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Shahi Tandoor - CLOSED

351 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-470 1597
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“butter chicken” (16 reviews)
“naan” (10 reviews)
“rogan josh” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
351 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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21 - 30 of 91 reviews

Reviewed December 8, 2015

We were looking for somewhere to eat and tried this restaurant . Food was excellent and service personal with owner chatting to us

Thank petab127
Reviewed December 1, 2015

I had the best onion bhaji outside India and for sure the best butter chicken in New Zealand! The staff is very polite and thoughtful. It was so good that I came twice the same week!

Thank Natacha G
Reviewed November 28, 2015

We went to this restaurant after reading all the great reviews, only to be bitterly disappointed. The curries we ordered were both bland and flavourless, lacking any spice (despite both being hot varieties of curry). The rice was clumpy. Popadoms were small and burnt. They...More

1  Thank Natasha T
Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Four of us went for a meal .... the place is spotless - the staff are attentive and funny without being pushy ..... but the food was simply devine. Generous serves .... scrumptious in taste ..... if there was a 10 star rating they would...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed November 9, 2015

The best Indian food we had in Dunedin. They have a TripAdvisor certificate as well. The menu caters for most tastes. The price is very reasonable. We shall come back.

Thank Tim L
Reviewed November 9, 2015

Shahi Tandoor is a standout Indian restaurant. Every time we come through Dunedin, Shahi Tandoor is the place to relax and enjoy good food. They offer a wide range of dishes that are absolutely tantalizing and delicious. Our favorites are the Madras, Vindaloo & Butter...More

Thank hanthera
Reviewed November 7, 2015

Best Indian in town. The manager takes great pride in quality service, the staff are friendly and the meals are delicious. There's no better place to go!

1  Thank ap123541
Reviewed August 29, 2015

I ate here for my third time and it was just as incredible as it was the first and second time. I ordered a chicken afgani (not sure of spelling) and a Kashmiri naan bread and it was delicious. The chicken was very moist and...More

Thank maddyforfoody
Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Came here with my partner and the food was wonderful, full of flavour and perfect serving sizes. The staff were very friendly. BUT the only down side was their wording of 'BYO' it said 'Fully & BYO licensed' unsure of what this meant we bought...More

Thank britarenee
Reviewed July 19, 2015

This is the best Indian in Dunedin. I'm pretty certain of that. I've dined here 4-5 times and eat indian food frequently, but have simply stopped going to my old favorite haunts (not because they've done anything wrong,) but the consistency of this place is...More

Thank PrestonSteve
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$11 - $14
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-470 1597
  • E-mail
Home of traditional Indian Kebabs, Snacks and Curries cooked in charcoal fired Tandoor (clay pot oven). Indian restaurant which can accomodate big events too.
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