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Malabar Beyond India

) #1 of 93 Restaurants in Taupo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Indian, Asian
2/40 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-376 5454
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goat curry” (30 reviews)
“kashmiri rice” (10 reviews)
“rogan josh” (5 reviews)
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Nepalese, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2/40 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 415 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful food!! Started with the prawns, then had the Chicken Tika Masala. Lots of pieces of chicken in it and the dlavour was beautiful. The staff were very friendly and we would definitely go back again!

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 4 days ago

First time to Malabar Beyond India - I ordered Lamb Bhuna i usually got to Mr India Taupo but sorry this restaurant will be my 1 stop shop - Thankyou to the chef and front office staff who served me and also gave me a...More

Thank Rikdeez H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had Lamb Rogan Josh. I've got to agree with the earlier review, it was a few pieces of meat in a watery sauce. However the taste was okay and I was full at the end of the meal, but I had to fill up...More

Thank Graham020
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Decided upon a takeaway based on the tripadvisor ranking of Malabar. I think the best way to summarise our experience is "Average." Lamb Rogan Josh was literally a few chunks of lamb in a thin watery sauce, Onion Bahji rings were bland, and Peshwari Naan...More

Thank Euan W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Delicious food and refreshingly different. Super service. Real value for price. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal.

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

my friend & I came here for an evening meal, we checked trip advisor and chose this restaurant from its high rating . we shared the buttered chicken & the chicken tikka masala with rice & garlic naan bread, I can honestly say it was...More

1  Thank jayeve1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't expect an Indian restaurant to take out the honours. Service by the owner Lali was superb, his passion for his food was palpable and he guided us through the menu expertly. We started with Kuchumber Pakoda, delicious vegetable fritters, almost tempura in style...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place if you appreciate a decent curry. The flavours and heat were just perfect. I recommend the duo of lamb, (can't remember the exact name) it was exceptional. If you're hungry it's good to know you get a full serve that...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the food at Malabar. It's different to the typical Indian restaurants. Simply delicious. Service was great too.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the best Indian meal for many many years here, service was funny but well worth it. I went on the Saturday with a mate, it was that good I took someone else back in the Tuesday and was great...

Thank Robanks
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Questions & Answers
16 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from malabar t | Property representative |
Yes, we are BYO. you are most welcome.
31 January 2017|
Response from malabar t | Property representative |
thanks for your question yes we do have tandoori oven
18 February 2015|
Response from cherry786 | Property representative |
Well, yes we do meal vouchers so you can ring us to grab them because they are not available online ... Thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/40 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-376 5454
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Our restaurant provides combination of Indian ingredients with local products and Indian cooking techniques with European design template which produces a distinctively layering of flavors. we have section of menus inducing traditional and authentic acclaimed beyond India menu and the stunning course feast .the wine and cocktail menus also reflect the ethos of the restaurant.
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