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THE MENU

Authentic Indian Cuisine with Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten Free options. All main entrees come with Basmati rice.

SOUPS

Soups are made fresh daily from authentic ingredients

Tomato Soup $5
Fresh tomatoes, spices and herbs

Mulligatawny (Lentil) Soup $5
Lentils with onions and spices

Hot and Sour Soup $5
Vegetables in a sour and tangy soya sauce

Chicken Clear Soup $6
Traditional chicken soup with touch of Indian herbs

Manchaw Soup - Veg $5

Manchaw Soup - Chicken $6

SALADS

Salads are made with fresh crispy lettuce!

Green Salad $6
Fresh lettuce with onions, tomatoes, green chilies, cucumber and lemon

Chicken Tikka Salad $9
Lettuce with Tandoori chicken tikka, onions, tomatoes, cucumbers, apples, walnuts, cranberries with house special dressing

Chef's Salad $11
Lettuce with Tandoori prawns, onions, tomatoes, cucumbers, apples, walnuts, cranberries with house special dressing

APPETIZERS - VEGETARIAN STARTERS

A variety of Vegetatian choices

Mirchi Masala $7
Golden brawn, crispy peppers, stuffed with potatoes and spices. A Monsun specialty!

Vegetable Samosa $7
Crispy pastry turnover stuffed with spiced potatoes and peas

Onion Pakoras $6
Crunchy Onion fritters fried in Chickpeas batter

Paneer Pakoras $8
Homemade cheese fried in Chickpeas batter

Samosa Chat $8
Crushed Samosas topped with Chickpeas, Chutneys and yogurt.

Aloo Papadi Chat $6
Fried savory topped with potatoes, chickpeas, tamarind and mint chutneys.

Aloo Tikki Chaat $7
Potato patties topped with yogurt, chickpeas curry and sweet and sour sauce.

Bhel $6
Indian rice crispies with sweet and tangy chutneys

Sev puri with or without Dahi $7
Sev puri (savory) topped with chickpeas curry and sweet and sour sauce.

APPETIZERS - NON VEGETARIAN STARTE

Chicken Samosa $8
Triangular crispy pastry turnover stuffed with minced chicken and spices,

Shrimp Koliwada $11
Crispy Shrimp marinated in special Monsun sauce !

Chicken Lollipop $10
Crispy golden chicken winglet marinated in yogurt and spices

Desi Chicken Wings $9

DOSA

A specialty from South India! Crispy crepes made from lentils and rice, served with sambar (lentil curry) and chutney.

Plain Dosa $10

Masala Dosa $11
A crepe filled with potatoes, onions sauteed with spices. Served with sambar and chutney.

Mysore Masala Dosa $11
A crepe layered with hot chutney and filled with potatoes and onions. Served with sambar and chutney.

Szechuan Masala Dosa $12

UTTAPPA

A specialty from South India! A pancake made from lentils and rice served with sambar and chutney

Plain Uttappa $6

Mixed Vegetable Uttappa $7

Onion Uttappa $7

CHINESE STARTERS

Spring Rolls - Veg $6

Paneer Chili Dry $8
Homemade cheese sauteed with onions and chilies in soya sauce.

Veg Manchurian - Dry $7
Mashed vegetables balls in Szechwan gravy.

Gobhi Manchrian - Dry $7
Golden Cauliflower balls in soy sauce.

FROM THE TANDOOR - GRILLED DELIGHTS

Monsun specialties from the Tandoor - a special clay oven

Paneer Tikka G $17
Freshly made cheese squares marinated with saffron and spices, cooked in clay oven.
Gluten Free

Vegetarian Mixed Sizzler G $16
Fresh veggies, Paneer marinated in yogurt and spices grilled in clay oven.
Gluten Free

Chicken Tikka G $17
Luscious pieces of young chicken marinated with saffron and spices, cooked in clay oven.
Gluten Free

Tandoori Chicken G $17
An all time favorite from North India! Chicken marinated in yogurt and spices, grilled in clay oven.
Gluten Free

Murgh Seekh Kabab $16
Boness chicken marinated in sour cream cooked in clay oven.

Fish Tikka G $20
Fresh Salmon marinated in sour cream and spices, cooked in clay oven.
Gluten Free

Lamb Chops G $24
Lamb chops marinated in yogurt and spices, cooked in clay oven.
Gluten Free

Tandoori Prawns $22
Marinated Shrimp grilled in clay oven
Gluten Free

Monsun Tandoori Mixed Grill G $25
Tandoori chicken, chicken Tikka, chicken seekh kabab, prawns, lamb chop served with vegetables
Gluten Free

Lamb Seekh Kabab $19
Minced lamb marinated in yogurt and spices cooked in clay oven.

