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Chakra

No 1 Jalan Yusof Taha, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
+60 7-223 9991
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“biryani” (13 reviews)
“garlic naan” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
No 1 Jalan Yusof Taha, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a nice meal at Chakra. It was very flavoursome and the staff were lovely. It was quite expensive compared to other places locally, but I find Indian food in south east Asia is usually more expensive than local cuisine anyway. The decor could...More

Thank oliver C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great but a bit pricey by Johor standards. Try the chili squid (house special) and the chicken tikka.More

Thank Peja911
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

Had a business lunch there towards the end of February 2018. The good is good, just not great. The variety is huge and the food comes out hot and relatively quick. The portions are really large. Would probably go there again.More

Thank Hazem A
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing, the food and the service were excellent. The house which has been turned into this amazing restaurant is over 90 years old, much of the original decor has been preserved. Many celebrities including the Sultan have eaten at this restaurant. I...More

Thank Linda E
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch and enjoyed the food very much. The food was delicious and the presentation was excellent. The chicken biriyani and butter chicken were very tasty. The place was a little old but very clean and pleasant. The service overall was very...More

Thank Phi S
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

I recommend going here by car or uber, it's kind of out of the way from everything else. Food was delicious, I had a nice dinner for two. I would say the deco was pretty nice, especially the exterior, and basically it was a nice...More

Thank Spitefully
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I went here with two colleagues and loved it. The food was of excellent quality and very well cooked. The taste was excellent as well as the freshness of the ingredients. We had dinner outside and could see the cooks working with gloves on, which...More

Thank WallyHolland
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

Good food and generous portions. The mutton biryani was very good. tandoori paneer was awesome. Lassi was a let down. Chicken Kolhapuri was good. Slightly over priced i felt.Decent food and quick service. Parking is a little difficult sometimes.More

Thank Abhishek K
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very good for hungry people and for those who want to change the mood; it is classic Indian style, I felt like in 1980. The taste of the food is original and tasty, the quantity is quit enough, very good hospitality, the...More

1  Thank Suhail A
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

A good place to have fine Indian food at reasonable price. This is the third time to share Indian food experience here. This is a vegetarian friendly restaurant.More

1  Thank constantinjoshuak
chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our great pleasure to serve you and we are looking forward to your return visit to our Restaurant. We would certainly appreciate any feedback or suggestions you can offer on the service and cuisine, as we continue to strive to offer the best...More

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Alicia T
25 September 2017|
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Response from Bala M | Reviewed this property |
lunch delivery not sure, but catering service available.pls call for more info 072239991
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Mohamed Y
25 April 2017|
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Response from Shogun77 | Reviewed this property |
I think they do but please call them directly to confirm.
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Thina B
22 February 2017|
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Response from Sunnybeach38 | Reviewed this property |
I think there is sufficient place to have a party as I organized my parents 50 th wedding anniversary there we had around 15 people. But it was about 10 years ago. Only parking is a problem try car pooling or take uber
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 1 Jalan Yusof Taha, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: +60 7-223 9991
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Description
Since opening its doors in 2005, Chakra has already made a name for itself amongst discerning diners in Johor. Dining out at chakra is a unique experience, bringing you the essence of fine Indian cuisine, in stylish and sophisticated Surroundings or at the comfort of your own home with our takeaway service. Specialising in Indian food, the restaurant offers authentic high quality Indian cuisine which is freshly prepared using only the finest ingredients with an exquisite blend of aromatic and delicate herbs and spices. Our chefs are highly experienced, trained & worked in India in leading Restaurants & hotels. Their skill, expertise and passion will bring you a diverse range of culinary tastes where you can enjoy choosing from the very best starters to vegetarian specialties to exotic meat dishes to coastal sea food authentic dishes and last at not least without our Yummy desserts..
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