Welcome to AASTHA


Indian Restaurant in Duncan BC

Our story - What does ‘Aastha’ Mean?

‘Aastha’ in native India means 'Faith' and Devotional stands for 'Spirituality'. At Aastha devotional, we bring to you the true spiritual essence of India in its magical form – the Authentic Indian food. The irresistible aroma of Indian spices greets you as you enter our place, a hidden gem centrally located in the heart of Duncan. Our special delicacies treats your taste buds with interesting flavours, oscillating between sweet, savory, and spicy; its textures meld creamy sauces with doughy breads and tender meat and vegetables to delicious dishes! Our wide variety of vegetarian, vegan and non-vegetarian options with taste of rich Indian flavours are designed to suit all palates. We bet you will ask for more!

Our specialities


At Aastha Devotional Indian Restaurant in Duncan BC, the emphasis is on a truly social experience and that extends beyond the fantastic shared dining menu into the relaxed, warm environment of the venue itself.


Multani Soup (G/F)

Lentil based soup with add chicken and mild spices

Tomato Soup

Tomato based soup flavoured with spices and fresh cilantro

Dal Soup (G/F)

Lentil based soup

Main courses

Matar Paneer

Fresh green peas with cottage cheese cooked with onion ginger tomatoes, ginger and garlic based gravy

Butter Chicken

Grilled boneless chicken breast cooked in tomato sauce, butter, cream blend of spices

Paneer Chilli Garlic

Coated and fried cottage cheese cubes and toasted with peppers

Goat Curry

Goat with bone pieces cooked with Indian traditional style


Gulab Jamun

Indian milk ball soak in a honey syrup, served hot

Rice Pudding

Cooked in milk, cardamom & pistachios

Kesar Rasmalai

Made from cottage cheese sweetened, milk flavoured cardamom, served chilled

Mango Cheese Cake

Light and soft - textured mango flavored cheese cake

From the blog

A Curious History Of Curry

What we know as “curry” has a long and curious history. By early 1940-ies the word “curry,” in...

Indian Cooking Curries and More…

Indian food has many health benefits Being generally low in fat, high in vegetables,...

Indian Herbs and Spices with Health Benefits

1. Turmeric If you ever wondered from where does most of the Indian cuisine get its yellow colour...

Had the Beef Vindaloo Indian hot, delicious! In my opinion it’s the best place in Duncan and I’ve tried them all. I could eat Indian food every day, so pleased this place is so close to my home!



The best Indian cuisine our family has tried, from Nanaimo to Victoria by far!.. Food is great along with the friendly staff. If you’re a fan of curry, it is a must to visit this place.

Ashley Provenal


The best Indian food by so far ! Flavors of spices were perfect, Authentication at it best, Exceptional service, Staff was very friendly, Its the place I like visit everyday to eat.

Kewal Krishan