Salad: Warm Quinoa Chicken Salad, Naanzenella Salad, Caesar Salad, Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese, Gol Guppa Shots, Tandoori Chicken Poutine, Keema Papadi Nachos, Dosa Corn Dogs

? Signature Preparations: Chauhan Burger, Lamb Mint Burger, Black Eyed Pea Tikki Burger, Paneer Katki Wrap, Meatball Makhani Sandwich, Chicken Pakora Po Boy, Grilled Fish Tacos

? Dessert: Gulab Jamun Rose Cheesecake, Jackfruit Toffee Upside Down Cake


? Appetizers: Calamari, Goan Style Mussels, Kale Pakora Chaat, Gol Guppa Shots, Caesar Salad, Lamb Keema Papado Nachos, Masala Dabba and Tandoori, Garam Masala Pork Belly, Hot Chicken Pakoras, Tandoori Chicken Poutine, Black Eyed Pea Croquette, Bone Marrow, Chicken Wings Majestic, Naanzanella Salad

? Kababs: Chicken Kabab, Tamarind Lamb Chops, Coriander Spiced Salmon, Wagyu Beef Kebab, Paneer Tikka

? Breads: Garlic Parmesan Naan, Tandoori Roti, Seasonal Naan, Chili Cheese Kulcha

? Signature Preparations: Malabari Seafood Cioppino, Catch of the Day, PRB Tamarind and Koji Pork, Tandoori Skirt Steak, Chili Paneer Bhurjee Relleno, Kashmiri Spiced Braised Lamb Shank

? Sides: Daal of the Day, Vegetable of the Day, Papadum, Chutney, Brussel Sprouts, Basmati Rice, Hot Indian Sauce, Raita, Desi Fare Sauce

? Meat and Three: Desi Tiffin

Happy Hour:

? Eats: Meatballs Makhani, Hot Chicken Pakoras, Black Eyed Pea Croquette, Tandoori Chicken Poutine, Lamb Keema Papadi Nachos

? Drink: Old Fashioned, Margarita, Wine of the Moment, Daquiri, Dealer’s Choice, Beer of the Moment

Worthy of note is the fact that the restaurant also offers a special vegetarian menu.


Chauhan Ale & Masala House is also a great venue for all kinds and sizes of private lunch events. They have a special lunch catering menu featuring sets according to the size of the occasion. They also offer boxed lunch catering that’s available for pick up or delivery. Reservations for events can be made online for the guest’s convenience.

For more information, visit Chauhan Ale and Masala House’s website or contact 615-CHAUHAN (242-8426).


Chauhan Ale & Masala House, 123 12th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37203, Phone: 615-242-8426

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