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No 1 Jalan Yusof Taha, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
+60 7-223 9991
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some cab drivers are not really known this restaurant and Waze like apps not able to show in maps. Luckily Google Maps and Under showing it. Food is delicious but I feel expensive than Kuala Lumpur restaurants.. only Also parota disappointed us from all the items we ordered. Rest of items taste awesome.

Thank Subrahmanyam P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Expensive, but the food is awsome...one of the Best place to eat indian food in Malaysia(not only in JB) is this place. Small restraunt inside a house but super quality food particulary the North Indian and Pakistani food.

1 Thank alisag09
Bangkok, Thailand
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509 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is set in a 2 storey old house and the ambient is very homey. We came here for lunch and ordered chicken biriyani, chicken tikka masala, palak panner and Mother's curry fish head. They food was very authentic and tasty. The amount spices used was just right and the flavor was not overpowering as compared to some other... More 

Thank Phi S
Orchard Road, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Dear Folks, Probably you would know from my other F&B reviews that I love food and works in same industry. Hence my reviews tend me detailed. Following are my touch points: Service Mix of local and foreign service staff who are all equally trained and performed well. Smile on their face, welcoming and prompt. Location Within 2km from heart of... More 

Thank Darknight1522
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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181 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting this restaurant for about 10 years now. It started off serving lovely Indian food at reasonable prices. However, over some years, the food quality deteriorated, prices shot up, some unordered items were surreptitiously added to our bill on several occasions....and so we stopped going. Fortunately for us, friends had started to whisper about how this restaurant had... More 

Thank ceemohan
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Very disappointing service. The waiting time is approximately 30~ 40 minutes sometimes and the waiters dont inform it when taking the order. Happened more than once.

Thank Rubhen K
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Nice North Indian food. The chicken kebab was tasty but a bit too dry. The portion is getting smaller though. Nice cosy ambience but parking is a bit tight especially during celebrations period.

Thank Roxy A
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Great food....very rarely do they dissapoint. Fairly good service....been visiting this restaurant for a couple of years and the food has been consistant....definitely be back soon

Thank Vijey M
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

You could find the finest oriental Indian cuisine here. variety of dining choices. especially Indian cuisine. Pastry, rice and many more. you will satisfied with the food over here

Thank Indah L
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

These guys do amazing things with curry! Really out of this world! The place is nice too. Not pricey either!

Thank Dan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $49
Indian, Asian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 1 Jalan Yusof Taha, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: +60 7-223 9991
Since opening its doors in 2005, Chakra has already made a name for itself amongst discerning diners in Johor. Dining out at chakra is a unique experience, bringing you the essence of fine Indian cuisine, in stylish and sophisticated Surroundings or at the comfort of your own home with our takeaway service. Specialising in Indian food, the restaurant offers authentic high quality Indian cuisine which is freshly prepared using only the finest ingredients with an exquisite blend of aromatic and delicate herbs and spices. Our chefs are highly experienced, trained & worked in India in leading Restaurants & hotels. Their skill, expertise and passion will bring you a diverse range of culinary tastes where you can enjoy choosing from the very best starters to vegetarian specialties to exotic meat dishes to coastal sea food authentic dishes and last at not least without our Yummy desserts..

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