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Cilantro

1 Gst Road, Le Royal Meridien Hotel | St. Thomas Mount, Chennai (Madras) 600032, India
91 44 2231 4343
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Ranked #23 of 2,143 Restaurants in Chennai (Madras)
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: Continental
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I enjoyed South Indian delicacies with good variety. Quality of food was good. Shams was quite hospitable. Willy Chef was quite interactive. Overall, my stay was worth having food in Cilantro.

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Chenni
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I had a lot of variety to choose and the taste was excellent in Cilantro Restaurant. Employees were so friendly and service oriented and offered suggestions. Jack gave friendly move.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

the place felt nice and cozy for a relaxing evening. Service was prompt and courteous. Though the buffet spread appeared inviting, the food quality failed to impress. Pizza we ordered at the live counter was a disaster. chinese spread looked good on table, but tasted average. only the indian and continental dishes were reasonable.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Have gone here several times for their wonderful buffet lunches/dinners. The food is varied and is good. The light local touches are well thought of and decently made. The decor is nice - but the music can get loud sometimes - but they will reduce the volume if you ask them to. In the end, it offers the best value... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Been there on 21st for lunch. Was planning to start with continental food, but on chef's recommendation started with oriental food. The grouper fish preparation was excellent. The chef continued to guide us with multiple other choices which were all very good. This is one of my favorite places for Christmas as the turkey, pork and lamb was good couple... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

I had a complimentary breakfast, a lunch and a dinner. Breakfast was so nice with live kitchen chef preparing dosa and omlet. Idly was so puffy and nice. Saravanabhavan style of sambar and chutney was so tasty. Wonderful choice of food in Cilantro Restaurant. Good service staff.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We liked the food spread and the service. The fatty Chef was quite active and interactive. Especially, we liked South Indian Food very much. Finally, the deserts were mouth-watering.

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Jamshedpur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I like the lavish variety of food. It tasted good. Attention of staff was good from the point of view of service.

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Coimbatore, India
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Long and wide spread of varieties, excellent interaction by Chef Willy and good service by stewards.

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Kumbakonam, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Wow. What a variety of food? Need at least 5 stomachs to taste all vegetarian food. Music was good. Spent nearly two hours relizhing the food and music.

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