Food & Drink

Comments (0)

Sarah DiGregorio's Top 10: No. 3 New York 2010 - Bhojan

Bhojan

Bhojan

102 Lexington Ave.

New York, NY 10016

212-213-9615

Map & Details>>

Bhojan means "home-cooked meal," and the restaurant's vegetarian Gujarati thali lives up to its moniker. The stainless-steel platter holds a score of little dishes around its circumference, the middle of the plate occupied by a pile of white rice, an airy puri, and a bit of pickle. One bowl is filled with a thin, white potage of warm, spiced yogurt, a dish typical of the region. It has the consistency of water but a tangy, milky, assertive flavor; it's best poured over rice and eaten, goopily, with your hands. Another holds a wonderful daal dhokli—lentils swimming with chewy homemade noodles.

My Voice Nation Help
0 comments

Slideshows

Loading...