The sitar's metallic sizzle and the tabla's frantic thwap assail us as we slosh our way into Banjara. Occupying a double storefront decorated with hundreds of peewee mirrors, this new Indian restaurant is the largest and most fashion-forward on the 6th Street strip. Seated at a pleasant window table, we watch delivery bicycles wobble through the rain, their baskets... More >>>
By photo: Cary Conover
Banjara's double storefront on the corner of 6th and First challenges strip orthodoxy.