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Indian Sumner

11a Wakefield ave, New Zealand
+64 3-326 4777
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (8 reviews)
“garlic naan” (4 reviews)
“mixed platter” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11a Wakefield ave, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there twice and food was delicious. Staff was very friendly specially manager Gurnam Singh. He helps us with choices.Thanks to him.

Thank Tomas D
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much. Gurnam is very efficient and a positive man. We are so happy to have him as our manager.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eat here most weeks We enjoy the high level of service from all the staff The food is tasty and generous and if you like it hot ask them to prepare it that way for you Reasonable prices for a good Indian

Thank fabtobe50
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely comment. We are always there to make it simple and tasty with fresh ingredients. Namaste.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going here for many years now, either to dine there or to take out and not once have we been disappointed. We went last week with guests from the Netherlands and they were thrilled with the choice of food, the taste as...More

Thank Gerda P
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Namaste 🙏🏾 Thank you so much for your comment .. "one of the best Indian restaurant in town". Am so happy and will let my staff and chefs know this as they work hard. I'm glad you brought your friends from the Netherlands. God bless.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had the chicken Tiķka and cheese nana. Beautiful onion khakis to start. This really is good Indian Tucker! Service was friendly and timely. Nothing at all to complain about.

Thank I8538JHianw
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You so much. Your comments mean a lot. Happy days. Vanta

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Met up with some friends and had a great night out after many years away from Sumner. Great service, excellent food with not much of a wait (even though restaurant was 3/4 full), and nice atmosphere. Very reasonable prices too. All in all thoroughly recommended...More

Thank Zippynobungle
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We are regular visitors to the excellent suburban Indian restaurant in Sumner and have watched it grow in both popularity and size over the years. Great atmosphere, good service and very reasonable food. Tonight we had the excellent mixed platter for two - hot, fresh...More

Thank frankiethe
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comment. We are always there to greet and serve you the best Indian food. Yes we started small and are proud of our achievements todate. Bring your friends and family. Thank you again.

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Fantastic food, great selection and authentic Indian dishes. Funky Indian decor and excellent friendly service. No surcharge on public holiday! Loved the whole experience.

Thank CatseyeNZ
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Thank you so much. We are grateful for such good reviews. Please come back again.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Family birthday, great service, food and venue for a get together. Hadn't been there for a while, visiting from Australia and must say, still one if the best Indian restaurants I gave eaten at.

Thank TripSA5000
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for evening dinner drinks came promptly as did popadums. However the mains came very quickly after ordering - too quickly for it to have been freshly prepared - and unfortunately both curry and rice were just luke warm. Pointed this out to the staff...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Great service and amazing food..they just work around your preference. .loved it..very nice and humble crew. Thanks Mahi n Sat from Fiji

Thank Maharaj4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11a Wakefield ave, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region
  • Phone Number: +64 3-326 4777
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