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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
Updated 19/06/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 19/06/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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US$ 11 - US$ 18
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Sponsored by: Desi Swag

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Outstanding Authentic Food
1. Outstanding Authentic Food
"Best Indian food I have ever had in Australia."
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2. International beers, cocktails
2. International beers, cocktails
"Indian beer selection (including a Sri Lankan"
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3. Ambiance, Excellent Service
3. Ambiance, Excellent Service
"good customer service"
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Reviewed 24 July 2021

Amazing food... I have to say, I enjoyed every single bite of the meal , great experience..... Very clean...This is one of the best restaurant and The food was fantastic and no matter what I order! The service we received was so amazing and we...will definitely go back again. They made us feel welcomed and gave us an amazing experience. Highly recommendedMore

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 5 March 2021 via mobile

Just moved to Ararat and found this gem straight up. The Goat curry was amazing and that butter chicken sauce wow. Will definitely be my go too. Oh and the service was great too .

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 30 June 2021

A hidden surprise off the small town offering up a chance to escape the city and enjoy a quality tasty meal. You don’t eat at a place for their fit out, it’s the food! We ordered our entrees and drinks which came out quickly. They...were delicious. Full of flavour and the chicken was super tender and juicy. For mains the Goat in chefs special sauce was the standout. Worth a visit for this dish alone. If you are after good Indian food, you found it.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 22 June 2021 via mobile

I went there with my wife during my long drive. The staff was super friendly. Paneer Tikka was delicious. Very nice ambiance. Highly Recommended.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 18 June 2021

Went here for dinner last night and wow its everything you want in a restraunt friendly and helpful staff that were happy to accommodate us at last minute when everything else was closing. Then there was the food absolutely delicious from entrees to dessert everything...was cooked or made to perfection. Hats off to the chefs and the staff on everything last night we will be back 100%More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 15 June 2021

This spot offers extraordinary service as well as enjoyable food. The best restaurant in the area. The food arrived quick and the prices were inexpensive. Recommended.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 11 June 2021

We went there for the first time for my son’s birthday . Everything was just perfect! Very professional service, the ambiance was amazing, superb food and drinks. They even organised a birthday dessert for my son! This is truly the best restaurant I have ever...been to in Melbourne! We will definitely come back! Loved everything about it! So happy I have found you!More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 9 June 2021

Best vegan curries I have ever had in Victoria ! Been here two times :) really lovely places. Friendly staff!!! The price for each dish is valuable. Authentic food. Would come back again!

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 2 May 2021 via mobile

The best Indian restaurant to go to! I am very fond of the place and its food are pretty amazing and delicious. Whenever I visit the place, staffs delivers an exceptional customer service. Great prices and amazing deals too!

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 1 May 2021

I went to Desi swag with family. Kids friend excellent customer service with variety o veg and non veg food..

Date of visit: April 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions about Desi Swag

Yes, Desi Swag offers takeaway services.

Yes, Desi Swag offers delivery services.

Yes, Desi Swag is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Desi Swag is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5