Indian food is a cuisine filled with passion, spice, flavor and tradition. Whether you love a good vegetable curry or the sweet and delectable taste of the traditional dessert Gulab Jamun, finding an Indian restaurant that pleases everyone in the family can be a difficult task. It's only after plenty of trial and error that many Canadian residents are able to find the perfect spot to delight their palates. To save yourself on time and money, follow the ultimate list of Indian food restaurants that simply cannot be missed.

Top 5 Must-Visit Indian Restaurants in Canada

5. India Village Restaurant -Ancaster

According to users, India Village Restaurant is the top ranked restaurant in all of Ancaster. From event catering to romantic dinners for two, the team at India Village are hitting all the top marks when it comes to excellent cuisine and service. This authentic Indian food is served in a comfortable and welcoming location that is sure to keep you coming back for more.

4. 259 Host -Toronto

The offerings at 259 Host are ranked among the best available in all of Toronto. Perfect for small, intimate dinners shared with loved ones or maybe even a first date, you'll fall in love with their traditional meals served with a contemporary flair. Make sure to call ahead and make a reservation and delight in the excellent service and atmosphere here. 

3. Curry Twist -Toronto

Toronto residents love Curry Twist for their inviting atmosphere and affordable dishes that ignite the taste buds with their traditional Indian flavors. Perfect for vegetarians, there are a number of well-reviewed veggie dishes available here. Small, welcoming and one-of-a-kind, Curry Twist is a must visit spot in Toronto.

2. Salam Bombay -Vancouver

This hidden gem offers diners the perfect mix of delicious flavors, fantastic ambiance and exceptional service. With a wide array of traditional Indian dishes and tasty cocktails, Salam Bombay is a great destination for any occasion. With highly rated vegetarian dishes, everyone in your party will be satisfied after a visit here.

1. Vij's Restaurant -Vancouver

As a 2014 Traveler's Choice winner, Vij's Restaurant is the number one destination for Indian cuisine in all of Canada. Diners here will delight in meals created with the freshest ingredients and keep coming back for the friendly service. After all of their recent accolades it can be tough to get a table on busy nights, so be sure to make a reservation ahead of time and enjoy!

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