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32 B The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-351 6300
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Dined here quite a few times now for both lunch and dinner (also had take out once) and each time I am impressed. The menu is quite different to most Indian restaurants, and it makes for a refreshing change. The one thing that really stood out for me from my first visit was that I could really taste all the... More 

1 Thank andrew p
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been here a few times now and really enjoyed the food every single time. Most Indian restaurants in NZ serve more of a northern style (I think) so this is a little different but no less delicious. Each dish I've tried has been excellent, and when we've gone as a group it has invariably ended with everybody passing around... More 

1 Thank Miss_Remi
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a lovely time in arranged marriage...had lunch on a Sunday with my family....Devine food...excellent staff...the ambience was very pleasing....never had south indian lunch like this before...I been to many Indian restaurants in new Zealand bt this place is my favourite..would highly recommend this restaurant to anybody who loves Indian food..they have plenty of dishes to choose from...BT my... More 

2 Thank Ashiveena
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had read the menu on their website and was intrigued by some of the dishes, which I had not seen on menus in other Indian restaurants. Their menu concentrated on representing the southern Indian region of Kerala. A friend and I visited for dinner and were quickly greeted by a friendly maitre' d and seated. After perusing through the... More 

1 Thank Funforgin
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been there with family and was a busy evening for them. Still a warm welcome with smile on everyone's face. Food was yummy and they anticipate our needs and done it so well. Touch of luxury with a scented warm towels and a fond farewell.... Cannot wait to go back again

1 Thank mira a
Cawsand, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh wow! having visited Kerala in September, I was really excited about the menu at Arranged Marriage and booked for a celebrationary night with friends. Incredibly clean and comfortable restaurant, lovely, attentive staff, a fantastic wine selection and absolutely delicious food. It was really authentic and did not disappoint one bit - would highly recommend this lovely restaurant to anyone!

1 Thank alphacitrus
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our fourth visit and the food never disappoints. The servers could do better but as natives from India they can be forgiven their English. But it is all about the food and it is unbeatable and we'll priced. Totally recommend this place

1 Thank Alan M
Perth, Australia
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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch of butter chicken, rice and roti in a beautiful restaurant for $12! A lovely dining venue, great service and great food. Do yourself a favor and check it out.

1 Thank Miriam H
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice takeout from here while travelling. It is related to the Kathakali restaurant in New Plymouth which is one of our favourites. Wide range of gluten free options.

2 Thank T G
Wellington, New Zealand
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245 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with the family for a lunch, which included 2 toddlers. Waiters were friendly and helpful with the children. We had the lunch specials, a choice of meal with rice and kerala paratha for just $12 pp. Added in a shared entree and some drinks and it made a lovely lunch for all.

3 Thank Kiwisnowbirds

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 B The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-351 6300
Arranged Marriage Restaurant is the first and only authentic South Indian restaurant in Palmerston North.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?