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India House

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459 High St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
+61 3 9510 3688
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17:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited India House last night for a nice meal. First time visiting, second time visiting for my partner. Absolutely delicious butter chicken, not too spicy, creamy, soft chicken with no bones. Just perfect! The lamb rogan josh was also devine. Soft lamb, yummy sauce. I loved their basmati rice and garlic naans. Friendly service. I couldnt fault anything of... More 

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Thank Tania W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a wonderful family run Indian Restaurant. They really care about your dining experience and nothing is too much trouble. Each meal is made with love and so much taste and beautiful fresh ingredients. If you are lucky enough to get Mum or Auntie as we call her to serve and cook for you, it really is an experience.... More 

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Thank rayzelsax
Prahran, Australia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place is awesome! The food is lovely, and the family that runs it is lovely. We eat here fairly regularly. Be sure to try the aloo tiki chat for entree, definitely my favourite entree! Food prices are good to.

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Thank AllabroadAU
Melbourne, Australia
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187 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

This long standing family run restaurant is a gem. The chicken tikka was moist and full of mild spiciness. The madras was rich and flavoursome and the dahl (we open for extra spice) was great. Love this place.

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Thank Chickerdees
Hyderabad
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77 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

It was like in India. The food is good and served well. We had great time with yummy food. Must try. It has take away facility as well.

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Thank LovelyIndiaHyd
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

We first met Jasbir & Bedi ( & Bimal) in 1984. Great food then and the chicken makhani tastes as flavoursome as it back then. And the tandoori platter for entree was, as always, a great start. It won't be so long next time, before we're back. Also noticed the great accessibility for disabled patrons. Cheers!!

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Thank Brett R
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

HAd the main, delivery was quite fast food was average nothing to write home about but then again nothing to complain about either

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Thank Garthy C
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

I always find the atmosphere here very welcoming. The tubanned and imposing figure of the owner sets the real Indian flavour. There is a long menu offering food for all preferences. Very spicy is available, but they will warn you that it is VERY hot. The dishes will not appeal to those who are not fond of Indian spices. For... More 

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Thank 426philliph
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

Great food and not too oily. The rice is always done perfectly. Owners really care about the food and making sure it is right. Spice level can be adjusted and it true to request.

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Thank Tim T
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

Lovely ambience! Really family friendly! Great staff especially Sammy! Homely feel amazing authentic Indian cuisine! 5 stars must see if in Melbourne!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 459 High St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9510 3688

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