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77, Galle Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka
112497372
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Indian Meals & Tiffins...

Probably the oldest & most reliable destination for authentic South Indian food.....and still is....

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Capt_H_Reddy
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Probably the oldest & most reliable destination for authentic South Indian food.....and still is....

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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Even though I had just left South India, when I read about Chutneys I thought it was worth comparing. Located within Cinnamon Hotel, took us a while to find, a luxurious 5 star. Went on a Saturday night and we were worried that we were not dressed appropriately nor did we have a reservation. But we got in and secured... More 

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newport beach CA
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3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It was a complete Indian restaurant with lots of varieties of Indian cuisine. I wish if they had more vegetarian choices.Good service. good ambiance,obviously it is located in a top 5 star hotels in Colombo

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Colombo
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

chutneys has a very good collection of Indian food. I love dosai..potato bonda and gulab jamun . they are very yummy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Liked the fact that there are so many different varieties of indian food availible such as thali meals from kerala and a selection of food from karunataka and tamil nadu.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is by far the best Indian food I have had in my life. This is coming from someone who has been to India Many many times. From the time you enter until you leave the ambiance is excellent, the service is five star and the food is the benchmark for all Indian food around the world. The quantities of... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Ambiance was good . Food arrived together and was tasty . Service was good . Only delay was the serving the bill . Took too long .

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Way too noisy probably because tables are too close together. Although food is great probably will never go there again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I have eaten here before. Restaurant is in cinnamon Grand hotel. Long wait to eat. Food is reasonable but costly. Staff varied. Sri Lanka has better restaurants to offer than this Overrated.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Had a very enjoyable meal. Liked that the menu was devided into regions, with different local dishes. The dishes we had were top quality but prices with taxes etc quit high, but the venue is decidedly upmarket.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 77, Galle Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: 112497372

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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