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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%
Travellers talk about
“balti” (32 reviews)
“butter chicken” (61 reviews)
“naan” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Balti, Nepalese, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 953 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a roadtrip with my mom through New Zealand we went twice to this restaurant as the food is excellent and the staff super friendly and welcoming! One of the best indian restaurants i went to.

Thank chloe2299
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Ate a delicious lunch here by myself a few days ago. While most spots were closed at the time I arrived (early afternoon), they were open and welcomed me in warmly. When I first walked in I noticed the decor. It was authentic without being...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Without doubt the best curry since we left the UK 18 months ago! Good friendly service and Kingfisher beer but watch out it’s the strong one 7.2%!!! Thoroughly recommended

Thank Ginty2000
Reviewed 4 days ago

What an incredible Indian restaraunt, we had a great dinner here tonight. The service is phenomenal and the garlic naan out of this world. I would return here next time I'm in Lake Taupo. Completely lives up the reviews and deserves the fantastic ranking on...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What an amazing restaurant!! The staff were so lovely and friendly. The food was also fantastic. Would come back again and again if I lived here.

Thank GlobeTrotting824317
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been to Master of India on at least 8 or 9 occasions and never been disappointed. The owner now greets me and knows exactly what I want. I really like the Prawn Balti, served in the correct “bucket” which is what Balti means....More

Thank GaryM4620
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I came to this restaurant on vacation and it is amazing. Best Indian food I've had in my life.

Thank Getaway28674228017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth driving down to Taupo from Auckland just for this kind of Indian food, one of the best Indian restaurants that we have been to. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Thank MRao2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely reccommend dining here if your wanting delicious food. Takeaway is also top notch. My pick of the Indian restaurants in town

Thank Jess5500
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are here on a Friday evening in November; the restaurant was busy but not full. Service was fast, efficient and friendly. The food was tasty, not at all heavy, and good value. By 9pm things were getting quiet very quickly!

Thank gbrown057
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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, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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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