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Master of India

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79 Bridge Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
6468343440
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11:30 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 17:00 - 21:30
Wed - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Napier, New Zealand
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've eaten here a few times, and previously thought kind of average. The last was qualitatively different. Such a nice meal. Chicken korma, rice, garlic naan, followed by those yummy syrup soaked balls and mango kulfi. The chicken was tender, sauce flavourful; the rice fluffy perfection, and the naan was wonderfully light. One dish was enough for two people to... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entered without expectations and was amazed with a long list of vegetarian options. Great taste too.

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Thank Joe R
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

We had a lovely meal, staff were attentive and the food was really tasty, drinks were well priced. Me would return again when we are next in ahuriri

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I asked the waiter for clarification about 2 dishes I was considering. On his comments I chose chilli chicken, as it was said to be very spicy. When it arrived it was more like sweet and sour. Upon questioning another waiter, he told me that they make the dish more Chinese to suit the NZ market. Not a problem, just... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Hands down best Indian food I have had. Lovely, accommodating staff and quick service. Thoroughly enjoyed, we will be back!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Passed by and thought we'd give it a try. Glad we did. Friendly and helpful staff, good food. Would go again.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is walking distance from my hotel so is in perfect location for a good hearty curryl my favourite is chicken balti is my favourite and butter chicken cheese naan. get takeout mainly haven't dined in.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Excellent food, Quick Service, Friendly Environment ,Well looked after. We can recommend to everyone for visit.

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Napier, New Zealand
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

When we look forward to Indian cuisine we head straight to Master of India. Great Flavors polite service and fast. Thank you

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic little gem. Very authentic. Friendly accommodating staff. Understanding of food allergies. Extensive menu. Look forward to our return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Eastern European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Bridge Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: 6468343440
Description
Master of India takes you on a tasty exploration right to the very heart of Indian Cuisine. Which has the ability to provide a cosmopolitan melting pot of cuisine. We are based in Napier with a reputation for its diversity. We are renowned as the Master of India for the excellence in Indian Cuisine set in the popular seaside area of Ahuriri. We strive to bring you the most authentic Indian Cuisine. Come enjoy our authentic Indian atmosphere and friendly service.Come and try our most favourite dish “Butter Chicken” and also our new Balti dishes which are already becoming favourites among our regulars. Master of India is a great Indian restaurant.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?