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Othavadai Cross Street | Mamallapuram, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
+91 98405 45858
10:30 - 23:00
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Vijayawada, India
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

food test is very good,very friendly staff,good restaurent,must visit every one and taste the food.....

Thank princevasu417
1 review
Reviewed 26 February 2017

For five days I came here for breakfast, lunch and dinner and felt welcome every time. The food is great, the service too and the place itself is quiet, clean and comfortable. Just try it!

Thank bernhard m
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We have eaten here mostly breakfast but also dinner. The young couple who owns this place as well as the guesthouse attached, are very accommodating in every way. They prepare food to order and I have seen them go out of their way to prepare food for a group on very short notice and doing it very efficiently.

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Courtenay, Canada
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Food was tasy... but we ordered a veg curry and a prawn curry and both were exactly the same except for the prawns. The lemon rice is excellent, highly recommend. We ordered a soda water which was not on the menu but the mrp is 18rs. Normally sold for max 30rs in the fanciest restaurants, here they sold it flr... More 

Thank adam s
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This first floor restaurant offers view to the street, friendly staff and absolutely best food in Mamallapuram. We are vegetarian and all their options were fantastic and tasty. Delicious gobi 65, cashewnut curry, authentic dhal fry, perfectly spicy tava masala potato and always great vegetable salad. We love this place! Definitely we will recommend it. Plus they can do vegan... More 

1 Thank Monika Z
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The food is cooked to order so it's always fresh. We ate there several times in our 5 days in Mahabalipuram and the food was faultless. The best coconut chicken curry I have ever had. I can also recommend the chicken tikka masala and the plain chicken curry but everything we ate there was good.

Thank Quinton F
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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185 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

I had Ghee rice with dhal fry the first time and then Veg Curry with Capati the next day. Everything is made fresh so please allow sometime for your food to be ready but you'll be happy with the result for sure!! Jhoti is very passionate about creating flavors and a good company too.

1 Thank tenuk
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

A good place to stay.. Awesome food.. Jothi (hotel owner) is very helpful,, Always there to help you at anytime of the day.. He has become our best buddy and we have been a regular customer here.. I would strongly recommend this place to everyone.. Love this place..

Thank Aniruddha B
Scottsdale, Arizona
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015

The New Café restaurant is nicely located on the 2nd floor overlooking a colorful street. Our table was in the open air and with the colorful lamps it looked lovely as the night fell. We had Cashew Curry with rice and Masala Prawns with potato chips. Both dishes were excellent. We were served by a young Finnish woman who was... More 

3 Thank ArizonaPete15
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

It was a great time staying there.. we dont miss our home lolz.. the hospitality is great and safe and the humanity of jothi bro is litrally like a own brother. room rents and foods are reasonable and affordable. I have visited this cottage more than a half century times.. because the food cooked here is really so tasty nd... More 

2 Thank prathidev

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Seafood, International, Barbecue, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Othavadai Cross Street | Mamallapuram, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Kanchipuram District  >  Mahabalipuram
  • Phone Number: +91 98405 45858

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?