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Lake Road, Thekkady, Thekkady 685536, India
#919961213107
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cute little restaurant

Cute and friendly little restaurant. Made a nice change having some different foods other than Indian! We love Indian food but made a nice change to have some pasta and garlic baguette!! The owner is very friendly. We enjoyed our evening here. Don't be out off by the little dirt road to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
GabbyDurrin
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Westhampton, Massachusetts
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Madurai
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

Serves good variety of continental food. Food here is very fresh! Subha and Raji are good cooks. They also have cooking classes!!

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Westhampton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Cute and friendly little restaurant. Made a nice change having some different foods other than Indian! We love Indian food but made a nice change to have some pasta and garlic baguette!! The owner is very friendly. We enjoyed our evening here. Don't be out off by the little dirt road to the restaurant!!

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My mom and I had a tasty breakfast here at this charming little restaurant, which is located down a little path off of the main road. The husband-wife team running the place do everything themselves and are very friendly and hard working. The highlight of our experience was the cooking class we took that afternoon at the owner's house, led... More 

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41 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I loved the chocolate fantasy pastry and the hot chocolate but when the bill arrived I was surprised as we had to pay quite a lot for the normal things. Taste is good but not value for money. There are lot many bakeries in Thekaddy to try for. Its a nice place but there are better coffee and bakery shops... More 

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milano
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Don't get scared off by the narrow dirt road or the very naïf hut.. you are about to taste some delicious food made with love from the owners. The menu is a mix of indian, israeli and some european influences (name comes from the homemade baguettes). We stopped by for lunch and tasted the indian specials.. we were so happy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

after weeks of fried dalh and chapatis I needed egg and chips..and these lovely people made them for me. great ambiance, not to be missed. They don't speak French! try it

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

We had food at the French restaurant which has nothing french or European. A small tent with 3 tables. The juice and the food is freshly prepared. But only the juice is good. I really did not like the food out here.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This was a great find. The proprietors Reji and Subha Kumar go out of there way to make you welcome and they have a menu to cater for all tastes. This is quite simply family cooking at it's best. So good I didn't eat anywhere else !! Subha will also on request teach the fine art of Keralan cookery skills.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

The 'French' Restaurant isn't all that French. Once you get over that mental hurdle you get a chance to taste some excellent Indian Food. The pizzas looked good as well but why on earth would you eat Western Food in India. Aloo Palak and Aloo Gobi were excellent here as was the veg curry. Food takes about 30-40 minutes as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

There is nothing French about it It's only the name.There are three tables in a tented kind of accommodation . Bread which they bake at home is not fermented properly and spaghetti they boil in pressure cooker Very ordinary I would not recommend to any one

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  • Address: Lake Road, Thekkady, Thekkady 685536, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thekkady
  • Phone Number: #919961213107

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