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Hotel Saravana Bhavan

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) #82 of 5,985 Restaurants in Chennai ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
102, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Near Panagal Park, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai 600017, India
+91 44 2815 4662
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sambar” (21 reviews)
“thali” (19 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
102, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Near Panagal Park, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai 600017, India
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Reviews (216)
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had S Indian veg meals, paper roast and rawa dosa. The standard seems to have slightly dipped. Not the out of the world S Indian fare that one gets at Saravana Bhavan.

Thank SunilNambiar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Saravana Bhavan for lunch while shopping for silk sarees in T. Nagar in Chennai. The ambience is average and there is scope for improvement in cleanliness. However the food in awesome. Hot Idlis, dosas and Uttapams are southern specialities. Taste of chuttneys and...More

Thank gdbhinge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A trip to Chennai was never complete without a visit to Saravana Bhavan. Over the years the restaurant has become and chain and down side is the quality that it was know for. I would go to this place now as a last resort when...More

1  Thank Chandu R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first time in Hotel Saravana Bhavan and its been truly amazing.. Very tasty and fresh items.. Quality of the idli, dosa were absolutely perfect!!!!

Thank manas a
Reviewed 10 May 2017

we used to be regular to saravana bhavan for breakfast every sunday. i used to love the dosa sambar! i went abroad to study for 2 years and when i returned, i went back to saravana bhavan and i must say, i was sorely disappointed....More

1  Thank d3vasena
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The food is of high quality, but the quantity is a bit low for the price. The atmosphere is good, and is friendly to tourists as well as regulars alike. Overall nice hotel and to say, the quality is maintained across the chain of restaurants...More

Thank Avinash N
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

For north indian travellers its a must as you can find variety of authentic south Indian dishes. Ghee paper roast is must have.

Thank ankit s
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Located in the busy area Pondy bazaar,known for tasty varieties ,hygienic preparations,served hot.service is good .

Thank sridharml007
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

No longer Value for money. Quality of food is on the decline over the recent years. Visited a few branches and am particularly disappointed with Pondy Bazaar which has become a bit on dingy side. Good food but not worth price.

Thank Eswar108
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Rangoli..a gujarati/rajasthani restaurants which offer a complete thali and is truly north indian; from starters,drink, main course, sides and desserts. Buffet is a real luxury with range of varieties that change almost every day. It is worth the price and suitable for lunch. EMPTY YOUR...More

Thank gomathik2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Near Panagal Park, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai 600017, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai>  > Thyagaraya Nagar
  • Neighbourhood: Thyagaraya Nagar
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2815 4662
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