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Kethels Chicken

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Rahmaniya Lane, | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for small juicy tender chicken this is your place.Also as complimentary you will get lemon juice and chicken gravy.In the afternoon there will be steamed rice with kerala style curries. Don't expect a family room and parking area(its in a narrow line) and be prepared to wait during peak time.. But I am ready to wait... More 

Thank rakeshkrish
Dammam, Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I visited the restaurant with family. The attraction is tender chicken fried correctly in coconut oil and served with small soft chappathis. The Lime Juice and lemon pickle served were very delicious.

Thank george_varkey_v
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Tender chicken - The dish and its taste are unique. Its prepared using coconut oil and red chilli.👍 Please dont listen if someone is comparing it with KFC/Other roasted chicken as tender chicken tastes different from the full grown chicken. Both are in different leagues. Chappathi - The taste is average. Nothing special to write about Chicken gravy - It... More 

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Thank Gjo1984
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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292 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 426 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

Still after long decades the taste of food is great ... The starter of this hotel is no more ... But the serves great tasty food ...

Thank SHNAIR123
Kollam, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

This Joint is a one of its types and comes with a very old tradition, one of the first to serve fried chicken with chapathis. There was no set servings at one time as one can eat to be satisfied, this place caught the public eye as the loyalty of the customers grew with time which is evident with the... More 

Thank Donald D
Alappuzha, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Ordered their oldest and traditional kethels chicken served with chapathi and lime juice from kethels in pattom branch. 12 piece set is enought for an average adult.chicken is tasty and spicy. Also 8 piece and 16 piece set available. Avearage ambience and cleanliness. Narrow washrooms. No professional sevice staffs. Go for only their kethels chicken.

Thank Naanu123
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

Tender chicken fry and chappathis. Its one of the oldest food business people in trivandrum city.Always a recommended one !!

Thank abhilash p
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Not so over-the-top taste like everyone says. But very different from other hotels. They use fresh coconut oil to fry these instead on palm oil, which are used by other hotels. Food cooked using Fresh Coconut oil will always taste better. Add to that the preparation and the chicken used gives a different taste which everyone like because they dont... More 

Thank VarunKrishnan
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

If you are looking for a cozy place, this is not the one you should be trying. An old eat out in Trivandrum which serve only one variety.. small dry chapathi with tender chicken fry (not deep fry) with lime pickle and and lemon juice. If you like this, you will be tempted to visit this again and again because... More 

Thank Vinod_Venugopal
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

I am a fan of this wonderful recipe of chicken and frequently have it in kochi branch and pattom branch of kethels . Since i hadnt visited the place at chalai for decades i visited it recently . Chicken is as awesome as ever . However for the similar taste i feel waiting too much and also a very serious... More 

Thank haroonkerala

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
Indian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rahmaniya Lane, | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
  • Phone Number: 0471-246-0003

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