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Lovely India

350 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4948 2486
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“curries” (16 reviews)
“paneer” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
350 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Last year I wrote a review which was not particularly good, predominantly due to horrendous service. This year it was like a different restaurant albeit there were far fewer customers. Service was excellent, food was terrific and cost was very reasonable. We asked for hot...More

Thank Vanessa K
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

I think we had some staff who were new to this restaurant. Food was fabulous and here hot means hot so take care if you don't want tingling lips. We eventually got the drinks and food we ordered and it was worth waiting for.

Thank Ikorel
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Onion bhaji was unusual and not very tasty. Poppadoms never arrived. Food very average. Wouldn't recommend.

Thank Sue P
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Order the platter for two, tasted very bland and poor quality, out of a box, not authentic at all. Chicken "Hot" curry supposedly Vindaloo tasted more like a Phal of peppery hotness. I can handle extremely hot curries but this one didn't taste of anything...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

Vegetarian pakora was so tasty and crispy. Great starter. Goat curry was beautiful and we loved it. Staff were very friendly and good service. Very clean restaurant with a view from the balcony. We made another visit to Lovely India since our first experience was...More

Thank YumiAus
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across by day the only Indian in Airlie. Our host Surinder very pleasant with great manners certainly comes with a wealth of experience plenty of choice in the menu all the dishes you would expect and flavoured to suit any palette great portions...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

This was by no means the best or the worst Indian food I've had. The starters for me were slightly below average but the mains weren't bad and the price wasn't too expensive. The service was pretty slow and poor baring in mind when we...More

Thank Luke P
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

We had Indian delivery for dinner, beautiful food however a bit pricey. The chicken wings had a great mint sauce with it. Friendly staff!

Thank Louise L
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner despite the mixed reviews. We love our Indian food so we decided to taste the only Indian restaurant in Airlie beach. Unfortunately we were very disappointed as the butter chicken wasn't fresh and chicken tasted as if it was frozen....More

Thank Marichelle P
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

What a food, excellent customer service. Highly recommend to visit it atleast once, life time experience. Delicious starter, followed by the lovely meal

Thank Varsha T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4948 2486
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