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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” (36 reviews)
“butter chicken” (63 reviews)
“naan” (50 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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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Master of India
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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21 - 30 of 895 reviews

Reviewed 21 April 2018

What everyone else has said! Very friendly staff, great food and well priced. Expect delays when they’re busy, but it’s worth it! Three mains, lots of rice, three naans and all drinks came to $100. We’ll definitely return…

Thank a1otus
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I have been here several times and find this to be the very best Indian restaurant great food and friendly staff

Thank euanmeans
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Went for dinner with friends, I would suggest making a reservation as the place gets busy. The front of house guy was very nice and clearly wanted us to enjoy our meal. The food was very tasty and reasonable priced. I had the chicken curry...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Food is definitely awesome, served hot and at a reasonable waiting time. Availability of spice level to choose for each dish as well. Friendly and knowledgable staff as well. If u are in a hurry and want to have good Indian food this is the...More

Thank PxPanda18
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We just had dinner at Masters and were very impressed. Service was both friendly and professional. The food was bloody delicious, not oily and made with love. The beef vindaloo was melt in the mouth and southern style coconut chicken curry was full of flavour....More

Thank Rhiannon M
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Awesome Awesome Awesome Awesome Awesome awèeeeeeeeeeessssssooooooooooooo. Best food all foods are awesome. Had goat meat, butter chicken and rice with my wife and friend we're all enjoyed and awesome. And nepali style tea that was awesome (nepal ko samjhana)..

Thank Duke R
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food :) please visit this place if u come to taupo.Goat curry ,Chicken Tandori is best.

Thank dikshya p
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome food and awesome service! Really enjoyed nepalese style goat curry. 😊 Best indian restaurant in taupo...

Thank Aakriti P
Reviewed 6 April 2018

After seeing the high ratings on trip advisor, we chose to eat here tonight and were so very impressed. We see why they get top ratings. The vegetable biryani was very flavorful and perfect spice level; the chicken tikka masala was excellent. Naan so very...More

Thank Alexandrina X
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We along with my baby boy waited morethan half hour in the restaurant and not a single waiters came to take the order or even came near to us to say at least to take a seat. And I can see they are welcoming all...More

3  Thank Manu J
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, 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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