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The Indian Cafe

266 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
+64 3-544 8979
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (3 reviews)
“vindaloo” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
266 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice food. Tasty curries and the onion bhaji was delicious.Good sized meals and very filling. Will do dine in next time.

Thank deemaree2018
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your positive feedback, its really appreciated from The Indian cafe family.

Reviewed August 8, 2018

We were given a gift voucher for Xmas by our daughter overseas. She arranged everything including payment over the internet. The manager of the Indian Cafe was really helpful in getting it sorted for her. A quiet night when we were in there but the...More

Thank CaroleAA3
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback which is highly appreciated from The Indian Cafe family.

Reviewed June 3, 2018

From our last visit to THE INDIAN CAFE improvements have been made regarding staff, new members are more friendly, although the music is too loud. However, the food is always very good.

Thank silverhead2016
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Have been many times for lunch as the Thali (combination) is terrific and for a few extra bucks a Kingfisher beer...YUM!

Thank rahall
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback which is highly appreciated from The Indian Cafe family.

Reviewed February 8, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Service was prompt and friendly. Pretty good selection of wines. Nice venue.

Thank CaroleAA3
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback which is highly appreciated from The Indian Cafe family.

Reviewed January 26, 2018

Luncheon Thali is one of our favourite experiences and for $14.98 (including a Kingfisher beer) there is no better value for Indian food in the area.

Thank rahall
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback which is highly appreciated from The Indian Cafe family.

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Wouldn’t eat at the Richmond restaurant again until they do something about the poor acoustics. Way way too noisy. Too many hard surfaces. Restaurant was busy but not packed & we waited an hour for our meals which fortunately were good. Suggest some Indian style...More

Thank AnneB6116
Reviewed December 10, 2017

We've been to the Indian Cafe in Nelson city a few times, but haven't tried the Richmond one before. The food is just as good, if not better. My wife and I shared a Vindaloo, and it was enough for two (assuming you also share...More

Thank Smackcroker
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback which is highly appreciated from The Indian Cafe family.

Reviewed November 6, 2017

We go to either Richmond or the Nelson restaurant the food fantastic we usually go for lunch & is exceptional for the price

Thank Sue S
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback which is highly appreciated from The Indian Cafe family.

Reviewed August 8, 2017

We had dinner here on a cold and stormy night, with roadwork fencing up outside, and yet the punters continued to flow in. The restaurant was very busy for a Tuesday night. We had the banquet for 2, which at just under $30 for entrees,...More

Thank FoxyLoxy025
Paul L, Owner at The Indian Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thanks for your wonderful comments and we look forward to seeing you soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 266 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +64 3-544 8979
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Description
Come and enjoy the authentic Indian dining experience, prepared using only the richest spices and finest ingredients. Our passion is to share our treasured recipes with you and welcome you as royal guests in our Restaurant. Aditi Devo Bhava! Our guests are our gods!
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