Khana Khazana Indian Vegetarian Restaurant & Bar is a great place to have Indian vegetarian food in Hong Kong. Its very affordable, food is tasty, the restaurant is large and comfy, staff is very friendly and they offer free wifi to their customers. Not to forget their excellent and great value buffet lunch during weekdays and a Set Lunch (Thali) for weekends when there is no buffet. Khana Khazana is located in Wan Chai (take exit "C", when outside turn left. Walk a little up to the road crossing and turn right. After a little walk, you will see Khana Khazana on the right side of the road. Address: 1st Floor, Dannies House, 20, Luard Road, Wan Chai Hong Kong. Phone: 810 810 70. The restaurant is open on weekdays from 12.00pm to 3.30pm for lunch and 6.30pm to 11.00pm for dinner. On weekends and public holidays, they are open all day from 12.00pm to 11.00pm. As the name suggests, this is a pure vegetarian restaurant. Indian vegetarian food permits the use of dairy products. For those interested, Khana Khazana also serves Vegan and Jain food. Khana Khazana is perhaps the only Indian vegetarian restaurant & bar in Hong Kong. Though there is a low-end Indian vegetarian restaurant called Smrat in Chungking Mansions but that one is really low-end. Keep reading...
|Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant Wan Chai Hong Kong|
|Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant in Wan Chai Hong Kong|
At Khana Khazana, one can have Indian favourites like Bombay Chaat (Paani Puri, Dahi Puri, Bhel, Aloo Puri, all 48 HKD each), Chhole Bhature (70 HKD), Pav Bhaaji (68 HKD), South Indian Idli, Wada, Dosa (48-68 HKD), Chinese rice, noodles, & vegetables (68 HKD), desserts like Firni (48 KHD) and Kesar Badam Kulfi (68 HKD). Ruh-Afzah Milk (38 HKD) and Badam Lassi (48 HKD) feature among the drinks on offer. Vegetarian curries cost around 68 HKD and Indian tandoori breads start at 18 HKD a piece.
|Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant Wan Chai Hong Kong Menu|
Vegetarian Set Lunch (Thali)
|Vegetarian Set Lunch at Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant Hong Kong|
|Mango Lassi at Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant Hong Kong|
Khana Khazana's Vegetarian Set Lunch Lunch (Thali) and weekdays' lunch buffet deserve special mention. Thali costs 138 HKD plus 10% service charge and is huge. It comes with tomato soup, a dessert, and a standard drink (like Lassi) that one can choose from the menu, apart from daal curry, three vegetable curries, raita, salad, vegetarian seekh kebab, and a tandoori bread of your choice. It is an excellent way to sample a variety of Indian dishes in just one meal.
Vegetarian Buffet Lunch
|Indian Curries in Buffet Lunch Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant Hong Kong|
|Snacks in Buffet Lunch Khana Khazana Indian Restaurant Hong Kong|
However, if one happens to be there for lunch during weekdays (Mon-Fri), the buffet lunch should not be missed. It costs 88 HKD + 10% service charge per person and is an all-one-can-eat meal. Now see what you get for the price: rice idli, wada, coconut chutney & sambar, palak pakora & seekh kebab, paneer kadai, veg Jaipuri, aloo jeera, daal tadka, steam rice, tandoori breads, green salad, and gaajar (carrot) Ka Halwa. Now you know why they call it Khana Khazana! If you are looking for non-vegetarian Indian food in Wan Chai, try Jo Jo Indian Cuisine which is at a walking distance from Khana Khazana.
|Posted by Narinder Singh|