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Lovely India Tandoori Restaurant

1123 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 4088
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“curry” (33 reviews)
“naans” (33 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1123 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for a dinner. The food was good and tasty. The service was average or maybe below for some. Some of our orders were forgotten, the reason was it wasn't heard. But overall we enjoyed it.

Thank Borge B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went to lovelyindia with my wife last week their were very busy.But we lucky enough to get table inside and our ordered was taken fast by the staff then drinks was served fast after ordered and after food came after 20 minutes. I was...More

Thank DeggbieMakoi
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

...We Was there for lunch, the good point, $10 for a vegetarian, with rice and naan bread. The bad point,....One of the worst Indian I tried so far in New Zealand. I also lived and traveled in India,....would not go again. Don't understand how they...More

Thank India2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a short stopover in the wintertime. Should have left immediately as it was cold. Asked the question if the do not heat- the answer was that they pointed out a heater, directed to a group of customer posit to me. Therefore myself and all...More

Thank KiwiOL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good traditional Indian food well done. Pleasant personable staff, reasonably priced. Butter chicken especially nice.

Thank Manawa18
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely friendly staff! Butter chicken and naan bread was beautiful. Left feeling full, satisfied and happy. Would highly recommend if visting Rotorua!

Thank Dani O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vegetarian dishes yummy. Little small at lunchtime if you r super hungry. Tasty naan and Chicken Tikka not too bad. Wait service decent. Wash it all down with a big ol Kingfisher. Would come again.

1  Thank Drew A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service and great curry , had the evening deal at 16 nzd .. Light , clean and airy ....would certainly go again .

1  Thank Tiddlescat
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We walked into this place by chance after the first indian restaraunt we came across was too busy to seat us. So glad we did, the food was so delicious and everything was so well presented and reasonably priced. The young staff were really attentive...More

1  Thank mon_star65
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Have visited lovely India a few times the food is very tasty service is great and staff are friendly. They do a $10 lunch special which is rice, naan and a choice of either a chicken or vegetable curry off the menu. Good value for...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1123 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-348 4088
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