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Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian

34 Minchinton St, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
+61 7 5438 9688
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curries” (48 reviews)
“tikka masala” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
34 Minchinton St, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We only did take away as it was raining and cold, a friend had recommended the restaurant. The paneer saagwhala had nice chunks of cheese with spicy spinach, the korma was as it should be, mild and fragrant, and the daal was the winner, will...More

1  Thank MHTSyd
IndiMex-Indiyum, Owner at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Hi dear, thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We are delighted that you liked our seafood korma and naan! We really hope to have you come back and dine with us soon!

Reviewed 21 July 2016

What a great name for this very good restaurant. We decided to try out Indiyum on our first night in Caloundra and weren't disappointed. It was described as Indian food with an Aussie twist and the food was beautiful. The Madras Garlic Chilli Prawns were...More

Thank Robyn S
IndiMex-Indiyum, Owner at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Hi Robyn, thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We are delighted that you liked our Madras Garlic Chilli Prawns, Tandoori Lamb Cutlets and the Saagwala! And our service as well! We really hope to have you visit us again when you...More

Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Best lamb chops I ever had! Always fresh, tasty food! Naan bread is so yum! Great service! Always visit here as much as I can! Love it!

Thank Chrise000
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2016

Thanks for your kind words, we are delighted to hear that you enjoy our naan bread and lamb chops, and hope to see you again soon. :)

Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had a chicken biryani and a butter chicken. The biryani was actually very good, but the butter chicken was terrible. I believe that the sauce was made separately and the meat was cooked separately. The meat was very dry. This was not a proper...More

1  Thank Ahmad Shabir A
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2016

Hi Ahmad, we are surprised to hear that you did not enjoy our Butter Chicken, as this is one of our more popular dishes. We wish that you had let us know at the time, as customer satisfaction is very important to us, and we...More

Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We come here whenever in Caloundra. Just superb in every way. What more could be said. The tikka masala is perfect. The best Indian anywhere.

Thank Andrea C
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Hi Andrea, thanks for your kind words. We are happy to hear that you find our food to be superb, and hope to see you again when you are next in Caloundra. :)

Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We were quickly found a table. A small menu which was quick and easy to choose from. Service was relatively quick, food although we had medium and mild were very creamy. Meat lovely and tender. Place could do with a bit of a clean and...More

Thank WelshinOZ
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Hi WelshinOZ, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are happy to hear that you were satisfied by the service and found the meat to be lovely and tender. Customer satisfaction is important to us, so we will take all of...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

jus a smallish restaurant in michinton st coloundra best indian I have ever had . had the beef madras hot .wife had butter chicken cheese naan was to die for . madras had sweat running down my face just the way I like it .cant...More

Thank porky460
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, we are delighted to hear that you and your wife enjoyed our food, and that the Beef Madras was hot enough for you. We look forward to seeing you again, when you are next in...More

Reviewed 23 June 2016

We are regulars of Indiyum takeaway and decided to eat in tonight to try there Thali. Wow extremely generous and tasty. Consistently good food here.

Thank ELB11
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2016

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our Maharaja Thali (King's Feast), and hope to see you again soon. :)

Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had a great Indian meal here on Wednesday evening, helpings are very generous and full of flavour. We have been before and shall go again. Good position, surroundings a little plain but more than made up for by the pleasant and helpful attitude of...More

Thank sydneyvisitor11
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2016

Hi Sydney Visitor, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal and found the helpings to be generous and full of flavour. We look forward to seeing you again when you are next in the area. :)

Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Had a great dinner here on Tuesday night while on holidays in Caloundra. Decided to give it a try based on TripAdvisor rating. We both really enjoyed the food and will definitely be back next time we're in town. Only complaint was that the Vindaloo...More

Thank BlueBear2013
IndiMex-Indiyum, Public Relations Manager at Indiyum Fair Dinkum Indian, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2016

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our Indian dishes, and I will pass on your feedback about the Vindaloo to the chef. We look forward to seeing you again when you are next...More

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Taryn O
24 January 2017|
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Response from IndiyumRestaurant | Property representative |
Hi Taryn, Sorry for the delayed response. Just got to tripadvisor this morning. Yes we are BYO but only wines are allowed. May be this information will be relevant for your next visit. Thank you for reviewing us.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Minchinton St, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Caloundra
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5438 9688
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