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Coriander's - CLOSED

17 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 6844
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
7 Dec 2015
25 Oct 2015
“Great atmosphere - great food ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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17 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 December 2015

Aweomse and authentic Indian food. Had Biryani on the other day and still can't forget the taste. Simply awesome.

Thank k_sudeep
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday of a long weekend and had no problems booking a table for two ten minutes before arriving. Instead of ordering our usual favorite curry dishes we decided to share a few dishes from the starters menu. We selected Coriander's Platter...More

Thank JohnandKaren149
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

I visited here and noticed its under new management , i ordered platter and tikka masala nice n hot quick service, welcoming staff definitely back on next visit

Thank TheCopperPotWestport
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

We visited Corianders in Kaikoura 12 months ago for takeaways, and just like their Rolleston location it was fabulous! Went and got takeaways again last night... it was awful:-( the vege korma was watery and grey with a horrible flavour. The butter chicken was also...More

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 7 June 2015

The rice was very dry. The service was very quick. Staff were very polite. Wouldnt try the Butter chicken again.

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 23 May 2015

My wife and I went here on a quiet Sunday night, before going whale watching in the morning. It started of with us walking into an empty restaurant, no waiter/barman to greet us. Eventually after calling out someone came to seat us. We had a...More

Thank Rhodri L
Reviewed 12 May 2015

I don't know anything about Indian food but I liked the food here. Service was good and my companions were able to find vegan and gluten free options.

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

We were in Kaikoura for two days. There is only one Indian restaurant out there so we were left with no choice. The first day we went d guys were quite polite. They asked us to be there at 8.45 pm for dinner the next...More

Thank Gayatri G
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Corianders at Hanmer Springs is amazing and Edgeware is almost as good, so we had high expectations for the Kaikoura branch that were unfortunately not met. The butter chicken sauce tasted like canned cream of tomato soup. The baigan bartha lacked the gentle smokey flavour...More

Thank Natyer
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

We've been living in NZ for over a year and have been consistently disappointed by the quality of the Indian restaurants. Coriander's broke the trend. My Madras was genuinely hot (which is unheard of in NZ) and it tasted like a madras!! My wife's Achari...More

Thank GeoffHLloyd
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  • Address: 17 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 3-319 6844
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