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Big Tikka

Big Tikka offers an inventive, bold approach to Indian cuisine, reinterpreting nostalgic Indian dishes with a big heart and an open mind towards global techniques and influences.

570 Whangaparaoa Road, Stanmore Bay, Auckland 0932
5:40pm - 9:50pm
Onion Baji

This crispy starter is an all-time favourite. An un-edited grandma’s recipe to preserve the authenticity (2pcs).

Murgh Makhani Samosas

Traditional Indian puff pastry w fillings of Makhani chicken mince (2pcs).


Traditional Indian puff pastry w vegetarian fillings of tempered potatoes, peas, and nuts (2pcs).

Crispy Chilli Aloo

Indian battered potato fingers tossed in garlic and chilli sauce.

Dry Chilli Paneer

Indo-Chinese delicacy prepared from batter fried paneer cubes tossed w garlic, onion, capsicum, sweet chilli, and soy sauce.

Gilafi Seekh Kabab

Finely minced chicken thigh rubbed w fresh ginger, garlic, coriander and fragrant Indian spices, cooked in our tandoor, then finished w bell peppers and onion.

Big Tikka Chicken Kabab

Tandoor oven roasted chicken thigh marinated in authentic tandoor marinade (2pcs).

Dry Chilli Chicken

Indo-Chinese preparation of boneless chicken pieces, battered in cornflour and fried, then sautéd in soy and garlic sauce.

Tandoori Kukkad

Chicken marinated overnight in authentic tandoor marinade and roasted in our tandoor peppers and onion.

Babri Seekh Kabab

A famous Mughlai recipe of lean lamb mince marinated w spices and grated egg white skewered and cooked in our tandoor (2pcs).

Kashmiri Lamb Chops

Marriage of New Zealand lamb rib chops marinated w Kashmiri chilli and flavourful spices cooked in our tandoor (2pcs).

Ajwain Fish Tikka

Fish cubes in a homemade yoghurt marinade of Indian spices and carrom seeds grilled in our tandoor (2pcs).

Murgh Makhani

The famous butter chicken cooked in a true Indian style w fresh tomato and cashews.

Big Tikka Kukkad Masala

Tandoor roasted chicken cooked in thick tomato gravy w onion and capsicum.

Murgh Firdaose

Chicken cooked w cashews, onion, yoghurt and flavoured w rose water and petal.

Kudi Kura

Comforting homestyle chicken curry.

Pahadi Murgh Curry

Chicken slow cooked w lentils, fresh spinach puree, onion, garlic, and tomatoes.

Mysore Beef

Spiced beef cooked w ginger, garlic, chilli and curry leaves.

Beef Kholapuri

Diced beef cooked w sesame seeds and dry Kashmiri chilli.

Lamb Rogan Josh

Lamb speciality cooked in Kashmiri spices, tomato, onion, ginger and garlic.

Rada Maans

Lamb w caramelised onion, chilli, ginger, cardamom, black pepper, and coriander.

Poompugar Mamisam

A South Indian lamb dish made w fresh coconut, peanut, curry leaves, and tempered south Indian spices.

Goat Curry

Boneless goat meat marinated w mixed spices and slow cooked w fried onion and tomatoes.

Bakri Vindalho

Boneless goat meat marinated w homemade spicy vindaloo paste and cooked with onion, tomato and Indian garam Masala.

Daruwali Macchi Curry

Fish marinated w wine and Indian spices, cooked w fresh tomato and onion.

Samudra Khazana

Seafood curry made w prawns, squid, mussel and fish prepared w a tangy tomato sauce.

Jhinga Malabri

Prawns w coconut milk, onion, tomato, cokum, mustard seeds, fenugreek seeds and curry leaves.

Dal Basanthi

Slow cooked yellow lentils with tomato, onion, cumin, ginger, and garlic.

Dum Aloo Kashmiri

A North Indian dish w sweet tangy tomato gravy flavoured w fennel seeds and clove.

Big Tikka Dhal

Black lentils simmered w tomato, cream and butter.

Pindhi Chole

Traditional village dish from Punjab, chickpeas cooked in homemade Masala.

Sabzi Gulistan

Seasonal vegetables w ginger, garlic, tomato, onion w rose water and petal.

Palak Paneer

Cottage cheese w fresh spinach puree, herbs, mixed spices and garlic.

Nizami Handi

A medley of seasonal vegetables cooked w spinach and cashew gravy.

Trimurti Paneer

Cottage cheese w tomato, onion, capsicum w whole red chilli and coriander seeds.

Makhani Paneer

Fresh cottage cheese cooked in creamy tomato gravy w butter.



Coke Zero




Ginger Beer

Handmade Lemon, Lime, & Bitter

Thumbs Up

Indian Cola

Schweppes Ginger Ale

Soda Water


Tonic Water


Orange Juice

Apple Juice

Pineapple Juice

Cranberry Juice

Mango Lassi

Mango Pulp, yogurt, and cardamon powder.

Nimbu Pani

Fresh Lemon, rock salt, cumin powder, Chaat Masala and mint leaves.