Khiladi

Khiladi

175 Avenue B, New York, NY 10009
Homestyle South Indian cuisine, offering dishes that are inspired by the childhood meals of owner Sruthi Chowdary.
To Start With
  1. $14.00
    Idly Nuggets
    Pody idly. Steamed lentil cakes spiced with cumin, coriander and curry leaves. Gluten free.
  2. $15.00
    Kerala Chicken Fry
    Spicy chickpea battered crispy chicken served with onions and lemon. Gluten free.
  3. $14.00
    Nacho Chat
    Papri chaats. Papri puffs topped with potatoes, tamarind, mint, tomatoes, yogurt sauce and sev (crunchy noodles).
  4. $15.00
    Madurai Fish Fry
    Fried king fish marinated in house blend garam masala, served with mint chutney. Gluten free.
  5. $15.00
    Kheema Pao
    Minced lamb or beef in a spicy curry, served with toasted pao buns. Add fried egg for an additional charge.
  6. $9.00
    Good Ol Samosas
    Filo Pastry with masala peas and potato filling.
  7. $12.00
    Khiladi Pakodi
    Fried vegetables served with choice of onion, green plantains, broccoli or potato. Gluten free.
  8. $13.00
    Stuffed Naan
    Naan stuffed with ground beef/lamb and cheese cooked in a special fall spice blend. Served with a side of raitha
Short Eats
  1. $14.00
    Pachadi Dip Trio
    Eggplant, tomato and ridge gourd dips, served with naan chips.
  2. $10.00
    Balls of Happiness
    Savory puffs filled with potatoes and onions served with mint or mango paani.
  3. $11.00
    Yogi Puffs
    Dahi puri. Savory puffs filled with potatoes, whipped yogurt, tamarind and mint chutneys.
  4. $9.00
    Indian Chili Dog
    Mirapakay bajji. Street style, masala- fried shishito peppers. Gluten free.
  5. $10.00
    Quick Bites
    Choice of okra crisps, button idli, masala fries or love triangles.
  6. $9.00
    Meri Maggi
    Maggi masala noodles. Add egg for an additional charge.
South Indian-Ish
  1. $13.00
    For the Love of Dosa
    Dosa with choice of filling: spicy potatoes, onion, cheese, spicy podi, ground beef or lamb. Gluten free. Comes in single-use packaging.
  2. $15.00
    The Big Poofy Puff
    Poori. Puffed Indian wheat bread served with spicy potatoes.
  3. $15.00
    Lentil Pancake
    Uthappam. Lentil pancakes with onions, carrots, green chillis and cilantro. Add avocado for an additional charge. Gluten free.
  4. $12.00
    Andhra Munchkins
    Spicy lentil balls served with coconut chutney. Gluten free.
From The Clay Heaven
  1. $18.00
    Kickin Chicken Tikka
    Grilled chicken marinated in yogurt, ginger juice, turmeric, garlic and green chilli. Gluten free.
  2. $16.00
    Veggie Tandoor
    Marinated then gently charred mushrooms, paneer or tofu and broccoli. Gluten free.
  3. $26.00
    Crab Masala
    Maryland whole blue crab crusted and cooked with our house blend masala
Make Some Space
  1. $17.00
    OG Pulao Plate
    Indian style rice pilaf with veggies, ginger and masala. Served with mint raitha. Add chicken for an additional charge. Gluten free.
  2. $18.00
    Rasam Dreams Plate
    Spicy tangy soup, simmered in cilantro and special spices served with choice of noodles or rice. Add chicken for an additional charge. Gluten free.
  3. $19.00
    Idly Poutine Plate
    Shredded idly topped with ground beef, cilantro, curry and cheese. Gluten free.
  4. $16.00
    Sambar Rice Plate
    Daal stew with rice, vegetables and tamarind. Served with crispy appalam or colored fryums. Gluten free.
