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New Kerala Cafe

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Varkala Kallambalam Road, Varkala 695141, India
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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Good prices

We went here for a breakfast, as they serve Indian one for a very reasonable price. Service is very fast and the food fresh and hot.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Marek J
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had fresh catch of the day from here.. prawns in butter garlic sauce and sizzlers. food was really tasty but they took so much time in serving which was a big turn off. So deducting one point for that.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a breakfast, as they serve Indian one for a very reasonable price. Service is very fast and the food fresh and hot.

Thank Marek J
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried several Verkala restaurants and New Kerala Cafe was our favorite. There are a lot of restaurants on the cliff and we only tried a handful so it would be unfair to say that New Kerala Cafe is the best, because we simply don't know, but it was very good with excellent friendly service and reasonable prices. The tandoori... More 

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Community of Madrid, Spain
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the special breakfast on a late sunday morning and it was fantastic! Lots of great food served with coffee and fresh natural juice! (no water, no sugar) for a reasonabe local price. Other people were having lunch and I have to stay everything smelt really good! The staff were very nice, it started raining so they offered me... More 

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Thalwil, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh. Finnaly some good cakes in Varkala. The food was amazing and the service friendly and fast. Have breakfast here. You will love it

Thank Oliver S
Varkala, India
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Good view, good vegetarians meals, prices qre very reasonnable .. falafel for 2.5 euros for example ... the waiters from Dharamshala are very friendly and helpfull ... good place to have a drink and a full lunch or dinner

Thank julienbrunois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

It's great to b here in new kerala cafe Great food..and the staff is very good I tried tandoori fish it was so tasty and butter Nan...

Thank Jan A
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

A good place to chill and have dinner at night! Good seafood & nice view. Varkala has a lot of attractions

Thank Shilpu7
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Lovely staff, great view (it is Varkala!) We at here countless times during our 5 week stay and had consistently good food. The take-a-way bakery food is great too.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Excellent food and service cafe is on the middle cliff a very relexing place to eat or just a nice cop of tea ................................

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Varkala Kallambalam Road, Varkala 695141, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Varkala
  • Phone Number: 8806162336

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian


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