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Murugan Idli Shop

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No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
2341379
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07:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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Bengaluru, India
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Soft and fluffy idly with Podi/ chutney / sambar. have it anyway you want but do not miss them. Ghee roast (Dosai) is another must have. Paniyaram (paddu in kannada) is also a must have.

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Thank RameshVenkataraman71
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Lip smacking and simply melting hot hot idlis with ghee and podi. Totally heavenly. Can vouch for Murugan idli shop serving more tastier idlis than those in the chains across chennai

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Thank Mahima M
Hyderabad, India
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59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Being a traveler and foodie, I visited this place by seeing its fame on Internet. No doubt this place is worthy to visit. This is place nearby Temple of Meenakshi. All of sudden, when entered The shop waiters gave me a seat, then they started serving in a banana leaf even before I ordered any food. One of the server... More 

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Thank Medagam P
cochin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

I Like the Idlis.. Madurai Idlis much... Murugan Idlis are the BEST Idlis we can go with Family, Kids, Friends.. Joyful

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Thank kpmndr
Chennai, India
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This is the first ever Murugan idli shop which opened in Madurai.As of now,there are 3 branches in Madurai,21 branches in chennai,1 branch in Singapore(Details told by cashier). As the name suggest, i have ordered Idli. Locals popularly refer this idly as "Jasmine Idli". Idly was so fluffy and it was served with 4 types of chutneys. Must try other... More 

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Thank Santhosh K
Chennai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Ambience was average...good and quick service...always lot of crowd was there...variety of chutneys was awsome...but they are charging separately for idly podi... paneer dosa was average...Rava dosa tastes great...little costly...

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Thank Nandhini S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent quality authentic taste. Not very modern or posh. Ambience is very simple. Visit for great south indian cuisine.

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Thank Madan S
Bengaluru, India
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Located within 5 minutes walk from the East gate of Meenakshi Temple, this is a must visit restaurant. It servics soft idlies with five types of chutnies. Their Jiger Thanda (a signature drink of Madurai) is also very cooling and refreshing.

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Thank AAGBLORE
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171 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Food at this shop in almost all towns is pretty much the same, quite mouth-watering. All south-indian delicacies are readily available, with their typical chutneys and podis. Absolutely recommended.

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Thank ArunaSrinivas
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The oldest Idly outlet in Madursi, serves the softest idlis with five varieties of Chutnies on banana leaves. The other items on the menu are equally good but the best is the Jigsrthanda a soft drink mixed with ice cream, just out of this world.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Madurai
  • Phone Number: 2341379

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