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Indian Cottage

5/2 First Ave, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
+61 2 5633 6086
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“naan bread” (3 reviews)
“pappadums” (2 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5/2 First Ave, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank raccieL
Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank bexandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank chatnoir2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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

Thank BruceB101
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We have stayed in this town a few times over the years and have seen three different restaurants at this location. Now it is an Indian restaurant. We thought the food was delicious and both food and drinks very generously priced. Even found a favourite...More

Thank Dianne R
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal at the Indian Cottage recently. Friendly staff. Service could be improved as we had to ask for our table to be cleared. Well priced food and wine list.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Dinner for a family group of 11 ranging from 6 to 75 years during school holidays. Could not fault anything. Quality of dishes - superb. All the regulars, done well. Drinks - licensed. Reasonably priced. Corkage of $1 per drinker. Service - efficient, friendly and...More

Thank Neulara
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We had an entree, mains, rice and drinks plus extras. Evething was amazing, including the price at the end. Highly recommend

Thank Zaiah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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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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