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Dhakshin South Indian Restaurant

320 Pacific Hwy | Crows Nest, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
+61 2 8068 5882
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish curry” (14 reviews)
“butter chicken” (16 reviews)
“appam” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
320 Pacific Hwy | Crows Nest, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had almost lost hope there were any good indian restaurants on the lower Northshore. The food had distinctive flavours. The staff were attentive and welcoming. Thanks for a great meal and atmosphere. I love the flavours

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We dropped in after walking by and because the place was full of people of Indian decent we went in.Must be good and it was. I love different cultures and I had never eaten southern indian food before. The waiters were attentive but missed the...More

Thank Forbesy66
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Reminiscent of the food I had in southern India a few years ago. Particularly liked their selection of entrees/ starters. Will go back!!!

Thank DrkenSydney
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Loved the food and the service in this place. First good sign was that there were a good number of Indians in the restaurant. The food itself was full of flavour and there was plenty of it. The service was good and the price was...More

Thank theweeflea
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times now. Smallish restaurant but consistent in serving pretty decent indian food. Buttered chicken is very good as is the naan bread. We also like the entree king prawns. Is BYO but also has an ok wine list.

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

I continue to find the food fabulous here. The genuine South Indian flavors really stand out as they are strong and genuine. Consistency is great as it's been like that for a few years now. Great dosa and the Kerala lamb curry 🥘 are favorites.

Thank NalinW_12
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Don’t judge this place from its exterior, with an unassuming sign on a loud street. Judge it by the food and warm service. The menu here is large. The staff are so friendly and make great recommendations. We started with the lamb meatballs and cheese...More

Thank HollisBrooke
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Impressive restaurant with fresh and delicious flavours... much better than those restaurants where multiple dishes are ordered but somehow they all test the same, drowned in a brown gravy... Well, that's not the story here. Each dish was deliciously distinct and easy to share. Excellent...More

Thank AntSydney
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

I don’t often frequent the Pacific Hwy side of the Crows Nest chain of restaurants. Feeling uninspired by the Willoughby Rd offerings, I ventured there to find 4 Indian restaurants close to each other. Dhakshin was the busiest and most inviting, and the prospect of...More

Thank D R
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Dinner midweek in comfortable quiet restaurant. varied menu, food well cooked and well presented. Staff friendly and efficient.

Thank Bob A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Pacific Hwy | Crows Nest, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Crows Nest
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8068 5882
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