The sudden closing, a few weeks ago, of Mango Grove in Columbia, Md., made more than one person exclaim, "Now, where will I get my dhosa?!"
You can get six versions of the stuffed rice-and-lentil crepe at the Carlyle Club in Roland Park. I had forgotten. The Carlyle Club is easy to forget. Even the Carlyle Club says so. Here's the charming text from the restaurant's website: "Drowsing beside the lobby of the hulking Carlyle apartments, the Carlyle Club is one of those under-the-radar restaurants embedded in North Baltimore’s older residential buildings."
The Carlyle Club serves the classic dhosa, which it spells dosa, filled with spiced potatoes, onions and lentils; an open-faced version with tomato, onion and green-chili uttampam; and others filled with things like paneer and masala.
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