Welcome to the Star of India, an authentic Indian Restaurant and Takeaway here in Hawke's Bay.

If you are an Indian cuisine lover or even a foodie at heart, you will instantly know that you are at the right place. We offer a broad range of authentic Indian dishes to satisfy every taste bud; we have something for everyone at our two locations: 


1012 Karamu Road North, Hastings & 

242A Gloucester St, Taradale


All our dishes are made with the finest ingredients by our highly experienced chefs. We specialise in made to order dishes and our friendly staff are here to assist in explaining each dish and the level of heat it contains. Our team is passionate and enthusiastic about what we do, we work hard every day to maintain our high standards and to provide the best service to you.

Lunch - 11:30 am to 2pm Mon-Sat

Dinner - 4:30 pm to 9pm Mon-Sun

We are always looking for ways to improve so please feel free to contact us and share your thoughts.

We look forward to serving you with a smile at our restaurant.

Home delivery available call in to place your order.