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Dhakshin South Indian Restaurant

320 Pacific Hwy, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
+61 2 8068 5882
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
320 Pacific Hwy, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love coming to Dhakshin. The food is absolutely fantastic, and every group of friends we have brought have said the same. The staff are terrific and it's BYO!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MicMac1314
Reviewed 5 days ago

went to visit this restaurant as i was feeling homesick. the food is very authentic and reminds me of home. good portions and well spiced. the service could be improved.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sugaysalagme311
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing dinner experience today at Dhakshin. We were a group of 6 people (my husband and his relatives are Indian). We ordered various veg and non veg options. All the food was delicious. Lovely atmosphere and excellent service. Thanks for the Royal Dhakshin YouTube channel...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 366alinab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the best food ever in my life at this restaurant. Words can not explain how good the food is. Do yourself a favour and go to this restaurant. It was SO good. The staff were SO nice and the food was unbelievably amazing....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank nvondietze
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight we easily had the best Indian food my family and I have ever eaten. Not only were the servings perfectly sized, but the waiter kindly increased the portions on our tandoori platter for us. The two waiters were exceptional. My fourteen year old son...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 210juniorj
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Living around North shore we have been to this place a few times and the food is always authentic south Indian and vegetarian dishes are exceptional. Recommend to anyone looking for great south Indian food...

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Odyssey57172864719
Reviewed November 6, 2018

been here maybe 4 or 5 times, and it never disappoints. not just because i looove indian cuisine, but also because they make quality food!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank julieS5819ZZ
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

The food is full of flavour and the vegetarian dishes packed with herbs and spices. It’s a taste sensation for each dish. Would recommend trying dishes that you wouldn’t normally try as I am sure you will not be disappointed. It’s great for couples but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank craigisnoble
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Really like this place, the food is delicious, service is always fantastic and has lots of vegetarian options. Love the masala dosa and the dhal. My favorite Indian restaurant since moving to Sydney a year ago.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lkwry
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We have been to Dhakshin many times, as it is a cut above many local Indian restaurants. The menu offers more than the usual curries.The food is really delicious, the atmosphere and service is very good and the prices reasonable.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Pacific Hwy, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Crows Nest
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8068 5882
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