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Tantra Indian Restaurant

256 Blackburn Rd, Doncaster East, Manningham, Victoria 3109, Australia
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan” (3 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
256 Blackburn Rd, Doncaster East, Manningham, Victoria 3109, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have eaten at Tantra many times and it never disappoints. The hosts are amazing, and highly attentive. They have an amazing array of curries and are quite flexible with any modifications to their dishes. Food comes out a really nice speed and they are...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A few years ago I would have said this was the best Indian restaurant in Melbourne. Since it has changed owners, sadly I cannot still say the same. On its best night it is only slightly above average. On its worst.... Well, just try to...More

Thank Dwayne M
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience at this famous Indian restaurant located in Doncaster east with my family. With great food came efficient and amazing service for the staff working there. The food was filled with so much favour and worth the price. Definitely will keep coming...More

Thank Bethany M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The welcome was awkward and the place was not particularly warm, even the manageress wore her coat all night. The Punjabi chicken and house specials were very good although a little oily and paste heavy. The entrées were a little plain and nothing fancy. The...More

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

One of my top table. My first tried was in Jan 2017, Their quality of foods and services are exceptional. I personally think its not easy to find a finest indian restaurant but this place one of my friend recommended that I should not miss...More

Thank Pachat G
Reviewed 10 September 2017

6 friends ate here recently and it was as good as the first time. Fabulous food, full of flavour and beautifully cooked. Last time we had the banquet, this time one member of our party ordered a range of items from vegetable dishes to tandoori...More

2  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I had dinner with two friends at Tantra on Monday night. The handsome and efficient young waiter that served us could not have done more to make our visit comfortable and enjoyable - even throwing in a free mango lassi for each member of the...More

1  Thank PrincessSimba
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Tantra is seriously the best Indian restaurant around town. The staff are attentive, accommodating & remember your name everytime you walk through the door. Prices are great & food serves generous. I believe it has changed hands and have not attend in a short while....More

4  Thank bkdirago
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I only stumbled on Tantra as our regular haunt was closed. We were too tired to bother choosing from a menu so had the banquets for two. Talk about being surprised.! Large portions of beautifully cooked food, spice samosa, succulent tandoori chicken,...More

2  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

What s pleasant delight this little find is. Warm atmosphere, very attentive and social hosts, and the food was fabulous. Took home the left overs and realised they'd popped in extra surprises also. Definitely worth a visit. Our new fave Indian restaurant xxx

2  Thank Wendy07byrne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Blackburn Rd, Doncaster East, Manningham, Victoria 3109, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Manningham  >  Doncaster East
  • Phone Number: 98425454
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