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Indian by Nature

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U 3 1526-1528 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
+61 3 9751 0111
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“naans” (5 reviews)
“indian food” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
U 3 1526-1528 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always come here for dinner when we stay up in the mountains (usually takeaway back to our accommodation). The food is extremely flavoursome, and we are provided with generous portions. There is one stand out dish for me at Indian By Nature - I...More

Thank dorothyxthea
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

While very friendly and accommodating, we found portion sizes quite petite for the prices charged. Enjoyed a vegetarian biriyani, malai kofta (quite creamy), a thin garlic naan and a tandoori grill tailored for one serving. Very family friendly. Probably ideal for a take away

Thank R35H
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome food from a great host... loved every bite! Highly recommend the chicken corma and lamb roganjosh. Thanks Dave. Highlyrecommend this restaurant.

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The food at Indian by Nature is so delicious. The service is excellent and even the take away is good. If you are in the area, I highly recommend 😊

Thank KylieEklund
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We had take out and were pleased with our selections. Good value and very enjoyable. The dishes we tried were fresh and tasty.

Thank 0591TimS
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Recently went to this restaurant. First of all the ambience is really good. We were greeted warmly. The whole appearance of the restaurant is really very cosy. Coming to the food. The naan bread is really delicious. The main course and the appetizers are really...More

Thank Saptarshi M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Had dinner here one night during a recent stay in the area. The food was very tasty and there was enough for the two of us. Staff were friendly. I recommend this restaurant if you are in the area.

Thank mwizz
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My husband and I haven't been to this restaurant for ages...so we thought that tonight would be a nice night for some Indian food. We took two of our youngens' and headed off up to the mountain. We were greeted warmly (also heater was on)...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing. We especially enjoyed the food.The food was fresh, properly prepared and a great value for the price. We highly recommend it.

Thank Vishal P
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a great takeaway on Saturday night from this restaurant. Service was quick and very friendly. We dined on lovely tender butter chicken, rice and vegetable curry.

Thank tmm128
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 3 1526-1528 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9751 0111
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