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Chakra

No 1 Jalan Yusof Taha, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
+60 7-223 9991
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Ranked #7 of 423 restaurants in Johor Bahru
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Private Dining
Description: Since opening its doors in 2005, Chakra has already made a name for itself amongst discerning diners in Johor. Dining out at chakra is a unique experience, bringing you the essence of fine Indian cuisine, in stylish and sophisticated Surroundings or at the comfort of your own home with our takeaway service. Specialising in Indian food, the restaurant offers authentic high quality Indian cuisine which is freshly prepared using only the finest ingredients with an exquisite blend of aromatic and delicate herbs and spices. Our chefs are highly experienced, trained & worked in India in leading Restaurants & hotels. Their skill, expertise and passion will bring you a diverse range of culinary tastes where you can enjoy choosing from the very best starters to vegetarian specialties to exotic meat dishes to coastal sea food authentic dishes and last at not least without our Yummy desserts..
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Private Dining
Description: Since opening its doors in 2005, Chakra has already made a name for itself amongst discerning diners in Johor. Dining out at chakra is a unique experience, bringing you the essence of fine Indian cuisine, in stylish and sophisticated Surroundings or at the comfort of your own home with our takeaway service. Specialising in Indian food, the restaurant offers authentic high quality Indian cuisine which is freshly prepared using only the finest ingredients with an exquisite blend of aromatic and delicate herbs and spices. Our chefs are highly experienced, trained & worked in India in leading Restaurants & hotels. Their skill, expertise and passion will bring you a diverse range of culinary tastes where you can enjoy choosing from the very best starters to vegetarian specialties to exotic meat dishes to coastal sea food authentic dishes and last at not least without our Yummy desserts..
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This place was like missing good old days! Super rustic kind of environment. However the choice of food was super duper excellentt! They have wide variety of Northern & Southern Indian plus all segments of the menus are highly recommended for you to discover! I look forward to visit this restaurant again! Romba Nandri Chakra Team!

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!!! Thank you very much for your appreciation & sharing your review I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and and and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. we look forward to welcoming you again for... More

Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I would like to take this opportunity to thank the staff from Chakra! This actually happened some time ago. My mum went over with a friend and was double charged on a fish dish. They did know realized until i pointed out the problem. As i'm a frequent customer there, I know their prices more or less. So I called... More

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!!! Thank you very much for your appreciation & sharing your review I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and and and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. we look forward to welcoming you again for... More

Kuala Lumpur
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I had Indian food earlier at the Chakra in 2009 when on a visit to Johor Bahru and had decent memories about the food there. So,I decided to try it out once again on a weekend taking my family out for lunch at Chakra. The restaurant is situated near the city center and easy to get in and get out... More

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, We want to sincerely apologize for the unpleasant incident happened on the day of your dining @chakra What you experienced is totally unacceptable and we have already taken steps to ensure that this does not happen in the future. We are very sorry that we did not meet your expectations and did not live up to our... More

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Great house and dine concept, price can be very upmarket but worth the taste we don't have another place like this in JB. Wonderful concept though,

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again for another fine moment with us.... More

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We have eaten at Chakra many times and have yet to be disappointed. The food is very tasty and the variety is excellent. The service is friendly and attentive and they are always pleased to see you! The restaurant is in a beautiful old building and you can dine in a private room if you should choose to. You can... More

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again for another fine moment with us.... More

Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Top Contributor
172 reviews 172 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

One of the best Indian restaurant in Johor Bahru. Has private dining room if on request. Very authentic Northern Indian fare & also Pakistani too. Try the banana lassi it's great to cool down your bowels after much intake of spicy foods.

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again for another fine moment with us.... More

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Excellent if you like indian food as they serve the original recipes. have the chef to select the dishes of the day and you will not regret it. A good place to have a great meal

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep the team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again for another fine moment with us.... More

Portland, Oregon
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

My family and I ate here tonight. It was an upscale Indian restaurant. The service was professional and attentive. It was a recommendation from a local family and we weren't disappointed. There were four of us so we ordered four different things and all of them were very good. If we ever make it back to JB, we will certainly... More

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again for a fine moment with us.... More

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

One of the best restaurant in JB offering Indian food. we were a big group 14 people with different tastes but everyone was very satisfied with the food here. be it vegeterian or non vegetarian cuisines...all tasted very good and we ended up over eating. try the Bhindi masla and chilli paneer ....awesome

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer Greetings from Chakra Restaurant!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. I am glad to know that you enjoyed your meal and we have met your expectation, feedback like yours will also keep our team motivated. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again for a fine moment with us.... More

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I went to chakra last evening, we order nandu rasam(crab rasam), naan keema, tandori masala, mutton varuval all together the total of our dinner last night was S$100(ringgit) Honestly the nandu rasam was really superb Omg i can just go back there just for it no doubt. The naan keema not recommended unless you are really lover of north indian... More

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chakra_rest_jb, Manager at Chakra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Chakra!!! Thank you very much for sharing your review. Let me first apologize on not meeting your expectation and i assure you to work on the areas you highlighted. We really appreciate this gesture and feedback. I shall have your feedback shared with our team. We look forward to welcoming you again for a fine moment... More

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