An excellent fusion of Indian and Nepalese cuisine. Went with waiters recommendation and were very impressed. A must if in Taupo
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My wife and I love Indian cuisine as my wife is Sikh and I just love the food. This place while not a genuine Indian restaurant—it is Nepalese. Is amazing. I had the goat curry and it was delicious. The bone is in the dish...More
Had dinner with friends on 2 Sept. The moment we walked in, we were served by a friendly staff who sit us down with the warmest smile. Food was good favoured, good portion and good value for money. Recommended and will be back for more...More
I had one of the paneer dishes with steamed rice and garlic naan. I ordered very similar neals in both India & Nepal. The only difference being $23 NZD. I know I know... New Zealand isn't India/Nepal BUT as a consumer price is important to...More
We visited as a stop off after Hobbiton on the way to Mount Ruapehu. Wow, the food at Malabar is outstanding!! This is the best Indian & Nepalese food we’ve ever eaten (in Aus & NZ). The Lamb Junglee and Prawns Malabar are both so...More
We came to Malabar for dinner tonight with our 2 year old toddler. The staff were so friendly and accommodating, joking around with the toddler and making sure we were happy with our food. Everything we ordered was exceptional (papadam mint yoghurt soooo good, a...More
Full of flavour, generous portions, friendly and professional service! We had samosas, kushmiri rice, goat curry, tikka masala and lassi!! Really enjoyed it!!
Top notch. So many unique flavors and dishes. Manchow soup was one of the best soups we’ve had. Definitely would come back.
Friendly Staff and dishes were served as per our dietary requirements. Delicious Jain food without any waste of time. Super tasty food from Soup to Desert. Thanks
This cafe is advertised as Indian and Nepalese food. The traditional dishes were served with a slightly different twist. Excellent service and wonderful food.