WHY Great lunch buffet.
WHAT One of the original Old Town eateries, Mezbaan offers tandoori, benghan bharta, palak paneer and distinctive curries that diners can spice on a sliding scale of one to ten. Hyderabad specialties (like the delicious lamb pasinda) also are served. Live Indian music on Friday and Saturday nights, too.
Region: San Gabriel Valley
Neighborhood: Old Pasadena
Features: Breakfast, Dinner, Kid Friendly, Live Music, Lunch
Price Range: $10-under, $17-$24
Cuisine Type: Indian