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Indian Empire

U 3 455 Oxley Dr | Runaway Bay 4216, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
+61 7 5529 0305
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (34 reviews)
“naan” (18 reviews)
“curries” (26 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 3 455 Oxley Dr | Runaway Bay 4216, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would happily give this restaurant 5.5 stars after our meal 🥘 here last week. The food was the best Indian I have had in Australia, service fantastic and the price was excellent 👌🏼 All in all a lovely and very memorable way to celebrate...More

Thank Sambo70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were taken here by family and so glad they did. This place has some amazing dishes. The fish curry being superb. This place has great service and is well worth a visit. Very glad we found this gem and we'll be back again and...More

Thank fomidable69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best Indian you will get on the Coast again and again. The standard of food delivered on countless occasions is superb! You can’t go past the butter chicken or paneer palak. They have amazing early bird and student specials and the service...More

Thank cherstar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten at Indian Empire several times. Staff are incredibly friendly, helpful, and extremely attentive. The food is phenomenal, as always. Their curries are the perfect balance of spice and flavour, with their naan and rice the perfect accompaniment Highly recommend this place to anyone...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the first time this restaurant with my wife and children. We had the general banquet and a kids meal. The food was amazing, plentiful and very tasty, the prices are very reasonable. The service was very attentive. Definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone...More

Thank Attila M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate in the Indian Empire restaurant last night with a family group of 10 people. From the start until the finish of our meal, the service was attentive and friendly. I moved to Australia 10 years ago from Scotland and I can honestly say...More

Thank kirstenhenderson0
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Food and service was amazing. Highly recommend trying this Indian. Its been a great experience and will be returning soon.

Thank Hannah v
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We had a very flavoursome meal tonight. We sat outside in comfortable chairs with a cooling breeze. The food was top shelf & I agree with others review of the naan bread. Will definitely be back again. Such welcoming & attentive staff as well....thank you...More

Thank 194amanda
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, under priced! Probably the best Indian I have ever had. Would highly recommend the Chicken Balti.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

I can honestly say that the flavours of the food was just amazing. Servings not too big but just enough. Their cheese naan bread was sooo nice worth while ordering.

Thank Mieke D
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10 March 2016|
Response from Geraldine R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Adrienne - I don't know anything about gluten free, but check their website - I am sure they will answer your questions. Geraldine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 3 455 Oxley Dr | Runaway Bay 4216, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Runaway Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5529 0305
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