By Carlie Kollath/NEMS Daily Journal
TUPELO – An Indian restaurant has opened in the Skyline community, just outside the Tupelo city limits.
Shaan India Palace is on East Main Street after it turns into Highway 178 East. It’s the only Indian restaurant in Lee County.
Jagdish Chand and his son, Pardeep Kumar, own the restaurant, which is connected to the gas station they have owned for five years.
The restaurant has been open for a week. It has a lunch buffet from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. seven days a week. It’s open for dinner every day from 5 to 10 p.m.
The lunch buffet during the week is $9.99. On the weekend, it’s $11.99.
The restaurant takes cash and credit and debit cards.
The menu includes traditional Indian fare such as tikka masala, palak paneer, samosas, pakora, tandoori chicken and curries. Plus, Shaan India Palace has American kids meals like chicken nuggets and mac-n-cheese.
And, the restaurant serves beer and wine.
The restaurant has two dining rooms, plus it does take-out orders. The phone number is (662) 269-3099.
ADDRESS: 2810 Highway 178 E., Skyline
PHONE: (662) 269-3099
OWNERS: Jagdish Chand and Pardeep Kumar
HOURS: Seven days a week. Lunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dinner from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.