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Pandan Asian Cuisine - CLOSED

168 Main Road | Tawa, Wellington 5028, New Zealand
+64 4-232 1997
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 21, 2016
“Authentic Malaysian”
Jan 26, 2016
“So very very good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
168 Main Road | Tawa, Wellington 5028, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 35 reviews

Reviewed March 3, 2015

Pandan offers a variety of malaysian and indian dishes at a good price in a relaxed setting. Staff are friendly and helpful and Neeta leads the team well to deliver great food. Definitely recommended for lunch or dinner, bookings at night recommended due to its...More

3  Thank Avenger99
Reviewed February 2, 2015

I found this on TA last year when it was rated higher. It deserves to be now. it is on the main street in Tawa and very unassuming but the food is quite amazing and the people charming. It is about the best value in...More

2  Thank nzcharles
Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

We're regulars at Pandan. We get great service and the food is one of the best in Wellington. Try the weekend brunch thosai meals and the hokkien noodles, mee mamak and prawn briyani. All delicious.

3  Thank wkhloh
Reviewed November 24, 2014

Authentic Malaysian / Indian food. Really yummy! Try it out. We have now tried just about everything on the menu and everything is great. We get to feed our flat of 3 for ~$40 which includes corkage, two large curries (we share), rice and 3...More

2  Thank Gareth F
Reviewed November 12, 2014

Went on a quiet night, enticed by the great reviews and the restaurant's Facebook page, which touts it as a vegetarian/vegan restaurant. We had problems with the service. We waited almost ten minutes without any acknowledgement of our presence while the sole waitress dealt with...More

1  Thank nzvegan
Reviewed October 8, 2014

If you want authentic Asian food that focuses on taste over all else, this is the place to be. I find myself pining for the food here every once in a while. Definitely worth the trip from wellington city.

1  Thank globalnetizen
Reviewed September 21, 2014

Well worth going a little out of the way to visit this restaurant in Tawa. We have made several trips from town to eat here and are never disappointed. It has low key cafe style decor, very cheap food and drink prices but outstanding Indian...More

2  Thank lynneandcarl
Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

I love the food from this place, and it keeps me coming back. Unfortunately the service is abysmal, more than once I have waited 40 minutes in the half full restaurant for chicken rice, and been kept from paying (and leaving) while they take multiple...More

Thank Jono L
Reviewed September 17, 2014

This may not be the flashiest place but the food is fantastic and the service friendly. Definitiely worth the trip to Tawa

Thank 300adrianhughes
Reviewed April 25, 2014

Went with colleagues from work who raved about this place so much that we took a trip out and filled their tiny restaurant one lunchtime during the week. We booked tables and booked our food ahead as there around 20 of us and were told...More

Thank Minkamonka
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Main Road | Tawa, Wellington 5028, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-232 1997
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