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Roti Chenai

120 Victoria Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-382 9807
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“rotis” (26 reviews)
“roti chennai” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
120 Victoria Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

A small restaurant tucked away in a cosy corner, this place has good Indian and Malaysian food. I tried the dosa - a traditional Indian dish. It was big, tasty and crunchy. if you are walking in on a cold day, try the masala tea,...More

Thank Ozy M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Small Malaysian/South Indian restaurant near the CBD. We were a family of 4 that came on a Friday night and it was crowded. Typical Malaysian ambiance. Good front of house - friendly, attentive in spite of being busy. But unfortunately...that's where the positives end. The...More

1  Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

great little place. limited seating so maybe want to book. great authentic food at cheap pricing. lovely smells just like a street bazaar food stall.

1  Thank Y9399RZmichaelr
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We came here for a lunch on a wet day in Wellington. The restaurant smelled like a South Indian place should...and the food did not disappoint. We had a "Super Special Feast" off of the lunch menu that was really a southern thali. Everything was...More

1  Thank Ian J
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Tasty Roti Chenai for an appetizer and a sampler platter which my husband and I shared. Nicely presented and delicious to taste. Great variety on the menu. Reasonably priced.

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went for a Friday dinner and quite enjoyed the food. The Roti Chennai starter was quite tasty. A small portion of chicken curry and parantha cut into pieces. For main course, we tried Masala Dosa and Chicken Rengdang. The Masala Dosa was quite authentic in...More

1  Thank banerjeesaby
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Dining alone or with friends the Roti Chennai never disappoints. Delicious veg and non veg dishes from Malaysia/South India. Don't expect a fine dining experience- just inexpensive good food.

1  Thank Dineamic
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I went to this restaurant expecting roti, and I sure got it. A delicious garlic roti and butter chicken. The butter chicken itself was probably the best butter chicken I have ever tasted, and when the menu said garlic roti, it really meant it! Powerful...More

1  Thank CatAbbot
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Good voucher on GroupOn and the Roti Chenai starter was nice, however we ordered a chicken korma and butter chicken and they both tasted exactly the same! No coconut milk in the korma, and both curries were very oily. The clumps of chicken were not...More

Thank luke b
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Roti Chenai has been around for quite a while. It has plenty of competition these days with new Malaysian Style Restaurants opening almost every week it seems. There were three of us for Lunch. For a starter we ordered a couple of Rotis and a...More

2  Thank Ralph777051
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 120 Victoria Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-382 9807
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