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23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“naan bread” (5 reviews)
“indian food” (8 reviews)
“best indian” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Consistently the best food delivered to your table. Generous portions, and very good service. Clean and well presented.

1  Thank Geridog1
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A good selection of Indian food and a staff that cares about their customers. Great for a casual dinner.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We go there quite often. Parking is good. Nicely set out restaurant. There is plenty on the menu to choose from. The food, service and value are unmatched. 100% recommend.

Thank toskaryan
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is probably the best Indian restaurant in Wanganui. The interior walls burst with colour and give a sumptuous feel. The tablecloths, napkins and cutlery are well-maintained while the curries offer plenty of food and are packed to the brim with alluring flavours. One can...More

Thank Perry B
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Fresh and tasty this is a great wee spot for some wonderful Indian food. Interesting flavors and well presented. The decor is nothing to get excited about but does the trick.

Thank sallysage
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We live here so I wish we'd realised what excellent Indian was just 2km away. It's now our regular destination for a meal out. Everything we've tried has been delicious. We love the bhaji although the mains are big enough there's really no need for...More

Thank rar0
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The best indian in town. Forget about the others. Onion Baji fantastic, even the next day down below its fantastic. Never hesitate to take friends here as they all like Indian food.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 18 July 2016

very poor service and food - I had the chicken saagwali and seriously the bright green colour of this dish was not due to spinach - in fact I don't think there was any spinach in the dish at all just lots of green food...More

Thank cesunnyvale
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Was there for a takeaway and have ordered the food to be kiwi hot. The starter was not (the same spicy) as ordered however the main was. Also felt the Naan bread was a bit under done. Having experienced other Indian restaurants in NZ. It...More

Thank HPillai
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I love Indian food almost anywhere, but this restaurant offered some different combinations and innovative takes on standard Indian cuisine. And they were delicious, too!

Thank Monica94601
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: 06-348-4851
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