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Little India

544 Memorial Avenue | Spitfire Square Complex, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-357 1230
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“vindaloo” (5 reviews)
“naan” (6 reviews)
“curries” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
544 Memorial Avenue | Spitfire Square Complex, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had great tasty Indian food here during our family trip last month. The restaurant was very clean and the service was good. We enjoyed the taste which is just like in our home country. This place is walk-able distance from Christchurch airport and International...More

Thank kiranmarvel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a quick curry on the way back from the airport. Very pleased I did. The lamb Jhalfreeze (sp) was superb and was beautifully complimented by the rice and a plain naan bread. A tomato based sauce which was nicely spiced - I...More

Thank Duncan P
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We stayed at accommodation near the airport for our last night before returning to Australia. What a pleasant surprise to find such a great Indian restaurant nearby. The waitress was very friendly and recommended a favourite dish that she and her sister loved. She was...More

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We ate at the Little India in Merrivale on our first night in New Zealand two months ago and were delighted with how tasty everything was. It was one of the best Indian dinners we've ever had. We are about to leave now and saw...More

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent meal. The service was very quick and the food excellent. We had a chicken Bhuna which was very nice. This is consistently the best Indian in Christchurch in our view

Thank Praxmeyer
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We and our friends are occasional but regular visitors to this place. We never had a bad a bad meal yet. Helpful staff, good service. Highly recommend.

Thank John A
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Solo dining picking up from airport. Great little restaurant with friendly service. Had a prawn vindaloo and some pakora - both done very well and the vindaloo was definitely hot !! Naan bread fresh and just the right size . A great little spot if...More

1  Thank Trev_2810
Reviewed 29 March 2018

My husband and I had lunch at Little India Spitfire Square. I have no hesitation in recommending this restaurant; it was a delicious meal and an enjoyable experience. The restaurant is pleasant and comfortable, the service outstanding (and very quick) and the food was fantastic...More

Thank _adierckx
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Dinner tonight in Christchurch was at Little India, out by the Christchurch airport. Tonight’s service was outstanding and was equally matched by the quality of the food. Vegetable Samosa as an entree and then the main was aloo mutter. The flavours and spice combination were...More

Thank rotowhenua
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We were staying at the hotel next door. Not interested in the food they offered and wanted something hot. Well, I ordered Vegetable Samosa to share for starter, then a Vindaloo (lamb) for me, my wife ordered the Aaloo Baingan (eggplant dish). Both hot. Well...More

1  Thank Edward A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 544 Memorial Avenue | Spitfire Square Complex, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-357 1230
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