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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%
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“butter chicken” (148 reviews)
“curry” (46 reviews)
“samosas” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
663 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I appreciate Tamarind being open at 4.30pm for seating or takeways in the evening, especially when winter arrives! My butter chicken meal has been a treat, following a tough day and nothing since breakfast. You can actually taste the cardamom in the dish and rice...More

1  Thank pascale_delos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They were very kind and provide delicious meals! They have lots of flavour and come at affordable prices!

1  Thank Georgia A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last meal was so awesome and I plan to go again. Awesome meal a+ highly reccomend I look forward to dining in with my family

1  Thank shauncI7052RK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Welcoming customer service, tidy settings and very delicious butter chicken, quick and easy. Restaurant yard is very good also

Thank teiratohu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time trying looking forward to it i have had a lot of different utter chickens but look forward to trying it

Thank teina k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommend palm court motel where I was staying . Lady who attended me was very polite . I recommend this best Indian food to every travellers in Gisbourne

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best food I ever had in newzealand.excellent presentation, lovely staff and homely feeling environment😊

Thank pardeeplail87
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Visiting from Wellington - best curry ever - was recommended Chicken Manaaki - best ever👍 recommend to any visitor to Gisborne please make sure their food!

Thank Peneir
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Nice little restaurant outside of the main city centre, but worth it (and easier parking). I got take-aways for the evening, but very nice. Fresh and large naan with a huge range of types. A real Indian twist on the European Butter Chicken which was...More

Thank Corey R
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Very busy (because it is yummy) Indian restaurant with wide range of dishes. Plenty of food for dinner and then take away for breakfast. The woman who ran restaurant was friendly and made every attempt to make your dining experience enjoyable. Really liked the lamb...More

2  Thank Vicki K
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Average prices
US$10 - US$21
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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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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