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Master of India

$$ - $$$, , Indian
47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0041
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“balti” (36 reviews)
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Balti, Nepalese, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great food, friendly staff
"Very good authentic North Indian food"
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2. Vegan curry heaven
"the vegan 'chefs special' Eggplant curry which was a stand out"
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3. Traditional Decoration
"The interior is absolutely authentic!!! The staff is attentive"
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1 - 10 of 905 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We intended to eat at Indian affair restaurant just down the road. Walk in table of 4 adults and 3 children (european family) on a busy saturday night, our table at Indian Affair restaurant was swiftly given away to an Indian family, so we walked...More

Thank Jordan D
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was our second time visiting Master of India, and we were so happy we returned!! They were almost fully occupied. We were immediately greeted with a smile and seated promptly, order taken without hesitation. There was a reasonable wait for the food to come...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We intended to go to another restaurant at Taupo but when we arrived at the restaurant, we found it quite empty. We saw a very busy restaurant nearby and decided to try it. It was the "Master of India" restaurant. We waited for about 10...More

Thank Kai4848
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thank you for the great service and amazing indian food, which was enjoyed by all the family. Will definitely be back.

Thank Ami D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Entrees were good and overall food was great. We had three entrees, three mains basmati and garlic naan. Loved it all. Service was attentive and we really appreciated the staff’s advice and suggestions when we ordered two similar dishes without realising. Bit of a shame...More

Thank Rakehoe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice decor and service. All dishes were great and came out in very good time. Was budget friendly and had a good beverage list and menu. Would recommend to anyone in the area.

Thank rowey230181
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended to us by our granddaughter and her husband where they honymooned. Glad we listened. Service was so helpful and friendly even though they were really busy. Even let us switch tables so we could enjoy the beautiful view of the lake and mountains covered...More

Thank 123m3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great costumer service, food was awesome especially the naan bread! Very autentic very adviced! Thanks

Thank gianfranco c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not a great fan of hot hot curries but a friend wanted to try it out - I was able to have a mild curry while she had her hot hot curry. Polite, fast service despite the fact they were almost full and...More

Thank valburns2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was so good that we went 2 days in a row. Amazing decorations, excellent food and kind personnel. I wish I lived in Taupo to go at least once a week! One of the waiters kept smiling all night long, he was so nice...More

Thank robymuzi
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Questions & Answers
Hardik S
13 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Om P | Property representative |
thank you very much for your question. We are more then happy to book your table at noon. i can't suggestion to drive a way from Taupo in same day. Better to stop over night and go to Hahei next day.
Dean W
30 January 2018|
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Response from Om P | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your quarry. Yes we do have OUTDOOR sitting.Thank you.
7 July 2017|
Response from Om P | Property representative |
Yes we do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 0041
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