Our Critics' Picks

  • Slideshows
  • Videos
 
MORE

Indian Oceans

7750 N. MacArthur, Suite 135
Irving, Texas 75063

Details

  • 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday.
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Free Parking
Bombay Chopstix is a pan-Asian restaurant in a busy Irving strip mall, part of a three-location mini-chain with a menu that spans from chop suey to chocolate-filled sweet spring rolls. But the Irving location of Bombay Chopstix has a secret: a second menu, marketed under a different name. Welcome to Indian Oceans, which offers cuisine that’s truly rare in Dallas: Indian seafood. This hidden restaurant-within-a-restaurant, serves fried fish, Indian-style, along with shrimp curry and the extraordinary sight that is crab masala, a gently spicy bowl of curry from which an entire crab protrudes like a dazzling vision. Bombay Chopstix may be a fast-casual spot for lo mein, but its alter ego, Indian Oceans, has the DFW area’s only menu fully devoted to Maharashtrian and Goan seafood. The Malvani curry is available with goat meat, but try the pomfret, a fish that Indian Oceans also serves fried. It’s a marvelous curry, bright orange and spotted with cilantro, with powerful but agreeable heat. The fillets are tender; it’s easy to pull the meat apart from the bones with a fork. Indian Oceans is an exciting addition to Irving’s Indian food community.

Related Stories (1)

View All

More Indian Restaurants in Irving & Las Colinas

View All

More Indian Restaurants in Dallas

  • India Palace Restaurant & Bar
    Best Of

    One of the most – if not the most – highly praised Indian restaurants in Dallas, this Preston Val...

    Indian
  • Cosmic Café
    Critics' Pick

    Cosmic Cafe specializes in first wave vegetarian cuisine, which surely comes as no surprise to pa...

    Indian
  • A popular spot in North Dallas, this place deserves its fans. The food is good, the atmosphere is...

    Indian
  • This spot proves that even the blandest Arlington shopping plaza can hold a few surprises. The lo...

    Indian
  • This South Indian vegetarian eatery is adjacent to a sari shop and an Indian grocery store, so yo...

    Health
  • Roti Grill
    Best Of

    Fast food has sped to a higher life form: Indian. Imagine takeout ventilating from the sack with ...

    Asian

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >