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Little India

269 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-539 1155
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (13 reviews)
“paneer” (5 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 2:00 pm Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
269 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fast delivery! Friendly staff on the phone and in person. The food was good and the papadum is great! Fast, super fast delivery:)

Thank Matty B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointing unpleasant experience. It was a very busy day due to the recent all backs game between Argentina. As we didn't have a booking request us to be there after 7 pm and it's understandable. We have asked two different dishes and one of...More

Thank Shantha G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We are new to the area and had yet to try Little India. We purchased takeaways on the weekend, and are all impressed. And it took 25 minutes, not over an hour as we have experienced with other establishments in Nelson. Not only were the...More

Thank Bridget74
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We've been visiting this restaurant for the past few years and have found both the takeaway food and 'eat-in' meals fabulous. After this evening's meal we thought it time to leave a review... Tonight's takeaway meal was delicious - each dish was perfect with generous...More

Thank Kiwichicky21
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Our favourite Indian restaurant in Nelson. Delicious curries and wonderful service from Harman. She is such an asset to the business with her fantastic service and friendliness. Such a lovely caring nature. Can’t wait for our next visit. Mandy And Phil

Thank mandymcnab
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We had Indian home delivered while we were staying in Nelson. The home delivery took as long as the discussed waiting time. While the naan bread and entree and one curry was ok; one curry was terrible and inedible. I would not eat here again...More

Thank Jackie K
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We have been visiting this place for years and i must say the service is always swift,polite and very friendly. We were lucky to get the table as the place was almost full, Sonya the owner of the restaurant was very helpful, she really went...More

1  Thank petejonesrock66
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had gone for dinner last week, the food was amazing and so was the service by the young girls, who seemed to be running the show. the only negative comment was for the older lady who was very keen on chatting the whole time...More

Thank loganc483
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The meals were well prepared, and delicious, and the wait staff were very friendly and relatable, it made for an enjoyable evening :)

Thank TimothyM2285
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Okay, I'm a fan of paneer. I eat it every single time. However, this was without a doubt the best one EVER. The naans were giant and absolutely amazing. Thank you! Too bad I live on the other side of the world, or I would...More

Thank Alexandra R
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 269 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-539 1155
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