Indian Barbecue

Ultimate Destination For The Best Indian Curries, Grills, and More

At Indian Barbecue, our story is one of passion and dedication. We are a celebration of delicious food and quality ingredients. Motivated by a deep love for Indian cuisine and a desire to share its richness with our guests in Amsterdam and Hilversum, we embarked on a journey to create something extraordinary.

With talented chefs at the restaurant in our two locations, we carefully crafted a menu which celebrates the diverse flavours of India. Our commitment to excellence extends to every aspect of our service, from dining to pickup, delivery, and catering.

Set against a backdrop of modern yet authentic ambience, our locations in Kinkerstraat, Amsterdam and Hilversum Centrum offer a welcoming space for gatherings of all sizes. At Indian Barbecue, we invite you to join us on this culinary adventure, where every dish tells a story and every visit promises an unforgettable experience.

Our Story

In the heart of Amsterdam and Hilversum, our journey for Indian Barbecue began with a profound inspiration: to redefine Indian cuisine in the Netherlands. As founders, we were motivated by our love for the rich tapestry of flavours and spices that define Indian food, we embarked on a mission to introduce the authentic taste of India to the Dutch culinary landscape. As a pioneer of Indian gastronomy, our journey is fueled by a deep-rooted passion to share the warmth and vibrancy of Indian culture through food. With each dish crafted with love, Indian Barbecue aims to take diners to the next level. We want our guests to feel the love and stories behind Indian cuisine which takes them on a sensory journey, evoking memories of home-cooked meals and cherished traditions. Indian Barbecue has become more than just a restaurant—it's a symbol of innovation, authenticity, and our unwavering dedication to bring the true essence of Indian cuisine to every plate served across our locations in Amsterdam and Hilversum.

Our Journey & History

At Indian Barbecue, our journey and history are deeply interrelated with the diverse and vibrant culture of India. From the bustling streets of Northern India to the tranquil culture of South India, our culinary inspiration comes from the rich tapestry of flavours found across the subcontinent.

India, known for its cultural heritage and vast cuisine, served as the driving force behind our expansion to multiple locations, including Kinkerstraat in Amsterdam and Hilversum Centrum. Drawing upon our elders' time-honoured recipes and culinary traditions, we have curated a menu that celebrates the essence of Indian cuisine. Each dish tells a story of flavour and tradition, inviting guests to embark on a culinary journey that honours the culinary legacy of India.

Our Atmosphere

Indian Barbecue is known to serve the best and most authentic Indian food in Amsterdam and Hilversum. Our restaurant offers an unforgettable ambience as the food itself. Picture yourself stepping into a world where modern elegance meets the rich heritage of India.

Our restaurant boasts a modern yet cosy vibe, with stylish decor and modern vibes which instantly transport you to the beautiful country of India. Whether you are seated indoors or enjoying the fresh air on our terrace, every moment is infused with warmth and hospitality.

Our restaurant features a terrace accommodating up to 40 guests, while our indoor seating comfortably accommodates up to 60 guests. The soft lighting and comfortable seating create the perfect setting for an evening of culinary delights and lively conversation.

Every detail is carefully curated to ensure your experience is nothing short of exceptional. Come join us and discover why Indian Barbecue isn't just a restaurant—it's an experience you would want to come again for.

Chef’s Specialties

Barbecue Murgh

Order this classic bestseller, Barbecue Murgh, where tender chicken is marinated in a blend of yoghurt, tomato sauce, and aromatic herbs, resulting in a dish that's both flavorful and nourishing.

Barbecue Lamb Tikka

Delight your senses with our Barbecue Lamb Tikka, where succulent lamb is marinated in traditional Indian spices before being expertly grilled in a clay oven, creating a dish bursting with rich flavours and textures.

Barbecue Royal Mix Grill

Indulge in the ultimate feast with our Barbecue Royal Mix Grill, featuring a tantalising combination of tandoori chicken, chicken tikka, seekh kebab, and lamb tikka. It's a royal treat for those craving variety and bold flavours.

Shahi Paneer

Treat yourself to the luxurious Shahi Paneer, where pieces of Indian cheese are enveloped in a creamy sauce infused with tomatoes and roasted cashews. This decadent dish offers a delightful balance of creamy richness and subtle spice.

How Our Chefs Prepare Wholesome Indian Food

Curious about the secret behind the flavourful dishes at our restaurant in Hilversum and Amsterdam? It all starts with our carefully selected, fresh ingredients, ensuring an authentic taste that's unmatched.

  • Turmeric: Known for its vibrant colour and earthy flavour, turmeric brings depth and health benefits to our dishes.
  • Cumin: A staple in Indian cuisine, cumin seeds impart a nutty, citrusy aroma to our curries.
  • Coriander: From seeds to leaves, coriander adds a fresh, citrusy note, enhancing the complexity of our flavours.
  • Garam Masala: A blend of aromatic spices like cloves, cinnamon, and cardamom creates a rich flavour profile in our dishes.
  • Fenugreek: Fenugreek leaves and seeds add a slightly bitter taste, elevating the texture and taste of our curries.