About Us


Zayka offers guest an authentic dining experience with traditional Punjabi Northern Indian Cuisine and native beverages.

Our menu offers variety of dishes each cooked with authentic ingredients, spices and style whilst served to your table with appropriate garnishing and sides. The emphasis on fresh and diverse vegetables and sauces is key to elevating the flavours of Zayka.

An exciting selection of cocktails, wine and beer can also be enjoyed from the bar.

If you are looking for healthy vegetarian or non-vegetarian dishes, a mild, hot or spicy meal or a gluten free, vegan or Jain alternatives, Zayka Indian Cuisine has something for everybody.

Zayka Indian Cuisine welcome you all to experience the great fine dining with our friendly and well-trained staff.


Meet The Owner

Owner/Manager, Keshav Kalia originally from Northern India, came to Zayka by way of Singapore where he was managing 3 restaurants and 2 banquet halls. He interviewed for the position while abroad and came to Raleigh in April 2014 to run and manage the restaurant.

In 2015 he bought out the previous owners to helm the establishment and in 2016 he became the sole owner and chef of Zayka.

Keshav Kalia currently holds 12 years of experience in the restaurant industry, in addition to Masters in Hotel Management.

Along with Zayka, he is also managing his own catering company in India.

Zayka is not just a business to him, this is his passion and devotion. Because of his qualification and experience, Keshav is always aiming to provide customer satisfaction in a way that he fulfills his motive of making Northern Indian Cuisine ¬†as integral part of everyone’s palate.

This is what makes Zayka different.