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Indian Affair

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
34 Cnr Ruapehu and Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 2295
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“curries” (28 reviews)
“saag paneer” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
34 Cnr Ruapehu and Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just arrived in Taupo and couldn't decide what to eat fortunely we parked in front of Indian Affair. It was not busy which was even a bonus for us because we were hungry. The waiter was awesome so friendly and really informative about what...More

Thank Samisoni T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I recently dined here with First Table and had a very good experience. I have worked in an Indian restaurant and can easily say that their food is excellent! We would recommend the Goat Nawabi and the Chicken Karahi The staff were...More

1  Thank Langles91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were walking nearby when my husband got a nice smell from this restaurant, this is how we literary picked to eat here. The portions look small but as soon as you start eating you will enjoy the well-cooked, tender meat, amazing non-sticky rice; Everything...More

Thank Silocaina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten at MANY Indian restaurants in many different towns, but Indian Affair is by far the best we've ever had! Smoky superb. Food was definitely 10/10 service was exceptional and a wonderful ambience! So not miss an opportunity stop, wine, dine and relax at...More

Thank Stacey L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great experience. Best service at best price. Great customer service, big and beautiful portion. I specially would like to recommend "butter chicken"; best i ever had eaten. We will definitely like to come back soon. Thanks

Thank Jatinder S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience. Amused by the excellent customer service and delicious food I have ever had in Newzeland and would love to visit again whenever possible.

Thank Manjinder S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my most favourite Indian restaurant, I also love how they deliver the meals to the door and provide an eftpos machine if required

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with Family - lovely food!! Best was the Palak Paneer and cheesy Naan!! Yum yum - will def go back there if i visit Taupo again.

Thank Avisha T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice authentic food. Good service. Will go again if ever in Taupo. A bit pricey but not sure if this was standard pricing in Taupo but worth what you pay for.

Thank Red2explorer
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I just wanted to say that my faith in indian food has been restored by indian affair. They have the best chilli chicken I've ever had. Order this if you like a dry curry. Great service, nice atmosphere, A+++++++++.

Thank EthanF999
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Questions & Answers
1 July 2017|
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Response from Kanwar S | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I believe they do include rice 🍚 with takeaway.cheers
15 October 2015|
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Response from Neil H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Richard they charge $6 best curry house in Taupo so would recommend it speak to Harry top guy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Cnr Ruapehu and Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 2295
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