March 28 2012 12:00 AM

Eastern tastes

MARU SUSHI & GRILL — In addition to its many signature sushi rolls, this elegant, intimate restaurant also serves hot dishes, like Japanese style beef tenderloin and teriyaki chicken, as well as vegetarian options, all made from scratch. 5100 Marsh Road, Okemos. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. & 4-9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11:30 a.m-9:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 4 p.m.-9 p.m. Sunday. (517) 349-7500. FB, WB, TO, RES, OM, P, WIFI, $$.  

MUMBAI — Chef Paddy Rawal brings the spice and flavor of India to mid-Michigan with a gourmet menu filled with authentic cuisine from the subcontinent. Elements of Indo-Chinese fusion are also featured, as well as a daily lunch buffet. 340 Albert Ave., East Lansing. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m.Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday; 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 5-10 p.m. Friday-Saturday. (517) 336-4150.  TO, D, FB, $$$.