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Raj Indian Restaurant

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2 George Street, Balclutha 9230, New Zealand
+64 3-418 2199
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (5 reviews)
“naan” (5 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 George Street, Balclutha 9230, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

On an overnight stay in Balclutha in early October, our motel manager recommended Raj Indian Restaurant to us, so we walked into town and found ourselves having dinner there. It was an excellent recommendation - very friendly staff, and the food was very, very good....More

6  Thank lovesthesun-7
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We were all delightfully surprised by this place—some of the best Indian we have had in New Zealand, in Balclutha of all places. Delicious curries and garlic naan. We will definitely stop in again!

7  Thank Shane M
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Really, really good. The food and the people there. I will be back more times. Best restaurant in Balclutha.

9  Thank BrunaHorta
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Raj would hands down make the best Indian food I've ever had. So many others tend to dial back the spice to cater to western palates thst mightbe a little scared of spice, but these guys get just the right amount of heat into their...More

7  Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Have eaten at Raj Indian Restaurant serveal times now as I now pass through Balclutha a lot. The staff are always welcoming and friendly. It's Indian food cook by poeple with Indian heritage, you know it is going to be authentic. The menu has a...More

13  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The best food i have had in Balclutha. last night we dine in and restaurant was nice and warm & food and service was really great.

14  Thank Deepak R
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We have dined in / taken away many times as a family. Never disappointed. Usually 20 min wait for food. One occasion takeaway order was late as they were very busy and we were given a complimentary drink.

13  Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

God menu both eat in and take outs. Typical indian staff not always the most welcoming but the food was good. Medium was a good medium heat and plenty of it. Prices normal for indian.

11  Thank Barry A
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Small cosy restaurant with authentic stunning food. Staff are extremely welcoming and hlepful - great experience.

13  Thank Powellli
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Really fantastic service.. especially try chicken stuffed nan with any curry..iam so happy to b here

13  Thank Krishna C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 George Street, Balclutha 9230, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Balclutha
  • Phone Number: +64 3-418 2199
It's the only place for a decent dinner in town...
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