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Nirankar Restaurant

174-176 Queen St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9642 1995
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“goat curry” (13 reviews)
“naan” (12 reviews)
“curries” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Nepali, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
174-176 Queen St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Very nice cozy place to eat Indian food.Staff is pleasant and service is fast.Wifi is available.Prices are little on the higher side but taste of food is good.Recommended for a try

Thank Vivek S
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This is tipical restaurant, but nothing special inside, staff bored, food normal, high price, you have lot of better restaurant in Melbourne that this, walk away ...

Thank alicef0ster
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Perhaps this was due to me ordering takeaway on a Wednesday night rather thab dining in. Either way, this was the worst meal of my week in Melbourne. Unfortunately as you can see in the photo the kitchen staff have left part of an alfoil...More

1  Thank NQPsych2U
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hi dear customer (NQPsych2U), We are extremely sorry that you found a alfoil label in the food, our food handling staff are trained and qualified but this is an accident and we do apologise. With regards to the goat curry, this dish is tender goat...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We were all visiting from Hobart and SA, we found this place not for where we were staying. Was greeted by a pleasant girl, and was seated. Our waitress Suraksha greeted us with a lovely smile and was very friendly. A credit to her. She...More

Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I were hanging out for a great curry meal. Both the meal and service were very memorable. Great food and value. Thanks

Thank CarlEgan
Reviewed July 20, 2018

The service was really great and quite fast. The food was very good. and the venue was good too. Staff were friendly. The only negative from our meal at this restaurant was that the people at the table next to ours were really noisy. But...More

Thank John M
Reviewed July 12, 2018

I had a delightful vegetable curry with the perfect amount of heat, some rice and (drum roll) gluten-free naan made from rice and corn. Simply fabulous. I really enjoyed my meal and will absolutely eat here again.

Thank Ellyn M
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Hi Ellyn, Thank you so much for visiting us. We are so glad to hear you had a great experience with our vegetarian food. Look forward to see you again. Regards #nirankarrestaurant

Reviewed June 11, 2018

I am writing this review on behalf of my parents who are just back from their trip to Australia. They visited this place thrice for dinner when in Melbourne. This place was exceptionally good with amazing ambience and tasty Jain food. They excelled at their...More

Thank PriyaP975
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Hi Priya, We are extremely delighted to read that your parents enjoyed their visit to #nirankarrestaurant when they were here in Australia. Thank you for taking time and writing us this 5 star review. Regards Team #nirankarrestaurant

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing like always, no matter when you go, what time you go the quality of food and customer service is always great. Loved the grilled mushrooms from Entree menu.

Thank SahilVig
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you Sahil for visiting us. We take great pride in knowing that we are providing good quality food and service in a consistent manner. Look forward to see you again. Regards team #nirankarrestaurant

Reviewed May 30, 2018

We were in a group of 38 people and we reached there and service was very good food was great every thing good.

Thank Arkay5255
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Hi Arkay, Thank you so much for this 5 star review. We always cater to groups and take additional care to ensure all our customers are comfortable with the lay out of tables and also the food quality. We look forward to see you'll again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174-176 Queen St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9642 1995
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Top Indian & Nepali Restaurant in Melbourne CBD Nirankar, being a leading Restaurant in local community for 22 years and offers a wide range of traditional and authentic Indian and Nepalese food in a warm & homely environment. Nirankar Restaurant recently bought by Neupane Hospitality Group and made a massive renovations so now restaurant has new management, new looks and new menu. The new team behind the scenes has 22 year's experience in culinary fields, managing restaurants and cooking foods. The chefs are already worked in very successful restaurants and cafes around Melbourne in Nepalese and Indian Cuisine. Nirankar is an authentic and modern Indian and Nepalese Bar, Function and fine dining Restaurant in Melbourne CBD. Nirankar is the perfect venue for special celebration, corporate conference and seminar or business meeting, cocktail party, relaxing and romantic evening, a quite dinner or a takeaway. Our friendly professional staff will ensure that you are not disappointed. At Nirankar, we strive to always use the freshest produce, and give the best value for money. We pride ourselves on our vast array of dishes, combining various herbs & spices which create tastes and aromas that are diverse and unusual, from fiery hot to delicately sublime. With mild to hot curries and lightly spiced as well as more about flavours, the menu will appeal to all connoisseurs of this traditional cuisine. Nirankar is a fully licensed restaurant with variety of wines and drinks menu. Restaurant seating capacity is 110. Come and savour the difference and may Nirankar (Eternal Bliss) always be with you.
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