Tamarind in Gisborne Menu

ENTREES
Samosa (2 Pcs)
Cumin Seed flavoured home made pastry, stuffed with a mixture of lightly spiced potato and green peas. Served with our renowned Tamarind Chutney
$6.00
Onion Bhaji
Slices of onions stirred in spiced Channa flour then crisped to a golden brown Chopped vegetables dipped in mildly spiced batter and deep fried
$6.00
Mix Pakora
Chopped vegetables dipped in mildly spiced batter & deep fried
$6.00
Aloo Tikki (4 Pcs)
Spiced patties made from mashed potato, then pan fried, drizzled with yoghurt
$9.50
Chicken Tikka (4 Pcs)
Boneless Chicken, immersed in our famous tandoori marinate of spices then tandoori smoked
$12.90
Vegetarian Platter
Onion Bhaji, Samosa & Aloo Tikki
$14.50
Tamarind Mix Platter
Vegetable Samosa, Chicken Tikka, Lamb Seekh Kebab and Onion Bhaji
$17.50
Amritsari Fish
Created by our executive chef…something special
$10.50
Lamb Seekh Kebab (4 Pcs)
Succulent lean minced lamb, spiced with a touch of cream cheese, & smoked in the tandoor oven
$10.50
Tandoori Chicken
A dish that needs very little introduction. The secret lies in the marinating process. A tender spring chicken marinated in our traditional spices & smoked over charcoal
$20.00 / $11.00
CHICKEN CURRIES
Butter Chicken
A must for beginner & a continuance for the diner who enjoys the finer balances of Indian cuisine. Tender morsels of boneless chicken cooked in the tandoor then finished in a mild creamy tomato based gravy
$16.50
Chicken Korma
Also known as a dish prepared in saffron. A mild delicious creamy grounded cashew gravy
$16.50
Chicken Madras
Tender Chicken cooked in delicious medium curry garnished and prepared in coconut ,South Indian style
$16.50
Chilli Chicken
Boneless tandoori chicken, sauteed together with onions, capsicum and 18 different special spices. Finished with a hint of garlic and sweet chilli
$17.50
Chicken Tikka Masala
A dish that dates back the times of the Moghal Emperors Tender morsels of boneless chicken, smoked over charcoal, then finished in a classical rich tomato, onion sauce
$16.50
Chicken Saagwala
Tender chicken marinated in yoghurt and spices and delicately cooked in spinach
$16.50
Chicken Manali (Himalaya's)
Himalayan dish of boneless chicken cooked in onions and tomatoes and finished with cashew nut and special Himalayan mountain herbs
$16.50
Chicken Balti
Succulent chicken pieces in a medium spicy sauce with green pepper and tomatoes
$16.50
Chicken Jalfrezi
An elegant mild dish of boneless chicken cooked with thick gravy, onions. capsicum. A very royal and special treat
$16.50
Mango Chicken
Boneless chicken cooked with rich creamy tomato and korma gravy with mango pulp
$16.50
Bhuna Chicken
Chicken breast cooked in a special blend of spices and finished in a cashewnut and yoghurt gravy
$16.50
BEEF CURRIES
Beef Vindaloo
A hot dish, made world famous by the chefs of goa.It has Portuguese influence
$16.50
Beef Korma
Beef cooked in a rich cashew nut gravy, garnished with sliced almonds and coriander
$16.50
Beef Madras
A medium to hot curry. This delicious tangy dish comes traditionally from South India. Prepared with coconut and a hint of red chilli
$16.50
Beef Saagwala
Beef marinated in yoghurt and spices and delicately cooked in spinach
$16.50
LAMB CURRIES
Kashmiri Lamb Roganjosh
Boneless lamb curry marinated in garam masala, then added to curry leaves and tomatoes
$16.50
Lamb Korma
Also known as a dish prepared in saffron. A mild delicious creamy grounded cashew gravy
$16.50
Lamb Nawabi
Mild lamb curry, marinated first in natural yogurt then sautéed with sliced onions, tomatoes and fenugreek.Finished in a lightly spiced coconut sauce
$16.50
Lamb Saagwala
