Get great curry at these Long Island restaurants:
106 Woodbury Rd., Hicksville
At this exciting nexus of Asian fare, the roster of compelling curries includes the creamy, mellow goat pasanda and incendiary Thai chili and curry noodles.
758 S. Broadway, Hicksville
At this welcoming fusion spot, French and Asian traditions come together in a curry seafood bouillabaisse. It's made with shrimp, scallops, mussels and calamari in a broth accented with lemongrass and coconut.
37 Shore Rd., Port Washington
In a lovely manse overlooking Manhasset Bay, you'll find a succulent Kerala prawn curry that excites but doesn't scorch the palate.
14 New St., Huntington
Curry puffs - small fried pastries stuffed with a spiced chicken, potato and onion mixture - are just one specialty at this downtown Huntington Thai spot.
124 South St., Oyster Bay
This cozy, quirky cafe in a bakery offers a curried chicken salad sandwich as part of its "tea sandwich trio." The salad, more British-American than Indian, is made with baked chicken breasts, mayonnaise, curry powder, raisins or currants and walnuts.
825 Rte. 25A, Miller Place
Fruity-sweet and spicy-hot flavors define the chicken and mango curry at this elegant Thai restaurant. Also impressive: a haunting Panang curry and vibrant green curry.