Indian Pearl
Opens Monday 11:30 AM

Indian Pearl

$$ • Indian • Asian Fusion • Indian curry
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Location and hours

352 Colombo St, Sydenham, Christchurch, Canterbury 8023
Monday - Friday
05:00 pm - 09:00 pmMenu
11:30 am - 01:30 pmMenu
05:00 pm - 09:00 pmMenu
12:02 pm - 01:30 pmMenu

352 Colombo St, Sydenham, Christchurch, Canterbury 8023 • More info

  • Starters

    • Paneer Tikka

      Indian cottage cheese marinated in yoghurt, spices, and skewered with capsicum in charcoal tandoor.
    • Vegetable Samosa

      Golden brown crispy pastry filled with traditional Indian stuffing. Two pieces per portion.
    • Aloo Tikki

      6 pieces. A mixture of potatoes, onion, fresh coriander made into patties, and finished in hot oil.
    • Onion Bhaji

      Crispy onion rings mixed with spices and chick pea flour then deep fried to golden.
    • Vegetable Pakora

      Fresh vegetable and potatoes mixed with Indian spices and chickpea flour deep fried in cholestrol free oil.
    • Chicken Tikka

      4 pieces. Fillets of chicken marinated with yogurt over-night, mustard fenugreek, and special spices then cooked in the tandoor.
    • Tandoori Mushroom

      Mushroom marinated aromatic spicy yogurt fresh herbs cooked in tandoor.
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    • Vegetarian Platter for One

      Combination of veg starter. 1 piece of vegetable samosa, onion bhaji, vegetable pakora, and aloo tikki.
    • Mix Platter for One

      Consist of 1 onion bhaji, vegetable samosa, lamb kebab, and chicken tikka.
  • Side Dishes

    • Mango Chutney

    • Papadum

    • Raita

      Yogurt mixed with cucumber, cumin powder, and spices.
    • Kachumber

      Diced onion, tomatoes, coriander with touch of lemon juices, and spices.
    • Mint Chutney

      Yogurt mixed with green chiles and Indian spices.
    • Mix Pickle

    • Onion Salad

  • Chicken Mains

    • Butter Chicken

      Delicacy of barbecued chicken cooked in a smooth tomato based puree, cream, and mild spices. Mild dish.
    • Mango Chicken

      Barbecued boneless chicken cooked with mango sauce and mild spices.
    • Chicken Tikka Masala

      Barbecued boneless pieces of chicken cooked with onion and special spices in a cream tomato sauce.
    • Chicken Korma

      Boneless chicken cooked in cream dry fruit and spices.
    • Methi Chicken

      One of the most popular dish of India. Boneless chicken dish cooked with white gravy and sauce.
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    • Pearl Special Chicken

      Bonless chicken first cooked in tandoor, finished freshly grounded spices, and herbs.
    • Chicken Vindaloo

      A hot curry prepared with vinegar and hot spices.
    • Chicken Saag

      Cubes of chicken cooked with spinach, ginger, garlic, onion, and tomato.
    • Chicken Dopiaza

      Bonless chicken cooked in lightly spiced flavoured sauce, diced onion, ginger garlic, and spices.
    • Chicken Jalfrezi

      A tangy flavoured tomato based chicken dish cooked with chunks of caspicum, tomato onion, garlic, and coconut milk.
    • Chicken Madras

      Chicken cubes cooked in fenugreek ginger green chilly with fresh corianders.
    • Chicken Handi

      Bone less sliced chicken dish cooked with fresh onion, tomato, ginger, and garlic thick creamy gravy.
  • Mains Lamb

    • Lamb Kadai

      Diced lamb cooked with tomatoes, onion, cream, fresh corianders, and thick gravy.
    • Lamb Dopiaza

      Boneless lamb cubes cooked in lightly spiced flavoured sauce, diced oinon, ginger, garlic, and spices.
    • Lamb Korma

      Boneless lamb cooked in cream cashewnuts white sauce and spices.
    • Saag Ghost

      Diced lamb cooked with spinach sauce, tomato, onion, ginger, and garlic.
    • Lamb Post

