We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 206 Pondicherry Restaurants

Bamboo Garden

4 Bazaar St Laurent street, Pondicherry, India
94870 63064
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #116 of 206 Restaurants in Pondicherry
Restaurant details

Hotels travelers are raving about...

Write a Review

66 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    3
    16
    13
    16
    18
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Pondicherry, India
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I've been to the restaurant quite a few times especially for its setting which I find pleasant. But it is true that the food is not always good; sometimes it really is good, but at others, the same food tastes rather bland. It may depend on who's the cook. Had no problems with the service so far.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I ordered tomato soup which tasted rather thin & salty, a little disappointed with the soup. My friend's onion soup was also another disappointment. The naan was ok at least. Overall average food....

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alicante, Spain
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

We have travelled South India for 2 weeks&found our choice of foods excellent here.The service was a little slow but when you understand that the waiter's grasp of the English language was not the best & insist on what you require ,it happened.The price matched the food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

The waiters seemed very angry to sit us down to eat. Then we had to wait a very long time to be seen to. Angrily seen to. Then we got our rice to sit and look at maybe 15 minutes before the rest of our food. There was a young member of staff who seemed nice, but shy and made... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangalore
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Been at this restaurant for lunch with my family and my friend's family and kids. The restaurant has open outdoor seating and the tables are placed inside small huts and the place is with bamboo plants providing privacy.. Unfortunately, I felt that is the only good thing about this restaurant. We opted for a 10 seat table and found that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

The sort of place that looks better at night time, hides the dirt. The service was non existent and the tablecloth was covered in food stains. Much better options in Pondicherry.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Cold soup was presented amid a backdrop of rubbish surrounding the tables. Do not be fooled by the nice green appearance on entry.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Michigan
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

The service was too slow. Most of them actually requested the bill for what they got and left. The food was cold by the time it reached the table.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangalore, India
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Nice place to have some quiet time away from hustle bustle. Ambience is quiet and close to nature. Satff is decent too. Must try fish tikka. Yes, Rotis are genuinely wheat rotis and not the maida ones :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kochi
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Food was not great. We ordered the steak and the pasta which we didnt enjoy much. The lighting was poor and i was constantly bitten by mosquitoes to make it even worse. Didnt enjoy, wouldnt recommend

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Bamboo Garden also viewed

Pondicherry, Union Territory of Pondicherry
Pondicherry, Union Territory of Pondicherry
 
Pondicherry, Union Territory of Pondicherry
Pondicherry, Union Territory of Pondicherry
 

Been to Bamboo Garden? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Bamboo Garden

Address: 4 Bazaar St Laurent street, Pondicherry, India
Phone Number: 94870 63064
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing