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G.V. Raja Road | Samudra Beach Kovalam, Kovalam 695527, India
+91 471 248 1569
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Ranked #4 of 47 Restaurants in Kovalam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian, Seafood
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Germany
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

When we spent our holidays in Kovalam we had dinner at 3rd Rock Restaurant every evening! They offer a large variety of fresh and delicious food: Wonderful Indian dishes aswell as continantal meals. Everyone finds his favourite(s) - even extra wishes get realized! Great fresh drinks and food for a very good price. The owners aswell as the staff are... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We spent 10 days in Kovalam and after finding this place there was no need to look for any other restaurant any more. The food is great and the staff is very friendly. Special thanks to Jai and to the kitchen for all the nice chili-foods!

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Second visit to kerala and 3rd Rock is still the best restaurant in Kovolam. Wether it's lunch or dinner, the quality of the food and service from Saag, Jai and the team is unbeatable , everything is just that bit better than the other places. Food will be made as mild or as spicy as you like, nothing is too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

After recently returning from my week in kovalam, I am most certainly missing the lovely view from the wall at 3rd rock, drinking ice cold drinks and having a chat with jai and Saaj who always served us with some banter and great service! I must recommend to anybody who goes to try the chicken kadi! The best chicken curry... More 

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food and a homely atmosphere. And very economical. Seafood is awesome. And the staff is very friendly too.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We were in Kovalam for a few days, and most of the food we had was pretty bland, so it was a relief to get to 3rd Rock. We asked the owner not to hold back on the spices and got a pretty tasty meal. The restaurant is clean and there's an open kitchen. You can sit outside if you... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Back again having discovered this restaurant in Feb. I couldn't speak too highly of it. immediately recognised by the congenial Saaj who has become one of my family! Food was always fresh, cooked to one's taste, service with a smile and COLD drinks. Just so peaceful to eat at anytime of the day/night listening to the waves on the beach... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Our fourth trip to Kovalam and spent time again sitting on the sea wall enjoying the wonderful food and service provided by Saaj and Jai. Snacks and curries cooked to your individual preference - food is also cooked to order so in the busy season there may be a wait but it is worth it.

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warmsworth
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31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

On arriving in kovalam for the very first time we by change went into this restaurant. It was the start of finding a new family. The owner santosh and his wife are beautiful people and produce amazing food. Nothing is to much trouble. It's a relaxing experience. We have meet lots of people that go back time and time again... More 

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Delhi
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Great fried calamari, average tiger prawns and fish - both overcooked. Very nice and funny owner. Directly located on the seaside.

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Address: G.V. Raja Road | Samudra Beach Kovalam, Kovalam 695527, India
Phone Number: +91 471 248 1569
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kovalam
Cuisine: Indian, Seafood

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