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Indian Sumner

11a Wakefield ave, New Zealand
+64 3-326 4777
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“curries” (10 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
“mixed platter” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
11a Wakefield ave, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

First curry out in New Zealand and well worth the visit. Very tasty meat and veggie main courses, all prepared fresh and to our tastes. Reasonably priced and decent portions too. Couldn't believe they also made the gulab jamuns themselves - very light and a...More

Thank 721ejk57
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We always appreciate customers like yourself. We opt for fresh ingredients cooked only when the order comes through to the kitchen. Each chef are skilled in their cooking skills and their ability to make delicious food in...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had a nice dinner with 3 curries which were really good. Really glad we came and my family and I are overall really satisfied with the experience!

Thank angela_yw27
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hi Angela, Thank you and glad you enjoyed the 3 curries. Do come back again and try some of our appetisers. Happy New Year. VANTA

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Upon requesting the house signature dish, I was advised to order the richly spiced lamb, a dish which proved to be extraordinarily saving and flavourful. The hosts were outgoing and warm, and even offered to show me around their kitchen after I expressed interest! Who...More

1  Thank Brendan E
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you Brendan. I Always feel grateful when we get such great comments and that my staff were helpful. Please come back and try our other curries on the menus. Merry Christmas 🎄 VANTA

Reviewed 20 December 2017

As long term Sumner locals we’ve eaten at Indian Sumner many times over the years. We have never been disappointed but only tried the Lamb Bhuna for the first time last week and enjoyed it so much I wanted to post this review. The service...More

1  Thank ElizabethWellington
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I will tell my chefs and they will be happy you enjoyed the lamb bhuna and naan bread. We have excellent experienced chefs and we are grateful to them and our front house staff and manager. VANTA

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Enjoyed very good value lunch time meal which included a choice of nan breads and a main course curry chosen from a large selection of curries on the menu. Very friendly service and excellent value at $15 per person

1  Thank Anonymous1and2
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you so much. It's always a pleasure to hear good comments.

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We were there twice and food was delicious. Staff was very friendly specially manager Gurnam Singh. He helps us with choices.Thanks to him.

Thank Tomas D
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much. Gurnam is very efficient and a positive man. We are so happy to have him as our manager.

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Eat here most weeks We enjoy the high level of service from all the staff The food is tasty and generous and if you like it hot ask them to prepare it that way for you Reasonable prices for a good Indian

Thank fabtobe50
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comment. We are always there to make it simple and tasty with fresh ingredients. Namaste.

Reviewed 23 November 2017

We have been going here for many years now, either to dine there or to take out and not once have we been disappointed. We went last week with guests from the Netherlands and they were thrilled with the choice of food, the taste as...More

Thank Gerda P
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Namaste 🙏🏾 Thank you so much for your comment .. "one of the best Indian restaurant in town". Am so happy and will let my staff and chefs know this as they work hard. I'm glad you brought your friends from the Netherlands. God bless.

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Just had the chicken Tiķka and cheese nana. Beautiful onion khakis to start. This really is good Indian Tucker! Service was friendly and timely. Nothing at all to complain about.

Thank I8538JHianw
Vanta P, Owner at Indian Sumner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Thank You so much. Your comments mean a lot. Happy days. Vanta

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Met up with some friends and had a great night out after many years away from Sumner. Great service, excellent food with not much of a wait (even though restaurant was 3/4 full), and nice atmosphere. Very reasonable prices too. All in all thoroughly recommended...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11a Wakefield ave, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region
  • Phone Number: +64 3-326 4777
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