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Indian Affair

34 Cnr Ruapehu and Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 2295
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (28 reviews)
“saag paneer” (6 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34 Cnr Ruapehu and Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The food and service is always a 10 out of 10. By far the most authentic Indian food in the north island, They never fail to deliver. I would and do recommend Indian affair to all who are seeking a great curry.

Thank SailBarbary
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

we came to taupo from Auckland for vacations for the first time and decided to try some food here in indian affair . woooowwww.. what a delicious meal we all had here.. home made mango icecream recommended from the manager was such a great dessert...More

Thank kalab786
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We really fancied an Indian on a recent trip to Taupo and happened across the Indian Affair. It was a pretty dreadful winter night and Taupo was a bit like a ghost town; thus we were not surprised to be almost alone in the restaurant....More

Thank Roj1948
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We ordered the Banquet meal which was excellent. We were made most welcome. The staff were pleasant and attentive. Well worth a visit!

Thank Lauraine P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

we were recommended this beautiful restaurant by a local friend and i would say this the best authentic indian food we have tasted on our Nz trip, food was so delicious and flavorsome. our kids loved the butter chicken and we had the best fish...More

Thank Singer03
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

As a Chinese people ,I am not familiar with Indian food,Indian affair is the first India restaurant I'd ever in,I would say it's a really amazing one,Cody interior decoration,friendly service,nice food,all the things are awesome.hundred percentage recommend!

Thank Summer7777777
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

i went there for dinner with my family,staff was so friendly and food was amazing, fast service. when they know that its my daughters birthday they offer us free ice cream which was so yummy. love the decoration and moreover i would like to say...More

Thank jaiti1
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a lovely ambience, great service and excellent food at very good value. Hubby had the Butter Chicken and I had the Mango Chicken, both were highly rated.

Thank tomandjillbrien
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here on an evening out with friends and as a coeliac I am always conscious of having to ask about gluten free choices. The staff were helpful and let me know that ALL their mains were gluten free! They also were very accommodating...More

Thank wilmaintothewild
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, great atmosphere and very friendly service. Great collection of award winning wines, Highly recommended!

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1 July 2017|
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Response from Kanwar S | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I believe they do include rice 🍚 with takeaway.cheers
16 October 2015|
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Response from Neil H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Richard they charge $6 best curry house in Taupo so would recommend it speak to Harry top guy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Cnr Ruapehu and Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 2295
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