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RAIZADA Indian restaurant

57 Seymour Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-579 4060
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (21 reviews)
“butter chicken” (10 reviews)
“saag aloo” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
5:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 Seymour Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Frequented Maharajah ... Previous name...but same owner and general upgrade of facility. Nothing wrong with previous menu but so many new and different items on new menu as well as the old favourites. Some appealing extra vegetarian dishes included. Very fresh and tasty. Also expanded...More

Thank LeighR625
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Food was delivered fast by friendly waiters. It was all so yummy I wish we were staying longer so we could try more dishes.

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Unfortunately we seem to hit a not so good night. We went to this restaurant after reading the good reviews but it didn't get close to any of the expectations. The tables and eating area were not very clean. The waiter was rather abrupt and...More

1  Thank Family A
roger r, Manager at RAIZADA Indian restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2015

Hi Dear, Thank-you for your effort for this review hopefully this review has nothing to do with our competitor village India because its quite odd you have 20 helpful votes for this review..

Reviewed 27 December 2015

I've been going to Rodgers or it's previous identities for several years. Last night the meal was excellent possible the best Indian meal I have ever tasted. I'm only in NZ for the next week but will try to visit Rodgers at least twice more....More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

I am really going to miss Rogers Kitchen Tandoori Restaurant. Roger is so kind and you must try his new dishes. The restaurant was packed to the seems yet we still got served immediately and the dishes came out within 15 minutes.More

Thank Kate D
roger r, Manager at RAIZADA Indian restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2015

Hi Kate Thank-you for your support somehow each time I have good reviews I keep get supported by really unrealistic bad review .I hope one day My old employee who owned village India will stop doing this .I warned him twice ,reported to TripAdvisor twice,reported...More

Reviewed 23 December 2015

went here for a family meal last night and although our booking had not been documented they were able to accomodate our group of 13 and also found a high chair for our grandson. The waitress was lovely and after a bit of banter around...More

Thank Bronwyny52
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

I find this authentic restaurant awsome with really great food and service. We enjoyed sharing our plated around to try the many different style of dishes. Will be back again

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 17 December 2015

My wife and I, and often friends and guests, have been dining here for several years - at least thirty times in the past twelve months. Roger's food is outstanding and he uses only the highest quality ingredients. His staff are friendly and unpretentious and...More

Thank HWRS
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

We just enjoyed Indian food after 8 days in NZ. Amazing Service, Tasty food & homely ambience. Despite the closing hours, they considered our hungry stomachs & served us to our satisfaction. A must visit for anyone who likes Indian Food. 👌👌👌

Thank AnandrajJain
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We know this restaurant when it was still called "Maharaja". We went to this restaurant a couple of times and that was always good. So now the name has changed and we thought lets give it a try again. It was a while ago that...More

Thank Bea T
roger r, Manager at RAIZADA Indian restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2015

Hi Dear, I Regret your dinning experience was disaster with us .I regret that you didn't like 19 year old beautiful waitress .She is one of the best I ever had and yes Indian foods aroma is the essence of the indian restaurant and your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$28
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Seymour Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-579 4060
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We are a family owned Indian restaurant providing Quality Indian food using New Zealand beautiful fresh produce and Quality Indian spices. Our very own father/Chef born and raised in India has been perfecting Indian food/cuisine for over 15 years now and is still creating Aromatic and endless tasting curries. We provide all your favorite curries plus some you can't try anywhere in the world . Great selection of curries and Entrees suitable for Vegan, Vegetarian,Dairy free and Gluten free requirements . We provide a takeaway service ordering through our contact number and a online ordering system through Facebook and soon to be Online through our website. We take reservations and can seat up to 60-70 people in the restaurant with allocated dining in the front (max 28-30) seating at the back suitable for groups, Family dinners, Birthdays, Celebrations, Group functions etc. Fully Licensed bar with a great selection of Marlborough and New Zealand wines.
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