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217 Marine Parade, Christchurch 8083, New Zealand
+64 3-388 0898
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (7 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
217 Marine Parade, Christchurch 8083, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

One of the best 'Banquet Bros' experience. Good service, flexible on the banquet offerings, starters ok, curries fantastic. Lamb Nawabi (particularly!), Lamb Rogan Josh and Beef Madras were very well received. Hard to beat next door Pierside Cafe & Bar happy hour $10 jugs pre-drinks.

1  Thank RoyalCurryClubChCh
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We got take away, definitely the best curry we've had in a whlie and great value pricing. Can totally recommend chicken tikka masala (medium), goat madras (hot) and lamb rogan josh (hot). Oh, and the Naan bread are excellent too!

Thank CK003
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner. We had fantastic food. And spicy as we like it. The interior does not seem fancy. But the food is great. Value for money on a scale from 0 to 10 scale is 9. Go there!

Thank carl o
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Its a bit of a way out of town but it was great to walk along the beach and grab a pint next door and then have a decent veggie curry. Not a flashy restaurant but good food also does street food during the day...More

Thank Roland B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch and they had two different specials. One was just for curry with rice and naan, but the other included a drink and starters. We got one of each since we were feeling hungry and it was a lot of food....More

1  Thank Rwc142014
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Been here many times, mostly for lunch. The curry has always been great the chicken jalfreezi is a favourite. Tried the lamb madras today also excellent with a garlic naan. Price for lunch is very good too ideal for families as well.

Thank chchtravellers
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went here for lunch with wife and kids as they serve dosa's on weekends and thought of giving it a go.We ordered plain dosa,masala dosa which has potato stuffing and chicken dosas for my wife,myself and my daughter while the boys had butter chicken.The chicken...More

Thank kwaisunyee
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Here for holidays and enticed off the street by the aromas wafting out of South of India. Everything we ordered was delicious, especially the butter chicken which is my favorite. There was a steady stream of take away orders so the locals are well aware...More

Thank Tiamo888
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

One of the best curries I've had in town. Our usual is the lamb madras 'hot' with roti and nan bread. Never failed. The meat so tender. X

Thank NivaH6
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I have enjoyed every meal I have had from here! Delicious food! I love the chicken 65 starter and the tikka masala main oh and the cheese and garlic naan :D

Thank Ana_gkh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Marine Parade, Christchurch 8083, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-388 0898
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