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Indian, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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0.4 km from Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best Indian in Wellington I'd say. Have looked long and hard for a place that uses chicken breast instead of thigh. Coming from UK it's what we're used too. I know kiwis prefer thigh but I don't. Very tasty and great service. On busy nights...it takes a good hour for the food to come out but when it does, it sure is worth the wait!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and colleagues have been coming here once a month for about five years for lunch. The food is always excellent, as is the service and value for money. I don't know how they can provide such excellent food for only $12-13. For this you...will get any curry off the menu, an assortment of rice and naans - the same price as a so-called 'meal' at Maccas - you know what to do! The manager and staff are friendly, professional and you always feel welcome. I genuinely can't fault the place.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 28 January 2021

As always, the mains were fantastic - tasty and the right level of spice and the service was very good We had the platter for 2 for an entree and having experienced the same thing at other Indian restaurants when the platter comes out sizzling...on a hot plate, I was surprised that it came out on a normal plate. The food on the dish was okay taste wise but it was luke warm at best which makes me wonder if it had been prepared well ahead of time and was not just cooling down after the cooking process. It was far too cold for that. Did it put me off this restaurant? Possibly yes. If I go there again, I will not order this.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 27 January 2021

The experience was wonderful the staff were friendly. Ordered the butter chicken it was creamy and the chicken was moist. The garlic naan was very good, and the place had generous portions. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 7 December 2020 via mobile

Service is great.. but the food was below average. Very disappointing. Never coming back. Menu wasn’t attractive... still tried... never recommending to anyone.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 25 October 2020

Fantastic food every time we go, so it has become a staple date night go-to. Really enjoy the palak paneer, chicken korma and the vindaloo. Very well spiced and balanced curry.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 6 October 2020 via mobile

My personal recent experience!! Not what it used to be. It need a lift in food taste, rest was great😌

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

Visited Friday night, 6 diners without a booking. Not z probkem. Excellent service, great food, large servings. Thank you

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 28 September 2020 via mobile

We went sunday dinner in Great india our second day for food tasting. Indian food is a very good choice after a lot of tasteless food in Wellington, and here it is really good, nothing was overcooked, the open wines they offered by glass are...even good. Fast and friendly service.I really love this place !!!!!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 16 September 2020

Was very impressed by the selection available, quality of food, the pricing and the service! Would recommend booking here on 1st table.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Great India

  • Yes, Great India offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Great India offers delivery services.

  • Great India is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4