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Shamiana Indian Restaurant

1459 Pittwater Rd North Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9970 8720
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1459 Pittwater Rd North Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A visit to the Shamiana Indian Restaurant is part of my near-weekly pilgrimage for Indian food with my son. Warm friendly atmosphere with good personal service and wonderful, freshly cooked food. Very good value and consistently good. My regular!

1  Thank ClivemSydney
Reviewed 13 July 2017

What a delight this restaurant is. It should be booked out every night but glad it wasn't when we visited. My Daughter and Son in Law go regularly and when we were on a visit to Sydney we all dined there. I cannot eat Indian...More

2  Thank Cruisaholic90
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Well worth the visit, staff are charming and the food is absolutely delicious. We have tried most of the menu options and have not been let down wash it all down with a glass of Kingfisher Ale

2  Thank Denice S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

What a delightful meal ! Booked in the morning, although it was quiet for some reason (suspect Sydney Winter was to blame). The lovely man looking after us was very quietly spoken but hugely polite and genuine. We ordered the lamp chops and mashed potato...More

3  Thank Sinbaddylad
Reviewed 25 April 2017

So happy we chose to eat here last night. The food was absolutely delicious. The mixed entree, the beef madras and the baingan patiala (eggplant/potato) ...yum!!! So glad we ordered too much...we get to enjoy it again tonight! Such lovely owners, too, and wonderful service....More

2  Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Wow. So impressed that we found this place. best mango chicken i have tasted. period. The meal started with some lovely poppadoms and only got better. We had the mango chicken which was perfect. Also the goan fish which was great too. Service was friendly...More

2  Thank fatdouglas
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Don't blink or you may miss this humble little restaurant just over Narrabeen bridge heading north and their wonderful hospitality with a capital H. The Shamiana Indian restaurant make no pretences about being flash, even the menus are simple b&w. However one visit will be...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Great little place, food was fantastic and amazing service. Went there with family, everyone loved it.

2  Thank onegd
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Shamiana is a little gem in Narrabeen! It recently changed management and is now run by a young Indian couple (with an adorable daughter!) Most Indian restaurants generally taste the same, but this one blew us away! Everything we ordered was great- fresh and bursting...More

3  Thank Dumela2015
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We love eating at this restaurant. Service is great & food is delicious. The restaurant has had a face lift after the floods in 2016 so atmosphere is nice. It is the restaurant of choice for our family birthday celebrations as everybody enjoys their meals...More

2  Thank Julie F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1459 Pittwater Rd North Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9970 8720
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