A very famous Lamb Curry. Finished in a perfect harmony of pureed spinach lightly spiced with fenugreek
$16.50
Lamb Madras
Lamb pieces cooked in delicious medium curry garnished and prepared in coconut ,South Indian style
$16.50
Ghosht Do Piazza
Do (two) Piaza (onions) gets its name because onions appear twice in the cooking process. Boneless lamb cooked with roasted cumin, sliced onions & other dry spices such as cloves and brown cardamoms
$16.50
Lamb Balti
Lamb pieces cooked in a medium spicy sauce with green pepper and tomatoes
$16.50
Butter Lamb
Tender pieces and boneless lamb cooked with creamy tomato gravy
$16.50
Bhuna Lamb
Lamb cooked in a special blend of spices and finished in a cashewnut and yoghurt gravy
$16.50
SEAFOOD CURRIES
Prawn Masala
Prawn cooked in a pan fried onion gravy and whole spices and garnished with coriander
$18.50
Prawn Saagwala
Prawn marinated in yoghurt and spices and delicately cooked in spinach
$16.50
Butter Prawns
Shelled prawns flamed in cumin seeds and fresh garlic, then finished in a creamy mild puree of tomato gravy
$18.50
Fish Masala
A tangy spicy fish curry
$18.50
Fish Madras
Delicious medium curry garnished and prepared in coconut ,South Indian style
$18.50
VEGETARIAN CURRIES
Dal Makhani
Black lentils stewed on a slow fire overnight
$14.50
Navrattan Korma
Fresh seasonal vegetables zucchini, cooked in a mild creamy cashew gravy
$14.50
Mattar Paneer
Spiced homemade cottage cheese and pea curry
$14.50
Malai Kofta
Mashed potatoes and lightly spiced cottage cheese balls lightly done until golden brown, in a coconut sauce
$14.50
Paneer Tikka Masala
Homemade cottage cheese cooked together with a medium spiced masala sauce
$14.50
Channa Masala
Chickpeas cooked in a lightly spiced tomato & onion gravy
$14.50
Saag Aloo
Potato cooked in a lightly spiced fenugreek puree of fresh spinach
$14.50
Aloo Mattar
Potato & peas cooked together in onion & tomato based gravy
$14.50
Aloo Gobhi
A mild creamy potato dish, using finely diced potatoes cooked together with onion, tomato, coriander, cumin and cauliflower
$14.50
BREAD SELECTION
Naan
Yeast free plain flour tandoori bread - Option with or without butter
$3.00
Garlic Naan
Finished with fresh garlic and coriander
$3.50
Tandoori Roti
Whole meal bread, roasted over charcoal
$3.00
Aloo Paratha
Flaky wholemeal roti bread stuffed with spicy potatoes
$4.00
Keema Naan
Filled with premium, lightly spiced minced lamb
$4.00
Cheese Naan
Stuffed with premium NZ cheese
$3.50
Cheese and Garlic Naan
Whole meal bread, roasted over charcoal
$4.00
Paneer Khulcha
Filled with homemade cottage cheese
$4.00
Peshawari Naan
Sweet style bread, filled with Almonds, Coconut & Raisins
$4.00
Cheese and Onion Naan
Bread filled with premium NZ cheese & Onion
$4.00
BIRYANI
Chicken Biryani
Chicken cooked with basmati rice along with yoghurt and blended of spices with Hyderabadi style
$16.99
Lamb Biryani
Lamb cooked with basmati rice along with yoghurt and blended of spices with Hyderabadi style
$16.99
Vegetable Biryani
Vegetables cooked with basmati rice along with yoghurt and blended of spices with Hyderabadi style
$16.99
Beef Biryani
Beef cooked with basmati rice along with yoghurt and blended of spices with Hyderabadi style
$16.99
SIDES
Poppadom (2 Pcs)
Served with Mango chutney
$3.00
Raita Mixed Pickle $3.00
Sweet and Tangy Yoghurt
With cucumber vegetables mixed with spices and pickled
$3.00
Sweet Mango Chutney $3.00
Tamarind Chutney $3.00
Mint Chutney $3.00
Green Salad $3.00
KIDS MENU
Fish & Chips $8.00
Chicken Nuggets(4) $8.00
Wedges & Soft Drinks (Coke, Sprite etc.) $3.00
Mango Lassi $4.00
GIZZY TO GO MEAL
Any Curry (Without Seafood)
Plus Rice, Naan and Soft Drinks
$18.50 / $12.50

