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Bolliwood Restaurant

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110 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-376 6477
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought a Chicken Bhuna Hot tonight from Bolliwood Greenhithe. It had an extremely weird sweet taste and though I aways order Hot, this was so hot it burnt everything, lips, tongue, mouth. Almost tasted like Hot butter chicken or Mango chicken with so much chilli to disguise taste. No taste of spices supposed to be in there, garam masala, ginger,... More 

Thank Gaye M
Helsinki, Finland
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611 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ponsonby is a nice area to spend Friday night. Atmosphere in Bollywood was no exception; relaxed crowd and people in good mood. Our fish and vegetarian choices were alright, nothing to tell to the neighbors though. Friendly service, a bit sluggish.

Thank beachstone2c
Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ordered the Maharajah Banquet. It was one of the best Indian meals I have ever had. The atmosphere was excellent and service very good. Will be back the next time I am in Auckland!

Thank luke_keedwell
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

One of the better places to get a curry in Auckland. We had the poppadoms for starters and a Chicken tikka for mains. Both were good, the curry had the right amount of heat. A good night, service fine also.

Thank Pete Y
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Some of the dishes were alright, one was not so great. It's not that bad, it's just not that great either.

Thank contactmagic
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Friday night. 7pm. Online order. Estimated time of delivery 7.45pm. Ok. (Fyi restaurant is 10 minite walk). Called at 8pm. Driver left 10 minutes ago. Called at 8.25pm. Driver on the way. 8.35pm. Curry arrived. Cold.

1 Thank Daren G
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Generally, restaurants in Ponsonby don't go wrong, and this one is no exception. Welcoming service, good flavour, reasonable prices (special available sometimes). Only problem would be the parking (and this applies to all other restaurants in the same area). Ponsonby is always busy in the evening so if you want street parking, it may take awhile to get one. Portion... More 

Thank HangMy N
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Offer good value lunch and very tasty, fast and friendly service good place to visit if your on a budget or a large group.

Thank Corey D
Surat, India
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

If you want the best and the most authentic indian food, you have to eat here. Food is awesome and services are even better. We had gone as group of 12 people and all of us enjoyed till the last morsel. Iam an Indian and I was amazed at the quality and taste of the food.

1 Thank bms44
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Came here first for a business meeting... would not have visited myself as have been extremely disappointed by Indian restaurants in Auckland. However, we pleasantly surprised at the quality and flavour of food for the lunch special. Well priced, and we ordered beer and wine with it, all at good prices and making the business lunch a pleasure... quick, good... More 

Thank thesahib

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-376 6477

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?