Mon-Fri, 11:30am-9:30pm; Sat-Sun, closed
4, 5, 6, 7, S at Grand Central-42nd St.
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
29th St. to 49th St., FDR Dr. to Fifth Ave.
Desi Shack, a twelve-seat Indian and Pakistani eatery, is focused on skewer-grilled meats. There's chicken tikka, lamb or potatoes or paneer for vegivores, served either as a rice plate, salad, or paratha roll, with choice of veggies and chutneys on top; nothing on the menu tops $10.