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Ela Cuisine

41 Elliott Street | Shop M17, Elliott Stables, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 2710
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dosa” (16 reviews)
“brown rice” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Indian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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41 Elliott Street | Shop M17, Elliott Stables, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Ela Cuisine
1. Delicious @@Dosa@@
"Dosa here was different from the one I had before."
Nok C
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2. Authentic Indian Kerala food
"We had the seared fish appetizers, lamb shank curry, fish curry "
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3. Gluten and dairy free
"nearly the entire menu is gluten free and dairy free!"
Tracy Y
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had a Masala Dosa with eggplant. It was delicious. A bonus for me as I am gluten and dairy intolerant and find it difficult to find such yummy food.

1  Thank Maria C
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

This was my third visit to this small outlet in Elliott Stables. Each time I’ve enjoyed delicious food which can be ordered as spicy as one desires. Super friendly staff. Elliott Stables is basically a food court with numerous outlets offering many types of cuisine....More

2  Thank Antonegea
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Masala dosa is one of my favourite Indian dishes, I’ve had many. The dosa was too thick, and only crispy around the edges. It was more pancake than crepe. Serving it in a teepee shape instead of the traditional cylinder made it hard to eat...More

Thank Batmane
Sowmia T, Owner at Ela Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Batmane The review states that dosa was teepee shape. Only a crisp dosa can be made into a teepee and it takes years of skill to make it into a conical shape. Hence you normally do not get the teepee shaped dosa easily around...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ela is the best Kerala restaurant I've been to to date in NZ. I come here every single visit to Auckland (3 times a month) and get the grilled fish every time (but I've tried other things too, also bloody amazing). Every time I almost...More

2  Thank Mal97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great to see organic brown rice! Mushroom Saag was great. I'll be back for the Crispy cauliflower = amazing. A great first time experience. Look forward to the next visit. Partner had sustainable grilled spiced fish which was very tasty. Both dishes came with green...More

2  Thank Marcus D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good and varied menu. Lots of vegetarian options. Excellent cauliflower biryani, tasty naan and Kingfisher on tap. My husband and son enjoyed their meals. Staff work really hard, are very personable and food is served quickly. Worth booking.

2  Thank HH65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elliot stables is our favorite food court in Auckland, so many options, and always a nice buzz inside. Ela cuisine has excellent curry and fast service. I have enjoyed my meal both times I've been there, very tasty. My daughter has the dosa, and it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent curry and excellent service! Would recommend getting there early as it filled up quick when we got there around 6pm. Thanks Ela Cuisine!

1  Thank Emma D
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

They owner is a really genuinely lovely person. We enjoyed talking to him and then enjoyed the food just as much. Ps pavlova for dessert was epic. Thank you!

3  Thank Ol D
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Great.... All the south Indian dishes were yummy... Especially Kothu Porotta.. and Porotta then fish curry and fish fry..

2  Thank Vinay V
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Questions & Answers
Naren K
1 March 2018|
Response from Sowmia T | Property representative |
Hi Naren Thank you for your interest in working for our restaurant. We employ only New Zealand trained chefs at our business and currently there are no vacancies. Kind regards Sowmia Ela cuisine
Leon L
19 December 2017|
Response from Sowmia T | Property representative |
Hi We are open on 29 dec. Thanks
11 February 2017|
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Response from George G | Property representative |
Yes all meats are Halal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Elliott Street | Shop M17, Elliott Stables, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 2710
  • E-mail
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