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Sabari Nest, # 105, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore,, Chennai (Madras) 600004, India
9789062857
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Local cuisine

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Average food

It is owned by Sri Krishna sweets and it was long back i tasted food, It was not up to the mark and it is average only.

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 8, 2014
Shiva S
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Chennai (Madras), India
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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Chennai (Madras), India
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Pallipalayam biriyani with Lady's finger curry is the best combination in this restaurant. They make authentic appam. Worth try for all veggies

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Chennai (Madras), India
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Fantastic food choices and excellent ambiance to spend your evening dine with near and dear ones. Try their authentic menus which would make you feel good and yummy.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It is owned by Sri Krishna sweets and it was long back i tasted food, It was not up to the mark and it is average only.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

As much as the name attracts anyone to peep in expecting some mouth-watering food, one's decision not to revisit comes in sooner than later.

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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

This restaurant is from the famous coimbatore based Sri Krishna Sweets shop...specializing in the kongunadu ethnic vegetarian delicacies...something a unique and interesting experience to cherish on a relaxed evening soaked in minimal but elegant ambience

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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168 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

This restaurant is from the famous coimbatore based Sri Krishna Sweets shop...specializing in the kongunadu ethnic vegetarian delicacies...something a unique and interesting experience to cherish on a relaxed evening soaked in minimal but elegant ambience

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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

Rasam was touted as 'the' restaurant for south indian food and it was bang on the center of the radhakrishnan salai and I assumed that it will give good ol' Woodlands and Saravana bhavan a run for their money, but it was such a terrible experience, that my friend with finer tastes vomitted the food in the restaurant itself. The... More 

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37 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Went to RK Salai branch for lunch with Dad,sister and Nephew. Lift up to resturant there is a FULL MEAL DEAL to taste the South Indian cusine. We ordered of that and then north indian al carte. Will recommend south indian meal,though it is a bit expensive compared to other south indian food resturants, but its good. There is a... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2011

I am an avid vegetarian eater. This is one place where you can definitely go with your parents or loved ones(Boyfriend or girlfriend). I bet you will like the place and food. It has the name for quality through its attachments with Sri Krishna Sweets. It will cost you around 200-250 if you eat big:P . The food tastes really... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2010

Folks..I live on meat , but I love veg food too...Its very hard to convince me to have veg food and praise it... I have been here thirce just to have their meals ..its close to 150 Rs ...It was excellent..I infact begged the waiter to get be some more Veg Biryani in what was supposed to be a ste... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sabari Nest, # 105, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore,, Chennai (Madras) 600004, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: 9789062857

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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