the beginning

calcutta jhaal muri (v)
puffed rice + date chutney + green chili
10
tangy sweet potato (v)(vg optional)
pan grilled sweet potato + tamarind sauce
12
lamb seekh kebab
minced lamb + house blend of spices
14
chicken tikka
yogurt + house blend of tandoori spices
14
chicken kebab
minced chicken + house blend of spices
13
grilled pulled chicken
house tartar sauce + chickpea flour boondi
14
paneer shashlik (v)
cottage cheese skewers + peppers
14
tandoori shrimp
shrimp + mango salsa
15
malai chicken
tandoor grilled chicken + yogurt and cream
14


journey continues

snapper peri-peri (s)
grilled snapper with peri-peri sauce + lemon rice
34
chicken tikka masala
peppers + tomato onion sauce
22
grilled lamb chops
grilled lamb + carom potato
26
lamb ghee roast
slow cooked lamb + ghee + whole spices
25
homestyle chicken curry (s)
slow cooked chicken + house blend of spices
22
butter paneer (v)
tomato sauce + fenugreek
22
hyderabadi dum biryani
chicken + mint cucumber raita
25
spinach & cauliflower kofta (v)(vg optional)
spinach and cauliflower dumplings + tomato puree + ginger
22
seasonal vegetable korma (v)
vegetables + sweetcorn sauce + saffron
22


heavenly breads

garden naan 6
olive naan 5
garlic naan 5
simply naan 4
whole wheat roti 4


companions

dal makhani
slow cooked lentils + cream + butter
14
pindi chickpeas (vg)
slow cooked chickpeas + onion + ginger
15
mint cucumber raita
yogurt + mint + cucumber
6
palak paneer
spinach + cottage cheese
15
carom potatoes
dices potatoes + carom seeds
8
lemon rice (vg)
lemon + rice
8


sweet endings

warm carrot halwa 8
coconut medallions 7
pistachio kulfi 7
rose ice-cream 6


manifestations

siddhartha
pea flower beefeater infused gin, midori, simple, lemon juice
12
autumn leaves
altos reposado, pumpkin chai shrub, honey
14
evening chill
murlarkey vodka, fernet branca, honey lemon pomegranate
13
the intention
murlarkey coffee whiskey, amaro, ancho reyes heavy whipping cream
14
nearly there (alcohol free)
starfruit, fresh lime, rose syrup, mint
9
familiar faces (alcohol free)
hibiscus allspice syrup, lime juice, ginger beer, sushi ginger
9


reflections

da capo al martini
reyka vodka, bianco vermouth, house-made orange bitters
11
unusual negroni
don q anejo, campari, noilly pratt
12
sazerac
rye whiskey and brandy (or cognac), turbinado, peychaud’s bitters, absinthe mist
13
super-nova g&t
bombay sapphire gin, house-made tonic syrup, fever tree soda water
13


beer

clausthaler na
germany 0.05% abv
8
port city optimal wit
virginia 4.9% abv
8
lost boy comeback kid cider
virginia 5% abv
9
reason pale
virginia 5% abv
9
eggenberg hopfenkonig pils
austria 5% abv
8
gaffel kolsch
germany 5.1% abv
8
three notch’d 40 mile ipa
virginia 6% abv
8
guinness foreign extra stout
ireland 7.6% abv
11
vasen norse dipa
virginia 8% abv
13
scaldis peche mel
belgium 8% abv
12
denizen’s third party tripel
maryland 9.1% abv
12


wine by the glass

sparkling

lido canella
rose prosecco, italy 2019
14
piper sonoma, brut
california sparkling, california 2019
15


white

torracia del plantavigna, erba voglio, colline novaresi bianco
erbaluce, italy 2019
12
olivier gessler, cotes de gascogne
sauvignon blanc, colombard, ugni blanc, gros manseng, france 2019
13
stoneleigh
sauvignon blanc, new zealand 2019
11
the pairing
chardonnay, california 2019
16


rosé

sylvain miniot, st. pourcain
rosé, france 2019

13


red

mont de bourgogne, burgundy
pinot noir, france 2019

14

brancaia tre, toscana
sangiovese, cabernet sauvignon, merlot, italy 2018

15

silvio grasso, piedmonte langhe
nebbiollo, italy 2018

15

chateau nozieres, cahor
malbec, france 2016

14

vino casasmith, porcospino primitive
primitivo, washington 2018

15


wine list


sparkling

lido canella, prosecco rosé, italy 2019

14/55

piper sonoma, brut, california sparkling, 2019

15/60


rosé

sylvain miniot, st. pourcain, france 2019

13/52


white

torracia del piantavigna, colline novaresi bianco, erba voglio, italy 2019 12/48
olivier gessler, cotes de gascogne, sauvignon blanc, colombard, ugni blanc, gros manseng, france 2019 13/50
stoneleigh, sauvignon blanc, new zealand 2019 11/42
the paring, chardonnay, california 2019 16/64
bucci classico, verdicchio, italy 2019 68
domaine daniel crochet, sancerre, sauvignon blanc, france 2019 55
barboursville vineyards vermentino reserve, vermentino, virginia 2019 40
alberto oggero, roero bianco docg, roero arneis, italy 68
the magician, sleight of hand, dry riesling, washington 2018 60
neyers vineyard chardonnay carneros, chardonnay, california 2018

65


red

mont de bourgogne, burgundy, pinot noir, france 2019 14/56
brancaia tre, toscana, sangiovese, cabernet sauvignon, merlot, italy 2018 15/60
silvio grasso, piedmonte langhe, nebbiolo, italy 2018 16/62
chateau nozieres, cahor, malbec, france 2016 14/56
vino casasmith, porscupino primitivo northridge vineyard wahluke slope, primitivo, washington 2018 15/60
ogier lou carine lirac, rhone, france 2018 65
bodegas finca nueva, rioja tempranillo reserva, tempranillo, spaine 2017 60
schonetal, willamette, pinot noir, oregon 2017 95
do ut des, fattoria carpineto fontalipno, igt, cabernet sauvignon, merlot, sangiovese, italy 2016 99
harvey and harriet, paso robles, cabernet sauvignon, california

75

speri valpolicella ripasso, valpolicella, italy 2017 80
marcarini barolo docg de la morra, barolo, italy 2017 100

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111 North Pitt Street, Alexandria Virginia

P: 703.567.4507
E: contact@kismetmodernindian.com

Hours of Operation

Monday & Tuesday:
Closed
Wednesday & Thursday
Lunch: 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Dinner: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday & Saturday
Lunch: 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Dinner: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Sunday
Lunch: 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Dinner: 5:00pm – 9:00pm

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