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23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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98 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We saw the reviews so thought we would try this restaurant as thete was a lot of choices in main street. The meal.was great. Lots of meat in the dishes. Good flavours and very reasonable prices for food and wine. Staff also very good

Thank kathymb
Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 15 December 2016

As a regular I am very happy with this restaurants consistent quality. Spice Guru and their Springvale takeaway are the best Indian restaurant's in Wanganui.

Thank fi492016
Whanganui, New Zealand
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Over 10 of us and we were disappointed by the service. The curries were all tasty but the rice is not given to you individually so it was a first in, first served which is not good enough. If u order a curry, you should get your portion of rice that you pay for. Also we ordered a garlic &... More 

Thank 255370Lily
Derby uk
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152 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Not many places open in Wanganui on a Sunday night,luckily Spice Guru was. We had generous portions, good service at a good price. Only negative comment is the rice and 2 hot plates arrived first then 4/5 mins later the main course and nann . The plates were now cold and the top of the rice starting to chill at... More 

Thank Elaine K
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Consistently the best food delivered to your table. Generous portions, and very good service. Clean and well presented.

Thank Geridog1
Stevens,PA, United States
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A good selection of Indian food and a staff that cares about their customers. Great for a casual dinner.

Thank Peter H
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We go there quite often. Parking is good. Nicely set out restaurant. There is plenty on the menu to choose from. The food, service and value are unmatched. 100% recommend.

Thank toskaryan
Hong Kong, China
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525 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 477 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is probably the best Indian restaurant in Wanganui. The interior walls burst with colour and give a sumptuous feel. The tablecloths, napkins and cutlery are well-maintained while the curries offer plenty of food and are packed to the brim with alluring flavours. One can choose the level of spiciness one is comfortable with- mild, medium or hot. I elected... More 

Thank Perry B
New Zealand
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204 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Fresh and tasty this is a great wee spot for some wonderful Indian food. Interesting flavors and well presented. The decor is nothing to get excited about but does the trick.

Thank sallysage
Whanganui, New Zealand
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We live here so I wish we'd realised what excellent Indian was just 2km away. It's now our regular destination for a meal out. Everything we've tried has been delicious. We love the bhaji although the mains are big enough there's really no need for entrees. I'd take leftovers home except my boyfriend seems to have a second stomach and... More 

Thank rar0

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: 06-348-4851

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