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India House St Paul - WTF?


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India House St Paul - WTF?

tex.s.toast | Feb 24, 2009 05:51 PM

Ok so i was skeptically excited to see grand asia replaced by a st paul outpost of eat streets India House. Now i havent eaten at IH in Mpls since it was New Delhi (where i think i only had one, passable but unremarkable meal).

I watched as the signage appeared, somewhat suprised that there was no newsprint covering the windows on the remodel/redecorating job.

So this is where the story gets weird. Their website says they are open (i havent been by in two days to check). But the menu isn't indian at all, its indonesian. Im thinking to myself, his menu looks very familiar. its EXACTLY the same as the one i saw at Bali on nicollet on sat night (Really tasty grilled chicken with a tangy tamarind sauce and good, but not great, gado gado.)

Now the pictures next to the online menu clearly show actual indian food. it occurs to me that one of the following scenarios are incredibly likely, and i'd love any help figuring out which it is. Either the websites are done by the same folks and the Bali menu got put up as filler and never got replaced with real content, or given the proximity of india house mpls and bali, there is some sort of co-ownership and there will be indonesian food at india house st paul, or c. i stepped into thetwilight zone and you all will check that menu and find india food, or that the name of the restaurant is now indonesia house.

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