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Lovely India

1123 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
07-3484088
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Ranked #48 of 148 restaurants in Rotorua
Price range: $0 - $23
Cuisines: Indian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Absolutely loved eating here on my last night in Rotorua! The butter chicken was the best that I have tasted in a very long time, and the suggested meal by the staff was equally as delicious. My partner and I ordered two serves of rice and this was definitely not enough and when we asked for two more serves the... More

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New Delhi, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We just same back from Newzealand after wonderfull holidays and this is Best Restaurant we have ever found till now. Best service and good quality food. The service was top class, food was 'Amazing'. The food is cooked to perfection and the pricing is worth every cent Thank you Lovely India for a warm welcome and service offered to us.... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Central location, delicious Indian food, prompt service and great recommendation for us while looking for meal on a cold winter night. Will come again!

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Trumbull, Connecticut
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Came to this restaurant tonight and was happy to find a warm, welcoming restaurant with a wide selection of authentic and delicious India food. Although the price did seem a little on the higher side, it was well worth it! My group and I were visiting from the US and definitely felt that this was one of the best restaurants... More

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Kindly convinced us to come in off the street when we were cold and hungry! Awesome feed and great service! Thanks guys!

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Rotorua District, New Zealand
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We are from Australia and this is the First time my husband tried out Indian cuisine. The service was top class, the restaurant setting tasteful and the food 'Amazing'. The food is cooked to perfection and the pricing is worth every cent. We will be back. Thank you Lovely India.

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Went for dinner on 16June, Had an excellent meal, we decided to go back on Tuesday for lunch. Since it was cold and we were not well, the staff offered us free ginger tea, made to perfection. Excellent customer service and excellent food, dhal was yummy, could not resist for more. We will be back for sure...

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Ahmedabad
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This is one of the most famous Indian restaurant in Rotoura. They have facility for Indian veg and Indian non veg food. Also they do offer Indian sweet. Also they have mastery in butter chicken. this restaurant have capacity of around 75 + guest. All good hotel are located near by, ( millineum, Sudima lake resort, etc )

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Dinner & service was very good. I enjoyed the Aloo Gobi with rice & naan. The only negative was the cost, it was a bit more expensive than even some of the indian restaurants in Auckland. Waiter was very attentive & polite.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Waiters and chief are very friendly, and care for their customers. Really good food and nice place. A must go restaurant in Rotorua !! Tur et Flo from France

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