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Little India

544 Memorial Avenue | Spitfire Square Complex, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-357 1230
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“vindaloo” (3 reviews)
“curries” (5 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
544 Memorial Avenue | Spitfire Square Complex, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here right after traveling from San Francisco to Auckland and then Auckland to Christchurch, before driving up to Arthur's Pass. So we were a little tired and in that weird post-travel place where you're hungry but nothing really sounds appetizing. We went to...More

Thank Kristen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been anxious to try Indian most of my life as I dont like hot spicy food. Five years ago I tried "food court" Indian and enjoyed it, however, I had always been told it didnt compare to Authentic Indian food at a Restaurant...More

Thank Leeann M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, a great meal here. The lamb madras was excellent. Wife and I ordered wine, bad idea, it was sour. Beer here is adult beverage of choice.

Thank STXJohn
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. We stopped here the evening before our flight and were pleasantly surprised. The portions are huge and the menu is extensive. Staff are very friendly and attentive. The food was delicious and served both quickly and was hot. I've eaten...More

Thank CharAj2709
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I was staying in a hotel nearby and had to have curry. Little India appeared out of the chilly mists in downtown Christchurch. So went for the chicken vindaloo and some onion bhajis. As this one of the most southerly Indian restaurants in the world,...More

1  Thank Rogertavener
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

With my son and mother we were looking for somewhere open on a Monday, after several attempts we ended u at the airport shops and decided to go Indian as I am GF i can eat it with out worry. First off the interior was...More

Thank Donkeylass
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very pleasant surroundings reminded us of a railway carriage. Friendly waiting staff. We bought five dishes and shared them around. All agreed they enjoyed their meal. Only glitch was the person on the payment machine couldn't manage the split payment but quickly rectified by another...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We went here on our last night before flying home from Christchurch. The staff were so friendly and the food was fantastic. Also very convenient if staying at one of the hotels near the airport. Highly recommended.

Thank blodeuwedd99
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We ate at the place next to the airport. The restaurant was quite busy on a Friday night with takeaway and in house customers. We started with paneer aloo tikkis which were a bit bland but cooked well. The wait for the mains took a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Entered and didn't even get a welcome until the waiter had finished filling a drinks order, then delivering those drinks then talking to another staff member - then we were welcomed. Ordered then left to go to Countdown, the pharmacy and to check out the...More

Thank Lsas26
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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
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
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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