SAMUNDER SE - SEAFOOD

Fresh fish - Pomphret, Shrimp, Talapia and Salmon

Home style Shrimp Curry $19
Shrimp cooked in Onion and Tomato gravy.
Mild - Medium - Spicy
Gluten Free

Shrimp Madras $19
Shrimp cooked in South Indian style.
Gluten Free

Shrimp Tikka Masala G $19
Seasoned Shrimp cooked in tikka gravy.

Goan Shrimp Curry G $19
Shrimp cooked in coconut gravy in a traditional Goan style.
Gluten Free

Shrimp Chetinadu G $19
A specialty from Tamilnadu, India! Shrimp cooked in black pepper and roasted coconut gravy.
Gluten Free

Home Style Fish Curry $17
Fish (Tilapia) cooked in Onion and Tomato gravy.
Gluten Free

Fish Chetinadu $17
A specialty from Tamilnadu, India! Fish (Tilapia) cooked in black pepper and roasted coconut gravy.
Gluten Free

Fish Madras $17
Fish (Tilapia) cooked in South Indian style
Gluten Free

Fish Tikka Masala $17
Seasoned Fish (Tilapia) cooked in tikka gravy

Goan Fish Curry $17
Fish (Tilapia) cooked in coconut gravy in a traditional Goan style.
Gluten Free

DAWATE GOAT AND LAMB

Fresh halal goat or lamb

Lamb Curry G $18
Succulent lamb in a spicy traditional gravy.
Gluten Free

Goat Curry G $19
Succulent Goat in a spicy traditional gravy.
Gluten Free

Rogan Josh - Lamb G $18
Lamb cooked in Monsun signature rich tomato gravy.
Gluten Free

Rogan Josh - Goat G $19
Goat cooked in Monsun signature rich tomato gravy.
Gluten Free

Lamb Vindaloo G $18
Hot and spicy recipe from Goa! Lamb cooked in very spicy chili vinegar tomato gravy with potatoes.
Gluten Free

Goat Vindaloo G $19
Hot and spicy recipe from Goa! Goat cooked in very spicy chili vinegar tomato gravy with potatoes.
Gluten Free

Nawabi Connection Lamb G $18
Minced Lamb cooked to perfection in a rich cashew based creamy gravy.
Gluten Free

Nawabi Connection Goat G $19
Minced Goat cooked to perfection in a rich cashew based creamy gravy.
Gluten Free

Tikka Masala Lamb G $18
An all time favorite! Tandoori Lamb cooked in bell pepper gravy.
Gluten Free

Tikka Masala Goat G $19
An all time favorite! Tandoori Goat cooked in bell pepper gravy.
Gluten Free

Saagwala Ghosht Lamb G $18
Lamb cooked with spinach and spices.
Gluten Free

Saagwala Ghosht Goat G $19
Goat cooked with spinach and spices.
Gluten Free

Gosht Bhuna Lamb G $18
Lamb cooked to perfection with very little gravy, almost dry.
Gluten Free

Gosht Bhuna Goat G $19
Goat cooked to perfection with very little gravy, almost dry
Gluten Free

CHICKEN DELIGHTS

Halal Poultry Specialties!

Chicken Curry $16
Chicken boneless or with bones cooked in a traditional gravy.

Chicken Vindaloo $16
Seasoned boneless chicken cooked in a very spicy and sour gravy with potatoes

Nawabi Chicken Hyderabadi $16
From the royal kitchens - boneless chicken cooked in a mild cashew gravy.

Chicken Madras $16
Hot and spicy chicken cooked in coconut gravy, a specialty from Madras, India.

Butter Chicken (Makhani) $17
Very popular! Boneless Tandoori chicken cooked in butter gravy.

Chicken Tikka Masala $17
An all time favorite! Tandoor grilled chicken chunks prepared in an irresistible signature tomato gravy.

Chicken Jalfrezi $16
Chicken cooked with fresh vegetables in a tangy gravy.

Chicken Kadai $16
Chicken cooked with kadai masala

Chicken Chetinadu $16
A specialty from Tamilnadu, India! Chicken cooked in black pepper and roasted coconut gravy.

CHINESE MAIN COURSE

Indo-Chinese preparation!

Shrimp Manchurian $18
Shrimp tossed in garlic, onions, bell peppers, ginger, in soy sauce.

Chili Chicken $16
Chicken sauteed with onions and bell peppers in soy sauce.

Chicken Manchurian $16
Chicken tossed with garlic, onions, bell peppers, ginger, in soy sauce.

Paneer Chili $16
Homemade cheese sauteed with onions and bell peppers in soy sauce.

