Tandoori Palace in Christchurch Menu

Vegetable Samosa - Wholesome vegetables in a mild masala sauce, encased in a crisp tasty pastry (2 Samosa) served with chutney $6.50
Lamb Samosa - Tender lamb in a mild masala sauce, encased in a crispy tasty pastry (2 Samosa) served with chutney $7.50
Pakora Wedges - Crispy battered potato wedges served with tamarind chutney (6 pieces) $5.00
Onion Bhajees - Light crispy fritters served with tamarind chutney (6 bhajees) $6.50
Chicken Tikka - Lean chicken, marinated in spicy yoghurt, tender baked in the Tandoor (5 pieces) $12.50
Reshmi Kebab - Succulent chicken pieces – a milder version of chicken tikka (5 pieces) $12.50
Tandoori Chicken - Whole Chicken - Exotic chicken barbeque – Indian style $19.50
Tandoori Chicken - Half Chicken - Exotic chicken barbeque – Indian style $13.00
Palace Platter - A tempting selection of entrees – 2 Samosas, 2 Bhajees, 2 Pakora & 2 Chicken Tikka, 2 Reshmi Kebab served with chutney $15.00
Chicken & Lamb Curries
Butter Chicken - Tender tandoor baked chicken in a dreamy masala sauce - best this side of Bombay $15.50
Lamb or Chicken Korma - A delicate creamy curry with coconut, sultanas and cashews $15.50, Lamb: $16.50
Chicken Tikka Masala - Marinated pieces of chargrilled chicken breast with garlic, ginger and aromatic spices – ever popular $15.90
Lamb or Chicken Madras - Lamb or Chicken pieces in a spicy tomato masala sauce, garnished with coconut – renowned South Indian dish $15.90, Lamb $16.50
Rogan Josh - Spiced lamb curry simmered with tomato, and a dash of aniseed $16.50
Chicken or Lamb Vindaloo - A powerful curry with ground chilli, garam masala and fresh tomatoes $15.50, Lamb: $16.50
Mango Chicken - An exotic curry with tender chicken in a subtle creamy sauce $15.50
Chicken Afghani - Mildly marinated, tandoor roasted, and simmered in a delicate sauce with crushed cashews $15.50
Chicken Aloo - Lightly spiced chicken with crisp seasonal vegetables, and aromatic spices $15.50
Lamb or Chicken Vegetable Biryani - A wholesome blend of lamb or chicken, basmati rice, and seasonal vegetables – served with raita $14.90, Lamb: $16.50
Khadai Chicken - A rich flavorsome curry with crushed tomato, capsicum and green chillies in a thick masala sauce $15.50
Chicken Bhuna - Panfried chicken, onion and tomato, finished with a thick spicy sauce $15.90
Chicken or Lamb Palak - Creamy spinach cooked with tomato, whole and ground spices, and a hint of garlic $15.50
Chicken Jalfrezi - Sweet & Sour chicken curry with seasonal vegetables $15.50
Chicken Rassa - Boneless chicken pieces cooked with Chef’s secret spices with crushed tomato and onion in a homestyle sauce. $15.50
