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69, Jiang Tou Bei Lu | Kai Ming Theatre Complex, Xiamen, China
+86 592 555 7699
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (12 reviews)
“masala” (5 reviews)
“garlic naan” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
69, Jiang Tou Bei Lu | Kai Ming Theatre Complex, Xiamen, China
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

After 2 years of being out of Xiamen it was great to come back to a place of wonderful food things that make you feel happy and feeling like home with very great people .The visit was great and the food is sooo good .Thanks...More

1  Thank Jinxueli2014
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food! We had the chesse kebabs as starters and curry with garlic and cheese naan bread. The service was very good, friendly and fast. We will definitely visit again. I have no pictures though, because I ate it all to quickly... A must...More

1  Thank jallairazo
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

#IndianoJohn's_experience was a delight!!! The taste of the Indian food was authentic and awesome, drinks were delectable, the ambience was good and service was excellent!!! 👍

2  Thank Naveen K
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This restaurant has many different Indian dishes: meat, fish and vegetarian. The owner John is a good host and let you feel very welcome in his restaurant. I had a lovely massala dish with all the right flavours. When I visit Xiamen again I would...More

2  Thank DutchSurfYogi
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This is 5 star, indian food at it's best. And, if you want a little entertainment, go and see the Wine King himself, John, at the HUB. Whatever your choice, you won't be disappointed.

2  Thank CPTKRIS
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Food is amazing. The deliciously prepared Indian cuisines make up for the pretty average ambience...

2  Thank namzs18
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Outstanding Indian Food with a great service. Almost all dishes are made to perfect. It is a must visit place for Indian Food in China. A delight for Vegetarian Indian Food.

2  Thank Anil G
Reviewed 25 August 2017

In Xiamen for a few days (after traveling Taiwan and China for 2 weeks) and were delighted to stumble on this place. The name is just as quirky as the mysterious entrance where you walk through plastic flaps and immediately up a twisting flight of...More

1  Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The service and food is always outstanding!! There are many good levels of spicyness and sizes of beer to go with them.

1  Thank Kim J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

They have a wide range of Indian curries and tandoori (oven-roasted), including vegetarian dishes, to suit any preferences. The bread (roti, naan) is quite good, especially their paratha, which is a flavorful whole wheat bread. All food is served fresh and hot from the kitchen....More

1  Thank Luke L
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Deepak T
14 November 2017|
Response from Michael N | Reviewed this property |
According to Google maps its approx. 25mins by car
8 September 2017|
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Response from fhaffar | Reviewed this property |
greetings, thank you for your question, I would say it is about 45 minutes, as the restaurant is in the centre, and bearing in mind the traffic.
24 April 2017|
Response from david p | Reviewed this property |
It's 20 minutes (~7 kilometers) outside of rush hour, more like 45 minutes in rush hour. On Google, search directions between these two locations: Pan Pacific Xiamen, 19 Hubin Bei Road, Xiamen, FJ, China Indiano John's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69, Jiang Tou Bei Lu | Kai Ming Theatre Complex, Xiamen, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Fujian  >  Xiamen
  • Phone Number: +86 592 555 7699
  • E-mail
INDIANO JOHN's SAMRAT in its 10th year of operation is XIAMEN's First and Only INDIAN dining which is Owned and Run by Chef/Sommellier John Solomon aka INDIANO JOHN. SAMRAT, specializes in Northern Indian Cuisine, mainly focused on grilled food prepared in the traditional charcoal oven called THE TANDOOR. SAMRAT also takes pride in providing the widest selection of Fine Wines and an unique choice of Gourmet beers from around the World. SAMRAT is a limited 50 seater, so advance bookings are highly recommended.
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