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Namaskar Indian Restaurant

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10 Joll Road | Hastings, Havelock North 4130, New Zealand
+64 6-877 7208
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16:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Tue 16:30 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were staying close to Havelock North for four nights. On our first night we were so fortunate to come across 'Namaskar'. We had the most delicious curry served up by the most polite staff. We enjoyed our meal so much that we had to go a second time and had different curries this time. We were not disappointed, again... More 

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Thank Richard F
Havelock North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit here, on a Saturday night after the movies... the restaurant was busy, so we went for the takeaways. Friendly staff, great value for money. The Panek Paneer was delicious. They said half hour wait as it was so busy, so we popped across the road for a drink. Highly recommend, can't wait to eat in there.

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Thank Antoinette B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Came across this restaurant whilst looking for a place to grab dinner on a Monday night. Was pleased to find that the restaurant was cozy with great food for a great price. Portions were huge and the staff was great!

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Thank wobblyndizzy
Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Havelock North for only 3 nights! And we dined at Namaskar 2 of them! The food is absolutely Devine!!! Traditional delicious food, incredible value, beautiful ambience and lovely staff!!! Everyone who visits Havelock North MUST go there. Thank you Namaskar for 2 delightful evenings!

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Thank Geppetto13
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at lunch today the food was lovely. Heat to taste and exactly what was requested . Staff friendly and informative about the meals. Will definitely go again. Had to take some food home for later.

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Thank Pam W
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the reasons for visiting Napier again was to make the trip to Havelock for dinner again, having had dinner there the year before. Was surprised Kurian, the manager, remembered us from that trip! The menu had changed slightly making it more difficult to choose even though there were five of us - we'd need to have dinner there... More 

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Thank Pio M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and incredibly good food. I would recomend this to anyone and i Will definitely eat here again.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I went to this relatively new addition to the Havelock North restaurant scene with my 18 yo son. The food was very good but the service, while friendly, was slow. It took quite some time for our meals to be served and I suspect that this was to do with the popular - judging by the number of people in... More 

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Thank Bella1Canberra
Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Service always great, had the meat sizzler last night, meat was so tender it fell apart. Kids are welcome here and they have a special kids menu to suit those not ready for an indian. Staff always polite ad welcoming

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Went here while on holiday and we will be returning next year The restaurant was full and it took time for us to be seated but we hadn't booked so we were ok with this . The customer service for the place is great . Now onto the food , I can't praise it enough ,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 22:00
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Joll Road | Hastings, Havelock North 4130, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Havelock North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-877 7208
Description
Namaskar is a classy Indian Restaurant serving authentic Indian cuisine by using local produce and authentic spices. Each dish is freshly made to order so you can experience the taste and flavour of different spices. Namaskar established in 2012 and has built its strong reputation, a family run Restaurant with a passion for quality food and great service, interior are warmly decorated with glamour wall papers and golden colour, lighting are beautiful and dimmed. This creates a smooth warm lively atmosphere. The Namaskar is a place where you can enjoy a fabulous authentic Indian meal with your friends or family in the warm and friendly surrounding.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?