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Madras Mantra

2179 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite A, Decatur, GA 30033-4303
+1 404-636-4400
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2179 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite A, Decatur, GA 30033-4303
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Indian restaurants can always provide vegan options but not many have such a great variety on their lunch buffet. I asked the manager on my first visit about vegan items on the buffet and he immediately took me on a tour and pointed out how...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 206darreng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Sunday lunch buffet. I did not realize it was a vegetarian buffet so it was mostly bread type items and vegetable dishes. I normally eat a low carb diet for health reasons so I felt that I had few choices. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CindyF908
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

At the recommendation of my son, my wife, son and I took a visit and had an excellent experience. A very pleasant place, a wide selection of Indian dishes, all vegetarian, yet you could find almost anything that you want. The Samosas were first rate,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barnesms
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had buffet lunch and thali meals for dinner. Both were delicious and sumptuous. Table service was pleasant. Would like to come next time, definitely.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank akgunasekaran
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We came for a friend's daughter graduation and took the buffet. Really nice and hot spread of various south Indian dishes with a few north Indian dishes as well. They served us fresh naan at the table. Waiters were very attentive and nice. For a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alok G
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Went after reading all reviews ,1 star for the ambience .Ordered I iddly and madras coffee .Iddly was too cold with no taste and the chutneys came with it ,honestly made me think what it was .There were supposed to be coconut chutney which tasted...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank deepajoseph7
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We had kind of given up on Indian restaurants because we were so put off with the stale food and terrible service and horrible ambiance. But this Saturday we decided to give this joint a try, and were pleasantly surprised - the food was very...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank HelpfulAngel
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Very nice space, quiet. Service prompt and friendly. Food was excellently prepared; wide vegetarian selection. Personally, I think the best in Atlanta. Particularly recommend the Eggplant Chat as an opener.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jay e
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Nice ambience and friendly service crew. An elaborate spread of vegetarian dishes in the buffet which makes it easier to choose what one wants to eat. The Mango Lussy is recommended.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RajanJamuna
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We frequent this restaurant and its counterpart Madras Chettinaad in Alpharetta. Overall, it's the best South Indian food (dosa, uttapam, etc.) in the metro area. Ambiance is casual but nice and clean since the renovation. The best deal is the lunch buffet which includes a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Deep S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2179 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite A, Decatur, GA 30033-4303 (Formerly Madras Bhavan)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-636-4400
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