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Bombay Palace

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

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Bombay Palace Wanaka is the destination for Indian food lovers. Boasting the best lake view our beautiful Wanaka has to offer. Patrons enjoy the relaxing atmosphere at Bombay. Menu is crafted by immensely experienced chefs and the drinks list is very commendable with a combination of local craft beers, award-winning New Zealand wines and a huge variety of spirits. We look forward to welcome you at Bombay Palace.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Indian, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
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All reviews curry garlic naan rogan josh raita samosas prawns lamb indian food best indian visited this restaurant view of the lake service was slow i've eaten place to eat excellent food and service recommend this restaurant great meal
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Reviewed yesterday

It has been some years since we dined at Bombay Palace in Wanaka. We last visited when it was tucked away on the remote upper story of a central building away from the main street; the new location on the lake front has certainly moved...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Gypsy2829
Reviewed yesterday

I've been lucky enough to go to India twice now and Sri Lanka 5 times and the food at Bombay palace is as good as it gets . The service was prompt ,friendly and over all outstanding. The food came out as ordered and quickly....More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To be very frank , I wasn't expecting much from the restaurant but it turned out to be good surprise in terms of taste for the dishes we ordered and yes the staff there is really good too.. try their Gajar ka halwa with kulfi...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Rahuls00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had Indian food in a variety of Indian restaurants outside India across the US, Europe, Australia, Asia and NZ. This by far tops all of them, and that is saying something. The food was amazing, top notch qualify ingredients, you could just taste...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Divya H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I tried this restaurant not even being sure that we felt like Indian... service was friendly and ambiance was really nice. The food was absolutely delicious. Meat was tender, sauces tasty with just the right amount of spice (that we asked for),...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank hannah m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely impeccable service, I could not complement the wait staff enough. The actual restaurant is beautify decorated with paintings and chandeliers. The food was a whole another level, the best Indian food I have had. If your looking for genuine Indian food &spices look no...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Keely D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food amazing service. Without a doubt the best food in wanaka. The staff are amazingly friendly and you are not left wanting for anything. The wine was flowing and the food supreme. #amustdo

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 917kylied
Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

Taste - 5/5 Variety - 5/5 Quantity - 5/5 Quality - 5/5 Customer Service - 5/5 Atmosphere - 5/5 Views - 5/5 Cleanliness - 5/5 Highly recommend visiting Bombay Palace for authentic Indian food whilst admiring the beautiful lake and mountains around you. Second time...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank TJDoe
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

I was really surprised how awesome the food was here. I'm vegetarian so it's hard to find good vegetarian food, but food was outstanding and so much choice from. Awesome views and decor.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank gordond4
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Great food and staff !! We found the waitress very friendly and smily, the bartender made a great pina colada for me! Moreover, we discovered the chocolate naan on the menu and it was amazing, great atmosphere

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Marie2204
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