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663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-863 3232
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (140 reviews)
“curry” (42 reviews)
“samosas” (8 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this little gem and loved in. Our waitress and the chef were very friendly and the food was delicious. Butter chicken was 👍

Thank Itsme1515
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came today at lunch had lamb seg recommend it to all my friends the place was clean and net I recommend this place to everyone

Thank Wander816622
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came fisrt time for dining ,lunch with my friend it is relaxed and cool atmosphere I recommend to everyone

Thank Tour816658
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ordered the “banquet” options with a vast selection of classic dishes. All were excellent. Good vegetarian choice. Could do with some additional music as the few songs came around often. The decor is basic but adequate. We had a misunderstanding with the bill (totally...More

Thank Alistair S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and delicious food. The deals are good and waiting for your food doesn't take long. Good entertainment when waiting. Overall good restaurant.

Thank breee15081
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and preparation, great proportion size. Highly recommended to anyone who enjoys the cuisine 😊

Thank TimaraJ2
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Would totally recommend Lamb tikka masala and mango chicken. Full of flavours. Good portion size, nice lot of rice and the peshwari Nan was scrumptious. The staff were friendly and the place was buzzing, even on a Monday night. Good choice of dishes on the...More

Thank J059
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We purchased from the takeaway menu 2 vegetarian dishes and a entree the meal was BRILLIANT!!! They do tell you it takes a while as the cook all the dishes fresh ... but sooo well worth it!! Very pleasant staff and a nice area to...More

Thank ptcbrizzle
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We visit tamrind for my friend’s marriage anniversary party. All the staff is very friendly and cooperative. A great spacious place to enjoy for kids. I loved the food. There was 4 different types of curries as well as other food stuff and drinks. Everything...More

Thank JasmeenD4
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Tamarind is the best place in gisborne for Indian cuisine as the restaurant has a nice welcoming environment. The food is outstanding here and I recommend the butter chicken because the flavours are evenly distributed. All round best Indian cuisine in town.

Thank JackF2270
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-863 3232
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Tamarind of Gisborne has become a Good name for Indian Food in small town at very reasonable price and good atmosphere .we are unique in providing family style service with smile . This restaurant has big space inside and outside for family and children .This restaurant can organise big parties for birthdays and marriages inside and outside . Tamarind is become a good and respected brand in small town of Gisborne . Tamarind food is well recognised by Thier taste and presentation . We at tamarind welcome you all our Guests for dining .
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