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Kumar's

Main St., Tanah Rata 39000, Malaysia
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Ranked #10 of 28 restaurants in Tanah Rata
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

The multiple waiters were very indifferent when taking our order. One waitress would take one's order, then start talking with someone else and after a minute or so, take the next order. The drinks were all just flavoured water instead of juice or shakes. The food was disgusting! I ordered the sweet and sour fish. A massive clove and many... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My experience with this restaurant is very different from my partner's. I had the tandoori chicken, it came fast and was amazing, I wish I had ordered two. My partner ordered banana leaf rice, and they told her they didn't have it, which was okay, we got something else, but the people beside us came after us (like ten minutes)... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

He had lunch here when we arrived to Tanahrata. The clay pot chicken rice was ok not much chicken though. The next night we ate here again. It was very busy so I understand it took a while to gf et our order food etc...and we weren't in a hurry. We ordered 2 chicken tandoori combos it was tasty. Overall... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We ate dinner at Kumar's but wished we had not. The food was terrible. We had one of the curries and one of the "kurmas", which didn't taste of anything and had the color of vomit. The service was bad, the waiters mainly joked around. Do not eat here if you like Indian food because it will ruin it for... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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265 reviews 265 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
271 helpful votes 271 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Being from the UK with great Indian Restos PLUS having spent 4 months in India trust me - the food here is very good. The pushy (and friendly!) guys who run it have banter with all who pass on the main st. Ate here most days in the 2 weeks we spent in TR. Had several Tandoori sets (RM9) with... More

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Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We will have to agree with Kassim, our host of our B&B; that this is one of the better Indian Restaurants in Tanah Rata. The choice of food is amazing; as the friendly staff of the restaurant will be sure that you are well taken care of!

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Kuala Lumpur
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Had late dinner with my family at Kumar's - coz my daughter couldn't take the spices from Singh Chapatti (which the food was pretty decent by the way). We didn't know what to expect, so we decided to NOT put a high expectation on the food in Kumar's. We ordered Chicken Tandoori, a plate of PLAIN rice, Maggie Goreng and... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Had a wonderful moment having our dinner meal here on our day 2 of visit to Cameron highland. Staffs are friendly, Meal portions are big and the taste of the food is exceptionally quality. This is our 2nd time of visit, 1st was somewhere in 2011. For anyone who wished to have an authentic and fine indian spice food, this... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

You need to go and talk to the guy who's cooking in front or who just calls out to you while you're passing. we didnt like the ready-made veggies so we told him what we wanted and he made it fresh for us. he also made us maggie goreng with lots of veggies - really good stuff. the highlight was... More

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Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We were at Kumar's for lunch. To begin with, this eatery looked dirty and greasy and the ironic part that we were there was due to the hyped up reviews in Trip visor. Thank you very much. We had a South Indian banana leaf rice set that consist 2 hard boiled egg masala, 1 small plate of chicken masala, 4... More

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