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Spice Guru

23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“indian food” (8 reviews)
“best indian” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Once again no disappointment. Great food well described in menu. Hot is kiwi hot so ask for higher if you're used to Indian burns! I think 'hot' gives enough impact while keeping the flavour balance. Good selection of appropriate wines at very reasonable prices. Try...More

Thank dalfamnest
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Always exceptional. Six entrees and mains, all perfect, all tasty. Service very good and very reasonable prices

Thank Geridog1
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We saw the reviews so thought we would try this restaurant as thete was a lot of choices in main street. The meal.was great. Lots of meat in the dishes. Good flavours and very reasonable prices for food and wine. Staff also very good

Thank kathymb
Reviewed 15 December 2016

As a regular I am very happy with this restaurants consistent quality. Spice Guru and their Springvale takeaway are the best Indian restaurant's in Wanganui.

Thank fi492016
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Over 10 of us and we were disappointed by the service. The curries were all tasty but the rice is not given to you individually so it was a first in, first served which is not good enough. If u order a curry, you should...More

Thank 255370Lily
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Not many places open in Wanganui on a Sunday night,luckily Spice Guru was. We had generous portions, good service at a good price. Only negative comment is the rice and 2 hot plates arrived first then 4/5 mins later the main course and nann ....More

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Consistently the best food delivered to your table. Generous portions, and very good service. Clean and well presented.

Thank Geridog1
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A good selection of Indian food and a staff that cares about their customers. Great for a casual dinner.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We go there quite often. Parking is good. Nicely set out restaurant. There is plenty on the menu to choose from. The food, service and value are unmatched. 100% recommend.

Thank toskaryan
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is probably the best Indian restaurant in Wanganui. The interior walls burst with colour and give a sumptuous feel. The tablecloths, napkins and cutlery are well-maintained while the curries offer plenty of food and are packed to the brim with alluring flavours. One can...More

Thank Perry B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: 06-348-4851
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