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Plimmerton Taj

8 Steyne Street | Plimmerton, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4-233 0474
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (3 reviews)
“indian food” (3 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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8 Steyne Street | Plimmerton, Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

To be honest we usually order a huge assortment of dishes and take them home to enjoy with the extended family. A very extensive menu

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank walkingholiday
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I dined here, and absolutely loved the curries we had. I had the Butter Chicken which was really flavoursome and one of the best I have had in Wellington for a long time. The chicken in the curry was cooked well, and tender.. Not stringy...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Racheenz
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

We went tonight and had a very pleasant experience..friendly service .especially kind to my two grandaughters. A very clean nicely presented restaurant .The garlic naans were dripping with garlic and fresh and light..The butter chicken, chicken Tikka Misala were tasty and chicken tender and fresh....More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Janine45
Reviewed 21 December 2015

A very busy restaurant. Very nice food and great level of service. Thoroughly recommend - (suggest booking if going on a Saturday night). Curries cooked to perfection and nicely served. Breads simply delicious. Byo.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank NewZealandCarver
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I really enjoyed my meal here. We were a large group (10 people) and the food was quick, good value and tasty. Unfortunately we sat near the door and being a cold night, we were constantly hit with a freezing draft whenever anyone went in...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Katie M
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This Indian food is amazing! I have been a few times with my husband as well as with a larger group of family. The food feels like they really care about what they are cooking. Even when we pick up takeaways, they offer us poppadoms...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank AnnaS1016
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

This was the second time we had been to the Taj and it has been equally brilliant each time. Very friendly and attentive service and the food was excellent. We shared lamb roghan, chana masala, tarka dahl, mushroom rice and a garlic naan. 4 of...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank BritNZ15
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Stopped by for a late dinner and were seated accordingly fast. Drinks came not to long after and we chatted for a bit. The entree of paneer balls other vegetarians treat came out on a sizzling plate and went down a treat with our beers....More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Lsas26
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Very tasty food with all the spices and flavours unlocked run by Friendly owners providing great service.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Gregory F
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Had a simply superb evening with a good friend. Attentive service and great food. Evening only spoiled by adjoining diners on mobile phones.

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Zavija
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Steyne Street | Plimmerton, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-233 0474
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