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The Snake Charmer

46 Unley Rd, Unley, Adelaide, South Australia 5061, Australia
+61 8 8272 2624
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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46 Unley Rd, Unley, Adelaide, South Australia 5061, Australia
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I booked for a Friday night, there was plenty of tasty Indian delights on the smorgasbord table to fill out stomachs and the service was spot on. We were the last to leave and it wasn't a busy night but at no point did they...More

Thank Maureen J
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks Maureen it was our pleasure serving you and your friend from interstate, we tried our best not to disturb you , as it was obvious to us that both of you had not seen each other for a very long time.Precious moments should always...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

We have eaten here a couple of times with vouchers from scoopon. The voucher was for a buffet style diner, the venue is ok, I think it needs to be updated & it was a little chilly there! The buffet is located at the back...More

Thank Shazrazmataz
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for your review, all the comments are noted and appreciated , we will definitely check our Buffet temperatures and hope that you visit again .

Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife bought a living social voucher for The snake charmer for my birthday after a day out wine tasting as I really enjoy Indian food, I was disappointed i thought the food was a bit bland, I would like to try it again but...More

Thank donaldm309
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We were gifted a Scoupon to a buffet service at Snake Charmer by our daughter. On arrival the impression is that you have arrived at a family home, it appears to be a mother and daughter operation, very welcoming. The greeting was genuine, the buffet...More

Thank tjmouse123
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for visiting our restaurant.Our range of Buffet dishes is changed every night as some customers dine in three times a week for Buffet Dinner.Thank you for appreciating our hard work.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

I had the MISFORTUNE to be 1 in 6 attending this restaurant for a supposedly good dinner night out. What a let down! This "EXPENSIVE" food was extremely bland if not almost tasteless. It was physically cold upon arrival. The serving bowls were half full...More

2  Thank philicia2017
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Thanks for your review, it is noted. Sadly you forgot to mention that you dined in with six adults,using 4 split the bill vouchers which gave you half price for each main course,and you purchased 4 main courses , one of which is a...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

This place has been around for ages and has always had great consistently good food. Have been going there for over 30 years and getting take away for nearly as long. Love it.More

1  Thank Debbieweir3
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for supporting us all these years. We are always trying new dishes, new ideas, new ventures and along the way we make mistakes, and learn from the mistakes, support from customers like yourself always brings back confidence in us and helps us to...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had the buffet menu, which offers a great selection of wonderfully tasting food. I thought it was the best Indian ever, as nothing was too hot, ovrecooked or too spicy as one may find so often in other Indian restaurants. Everything tasted fresh, reserved...More

1  Thank Dannex1
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you so much for your appreciation.We have now been in the hospitality industry for 41 years and we will keep trying our best to please everyone who comes to visit us. Thank you.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

It was our maiden visit to Snake Charmer at Unley, South Australia with our 2 guests who were celebrating their Golden Wedding Anniversary. We were greeted by a friendly smiling staff & ushered to our booked table. None of us were interested in the Wine...More

1  Thank Marvin020746
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for coming to our restaurant.The Snake Charmer has for the past 30 years contributed to our community ,by organising fundraising dinners, for a three course dinner.We give back half the proceeds to the organisation as a donation. thank you for your support.

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner at the snake charmer as a family with teenage kids and it was fabulous. We went for the buffet as we had a prepaid voucher. We received a really warm welcome on arrival and that set the scene for a lovely evening....More

1  Thank msga12
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Children are very welcome as they are our future diners.As parents you are giving your children an amazing insight into the cuisines and the culture of a different nation. Thank you for visiting us.

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Made a booking but it was not recorded, but luckily there were still a few spare tables. The owner was warm and friendly and nothing seemed too much bother. All staff were friendly & obliging, and they were keen to fix a wobbling table before...More

1  Thank Robin T
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

It was our pleasure to look after wonderful ,respectful customers who really appreciate our hard work and our culture.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Unley Rd, Unley, Adelaide, South Australia 5061, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide  >  Unley
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8272 2624
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