Ginger Chicken /Lamb - Onion and tomato based exotic curry simmered with fresh ginger $15.50, Lamb: $16.50
Lamb Dhansak - Popular delicious Parsi lamb dish with lentils, soaked overnight and slow cooked, with a selection of spices. $16.50
Vegetable Curries
Vegetable Jaypuri - Crisp seasonal vegetables with aromatic spices – garnished with cashews and poppadom pieces $14.50
Palak Paneer - Homemade cottage cheese tempered with cumin seed, then cooked with tomato and fresh creamy spinach $14.90
Malai Kofta - Delicious clusters of lightly fried homemade cottage cheese, potato and nuts, served with a delicate cashew sauce $14.50
Aloo Gobi - Wok steamed cauliflower and potato tempered with cumin seeds in a masala sauce $13.50
Dahl Maharani - Whole black lentils soaked overnight, cooked on a slow fire with fenugreek and mustard seeds $13.50
Vegetable Korma - A delicate creamy curry with coconut, sultanas and cashews $14.50
Chana Masala - Chickpeas cooked with tomatoes, ginger, garlic and green chilli, garnished with onion rings $14.50
Mushroom Sabji - Button mushrooms with crisp capsicum and diced onions in a tangy masala sauce $14.50
Paneer Jalfrezi - Sweet and sour cottage cheese curry with chunky pieces of vegetables $14.90
Seafood Curries
Kerala Fish - Tasty fillet pieces tempered with curry leaves & mustard seeds simmered in a light coconut cream sauce and homestyle spices $15.50
Fish Masala - Subtle seafood curry with a tangy masala sauce $15.50
Chili Shrimp - A feisty seafood curry with green chilies – garnished with fresh coriander $15.50
Prawn Saagwala - Prawns cooked with spinach, tomatoes, garlic and spices $19.90
Prawn or Shrimp Malabari - Sautéed with onions and capsicum. Cooked in a cashew and coconut sauce $19.50, Shrimp: $15.90
Indian Breads
Naan - Traditional Indian leavened bread $2.50
Garlic Naan - Leavened bread with a good sprinkling of crushed garlic $3.50
Kashmiri Naan - Stuffed sweet naan bread with coconut, almonds, cherries and raisins $6.00
Kheema Naan - Naan stuffed with mildly spiced minced lamb $6.00
Tandoori Roti - Unleavened wholemeal bread $2.50
Chicken Naan - Naan with a stuffing of medium spiced chicken, with onions, chilies and coriander $6.00
Cheese & Garlic Naan - Leavened bread with a generous sprinkling of crushed garlic & cottage cheese stuffing $6.00
On the Side
Seasonal Vegetables - Crispy fresh vegetables flash fried in the khadai $5.50
Basmati Rice - Premium Indian rice $2.50
Raita - Classic cooler with cucumber and organic yoghurt $2.50
Chutney and Pickles - Mango Chutney and Pickle (Price is per item) $2.50
Roasted Poppadoms - Wafer thin spiced crisp bread (5 poppadom) $2.00
Mango Lassi $3.50

