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Zaika Indian Bistro & Bar Restaurant

160 Willis Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 8883
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (16 reviews)
“naan bread” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
160 Willis Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at a hotel and called for delivery. The customer service was excellent and no problems getting our food delivered to the hotel rception. The food was very yummy and quite generous portions.

Thank Happyfamilies111
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I was really surprised with their menu because they are preparing dishes from different regions of India (North and South). Everything was fresh and well seasoned. The Naan bread was delicious too. I strongly recommend this place because of the food, affordable prices, and they...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Felt like a decent curry and so went to Zaika for take away. Took a while however the food was very good. The chicken tikka was beautiful along with the butter chicken. Will certainly be going back

Thank X6844ZRscotts
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I dined alone on a business trip and struck gold with this place. Possibly the best puppadoms I've ever eaten followed by a lovely main with perfect rice. The beer was ice cold & reasonably priced, Service was fast, plates were warm & staff friendly...More

Thank db7andy
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Got takeaways for two. All dishes were very yummy. The service was quick and the host was very helpful in offering reccomendations when we couldn't decide. Would go back.

Thank Rosieej
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Food is not very good.chicken full of unedible bits and upset stomach the next day. Definitely not recommended

Thank franneee
Reviewed 29 January 2017

It's really hard to find Indian food in Wellington that steps outside a range of menu items always offered. I had high hopes for Zaika. We checked the menu online before we left home--when we arrived this turned to be incorrect or out of date....More

Thank Mary-Jane D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We very much enjoyed our meal here. My friend, who is vegetarian, just loved the huge amount of choice she had. Lots of vegetarian options. That said, the menu is very broad and there are plenty of meat dishes too. There were well over 60...More

Thank OzGypsy73
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We enjoyed delicious entrees and mains from the Indian and Indo-Chinese menus - try the Fish Tikka and Dry Veg Manchurian - yummy - great service and moderate prices - if you want a window seat book in advance to reserve a table.

1  Thank Coastr27
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We gathered at this place on a Saturday evening to bid farewell to our colleague who was travelling back to India. As we wanted to have Indian food, we booked table for 12 people here and ordered a variety of starters, main course, cocktails and...More

Thank krazikams
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Willis Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 8883
  • E-mail
Description
Zaika”, when literally translated, means “sophisticated flavours “and “a sense of taste”. True to its name, Zaika brings forth the menu which emphasises on refined yet creative fine Indian cuisine.India is a land of colour and culture. It’s a land of age old traditions, faiths, dialects and exquisite spices. Zaika presents the same age old traditional classics with a modern outlook,Located on Willis Street, the heart of the coolest little Capital in the World, Wellington, Zaika is a feast for your taste buds…a mesmerizing discovery of Indian taste …a celebration to be shared with family and friends in a warm sophisticated setting. Welcome to Zaika…where old school meets city chic to give you a mouth-watering taste of Indian Cuisine.With seating capacity of over 100 people, Zaika is an ideal place for birthday parties, family dinner and for your next conference dinner or lunch venue.
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