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52, Jln Maarof, Bangsar Baru, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
03-22871228
Today
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lives up to its brand name

There are 6 locations of the restaurants in KL and PJ (including the one in KLCC food court). The choice of food and the taste is on par with what you get in India. The chefs and waiters are from India and that explains the good taste and service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
smartaus
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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82 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Madurai, India
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The thali meals provided in the hotel are not worth the money but other items are worth a try, especially those like dosa and naan.

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Bangkok, Thailand
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

If you are missing Chennai and if you in Brickfields KL, visit HSB. Also walkable from the KL Sentral. Try the coffee for chennai sake. Their sweets and savories are also different from the locally avaialble ones, tyr them.

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London
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

This was our seventh country where Saravana Bhavan rescued us from 'meat with everything ordered' even if you make it clear you are vegetarian. The food was outstanding; freshly made and wonderfully tasty. No chicken stock for vegetarians here! If you love authentic Indian dishes this us the place in KL.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

There are 6 locations of the restaurants in KL and PJ (including the one in KLCC food court). The choice of food and the taste is on par with what you get in India. The chefs and waiters are from India and that explains the good taste and service.

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New Delhi, India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Saravana Bhavan is usually sought after for the great South Indian food, the food in KLCC SB is like other places - quite good, however the Attitude of the staff is just pathetic - hardly speaks and responds to queries you may have...it almost felt like they being obliging you by providing you food there...Had there been a choice I... More 

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Mumbai, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Being a vegetarian, this place was a second house in KL. the food quality and the service is excellent, Close to the MRT station and open till night.

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Plaine des papayes, mauritius
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

I have been there several times and the place is always busy. The waiters are very helpful. It is a well cleaned place to eat. Great food for vegetarians..our order came on time and didn't have to wait much. The prices are reasonable.

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Chennai
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Couldn't resist the temptation to have south indian food after 10 days into travel. It was wonderful lunch that we had, staff were very friendly, helped us with direction to the near by Central Market.

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Navi Mumbai, India
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

good restaurant, cheap food, nice neat and clean place, affordable for people, taste is good and quality is also good. even good biriyani vaialble at good affordable cheap rates and nice quality. Dosa is also great.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I saw some reviews that the service is slow. may be it happens with few people but never happened to us. Restaurant is clean and the service staffs are really good. We regularly visit this place and never got disappointed. They have a uniqueness in their recipes and serve great south Indian food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 52, Jln Maarof, Bangsar Baru, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: 03-22871228

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?