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132, TTK Road | Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park, Chennai (Madras) 600018, India
+914424994101
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
banana dosa is awesome

We go regularly to dakshin just to taste their banana dosa.Their thali is tasty and delicious too.My son is a diehard fan of their banana dosa.Service is excellent and staff very friendly and courteous.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Chennai (Madras), India
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We go regularly to dakshin just to taste their banana dosa.Their thali is tasty and delicious too.My son is a diehard fan of their banana dosa.Service is excellent and staff very friendly and courteous.

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Hyderabad, India
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had the famous Veg and non veg thali. Though prices are steep (2 thalis costed 4K), the experience was heavenly. They treat you like family and you can taste all south india on one plate. I loved the drumstick curry, banana pancake. sambhar, jackfruit ice cream :) Do try the thali once

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Tasty,delicious, excellent cuisine in an atmosphere of grand aroma and great ambiance with exemplary hospitality supported by courteous staff is a real boon and it serves the purpose of your visit here Bon- appetite

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Chennai/Pitt/Hartford/Startford
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant is aptly named Dakshin and lives upto the name consistently for the last decade that I have tasted the food. The ambience is bright and with music and some traditional attire by the waiters, the mood for a spicy and excellent food stimulates your appetite. The non-vegetarian food should be as delightful as the vegetarian food but since... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended food for family and friends as we enjoyed nice food and wide variety of food available. Nice ambiance and nice service by staff really made our visit memorable.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dakshin at Crowne Plaza (previously Park Sheraton) is one of the safest food choices at Chennai. I have eaten so many times, always the food has been good, service excellent! This time it was aappam with stew and coconut milk, vichu paratha and kurma, elaneer payasam and basundhi. For starters we had the popular banana appams with 5 chutneys -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most amazing food ever had in my life... Starting from 5 types of chutneys.. Yummmm... Fry fish .. Pepper chicken, appams.Praws were jus melting in my mouth.Specially in have to mention the dot fish wrapped in banana leaf and the banana mango jackfruit ice cream. The ice was heaven.. Almond halwa was jus amazing. Amazing food from amazing Chef.Harish Rao

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Too good very clean place loved it for authentic south Indian food extra star for Presentation and hygiene.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a regular at Dakshin and the place never disappoints. The last time when I went there was during the Kanara Jevan, a food festival celebrating Karnataka food. The experience was amazing and the taste was kept close to the roots. We had dishes like karwar fry, Yetti nerulli, meen gassi, Nei kori... it was awesome. The service made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Displays the culture and heritage of south Indian states.. Folk dance is very good to watch...very neat and specious..can easily spend more than half a day knowing about Indian culture

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 132, TTK Road | Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park, Chennai (Madras) 600018, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +914424994101

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 66
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?