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#281 of 3,600 Restaurants in Sydney
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Indian, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Central Business District
0.5 km from Chinatown
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Reviewed 13 November 2021

Starter 5star waiter regarding menu very good thank u very good meal we visited masala bowl for first time we visit ealing road wembley we use other reasturant thank u ounce again very happy meal

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 19 July 2020

Located between Town Hall & Central stations, this eatery serves delicious Northern & Indian food at good value. I have the chicken stuffed dosa & my friend a vegetarian thali & very happy with both choices. Reasonably priced wines by the glass can be purchased...too. Helpful and personable wait staff are happy to assist. Highly recommended for a quick and tasty meal. Do try!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 29 June 2020 via mobile

This little place had awesome food and personnel service. I don’t eat chili and they hot it right. The restaurant was a little untidy, there was a spill that was cleaned up, left a large sticky spot right beside our table.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 6 March 2020

This place is one of the most popular go to places for lunch amongst office goers in city, and this is true for crowd beyond Indians. The good is usually good, with few inconsistant instances. Over all, it is definitely value for money, specially the...lunch menu.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 25 January 2020

Masala Bowl is an Indian restaurant. The tour operator arranged lunch at the restaurant on December 25. We were taken for dinner also to this restaurant. The dishes were not very admirable. However, they served with care and modesty. In ‘Masala Bowl’, the masalas (spices)...were controlled. The dished were palatable. Buffet system was there. But the waiters were vigilant. Observing my dependency on walking stick, they asked me seat and tell the preparations I like. The restaurant has wash room. But they supplied vessel with warm water on table for me. This was an exceptionally noticeable act in their part. This was observed by tour mates.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2020 via mobile

Good selection of dishes with lots of tasty vegetarian options. When we ate there the clientele was mostly Indian which is always a good sign. Recommended!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 2 January 2020

If you like your Dosas doughy and non-crispy, then this restaurant is a must visit. For me, it was the worst Dosa I have ever eaten in my life.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 30 December 2019 via mobile

We showed up for dinner here a few nights ago. Ordered Chole Bhature, Chicken Biryani, Gobi 65 n Mango lassi...we ate heartily n still had some left. Good attention from the staff members tht work there. Quantity 5 stars; Quality 4 stars - there was...something missing in the taste. Will come back when next in Sydney. Thanks!More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 4 November 2019

The food tasted good and more than that the service was above and beyond the call of duty. They were eager to satisfy the customers all the time. I will recommend this place to anyone longing for Indian food.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 29 October 2019 via mobile

The staff was so rush to grab the plates from my table which I hadn’t finished eating i had plenty of items left to eat she first threw my used napkin in the plate and asked can i take this plate. That’s not the way...how you do I am still hungry please grow up again with manners and learn to serve water right after customers enter its summer these days water is important for everyone thanks hope you will learn something see you neverMore

Date of visit: October 2019
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Yes, Masala Bowl offers takeaway services.

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Masala Bowl is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5