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Mother India

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Markensgate 6, Kristiansand, Norway
+47 38 02 02 07
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I ordered some Indian food at the restaurant. My family wanted an extra good meal on a Saturday. I don't remember exactly which dishes we ordered, but they were very tasteful. If you are in Kristiansand I recommend eating there or at least order takeaway. Good service and quite quickly served.

Thank Eivind H
The Plains, VA
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has world-class Indian food on an order above what you might expect in a Norwegian town. It will surprise you, both as to the food and the comfort of the furnishings. Try it.

Thank ThePlainsman
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

Mother India is a restaurant I have visited many times and will continue to visit. There are many reasons for that. They have wonderful food made by people who are passionate about creating authentic Indian food. I have eaten most of the menu and with a background as a chef I must say I am very pleased with the dishes... More 

1 Thank Michel R
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

The food was really delicious with great spice and tenderness. The Naan bread was also great tasting. The restaurant had a nice "authentic" decoration with a friendly staff and ok prices. I would definitely consider coming back. Only downside : We had to wait a good while to get our order taken and waiting for the food.

Thank tknudse
Kristiansand, Norway
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

..but that was only because they had no competition. The food is ok, there's nothing wrong with it. The last time we were there however, we felt so bluntly ignored by the staff, that no amount of delicious food could fix that. And now, there's more than one Indian restaurant in down, with better food at lower prices.. Get a... More 

Thank PickyWaiter
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The three of us arrived the restaurant and got the last table on a regular Tuesday evening. Very accommodating personnell, guided us through the menues and as we did not have long experience with indian cusine, the waitor suggested that he found a representative choice of India for us. This was a success! We had three different meals for sharing... More 

Thank Håvard V
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

I've been there like 20 times and it is just so good food. It is also a very nice place to be! I recommend this before Food Asylum.

1 Thank Trym B
Kristiansand, Norway
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89 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is one of my favorite places in to eat in Kristiansand! Delicious food and great atmosphere in the restaurant!! It is a good idea to reserve a table beforehand because otherwise you may have to wait for a while to be seated ;) Great and friendly service!

Thank Aleksandra L
Mandal, Norway
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Excellent food, very friendly and knowledgable staff. Eating here is not cheap, but you certainly get what you pay for. Great ambience in the restaurant and perfect for a romantic dinner.

Thank KjzLrs
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Wow, lavishly decorated, excellent staff and absolutely awesome food. My 3 year old daughter loved it too. Would definitely go again in a heart beat.

1 Thank John G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$17 - $28
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markensgate 6, Kristiansand, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Southern Norway  >  Vest-Agder  >  Kristiansand
  • Phone Number: +47 38 02 02 07

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