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Reviewed September 25, 2021

The atmosphere is buzzing with crowd of indians dining in this eatery. The orders were taken quickly and without fuss. The food arrived a bit delayed but the waiters were smiling and friendly. Gd service.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed March 10, 2021

Excellent customer service "credits going to Mr prabhakaran" must try for the Mee Goreng,PAAL AAPAM, masala tea and Payasam its our personal favourite food for this restaurant, not forgetting their famous briyani.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed January 30, 2021 via mobile

FOOD SERVED COLD We had our dinner at Sakunthala Changi Business Park. The food was served cold, Had to request the waiter to warm the chicken dish. The chicken dish was bland and with bones. The staff looked bored and ineffective. The tables and chairs...were uncomfortable. It is not a restaurant quality instead a run off the mill eatery, probably good enough for the foreign ah nehs.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 30, 2021

Sakunthala's at Dunlop Street is one of our first choices to go to when we are in off days. Do note that Sakunthala's has a few branches in Little India but the one in Dunlop Street is our favourite and is often the most crowded...compared to the other outlets. Prices are also cheaper here than in other outlets.We would like to highly recommend this restaurant.service was very good.our waitress Mr Prabhakaran is an adorable blonde,very personable and very efficient.Food was very yummy.I strongly recommend the briyani rice, Mysore mutton, chicken sambal, vegetarian foods,fish curry juicy pal appam,payasam and more.(ALL DELICIOUS MEALS)Thank you!!!!More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 21, 2020

Good food, very tasty, fast service but incomplete service, very crowded because of good quality, a good place for vegetarians

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 5, 2020 via mobile

Vagetarian Briyani was nice and the gravy was so rich in taste. Gobi Manchurian sauce was rich and tasty. Below $50 for 2, depands on dishes..

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

Authentic north and South Indian food. Served vegetarian and dosai. Moderately priced with good selection of condiments. Service quality is good

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 21, 2019

We ate some plain briyani with some mutton varuval. The meat dish was so different in texture. I simply wonder whether it was a recycled a few times and reheated. It tasted very imittaion. We saw many adverts promoting this restaurant. So wanted to give...a try. Hmm....though ambience was good, meat dises needs alot of improvement.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2019

Brilliant Biryani rice and chili pepper mutton. Do try their awesome rasam and banana leave portion as well Y H

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 17, 2019 via mobile

I’ve been coming to Singapore for many years and each time I come I make sure I eat at sakunthala’s on Dunlop Street a few times. The food never fails to be one of the best. The service excellent and the price very reasonable. This...is one very satisfied customerMore

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

I and my family try the food at this restaurant Shakuntala Indian cuisine the food is nice the fish head curry is good should try it i love the food the service was good 👍 not really spicy i love spicy food but try it...some might love some might not Thank youMore

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Loved the authenticity of it all. Only non-Indians when we went; served on banana leaves; didn’t fuss over us; delicious dosa and veggie Thali. Great experience. Good price.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

Sakunthala's has a modern decor which is more international than Indian (no Ganesha's, no Lakshmi's, no sitars strumming in the background etc) - and is a restaurant where the food, freshly prepared, is the focus. The comprehensive menu features a wide choice of traditional and...authentic vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes and offers them at reasonable prices. Service is friendly and efficient, with tables turning mostly within the hour. A useful address for Little India visitors - but less so for marriage proposals. Viator ColoniaeMore

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Sakunthala's at Dunlop Street is one of my first choices to go to when I am around the Little India area. Do note that Sakunthala's has a few branches in Little India but the one in Dunlop Street is my favourite and is often the...most crowded compared to the other outlets. Prices are also cheaper here than in other outlets. If you are a fan of prawn, do order their Malabar prawns. Its usually sold out fast so you got to go earlier during lunch to try this item that is actually NOT in the menu :)More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

my wife love the mutton masala and kiddos love the chicken briyani. mango lassi recommended for sharing alongside other drink.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Response from 613martinl | Reviewed this property |
Granted they have a few branches but service quality varies so it depends very much on the manager
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Sakunthala's Restaurant - Dunlop Outlet is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5