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“great curry”
Review of Malabar Restaurant

Malabar Restaurant
Price range: $6 - $28
Cuisines: Asian
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Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Malabar Restaurant in Hanmer Springs has won accolades for its food and great passion for detail. Cuisine Magazine, Zest in The Press, North & South magazine, Lonely Planet and Rough Guide have all lauded Malabar. You too can dine out on its great reputation.We serve a fusion of cuisine in contemporary style with special emphasis on flavours that incorporate the best of local produce complemented by local and international beers and fine New Zealand wines including award-winning vintages from the nearby Waipara Valley Wine region.
Reviewed July 13, 2013

restaurant was clean and modern, the people were really nice and friendly, our food was great had fish curry it was the first time i had tried it and it was yum, our naan was slightly burnt on the bottom but still ok so we didnt say anything.. my husband opted for dessert which i sampled and was nice but for the price could have been a little bigger. all in all was a good meal with really great flavours.

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Reviewed July 11, 2013

very nice atmosphere with beautiful tasting fish curry. Desert was very tasty and we left feeling super satisfied.

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Reviewed June 30, 2013

Highly recommended fusion food with a share plate option providing plenty for two. Nice people, great service, cosy environment and an excellent menu.

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Reviewed June 24, 2013

Had a great meal. Wonderful friendly staff. Service excellent. Have been four times now when visiting Hanmer and each time have had no complaints. Would thoroughly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank JAFLE
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

Malabar was warm and inviting on a cold winters evening. We were given a choice of having a table either by the fire or near the window. The staff were attentive and helpful, the menu made it difficult to chose, lots of options. We opted for two small sharing plates, a main to share and we both had dessert. (Make sure you pace yourself for dessert, it was divine!)

Thank WasupB
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