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Aldinga Bay Cafe

162 Esplanade, Aldinga Beach, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5173, Australia
+61 8 8556 5547
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Seafood, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
162 Esplanade, Aldinga Beach, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5173, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only wanted simple fish and chips. We saw the Aldinga Bay Cafe, which was close to where we were staying for the weekend so we thought we'd give it a try. The cafe was warm and inviting, the weather outside was blowing a cold...More

1  Thank Sue C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was dark Friday winter’s night in a part of the world, to which I was a stranger and worst still, I was hungry. We, there were four of us, happened upon ALDINGA BAY CAFÉ on the Esplanade and ventured in. What a strange place....More

2  Thank Ken S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had takeaway. Samosas to sare with kids were beautiful and crisp. Lots of care taken. Kids had butter chicken for main thankfully was not cloyed with cream, but retained a little acidity and had lots of aroma. The chicken was beautifully tender. I had...More

1  Thank Agonybags
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We ate here twice over the weekend and it was absolutely superb both times. Most agreed it was the best Indian food they'd ever had! The staff were so friendly, helpful and accommodating. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank alexdolly1
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a small cafe and the owners have a quite a story to tell. The food is delicious and authentic Indian. I couldn't say the best food I've eaten in a restaurant because it's a cafe and lacks the restaurant atmosphere! However, it is...More

1  Thank Linda D
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

My friends and I came here after spending a month in India and were not disappointed with the food. It was authentic and delicious. They also have great staff and a fabulous location! The only thing I would critique would be the sizes of the...More

1  Thank Kirsty A
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The entrees we ordered, the vegetable samosas and onion bhaji were cooked to perfection. The naan was perfect and the mains and saffron rice serves was just right for sharing. A word of warning though, the standard heat level would satisfy any spicy food lover....More

1  Thank Darren P
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We live in Adelaide and we love stopping over at Aldinga Bay cafe for mouth-watering samosas and fantastic fish and chips - they are the best, seriously! The cafe looks cosy with its orange interior and traditional Indian paintings. The owner, Arbind, is very friendly...More

1  Thank AlmaSerena_2017
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Indian food & lovely friendly staff...so good to have a good local place to eat that we can walk to and watch the sunset while eating authentic Indian food. Thank you we will be back.

1  Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We are locals and have been regulars since opening and every time we order take away or dine at the cafe we say, "we should do this more often." We rarely eat out. If we do, this is always first choice. Consistently delicious. Friendly service...More

1  Thank Jannyann1940
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 Esplanade, Aldinga Beach, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5173, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Onkaparinga  >  Aldinga Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8556 5547
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