      Lamb cooked with poppy seeds, onion, garlic, tomato, fresh coriander, and spices.
    • Pearl Special Lamb

      Lamb first cooked in tandoor, then finshed freshly grounded spices creamy cashewnuts sauce, and herbs tomato and spices.
    • Lamb Vindaloo

      Diced lamb curry prepared with vinegar and grounded hot spices.
    • Lamb Rogan Josh

      Lamb cooked in whole spices with tomato, onion, ginger, garlic, finshed, and with touch of corianders.
    • Lamb Madras

      Lamb cubes cooked in whole spices, fenugreek onion, garlic, and fresh ginger.
  • Vegetarian Mains

    • Mix Vegetables

      Mix seasonal vegetables cooked with cumin seeds, turmeric, tomato, and spices.
    • Aloo Gobi

      Cauliflower, potatoes cooked in exotic spicy sauce with tomatoes, and ginger.
    • Malai Kofta

      Potato kofta balls cooked in lightly spiced cashewnuts sauce.
    • Palak Paneer

      Cottage cheese cooked with spinach and spices.
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    • Kadai Paneer

      Cottage cheese, onion, capsicum seasoned with spice, and cooked in onion gravy.
    • Dal Makhani

      Black lentils and kidney beans cooked with spices.
    • Yellow Dal

      Yellow lentils cooked with cumin seed, turmeric ginger garlic, and crushed tomatoes.
    • Dry Aloo

      Diced potato cooked with cumin seed and turmeric.
    • Vegetable Jalfrezi

      Seasonal vegetables cooked with garlic, ginger, tomato, coconut milk, and green capsicum with coriander.
    • Amritsari Chole

      Chickpeas cooked with ginger, garlic, onions, tomatoes, finished with freshly ground spices, amchur, and giving the dish unique North Indian flavours.
    • Paneer Butter Masala

      Indian cottage cheese cooked in mild butter sauce spices and cream.
  • Seafood

    • Fish Curry

      Bonless fillets of fish cooked with exotic Indian and herbs.
    • Prawn Saag

      Prawn cooked with spinach ginger, garlic, onion, and tomato.
    • Prawn Jalferzi

      A tangy flavoured prawn dish cooked with chunks of capsicum, tomatoes, onions, coconuts milk, and garnished with fresh corianders.
    • Prawn Dopiaza

      Prawn cooked in light spiced flavoured sauce, diced onion, ginger, garlic, and spices.
    • Butter Prawns

      Delicacy of barbecued prawn cooked in a smooth tomato based paste, cream, and mild Indian spices. Mild dish.
    • Prawn Masala

      Prawn cutlets cooked in special sauce and herbs.
    • Goa Prawn

      Popular dish from west of Indian prawn cooked with coconut milk, capsicum, tomato, cream, spices, and vinegar.
  • Rice

    • Steamed Rice

    • Peas Pulao

      Steamed basmati rice cooked with peas and cumin seeds.
    • Veg Biryani

      Biryani rice cooked with mixed seasonal vegetables. Infused with freely ground spices and garnished with coriander. A delicious wholesome meal served with raita.
    • Lamb Biryani

      Biryani rice cooked lamb. Infused with fresh spices and garnished with with coriander. A delicious wholesome meal served with raita.
  • Bread

    • Plain Naan

    • Garlic Naan

    • Keema Naan

      Naan bread stuffed with spices and lamb mince.
    • Chicken Naan

      Naan bread stuffed with mince chicken and mild Indian spices.
    • Onion Kulcha

      Naan bread stuffed with chopped crispy onion and Indian spice.
    • Peshawari Naan

      Naan bread stuffed and topped with nuts sultanas.
    • Aloo Paratha

      Unleavened whole meal bread stuffed with potatoes and Indian spices.
    • Tandoori Roti

      Unleavened whole meal bread baked in tandoor.
    • Tandoori Paratha

    • Cheese & garlic nan

      Chesse Nan
  • Soft drinks

    • cocacola/ sprit/ zerococa/ 330 ml

    • mango lassi 495ml

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    • Ginger beer/bitter

      ginger beer
  • Single-Use Items

    • Cutlery