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That Curry Place

45 Albert St, Whitianga, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 7-866 2666
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (13 reviews)
“naan” (8 reviews)
“butter chicken” (12 reviews)
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
45 Albert St, Whitianga, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended to visit That Curry Place and found the service and food to be excellent. Well worth a visit for dine-in or takeaways

Thank Mike M
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and sharing your positive dining experience with us. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this establishment on our overnight stay in Whitianga. If toy are any sort of fan of Indian or Thai food I highly recommend this place. I had the chicken jalfrezi which was rich with a huge depth of flavour and...More

Thank Jim T
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review and recommendation. We are extremely delighted to know that you both had an enjoyable meal with us. I will surely share your comments with the kitchen and I know they will be excited to know.

Reviewed 29 April 2018

After several evenings of 'fine' dining it was with a huge relief to come across normal wholesome food! The manager/owner was very engaging to talk to and made us feel very honoured guests. The menu allows a choice of Thai or Indian food both menus...More

Thank Ray D
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. We are excited to know that enjoyed dining with us and we look forward to serving you again and again.

Reviewed 26 April 2018

Great service and the food was delicious. We had their butter chicken, lamb curry (I think it was Kerwhala Lamb), garlic naan, chicken tom yum, beer, dairy free mango lasi and coke. Good to see their curries came with a good portion of meat in...More

Thank Jabawaba
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your review and comments. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the food and had a positive experience. We are looking forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

After a long day driving and beach hopping we decided a takeaway meal was the best option for our fam. Pros: -One of the better veggie korma we’ve had. -Yummy vegetarian biryani. -Good naan & they have gluten free roti!!! Thank you for that!! Cons:...More

Thank KaterinaLees
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your comments and glad you enjoyed the food and Gluten Free Roti. My apology that you found Biryani to be on the hotter side.

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

too slow to serve orders.....waited for an hour for food while they were serving takeaway orders. they prioritised takeaway ordersMore

Thank danielhetravel
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

I am sorry to hear about your excessive wait and apologize for the delay. We try to prepare orders as they are received in the kitchen, as the takeaway customers are as important to us as the dine-in client. I hope we still delivered the...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

This was one of the best indian restaurants I'd been to for a while. The food was great. The service was very good. The staff were really friendly.

Thank JaneofArabia
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words and we appreciate your positive comments.

Reviewed 23 April 2018

After travelling India and falling in love with certain dishes I sometimes struggle to find the authenticity and flavours here in NZ. This is not the case with That Curry Place, the food is fresh, flavoursome and took me straight back to the country itself....More

Thank hilltravels10
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your comments and we are honored to know that you enjoyed your food and were able to find the authentic Indian taste in your dishes. We look forward to a return visit from you.

Reviewed 7 April 2018

We visited Whitanga for 3 days and ate here on two of our three nights, it was that good! Very impressed by the choice of Indian or Thai in one restaurant, we certainly mixed our cuisines to our advantage. The special Naan they offer is...More

Thank EirianElly
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your review and sharing the positive dining experience. I am glad you were able to try both Indian and Thai dishes and enjoyed the Special Naan. Thank you for recommending us to other travelers.

Reviewed 4 April 2018

I've been in the area about 3 weeks and have eaten here at least 7 times. Every time has been equally delicious. The service is great! Some of the best Indian food I have had in over 4 months of travel!

Thank Patrick O
Thatcurryplace, Manager at That Curry Place, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your review and comments. We are absolutely delighted to know that you have repeatedly enjoyed dining with us. We look forward to serving you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Albert St, Whitianga, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 2666
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Description
Two great cuisines at One great place. Located in the heart of town offering contemporary and delicious Indian and Thai food. Vegan, Gluten free and Dairy free items available. Enjoy the patio dining under the stars.
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