Gobhi Manchurian $16
Cauliflower tossed in garlic, onions, bell peppers, ginger, in soy sauce.

INDO CHINESE - NOODLES AND RICE

Veg Fried Rice $13

Veg Szechwan Fried Rice $14
Vegetable Fried Rice in Szechwan style

Hakka Noodles - Veg $15

Monsun Chicken Special Noodles $17
Noodles made with chicken and Monsun special spices.

Chicken Fried Rice $14

Egg Fried Rice $13

Chicken Szechuan Fried Rice $15
Chicken Fried Rice in Szechwan style

Hakka Noodles - Chicken $16

VEGETARIAN DELIGHTS

Kolhapuri Veg Delight V, G $14
Authentic spicy preparation of vegetables from Maharastra - A must try! Vegan and Gluten free!
Vegan - Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Hyderabadi Veg Korma G $14
Specialty from Hyderabad, India - Veggies prepared in a delicious cashew gravy.
Vegan -  Gluten Free

Baghare Baigan V,G $16
Chef's special recipe - Baby Eggplant stuffed with caramelized onions, coconut, tamarind and peanut sauce!
Vegan - Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Chana (Chhole) Masala V, G $14
Specialty from North India! Chickpeas cooked in onion, tomatoes, garlic, ginger and cilantro gravy.
Vegan - Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Sarson Ka Saag $14
Mustard green leaves cooked cooked to perfection in special spices
Vegan

Navratna Korma $14
An all-time favorite! Vegetables cooked in a mild gravy prepared with nuts and raisins.
Vegan

Bhindi Masala V, G $14
Okra sauteed with onions and tomatoes in a spicy gravy.
Vegan -  Gluten Free

Malai Kofte G $15
Veg dumplings in a creamy aromatic sauce.
Gluten Free

Vegetable Poriyal V,G $14
Vegetables sauteed with curry leaves, mustard seeds and coconut.
Vegan -  Gluten Free

Vegetable Madras V,G $16
A specialty from Madras, India - Vegetables cooked with roasted coconut, curry leaves, mustard seeds and red chilies.
Vegan - Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Sham Savera $16
Chef's pride - Paneer stuffed in spinach ball with special spices.
Vegetarian

PANEER SADA BAHAR

Palak Paneer G $16
Homemade Cheese squares cooked with spinach and spices.
Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Mutter Paneer G $15
Homemade Cheese squares with Green Peas in a special gravy.
Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Paneer Makhani G $16
Homemade cheese squares cooked in a buttery gravy with tomatoes and cashew nuts.
Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Paneer Do-Piyazza G $15
Homemade cheese squares cooked with onions and tomatoes in brown gravy.
Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Paneer Bhurgi G $15
Homemade shredded cheese with peppers and onions.
Vegetarian - Gluten Free

Shahi Paneer G $16
Homemade cheese prepared in a house special gravy made with cashews and almonds.
Vegetarian - Gluten Free

EGG SPECIALTIES

Homemade Egg Curry $13
Eggs in spicy gravy

DAL KHAJANA

Yellow or Black lentils prepared in special gravy

Dal Tadka $13
Vegetarian 

Dal Makhani $13
Vegetarian 

MONSUN DUM BIRYANIS

Dum biryani is a Monsun signature preparation! Basmati rice is cooked with spices and gravy in a very special way to capture the aroma.

Vegetable Dum Biryani $15
Vegetarian 

Chicken Dum Biryani $16
Chicken Biryani

Goat Dum Biryani $19

Egg Dum Biryani $15

Lamb Dum Biryani $18

Shrimp Dum Biryani $18

RICE

Basmati Rice $4

Jeera Rice $5

Peas Pullav $5

NAAN AND BREAD

Naan is an Indian bread made in a clay oven called Tandoor

Plain Naan $4

Butter Naan $4

Chocolate Naan $5

Garlic Naan $5

Chili Garlic Naan $5

Cheese Garlic Naan $6

Rosemary Naan $5

Monsun Special Naan $6
Peshawari naan made with raisins, cashews and dates

Tandoori Roti $4

Onion Kulcha $5
Indian bread stuffed with onions

Lachha Paratha $5

Aloo Paratha $5
Indian bread stuffed with potatoes and spices

Bread Basket $17
1 roti, 1 butter naan, 1 garlic naan, and 1 lachha paratha

CONDIMENTS

Papadam $3
2 pieces fried or roasted.

Masala Papad $4
2 pieces with onions, tomatoes, cilantro and spices

Raita $4
Yogurt served with cucumber, tomato and onion.

Yogurt $4

Aachar - Pickle $4

Mango Chutney $4