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Sathyam Theater | Royapetah, Chennai, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant is inside Satyam cinemas campus in Royapettah. Initial days their taste used to be extraordinary but now a days the quality has come down but not bad at the same time not exceptional like initial days. IT is over crowded during weekend at in the evenings on weekdays.

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Thank Lakshmi Narayan... S
Chennai, India
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68 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Location: Inside sathyam, though you have sufficient parking but putting it in the right slot else removing it can become difficult. Ambience: Decent, can get slightly crampy. Service: Avinash was serving us, he was slightly naive and enthusiastic. He took additional measures to cross verify for our movie timing and our food needs and giving recommendations with great fervour. Making... More 

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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Offers good veg tasty snacks. They are prepared right in front of you. The variety available is multitude, and if are in the mood you can choose many long forgotten dishes.

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Thank Prakash B
Chennai
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286 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Only a limited number of South Indian dishes are on offer but the food is served piping hot and is delicious. The Keerai vadai and Pongal are awesome.

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Thank GitaChennai
Hyderabad, India
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

I loved the food - had a very homely taste and well prepared. Will definitely go again when in Chennai. The restaurant is situated opposite a creche so if you have kids, you can leave for few hours at the creche and enjoy your meal or a movie at Satyam theatre. They were quick in serving the food and their... More 

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Thank Sagira J
Chennai (Madras), India
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015

The service was so pathetic, no one attended the table for more than 20 mins even though there was customers only in 4 tables including me. when i asked for water the kept only the glass after 30 mins with no water the served water after my meal was served. i ordered one south Indian meal and mini meal, the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

We have been to ID at Phoenix quite a few times and have always come out thinking we should avoid it the next time. You have to be very patient about the service - even when it is empty. There will always be a few items on the menu (and it is a very small menu) which wouldn't be available... More 

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2 Thank Amit (A.) J
New Delhi, India
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48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015

The authentic taste of the food. Large variety of south indian dishes with new flavours. The mysore masala rawa dosa was amazing. Please do not miss the buttermilk and various chutneys.

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2 Thank Vijaypm
New Delhi, India
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47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2014

The restaurant is a little difficult to access, being part of the Sathyam theatre complex. There are not too many seats available, so you may have to wait a while to get your turn, but the food is worth waiting for . I would in particular recommend the Idlis and Pongal. The idlies are really soft and melt in your... More 

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Thank KKR66
Chennai, India
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Must try: masala Vadai Rava Idly And Adai Avial. Authentic southindian Breakfast. Parking to be done in theater parking and need to walk to restaurant on 2nd floor. Very good Atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sathyam Theater | Royapetah, Chennai, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai
Description
Outstanding South Indian food. Awesome idles, flavoured dosas and other south Indian dishes coupled with great service.

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