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Rasa Malaysian & South Indian Restaurant

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200 Cuba St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
(04) 384 7088
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Today
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, if you're in the mood for some really good Malaysian & South Indian food, Rasa in Cuba Street is the place to go!! Naveen and his team will take great care of you, whether you choose to dine in, pick up, or have it delivered. The food is always tasty, freshly prepared, and on your table in a flash.... More 

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Thank Marlene M
Thames, New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place for a very satisfactory meal. Good value for money. It was fun to sit and enjoy the interesting décor. I am not a great fan of Indian but I really enjoyed this meal. Prices reasonable. Very handy to our hotel (Comfort).

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Thank Kiwiannie_11
New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy place at eight on a Monday. All the recommendations needed really. Great mix of Malaysian and Indian food.

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Thank Kefyn
Wellington, New Zealand
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We have been going to this inexpensive little Malaysian restaurant for six years now and the food is consistently good. Good value with most mains at $15 to $19 and fair servings. I have read the negative reviews around how small and crowded the place can be- absolutely true, not the place to go for a quiet night out or... More 

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1 Thank Dazza63_13
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

went to this restaurant ,. very congested . but was crowded so taught food will be good. i have decided to try dosa and trust me it was the most disappointing dosa i have ever had . the potatato inside was like a something used for samosas , very dry and bland. wanted to try goat curry aftetwords but my... More 

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Thank sameerb1987
Montreal, Canada
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The place is always full so we tought we would give it a try. First, I'll start with the positive. The main thing was the price. It is one of the most affortable average/good quality for malaysian/indian I've tried so far in Welly. We ordered the butter chicken, the ayam panggang and the masala curry. The food taste was average... More 

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Thank MelBee005
Wellington, New Zealand
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Having been to India in the last year, I had been apprehensive to have Indian cuisine again as it was just so delicious over there! Not disappointed. We came as a group of 9 for a BYO and all went away full to the brim with good food. The goat curry, butter chicken and chicken korma were knock-outs. Delicious. The... More 

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Thank rioocal
Wellington, New Zealand
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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Very compact but great enviroment and amazing food. I had the chicken dosa and it didn't disapoint.Will be back.

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Thank el_Kyle
Christchurch
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124 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

This restaurant was buzzing no matter what night. Loved the atmosphere, great vibe. Food was great, lots of choice. It was a mixture of Indian and Malaysian but way better than the usual boring butter chicken (although this could still be had). The Nasi Lemak was authentic

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1 Thank DebHnz
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

A Wellington favourite with lots of choices for vegetarian and everyone else. Centrally located and quick service

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian, Malaysian, Asian, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Cuba St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: (04) 384 7088

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