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Indian Cottage

5/2 First Ave, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
+61 2 5633 6086
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5/2 First Ave, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

It is a bit noisy and draws a crowd. The food is excellent. The staff were friendly and the service was good. I would not sit near the cash register as the line of takeaways was annoying.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kalyngra
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I didn’t have a reservation but was able to get a seat outside on an uncleared table. They were busy, so from being seated to actually ordering was 20 minutes. Then the food took 30 minutes to come out. I ordered chicken korma with a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TesseW56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had this restaurant recommended and their food and service did not disappoint The food was exquisite beautiful flavours good sized portions wonderful traditional Indian food It’s worth the visit

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank A9332ZZpeterb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought all the mains we tried were great. You won’t be disappointed. If it’s a nice night book a seat outside.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 72Ang069
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Amazing food- really good food. The best Indian food we have had in a very long time. This little place is a must if visiting the area. Staff were friendly, happy and food service was quick. The food was delicious- really great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank raccieL
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We were impressed with the food served here. The restaurant was very busy so the service was a little slow but sooo worth the wait.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We are up in Sawtell for a week and looking for a family dinner. Very impressed by this little restaurant. Did all the regulars very well-particulat standouts were the bhajis and the rogan josh. Food and drinks all very well priced. Highly recommended

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bexandy
Reviewed 28 September 2018

A little disappointing.Staff scraped plates at the table .Food quite average not a good selection of wines .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chatnoir2016
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We visited a friend in Sawtell who recommended this place, in the main street. We were the only in house diners on a Thursday lunchtime (take away doing well). The meals and wine (by the glass) extremely well priced and tasty. Typical Indian fare with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank L1015CBrogerb
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Have read previous posts regarding this restaurant and, as we were in the area, on a cold Tuesday thought we would give it a try. Boy were we impressed. From the friendliest greeting from the front staff to a wine list that; although not large...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BruceB101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5/2 First Ave, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sawtell
  • Phone Number: +61 2 5633 6086
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