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730 Sandgate Rd | Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4011, Australia
+61 7 3262 7135
17:30 - 21:30
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Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

For spice lovers, be sure to request "Indian Hot" or it will be fairly mild. Kids love the butter chicken. BYO.

Thank Jason S
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

We order kadai chicken and what we found is big pieces of chicken with too little curry. And the chicken is also dry. Very disappointed.

Thank Bhoomi P
Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015

We tried out Kanishk on recommendation from several people. My husband ordered the mild butter chicken but it was so hot he had to send it back. It was exactly the same heat as my 'Australian hot' chicken madras so that explained everything. Both dishes (once the error was rectified) were ok. We had the papari chaat as a starter... More 

1 Thank Michelle M
Brisbane, Australia
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786 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2015

I visited here after having Kanishk recommended to me and was overall impressed with my experience. Service was good - staff were friendly and accommodating and the turn around time from order was quite quick (about a 15 minute wait). There is plenty of seating at the restaurant so there didn't look like a need to reserve a table but... More 

Thank Shawn B
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Food was fab. Very well presented and flavoursome. Would recommend to anyone. Service also very good. I would recommend to anyone looking for good genuine Indian.

Thank seamusandfi
Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

Love this place, visited so many times. Nice decor and some of the most delicious food I've ever eaten. Wonderful flavours. Favourite starter: Manchurian Chicken / Pineapple Chicken. Mains: Kadahi Chicken or Murgh Dhaniwal Korma. I always end up with leftovers to take home, value for money.

Thank Rebecca S
Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

The search for a truly good Indian restaurant has been a bit epic for me and apart from Oh Calcutta in Parnell, Auckland and one whose name I forget but located in a Quebec basement and run by a retired Oxford classic literature Don, fruitless. Certainly in Brisbane. Having driven past Kanishk for years, I finally decided to give it... More 

1 Thank John M
1 review
Reviewed 20 December 2014

We live in Clayfield and went to Kanishk when it first opened - it was excellent...however over the last couple of years the service and quality of food has deteriorated immensely. We decided to take friends there tonight and had the worst experience. We ordered mild butter chicken for my daughter and told them to ensure there was NO chillis,... More 

Thank Lynette H
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 July 2014

I have nothing but good things to say about my experience at Kanishk. The restaurant appeared well presented and clean. The waiter who served me was friendly and efficient. I ordered the butter chicken and naan bread, and it was served with 10 minutes, which was perfect for me. The food was very nicely cooked, although it didn't quite live... More 

Thank Pilgrim4096
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Nothing but praise for Kanishk. We love Indian food and this is not the ubiquitous greasy takeaway version, but real food caringly prepared. Don't be misled by the suburban exterior and affordable prices; service, food and décor is top-notch. All dishes ordered were excellent. Embarrassing to admit, but we must have been quite audible when we were discussing the price... More 

Thank Janet O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 Sandgate Rd | Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3262 7135
Really good, authentic Indian boy restaurant. A little more upmarket than most, but high quality and great service.

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