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Master of India

79 Bridge Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-834 3440
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (18 reviews)
“naan bread” (9 reviews)
“mango chicken” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
79 Bridge Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Early evening, Friday night dinner, following a busy week of business travel. From the moment you are gently ushered to your table, through to the subtle checking on the quality and satisfaction with the food, service is respectful and subtly outstanding. The food is a...More

Thank rotowhenua
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful decor. Ornate and authentic as though the owners cherish it. Friendly staff. Meal was beautiful - fresh and flavoursome. Generous portions and reasonable price. Naan bread crispy and fresh. Recommend you going to this place. We will be back.

Thank jeannette011
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Been here on a few occasions and it never disappoints, great food , service and atmosphere. It's very popular so best to book a table.

Thank dorzie007
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I have not eaten better Indian food than here. I tried the lamb saag, and it was perfectly seasoned, bringing out the richness of the sauce. Although they did not have many local beer, the Kingfisher Strong was a perfect accompaniment to the meal.

Thank Dan468
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The food is varied with especially succulent chicken and range of spicyiness. I love the decor and the layout where you can hear yourself talk, see others but are sufficiently spaces and especially enjoy the range of Indian curries and vegetarian dishes. The serving staff...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food and service and ambience. Best Indian restaurant we've ever been to. Thank you.

Thank tony t
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 3 with not much experience of Indian food. The restaurant and staff looked very smart and everything looked clean which is something I always look for. Took our time looking through large menu and a waitress was more than happy...More

Thank kerry k
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Have been there twice fantastic,very tasty our number 1 Indian restaurant. Very good service is by far the best will definitely go back.

Thank Lance S
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Going through the door is the start of a wonderful experience. It is very tastefully decorated, the staff are friendly and helpful to meet specific needs and the menu has a wide range of Indian dishes. The meal was excellent and could not be faulted.

Thank SallyannWirral
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Couple for dinner on a Saturday night. Restaurant was busy. Extensive wine and Beverage list, exceptional food and very friendly service. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Mick M
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Bridge Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-834 3440
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Master of India takes you on a tasty exploration right to the very heart of Indian Cuisine. Which has the ability to provide a cosmopolitan melting pot of cuisine. We are based in Napier with a reputation for its diversity. We are renowned as the Master of India for the excellence in Indian Cuisine set in the popular seaside area of Ahuriri. We strive to bring you the most authentic Indian Cuisine. Come enjoy our authentic Indian atmosphere and friendly service.Come and try our most favourite dish “Butter Chicken” and also our new Balti dishes which are already becoming favourites among our regulars. Master of India is a great Indian restaurant.
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