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Masala Indian Cusine

79 Palmer Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 47213388
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“masala” (26 reviews)
“butter chicken” (15 reviews)
“onion bahji” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
79 Palmer Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

OMG it's not often I am impressed by Indian food as I am a loyal customer of a place on the Gold Coast but Masala was AMAZING. I had the lamb madras which melted in my mouth and the garlic naan was light and perfectly...More

2  Thank Ofthelelie
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

After attending for a night out with my mother, I was very impressed with the quality of food and service! Ordered the butter chicken and lamb madras which we were both very satisfied with. Very polite staff always making sure everything was fine and if...More

1  Thank mad3110
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent food, good service and reasonable prices. One the best food that I have eaten in a long time.

2  Thank bhanu m
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a great variety of Indian food, I found the servings to be a large size, the naan bread was good, The curries had plenty of flavour. Service was ok , nothing special. The food is worth a visit.

2  Thank Jacob N
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food is lovely and service always good! Authentic Indian cuisine that melts in your mouth. Quick takeaway service as well

2  Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Couldn't eat at our hotel as it was too noisy so this restaurant was a god send with great food and great service at a reasonable price.

2  Thank 239liz
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I try to always go here when in Townsville. It is very tasty and price is ok as well. Staff are nice and meals are served quickly as well

2  Thank shan9
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a fantastic restaurant in a great location (opposite the river). The food is authentic and yummy. Try the Butter Chicken. If you like it "hot", they can do that for you.

2  Thank Hsv1959
Reviewed 2 June 2016

we had a lovely late, for us ;-), dinner, after a school concert the food was delicious and filling the table service is a bit interesting and could possibly do with some improving

2  Thank JaymieOK
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Being British I am fussy about curry The onion bahji was a bit dry but the curry I had was great my friend had a Madras and I Butter Chicken. Both of us enjoyed the meal a great deal. I will defiantly visit when I'm...More

2  Thank sharon3001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Palmer Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 47213388
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This is the best Indian food in North Qld! We travel 3 hrs each way just to eat there.
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