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$7 - $21
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Indian, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 10 March 2024 via mobile

My husband and I love Indian food. Masala Cafe is some of the best Indian food we’ve ever tried. My husband ordered lamb vindaloo and said it was the best vindaloo he’d ever eaten and I had Chicken masala in 4 different styles. It was...also very good. The mushroom tandoori was exceptional and different. The garlic naan -soooo good. If you’re in the mood for Indian, you will certainly enjoy this food.More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 10 March 2024

One of the hidden gem in Wellington! One of the best food spots I've come across in town. Taste, quality and authenticity (in serious terms) comes next to none. If you really want to experience REAL indian food visit this place. Try their Vegetable biryani,...curries or even any indo chinese item you won't regret. I'm a regular here and love it!!!More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 26 February 2024 via mobile

Popped in here Lovely period building Wow - amazing food My vindaloo was up there with the best I’ve ever had Bahjee very good too as was naan Manager was a very friendly chap - had a good chat about my curry experiences in the...South Island Highly recommendedMore

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 11 June 2023

We had a lovely dinner. The staff were very helpful answering questions about food prep for my coeliac husband. We had tandoor cauliflower and chicken tikka Starters. Both were very tasty. Then a Jaipur curry for a main and garlic naan. Decent sized serving and...very tasty. Right spiciness for a medium curry. Well priced. Will definitely return.More

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 6 June 2023 via mobile

Chicken and lamb dishes were excellent. Service is friendly and food comes out fast and hot. Garlic naan is perfect compliment to the dishes. Can accommodate large family gatherings.

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 4 June 2023

Delicious food and great staff. Came for dinner place looks so busy, still got really received fast delivery and great food

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 10 April 2023

Best biryani we have ever tasted. Superb place for a get together and lovely staff. Ate my stomach full !! :)

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 7 April 2023

Masala is a wonderful place to eat, the food is outstanding and the service is second to none. Staff are very friendly and make the evening special. There are lovely tables by the window for couples or larger tables for bigger groups. A BYO so...you can take your own favourite wine to drink. It is our new favourite restaurant in Wellington, so glad to have discovered it and we will definitely be back again. Highly recommended if you enjoy Indian food.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 31 March 2023

The owner was very fun and hospitable. We greatly enjoyed our tasty dinners. Overall a very good experience.

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 28 March 2023 via mobile

Masala never fails to delight us with exceptional curries and Indian cuisine Halal meals also available Great place to stop for casual dining The prawn curry is divine

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 22 February 2023

Best Indian food I've had in a while in Wellington...coming from an Indian. Loved it. The kulfi was to die for! Thank you so much

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 21 February 2023 via mobile

It just about 5 minutes away from the Museum on Allen Street. The food was well priced and tasty We had the mixed tandoori grill for two and chickpea battered fried onions, as well as naan, raita and sweet mango chutney

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 5 December 2022

The place was great, but it hadn't been cleaned for a while. There was rubbish from the night before under a table and broken glass on the floor. The service was great. And the food was average, as the curry sauces weren't very enticing.

Date of visit: December 2022
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Reviewed 28 October 2022 via mobile

Great food and service. Servers are very kind and helpful and the naan is great. Very accommodating for large group of people and an ideal spot for a BYO.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 14 August 2022 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious, the staff including Monty were very accommodating in reshuffling the tables (at the request of our nephew) so the 12 of us could all eat comfortably. Centrally located and an extremely popular restaurant, which means patience will be required if...it's busy like the night we were there - the tasty food does make the wait worthwhile. Overrall a lovely night for our whānau.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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MASALA CAFE & BAR, Wellington - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews

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Yes, Masala Cafe & Bar offers takeaway services.

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Masala Cafe & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5