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Masala Indian Cuisine Palmer Street

79 Palmer Street | South Townwville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 3388
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“masala” (30 reviews)
“butter chicken” (17 reviews)
“eat indian” (2 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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79 Palmer Street | South Townwville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

Pretty good Indian for townsville - would have liked the curries to be a little less creamier though.

Thank Stean K
Reviewed 5 September 2013

The food is always good here, but after they tried to charge $15 for a side of steamed vege (clearly packet, not even fresh) I will not be returning. When I told the guy it was too much he lowered it to $10 which is...More

Thank Kiwikel88
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Could not fault the service, very friendly however very disappointed in the food. Having eaten at the Marsala in Mackay the food was not up to that standard. When asked how spicy would like the food requested hot, by Western standards this is not Indian...More

Thank L2Travel13
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We have been there on 2 occasions, once as a couple, and once with the whole tribe (including Grandma). The service, while not super friendly, was efficient. The meals on the fist occasion (just hubby and I) came out within a reasonable timeframe - certainly...More

Thank Andersonclan
Reviewed 9 August 2013

I'll start by saying that this was my first Indian dining experience outside of shopping mall outlets. I was very impressed with both the food and service. The entree we had was a mixed platter which tasted great. This was followed by butter chicken and...More

Thank thecityflyer_34
Reviewed 28 July 2013

When we first arrived in Townsville we chose to eat at this restaurant on Palmer Street and it was by far the best decision we could have made. We're not regulars to Indian Cuisine but as this place was next door to where we were...More

2  Thank Jean B
Reviewed 28 June 2013

Butter Chicken had no taste, a really poor spice blend, the bright colour appeared artificial. In fairness we had recently had a fantastic Indian Restaurant experience in Palm Cove, where the spice blending and flavours were excellent and much more natural looking. We were surprised...More

Thank Tassietraveller104
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I love Indian food and this place is my favourite place for take-away or dine in Indian food. The portion sizes for take-away are bigger than if you dine in but both are excellent value. The service is friendly and fast and they have two...More

Thank Bronwyn G
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Excellent and reliable Indian at a reasonable price. Their takeaway portions are quite large and make for a great lazy dinner night.

Thank FJPollock
Reviewed 21 June 2013 via mobile

The service was prompt and very polite the food was flavoured well and at night seeing the night lights sitting outside was a good atmospere the pub next door was a bit loud but meal was enjoyable perhaps a bit. Pricey but we enjoyed the...More

Thank donna d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Palmer Street | South Townwville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4721 3388
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Masala Indian Cuisine Palmer street (right on the waterfront) have been serving you for nearly 15 years with mouth watering authentic Indian dishes. our team is specialises in preparing dishes mild, medium or hot. we are a fine dining licensed restaurant. We cater for banquets, in-house parties, and also outdoor catering for private and corporation functions. " Remember, You Don't have to have it Hot"
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