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Shanmugham Road, Kochi (Cochin), India
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
12 Aug 2013
“bad experience”
10 Aug 2013
“Good ambiance mixed with drastic poor serivce”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Shanmugham Road, Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 12 August 2013

We went there after going through the the reviews on tripadvisor. We wanted to try authentic kerala cuisines. They didn't had most of the stuff which was on menu. We tried grilled fish, chicken in coconut gravy and some small fried fish. All these were...More

Thank mshadabk
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Visited the restaurant on 09/08/2013 with family. The traditional meals served was below average in taste and quantity. The chicken biriyani served was horrible. First time we had such an experience. The "Irachi Ularthiyathu" served was just half cooked meat with two or three pepper...More

Thank diyaanilkp
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

Ela serves a concise menu of authentic Keralan dishes. We went back three times just so we could try as much as possible and the menu has english descriptions in it so you can make more informed decisions which is helpful. The atmosphere isn't the...More

Thank Bell1987
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Not sure about the 'terrible' experiences two reviewers have had as we visited Ela three times over the course of our stay as the food was and still is some of the best we ate whilst travelling India for 5 months. Some very intuitive recipes...More

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Absolutely delicious Kerala cuisine. This restaurant is in Ernakulam not far from the Fort Kochi ferry terminal. I stumbled across the restaurant quite by accident one lunchtime - a menu is displayed outside. I ordered simple fare - chicken and kingfish curry - delicious. The...More

Thank Kellerberrin
Reviewed 29 July 2013

lovely food home style, food made to perfection keep it up. try south kerala food, biriyani, pulao, meals, appams and stew, the only low is delay in service as just 2 guys serve the whole place. needs more hand. a place when you miss moms...More

Thank sn0w777
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Meal is awesome , fish fry is worth trying. Though u need to wait for getting a seat to sit its worth the wait, interiors could be better though

Thank suchitha
Reviewed 18 May 2013

We had a wonderful lunch experience in last summer vacation....Appam, meals etc was very tasty....The service staff taken care the special food request for the children..

Thank Gireeshsarma
Reviewed 14 May 2013

i had my life's worst food from this restaurant. they gave me food with rotten chicken that stinks. all the food in there are old and rotten.

Thank rishikesh_13
Reviewed 7 May 2013

A restaurant offering true ethnicity to food and ambiance. Understand the owner chef of Ela personally takes care of the dishes so that food quality is never compromised. Its a value for money resturant, where you can go with your family or friends..

Thank Akai-abunai
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  • Address: Shanmugham Road, Kochi (Cochin), India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kochi (Cochin)
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