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Punjab Indian Tandoori Restaurant

44 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
+64 3-684 8434
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (4 reviews)
“pakora” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
44 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I am always pleased with my meal at Punjab. I could happily eat here three times a week. They have a vast menu and provide excellent service. The food is always amazing. Thanks Punjab keep up the great work.

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

we had lunch there, meal was good. staff was friendly .good atmosphere , value for money. we recommended malai lamb something

Thank sam p
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Visited the Punjab as part of a large group, restaurant was quiet apart from my company and three others. Only one waiter who worked his socks off to serve us, menu is probably too big with far too much choice. When the food comes there...More

Thank RacJac
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is our regular. Timaru is a small town but I haven't found better Indian food anywhere. Great value and staff are always amazing too.

Thank ZaraGwen
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Timaru is quiet on a Sunday night and the Chinese buffets were unappealing, so we stumbled on the Punjab Tandoor. The waiter provided excellent service, the food was top class (we've been to a few Indian restaurants in our time), and the price was very...More

Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Two visits in one week, just because we liked the food. More than 200 selections of dishes, organized by Indian regions & styles, another 50+ starters & side dishes, completed by nice selection of beer and wine, cocktails and finished by 3 desserts that are...More

Thank ArNa U
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The Indian Punjab restaurant is a great place to go if you are on a budget. I've not had a bad meal there at all. Their only downfall is that if busy they can be a bit slow. It's a BYO as well.

1  Thank Kartonfamily
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Takeway Korma chicken=mostly liquid. I had to look hard to find any chicken. The liquid which was meant to be korma was tasteless...I've never had korma that tasted like this before-gross! I rang asking where the chicken was? X1 Garlic nan bread...wheres the garlic? $21...More

Thank warriorwolfess
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Arriving late in Timaru meant little in the way of choice. So Punjab was chosen because it was open. The entree we had was the platter, it was great. The onion relish was especially good. The mains were less impressive. The butter chicken was decidedly...More

Thank NZMidds
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Brought takeaways here for the family. Cannot say anything bad about the selection of curries we got. One was super hot burn your bum off but overnight no problems. Even as I write this things are still good. I'd come back for more.

Thank Mike D
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-684 8434
Description
Authentic Indian Food. There is another branch at 159 Victoria Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
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