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Delaware Indian Diaspora

Food, Temples, Travel, Movies & More

Indians account for the largest chunk of the Asian population in Delaware.

Of 28,549 Asians in Delaware, 11,424 are Indians.

Hindu Temple in Delaware
Mahalakshmi Devasthanam, Hockessin (DE)
Indians live mostly in New Castle county. There are only a few dozen families in Kent County and Sussex.

The Hindu temple in Hockessin is the anchor of the Indian community in Delaware. Besides celebrating Hindu festivals, the temple hosts a variety of cultural programs.

Buffets, Biryani
With the growth in the numbers of Asian-Indians, we see a noticeable increase in the number of Indian restaurants and grocery stores in Wilmington and Newark.

Lasani Halal Chicken 65
Lasani Halal
Good Indian Food
18 Marrows Rd (@ Rt 4)
Newark, DE 19713
maharaja newark
Despairingly Bad Indian Food
1450 Kirkwood Hwy, Ste 121
Newark, DE 19711

By our count, there are 19 Indian restaurants in Delaware including two in the state capital Dover.

Paradise Biryani Pointe in Newark and Everest Takeout and Bawarchi in Wilmington are the newbies.

Hindi Movies
Regal Cinema in Newark, Cinemark at Christiana Mall and Cinemark in Wilmington screen the latest Bollywood, Telugu and Tamil films.

Hindi Movie Theaters in Newark
Bollywood Poster at Regal Cinema
Featuring restaurant reviews, movie reviews, Hindi movie showtimes, travel agents and more, is a guidepost to the Asian-Indian community in the First State.