Lovely India Restaurant and Bar in Rotorua Menu

Rice
Biryani - Chicken or Lamb - Rice cooked with Chicken or Lamb in herbs and spices $17.90
Biryani - Vegetable - Rice cooked with vegetables in herbs and spices $16.90
Plain Rice - Steamed Basmati Rice $2.00
Pulav Rice - Rice cooked with cashews, sultanas and Indian herbs $10.00
Zeera Rice - Rice cooked with cumin seeds $5.00
Vegetarian Delights
Navrattan Korma - Mixed vegetables cooked in creamy cashew gravy $16.90
Aloo Mattar - Potatoes and peas cooked together in a subtly spicy gravy $15.90
Saag Paneer / Mushrooms/ Aloo - Our own home-made cottage cheese, mushrooms or potatoes cooked in fine mild puree of fresh spinach, herbs and spices $16.90
Malai Kofta - Mashed potatoes and cottage cheese balls, deep fried and cooked in creamy gravy $16.90
Paneer Makhani - Our home-made cubes of cottage cheese cooked in creamy tomato flavoured sauce $16.90
Aloo Gobhi - Potatoes and cauliflower florets cooked together and garnished with ginger and fresh coriander $15.90
Daal Makhani - Lentils stewed on a slow fire, garnished with ginger and coriander $15.90
Bombay Aloo - Diced dry potatoes cooked with cumin seeds and spices $14.90
Shahi Paneer - Our own home-made cottage cheese cooked in creamy gravy, and fresh herbs. $17.90
Matar Malai Methi - Peas cooked in fine mild creamy cashew's puree and dried fenugreek. $15.90
Vegetarian Jalfrezi - Vegetables cooked with onions, capsicum, tomato cubes, in sweet and sour sauce, garnished with fresh herbs and cashew nuts. $16.90
Kadai Paneer - Vegetables cooked with onion, capsicum, tomato cubes, in sweet and sour sauce, garnished with fresh herbs and cashew nuts $17.90
Daal Tadka - Yellow spilt lentils cooked with cumin seeds, ginger, garlic, tomatoes and turmeric $15.90
Panner Tikka Masala - Indian cottage cheese cooked with onions, bell pepper, spices and tomato gravy $17.90
Paneer Bhurji - Scrambled homemade cottage cheese cooked with chopped onions, green peas, chillies and spices. Rich in protein $22.00
Sizzling Traditional Roasted Mains - Fat Free
Tandoori Chicken - Whole chicken on the bone, marinated in yoghurt, ginger and garlic paste cooked in tandoor $22.00
Chicken Tikka - Tender morsels of boneless chicken marinated overnight and roasted in tandoor $20.00
Fish Tikka - Boneless fish marinated in yoghurt, spices and herbs and cooked in tandoor $28.00
Seafood
Goan Fish Curry - Fish fillets cooked in fine tomato paste and coconut gravy finished with lemon and cream $22.90
Prawn Malabari - Peeled prawns cooked with sauteed onions, tomatoes and fresh coconut milk, garnished with cream $22.90
Butter Prawns - Peeled prawns cooked in mild creamy tomato flavoured sauce $22.90
Prawn Masala - Prawns cooked in spicy gravy, green capsicum and sliced onions, garnished with fresh herbs $22.90
Entree
Pudina Paneer Tikka - Homemade cottage cheese marinated in yoghurt, mint, spices and roasted Tandoor $14.50
Malai Tikka - Succulent morsels of chicken, steeped in a blend of cream, cheddar garlic and a hint of broad leaf cilantro, Glazed in Tandoor $11.90
Mixed Platter (For Two) - A mixture and fine selection Vegetable Samosa, Mixed pakoras, Chicken tikka and Seekh Kebab. $17.80
Vegetable Samosas - Triangular pastry filled with potatoes and peas, subtly flavoured with spices $6.90
Mix Pakora - Chopped vegetables mildly spiced, dipped in batter and deep fried $6.90
Onion Bhaji - Sliced onion stirred in chickpea flour batter and deep fried $6.90
Chicken Tikka - Tender morsels of boneless chicken, marinated overnight and roasted in tandoor $10.90
Seekh Kebab - Mince lamb flavoured with spices, pressed on a skewer and finished in Tandoor $9.90
Tandoori Chicken - Chicken on the bone, marinated in yoghurt, ginger and garlic paste, roasted in Tandoor $11.90
