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2800 Kirby, Ste.B132, West Ave Complex, Houston, TX 77098
+1 713-522-2022
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2800 Kirby, Ste.B132, West Ave Complex, Houston, TX 77098
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very tasty and the large portions meant we took food home. The restaurant was a little too warm and needed the AC working harder to cool the restaurant. Each of us had a cocktail and to be honest, none of us enjoyed...More

Thank Anver Q
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Pondicheri serves a wide variety of delicious Indian cuisine. There are a number of options of combo meals where tastings of several dishes - each served in its own holder - allow you to experiment and share, especially if each person orders a different combo....More

Thank LufkinSid
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Pondicheri Cafe Houston My name is Ankit Just 5 min before I have called pondicheri Houston.. Omg girl over ph was soo rude as if I have asked her kidney.... Pls USA people learn how to speak.... Call time was 20:00 02nd July 2017.... More...More

1  Thank ANKIT D
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This is a an architecturally chic restaurant in a trendy enclave. The aroma of spice when you walk in the door is very inviting. We tried the lamb Rajasthani and butter chicken. Rice was extra. The quality of the meat was good and the sauces...More

Thank ZanderAustralia
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Was in Houston, passing through and met some friends. They like to explore different cuisines, as I and they suggested Pondicheri. Wow, very good. The garlic naan was just that, garlic. Good. I had the Goa pork. Some of the pork was a bit tough...More

Thank henry l
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered the saag curry and saag sandwich- but curry wasn't hot and wasn't served in bowl. Sweet potato crepe a little soggy ditto fries. This was only our second time to try - hopefully it will improve $50 for lunch is a lot to...More

Thank trymahjong
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Very good preparation of a variety of Indian dishes. Enjoy the food, but it is a bit too casual for an evening out.

Thank KISpe007
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Everything on the menu is spectacular have been here for diner and lunch many times. The French bartender is great he must be a mixologist because our drinks incredible. Highly recommend the Vandeloo ribs, any of the Indian thali are really...More

Thank Vik R
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I discovered this place from a Facebook event...a community breakfast hosted by She Hopes (an organization that helps girls involved in human sex trafficking). So glad we tried this place out. Absolutely the best Indian food we've ever had. The flavors were...More

1  Thank Enna J
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Anita Jaisinghani was just nominated for a 2017 James Beard Award in the best chef, southwest category. Our recent visit to Pondicheri validated the nomination. With cuisine from across India, Pondicheri exceeded our meager experiences and gave us new favorites. We started with the pani...More

1  Thank Elias M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 Kirby, Ste.B132, West Ave Complex, Houston, TX 77098
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-522-2022
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