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Behind Trivandrum Tennis Club, Kowdiar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695003, India
471 2727034
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Indian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is our nth visit to the restaurant... reason : good food with reasonable price and quantity. Even though the place is small, it's very silent and best for family dining. Only thing need to be improve is "Service". Don't know why owners are not interested in making good and pleasing staffs.

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Pune, India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Food is very nice, service & attitude has become more pathetic... We would not go here again. Takeaway also takes hell of a lot of time... The owner sits there all the time. The problem is, he just sits there...

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I normally come here for lunch, but the attitude of the people who are serving here is a complete let down. They seemed arrogant for some reason. I'd recommend avoiding it as there are many other restaurants which offer good food and better service(definitely better than Kalavara). If you go there alone, chances are high that you might be ignored... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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74 reviews 74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Kalavara used to be years back one of the premium dine in places in Trivandrum. Having shifted to Kowdiar there is a massive difference in the menu as well as the ambience. It is cramped for space. The tables are not properly places there is an acre space between the seats and the tables. The food seemed okay. We tried... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Kalavara is quite little place best suited for family and couples. Its located far away from hustle n bustle of traffic. The ambiance is above average, menu options average, food taste average. But the place is damn cheap. You can go here if you dont want to see and endure typical rush n noise of low end fast food joints.... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Hopeless food. no variety, no taste.. we went twice since it is very close to our work place. Both the times we were so unsatisfied and ended up wasting almost everything we ordered.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

food good as usual.... you know you remember some tastes... i always make sure i go back to kalavara when i am in tom

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Its a good restaurant located in Jawahar Nagar...easily accessible...decent food...used to be pretty good a few years ago,but quality has declined over the years.... food is priced reasonably...overrall an average restaurant that you can visit with your family

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Chennai (Madras), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We took lunch at the Kowdiar outlet on Christmas Day. They have limited menu, but not much delay in serving the items. The chappathis, side dish, rice items, all tasted good. Looks like this is mostly a take away restaurant. There is limited seating, but ambience is good. Anyone visiting museum/zoo can access this restaurant easily. Not very expensive.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I am not a regular visitor of this restaurant and I was referred by a colleague to visit this place. I would say the place was very nice. The location is very nice and ambiance is superb. The food quality is also very nice. The restaurant has limited number of seats and so you may have to wait little longer... More 

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Address: Behind Trivandrum Tennis Club, Kowdiar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695003, India
Phone Number: 471 2727034
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese, Indian

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