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Grand Hotel Restaurant

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M.G. Road | Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin) 682011, India
+91 484 238 2061
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Pune, India
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I travel often to Kochi for work and always visit this restaurant for my fix of Kerala food. As a visitor to Kochi, whether on work or as a tourist, this is the best place to try out the various delicacies that Kerala cuisine has to offer. On my last visit I had the Kerala prawns curry, karimeen polichatu, prawns... More 

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India
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you would like to take a visiting guest to experience Karimeen Pollichathu in Kochi, there is no other place like Hotel Grand you can ever think of; the hotel serves authentic Kerala food, primarily non vegetarian. Hotel serves all sort of dishes including seafood, chicken, mutton, duck, pork etc, all cooked in Travancore style. Started in 1963, the hotel... More 

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Mumbai, India
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had gone to Grand hotel for team lunch on the way to airport. And believe you me, we don't regret our decision. The service was prompt and food quality was heaven. Will recommend the Fish Moilee, Nei Meen fry( Surmai fry) and Karimeen Pollichathu was simply fresh and superb.Kerala brown rice with Sambhar was too good. And to close... More 

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Calangute, India
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an old restaurant and they have been known for good south Indian food , was very much satisfied with the kerala food , to start with there is a complementary basket of papads . But I wish they had to keep a smaller menu with only indian food and have a special section for Chinese food

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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A hotel with a traditonal grandeur , updated to contemporary style interiors. They serve great food which have made it a very popular restaurant. The Dum biriyani is delicious even though a bit pricey. Many foreigners do come to the hotel and resturant . Beer is also available. But still the ambience is good and decent. Families throng the place... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waited 1 hr to get a waiter to attend us. No sign of anybody 30 mins later although there were waiters around doing nothing. When i called someone nicely to give an order, he said they are busy and by busy he meant waiting around a group of foreigners hoping for a bulky tip. When the waiter asked his supervisor... More 

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Mangalore, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had been to Grand once before in 2011 and was quite impressed by the food, so decided to try it again when i visited Cochin last couple of days back. I was glad that the taste was still the same level, though i cannot say the same for the price. Had some seafood soup, fish and Beef thick roast... More 

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Kochi
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is one of the oldest hotels in Cochin and the restaurant is simply wonderful. They have a varied menu with Continental, Chinese, North Indian and South Indian fare. Although I have been here many times over the years, I have to admit that I haven't tried anything but the traditional Kerala dishes, the ones for which they are famous.... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I'm a foodie and eat out a lot. The only reason I don't go to Grand Hotel is, it is expensive! But if you look at the taste or want to try the authentic food, this is the place to go. Great ambience, ample parking space, lot of choices and very mild colors/spices. Excellent food. I would rate this as... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The Grand Hotel has a restaurant which has been in existence for half a century. Over the years the decor has been modified and the place renovated that it can seat well over 100 persons a a time. Probably one of the best eating places in town, the restaurant serves different cuisine including continental, Chinese and Indian food. Immensely popular... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Valet Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M.G. Road | Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin) 682011, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kochi (Cochin)
  • Phone Number: +91 484 238 2061

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?