We make every attempt to keep menus up to date, but prices and items are subject to change without notice. This menu is to be used as a guide only.

Nearby Asian restaurants

Name Cuisines
Super Wok Chinese Takeaway Asian, Chinese, Fast Food
Foo San Asian, Chinese
Sherpa Kai Nepalese, Tibetan, Asian
Foo San Restaurant Asian, Chinese
The Little Thai Kitchen Asian

Below you'll find samples from menus of places nearby.

Nearby sample menus

Little Sister Cafe (sample menu)
Famous Doorstep Toasties - choose 3 fillings
ham, cheese, bacon, egg, onion, pineapple, tomato, mushroom
Vege Breakfast
Poached eggs, grilled mushrooms, salt roasted tomato and avocado/spianch (seasonal), ciabatta toast
BLT, BLET, Salmon w cream cheese and capers, cream cheese and pesto
From $4.80
Caesar Salad $15.90
2 Eggs
any style with toast
Big Breakfast
Potato rosti, salt roasted tomato, 2 eggs, bacon sausages, mushrooms and ciabatta toast
Caesar Salad
w/ chicken
Potato Rosti Stack
w/ smoked salmon and salad of red onion, tomato, capers and a dill Aioli
Clean Here for the full menu for Little Sister Cafe
El Camino Grill (sample)
Seasoned wedges $9.00
Soft flour tortilla, filled and folded with cheese and your choice of: Chicken tinga/ Jalapeno and bean/ Pulled chipotle pork/ Carne asada (Marinated BBQ beef) Served with salad, salsa and sour cream
Flour tortilla filled with cheese, chili and your choice of pulled chicken or pulled pork, Smothered in Enchilada sauce and grilled cheese, Served with Mexi corn salad, corn chips and sour cream. (Single/ Double)
$14.50/ $19.50
Side salad $6.00
Add guacamole $3.00
House made corn chips topped with cheese sauce spicy ground beef , salsa roja and sour cream
6" soft flour tortilla served with fresh salad, cheese, sauces and your choice of : Crispy beer battered fish/ Garlic prawn/ Chicken tinga/ Pulled BBQ chipotle pork/ Carne Asada (marinated BBQ Beef)
Beef sliders 2
Mini cheese burgers with bite
Clean Here for the full menu for El Camino Grill
Dunsandel Tavern (sample)
crumbed chicken tenders served with a spicy apricot sauce and light side salad
fresh pan seared Akaroa salmon wit house made rosti and steamed greens
lamb shanks marinated in rosemary, red wine and garlic served with potato and parsnip mash and steamed vegetables
mud cake served with vanilla bean ice cream
oven baked loaf with garlic butter and pesto
beer battered fish and thick-cut fries see specials board
chicken nuggets, mini- hot dog and tempura fish bites served with thick cut fries
your choice of chocolate, caramel or strawberry toppings
Clean Here for the full menu for Dunsandel Tavern
Chateau On The Park - Garden Court Brasserie (sample)
Chefs roast special Market price
Freshly sliced seasonal fruit with sorbet $12.50
Butterscotch & Baileys cheesecake with Chantilly cream $12.50
Assorted NZ cheeses with fruit and nuts $20.50
Baked scallops
with saffron, orange & ginger crust set on sauteed chard
BBQ smoked salmon
roasted pear & fennel salad / honey, dill & m ustard vinaigrette
Grilled lamb cutlets
filled paratha / yellow lentil dahl / yoghurt dip
Beef fillet
in smoky bacon / seared scallops / sauteed kale / roesti potatoes
Clean Here for the full menu for Chateau On The Park - Garden Court Brasserie
Oak N Ferry (sample)
Beef & bean minced with sour cream and sweet chilli
$ 10.00
Farmhouse wedges
With cheese, bacon, sour cream and sweet chilli
$ 8.00
With either Homemade aioli, relish, garlic butter or gravy (Choose 2)
$ 5.00
Garlic bread
With either Homemade aioli, relish, garlic butter or gravy (Choose 2)
$ 8.00
Toasted Sandwiches
Bacon & Egg
$ 5.00
Oak bread
With either Homemade aioli, relish, garlic butter or gravy (Choose 2)
$ 9.00
Toasted Sandwiches
2 fillings (Cheese, Ham, Onion, Tomato, Pineapple)
$ 4.00
Toasted Sandwiches
3 fillings (Cheese, Ham, Onion, Tomato, Pineapple)
$ 5.00
Clean Here for the full menu for Oak N Ferry

Nearby restaurants

Name Cuisines
Little Sister Cafe Kiwi, Cafe Food
El Camino Grill Tex-Mex, Vegetarian, Seafood, Mexican, Latin American
Dunsandel Tavern Bar, Cafe Food, Bar Food
Chateau On The Park - Garden Court Brasserie Gluten Free, New Zealand, Kiwi, Vegetarian, European, French
Oak N Ferry Finger Food
Kadett Cafe Food
Ilex Cafe New Zealand, Breakfast
Aorangi Bakery Bakery

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Restaurant Details

Table Service
+64 3-343 4405
71 Ilam Road, Ilam, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8041, New Zealand
Dine in, EFTPOS, Mastercard, Takeaway, Visa, Wheelchair accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Cash, Bankcard, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Child-friendly
North Indian, Vegetarian, Asian, Indian
Tandoori Palace Christchurch Menu

Opening Hours

Monday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 4:30 – 9:30 PM, Tuesday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 4:30 – 9:30 PM, Wednesday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 4:30 – 9:30 PM, Thursday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 4:30 – 9:30 PM, Friday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 4:30 – 9:30 PM, Saturday: 4:30 – 9:30 PM, Sunday: 4:30 – 9:30 PM