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Murugan Idli Shop

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No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
2341379
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7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 am
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lip smacking and simply melting hot hot idlis with ghee and podi. Totally heavenly. Can vouch for Murugan idli shop serving more tastier idlis than those in the chains across chennai

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Thank Mahima M
Hyderabad, India
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Being a traveler and foodie, I visited this place by seeing its fame on Internet. No doubt this place is worthy to visit. This is place nearby Temple of Meenakshi. All of sudden, when entered The shop waiters gave me a seat, then they started serving in a banana leaf even before I ordered any food. One of the server... More 

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Thank Medagam P
cochin
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I Like the Idlis.. Madurai Idlis much... Murugan Idlis are the BEST Idlis we can go with Family, Kids, Friends.. Joyful

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Thank kpmndr
Chennai (Madras), India
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first ever Murugan idli shop which opened in Madurai.As of now,there are 3 branches in Madurai,21 branches in chennai,1 branch in Singapore(Details told by cashier). As the name suggest, i have ordered Idli. Locals popularly refer this idly as "Jasmine Idli". Idly was so fluffy and it was served with 4 types of chutneys. Must try other... More 

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Thank Santhosh K
Chennai (Madras), India
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117 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ambience was average...good and quick service...always lot of crowd was there...variety of chutneys was awsome...but they are charging separately for idly podi... paneer dosa was average...Rava dosa tastes great...little costly...

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Thank Nandhini S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent quality authentic taste. Not very modern or posh. Ambience is very simple. Visit for great south indian cuisine.

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Thank Madan S
Bengaluru, India
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located within 5 minutes walk from the East gate of Meenakshi Temple, this is a must visit restaurant. It servics soft idlies with five types of chutnies. Their Jiger Thanda (a signature drink of Madurai) is also very cooling and refreshing.

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Thank AAGBLORE
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155 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food at this shop in almost all towns is pretty much the same, quite mouth-watering. All south-indian delicacies are readily available, with their typical chutneys and podis. Absolutely recommended.

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Thank ArunaSrinivas
Bengaluru, India
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306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 318 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The oldest Idly outlet in Madursi, serves the softest idlis with five varieties of Chutnies on banana leaves. The other items on the menu are equally good but the best is the Jigsrthanda a soft drink mixed with ice cream, just out of this world.

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Thank puchka
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Very Bad service & quality of food. Even when only our table was to be served, the whole restaurant was empty, it took at least 30 minutes to attend us.

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Thank DrKannan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Madurai
  • Phone Number: 2341379

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