Royal India Restaurant – Serving Raleigh Since 1990

Royal India is a Raleigh‘s popular Indian Restaurant, serving the Triangle area of North Carolina since 1990. In fact, we are the oldest Indian restaurant located in Raleigh that is still in operation. Since we opened our door, we have served thousands of patrons since then. Our restaurant has received wonderful reviews from patrons, as well as, food bloggers and critics.

Royal India offers authentic India veg, vegan, and non-veg cuisine. We prepare beads, and many entrees in tradition Indian Tandoor oven. Royal India is open throughout the year, offering lunch and dinner daily. We also offer takeout, delivery, and catering options.

COVID-19 Precautions

Royal India has been taking all precautions in the wake of COVID-19. We implemented many safety precautions in order to ensure your and our safety. Our staff wears masks and we require patrons to wear masks when they arrive at Royal India. Moreover, we require patrons to have temperature check via wall-mounted, contactless temperature device. Lastly, we seat each party in a social distant manner and offer multiple hand sanitizing stations.

Daily Lunch Specials
Royal India Special with tandoori chicken, samosa, mixed vegetables, naan bread and basmati rice

Royal India had to discontinue lunch buffet in the wake of COVID-19 and replaced it with seven daily lunch specials. Each of our lunch special offers our popular veg, non-veg, and vegan combos with generous portion sizes. We request patrons to make dine-in reservation via our website, or call us at 919-981-0849. You can view our entire menu and place a takeout order HERE.

Food Catering in Raleigh and Beyond

As Raleigh’s popular Indian Restaurant, we receive regular requests for catering food for events. In the past, we have catered for weddings, graduation celebration, anniversaries, birthday parties, office parties, concerts, non-profit fundraisers, and other events. A one of the oldest Indian restaurants, we have close relationship with multiple hotels and avenues where we have catered our food in the past. Check out our catering options and catering menu. We also customize catering menu based on needs/preferences of our patrons. Call us at 919-981-0849 for more questions.

Holiday Specials at Royal India
Tandoori Style Turkey displayed in a tray

Royal India is open throughout the year. We offer specials and promotions on major holidays. In the past, we have offered lunch and dinner specials for Christmas, New Year, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Diwali Celebration, Eid Holidays, Thanksgiving, and other occasions.