About Us

Embark on a culinary expedition to India, right here in the heart of Berlin. Our flavorsome creations celebrate the rich tapestry of Indian cuisine, inviting you to savor the warmth of tradition and the excitement of modernity on every plate.

Our Story​

“From Punjab to Berlin: A Tale of Culinary Connections”

In the bustling streets of Mumbai, a small, family-owned restaurant thrived for generations, nurturing the essence of Indian cuisine. With recipes handed down through time, the Gupta family mastered the art of blending spices and creating dishes that danced on taste buds.

Years later, fate led them to the vibrant city of Berlin. Carrying their ancestral culinary secrets, the Gupta family opened “Indian Cousins,” a restaurant that seamlessly bridged the gap between two cultures.

The restaurant’s walls adorned with colorful Rajasthani artwork, the aroma of freshly ground spices wafting through the air, and the sounds of sitar melodies playing softly, “Indian Cousins” became a haven of sensory delight. The Gupta family poured their hearts into every dish, creating a menu that encapsulated the diverse flavors of India.

The story of “Indian Cousins” wasn’t just about food, but also about connections. Berliners from all walks of life were drawn to the restaurant, not just for the mouthwatering delicacies but also for the stories that came with each dish. The Gupta family took pride in sharing the origins of every recipe, recounting how a particular curry echoed the bustling markets of Mumbai, or how a dessert was reminiscent of festive celebrations back home.

One of the most beloved stories was about “Grandma’s Secret Masala,” a blend of spices that had been guarded for generations. Legend had it that this masala held the power to not only tantalize the taste buds but also to invoke a sense of nostalgia and comfort. The aroma of the masala brought back memories of family gatherings and joyful moments, transporting patrons to a different time and place.

As word spread about “Indian Cousins,” it became more than just a restaurant; it became a cultural exchange. Guests would linger over meals, sharing their own stories and experiences, creating bonds that extended beyond the walls of the establishment.

The Gupta family continued to innovate, introducing fusion dishes that combined the best of Indian and German flavors. Their “Berlin Biryani,” a delightful twist on the classic, became a symbol of their culinary creativity.

With each passing year, “Indian Cousins” flourished, a testament to the power of food to connect people and cultures. The Gupta family’s journey from Mumbai to Berlin was a story of passion, tradition, and the magic of bringing a piece of India to a foreign land. Through their restaurant, they proved that the language of food knows no boundaries, and that the love for good food can create lasting memories and friendships that transcend continents.

Our Specialties

Butter Chicken

Butter chicken
Bread / Cream / Grape
8.50​
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