Chapel Hill Magazine July/August 2022

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Best Of Chapel Hill The Madras Chicken Dum Biryani is light, yet so flavorful.

Best of Three

Favorite new restaurant & Indian Food

Lime & Lemon opened its largest location yet in Meadowmont By H an n ah Le e


July/August 2022


hat’s in a name? A lot, it turns out. In the case of Lime & Lemon Indian Grill & Bar – the budding brand of local Indian restaurants, which just opened its third location in Meadowmont Village – that’s especially true. Think about it for a second: Limes and lemons, while siblings from the same citrus family, have very unique colors and tastes and uses. For all they have in common, ultimately, they’re not identical. The same goes for Indian cuisine. Despite being so geographically close, the country’s northern and southern regions have their own distinct style, spices and flavors. So although Lime & Lemon owners Ravi Jeyaraman and Mayil Rajendran all originally hail from southern India – think dosa and parotta as traditional dishes – they also