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Satya South Indian Restaurant & Cafe

271 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 0007
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“dahi puri” (16 reviews)
“curries” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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271 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hands down the best Indian food I've ever had! We were chased in by a sudden winter squall, but my friends knew the place and what to order (o those puri!)--a bit of heaven. There are evidently several manifestations of the restaurant, so choose carefully...More

Thank SubjectTravel
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Wonderful and real Indian food. Great variety and flavours. Loved the lamb biryani and the fish curry.

Thank Edit H
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We enjoyed our lunch at this restaurant. Very tasty food and god size compare to the price. I missed the hotness of the meal but otherwise it was a good experience! Staff made extra effort to cater for our 4 years old son who only...More

Thank KingaCSH
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Tripadvisor reviews I read were, in general, right. The 'decor' leaves much to be desired with bare floors and nothing really finished. The food was good although a bit on the expensive side, there was certainly plenty of it. Papadams are nearly a dollar...More

Thank ctudge
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

worst south indian resturant ever saw. Quality of food and service looks very poor. People here are not at all friendly. Rude to be specific

Thank hijasahmed
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Came here for a family meal on the basis of trip advisor and was not disappointed. Excellent authentic south indian curry. Highlights included the poori, masala dosa and biryani. The accompaniments were excellent. Interior is a bit dated but that doesn't matter as the food...More

Thank TomChch
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Re visited this restaurant 4 years after excellent experiences there. Chose South Indian Special, and not disappointed. Interior looks a bit dull but is comfortable and good prices.

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived late in Auckland after travelling all day from paihia. We got to the restaurant not long before closing but they welcomed us in and served us a beautiful meal. It was our sons birthday and they gave him a free dessert with a...More

Thank Marissa C
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Went here with a group which allowed us to try 3 or 4 dishes between us. A couple of curries, chicken, lamb and also the masala dosai. All of them were excellent but the masala in particular. It's a reasonable price made even more reasonable...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Really ordinary fare. Too many spices. Quite expensive. Not value for money.. Can get similar taste from "Ready to eat" and Frozen food. Staff was friendly though. Not recommended.

Thank Sai M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 0007
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