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Our Story

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Get to Know Us

Welcome to Indian Kanteen, your go-to quick service restaurant for delectable and affordable Indian cuisine that caters to both vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Our diverse menu boasts an array of traditional Indian dishes meticulously crafted to tantalize your taste buds and evoke a heartwarming sense of nostalgia.


With a commitment to using only the freshest ingredients and maintaining authentic flavors, each mouthful will transport you to the vibrant essence of India itself. At Indian Kanteen, we prioritize the use of top-quality ingredients and uphold stringent hygiene standards. 

Indian Kanteen is a manifestation of our founder's ardent desire to serve hygienic, high-quality Indian cuisine at an affordable price, all within a pleasant and inviting setting. Our menu features the staple foods that resonate with our daily lives, bringing comfort and familiarity to your plate. Our restaurants are bolstered by central kitchens that play a pivotal role in ensuring our culinary offerings meet the highest standards of quality and hygiene. The majority of our cooking takes place within these central kitchens, ensuring consistency and excellence in every dish we serve.


At Indian Kanteen, our vision is simple yet profound – to be your ultimate choice for authentic Indian cuisine. We aspire to delight your taste buds with flavors that resonate with your heart and to create a culinary haven that feels like home.


Our mission is multifaceted, driven by passion and a commitment to excellence:

Empowering Entrepreneurs:

We're dedicated to nurturing micro entrepreneurs, providing them the resources and expertise to turn their culinary dreams into reality. Together, we build thriving restaurant ventures that inspire and serve.

Global Presence:

Our ambition knows no bounds. With a resolute goal, we aim to grace major cities around the world with our unique flavors, touching lives and spreading joy through Indian cuisine.


World-Class Brand:

Our pursuit of excellence extends beyond borders. We strive to create a world-class Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) brand that encapsulates the rich tapestry of Indian flavors, culture, and warmth.

Meet the Team

Meet Our Visionary Founders: Driving Success at Indian Kanteen

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Fueling Innovation & Growth

Satish Shetty

Satish Shetty, a seasoned entrepreneur and angel investor, brings a wealth of experience in setting up enterprises, launching products, and managing expansive projects. With a history of success in establishing bbdaily (bigbasket daily) and playing a pivotal role in the launch of Airtel 4G in India, Satish is a visionary leader who drives innovation and growth.

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Bringing Culinary expertise from across the Gulf

Vibin Unnikrishnan

Vibin Unnikrishnan's extensive 30+ years of experience in sales and marketing across the Gulf region is a foundation for his passion for food entrepreneurship. Returning home after spearheading operations for a prominent office automation brand in Muscat, Oman, Vibin's expertise in showcasing brands and managing a multi-million-dollar turnover shapes his determination to launch a culinary venture in his homeland, India.

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Crafting & Channeling Brand Experiences

Sanjay Unnikrishnan

Sanjay Unnikrishnan's journey from being a marine engineer in the oil and gas sector to a passionate food and beverages enthusiast is a testament to his diverse expertise. Having overseen the setup of a prestigious Rs 200 crore 5-star hotel, Sanjay's project management skills and dedication to delivering exceptional experiences shine through. As an entrepreneur, his joy lies in witnessing the contented smiles of customers savoring delectable food.

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Hospitality Maestro & Networking

Tanveer Attar

Tanveer Attar, an established restaurateur with two decades of industry experience, epitomizes the essence of hospitality. Armed with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, he has been an integral part of his family's successful restaurant business for over 45 years. Tanveer's expertise and commitment to creating exceptional dining experiences are pivotal to Indian Kanteen's pursuit of excellence.

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Together, our founders bring a rich tapestry of skills, experiences, and aspirations, all woven into the fabric of Indian Kanteen's success story. We invite you to join us in savoring the delicious fruits of their labor and experience the culinary brilliance that stems from their collective vision

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