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Lakshmi Shankar Mess

Thadagam Road | Near GCT College, Coimbatore, India
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Ranked #9 of 353 restaurants in Coimbatore
Cuisines: Indian
Most recent review
- Jun 13, 2014
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English first
Coimbatore, India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Food tastes good in your first or initial few visits but later on you feel that variety and taste can be improved little more. Recently they started charging extra money, say for example Rs 5 extra charged if you ask one more cup of cocunut milk for Aappam or Idiyappam. The quantity of concunut milk provided is less and usually... More

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Bangalore, India
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

this is the best place for south indian food. the food never makes you sick. there is no item which is fried in oil and it is a great start to healthy eating. the soups, salad and payasam they give in the afternoon is so very interesting. no pickle, appalam fried without oil, chapathi which is done with zero oil,... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Coimbatore is a lovely place known for its climate and wide varieties of food. Being a foodie i have visited to several places in and around Coimbatore that offers different kinds of cuisine. That's how i discovered Hotel Lakshmi Sankar mess located on Thadagam road, next to GCT. As the name suggests, its a typical mess like setup and the... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Good food and service...must visit for those who prefer non vegetarians...recently they have opened a branch in Chennai Anna nagar (near roundtana) too...hope food tastes same here too!

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Coimbatore, India
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4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Had a chance to have lunch at this place with my family and was taken aback by the simplicity and gracious manner the staffs served us. I was bit skeptic after going thru the reviews by our fellow reviewers here, but it was a great that I had lunch here. Its absolutely healthy devoid of any Fried Items and less... More

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Coimbatore, India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Lakshmi shankar Mess is known for its 100% vegetarian food with its greens dish,salads.has a very unique homely food taste and the lunch is value for money.The amount of side dishes they serve with hospitality is very interesting and one will really enjoy the food. Situated near GCT college on Thadagam road and the banana leaf service is also very... More

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Coimbatore, India
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This is one of the few places that actually use little or no oil to cook food. All the dishes are prepared in a homely fashion and have no sideeffects. Though the ambience can put you down a little, its a safe bet for someone who like to try food with a natural touch.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

It's 100% southern the place might make you feel uncomfortable but once the food is served you can forget that and enjoy the food, go for afternoon meals and enjoy the full meals tummy full if you don't have work lucky go to sleep as you will end up eating more

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Chennai (Madras), India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Menu limited - no frills attached homely food... nice place to satisfy your palate without pinch in your pocket...okay atmosphere

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coimbatore
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7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

u can have homely food in reasonable price, the lunch is really healthy one - one spinach soup, one spinach kootu, with typical south Indian meals - worth trying

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