  5. $18.00
    Kothu Parata Plate
    Flaky Indian flatbread stir-fried with veggies and egg. Add ground beef or lamb for an additional charge. Gluten free.
  6. $14.00
    Black Chickpea Salad Plate
    Black chickpeas, mixed greens, coconut flakes, pomegranate seeds and pumpkin seeds served with cilantro lime vinaigrette. Add chicken for an additional charge. Gluten free.
Traditional Indian
  1. $16.00
    Todays' Pappu
    Mom's way of making it; tangy split yellow lentils, with tomato or spinach or mango.
  2. $17.00
    Saag Paneer
    Cottage cheese cubes, cooked in spinach curry with garam masala. Gluten free.
  3. $18.00
    Ofcourse Tikka Masala
    Grilled chicken simmered in a spicy tomato curry. Gluten free.
  4. $19.00
    It's the Vindaloo
    Pork cooked in a red wine vinegar vindaloo sauce. Gluten free.
  5. $19.00
    Malabar Fish Curry
    Fish cooked in a spiced coconut broth. Gluten free.
Accompaniments
  1. $4.00
    Moms' Pickle
    We pickle anything and everything in house (mango, ginger, tomato, tamarind and gongura). Gluten free.
  2. $5.00
    Masala Appalam Wafer
    Thin, crispy lentil wafer sprinkled with special masala. Gluten free.
  3. $5.00
    Breads
    Naan (plain, butter or rosemary) or roti (plain, ghee, tandoor, rumali or avocado). Gluten free.
  4. $2.00
    SAUCE
    CHOICE OF TAMARIND, MINT, YOGURT
  5. $4.00
    RICE
    BASMATI RICE COOKED WITH CUMIN
  6. $3.00
    MANGO CARROT CHUTNEY
    SHREDDED MANGO AND CARROT CHUTNEY SPICED WITH CUMIN GARLIC AND PEPPERS
Say Something Sweet
  1. $13.00
    Vermicelli Pudding
    Payasam. Roasted vermicelli cooked in cardamom, milk and sugar, topped with fresh fruit or peanut brittle.
  2. $12.00
    Jamun Sundae
    Vanilla icecream sundae with gulab jamun chunks topped with ghee roasted almond flakes.
  3. $11.00
    Mango Mousse Topped with Jam
    Silky alphanso mango mousse topped with jam and pistachio crumble. Gluten free.
  4. $11.00
    Nuts About Kulfi
    Indian ice-cream with cardamom, sugar and pistachios. Gluten free.
  5. $12.00
    Coconut Rose Burfi
    Sauteed coconut cooked into milk and jaggery (Natural Cane Sugar) topped with nuts , raisins and rose petals
SPECIALS
  1. $18.00
    Lamb Ghee Roast
    Marinated lamb roasted in ghee spiced with chillies and curry leaves!
  2. $21.00
    Lamb Roast Pulao
    Lamb roasted in ghee and tossed with rice pilaf cooked in spices, vegetables with a side of raita
Drink Up
  1. $7.00
    Yogurt Drink
    Choice of mango or masala.
  2. $5.00
    Chennai Cutting Chai
    Masala milk tea served hot or iced.
  3. $5.00
    Filter Kaapi
    South Indian drip coffee with frothed milk.
  4. $4.00
Alcohol - Beer (Must be 21 to Purchase)
  1. $6.00
    1947 Premium Indian Lager
    Best Indian Beer made in USA. Must be 21 to Purchase.
  2. $8.00
    Kingfisher
    Indian Lager. Must be 21 to Purchase.
  3. $7.00
    Tajmahal
    Indian lager. Must be 21 to Purchase.
  4. $10.00
    Cigar City Jai Alai
    IPA. Must be 21 to Purchase.
  5. $9.00
    Harpoon
    IPA. Must be 21 to Purchase.
  6. $8.00
    Montauk
    Pilsner. Must be 21 to Purchase.
  7. $14.00
    Delirium
    Belgian. Must be 21 to Purchase.