Indus Restaurant
Opens at 5:00 PM

Indus Restaurant

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Location and hours

230 Tinakori Rd, Thorndon, Wellington, Wellington 6011
Sunday
05:00 pm - 10:00 pmMenu
Monday - Friday
05:00 pm - 10:00 pmMenu
11:00 am - 02:00 pmMenu
Saturday
05:00 pm - 10:00 pmMenu

230 Tinakori Rd, Thorndon, Wellington, Wellington 6011 • More info


  • Vegetarian Entree

    • Onion Bhaji

      Onion mixed with chickpea flour, spices and deep fried until crispy.
      $7.50
    • Samosa

      Two pieces. Deep fried pastry filled with potatoes, mild spices, and green peas.
      $7.50
    • Vegetable Pakora

      Fresh assorted vegetable dipped in mildly spiced chickpeas batter and fried.
      $7.50
    • Paneer Pakora

      Marinated Indus made cottage paneer dipped in a batter and deep fried makes a crispy mouth watering snack.
      $10.00
    • Tandoori Mushroom Tikka

      Mushroom marinated and roasted in tandoor with capsicum and onion.
      $10.50
    • Sago Vada

      Deep fried balls of sago mixed with mildy spiced mashed potatoes served with mint sauce.
      $7.50
    • Paneer Tikka

      Chunks of cottage cheese marinated, roasted in tandoor with onion and capsicum.
      $13.00
    • Masala Poppadum

      Crispy lentil based pan cake topped with chopped onions, tomatoes, lemon juice, cottage cheese, and sprinkled with chat masala.
      $3.50
    • Poppadum Fried

      $1.00
    • Poppadum Roasted

      $1.00
    • Mix Pickle and Mango Chutney

      $3.50
  • Non Vegetarian Entree

    • Chicken Tikka

      Boneless pieces of chicken marinated with cheese, cream, lime juice, and spices roasted in tandoor.
      $12.50
    • Murge Malai Tikka

      Boneless pieces of chicken marinated with yogurt and spices roasted in tandoor flavored with cashew nuts.
      $13.50
    • Dohra Kebab

      Combination of chicken and seekh kebab with spices roasted in tandoor.
      $13.50
    • Tandoori Chicken Wings

      Chicken wings marinated with yogurt and combination of spices roasted in tandoor and served with mint sauce.
      $13.50
    • Seekh Kebab

      Tender rolls of lamb mince with exotic spices cooked in tandoor.
      $12.50
    • Fish Amristar

      Deep fried battered fish Punjabi style and served with mint sauce.
      $13.50
    • Prawn Amristar

      Deep fried battered fish Punjabi style and served with mint sauce.
      $12.50
    • Fish Tikka

      Chunks of fish marinated and roasted in tandoor.
      $13.50
    • Burrah Kebab

      Lamb chops marinated overnight with kiwi fruit, herbs, spices and roasted in tandoor.
      $19.00
    • Tandoori Chicken

      Whole chicken marinated with yogurt and combination of spices roasted in tandoor .
      $14.00
    • Tandoori Prawns

      Prawns marinated with spices and lime juice, skewered, and roasted in tandoor with onion and capsicum.
      $25.50
    • Chicken Seekh Kebab

      Chicken mince rolls flavoured with spices , cooked in tandoor and served with mint sauce
      $12.50
  • Side Dishes

    • Spicy Onion Salad

      Onions seasoned with ground red chilies, fresh coriander, lemon juice, and chat masala.
      $3.90
    • Kachumber Salad

      Cucumber, tomatoes, carrots, onions with coriander, touch of lemon juice, and spices.
      $6.50
    • Boondi Raita

      Yogurt mixed small fried balls made of chickpea flour and mild spices.
      $4.50
    • Plain Yogurt

      Yogurt mixed small fried balls made of chickpea flour and mild spices.
      $4.50
  • Seafood

    • Fish Malabari

      Fish piece cooked with coconut gravy and tempered with mustard and curry leaves. Served with one serving of rice.
      $20.50
    • Fish Vindaloo

      Hot and spicy specialty from Goa made with chilies, garam masala, garlic and vinegar. Served with one serving of rice.
      $20.50
    • Fish Makhani

      Boneless fish cooked in creamy tomato gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $20.50
    • Fish Masala

      Boneless fish pieces cooked in onion tomato gravy and tempered with ajwain. Served with one serving of rice.
      $20.50
    • Prawn Jalfrazi

      Prawns cooked with juliennes of onion, tomato and capsicum tempered with pounded coriander and cumin seeds. Served with one serving of rice.
      $24.00
    • Prawn Madras

      Cooked in subtly spiced coconut gravy and tempered with mustard seed and curry leaves. Served with one serving of rice.
      $24.00
    • Prawn Masala