Fish Tikka - Marinated boneless fish, roasted in Tandoor $14.50
Crumbed Prawn - Fried prawns served with crisp green salad and sweet chilli sauce $11.90
Side Dishes
Raita, Pickles, Sweet Mango Chutney - Mint sauce, Tamarind sauce $2.50
Poppadums ( 2 pieces ) $1.00
Salad $5.00
Children's Menu
Baby Combo - Butter Chicken, baby naan, rice & small drink $9.90
Chicken Nuggets $7.00
French fries $4.00
Fish n Chips $9.90
Breads
Naan - Plain flour bread cooked in tandoor oven, garnished with butter $3.00
Butter Naan - Plain flour bread stuffed with clarified butter $4.50
Garlic Naan - Plain flour bread coated with garlic and roasted in Tandoor $4.50
Keema Naan - Stuffed with spiced Lamb mince mixture $5.00
Cheese Naan - Stuffed with special cheddar cheese $4.50
Garlic & Cheese Naan - Plain flour bread stuffed with cheese then coated with garlic and roasted in Tandoor $5.50
Olive & Garlic Naan - Plain flour bread stuffed with olive's and garlic $5.50
Stuffed Kulcha - Plain flour bread stuffed with spiced potatoes and peas $4.00
Kashmiri Naan - Special naan from Kashmir. Plain flour bread stuffed with dried fruit, spices and nuts $5.00
Roti - Hand rolled bread made from wholemeal and white flour $3.50
Lachhedar Parantha - Hand-rolled bread made in spirals from wholemeal and white flour and butter $4.50
Mains
Korma (Chicken, Lamb or Goat) - Chicken,Lamb or Goat cooked in cashew nuts, gravy and home-made cream. Traditionally cooked. $18.90
Madras (Chicken, Lamb or Goat) - Delicious medium hot Chicken, Lamb or Goat curry, prepared and garnished with coconut gravy and cream, South Indian Style $17.90
Vindaloo (Chicken, Lamb or Goat) - Diced Chicken, Lamb or Goat cooked with spices and brown onion gravy in a hot vindaloo sauce, garnished with spring onions and coriander $17.90
Saag (Chicken, Lamb or Goat) - Diced Chicken, Lamb or Goat harmoniously cooked in fine mild puree of fresh spinach, herbs and spices $17.90
Lamb Rogan Josh - Diced lamb cooked with fine onion gravy and then garnished with fresh herbs and spices $17.90
Lamb Nawabi - Lamb sauteed with onions, tomatoes, finished in a lightly spiced coconut sauce, garnished with cream and cashews $17.90
Lamb Do Piaza - Boneless lamb cooked with fried sliced onions and dry roasted spices, garnished with green herbs $17.90
Butter Chicken - Tender morsels of boneless chicken roasted in tandoor and finished in a mild creamy tomato flavoured sauce $18.90
Chicken Tikka Masala - Succulent tender chicken morsels roasted in tandoor and then cooked in spicy gravy, green capsicums, sliced onions and fresh herbs $17.90
Chilli Chicken - Fried chicken dish with slices of onions, tomatoes, capsicum and fresh coriander, cooked and garnished with fresh spices $18.90
Chicken Jalfrezi - Boneless chicken pieces cooked with diced onions, capsicum, tomato cubes in sweet and sour sauce, garnished with fresh herbs and cashew nuts $17.90
Mango Chicken - Boneless chicken pieces cooked in a mild creamy mango sauce $20.90
Lava Chicken - Diced chicken cooked in fine onion gravy and then garnished with fresh herbs $19.90
Lovely India Chef's Special - Diced chicken cooked in creamy tomato gravy with nuts and mushrooms garnished with diced nuts and fruits $22.50
Scallops
Butter Scallops - Butter Scallops is a dish of tender whole scallops fried with ginger, garlic and herbs before they are finished in a mild creamy tomato flavoured sauce, topped with almonds and cream $28.90
Saag Scallops - Saag Scallops, a wonderfully delectable dish of scallops cooked in a fine, mild puree of fresh spinach, herbs and spices. $28.90
Masala Scallops - Scallops Masala, succulent scallops cooked in a spicy gravy, green capsicums, sliced onions and fresh herbs. $28.90

