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Master of India

€€ - €€€, , Indian
47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0041
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Balti, Nepalese, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great food, friendly staff
"Very good authentic North Indian food"
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2. Vegan curry heaven
"the vegan 'chefs special' Eggplant curry which was a stand out"
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3. Traditional Decoration
"The interior is absolutely authentic!!! The staff is attentive"
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1 - 10 of 934 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very genuine and delicious. Revisiting here 2 times already as tourists at Taupo. Great list of menu to choose and madras curry is my favorite, I highly recommend for this. Staff members are very gentle and sweet, if it’s your first time to eat Indian...More

Thank jacinto o
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Ate a delicious lunch here by myself a few days ago. While most spots were closed at the time I arrived (early afternoon), they were open and welcomed me in warmly. When I first walked in I noticed the decor. It was authentic without being...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for dinner when on holiday in Taupo. I had vegetarian curry and rice, my partner had beef curry, both were delicious and the portion sizes were great. They have a good range of drinks too. The staff were friendly and service was prompt.

Thank jmcdonnell2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered the Chicken Makhani , Tandoori Chicken, and Samosas. The delivery person was very friendly and prompt. Our food arrived hot. The Tandoori chicken was a little dry but the Chicken Makhani was amazing! there was enough for leftovers and it was great the...More

Thank Melissa E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is delicious. Customer service is excellent very friendly staff. Highly recommended this place.

Thank Jenny V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With trepidation I took my boyfriend out to dinner hoping beyond hope that the review and I had read would stir me right. The reason? He is an Englishman who complains all the time about the fact there are no decent curries to be found...More

Thank holiday_traveller904
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food at the restaurant in Taupo and for a very reasonable price. The restaurant is decorated in a wonderful way and looks great.

Thank EddieAlexCook
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant takes you to India, its very colourful & vibrant. The food was great, Chicken Biryani was delicious. The staffs were very friendly & approachable. Overall a great hospitality & food.

Thank Guide819447
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome indian food, friendly staff and lovely decoration. We came to have lunch as we tried some curry in a friend’s house before and we loved it. Nice vegetarian options. Totally recommended. We’ll be back for sure.

Thank María Luján A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We are on holiday in NZ and fancied a change from pub food, so came to Master of India for some curry. After seeing all the 5 star review here on Trip Advisor we had high expectations, and it did not disappoint! The front of...More

Thank christrox
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Questions & Answers
Hardik S
12 February 2018|
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Response from Om P | Property representative |
thank you very much for your question. We are more then happy to book your table at noon. i can't suggestion to drive a way from Taupo in same day. Better to stop over night and go to Hahei next day.
Dean W
30 January 2018|
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Response from Om P | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your quarry. Yes we do have OUTDOOR sitting.Thank you.
7 July 2017|
Response from Om P | Property representative |
Yes we do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 0041
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