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Cafe Kuma

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123 Orange Grove Road, Brisbane, Queensland 4107, Australia
+61 7 3276 8883
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17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The best curry you'll ever eat in the whole of Brisbane. Once you eat here you'll never look back! Friendly service and definitely value for money! Meal sizes are well worth the drive. I will never eat from another Indian restaurant ever again. I have been coming here for the past 9 years and driver 1/2 hour just for this... More 

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Thank Peta G
Hope Island, Australia
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208 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We arrived just wanting a hot vindaloo and a madras. The restaurant was empty apart from 2 other people, but we were a little early so we weren't worried. The waitress explained that we could order whatever we liked from the menu, but they had an offer of 4 curries and 2 naan for $20 each. Naturally we asked if... More 

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Thank Sail_Scarlett
Brisbane
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Kuma's food is excellent. I've eaten indian food in the USA, UK, and across Australia and this food trumps it all. Kuma is also an awesome person and is one of the nicest people I've met and has a real passion for people. His restaurant is known to host and sponsor various charities and gives back to his community. Eat... More 

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Thank Mimi0086
Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Easy to eat & value for money. Not authentic Indian, more a selection of family recipes that are enjoyable without the tandori covered food found in a lot of other Indian restaurants. Great for take always & eat in with all your friends. Will be going back.

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Thank Enlightened101
Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

No recommended for any Asians who have tasted indian food or curries before hand...good service means less waiting period...friendly atmosphere.

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1 Thank Pushpanatha D
Brisbane, Australia
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120 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

If you want to feel like you are inside an episode of Fawlty Towers you should eat here. When I came here we were told by the owner that we were perfectly able to order from the menu if we didn't mind waiting 2 hours for our food otherwise we should just trust him and get a banquet with a... More 

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1 Thank Liam S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 January 2016

My wife and had a selection of 4 curries which were all delicious. The food was served quickly and the accompaniments were all fresh and tasty.

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1 Thank Trent G
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Kuma himself fussed over us. We have the "Chef's choice", which is effectively an all you can eat. The diversity of dishes, the subtle flavours, and the speed of service were exemplary.

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Thank Peter Q
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

I used to dine here with my wife 1-2 a month over the last year but over the last few month things have noticeably changed in the food quality. The other day out rice smelt of a strong fishy smell I brought it to there attention and they were not please to hear of it. We got more rice but... More 

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1 Thank Bhrigu S
Brisbane, Australia
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I have been going to Café Kuma for quite a while. I love it. All the curries are delicious and made traditionally using cashew paste. I read a comment about "not enough meat". It's not that sort of curry. The curries are more traditional and meant for dipping with bread and the naan at Kuma's is awesome. Kuma is hilarious... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Orange Grove Road, Brisbane, Queensland 4107, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3276 8883

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?