Tamana's is the original Newtown Indian (I've been going there since I was 12) and it is a great place for a quick dinner and one of the few places where eating by yourself is not an awkward experience.
Vegan status: some vegetarian currys and entrees without dairy.
Price range: Entree's $3-$4, 3 curries on rice $11
Restaurant style: Sit down restaurant and buffet. Take away available
Recommendations: Dahl, Aloo Mattar, samosa and onion and pakora's.
196 King St, Newtown