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The Spice Room Restaurant

) #8 of 63 Restaurants in Wanaka $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
43 Helwick Street | Next to Wanaka Pharmacy, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 1133
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (86 reviews)
“malai kofta” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Helwick Street | Next to Wanaka Pharmacy, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 817 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came again during our annual skiing trip. Two families with kids aged 8-11. The staff are superb the food is very good and it was a great relaxed evening. Butter Chicken went down a treat with all small and big people. Thanks again.

1  Thank Glenda D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to Wanaka twice and eaten here both times!! Food was amazing, and you definitely get your moneys worth!! Big servings and full of flavour. Hard to actually choose from the extensive menu! Great service too!

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosy restaurant with gas fireplace running in winter. We had great food here including vegetarian curries.

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for large group Service wonderful and quicker than expected for a Saturday school holiday evening Central wanaka so easy to walk to Something for everyone

Thank kim h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant offers very good Indian food. The spices are nicely integrated. The service is quite good. The wine list could have a few more offerings towards the upper end of the price range and quality, but it's probably fine for the spicy Indian dishes...More

1  Thank AB B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal and really good service. Very nice restaurant - well worth a visit and just the ticket when the weather is cold!

Thank EmmaHump
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived the restaurant was quite empty so we were concerned but the staff were very welcoming and seated us promptly. The menu was explained well and food was delivered quickly, and was delicious. The restaurant was nearly full when we left and there...More

Thank Nick8 S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd been craving Indian food for weeks and finally decided to give in and go for one while travelling through Wanaka. This lovely restaurant did not disappoint. Enjoyed our curry very much. The staff were super friendly and made us feel very welcome. Would go...More

Thank Justine C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best Indian food I've ever had. Great atmosphere with nice fire and very friendly and accomodating staff. Eat here!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We loved dining here in Wanaka. The staff were super friendly and prompt. I had a mango lassi and my husband had a cocktail that was pretty good. We really enjoyed the papdi chaat starter. We shared two vegetarian dishes with naan and rice and...More

Thank nachty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Helwick Street | Next to Wanaka Pharmacy, Wanaka, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 1133
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The Spice Room is an exciting new Indian Restaurant and Lounge, with a fresh and healthy take on authentic Indian flavours. Warm up next to the big fire in the lounge with eclectic Indian snacks, salads and curries. Or relax and dine in with our affordable wine and cocktail list. The menu has been designed keeping in mind the authentic favors of India along with the diversity of various dishes, there is a lot of emphasis given on home style Indian cooking which is uncomplicated, yet brings out the favors for which Indian cuisine is so popular.With over 25 years of collective experience in the kitchen, you can be rest assured that you are going to be treated to the finest that Indian cuisine has to offer.
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