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Diana Restaurant

Canara Mutual Building, Diana Circle | Udupi Ho, Udupi 576101, India
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Ranked #4 of 31 restaurants in Udupi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

If you are headed here to try out some of the local food, don't look back. I've heard this place has seen better days, but I found it a charming little place nonetheless. The waiters are senior here - very knowledgeable, experienced and hospitable. They'll be able to guide you around Udupi's attractions to in a way your smartphone won't.... More

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Udupi, Karnataka, India
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

All the food isn't good here. But mostly snacks and ice creams are tasty. but they are over priced too. nothing else is worth eating here. I'm really disappointed with the food, price and also service :( so it's a big no for next time.

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Muscat, Oman
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Diana is a very famous vegetarian restaurant located at a turn before Big Bazaar in Udupi. I might have been 8 years old or younger when I first went to Diana. That time it was located a few hundred meters away from the present location. That day I chose Poori Kurma and that has been the item I always order... More

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Udupi
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Been to Udupi? Visited Krishna temple?? Had food in Diana? what did you try new there??? These are default questions to any visitor returning home from Udupi. Diana is a household name. Veg.Cutlet Idli Manchurian Idli Roast Gudbud Bombay Cutlet Bread Masala There was a time when Indian Airlines Mangalore-Mumbai flight used to carry boxes of Diana's cutlet to Mumbai.... More

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malacca, malaysia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stopped by this place for an evening tea after the drive from Mangalore Airport on our way to Manipal. Nice restaurant serving delicious snacks like poori baaji, idli and sweets. The ice-cream was really good. We were served by senior waiters, very polite and prompt. There's also this shop next to the restaurant selling lots of locally produced food... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Fud quality is not as gud as old diana.. but still its gud.. compared to other hotels.. it was nice visiting with family n friends.. gid ambience. .

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Manipal, India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

in simple words it is a 3rd grade , low level , one of the worst restaurants I have ever visited . worst service . it is better to throw your money than to go to this crap place and eat what they call food .

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Bangalore, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Wife, my kids and myself had breakfast and dinner at this place. the cutlets they prepare is amazing and possibly this kind of cutlet (I think they put beetroot in it for the color) I haven't had anywhere else. The Gudbud icecream too is lovely. Of course the other dishes are also good, specially the dosas and fried idlies. But... More

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pune
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

visited udupi after almost 6 years...the moment i landed headed to diana for breakfast...horrible...the restaurant has gone down the drain...has lost its old world charm in terms of ambience..and worse still...food was way below average...vowed never to visit again...

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The good old days of Hotel Diana of Udupi are gone...  Shifting into a new place will not make a difference 1. 3rd Class service 2. Rude Behaviour (with the customers who sat beside us, ofcourse if it was with us would have punched him)  3. Overpriced ( 3 adults + 5 kids = 1500 for just snacks)  4. The... More

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