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Amethyst Cafe

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Whites Road, Next To Corporation Bank, Royapettah, Chennai (Madras) 600014, India
(+91) 44 45991633
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is more or less a high class tea shop. But the surrounding atmospheres is quite fascinating and fels like romantic too. The prices are quite on expensive side but its worth paying . I love and will visit again

Thank Thirupathy V
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255 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

if you want to indulge into some elite shopping or fine dining in chennai then this is the place which you should not miss- i personally just love this place as the cafe food is divine- though the pricing is steep but indulging into fine dining is and experience altogether- and am sure for those who an aesthetic sense appeal... More 

Thank nikhilVadodara
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on 20/08. Green oasis in city centre. Excellent concept. Nicely spaced out exterior seating. Garden care can be improved. Should provide with out door misters as Chennai evenings can be sultry. Food service was fast but quality mediocre. The sugar cane juice was the only saving feature. Ideal for family, couples or group outing. Ample car park. A real... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've heard of friends and colleagues rave about the place and decided to check out the place by organising a small meeting there. The ambience is truly unique with thick foliage and and potted plants all around and kind of very quiet which can surprise as it is in the heart of of the city. There was indoor seating but... More 

Thank Jaisinh
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over hyped Overly priced Pooooooooooooor service Very poor food. Unkempt lawns. I couldn't believe- they serve only bottled water, that too not at MRP.....at some fancy price. If u jus wanna sit under a tree in chennai.... Then may b....

Thank Xe10
Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The property is inviting, lots of greenery and options of dining al fresco as well as indoors. Nice place to bond over a cuppa, specially when it rains. While the food is acceptable, the attending staff are not! Service is certainly not their strong point, worth a visit for the outdoors.

Thank 2015AjayAtreya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with work colleague for lunch stop before the big Mall visit. Beautiful surroundings...palms, bamboos with birds singing and just off a busy road. We sat outside and had pizzas and cold drinks.....excellent. After a quick look at the clothes and jewelry shops. Certainly will return....

Thank MikeMason
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to entertain your date, best friends of the opposite sex. The snacks and sandwiches with the cola fizz drinks adds to the overall beauty of the place - in open garden settings to choose from. The small water tanks and the fishes complete the nature's presence. The aroma of the food being grilled and cooked spices up the... More 

Thank AnandMahadevan
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The kind of place you expect to find in Goa or Manali. Wonderful, simple, tasteful decor, and a beautiful environment where you're surrounded by a thick growth of trees and plants. I only had a short-stop here for dinner, but it was excellent, and I'm hoping to be in Chennai soon so I can eat here again! They have a... More 

Thank karabekian
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

The four stars is for the lovely gardens and the great ambience of the restaurant itself. Dining amidst lush greenery in a beautiful old house is a perfect way to spend a summer afternoon. The food however is very average at best. The spinach crepe we ordered was a messy concoction that lacked both taste and presentation. But the ambience... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
European, Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whites Road, Next To Corporation Bank, Royapettah, Chennai (Madras) 600014, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: (+91) 44 45991633
Set in a verdant garden and verandah of a beautifully restored old warehouse, the Wild Garden Cafe at Amethyst is an oasis in the heart of the city. Our menu offers a carefully curated selection of standard options as well as daily specials. Upstairs, the Amethyst boutique showcases some of India's leading designers across textiles, jewellery, accessories and accents for the home. Bloom, the flower shop, has an exotic and beautiful range of flowers and foliage. Amethyst offers an entire shopping and dining experience.

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