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The Wharf

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Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay, Lobby Level, 57, Covelong Road, Kovalam Road, East Coast Road, Mamallapuram, Chennai (Madras) 603104, India
+91 44 2744 3636
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tok, Alaska
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550 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

They recommend us this restaurant on Radisson. Service was slow and food was good but highly expensive. Wifi only for hotel guests, they dont care if you are gonna pay 100€ for a lunch that you wont get it. We wont come back, service was not good

Thank Armeniarules
Vadodara, India
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437 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 888 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The steward gave us two options for seatings : Covered restaurant and by the sea . We had the sea shore seating facing the sea breeze . We had ordered Herbed Chicken caeser a la wharf as appetizer ; Four season salad with orange marmalade dressing ; Paturi Machchhi kebab – spit cooked chunks of fresh fish marinated with mustard... More 

Thank Dilip S
Ayer's Cliff, Canada
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying at this resort with Gate 1 tours and decided to have dinner at The Wharf which is literally just a couple hundred meters up from the beach shoreline. Open air vista, incredible menu with grilled options and sauces galore. Our waiter, Chandra Shekhair, was patient in his explainations of the meal options and provided our two dinners... More 

Thank suzi d
Bengaluru, India
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had my lunches here during my stay at Radisson Blu Temple Bay Resort. The catch of the day - Red Snapper, Basa, Pomfret and Jumbo prawns were fresh and nicely prepared by the house chef. The Bar here serves all expected cocktails, mocktails and alcohol varieties. The ambience is just fantastic with the vast ocean in sight while gorging... More 

Thank MoumitaDeb
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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111 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2017

What an incredible evening. Dining under the stars, enjoying jumbo prawns, recently pulled from the sea. Tried something the menu called "elephant foot" root. Incredibly tasty! We later saw them being sold in a market place, and they DO look like elephant foot. It reminded me of taro root. Chef turned it into something amazing! The seafood sampler was stunningly... More 

Thank Pamela S
Chicago, Illinois
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141 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2017

The restaurant is near the beach at the Radisson. Very nice atmosphere, dining inside or out. We had giant prawns, lobster, chicken and fish, and it was all very delicious for a quite reasonable price. Excellent value for the money.

Thank kingatchgook
Monterey County, California
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80 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017

I very rarely rate anything 5 stars, but this place totally deserves it. We ate there on our recent 3 weeks in India and it was definitely our best meal. I had the whole grilled fish and it was just delicious: fresh and perfectly prepared. All side dishes were also wonderful and the ambiance-like a beach side place- was great.... More 

Thank mndb
Bengaluru, India
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Great ambiance and service. Sea view from the restaurant is superb. We had some seafood and bear, it was very tasty.

Thank BrijithMadhavan
Kolding, Denmark
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227 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

I spent here few nice quarters of an hour drinking cold coke and enjoying ocean view. Cannot say too much about food, I expect it is the same type as in the other restaurant in Radisson Blu I have visited. Staff is friendly. If they could stop with using whistles could be better - they use whistles to communicate with... More 

Thank IdaandKristof
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with wife & kid. Was blown away with the view. Had non veg platter which is served along with Indian bread and daal. They portions are filling as well. Oh yes they are kids friendly too. Staff were at there best.

Thank Kaushik M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay, Lobby Level, 57, Covelong Road, Kovalam Road, East Coast Road, Mamallapuram, Chennai (Madras) 603104, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2744 3636

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?