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.

The renowned, authentic tandoori Indian restaurant in the very heart of CBD in Rotorua. Lovely India is the perfect relaxing place for a quick lunch, take-away or a romantic dinner

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Nearby Asian restaurants

Name Cuisines
Yamato Japanese Restaurant Gluten Free, Japanese, Vegetarian, Sushi, Asian, Health Food
Yaki Yaki Barbeque, Japanese, Asian, Seafood, Korean
Hong Kong City Takeaways Asian, Chinese
Golden Dragon Chinese Takeaway Asian, Chinese, Fast Food
King Dragon Chinese Takeaway Asian, Chinese, Fast Food

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

Nearby sample menus

Pizzeria Imperfetto (sample menu)
Cured Italian ham $6.00
Trentina
mozzarella- mascarpone cheese- italian prosciutto
$22.50
Margherita
Tomato sauce - mozzarella - basil - olive oil
$16.00
Marinara
Tomato sauce - garlic - olive oil - salt and pepper
$12.00
Mantovana
Mozzarella - blue cheese - walnuts
$20.00
Saporita
tomato sauce - mozzarella -blue cheese - spicy salami - capsicum
$22.50
Bismark
Tomato sauce - mozzarella- egg- ham- blue cheese
$23.00
Tartufina
Mozzarella- walnuts- rocket- creamy truffle cheese
$24.00
Clean Here for the full menu for Pizzeria Imperfetto
TC Takeaway (sample)
Hot Dogs $2.00
Extra
cheese, bacon, egg,
$1.00
Cheese Burger $5.00
Scallops $2.00
Nuggets $0.80
Beef Battered Chips $3.50
Fish Burger $6.00
Steak Burger $8.50
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Ali Baba's Tunisian Takeaways/Kebabs (sample)
Traditional
Spicy cream sauce, spinach, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, garlic and your choice of lamb, chicken, falafel. Served with fresh salad.
$16.00
Tunisian
Flavoursome cream sauce, spinach, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, garlic, feta cheese, with your choice of lamb, chicken, falafel cooked risotto style and served with a fresh side salad.
$16.00
Ali Baba
A delicious combination of coconut cream, harissa, cream cheese, mushrooms, onions, spinach, garlic chilli pickle, and your choice of lamb, chicken, or falafel. Served with fresh salad.
$16.00
Amazigh
Spicy cream sauce of coconut and tomato, spinach, mushrooms, onions, with Berber spices with your choice of lamb, chicken, falafel served on rice, accompanied with a fresh side salad.
$16.00
Ala-Tunisia
A mouth watering mixture of bearnaise pesto blended with homemade spices and your choice of lamb, chicken, or falafel. Served with fresh salad.
$16.00
Sahara
Spinach, Sun-dried tomatoes, Jalapeños, cream cheese, prawns, olives, topped with sweet chilli.
$18.00
Berber
Your choice of lamb, chicken, or falafel cooked with spinach, mushrooms and onions in a tomato creamy sauce flavoured with a delicious blend of Berber spices served on rice, accompanied by a fresh side salad.
$16.00
Falafel $ 9.00
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The Lava Bar (sample)
MEATLOVERS
Bacon, pepperoni, ham, more bacon, more pepperoni, more ham, topped with cheese & a BBQ swirl
$12.00
CHUR BURGER
Homemade NZ beef seasoned patty drizzled with grilled cheese, bacon, beer battered onion rings, caramelized onion, tomato, lettuce, gherkins & mustard mayo in a brioche bun.
Cajun Chicken Wing Dings served with peri peri hot sauce $6.00
Hand cut spud fries, chilli salt served with tomato sauce or gravy $5.00
Popcorn shrimp, lemon & pepper served with sweet chilli sauce $6.00
Cookies & Cream ice cream with hot melted chocolate sauce $7.00
Burger only $10.00
CHUR DOUBLE STACK
Two homemade NZ beef seasoned patties drizzled with grilled cheese, two layers of bacon, beer battered onion rings, caramelized onion, tomato, lettuce, gherkins & mustard mayo in a brioche bun
$15.00
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Cafe Baraco (sample)
Bacon, cheese and egg $9.00
Wedges / Kumara Chips
With sour cream / sweet chilli sauce
$5.50 Sm / $6.50 Lge
Toasted Bagels
With salad
Toasted 'Sammies' or Panini
Choose 3 fillings: Ham, onion, mushrooms, tomato, cheese, egg, pinappple
'Sammie' $7 / Panini $8
Pancake Stack
banana, berry compote, maple syrup and whipped cream. (Add bacon $3.00)
$12.50
Eggs on Toast
Your style of 3 eggs on toasted grain or ciabatta
$10.00
Omelette
served with toasted ciabatta and chutney. Choose between: mushroom, onion, spinach and feta OR ham, cheddar, tomato and herbs. OR bacon, mushroom and brie $15.00
$12.50
Beef Nacho & Sour Cream $9 For 1 / $12 For 2
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Nearby restaurants

Name Cuisines
Pizzeria Imperfetto Gluten Free, Mediterranean, Pizza, Vegetarian, Vegan, Pizza & Pasta, European, Italian
TC Takeaway Seafood, Fast Food
Yamato Japanese Restaurant Gluten Free, Japanese, Vegetarian, Sushi, Asian, Health Food
Ali Baba's Tunisian Takeaways/Kebabs Gluten Free, Mediterranean, Tunisian, Vegetarian, Vegan, Takeaway Food, Middle Eastern, Kebabs, Fast Food
Te Ngae Fish Supply Fish & Chips, Seafood
The Lava Bar Bar Food
Cafe Baraco Diner, British, Brunch, Vegetarian, Turkish, Breakfast, Sandwiches, Middle Eastern, Fast Food
Gilles Bakery Bakery

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Restaurant Details

Location
Rotorua
Type
Service
Table Service
Price
$20-$30
Phone
073484088
Fax
None
Email
lovelyindiarotorua@yahoo.co.nz
Address
1123 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty, 3210, New Zealand
Features
Delivery, Dine in, EFTPOS, Mastercard, Takeaway, Visa, Romantic, Wheelchair accessible, Home Delivery, Business meetings, Reservations, After-hours, Vegetarian Friendly, Waitstaff, Takeout, Cash, Groups, Bankcard, Lunch, Seating, Highchairs Available, Cards accepted, Special Occasion Dining, Serves Alcohol, Dinner, Child-friendly, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Cuisine
Gluten Free, North Indian, Vegetarian, Asian, Indian
Website
http://www.lovelyindiarotorua.com/

Opening Hours

Monday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Tuesday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Thursday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Friday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Saturday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Sunday: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 10:00 PM

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