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Turmeric Indian Whangarei

71 Cameron Street | Shop No 9, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-955 1146
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter chicken” (18 reviews)
“curry” (15 reviews)
“naan” (11 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
71 Cameron Street | Shop No 9, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had my dinner exclusively through Turmeric for nearly a month. I was very happy with the quality of service and did not see any reason to try anything else

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Rakesh P
Reviewed 21 November 2018

I went here for both lunch and dinner. The butter chicken had really big pieces of chicken breast that was was perfectly cooked in a tangy and rich tomato sauce. The beef saag was tender and flavorful. Their naan bread was also good. I wouldn't...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank chllc
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Nice meal, been before but each time anything with a tomato based sauce tastes like tinned tomato soup.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank TeresaD3077
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Very authentic, lovely hosts, generous portions. Obvious that fresh herbs and ingredients used. If you get the mixed platter entree to start then suggest sharing between two.

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank WhangareiFamily
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We were in Whangarei in August to get our boat ready for the season and frequented Turmeric on a regular basis! We have nothing but great things to say about the service, the food and the atmosphere! Our waitress Sony took excellent care of us....More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank yarr2015
Reviewed 16 September 2018

we come here reguarly for the lunch special. the food is absolutely delicious, good price and the waitress is helpful and friendly. 100% recommend

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Monique d
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We have not eaten in the restaurant however we have had takeaway food.The food is very good & we will be back.Previously we had been loyal customers to another Indian restaurant however Tumeric have tempted us away with their tasty food.

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank dragoman88
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Absolutely love the butter chicken & Pat loves the Chicken Saag (Chicken cooked in subtly flavoured spinach & spices). Pat raves about the smoothness of this Saag dish as it is her favourite.

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Warren Pat S
Reviewed 8 August 2018

There for the $12 lunch special with a group of friends and it turned out very good . Curry on a cold day was just the ticket to warm us all up Great variety of food choice though we found the medium a bit hot,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Warren H
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I have been in hundreds of Indian restaurants in about a dozen countries including India. This is some of the best Indian food ever.

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank Greg R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Cameron Street | Shop No 9, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-955 1146
  • E-mail
Authentic Indian Food with Specialized Wine Menu focusing on local Northland wines.
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