Charminar Indian Restaurant – Hyderabadi Biryani, Kababs, Indo Chinese

6755 Mira Mesa Blvd Ste 111, San Diego, CA 92121


Sun - Thurs 11AM - 10PM, Fri - Sat 11AM - 11PM

Charminar Indian Restaurant in San Diego, with the intention to bring the Hyderabadi Cuisine to the city offers an interesting spread of South Indian food. Famous for the Hyderabadi biryani, this Indian restaurant brings unique flavors of the region to San Diego. With a mix of spicy – non spicy dishes, vegetarian – non vegetarian options, this restaurant delivers to the taste of every palate.

Charminar Indian Restaurant in San Diego


Menu of Charminar Indian Restaurant

From tasty appetizers to flavorful biryanis, Charminar Indian Restaurant Menu covers multiple aspects of South Indian food. With a mix of most popular Hyderabadi dishes to authentic regional ones, this restaurant’s menu is a journey to the Telugu speaking states of India.



vegetarian delights to tantalize your taste buds. Begin your culinary journey with Vegetable Samosa, a savory delight packed with spiced vegetables. Pair it with the crispy goodness of Vegetable Pakora, offering a delightful mix of veggies coated in chickpea batter. Indulge in the tangy and tantalizing Dahi Kebab or savor the crunchy textures of Crispy Cauliflower and Babycorn 65. The menu also boasts the rich flavors of Vegetable Manchurian and the zesty punch of Chili Paneer.

In the non-vegetarian section, the starters promise a burst of taste with options like Kodi Vepudu Boneless, Chicken Angara, and the ever-popular Chicken 65. The menu further includes the flavorful Chicken Majestic, the spicy zest of Chili Chicken, and the delightful indulgence of Apollo Fish. Each dish brings a unique taste and texture, inviting diners to relish the diverse flavors of Indian cuisine.


Tandoori Kababs:

Coming from the Indian Tandoor, enjoy the iconic Tandoori Chicken, a classic delight showcasing tender chicken marinated in a blend of aromatic spices and cooked to smoky perfection. For those seeking an alternative, the Chicken Boti Kabab offers succulent bites of grilled chicken, infused with fennel and an array of Indian spices. Delight in the robust flavors of the Chicken Seekh Kabab, expertly crafted with minced chicken, aromatic herbs, and unique Indian spices. Meanwhile, the Zafrani Paneer Tikka caters to vegetarian preferences, featuring grilled paneer and veggies marinated in a tantalizing blend of lemon, yogurt, garlic, and spices.



The Vegetarian menu features classics like Aloo Gobi, blending potatoes and cauliflower florets in a savory onion and ginger-garlic sauce, creating a comforting dish. Relish the royal flavors of Navratan Korma, a rich and creamy preparation harmonizing nine-gem korma with aromatic spices and cresamy textures. For those seeking a protein-packed option, Chana Masala presents boiled chickpeas cooked in a deep-roasted, flavorful tomato-onion gravy, while Daal Tadka offers lentils simmered in an onion-tomato sauce, delivering a comforting and aromatic experience. Indulge in the decadence of Malai Kofta, savory vegetable dumplings cooked in a rich sauce of roasted spices, onions, tomatoes, and cream. The menu also boasts delectable paneer-based dishes like Vegetable Kadai, Paneer Butter Masala, Kadai Paneer, and the wholesome Saag Paneer, each offering a unique blend of spices and textures that exemplify the diverse and rich vegetarian cuisine of India.

The Non-Vegetarian section offer an extensive selection of North Indian and South Indian food. Apart from the regular Chicken Tikka Masala and Butter Chicken, for those seeking an authentic taste, dishes like Dum Ka Chicken and Chicken Chettinad provide a traditional culinary experience with slow-cooked chicken curry and marinated chicken cooked in unique Chettinad spices, respectively. The menu elevates the dining experience with a range of goat-based dishes, including Kadai Goat, Mutton Ghee Roast, Pepper Goat Masala, Goat Chettinad, and Goat Sukka, each presenting tender goat meat cooked in an array of spices that define the regional tastes of India. For egg enthusiasts, the Egg Pepper Masala and Egg Ghee Roast offer delightful options to relish the essence of Indian flavors through boiled eggs cooked in flavorful spices and rich ghee.



Highlighting the Hyderabadi Cuisine, Charminar Indian Restaurant offers the special Hyderabadi Goat Dum Biryani and the equally tantalizing Hyderabadi Chicken Dum Biryani, each layering succulent proteins with fluffy rice, fragrant spices, and caramelized onions in a symphony of taste.

For a unique twist, the Chicken 65 Biryani presents the fiery flavors of Chicken 65 infused into a biryani delight. Explore regional flavors with options like the Bezawada Biryani, Gongura Chicken Biryani and Avakaya Chicken Biryani, each offering distinct regional tastes and essences. For the Vegetarians, the menu caters to varied preferences, featuring delectable Vegetable Dum Biryani, Paneer Biryani, Egg Biryani, and Fish Biryani, ensuring a biryani feast for every palate.


Indian Bread:

Savor the simple yet flavorful Tandoori Roti and the aromatic Butter Roti, offering a hint of richness to every bite. Elevate your meal with the ever-popular Classic Naan or opt for the indulgent Butter Naan for an added touch of smoothness. For those seeking a burst of flavor, the Garlic Naan or Chili Garlic Naan infuse zesty garlic accents, while the Cheese Naan brings a delightful cheesy twist to the traditional breads.


Indo Chinese Food:

Indo Chinese dishes brings back the memories of the Indian street food scene. Charminar Indian restaurant triggers those memories in San Diego offering Veg Street Fried Rice, Egg Street Fried Rice, Chicken Street Fried Rice, Veg Street Noodles, Egg Street Noodles and Chicken Street Noodles, an array of Indo Chinese food.



Finally, delight your taste buds with the aromatic and flavorful Paan Laddu, complemented by the irresistible Gulab Jamun, offering a melt-in-your-mouth experience. Dive into the creamy decadence of Ras Malai, and savor the royal essence of Shahi Tukda, each serving a perfect finale to your culinary journey.

Charminar Indian Restaurant in San Diego

Catering and Specials

Charminar offers Indian food catering in San Diego and nearby locations. This Indian Restaurant extends its culinary expertise to catering for a wide range of occasions, including family occasions, corporate events, weekend parties and gatherings. Charminar frequently offers specials for weekends and festivals.

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