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The Snake Charmer

46 Unley Rd, Unley, Adelaide, South Australia 5061, Australia
+61 8 8272 2624
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  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Unley Rd, Unley, Adelaide, South Australia 5061, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked for a Friday night, there was plenty of tasty Indian delights on the smorgasbord table to fill out stomachs and the service was spot on. We were the last to leave and it wasn't a busy night but at no point did they...More

Thank Maureen J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here a couple of times with vouchers from scoopon. The voucher was for a buffet style diner, the venue is ok, I think it needs to be updated & it was a little chilly there! The buffet is located at the back...More

Thank Shazrazmataz
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife bought a living social voucher for The snake charmer for my birthday after a day out wine tasting as I really enjoy Indian food, I was disappointed i thought the food was a bit bland, I would like to try it again but...More

Thank donaldm309
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were gifted a Scoupon to a buffet service at Snake Charmer by our daughter. On arrival the impression is that you have arrived at a family home, it appears to be a mother and daughter operation, very welcoming. The greeting was genuine, the buffet...More

Thank tjmouse123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the MISFORTUNE to be 1 in 6 attending this restaurant for a supposedly good dinner night out. What a let down! This "EXPENSIVE" food was extremely bland if not almost tasteless. It was physically cold upon arrival. The serving bowls were half full...More

1  Thank philicia2017
The Snake Charm... r, Owner at The Snake Charmer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thanks for your review, it is noted. Sadly you forgot to mention that you dined in with six adults,using 4 split the bill vouchers which gave you half price for each main course,and you purchased 4 main courses , one of which is a...More

Reviewed July 27, 2017

This place has been around for ages and has always had great consistently good food. Have been going there for over 30 years and getting take away for nearly as long. Love it.

1  Thank Debbieweir3
Reviewed July 23, 2017

We had the buffet menu, which offers a great selection of wonderfully tasting food. I thought it was the best Indian ever, as nothing was too hot, ovrecooked or too spicy as one may find so often in other Indian restaurants. Everything tasted fresh, reserved...More

1  Thank Dannex1
Reviewed July 18, 2017

It was our maiden visit to Snake Charmer at Unley, South Australia with our 2 guests who were celebrating their Golden Wedding Anniversary. We were greeted by a friendly smiling staff & ushered to our booked table. None of us were interested in the Wine...More

1  Thank Marvin020746
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner at the snake charmer as a family with teenage kids and it was fabulous. We went for the buffet as we had a prepaid voucher. We received a really warm welcome on arrival and that set the scene for a lovely evening....More

1  Thank msga12
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Made a booking but it was not recorded, but luckily there were still a few spare tables. The owner was warm and friendly and nothing seemed too much bother. All staff were friendly & obliging, and they were keen to fix a wobbling table before...More

1  Thank Robin T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Unley Rd, Unley, Adelaide, South Australia 5061, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide  >  Unley
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8272 2624
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