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Ponnusamy

#24, Wellington Estate Ethiraj Salai Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600004, India (Nungambakkam)
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Ranked #203 of 2,145 restaurants in Chennai (Madras)
Cuisines: Indian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Neighborhood: Nungambakkam
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Chennai (Madras), India
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Non vegetarian food is of good taste in this hotel.The biriyani taste & Price is cool.The service is speed and friendly.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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137 reviews 137 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I have visited this restaurant countless times when ever I am at Chennai and whenever I want to have an excellent, full fledged and delicious south Indian dinner. it is ideal to go with full family and have an enjoyable Dinner. Biriyani is also is available but if you go late after 10-00 p.m you it may get exausted. Both... More

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Bangalore, India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

If you are in Chennai and looking for local cuisine then this is the place to visit. Tough its a little crowded but worth the compromise.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

We walked into their branch in pondicherry and was in for a shock. The waiter was insisting we order a starter, when we declined all his suggestions, he forced us to order the special of the day - "chicken balls" Firstly the "starter" was served after our lunch was almost over and then the dish arrived with all 15 pieces... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Ok now, whether you're a first time traveler to India or a native of India and looking for a true Chettinaud cuisine, this is it!!! My favorite is the biriyani and mutton chukka. You can also try different types of chicken dishes, fried meat balls are great as well.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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77 reviews 77 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

If you like seafood and dont mind a little spice you must go here. The most reasonable and delicious food in this chain of restaurants. Great value for money.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We always eat here whenever we're in chennai. Food delicious without any change in taste every time we eat. Chicken 65 is best. Biryani, egg & mutton tasty too! Not spicy. One setback is the wash basin which seems to be dirty always. No cleaning done to the washing area. Good that the wash area is outside the dining area.... More

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mumbai
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This place is old. Poor decor Needs a face lift Food is good Crab is super Prawns 65 was not nice. Chennai Poor Restaurant Lovely Meal Not Recommended Bhagwan Mumbai India

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Bangalore, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

it was quite delicious and had value for money, the service was also ok and what we like the most was the quality and the portion. went with family, they really enjoyed and felt it as the best one. when we see this name anywhere we think we will feel hungry it is quite tempting.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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162 reviews 162 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Appearances are deceptive. This place is the best example. The approach road is dark and dingy. The place is about as old looking as old can get. But then when the food hits your mouth, all of those thoughts go flying out of the window. The food is exquisite. The service is really quick. It doesn't burn a hole in... More

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