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The Tandoor

50 Commercial Street, Melbourne, Victoria VIC 3122, Australia
+61 3 9521 4535
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good46%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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50 Commercial Street, Melbourne, Victoria VIC 3122, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many poor Indian restaurants in Melbourne and many poor Indian takeaways to be ordered but the Tandoor on commercial road is not one of those. I have been several times and always impressed. My general problem with Melbourne Indian food is that whatever...More

Thank mat_richardson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The is one of our regular favourites, in fact it is our favourite restaurant to take friends on a Saturday night because it is quiet enough to be able to have a conversation. We have been going here for years and have never had a...More

Thank DaisyClover
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

While I like Indian food, I don't get to enjoy good Indian food often enough! But I did last Saturday night. We had a banquet but the best item was the Dahl! I wish I could go there again this week but living interstate makes...More

1  Thank Craig H
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We tried this place because of the good TA reviews below and our group of four was sorry that we did so. We waited for any sign of food from 6.30 till 8.30 pm, with only one other table occupied, then sent back the lamb...More

Thank PeterFrance
Reviewed 6 September 2015

The Tandoor is close to our house and we 'disovered' it as we were searching for good, authentic Indian food. The atmosphere in the restaurant is not great, but the food more than make up for it. And the service is fantastic. We now buy...More

1  Thank Mrs_Maltman
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

My Wife & I visited on Saturday. We happened to come across it whilst looking for another restaurant. OMG! This restaurant is amazing! Don't be fooled by the dated interior. This meal was by far, the best Indian I have eaten anywhere in the world....More

1  Thank Scott L
Reviewed 19 December 2014

This restaurant has existed since 1981, under the affable ownership of Banny Banerjee. My husband and I were regulars when The Tandoor was in Chapel Street, and we followed when it moved to less expensive premises in Commercial Road (between the railway line and Punt...More

1  Thank Alys-Schatzi
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Really great food! Went in a group on Saturday night and the food was awesome. Wasn't all that busy, surprisingly since it was great. Only annoying thing was bread coming out much later than our mains so we were almost full before the garlic naan...More

Thank leannemleannem
Reviewed 8 November 2013

The Tandoor Indian restaurant is one of those restaurants you want to keep a secret, but you can't because it's that good. Banny, the host always looks after us and surprises us with new inventive dishes. We have tried almost every dish,

1  Thank LadyBaldovino
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Having cooked indian food a lot back home in the UK I always feel finding a good curry is a little hit and miss. We went to the restaurant on a monday evening which was pretty much empty. The menu selection was good and the...More

3  Thank VinceFenlon
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  • Address: 50 Commercial Street, Melbourne, Victoria VIC 3122, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9521 4535
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