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Our Place

Certificate of Excellence
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European, British, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Kumily Thekkady Rd, Thekkady 685509, India
+91 70343 77684
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Cafe on the Main Street to the Periyar park. Enjoyed the Egg sandwich made by the owner. Returned to have an evening snack. Has good music and good atmosphere. Owner's presence makes it warm and hospitable.

Thank Yashwardhan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The menu was great if you want to eat western food, don't go here expecting to find Indian. We were very pleased with our meals as we wanted a good western meal (not easily found in India- understandably!), and got just that. Although we didn't try them, we loved the sound of the pitta pockets! The portion sizes are great,... More 

Thank Holly R
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We came here on a break from curried food as our stomachs were suffering a bit. The british owner and indian staff were really helpful and took us through portion sizes and options. The food was very good but each portion coukd easily serve two which makes it alot cheaper. We had the bison meatballs and pasta(huge) chicken burger (tasty)... More 

Thank Phillip W
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

So nice to have some European food for a change during our India trip. Really enjoyed our meals here, tasty big portions of simple home cooked meals. Dave the owner is a legend, really friendly and helpful with tips on places to go and things to do. Even helped us organise out taxi to the airport. Can't thank him enough!... More 

Thank Karla G
Vienna, Virginia
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Found this little gem of a place while spending time in Thekkady. The owner, David, a gent from the U.K. Was absolutely delightful. Our meal was non Indian and just what we were looking for. Highly recommend!

Thank SherryJR
Navi Mumbai, India
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54 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Very Good Restaurant near Ambady Junction.It's a Italian Restaurant don't expect any Kerala Authenticate food there.

Thank bijusam2015
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

What an amazing place. The food was outstanding but I've never seen service like this in India. Two very friendly gentlemen that ran the show- Guddu & Mikey, I believe we're there names. They were SO friendly and welcoming. We both got the veggie burger and it was unreal, highly recommend going here! Just meeting the people is worth it... More 

Thank Tyler W
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Great food and service, both for breakfast and dinner. Homemade bread was delicious!! The owners are great and very friendly. We loved it!

Thank Lior M
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164 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited this cafe based on the online reviews. A very spacious and bright / cheerful place. The look of which is enhanced by colourful drawings in chalk on the black board by customers. Our kids enjoyed their colouring experience. The owner (from the UK) was most helpful in making a phone call to help us with eligibility for our... More 

Thank MumbaiIndiTraveller
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

During our stay in Thekkady we were able to visit our place a few times. 'Our Place' has only recently changed restaurant location from across the street so I do not have any feedback for the last location but the owners were incredibly hospitable and friendly, the food was amazing and we had a great time speaking to everyone there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8
European, British, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumily Thekkady Rd, Thekkady 685509, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Idukki District  >  Thekkady
  • Phone Number: +91 70343 77684
Our Place is alive and well in Kumily. But it has moved to a better, more convenient location. If you want to find it now then head for Lake Road and the Park Gates from Ambadi Junction. After a short walk you should be able to spot the Coffee Inn on the right hand side. Keep walking a few meters and you will see the next building on the left is the new home for OurPlace. The new restaurant will be more spacious and with a few extra tables. This should be very welcome news for all of the many visitors who appreciated the special service offered by Shailee and David. Much as we love Indian food, one always misses the cooking of Europe. One smell or taste of David's bread will have you back in Europe for an instant. Not that you want to go back but simply that the taste bud's feel young again. The food is a touch of home and can vary from day to day, Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all catered for. David and Shailee say that they are opening from 9 am to 10 pm so there should be plenty of opportunities to sample their menu and enjoy the conversation So if Our Place could be better then it is. So here's to the old Our Place and the wonderful memories it left and here's to the new Our Place and the future.

Please note as we have a small and friendly team,it is always advisable to book for a party of Six or more, to avoid too long waiting times. we are closed for between 3 and 7.00

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?