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Arranged Marriage Restaurant

32 B The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-351 6300
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dosa” (34 reviews)
“butter chicken” (18 reviews)
“curry” (21 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 B The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here for a work team lunch. We received friendly and attentive service and the food was well presented and tasted great. I would go back to this restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ordered takeout and selected a variety of dipping entrees and a main curry with two types of bread. What amazing quick polite and fabulous service we were given. The food was excellent and we throughly enjoyed it. Very tasty and exactly what was described...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lizziemcco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Arranged Marriage based on TripAdvisor reports. Although we enjoyed our meal, it didn't quite come up to the standards of other Indian restaurants we have tried. If you are looking for the usual NZ portions this is definitely not the restaurant for you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank geoffpower47
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Visited for dinner and thoroughly enjoyed the delicious authentic food. Went back the next day for a dosa for lunch which was equally as good. Service was excellent and we will return next time we are back in Palmy.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lynneandcarl
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Over the last few years, I have visited Arranged Marriage Restaurant many times, both with friends and solo. Amazing food and quality service. I highly recommend this fine restaurant if you are into good authentic Indian food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant two nights in a row while on a business trip to Palmerston North. The place is very well presented and it provides a nice atmosphere. Prices are affordable and the staff members are very friendly. The food was so delicious it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank icoello
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Very courteous staff. Was shocked to find the platter for 3 came to $45. Not worth it. Clean and tidy. Well presented dishes.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank R4705BLcarolined
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Another opportunity to taste a different cuisine, Southern Indian this time. Great tastes and delicacies. This place caters for families, various sized groups. The ambiance feels small even though the restaurant is large, the staff are very accommodating, and give you tips on the food....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Christine B
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Cassava and beef was a traditional one, chicken 65 was awesome, fish on a banana leaf was so good . Overall it was a great lunch with good and fast service...thanks Mathew and Alan

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gautham N
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

It was an elaborate South Indian menu. Authentic taste particularly of the kerala dishes, Fish masala, kerala paratha, chicken 65, Fish moilee and the kerala beef dishes were real stand outs.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank trutopian
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1 May 2017|
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Response from SamN368 | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for the enquiry and the same time sorry to hear what had happened to your daughter and her flat mates. We have special lunch menu available on lunch time from 12 to 2pm Tuesday to Sunday it's only $12 for one... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
Arranged Marriage Restaurant is the first and only authentic South Indian restaurant in Palmerston North.
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