      Prawns cooked with onion and capsicum in a tomato based semi thick gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $23.00
    • Prawn Saagwala

      Prawns simmered in subtly spiced spinach gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $24.00
    • Prawn Makhani

      Prawns cooked in creamy tomato gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $23.00
    • Prawn Vindaloo

      Prawns cooked in hot and spicy ground vindaloo paste and specialty from Goa. Served with one serving of rice.
      $23.00
    • Prawn Korma

      Prawns cooked with grounded almond and cashew nut in a creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $24.00
    • Prawn Curry

      Prawns cooked in coconut gravy, tempered with curry leaves. Served with one serving of rice.
      $23.00
  • Non Vegetarian

    • Butter Chicken

      Boneless tandoori chicken pieces cooked in rich creamy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Chicken Tinakori

      Boneless chicken pieces cooked in creamy apricot sauce flavored with nutmeg. Served with one serving of rice.
      $20.50
    • Chicken Curry

      Chicken drumsticks cooked in special Indus sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Chicken Ponsonby

      Chicken tikka masala. Boneless chicken tikka cooked with onion and capsicum in tomato based gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Do Pyaza Chicken

      Cooked with confit onion, garlic, ginger, tomatoes and spices a dish with more onion. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Do Pyaza Lamb

      Cooked with confit onion, garlic, ginger, tomatoes and spices a dish with more onion. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Do Pyaza Beef

      Cooked with confit onion, garlic, ginger, tomatoes and spices a dish with more onion. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Bhuna Chicken

      Cooked with ginger and garlic, fried onion and tomato paste plus various aromatic spices which enhances its flavours. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Bhuna Lamb

      Cooked with ginger and garlic, fried onion and tomato paste plus various aromatic spices which enhances its flavours. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Karahi Chicken

      Cooked with crushed tomatoes, onions, and fresh coriander. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Karahi Lamb

      Cooked with crushed tomatoes, onions and fresh coriander. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Karahi Beef

      Cooked with crushed tomatoes, onions and fresh coriander. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Peela Chicken

      Boneless chicken in yellow lentil gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Mango Chicken

      Boneless chicken pieces cooked in a creamy mango sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $20.50
    • Lamb Punjabi

      Tender lamb pieces in a rich golden gravy cooked in traditional Punjabi style. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Jalfrezi Chicken

      Simmered in subtly spiced spinach gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Jalfrezi Lamb

      Cooked with juliennes of onion, tomato and capsicum tempered with pounded coriander and cumin seeds. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Jalfrezi Beef

      Cooked with juliennes of onion, tomato and capsicum tempered with pounded coriander and cumin seeds. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Korma Chicken

      Boneless meat cooked with grounded almond and cashew nut in a creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Korma Lamb

      Boneless meat cooked with grounded almond and cashew nut in a creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Korma Beef

      Boneless meat cooked with grounded almond and cashew nut in a creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Madras Chicken

      Cooked in subtly spiced coconut gravy and tempered with mustard seed and curry leaves. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Madras Lamb

      Cooked in subtly spiced coconut gravy and tempered with mustard seed and curry leaves. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Madras Beef

      Cooked in subtly spiced coconut gravy and tempered with mustard seed and curry leaves. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Vindaloo Chicken

      Hot and spicy specialty from Goa made with chilies, garam masala, garlic, and vinegar. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Vindaloo Lamb

      Hot and spicy specialty from Goa made with chilies, garam masala, garlic and vinegar. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
    • Vindaloo Beef

      Hot and spicy specialty from Goa made with chilies, garam masala, garlic and vinegar. Served with one serving of rice.
      $19.50
  • Vegetarian

    • Palak Paneer

      Fresh Indus made cottage or potato cubes simmered in subtly spiced spinach gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Palak Aaloo

      Fresh Indus made cottage or potato cubes simmered in subtly spiced spinach gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Paneer Makhani

      Fresh cottage cheese cooked in creamy tomato gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Paneer Jalfrazi

      Cottage cheese cooked with juliennes of onion tomatoes and capsicum tempered with pounded coriander. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Mutter Mushroom

      Peas and mushroom cooked in creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Paneer Pasanda

      A rich and fried stuffed paneer cooked in smooth creamy onion tomato based gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Mutter Paneer

      Indus made cottage cheese cubes and peas in onion and tomato gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Paneer Masala

      Cottage cheese cooked with onion and chopped tomato. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Karahi Paneer

      Cooked with crushed tomatoes, onion, capsicum and fresh coriander. It has thick gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Paneer Bhurji

      Scrambled cottage cheese cooked with onions, peas, sultanas and cashew nuts. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Daal Mahhani

