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Jewel of India

Shop 16 Manuka Court | 11 Bougainville Street, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6295 7037
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“butter chicken” (30 reviews)
“naan” (15 reviews)
“methi” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Shop 16 Manuka Court | 11 Bougainville Street, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Here in Canberra for a day, we chose this restaurant because we fancied an Indian to warm us up after a cold evening watching our friend's daughter play hockey and it was rated No. 1 on Trip Adviser. It was well worth a visit. The...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed August 10, 2017

I am a regular at the Jewel of India in Manuka whenever I visit Canberra for work. It is one of the few good Indian restaurants in Canberra at which I have never regretted visiting. My favourite dish is Murgh Methi Masala(Chicken in Fenugreek curry)....More

Thank Lambert_fds
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

My family just love a good Indian meal & with it being a rainy, cold, winter night in Canberra we were looking forward to a delicious curry dinner. The restaurant itself is in a great position on the upper level of a shopping Centre overlooking...More

Thank AWTYblogger
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Nice spot on the second floor. Service was really good. The dishes took a little while to arrive but it was a busy Friday night. Everything was really tasty, the naan, butter chicken were awesome and the vindaloo was Hot!! Just the way it should...More

Thank DevourTheWorld
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Can not rate this restaurant highly enough. Each dish was exquisite.. we had Butter chicken, LambRogan Josh, Beef Madras.. The saffron and cumin rice incredibly balanced, gave each dish the added touch along with garlic naan. If we lived in Canberra, we'd be here every...More

Thank Janette H
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Truly fabulous food, such authentic flavours, aromas and selection of dishes. Choosing from the menu is the only problem!

Thank Sallie H
Reviewed July 30, 2017

awesome ambience... friendly staff, bit expensive, however, the food is tasty and delicious. must try tandoori chicken and parata.

Thank Lijo V
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Delicious dishes, fluffy basmati rice, great garlic naans. Service was slow but we enjoyed the quiet atmosphere and the flavours were wonderful.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Only went here by chance as our first option was shut. Great taste, portion size and value for money. Went home with left overs, will certainly go here again

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Happy to get a table here last minute on a winter's Saturday night! Lovely prompt service nice spice level, goat with yellow lentils was particularly good, reasonably priced. We'll be back thanks!

Thank Kathryn S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 16 Manuka Court | 11 Bougainville Street, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6295 7037
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