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Pankawalla

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Contemporary, Indian, Balti, Gluten Free Options, Asian
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85 Devon St West | Central New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-758 4444
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had dinner with family food was amazing.They can serve gluten free food here. Ambiance of the restaurant is awesome.

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Thank David E
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Dined with my husband and 3 teenagers before a show. Enjoyed a variety of entrees and mains. Good sized meals that arrived quickly. Good prompt service.

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Thank Maree G
New Plymouth, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grab one deal is absolutely amazing, i think lot of thought has been put into this deal, the staff is really helpful and made us comfortable as soon as we arrived at the restaurant, on top of that we told the staff it was our 23rd anniversary and wala there was our free dessert. Thank you guys would definitely return... More 

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2 Thank lorna0956
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxed dining with family, good menu and helpful staff who gave an option for gluten free and vegetarian option to my family member ..!! :) will surely come back in our next visit thanx !!

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1 Thank Mink D
new plymouth
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199 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was good although a bit slow - tight to get to a show. Good food, but there are two other Indian restaurants that have more authentic food. This food good good but Europeanised I thought. It is BYO that is great though. Big room but set up well.

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1 Thank chitake
New Plymouth, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Food was really good! And service was excellent, recommend 100% definitely one of the best Indian restaurants in New Plymouth

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2 Thank tiia1000
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Saw on Grab One that there were new owners. Had never been before. First off got served Pinot noir when asked for Pinot Gris then he argued with me telling me it was Pinot noir? ?? The waitress wasn't in uniform and after asking names with orders, as we're a big group, I would have expected her to know exactly... More 

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Thank Jason E
Cambridge, New Zealand
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

My go to take away when I'm in town. Great tasting food and good service. Whilst I tend to take away great style in the dinning area.

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1 Thank Mrtynz
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

best place in town to eat, relax and enjoy. The food is to die for and the staff is very friendly and helpful this, would highly recommend.

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Thank 45marshal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Top notch food and excellent service, the food is to die for, very authentic. The restaurant set up is amazing and the drinks specials are really unique and cheap. Highly recommended A++++

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Thank Akam02

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $28
Cuisine
Contemporary, Indian, Balti, Gluten Free Options, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Devon St West | Central New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 4444

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