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“Great lunch”
Review of Great India

Great India
Ranked #50 of 1,077 Restaurants in Wellington
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Very comfortable interior, smiling service and delicious food! We had a lamb biriyani and lamb madras, both were fantastic, the best biriyani I've had in NZ for sure!

Thank 622clarep
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Had a meal here before a show at the Wellington Opera House. This is a great restaurant - fantastic food and great service. The staff made enquiries as to whether we had a deadline to complete the meal which was a very nice touch. The service was quick and attentive. Some of the seats could do with an overhaul to improve their comfort.

Thank Kiwitravellers54
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is a restaurant I generally visit on each business trip to Wgtn and the reason I visit is the quality of food and 'generally' the good service.
However this weekend we experienced particularly poor service on Saturday night, when the restaurant was not busy. We were given a table at the rear of the restaurant and basically forgotten, waited over 20 mins for a drinks service and then had a waiter that continued to serve across us and actually ended up sliding knives across the table to my fellow diners. At this point I spoke to the Maitre D' who assumed responsibility at the table for delivery of the meal. Add this to regular 'small flying insects' we killed as they flew around the table and the crackled distorted background music, made for a very forgettable evening on this occasion - especially when I had recommended we came here further to my past good experiences.
In balance, however, we still have to compliment the quality of the food, which really is excellent, although took a long time to be dished to us.
We clearly chose the wrong evening to visit and upon discussing our concerns at the point of payment - were offered a discount and apology
This visit was just sub-standard when compared to previous times, when all we wanted was to feel valued as a customer with attentive professional service complimented by good food to deliver a full experience.
Will explore other Indian restaurant options in the area for a while, sorry.

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Thank nzmasters
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A quality experience in every respect. Excellent food, gracious service in a clean attractive environment. Not a Wellington fan but this is tops.

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

From the reviews this place sounded awesome.
It was a very busy weeknight and while the starter was good, the curry itself was quite bland and unexceptional.
Staff seemed a little overwhelmed by how busy it was.
Certainly a decent enough experience and meal, but not the wow factor i was expecting

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