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restoran saravanna

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18 Jalan Bendahara, Melaka, Malaysia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saravana restoran in a indian food the roti canai is amazing with a fish cuŕy and the rest of the food mix awsome And the admosefere is amazing

Thank Carson L
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94 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sought this place out after other reviewers' positive comments but unfortunately we were disappointed with the food and the lack of helpful service. The manager spoke English and was very quick to seat us and offer suggestions for lunch. He didn't return. We battled to order watermelon juices (no alcohol available)' mutton Marsala and the banana leaf mutton dish... More 

Thank cathydel
Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch after some recommendations from the local.Ordered 2 banana leave meals,mutton ,fried fish,thosai and 3 drinks which came up to MYR 68. Banana leave meal was delicious and so was the thosai.Mutton was very tender and kicked in the right blend of spices.Fried fish was extremely crispy but way too salty. Waiters were slow to take order,and kept... More 

Thank S U
Melaka, Malaysia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This place offers a variety of South indian dishes which caters to vegetarians and non-vegetarians. The service is fast and the food prices is reasonable. However it is quitye difficult to get parking around this place.

Thank samsingh08
Auckland, New Zealand
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Excellent tosai, poori, roti, idly with great chutneys and Indian coffee (dark with condensed milk). Another great suggestion from our local hosts. (Don't bother with the Nasi Lemak...plain and unexciting by comparison with the others.

Thank JiaYee82
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

One if the best in town .slightly spicy. The street it self is all owned by indian .you can get all sorts of merchandise. Cloth. Spices. Sari ect

1 Thank john s
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47 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

When we were searching for Indian vegetarian meal options in Melaka,this restaurant was our best option for light dinner.The ambience is not very nice and it is little crowded .one major plus point is wide variety of vegetarian meal options and Very good taste of items as well

Thank Sriva
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We came here on our first day we arrived in Melaka! We really fell in love with the food here! It's so awesome tasting and service excellence! We returned here the next day to have our second round of banana leaf lunch! It's yummy and we are definitely gonna recommend this place to all our family and friends! Well done

Thank shamini82
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73 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Had the banana leaf vegetarian set meal.. it all comes with no negotiation... tried to get a roti bread with it but only got blank looks (my problem as I don't speak Hindi). Very tasty but not very spicy (had expected a spicy hot meal... perhaps they dumb it down for the tourists). Will be going again as we did... More 

Thank Gypsytwitchers
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Good meals, especially their dinner and breakfast.We went there as family. Therefore we ordered puri, thosai, masala thosai, onion uthappam,fluffy idli,roti canai,masala tea, coffee and etc...Trust me all of these items were good.Their curries and chutneys were good too.Worth eating here.

Thank VRia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Jalan Bendahara, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 062830295
This is a south indian restaurant I stumbled across in the Little India district of Melaka. I love south indian vegetarian food and this was one of the best. I spoke with the manager afterwards and he gave me a card as my cousin who lives in singapore is thinking of visiting.

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