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Othavadai St, Mahabalipuram, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2013

dont miss this place if u r in mahabs.but let me warn you that its heavily loaded for crustaceans and fishy minded people.have the fish masala which is a signature dish.

Thank sfahmad
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2012

I had a most enjoyable afternoon at Siesta and it was all thanks to one person. Muthu, the all-in-one waiter-plus-chef. He simply stole my heart. His smile, his enthusiastic attitude and humble demeanor coupled with the yum, delicious food which he kept dishing out put me and my company to total rest..to total siesta. So much so that we visited... More 

Thank reshw
Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2012

The overall quality of food we had was ok...good. The prawns in corriander and garlicbutter sauce were well done. But the fish was not upto the mark, it hadn't been cleaned properly at all. The soup was ok. We weren't tempted to try anything more. But it was ok for the prices they charge. Resaonably good.

Thank SunnyLal2012
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2011

Fantastic restaurant, with unusual options, which is very appreciated after the monotony of the food in tourist places. Loved the breezy rooftop and the gentle service, Murugan was always happy to cater to our special requests -as we traveled with two small children. Definitively recommended!!! Try the paella, and the wonderful sangria.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Othavadai St, Mahabalipuram, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Mahabalipuram

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?