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Talk of the Town Restaurant

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Fosse Road, Opposite Santacruz Basilica | Fort Kochi, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 99956 26032
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

From the street it looked packed but as we got upstairs you could see the only few tables were by the window! We ordered uncomplicated meals which took over an hour to arrive and food was average. They got our order wrong and the elderly woman was pretty rude. We were disappointed with our experience here

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Seville, Andalucia, Spain
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

The small amount food we ordered took over an hour and was basic. The older lady at the counter then was rude. Wouldn't recommend it.

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Thank Doz H
Berlin, Maryland
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Seems that not so much Tourists find the way up to the stairs. This is a pitty, because it is very good food you find here and the athmosphere is absolutely familiar. Go there and find the real kerala kitchen.

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Thank KainOne
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

As a traveller, I usually look for the local food to savour the true taste of the place.. However at Fort Kochi one wonders what are pizza joints and momos doing here... Common guys.. we have keralities Christians and the coast.. bring on the fish.. Asking around I was guided to this place called Talk of the Town. A corner... More 

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Thank Farhad D
Calicut
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89 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Looking around for a moderate restaurant we noticed this small outlet. We decided to pop in to see what is in store for us. Its a family run business and the owner, an old lady welcomed us with a smile. There were not many guests inside but after the order was taken this lady went missing. After much hunting around... More 

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Thank Ranjit L
Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Truly fabulous tasty food. Don't be put off with the bland decor because the food isn't. A family business where they all help to spoil the customer.

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Thank LindaEspeaks
United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed June 18, 2016

good food! but not good serving i must say... if the staffs could be much more friendly the place would have been perfect!!

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Thank danielangelov
Lamorlaye, France
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2016

I am sorry to write a bad review because the family running this restaurant is nice and that is why I dont put only one dot on Tripadvisor review. Yes, the food is rather good but the service is very long... The main problem is if you go to the toilets before eating and also lift the curtain which separates... More 

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Thank MichelleWat
Melbourne, Australia
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167 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

We visited for dinner one night and enjoyed our meal. We had two curries, one rice and two parottas which was enough for two people (Rs360 total). All the food was tasty! It had a homely feel to it and was clearly run by a family. This is a nice place for a quick bite.

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Thank Edgar K
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed February 26, 2016

Visited here several times in 2015 and revisited again in 2016 in our recent trip. Not much to look at from outside but food fantastic. They have simplified the titles of the dishes on the menu to make it easier for tourists to understand what the dishes are but underneath is true Keralan cuisine. The Keralan prawn curry was our... More 

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Thank Dawn H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fosse Road, Opposite Santacruz Basilica | Fort Kochi, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kochi (Cochin)
  • Phone Number: +91 99956 26032

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?