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“gandhi bazaar”(71 reviews)
“dvg road”(33 reviews)
“bull temple”(81 reviews)
Basavangudi is one of the few areas in Bangalore that have retained its old-world charm. A residential area with quaint homes, leafy roads, markets and temples, a walk here can take you back in time. Always buzzing with activity, Basavanagudi buzzes...more
Gandhi Bazaar, Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely shopping at the place...the eateries are a treat too...what an experience and also so budget friendly

Thank Hemanidu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a place for marketing by local residents.The Name Basava means Bull and Gudi means temple in Kannada a local language. This locality was extended 50 years ago and it is sandwitched between city and this extension called Jayanagar.All people staying in this extension...More

Thank Ganu r
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One whole street is my all time favorite in Bangalore when it comes to festival shopping. Colors, Dhoopa, Deepa, holy religious stuffs, everything is available in this one unique street.

Thank PreetiU26
Reviewed 8 September 2018

From a calm residential shopping place some 40 years ago, it has become a busy shopping hub for all the locals. Very crowded and for sure will be difficult to find a place to part. Famous for textile shops and those selling traditional items for...More

1  Thank NKR1013A
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Gandhi bazaar is close to my heart for all good reasons. Be it the vegetable vendors, the one selling specific fruits, flowers or the varied shops each selling different items, this is a place to experience old bangalore at it's best. To see what old...More

Thank ChetanHD
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Oldest area of bengaluru...must visit area for all...you have lot of old monuments around....lots of education institutions, hotels, restaurants...parks, shopping street, food street....BEST IN BENGALURU

Thank mukundat4
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The market surprisingly is very clean and organized. There are food stalls on either side of the road. I go here to buy authentic kannada style sweets.

Thank nageswararao g
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Getting its name from bull temple situated here basvangudi has a great history.. It is a place of temples, kadlekai fair and shopping hub Gandhi bazaar. Its an amazing place to enjoy your time out from home. Time just flies by.. Love this place

Thank veena52
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Basvangudi gives you the true feeling of Bangalore of old times , the market and several houses being more than 100 year old . The bakeries, the textile shops, home made snack shops and the temples.. makes it a very homely earthy experience to enjoy

Thank vmahajan65
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The flower market, fruits, the restaurant - Vidyarthi Bhavan all a perfect mix of local culture. Would highly recommend for someone who likes to soak into old Bangalore way of life.

Thank Rnmegh
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Close to Jayanagar and home to the Bull temple after
which it was named,
Basavanagudi is one of the oldest
localities in the vibrant metropolitan of
with structures replete with character,
architecture and rich history. Numerous old
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22 May 2018|
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Response from PrashanthSrinivasan | Reviewed this property |
30 mins is more than sufficient to cover both the temples. They are literally next to each other.
10 March 2018|
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Response from sathyamonishkr | Reviewed this property |
all the eating places in Basavanagudi are awesome
Virendra T
12 June 2017|
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Response from bssm | Reviewed this property |
1. YES, JAYANAGAR is a residential area with a commercial complex and lots of shops for clothing and jewellery, branded and unbranded, adjacent to basavanagudi 2. temples in basavanagudi to visit a) dodda ganesha and dodda... More