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Indian Affair Restaurant

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64 Colbee Court, Canberra, Australia
+61 2 6282 1483
17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
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Castlemaine, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Fabulous dinner out. great vegetarian options, lots of GF options, friendly & fast service. Def go again.

Thank cjmts
Canberra, Australia
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166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

My husband and I generally enjoy the food and service at this nearby restaurant a couple of times each year. We dined there last night and were reminded how fortunate we are to have so many excellent Indian and other restaurants within 15 minutes drive of our home. The service is always attentive and the food very good. The staff... More 

Thank Chris M
Canberra, Australia
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413 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We went to dinner on a Wednesday night after friends recommended the restuarant. Being mid-week it was quiet. The food is really delicious. We had vegetable pakoras, Goan fish curry, one of the paneer dishes and an eggplant based vegetarian dish. Lots of flavour and the right amount of spice. Service was good up until we finished our main course.... More 

Thank Jocelyn C
Taber, Canada
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Went here last night. Been on the road now for weeks and we were looking for some traditional comfort food. The Indian Affair really delivered. Perfect nan, a great rice dish that we were not expecting and a vindaloo that was right at the edge spicy. The owner came to our table for a visit and was very gracious. Very... More 

1 Thank dieselcam
Darwin, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Took my daughter here for her 16th birthday dinner. The food was fantastic, particularly the lamb korma. The service is as good as everyone says. The decor is great too.

1 Thank MissMolly1979
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My wife and son went to Canberra overnight and had wanted to find a decent Indian restaurant. We live in Sydney and have had some terrible experiences. We generally stick to one restaurant that we know. So it was with a bit of trepidation that we entered Indian Affair Restaurant. Well we are put at ease instantly by the lovely... More 

2 Thank Andrew A
Canberra, Australia
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111 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

The service started with the polite phone response to our booking request..." we look forward to serving you tonight..." How lovely! We were greeted enthusiastically by Natasha on our arrival and shown to our window table. Our BYO bottle was handled expertly and poured while we looked through he menu and chomped on papadams. Suggestions were made to help with... More 

1 Thank Loi J
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87 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Great service on the phone and in person at the restaurant. Delicious curries and naan. We had a mix of spicy and medium. Even the spicy isn't super hot for someone with a (very) high tolerance so it might be worth asking for extra spice if you like your curries super hot. Easy street parking right outside is an added... More 

2 Thank Boris7111334
Canberra, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Best indian in Canberra. The butter chicken is spectacular and the staff are both efficient and friendly. A must go if you like good setvice and great food. Macca

2 Thank D M
Canberra, Australia
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Midweek visit with the family. Ordered a mixed plate of naan, peshwari naan and three main. Butter chicken was very good, as was the tandoori lamb. Dishes were small and a bit pricey, but nobody walked away hungry.

1 Thank Russell S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Colbee Court, Canberra, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6282 1483

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