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255 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 6940
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2013

It was quiet when we got there (around 6pm on a Saturday) but it didn't stay quiet for long. The choice of curries was excellent, including plenty to keep my vegetarian partner happy. We both enjoyed our meals, they were very tasty. The restaurant was temporarily unable to serve alcohol when we were there, but the lassi was excellent, and... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2013

Great service, great menu and the food was just delicious....nice spot and value for money. Staff and service very pleasant and helpful

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Thank Shelley R
Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2012

My friend and I went there last Sunday. I had a coupon to use so I called them in advance but arrived 20mins late. The manager/staff refused to seat us because we arrived late even though all the tables were empty except for one. He didn’t give us a valid reason why we couldn’t be accommodated. To top this he... More 

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3 Thank NomadSri
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2012

My husband and I recently visited this restaurant and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The service too was excellent. We will eat at Aaina again when next we visit Wellington.

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Thank MargaretJP
Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2012

A disappointing evening. Food was was bland and lacked authenticity. I had a beef biryani which was not a biryani as I understand it, but merely a rather ordinary beef stir-fry. My wife's muttar paneer was equally ho-hum. My feeling was that the menu was probably too extensive, and beyond the cook's ability to handle it.

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Thank malc0lm64
Wellington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012

Please ignore any previous reviews. I had the pleasure of dining at this restaurant on Anzac Day for a friends birthday. The service was amazing, what shocked me was that the currys were bottomless so you could get a refill on everything including Naan and Rice. I was blown away by everything, its a shame I had to leave early!... More 

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Wellington
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012

This was our second trip to Aaina in a week. They are under new management and are impressing impressing us big time with their food and service. Our first visit was a random visit because they dropped a flyer in our letterbox. We loved it and so decided to book a birthday dinner for our friends there the following week.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 6940

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?