North Carolina Biryani Restaurants

Biryani is a spicy, mouthwatering, yummy Indian dish prepared with Basmati Rice along with Cloves, Cardamom, Cinnamon, Ginger, Galic, Bay Leaves, Marathi Mogga, Khus Khus, Vegetables and meat.

Hyderabad Dum Biryani ©
Hyderabad Dum Biryani - A Popular South Indian Rice Dish

Biryani is an Indian rice dish, popular in both Northern and Southern India.

Students of Indian culinary history will have read about the famous Awadh Biryani.

The difference between North Indian and South Indian Biryani lies primarily in the method of preparation.

Hyderabad Dum Biryani
Hyderabad Dum Biryani from state of Andhra Pradesh is the most popular variety of South Indian Biryani in the U.S.

Hyderabad Dum Biryani is cooked on a slow flame with a tight lid for several hours by arranging the Basmati Rice, spices, vegetables and meat in layers.

Biryani Varieties, Price
Biryani comes in the form of Vegetable Biryani, Egg Biryani, Chicken Biryani, Goat Biryani, Shrimp Biryani and so on depending on the type of meat and vegetables used.

While Biryani is available at most Indian restaurant, there are a few restaurants in North Carolina specializing in Biryani.

Like their counterparts in other U.S. cities, North Carlina Biryani restaurants offer both Hyderabad Dum Biryani and regular Biryani.

Biryani is usually priced from $7.99 - $18 depending on location and whether it includes Vegetables, Egg or meat.

Most Indian restaurants serve Biryani with Onion/Cucumber/Mint Raitha and a brownish color gravy on the side.

Here are some Indian restaurants in North Carolina that offer Hyderabad Dum Biryani and regular Biryani :

Biryani House
744 E. Chatham St
Ste A
Cary, NC 27511
Ph: 919-469-0006

Curry Point Express
5400 S Miami Blvd
Durham, NC 27703
Ph: 919-474-7447

Hyderabadi Biryani House
15025 Old Lancaster Hwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
Ph: 704-752-3556
Laziz Biryani Corner
Avent Ferry Shopping Center
3281-117 Avent Ferry Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606
Ph: 919-821-7991

Paradise India Cuisine
10255 Chapel Hill Rd
Morrisville, NC 27560
Ph: 919-481-6881

Persis Indian Grill
14027 Conian Circle, Ste A-1
Charlotte, NC 28277
Ph: 704-817-8198

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