This stridently authentic Indian spot is one of the only restaurants in Vancouver to concentrate on faithful renditions of Northern Indian cuisine. Specialties at Nirvana come in beef and lamb including Vindaloo curry, Chicken Korma, Prawn or Fish Masala and Vegetarian Dal Makhani, or Lentils cooked with Tomatoes, Onions and Ginger. The dinner offers Chicken Pakoras, Lamb Gosht, and desert!

Location:  2313 Main Street, At 7th Avenue

Business hours:  Mo-Su 11:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m.