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149D Kirkbridge Rd, Mangere, New Zealand
275-5004
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A Great Place To Try When You're Staying Close-by.....

So for some people, Indian food requires a person to have such a desired taste that many would almost choose the Butter Chicken straight off the menu as the taste is what some kiwi's associate Indian food to be and taste like. Looking at options for dinner, we decided to try this place out. Now... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Chris N
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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124 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had dinner here twice before and were looking forward to our meal. I ordered chicken vindaloo which even a quick look at my previous reviews will show that it is my favourite Indian dish and I order it whichever country I find myself in. It is a spicy hot dish. This time it was very hot, no doubt... More 

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Thank reb2811
Queensland, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was very good we ordered prawn curry and samosa. curry was good but samosa was not as per our expectation. staff was not so friendly. good to eat but bit expensive compare to other indian restaurant.

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Thank reidsally50
Wellington, New Zealand
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So for some people, Indian food requires a person to have such a desired taste that many would almost choose the Butter Chicken straight off the menu as the taste is what some kiwi's associate Indian food to be and taste like. Looking at options for dinner, we decided to try this place out. Now bare in mind, the day... More 

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Thank Chris N
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have used this resteraunt in the past but never again. 45 min wait for any food to arrive no communication re time delay. Food OK but treated like we don't matter. Used to have style now has TV like a sports bar - gone downhill big time Such as shame - when issues raised no real effort made to acknowledged... More 

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Thank 522warre
Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We were stuck in our airport hotel without a car when we called up Indian Express and they offered to pick us up and drop us off at our hotel! The sevice at the restaurant was fantastic too and the food was good enough for our last night in Auckland. The lassi was a bit too sour for our taste,... More 

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Thank kakkoi
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

it is near to Auckland airport, nice ambiance which is reasonably price with good vegetarian option. For 2 veg, I portion of rice = 8 NZD, 1 garlic nan = 2.5NZD. More option for non vegtaranian

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Thank hshah240577
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

We ordered Lamb Briyani and Nann. They provided door delivery but the food was average, kids disappointed.

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Thank ShakirKareem
Whangarei, New Zealand
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Waiter says, you look at the bar to see if Indian whiskey is available. Quantities like lunch portions and serving in the breakfast bowls. Waiter can't stop staring at us......????? Doesn't have manners to move the cutlery on the side before putting meal on the table. Food was sweet. Dhal tarka was cooked with overly gone sour yoghurt. BEST ROTIS... More 

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Thank Kiwindian-be-here
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

food very good , offered us free ice cream desert which was nice . ambiance was above average for NZ , staff were pleasant . both the Indian and Chinese selection were well prepared . would recommend to other travellers .

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Thank Geoff w
Blenheim, New Zealand
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

Whilst staying at a motel in mangere my son asked if we could have Indian for dinner. Managed to track down this restaurant. On arrival staff we very pleasant and welcoming. We ordered takeout. My son enjoyed his meal. I didn't eat mine as feeling unwell. I would recommend this restaurant based on my sons recommendation and the polite friendly... More 

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Thank blenmcc

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 149D Kirkbridge Rd, Mangere, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Mangere
  • Phone Number: 275-5004

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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