      A harmonious combination of lentils cooked with butter and cream. Served with one serving of rice.
      $16.90
    • Tarka Daal

      Yellow lentils tempered with garlic and cumin seeds Punjabi style. Served with one serving of rice.
      $16.90
    • Navratan Korma

      A combination of vegetables, dry fruits and nuts cooked in a creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Malai Kofta

      Cottage cheese and potato dumplings served in a creamy sauce. Served with one serving of rice.
      $17.90
    • Channa Masala

      Traditional Punjabi chick pea delicacy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $16.90
    • Mix Vegetable

      Dry. Assorted vegetables spiced and tempered with cumin seeds. Served with one serving of rice.
      $16.90
    • Aloo Gobi

      Fresh cauliflower and potatoes cooked with a mild hint of exotic Indian spices. Served with one serving of rice.
      $16.90
    • Vegetable Makhani

      Freshly diced assorted vegetables cooked in creamy tomato gravy. Served with one serving of rice.
      $16.90
    • Paneer/Vegetable lababdaar

      A locally inspired creation. Cottage cheese or mix vegetables in a curry of onions , tomatoes, capsicum, cashew nuts and chef’s special herbs.
      $17.90
  • Indo Chinese

    • Chilli Paneer

      Cottage cheese deep fried and cooked with garlic, ginger, onion and soy sauce.
      $19.90
    • Chilli Chicken

      Cottage boneless chicken deep fried and cooked with garlic, ginger, onion and soy sauce.
      $19.90
    • Fried Rice

      Rice sauteed with vegetable and soy sauce.
      $15.90
    • Golden Fried Prawns

      This is Indo Chinese dish made with prawns marinated in a very simple battered paste and deep fried until golden in color.
      $23.90
  • Rice Dishes

    • Chicken Biryani

      A superb combination of meat, basmati rice, mild spices, dry fruit and nuts cooked and garnished with cashews. Popular rice dish with no gravy. Served with raita.
      $18.90
    • Lamb Biryani

      A superb combination of meat, basmati rice, mild spices, dry fruit and nuts cooked and garnished with cashews. Popular rice dish with no gravy. Served with raita.
      $18.90
    • Beef Biryani

      A superb combination of meat, basmati rice, mild spices, dry fruit and nuts cooked and garnished with cashews. Popular rice dish with no gravy. Served with raita.
      $18.90
    • Vegetable Pulao

      Sauteed vegetable, dry fruits and nuts tempered with cumin seeds, cooked with basmati rice, popular rice dish with no gravy, served with raita.
      $16.90
    • Coconut Rice

      $4.00
    • Zeera Rice

      $4.00
  • Kids Mains

    • Hot Chips with Tomato Sauce

      $5.50
    • Potato Wedge with Tomato Sauce

      $5.50
    • Spring Rolls

      $8.90
    • Chicken Nuggets and Chips

      $9.90
    • Butter Chicken with Rice

      Very mild.
      $13.90
    • Mango Chicken with Rice

      Very mild.
      $13.90
  • Tandoori Breads

    • Roti

      Unleavened whole meal bread baked in the tandoor.
      $3.50
    • Garlic Roti

      Roti cooked with garlic on top.
      $4.00
    • Roomali Roti

      $5.50
    • Plain Naan

      Leavened bread made of refined flour and baked in the tandoor.
      $3.50
    • Garlic Naan

      Naan cooked with garlic on top.
      $4.00
    • Cheese Naan

      Naan stuffed with cheese and baked in the tandoor.
      $5.50
    • Cheese and Garlic Naan

      Naan stuffed with cheese and garlic and baked in the tandoor.
      $5.50
    • Bread Basket

      A selection of breads plain roti, plain naan, garlic naan, peshwari naan and paneer kulcha.
      $18.90
    • Keema Naan

      Naan stuffed with mildly spicy lamb mince.
      $5.50
    • Chicken Naan

      Naan stuffed with mildly spicy chicken mince.
      $5.50
    • Lacha Paratha

      Unleavened whole meal bread with a flaky texture.
      $5.50
    • Pudina Paratha

      Mint flavoured paratha.
      $5.50
    • Aaloo Paratha

      Paratha stuffed with mildly spiced potatoes.
      $4.50
    • Onion Paratha

      Naan bread stuffed with mildly spiced onions.
      $4.50
    • Paneer Kulcha

      Naan bread stuffed with Indus made cottage cheese and spices.
      $5.00
    • Peshwari Naan

      Naan bread stuffed with dry fruits and nuts mughlai style.
      $5.50
  • Desserts

    • Gulab Jamun with Ice Cream

      Milk dumplings in rose and sugar syrup served with vanilla ice cream.
      $6.00