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Reviewed 24 October 2021

food was too oily and ambience and location wise in the heart of city. I you are into masala type south Indian you may like the food.

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 13 July 2020

I have visited this Cafe with my Friends. I experienced awesome quality of food in this Cafe with my friends.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 28 June 2020

This restaurant is located near police bazaar. We liked the food taste and was very economic. Different cuisines are also available here. At last, best place for vegetarian.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 13 May 2020

This is a pure vegetarian restaurant. This is a must visit place in case you love South India food. The sambhar was delicious.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 3 March 2020

This restaurant is located about less than 10 minutes walk from centre point,police bazaar. This restaurant is near to Shillong bus stand /Meghalaya Government tourist office. This restaurant opens at about 8:30 Am. We had Idly,Vada,Dosas here. Everything was superb,Chutneys and Sambhar was also very...good.The owner of this restaurant is very friendly person. Highly recommended place for south Indian(Tamilian) breakfast.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 7 February 2020

A pure veg restaurant with good food and a hygienic place. A must visit if you want to take a break from meat.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 8 November 2019 via mobile

We were seeking directions to a much advertised vegetarian South Indian restaurant in Shillong. It was suggested that we try Madras Cafe for more authentic Tamil taste, albient in average ambience. We accepted the suggestion and were not disappointed. We had masals and sada dosas,...uttapa and filter coffee. The coconut chutney and sambar served with the snacks were 90%+ authentic, as were the uttapa and filter coffee, and the dosas were 70% authentic.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 9 October 2019 via mobile

Still not a bad place for dosas especially on a lazy Sunday afternoon. They get the crisp of a dosa quite well and waiters are attentive.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 5 September 2019 via mobile

Once upon a time, Madras Cafe used to give New India Restaurant stiff competition. Considering that the latter has long gone, I was quite disappointed that the quality of food isn't much to write about, though the price may be reasonable for some. The staff...are ever courteous, if one can get them away from the TV. I wouldn't go all the way there for a meal as so many options are now available in town.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 31 August 2019

Very tasty south India food available here if anyone interested to taste South Indian food visit Madras Cafe

Date of visit: August 2019
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Response from Ravi C | Reviewed this property |
It's a reasonably priced hotel. Not expensive at all. Don't recall the exact price, unfortunately.
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Yes, Madras Cafe offers takeaway services.

Madras Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4