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Masala Shanti

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142 Long Road | Eagle Heights, Mount Tamborine, Queensland 4271, Australia
755453500
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Masala Shanti Meaning : Spiced Heaven Masala literally means a mixture of...
Masala Shanti Meaning : Spiced Heaven Masala literally means a mixture of spices, but here it represents "The feast for the senses" that we aim to provide:- from the vibrancy of colors for the eyes, to the explosion of flavors from the exotic spices for the palate, to the music from distant lands for the ears. Shanti means peace, tranquility or Heaven. This perfectly represents the sights, sounds and life here on Tambourine Mountain. Please make yourself at home and enjoy authentic Indian cuisine. we aim to provide you The Indian Experience
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Visitor rating
  • 80
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Busy Weekend

We were able to get a last minute reservation, on a busy weekend. Staff were very friendly and the food was of a high standard. Service was attentive and dispite being last customers, we weren't rushed at the end of the night.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Michael C
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Gold Coast, Australia
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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English first
Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

We were able to get a last minute reservation, on a busy weekend. Staff were very friendly and the food was of a high standard. Service was attentive and dispite being last customers, we weren't rushed at the end of the night.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

A recent stay on the Mountain created an opportunity to try the local Indian restaurant. Located at the end of the Gallery Walk, this unassuming little restaurant would have to be one of those unexpected surprises. A very simple, but well presented setting, in a relaxed atmosphere. The staff were very good with their service. And then our dishes were... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

Great food and lovely service. If your vegetarian you must go, not much else for the vegetarian at Mt Tamborine. I had The Masala Dosa, it was just perfect, my partner had the Vege Korma and was very happy. Great size portions. Was a full so better to book, think everyone knows this is the best place on the mountain.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We have been to this restaurant a few times now and it seems to get better every time. It would have to be the best Indian restaurant we have ever been to. Can't fault the staff or the food. Will be going back for more!

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I went there during the Xmas period for an evening meal. We made a reservation via phone prior to going to the venue. On arrival I failed to explain I had made a reservation and we were placed in the middle of the restaurant. However after serving us cold water (immediately upon seating) the waitress realised that she had spoken... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Coming from a multi cultural City of Darwin where flavours are many it was a breathtaking experience to visit an Indian Restaraunt in the small haven of Mt Tambourine where the staff know how to please and the ambiance is peaceful. Compliments to the Chef we were not disappointed even down to the surprise birthday desert which was also bliss.... More 

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Sydney
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86 reviews 86 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

The other reviews in Trip Advisor recommending this restaurant are correct. The restaurant serves excellent quality indian food rivalling any of the good quality Indian restaurants in the capital cities in Australia. In addition, the young local staff are fantastic - nothing over the top but understand good customer service. Note it is BYO so stock up before arrival as... More 

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North Tamborine, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

I have had takeaway mainly from Masala Shanti but intend to dine in soon .. I cannot fault their food or service . Meals come out promptly and are delicious, lovely staff who greet you with a smile and a great location on Gallery Walk ... Restaurant is beautifully decorated and cosy ..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Fantastic service, amazing authentic Indian food! Every dish was superb, especially recommend the dosa.

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Newcastle, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

They have it all, great Indian food, lovely restaurant & friendly, helpful staff. Planning to go again tomorrow!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 142 Long Road | Eagle Heights, Mount Tamborine, Queensland 4271, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Scenic Rim  >  Mount Tamborine
  • Phone Number: 755453500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 18
  • Cuisine: Indian

Description

Masala Shanti Meaning : Spiced Heaven Masala literally means a mixture of spices, but here it represents "The feast for the senses" that we aim to provide:- from the vibrancy of colors for the eyes, to the explosion of flavors from the exotic spices for the palate, to the music from distant lands for the ears. Shanti means peace, tranquility or Heaven. This perfectly represents the sights, sounds and life here on Tambourine Mountain. Please make yourself at home and enjoy authentic Indian cuisine. we aim to provide you The Indian Experience
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?