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Indian Minar

300 East Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
+64 3-308 1076
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“curries” (13 reviews)
“naan” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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300 East Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop for dinner, we enjoyed our Fish Madras with roti and rice. A yummy dinner for us. Friendly and quick service, affordable price, nice interior, all good. Parking on street and free in the evening.

Thank santo t
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I love getting take away! This restraunt is always on top of things service is amzing and food is so good.

Thank Samanthac19933991
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Dined here on Easter weekends. The staff was very friendly and helpful but the food lacked the quality. Asked for hot Vindalo and was not anywhere near hot. Also, the gravy was watery. The portion size was good and the price was also reasonable. I...More

Thank Scottie700
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Was there for dinner last week with family and found everything excellent, ordered Bhuna Chicken, Lamb Roganjosh and garlic naan, Service was very good and food was up to the mark, will definitely visit again.

Thank Mac19792721
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Chicken in some meals was undercooked not just a little but basically raw. Those meals were also nearly cold, suggesting they were not freshly cooked rather reheated. After saying they would remove the cost of the meals they then tried to charge us for them....More

2  Thank Ljrolli
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Was really craving Indian and decided hubby and I would have it as it's been a while since we've had it from here. I must say I was a bit disappointed in the flavour. The punch wasn't there. Not as in spicy because we get...More

Thank beepea34
Reviewed 11 March 2017

very average food and service, nothing special but at $21 curry price for a lamb rogan josh you won't expect runny gravy and a few pieces of mutton not even lamb. Trying to explain to the manager, who hardly understand English, was a daunting task....More

1  Thank 99gemma26
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant several times and always had good experience. But it seems like it has got new Napelese management. The guy on the front counter who claims he is the new owner was wearing a dirty cap and other cloths. Not...More

2  Thank rangi430
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The luncheon was delicious and the service was great.We had reserved a table for us a day earlier and everything as well sorted prior to our arrival.

Thank LachmiPunjabi
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I was staying in Ashburton for two days. Found this restaurant on trip advisor. I ordered one chicken korma and some onion bhajees. The chicken was chewy and gravy too sweet. Onion bhajees were very oily and burnt. The whole night I had light stomach...More

2  Thank wagnorneal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 East Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-308 1076
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