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Nirankar Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Top Indian & Nepali Restaurant in Melbourne CBD Nirankar, being a leading Restaurant in local community for 22 years and offers a wide range of traditional and authentic Indian and Nepalese food in a warm & homely environment. Nirankar Restaurant recently bought by Neupane Hospitality Group and made a massive renovations so now restaurant has new management, new looks and new menu. The new team behind the scenes has 22 year's experience in culinary fields, managing restaurants and cooking foods. The chefs are already worked in very successful restaurants and cafes around Melbourne in Nepalese and Indian Cuisine. Nirankar is an authentic and modern Indian and Nepalese Bar, Function and fine dining
US$6 - US$18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Asian, Nepalese
Delivery, Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I often come here for dinner because it never disappoints! The staff are always attentive and friendly. We generally go for early dinner as it is quieter and the food comes out super quick and fresh. They are very helpful with any...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jay9690
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch here with a work colleague who required a vegetarian meal. Ordered off the lunch specials menu. Service quick, food enjoyable and reasonable value.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank michaelcV7805BD
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Very nice cozy place to eat Indian food.Staff is pleasant and service is fast.Wifi is available.Prices are little on the higher side but taste of food is good.Recommended for a try

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vivek S
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This is tipical restaurant, but nothing special inside, staff bored, food normal, high price, you have lot of better restaurant in Melbourne that this, walk away ...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alicef0ster
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Perhaps this was due to me ordering takeaway on a Wednesday night rather thab dining in. Either way, this was the worst meal of my week in Melbourne. Unfortunately as you can see in the photo the kitchen staff have left part of an alfoil...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi dear customer (NQPsych2U), We are extremely sorry that you found a alfoil label in the food, our food handling staff are trained and qualified but this is an accident and we do apologise. With regards to the goat curry, this dish is tender goat...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We were all visiting from Hobart and SA, we found this place not for where we were staying. Was greeted by a pleasant girl, and was seated. Our waitress Suraksha greeted us with a lovely smile and was very friendly. A credit to her. She...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I were hanging out for a great curry meal. Both the meal and service were very memorable. Great food and value. Thanks

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank CarlEgan
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The service was really great and quite fast. The food was very good. and the venue was good too. Staff were friendly. The only negative from our meal at this restaurant was that the people at the table next to ours were really noisy. But...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 12 July 2018

I had a delightful vegetable curry with the perfect amount of heat, some rice and (drum roll) gluten-free naan made from rice and corn. Simply fabulous. I really enjoyed my meal and will absolutely eat here again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ellyn M
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi Ellyn, Thank you so much for visiting us. We are so glad to hear you had a great experience with our vegetarian food. Look forward to see you again. Regards #nirankarrestaurant

Reviewed 11 June 2018

I am writing this review on behalf of my parents who are just back from their trip to Australia. They visited this place thrice for dinner when in Melbourne. This place was exceptionally good with amazing ambience and tasty Jain food. They excelled at their...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank PriyaP975
Bhim N, Owner at Nirankar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi Priya, We are extremely delighted to read that your parents enjoyed their visit to #nirankarrestaurant when they were here in Australia. Thank you for taking time and writing us this 5 star review. Regards Team #nirankarrestaurant

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