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Satya South Indian Restaurant

271 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 0007
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pani puri” (19 reviews)
“dosas” (6 reviews)
“curry” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
271 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food and cool atmosphere! Tried all the recommended dishes and they were all delicious which had a nice level of spice to each. Would definitely go again!

Thank PNG92
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the curry flower, & kurryage chicken. We also loved the lamb. The bang bang chicken was slightly too hot for us. Would highly recommend it & we’d love to go again. Very friendly staff & the ambience was excellent. We went there because...More

Thank AdeB262
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We had an amazing experience at Satya Chai Lounge this week. It is a "snack" based menu (but very filling) and everything sounded amazing, so we decided to ask the owner, Sammy, to send out his favourites to the table. Each dish was better than...More

Thank Mia A
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Our group of four came here for dinner on Saturday night. We came early (6:30pm) because they don't take bookings. Our friends had been here previously and said it was superb - it most certainly was! The food was stunning, the location is quirky and...More

Thank MarieFs_6
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Love the South Indian menu as most of our Indian restaurants serve northern indian food. The Dahi Puri starter is an absolute must to begin with and I love their Gongura chicken for main as it is so tasty and different, those with a big...More

Thank 0Petal
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and environment. The masala dosas are amazing. We always go back for it and best mango lassi!

Thank KomalN65
Reviewed June 17, 2018

We saw the write up in Dish magazine and decided we had to visit. We were not disappointed and experienced the best food, service and ambiance in years. The music was brilliant too. Thanks Sammy and your lovely staff for a memorable anniversary dinner. We...More

Thank suzi0x
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

This quirky well done boho Indian interior with its simplicity in decor is really homely and quaint at the same time. I would go as far as saying one of the best places with its ambience so customer friendly it’s obviously why in a Tuesday...More

Thank Claudia K
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved Satya Chai Lounge on Friday night. First time visitor. We expected decent Indian food that would hit the spot on the night, and yet here I am, three days later wishing I was back there eating it all again! Everything that we ordered...More

Thank a_guy_called_gerard
Reviewed January 22, 2018

You can easily miss this restaurant as walk down the street. Its changed its name to Indian Street Food. But, what a change. The food is authentic and absolutely delightful. They have an amazing cauliflower dish, plus tender lamb cooked for 6 hours, tantalising chicken...More

Thank Mal103
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 0007
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