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Reviewed 1 March 2021

I am surprised reading some reviews on Shavans. We have eaten here many times. The last being last Saturday night. The meals were so tasty. Your choice how mild or how hot you want it. The staff were so attentive. The manager couldn't do enough...for us. His suggestion for us to try the Cheese naan was a hit, as usually have garlic naan . The atmosphere is really nice and the place is so clean.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 10 July 2020

On our previous visit we were disappointed. Maybe it was an off night in the kitchen. 2nd time even worse, burnt naan, wrong orders, forced to change table half way through the meal. Uncaring Manager. Never ever again.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 3 December 2019

Fantastic restaurant. Awesome food, and service to match. The atmosphere is really nice. Just a lovely experienc

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 16 November 2019

We have eaten here on a number of occasions and enjoyed it, so decided to celebrate a birthday dinner there. So disappointed! The food had little flavour, lacking spice and salt. We don't like super hot curries, but we at least like our food to...have some flavour. I could cook better myself.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 5 November 2019 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Saturday night . Delicious food and great service . Lovely restaurant & gracious hosts

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

Ordered through Uber eats and the food was absolutely disgusting. No salt, paste or spices at all. It was meant to be a tandooi chicken but seemed and tastes like a steamed chicken. Not the first time happening!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

We have had good food from here previously, but recently we had a far from positive experience. Was told we could get a refund for a cold $200 order that they admitted sat in a car for 1.15hrs, then didn't honour that. Said they told...us the food had to go back with the delivery driver in order to get the refunds, guests confirm that that wasn't said as we had had the phone on loudspeaker due to the food still not being there 2hrs after ordering. Delivery driver had left straight away, my missus called the restaurant immediately afterwards and on top of not stating it had to go back with him, they didnt send him back. Food had been in an Aldi cool bag and not a proper food transport bag so little wonder it was coldMore

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 24 June 2019 via mobile

We had dinner here on a cold evening . Booked ahead to make sure we got a table . Restaurant warm and cosy , which we very much appreciated. Had a choice of a banquet for two however we ordered a number of dishes to...share , including butter chicken and beef massaman curry , naan bread and rice. All so very fresh and tasty. Parking available out the front as well as around the back. Well worth a visit and can cater for a good size groupMore

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 26 April 2019 via mobile

I ordered takeaway from this restaurant rather late on Anzac day. I had tried other Indian restaurants in my area - all closed. I am very glad I did as the food was fantastic!!! The manager/owner of the restaurant called me after I placed the...order and advised me that his delivery driver had already left for the night, and that he would be delivering it himself, or if I minded that the delivery might be a little later than I had previously been promised. I was hungry, craving curry - what more can I say. I got my curry, I got to meet the owner, who wasn't actually that late at all! Now I have a new favourite Indian restaurant in my area. WIN WINMore

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 14 April 2019 via mobile

never disappointed wether it’s eat in or take away, butter chicken along with garlic naan is the perfect night in

Date of visit: April 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Shavans Pakenham Indian Restaurant

Yes, Shavans Pakenham Indian Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Shavans Pakenham Indian Restaurant offers delivery services.

Shavans Pakenham Indian Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4