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Essence of North India

124 Wicks Rd, North Ryde, Ryde, New South Wales 2113, Australia
+61 2 8065 5087
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
124 Wicks Rd, North Ryde, Ryde, New South Wales 2113, Australia
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Reviewed 7 December 2015

We visited Essence of North India during Dec 2015 and were impressed on all counts including location, ambience, food quality, taste and variety. The only thing that was off the mark was a delayed service... but the staff friendliness was great. Possibly Friday night dinners...More

Thank ImPrateek
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

You wont be dissappionted with the food, top quality but the service suffers in such a busy suburban restaurant.

Thank AdamLeeKelly
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

As always, fantastic food and service. We have been coming here regularly for the past six months and would highly recommend it. Staff always friendly, service efficient and quality food. Be brave and try something different from the menu each time!

Thank Drigs
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

A planned early dinner for 4 on a Thursday evening resulted in being the first to arrive and last to leave, purely because we were enjoying the food, the service & the friendliness of the staff. The wine list is not extensive, though reasonably priced...More

Thank Phil S
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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Excellent Indian cuisine. Friendly service and decent bill. The chef chicken special is to be tried! The restaurant was not very busy which is a surprise when you look at what they offer!

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Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

The service was very good, very friendly environment . The food looks fresh and very delicious especially the Malai kofta, kadahi paneer, dal makhani. Everything was on time and well presantable.Affordable prices up to date menu. On the next tour to Sydney we will definetly...More

Thank avvymultani
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

On 28 August 12 of us went to celebrate my husband's birthday with a family dinner at Essence of North Ryde. We had a wonderful evening. The food was very good and so was the service. Everyone said how much they enjoyed the lovely food...More

Thank Anna-Maria C
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

I have been here from last 3 years .i like trying different cuisines. I have dine in this Restuarant with my friends .to be very honest that's the best indian food in Sydney . If you are an Indian food fan you are going to...More

Thank anna_ann1
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We were fortunate to have an Indian colleague who was in town and we decided to have dinner here. He said that this was quite authentic and we had a number of different dishes, from mild to slightly spicy. I would not have minded a...More

Thank Reinhardt K
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We have eaten at this restaurant quite a number of times. In fact, we've pretty much tried everything on the menu and the food is high quality and flavoursome. Service is generally good although there have been a couple of hiccups with long waits for...More

Thank fussyvoyager
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Response from George D | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has it own car park
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 38
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Wicks Rd, North Ryde, Ryde, New South Wales 2113, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ryde  >  North Ryde
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8065 5087
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The Restaurant offers a perfect setting for a romantic dinner for two or a quite evening in with your friends, making you feel just at home.
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