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2 Ground Floor, Binny Road, Anna Salai | Vivanta By Taj Connemara, Express Estate, Thousand Lights, Chennai (Madras) 600002, India
91 44 6600 0000
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Ranked #38 of 2,483 Restaurants in Chennai (Madras)
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Navi Mumbai, India
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256 reviews 256 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

What a nice ambiance with great taste of South Indian delicacy in the heart of the city. Located in the heritage Taj Connemara Hotel an ideal place to taste the famous South Indian food. A heartiest welcome by the staff with smile really makes lots of difference when you enter to this restaurant. Started with papodum and you can select... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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59 reviews 59 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Nice to share experience when i was in Raintree, I had went to Alwarpet Raintree as well as in Anna salai, both there was a warm welcome and nice food .. But you can prefer buffet rather, it will be a bit expensive, but the value is good ..!

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Jiuzhaigou County, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We wandered in at 9:30, so there were few diners in the restaurant. This meant that our service was outstanding, though I had the impression it would be very good regardless. I can't speak to the authenticity, but I can say the food tasted fantastic, and measured up to the cost. Lamb was falling apart it was so tender, and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We had a stop over in Chennai and wanted a relaxing lunch. This resturant offered the promise of authentic local food and had great reviews. We sat outside and enjoyed the garden atmosphere, the service and their food very much. We ordered off the menu but you also get a variety of little surprises, three different kinds of tasty papadoms,... More 

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Guadeloupe
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72 reviews 72 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Great place to taste authentic chettinad food and the best in Chennai. The presentation is execellent, the explanations on the food served is very good. The service is courteous, staff are warm, makes good suggestion. They are generous, serves more food than ordered. The ambience is not like a Chettinad house. A must visit to taste good quality food.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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148 reviews 148 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I have visited Raintree hotel for my cousin's wedding reception. The ambiance of the hall was extremely good, the infrastructure of the building was really impressive. Staffs working there were so amicable and treated us very well. They have arranged for Buffet lunch & there are lot of varieties of dishes with good taste. Really a good place to arrange... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Always good to be in South Indian Metro City. On top added the charm of experiencing one of the most courteous services, thanks to Raintree ! Recommended

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Mumbai, India
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73 reviews 73 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Great place to sample Chettinad food. Really excellent and staff is very good. Quality of food and presentation are excellent. Must visit place in Chennai if you are not from Chennai.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

The rain tree remains exceptional. Right from the ambience to the service, and finally the food - all remain as good as ever. Along with the prawns and lamb, tried the duck roast which was very well made. Rounded off with the heavenly elaneer payasam, their signature dessert. Will surely visit this place again and again

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Hartford, CT
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115 reviews 115 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Had a fantastic dining experience. When I ate here, the restaurant was far from full to capacity, and the servers gave me their full attention. The restaurant itself is stunningly beautiful. I was given a plate of poppadum/crackers as a starter, and chose homemade pickles, chutneys and podis from a large trolley, to accompany. Very delicious! I had a lamb... More 

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Address: 2 Ground Floor, Binny Road, Anna Salai | Vivanta By Taj Connemara, Express Estate, Thousand Lights, Chennai (Madras) 600002, India
Phone Number: 91 44 6600 0000
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai (Madras)
Cuisine: Indian

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