Why East Portland’s Namaste Bazaar is a ‘Hidden Gem’ for Indian Food

If you want to experience the true melting pot of Portland, drop by the Namaste Bazaar in Hazelwood around lunchtime.

The Indian restaurant and grocery store has become a favorite meeting spot for local immigrant communities, from Sri Lankans to Tongans to Samoans. And more than a few Yelpers have described it as a “hidden gem.”

“This place is so LEGIT,” Riley R. wrote. “I’ve been on the hunt for affordable, delicious Indian food. Well, I definitely found it.”

Watch the video for the full scoop on Indian, African, Fijian, Nepalese, and Micronesian food all under one roof.