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The Wharf

#29 of 5,906 Restaurants in Chennai
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Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay, Lobby Level, 57, Covelong Road, Kovalam Road, East Coast Road, Mamallapuram, Chennai 603104, India
+91 44 2744 3636
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went for dinner on the 12th May, the moon was full, breeze felt nice and the ambiance was nice. The service was decent. The food, I have had far better sea food at a 1/3rd the price. For the price they are charging, they could use better varieties of fish and could put in some effort to make t he... More 

Thank JuggyKota
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was overtly expensive but just the view, ambience and sitting In the open listening to the waves compensates for it..... Make sure you book a table early coz otherwise​ you may not get a table outside the main dining area... Was disappointed with the lobster...but overall the food was good as expected a nice place for a romantic dinner....But... More 

Thank john j
Chennai, India
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256 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently on our trip to Chennai, we had our lunch in this restaurant, wow..!! It was really superb, we ordered some sea food and dishes such as tuna, pink seal, prawns as well as meals ... Which were delivered little bit late, but it is worth to wait, they took nearly 13 minutes to deliver an entire order , the... More 

Thank 48aravindh
Tok, Alaska
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558 reviews
341 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They recommend us this restaurant on Radisson. Service was slow and food was good but highly expensive. Wifi only for hotel guests, they dont care if you are gonna pay 100€ for a lunch that you wont get it. We wont come back, service was not good

Thank Armeniarules
Vadodara, India
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440 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 895 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The steward gave us two options for seatings : Covered restaurant and by the sea . We had the sea shore seating facing the sea breeze . We had ordered Herbed Chicken caeser a la wharf as appetizer ; Four season salad with orange marmalade dressing ; Paturi Machchhi kebab – spit cooked chunks of fresh fish marinated with mustard... More 

Thank Dilip S
Ayer's Cliff, Canada
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We are staying at this resort with Gate 1 tours and decided to have dinner at The Wharf which is literally just a couple hundred meters up from the beach shoreline. Open air vista, incredible menu with grilled options and sauces galore. Our waiter, Chandra Shekhair, was patient in his explainations of the meal options and provided our two dinners... More 

Thank suzi d
Bengaluru, India
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I had my lunches here during my stay at Radisson Blu Temple Bay Resort. The catch of the day - Red Snapper, Basa, Pomfret and Jumbo prawns were fresh and nicely prepared by the house chef. The Bar here serves all expected cocktails, mocktails and alcohol varieties. The ambience is just fantastic with the vast ocean in sight while gorging... More 

Thank MoumitaDeb
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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114 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

What an incredible evening. Dining under the stars, enjoying jumbo prawns, recently pulled from the sea. Tried something the menu called "elephant foot" root. Incredibly tasty! We later saw them being sold in a market place, and they DO look like elephant foot. It reminded me of taro root. Chef turned it into something amazing! The seafood sampler was stunningly... More 

Thank Pamela S
Chicago, Illinois
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141 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The restaurant is near the beach at the Radisson. Very nice atmosphere, dining inside or out. We had giant prawns, lobster, chicken and fish, and it was all very delicious for a quite reasonable price. Excellent value for the money.

Thank kingatchgook
Monterey County, California
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80 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I very rarely rate anything 5 stars, but this place totally deserves it. We ate there on our recent 3 weeks in India and it was definitely our best meal. I had the whole grilled fish and it was just delicious: fresh and perfectly prepared. All side dishes were also wonderful and the ambiance-like a beach side place- was great.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Indian, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay, Lobby Level, 57, Covelong Road, Kovalam Road, East Coast Road, Mamallapuram, Chennai 603104, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2744 3636

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?