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Nilima Indian Restaurant

1/383 Charlton Esplanade Toruay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4124 1189
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“saag” (3 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1/383 Charlton Esplanade Toruay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We always have a good time and the best dinner in Nilima. The people are lovely and the service quick and friendly.

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had take away. Food was excellent and we are fussy with our Indian food. Plenty in the bowl and great value for money. Lovely service and I would recommend if you are unsure where to eat around that area.

Thank 450fionaj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As we travel alot for work we do eat out on a regular basis. Most Indian food these days is rather insipid and tasteless to cater to the masses. Not Nilima! EVERYTHING made by hand including youghurt and cheeses. Flavourful where the blending of spices...More

Thank resta2016
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We come here every time we come to the bay... Once a month. It is my weakness in life and absolutely explode and unbutton the pants once finished. How lucky to have this gem in the bay. Yum, yum, yummy! Do yourself a favour and...More

Thank Donnydiva51
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Absolutely the best Indian food I've had in Hervey Bay and even the Fraser Coast (I've been to a few)! Really enjoyed it. A good choice of different food options, even if your a vegetarian. Good amount of food and served nicely. The service was...More

Thank DaftDoughnut
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Not exciting food or near the best Indian I have ever eaten. The entrees were very nondescript with not a lot of flavour and my chicken korma for main was rather sweet. Did they add sugar to a curry? The nann bread, however, was exceptionally...More

Thank ebonygirl
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This is a family run business that serves very good authentic Indian food. We ordered saag paneer and baingan bairtha with naan. Both vegetarian dishes were very tasty and the naan was freshly cooked in the kitchen (you could hear the bread being slapped out)....More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Authentic indian meals for a reasonable price. Great food, friendly service, licensed restaurant or BYO. Very highly recommended.

Thank evi08022
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Dined here with my daughter and we both enjoyed the Butter Chicken and Coconut rice. Great service and reasonable prices. Well worth a visit.

Thank _lauriensue
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Best authentic Indian food in Hervey Bay, excellent taste, genuinely lovely owners and staff, nice friendly atmosphere and ambience, conveniently located

Thank TravelDoc_73
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21 February 2017|
Response from Wayne M | Property representative |
Yes they have lots of vegan options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 14
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/383 Charlton Esplanade Toruay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4124 1189
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