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149, Ground Floor, Fountain Plaza, Pantheon Road, Near Government Museum, Egmore, Chennai (Madras), India
+91 44 4263 8445
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“chaat” (6 reviews)
“puri” (2 reviews)
“chats” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Fast Food
149, Ground Floor, Fountain Plaza, Pantheon Road, Near Government Museum, Egmore, Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Came in for sweets after a good meal and it turned out to be the perfect choice for North Indian sweets. Only disappointment was we came in at closing hours and really couldn't do justice. Will be back again. Don't miss the jalebi and rasmalai...More

Thank gojomgo
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Good chats , sandwiches , and quick bites . The bhej puri is what I have been freaking out from years and will continue to do so . The other chats are also brilliant except some attempted modern twists have fallen flat in terms of...More

Thank PunitSampat
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Many years ago Ajnabi was run by the Uncle of the person who runs it now, at that time Ajnabi's potato wafers used to fly off the shelf. It was Ajnabi which introduced potato wafers to Madras, most of what was made used to be...More

Thank Hari R
Reviewed July 18, 2016

known for their chaat and mithais. They definitely serve the yummiest bhel puri and dhai puri in Chennai.

Thank Hitesh R
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We picked up a packet of Khakra from the outlet on TTK Road and were so disappointed. In between some Khakra pieces were burnt. The gathia was very good.

Thank fivestarholidays
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Age old place now refreshed and renewed.Must salute them for painting thier taste and quality levels from what i know 2 generations of owners. Chaats are good and reasonable , little lost when they try new stuff with a culture mix but authentic stuff is...More

Thank PunitSampat
Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

The recipe for Bhel hasn't changed in decades. Tastes the same still. The gathia and other gujju snacks are very good. The small size kachoris used to be very good but the lot we got this time was stale. It has now multiplied its outlets...More

Thank fivestarholidays
Reviewed January 7, 2016

this is one of the first place that used to serve chats and savouries.. still popular with the locals

Thank Ravin K
Reviewed March 16, 2015

its a place for Gujju's Delight... all gujarati snacks except Fafda available...that in relishable flavor... find it bit costly... but still for the service n taste of the savouries that's acceptable... plus they do also serves excellent Chaats... being a fast food type joint ,...More

Thank Pratik G
Reviewed December 15, 2013

From a small mithai shop, this place has now become a good restaurant. Place is very limited but the food is very good. Especially chaat items, sweets and other snacks. In the centre of Egmore, very close to Central and Mount Road.

Thank RSDhar
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  • Address: 149, Ground Floor, Fountain Plaza, Pantheon Road, Near Government Museum, Egmore, Chennai (Madras), India (Formerly Ajnabi)
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +91 44 4263 8445
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