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Murugan Idli Shop

No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“idlis” (124 reviews)
“ghee roast” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place where you can get the best softest hot , mouth watering fresh idlies at any time of the day . The spread has five chutneys with oil and podi too . It's a very descent place , special are variety dosas and idlies...More

Thank Sivanesan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Murugan idli makes the most fluffy ones in town. For starters, this restaurant chain ( over 22 outlets in Chennai) started their very first in this small town. If you are in Madurai, this is one not-to-be missed eat out. The idlis come with 4...More

Thank Ledhicafe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As the name suggests.. idlies and dosas are out of the world..with the delicious chutneys and special "oil masala" the location is the main problem but the busy street keeps the restaurant full... Don't expect ambience and hospitality too much as it is a old...More

Thank shivaelango94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit this restaurant at least once a month and everttime I am back from a trip out station. Absolutely love the food here. Specially the variety of chutneys available. The open up at 7 in the morning.. they helped me with quicker service and...More

Thank krina k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The idly outlet is something which you must first and the sambar and chutney are well made. And the service is similar to some of the best food outlets you see in india.

Thank Akanksh S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very simple outlet whith great food. Food served on banana leaves. Idli's served with four types of chutneys. Must try Idli's , podi idli. Me and my husband had one podi each , 2 Idli's each and masala dosa and onion uttapam. Could not believe...More

Thank shalini1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are fan of Idli, then this is the Mecca for it. Enjoy the soft idlis and the varied chutneys. They are all yummy and good.

Thank karlekar143
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Murugan idly shop is an exclusive vegetarian food joint where u get lip smacking hot idlis delicious sambar n a special chutney which u can't get anywhere.The Best part of it is the hospitality you feel at home.

Thank jairamjai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit place to savor super soft idlis. Tr their signature dishes of podi idli or a normal idli. They are so soft that it just melts in your mouth. The price is reasonable and the ambience is fine.

Thank Sampath99
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was the very same place where Murugan idly kadai started its service around some 20-30 years back. Now they have extended this place. Famous for its Hot Idlys now accompanied with other south indian dishes. Food was nice as ever. Try having Idly for...More

Thank Somasundaram A
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Uma J
Are idli's available in late afternoon or early evening, between 2:00PM to 3:30 PM?
17 January 2017|
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Response from Medagam P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Idli are available anytime.🙂
Do they provide home delivery?
22 March 2016|
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Response from jeebee2015 | Reviewed this property |
No home delivery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Madurai District  >  Madurai
  • Phone Number: 2341379
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