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“Genuinely delicious food”
Review of The Indian Cafe

The Indian Cafe
Ranked #6 of 177 Restaurants in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$4 - US$22
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Come and visit us for the most authentic taste of Indian cuisine !! Situated right in the heart of the Nelson CBD, our warm and homely surroundings will add to your whole dining experience.
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Genuinely delicious food”
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This restaurant was just down the road from our accommodation and even though it was not peak season and mid week, was absolutely full which always bodes well for good food. We weren't disappointed. The food was delicious, well explained by the waitress, prompt service and reasonably priced. We can highly recommend.

Visited March 2017
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27 reviews
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“Excellent meal and service”
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We ate prior to an evening engagement and on arrival the waiter confirmed the time we needed to leave. Service was prompt, efficient and friendly. The food was excellent from a wide menu. Comfortable ambience, great all round.

Visited March 2017
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“Not worth it ”
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The food wasn't authentic at all...nor was it fresh...totally wasted money n the food...will not recommend this place for Indian food...

Visited March 2017
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Cromwell, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Back again”
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It’s been a year since we holidayed in Nelson and one of our compulsory things to do is have a meal at the Indian Café. Good news is that it was worth the wait, quit simply it was fantastic.

  • Visited March 2017
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The Villages, Florida
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Great food, wonderful location, sit outside!”
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our four day stay in Nelson was topped off by a visit to the Indian Cafe. We were not sure it was still open for lunch, but it is. It's a short walk from the main tourist area that has a million restaurants, well worth it. Order the lassi, I had sweet, my husband had mango. Perfect with any meal.

  • Visited March 2017
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