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The Maharajas

735 Great King Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-425 9487
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735 Great King Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed the taste of the authentic fish curries on my pre-birthday. They were reasonably priced especially in the lunchtime and we understand why this restaurant was full of patrons at the dinner time when other places were often seen rather quiet on a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 888foodies
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here as a family and had 4 mains, rice, poppadoms, peshwari naan and drinks. All of the mains were very good. There were 2 lambs, 1 chicken and 1 seafood so a varied spread. The Naan was excellent. This will probably be my go-to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StevenJ2277
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Ate as a solo traveller here on a Friday night. There was a very long table filled with very noisy students who were obviously very drunk. However this is a university city and it was a Fri nite. The food was fantastic, so tasty and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eimear99
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Always good appreciate the friendly service and good food tonight went for our regular Butter Chicken

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rijacnz
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I have gone there at least a dozen times. It's really good value and tastes great. I love the butter chicken and malai kofta. As I can't handle spice well, I always get mild but unlike lots of places there is still lots of flavour....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Catie W
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious & the staff were really friendly. A great place for a dinner out in Dunedin.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank angecreahan
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We got takeaways which was 2 curries, poppodums and cheese naan. We eat Indian a lot and have tried many places in Dunedin. We decided to bypass our favorite to try Maharajas. It is now our go to! We had the lamb methi, divine and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 52tracym
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve tried plenty of Indian Restaurants in Dunedin, and this place is definitely the best. The food is complex in flavor, isn’t overly sweet like lots of other places, and when you ask for ‘hot’, it comes authentic Indian ‘HOT’!!!!! Will be going back very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank EdwardF1449
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The best Indian food we have had for a long time; both our chicken meals were tasty with very generous portions. The service was excellent, even though the restaurant was very busy when we were there. Obviously very popular with students, so it can get...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 54Lois
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Excellent atmosphere and seemed very popular with students and residents alike. Mixed and diverse groups of people. Menu had a wide selection of Indian foods to choose from. It was BYO which was welcomed by my group. The food quality was excellent and the service...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Mint I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 735 Great King Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-425 9487
  • E-mail
The Maharajas is the new restaurant and bar on Great King Street. The Maharajas showcases the vibrant and colourful food culture of India to provide a unique and delicious dining experience for all our customers. Our cuisine predominantly hails from the beautiful north of India, but some of your favourite southern dishes are included on our menu as well.
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