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
Just Thai Cuisine Thai, Asian
China Palace Licensed Restaurant Takeaways Asian, Chinese, European
Friends Indian Takeaway Asian, Indian
Preet Indian Tandoori Restaurant Asian, Indian
Kwangchow Chinese Takeaway British, Asian, Chinese

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

Nearby sample menus

The Works (sample menu)
Kingfish (GF)
Coconut, green chilli, kaffir lime
$18.00
Market Fish Ceviche (GF)
Coconut, cucumber & puffed rice
$19.00
Local Cheese Selection
Lavosh, house relish & dried fruits
$10.25
Hawkes Bay Lamb Loin (GF)
Smoked eggplant, sweetbreads, peas, onions, yoghurt
$34.00
Chicken Caesar Salad
Grilled chicken, parmesan, anchovy, bacon & soft egg
$23.00
Warm Sweetcorn Salad (GF)
Roasted peppers, zucchini, avocado, white beans
$23.00
Baby Potatoes, Confit Garlic & Thyme Salt $9.00
Peanut Butter Parfait (GF)
Chocolate, caramel, brittle
$16.00
Clean Here for the full menu for The Works
Neighborhood Pizzeria (sample)
Salmon & capers
Lemon zest, red onion and kalamata olives
$18.00
Flatbread
The garlic bread with oven warmed homemade hummus
$9.00
Calzone
A folded pizza with chilli beef goodness
$12.00
Beef & jalapeno
Started life as a special, becoming a legend
$17.00
Pepperoni
The margherita with pepperoni
$12.00
Pepperoni & chilli
This has it all, pepperoni, chilli, olives & peppers
$17.00
Garlic bread
Pizza shaped with lots of garlic oil and mozzarella
$7.00
Spinach & mushroom
Served with balsamic reduction & pine nuts
$17.00
Clean Here for the full menu for Neighborhood Pizzeria
Captain Morgans (sample)
-Battered mussels, fries & salad
-Garlic Prawn Kebabs, salad & fries
Crumbed Calamari, salad & fries
-Fish, Fries & salad
-Pork belly burger & eggs
-Gourmet fish stack & fries
-Seafood Chowder & warm bun
·Dine in
Clean Here for the full menu for Captain Morgans
Friends Indian Takeaway (sample)
BEEF VINDALOO
Goan specialty slightly soured with natural vinegar and spices
$10.00
PALAK PANEER
cubes of cottage cheese cooked with a green herb and spinach puree
$10.00
LAMB DO PYAZA
spicy curry with lamb and twice cooked onions and peppers
$10.00
BEEF SAAG
cooked with green herb and spinach puree with lashings of cream
$10.00
LAMB NAWABI
mildly flavored pieces of lamb simmered in a creamy cashew nut gravy
$10.00
MAH KI DAL MAKHANI
black lentils cooked overnight on the tandoor with butter and cream
$10.00
BEEF KORMA
mild flavored from the royal houses of India, with a cashew and almond gravy
$10.00
SOUTH INDIAN STYLE PEPPER BEEF
pieces of beef masala and crushed peppercorns
$10.00
Clean Here for the full menu for Friends Indian Takeaway
Breakers Restaurant (sample)
- Nacho mince
Banana Split
Banana, hokey pokey ice cream, whipped cream and chocolate sauce.
$10.00
Add Dips (2) $3.50
large (I0) $34.00
* Approximate weight uncooked
Fish Pie**
Poached smoked hoki, salmon & dory in a parsley cream sauce topped with potato and cheddar gratin, served with salad.
$18.50
Chicken Sandwich
Grilled chicken with sauteed onion, salad, tomato relish and pesto mayo in a toasted garlic roll with chips
$16.50
Chocolate Brownie
With vanilla ice cream and whipped cream.
$12.00
Clean Here for the full menu for Breakers Restaurant

Nearby restaurants

Name Cuisines
The Works Gluten Free, New Zealand, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Cafe Food
Just Thai Cuisine Thai, Asian
Neighborhood Pizzeria Pizza
Captain Morgans British, New Zealand, Pub Food, Seafood, Fast Food
Ballance Street Bistro and Bar Breakfast, Thai, Cafe Food
China Palace Licensed Restaurant Takeaways Asian, Chinese, European
Friends Indian Takeaway Asian, Indian
Kaiti Mall Fish Shop Fish & Chips, Seafood

Wrong info?

Notice wrong information? Help us keep everything about Tamarind up to date.

Click here to send us an update

Restaurant Details

Location
Gisborne
Type
Service
Table Service
Price
$20-$30
Phone
068633232
Fax
None
Email
info@tamarind.co.nz
Address
663 Gladstone Road, Te Hapara, Gisborne, Gisborne, 4010, New Zealand
Features
Delivery, Mastercard, Visa, Romantic, Wheelchair accessible, Business meetings, Reservations, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Takeout, Cheap Eats, Wine and Beer, Television, Groups, American Express, Bar Scene, Seating, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Brunch, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Special Occasion Dining, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Cash only
Cuisine
Gluten Free, Balti, North Indian, Vegetarian, Vegan, Asian, Indian
Website
http://tamarind.prohost.mobi/

Opening Hours

Monday: 5:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Tuesday: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Thursday: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Friday: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Saturday: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Sunday: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM

Location