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Tifaimoana Indian Restaurant

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Fugalei St | Fugalei, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
+685 29604
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Madrid, Spain
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161 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A Samoan recommended this place for lunch and it did not disappoint. They had a variety of curries and you can change the spice level. The curries range from around 16 to 25, depending on the type of meat. It was not expensive and decent price for the value of the food. You have to order bread or rice separately... More 

Thank PincheTravels
Suva, Fiji
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Good selection of dishes, particularly vegetarian options. The breads were very good and generous servings.

Thank Greg C
Apia, Samoa
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Although chicken curry is a staple in Samoa, this is where the real curry is found with all the parantha roti and condiments etc that you would want from any great curry house around the world....when the palate is bored and needs a rev this is the place...in the middle of a small unassuming hotel in the centre of Apia's... More 

Thank Patricia L
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The waitress was friendly, the food was scrumptious, and how to prove that? My whole family went there three times within two weeks! The variety from hot spicy to mild and creamy, the colours from the spices, the textures, all such a beautiful blend with each other! Hoping to go there again (very) soon!

Thank TiffanyFeps
Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

It is great to see indian food cooked traditionally. The chef uses a tandoor for cooking roti and tandoori chicken. The curry themselves were okay...some lacked flavour. Not a biggie for an overall good dining response. Food does take some time to come out as I suspect there is only one chef working.

Thank Eugene T
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Best Indian food in Samoa. I love this place. Doesn't take too long for the food to be ready and service is great and friendly. Affordable too. Doing this review is only making me crave.

Thank Deidre C
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151 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

we ate dinner here and although the restaurant wasn't in the prettiest location, the decor wasn't the prettiest and our waitress wasn't really friendly, we had an outstanding meal. (Lanb Korma, Dahl, freshly made naan breads, samosas, spring rolls and onion pakora. To find this restaurant, head inland up Fugalei St (Where the Toyota Dealer is), it's a 5 min... More 

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Pago Pago, American Samoa
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

The Food was great however it took so long to wait. But i gotta say it was worth the wait. I would go there over and over again. Gotta try the Samboosa. They are huge and very tasty. It could be your starch as you enjoy a curry dish. that's what i would do. even better add on a side... More 

Thank Majed M
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

If you have an evening spare, I think Tifaimoana's would be a nice place to go. Unfortunately, I had a plane to catch and it took an hour for my dinner to arrive. Of what I did taste of it, it seemed good and authentic. What a pity...

Thank Angelface1980
Apia, Samoa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Not many options for Vegetarian or Gluten Free - But these guys do a great job with offering a nice variety of Vegetarian choices plus gluten free (ask for the items made with Chick Pea flour). I personally am not 100% Vegan gluten free (Mon - Fri) so if I am lucky enough to go here on a weekend love... More 

Thank Clay P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fugalei St | Fugalei, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Samoa  >  Upolu  >  Apia
  • Phone Number: +685 29604
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?