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Top 5 Indian Restaurants in Melbourne to Dine Out


Melbourne is known for having one of the most ethnically varied culinary scenes in the world, but you already know that and so do we. What you might not know though, is where to find the best of the crop when it comes to Indian food. There are takeaways and dine in restaurants strewn all over Melbourne, and we know you’ll say that your local is the best. Here, we’ve come up with the list of the best Indian restaurants in Melbourne.

With such variety on offer from the subcontinent, Melbourne locals are spoiled by a rich tapestry of only the greatest Indian on offer, from the hellfire curries and, naan breads, to all the dosas and vegetable-focused serving dishes the Southern part of India has to offer. 

These are the city’s top 5 Indian restaurants in Melbourne for a good food adventure across what is really some of the most varied cuisines in the world.

Spicy Affair Restaurant & Bar

Spicy Affair Restaurant is that classic suburban Melbourne Indian restaurant that doesn’t nearly get sufficient praise as it should. The menu is focused on excellence deliver, and it makes a variation, and even if the menu itself is fairly standard. All is done very well, from the chicken curry to main dishes like prawn chicken biryani and rogan josh – this is Indian at its most traditional and authentic and will always find you coming back for more.

For those looking for a diverse compelling lunch, Veg & Non-Veg Thali gives you a selection of Indian dish highlights in one meal. Book your table : https://www.spicyaffairrestaurant.com.au/book-online/


Ghazal Indian Buffet & Bar

Looking for a compliment worthy, yet easy Indian Food in Melbourne? Ghazal Indian Buffet & Bar, Family restaurant serve best authentic Indian dishes with gesture. Each dish is flavored to enhance its specific aroma and flavor. The spices do not get the dishes hot.

Regulars are quick to recommend the Chicken Madras, Butter Chicken , Chicken Vindaloo and palak paneer – all menu favorites. The kitchen is so proficient at balance that anything you order from the menu will be perfectly textured, slyly balanced, and be packed full of the flavours and aromas that distinguish Indian in this intensely diverse hub.

Ghazal’s Venue proudly caters all types of Functions & corporate events. From Birthday party, wedding reception to company get together parties. We also  provide offsite catering services that will help you to impress guests with an occasion that is sure to be memorable!

Located in Werribee, Open for dinner on weekdays and Lunch and Dinner Buffet on Weekend. Party Bookings open. Book now https://ghazal.net.au/ 


Aangan Indian Restaurant 

Aangan is a family friendly Indian restaurant priding themselves on delivering an original taste of India. Simply adhere to the attractive aromas of Indian spices and herbs to experience the mouth-watering flavours for yourself. The full menu is offered for dinner on weekdays as well as for both lunch and dinner on the weekend. Delight in a flavour-packed assortment of crispy starters, signature chicken curries, tandoor, vegetarian Mian courses, South Indian dosas and even Indo Chinese serving dishes.


Khazana – Knox

Khazana is an Indian Restaurant in Wantirna South Suburb in City of Knox in Eastern Melbourne Specializing in delicious Indian Food.  Khazana is an ideal choice if you are in the mood for the Indian cuisine. Signature dishes may include for main entrees, like chicken tikka, chicken pakora, Kabab for mains Butter Chicken, Rogan Josh with Lamb, Kadhai paneer, Chicken Curry, Goan fish curry, Fish Vindaloo.

Dine-in and takeaway available.

Make reservation: https://www.khazana.com.au/


Haweli Indian Restaurant – Thomastown 

Staple menu items from a traditional and authentic Indian restaurant? Nothing new. But it’d be unwise to skip over The Haweli Indian Restaurant, which has a great location in Thomastown and a generous menu.  This restaurant attracts with an inviting setting of cozy welcome, and friendly responsive service, offering an perfect spot to relax and dine. 

And Haweli is consistent with their food, and always winning fans with various Indian-dishes, more than just a South India’s love affair with Indo-Chinese food, and more. it’s one of the only Indian restaurants in Melbourne where you can find a nod to North India’s insatiable street food dish, fish pakoras, Tandoori, chicken curry, which has customers always coming back for their delicious food and diverse menu.


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