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663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-863 3232
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter chicken” (140 reviews)
“curry” (42 reviews)
“samosas” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Would totally recommend Lamb tikka masala and mango chicken. Full of flavours. Good portion size, nice lot of rice and the peshwari Nan was scrumptious. The staff were friendly and the place was buzzing, even on a Monday night. Good choice of dishes on the...More

Thank J059
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We purchased from the takeaway menu 2 vegetarian dishes and a entree the meal was BRILLIANT!!! They do tell you it takes a while as the cook all the dishes fresh ... but sooo well worth it!! Very pleasant staff and a nice area to...More

Thank ptcbrizzle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit tamrind for my friend’s marriage anniversary party. All the staff is very friendly and cooperative. A great spacious place to enjoy for kids. I loved the food. There was 4 different types of curries as well as other food stuff and drinks. Everything...More

Thank Jasmeen D
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Tamarind is the best place in gisborne for Indian cuisine as the restaurant has a nice welcoming environment. The food is outstanding here and I recommend the butter chicken because the flavours are evenly distributed. All round best Indian cuisine in town.

Thank Jack F
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Have been to Tamarind a few times while visiting family and I thoroughly recommend this restaurant for brilliant food and great cheerful, helpful service. Their onion Bhajis are fantastic! I have had several different mains over the past few years and each one has been...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Great food awesome atmosphere in restaurant. Highly recommend by my friend to try this place for butter chicken 😀. Nice great flavours

Reviewed May 28, 2018

I appreciate Tamarind being open at 4.30pm for seating or takeways in the evening, especially when winter arrives! My butter chicken meal has been a treat, following a tough day and nothing since breakfast. You can actually taste the cardamom in the dish and rice...More

1  Thank pascale_delos
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

They were very kind and provide delicious meals! They have lots of flavour and come at affordable prices!

1  Thank Georgia A
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

The last meal was so awesome and I plan to go again. Awesome meal a+ highly reccomend I look forward to dining in with my family

1  Thank shauncI7052RK
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Welcoming customer service, tidy settings and very delicious butter chicken, quick and easy. Restaurant yard is very good also

Thank teiratohu
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I don’t need to answer your question. We instruct and told employees to get reviews from satisfied customers after they din ed . We r doing this
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$9 - $20
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-863 3232
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Tamarind of Gisborne has become a Good name for Indian Food in small town at very reasonable price and good atmosphere .we are unique in providing family style service with smile . This restaurant has big space inside and outside for family and children .This restaurant can organise big parties for birthdays and marriages inside and outside . Tamarind is become a good and respected brand in small town of Gisborne . Tamarind food is well recognised by Thier taste and presentation . We at tamarind welcome you all our Guests for dining .
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