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Indian Delights-Lake View Restaurant & Bar.


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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Specialised in Authentic Indian cuisine with Amazing Lake view Taupo with COMPLIMENTARY MILLION DOLLARS VIEW OF MT. Ruapehu AS well. Book a window table and enjoy your meal with Amazing lake view.
US$5 - US$44
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Indian, Chinese, Diner, Wine Bar, Arabic
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The view across the lake is one to behold. The food is average for an average Indian restaurant, and while I confess that I'm not an avid devotee of the cuisine, I've had some memorable instances that left me longing for more. This didn't reach...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BPinOz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ugh, messed up and reviewed the wrong place last time. You're welcome masters of india! Indian Delights is underrated. This place has the best portions, most vegetarian friendly, and friendliest staff. Love the jalfrezi! Favorite Indian food in town!

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

very low rated restaurant, i would say ignore the bad review, this is the must visit restaurant, because we find this restaurant welcoming, very good for suggestion if you don't know what to eat. our entree was big large sizzler. food was authentic Indian, as...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank raj623731
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry but wouldnt return here if ever in the area. The best thing about it was the view from the upper deck over the lake. The poppadoms were hard and a bit burnt and the madras curry which my husband ordered and was very bland...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Audrey T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food and the view are both spectacular. Staff are friendly and service was great, food and drinks were served fast! If you are looking for something different then this restaurant is a great place.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

This is now my favorite restaurant in Taupo. Why is this not the best rated restaurant in Taupo? Someone gave one star because they asked for medium spice and it was too spicy? Ugh. This place is great. Fantastic view. Best Nan bread ever. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RFA2249
Bijendras42, Manager at Indian Delights-Lake View Restaurant & Bar., responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Sir/madam, Really thank you for taking time to review us and giving 5 Star and describing our one star review, you are absolutely right. we understand, some time medium can be spicy for some customer, it's doesn't mean its terrible. i really appreciate you...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Had 2 nights in Taupo with friends and after a couple drinkies realised we needed a delivery for tea. Came across Indian Delights and thought let’s take a chance. Ordered the banquet for 4 but could have fed a small army. The food was great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 396nicgord72
Bijendras42, Manager at Indian Delights-Lake View Restaurant & Bar., responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi sir/madam, Thank you for taking time and review us. We always wanted to make our customer happy with our food and service. Thanks you very much Team Indian delights lake front

Reviewed 26 December 2018

Very much loved the veg. manchurian and kadhai paneer! The restaurant has great views of the lake front and is family friendly as well. We even ordered a takeaway too! Will revisit again!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pkaurs
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

I had the goat vindaloo and my wife had the butter chicken. Awesome! Naan bread was very nice. We had take away but the ambiance did look appealing. Reasonable pricing for the Taupo area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dossalvavida
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed samosas and pakoras here. The veg. Haka noodles were perfect. Liked it so much we ordered takeout as well!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank permatrip2018
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