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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 #39 of 2,595 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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English first
Chennai (Madras), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

What a nice ambiance with great taste of South Indian food in the heart of the city, The quality of food and ambiance is very good. we have more option for "desserts". The Service was Nice.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Nicely laid out buffet with variety, choice and priced very affordable. There was sufficient choice of non vegetarian food, vegetarian food and desserts. the service was commendable.

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Navi Mumbai, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Oh the flavors of Madras! Went with office colleagues. First off ambience: Excellent ambience. Really bringing out the Madras factor- from cutlery to furniture. Had a non vegetarian thali. They offered a great variety. The service was awesome. A very good place to have a patient lunch. fter a long time I had a South Indian thali for my lunch... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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260 reviews 260 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 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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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
23 helpful votes 23 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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150 reviews 150 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 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
1 review
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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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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