It's my husband who is always looking for Indian food... and Shiva Indian Restaurant is the spot in Rice Village that we always find ourselves back at. It's not fancy, but it's good, the staff is friendly and it's right next to our favorite Main Street Theater. (Update: According to readers, they have seen some roaches... so, maybe read THIS before you go.)
I like to look at everything, try everything and then select the best. Plus, with the buffet, the waiter brings naan to the table (which is my very favorite).
So, since we're in hot Houston, and the Indian food is hot for me... I ordered a mango lassi to drink. And it did cool me off!
As far as kid-friendly goes... this place is casual and fine for kids... but there is not kid menu and it is Indian food. So... if you want to try Indian food, give it a shot. If you want chicken nuggets and French fries, there are plenty of other places in Rice Village!
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