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Star of India

242A Gloucester Street | Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
+64 6-844 6719
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (9 reviews)
“naan breads” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
242A Gloucester Street | Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there today with two friends and we each had a different main after one starter between us. In retrospect we would have been better to have just had the main as that was more than ample. The service was very good although the main...More

Thank Jeff H
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Having moved to Napier last year, the one thing I really miss about Auckland is all of the excellent ethnic food eateries in the big city....and there is no cuisine I love more than Indian. I've tried most of the Indian eateries in Napier and...More

Thank Stickman B
bihariraturi, Owner at Star of India, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks stickman

Reviewed 28 May 2018

5 of us went for a nice lunch on Saturday. The special was $10 each incl. curry, protein, rice and naan bread. My Grandma had been there a few times and the server recognized her straight away and offered her, her regular which she accepted....More

Thank julianjbristow
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We moved back to Havelock North to live after spending 17 years on the North Shore in Auckland. Star of India in Gloucester Street,Taradale,Napier is by far and away the best Indian food we have EVER HAD. Not only is the food of a very...More

Thank llanorekale
bihariraturi, Owner at Star of India, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Thankyou so much for your comment We ll wait for you again to enjoy our authentic indian food Thanks wince again

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We had a wonderful dinning experience at the Star of India restaurant in Taradale. Great service, very friendly staff and amazing food. We will certainly return and recommend this restaurant to our friends.

Thank thefarmstay
bihariraturi, Manager at Star of India, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thankyou so much for your comment We ll wait for you again to enjoy our authentic indian food Thanks wince again

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Have always had takeaways from here and consistently excellent - had a family dinner with my brother visiting from the UK and were all blown away by the amazing service and beautiful food. From someone who has been to a lot of Indian restaurants in...More

Thank stelly2018
bihariraturi, Owner at Star of India, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thanks Stella for your review

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This is our local Indian restaurant and we couldn’t ask for better. Fabulous service always with a smile and the food is great. Tonight it was our wedding anniversary and they went over and beyond to ensure it was a meal to remember, the dessert...More

Thank Kathie D
bihariraturi, Owner at Star of India, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thanks Kathie D

Reviewed 18 March 2018

We went for dinner on a Saturday night without a reservation and were met with a smile. The service was great, the food superb. We eat Indian food regularly and this was as good as the best we have had. Rice was part of the...More

Thank Robyn C
bihariraturi, Owner at Star of India, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you Robyn

Reviewed 12 February 2018

We went for dinner on Saturday night with no reservation, but still got a table for 2 at 8pm. From start to finish, this place was pretty much faultless. Greeted immediately with friendly faces, drinks orders taken and delivered promptly. We ordered naan bread, lamb...More

Thank mjbush007
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

i come here almost every week and it is without a doubt the best indian in hawke’s bay. amazing food, and great service. will never stop coming here

Thank Charlotte S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242A Gloucester Street | Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-844 6719
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