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Great India

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141 Manners Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 5755
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Wellington, New Zealand
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

By far the best Indian food in Wellington and maybe even New Zealand. The food is rich and flavoursome and packed with quality ingredients. They have some interesting speciality dishes too so there is plenty of choice for the more developed palette. The service is outstanding too which is always a welcome addition to any night out. This restaurant is... More 

Thank meaux00
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

We enjoyed our meal here. We are vegetarian so often difficult to get enough choice in restaurants but there was plenty here. The service was exceptional and the atmosphere pleasant. Recommend booking at busier times but we went at about 5pm on a Friday which wasn't too busy. As we left though there were queues building. My only criticism was... More 

Thank YorkshireTeabag
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

I ordered Veg kofta curry and it wasnt as per the authentic veg kofta curry that any indian restaurant would serve. Vegetable kofta curry than any indian would expect is a thick creamy cashewnut and tomato gravy with kofta balls mostly stuffed with veggies and dryfruit inside. And what I get is a onion tomato masala gravy with peas and... More 

Thank Supz26
Dunedin, Florida
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67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Good Indian....good and plentiful. Unless you are really, really hungry pass on the appetizer. It, along with a main and naan will leave you waddling out of the restaurant. Friendly and unless you are very early make a reservation.

Thank George N
Dunedin, New Zealand
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

We have eaten here a coule of times with super food - especially some of the vegetarian options. All the dishes I have eaten here have been prepared with generous quantities of whole spices which sets them apart tastewise from some more average Indian restaurants. Service is very prompt and location works well for dinner before a show at any... More 

Thank baxterthedog616
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

Me and my boyfriend have been to Great India about 5 times in the last 2 months its that good, we kept bringing more of our friends with us each time and everyone was so impressed! The food is amazing, there is a great variation of different curries, rice and breads. You can also choose how spicy you want it... More 

Thank Loula126
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

First time diners here for lunch - was great value at $12 and was absolutely delicious - best naan we've had for awhile. Very friendly staff and overall, lovely experience.

Thank Karen G
Sydney, Australia
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

Staff were attentive and food was served in a reasonbale time. However, the food was very much average and it seemed to lack flavour.

Thank chandra01
Wellington, New Zealand
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132 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

I have tried a few Indian restaurants but the butter Chicken and prawn dish prepared here was absolutely delicious that I must rate this restaurant to have the best Indian meal in town. The service is great, food prices are a bit expensive especially the seafood meals, but the price is worth the meal that you will pay for. Located... More 

Thank AmoMaharaj
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

I followed the advice of a couple of reviews I read here and had one of the best Indian meals I have ever had. The staff were friendly and their recommendations were great. Price-wise it was very reasonable. Highly recommend them.

Thank Brian1million

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Manners Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 5755

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