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14, 6th Street, Chennai 600086, India
28114557
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11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Chennai, India
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picked up this place from TripAdvisor based on choice and rating. The layout, the food and recommendations by the staff was good. Need to definitely try mustard based fish dishes. Parking is an issue though.

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Thank jmadhanraj
Calgary, Canada
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139 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This lovely Bengal restaurant in chennai offers up magnificent food The service is lovely. A very good selection of foods with great spicing This is located in the gopalarum area even our taxi had a challenge finding it but a quick call led to clear directions.

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Thank OldFart06
Chennai, India
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Bayleaf has been around for ever so long and doesn't disappoint every time we visit. It's a homely, cozy place with a soft, laid-back ambience. Their starters, like our methi machli tikkas, are really good but I can't understand why every restaurant in Chennai insists on serving Basa fish, especially Bayleaf, where we are expecting Bhetki. Maybe we should have... More 

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Thank zmistry
Bengaluru, India
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Found this Bengali restaurant. However, I did not try the Bengali food. They try their best to incorporate the Bengali culture by serving first jhal moore. 1:- Get the glimpse of West Bengal 2:- Neat & Clean 3:- Authentic decoration 4:- Serve Bengali & North Indian food Cons 1:- No proper washroom 2:- Wait time for food is more 3;-... More 

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Thank vdey87
Chennai, India
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

The bayleaf is located in Gopalapuram and the restaurant is mainly know for it's Bengali food. They offer North Indian and Bengali cuisine. It is not a very large place and a bit confined, with decent ambiance. We ordered a few of the usuals - a mixed non-veg platter, some indian breads, mutton gravy, etc., and I have to say... More 

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2 Thank JZN007
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

A small place but great food. Not many variety but whatever they offer is awesome. Not on the main cathedral road but slightly interior

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Thank Chandrachudan I
Chennai, India
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Any fan of Kati Rolls must visit Bay Leaf at least once a month (or once a week, if you're one of my friends!). They consistently deliver incredibly tasty food. I'd recommend the chicken egg roll or the lasooni chicken roll, my vegetarian friends rave about the paneer kati roll as well.

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Thank VaybeePearkashi
Chennai, India
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2015

Today on this auspicious day of Makar Shankranti I had a sumptuous Bengali lunch in Bay leaf restaurant ,Chennai. My taste buds of bengali food , dna inside me rejuvinated with every dish me and my wife shared there. Mug dal with green peas , fine cut potato stics , Hilsha bhape , Kosha Mangso all were truely authentic in... More 

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4 Thank Tan6663
Mumbai, India
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2014

Thanx for bengali food at Chennai. Getting authenticate Bengali dish that to be at Chennai was extremely pleasing. You need to pay high for getting some unexpected at odd locations--same holds for this joint too. A Cafe type ambience but provides quality bong food-still I remember the aloo posto.

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4 Thank AnindaGupta
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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200 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

The place is a typical Bengali food joint and attracts mainly Bongs located in Chennai. My daughter visited this place few times earlier and suggested that I should also try the food there. We ordered few typical Bengali dishes and the food was good - served in the right temperature. Kosha Mansho (mutton (sukha) cooked in spices) was really tasty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14, 6th Street, Chennai 600086, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai>  > Teynampet
  • Neighbourhood: Teynampet
  • Phone Number: 28114557

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