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Kingfisher

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Lighthouse Beach Kovalam | THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, Kovalam 695527, India
+91 94952 29511
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Bengaluru, India
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just kidding when i say it is not owned by KF group, well i dint want to repeat the same usual names for this awesome seafood place on the lighthouse beach. Undoubtedly amongst the few must try places in Kovalam and reasonable on prices too. I saw a fair mix of foreigners and indians and a few repeaters too fish... More 

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Thank dadaroy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was a good place to eat in and around the place the food was at reasonable price and the service was also quite fast.

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Thank Sanmeet M
Heathfield, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our way from Alleppy to Poovar so stopped off for a seafood lunch. As it was near the end of our holiday we thought we would splash out so had the seafood platter for 3,000 rupees for 2. We were shown some lovely fish, such as king prawns etc. When the seafood arrived, we had 2 lobsters,... More 

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Thank denise l
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105 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fry fish dish was nice the taste was good and the service was also good but I feel the prices were just above economic price.

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Thank asirf
Munich, Bayern, Germany
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

The service is very friendly, the fish fresh from the day, which you select directly from the display and the seafood very tasty.

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Thank Daniel D
Bengaluru, India
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88 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

We had to wait almost for an hour before the food was served. And the food that was served after that was almost uneatable. We just left from there.

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Thank pranavspal
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

The fish is perfection! The staff so friendly! Affordable! Cant beat the view. I ate here a few times on my trip and never was disappointed. Must go!

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1 Thank Brittany K
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

I am stayed in wilson they give the adress to kingfisher thier i god fresh sea food it was so tasty and delicious food

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Thank 194alice
Bengaluru, India
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277 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Had our lunch with family on Lighthouse beach and chose this place. Had couple of fresh lime sodas, meen pollichattu, steamed rice, malabari fish curry and chicken curry. The order took time to came but everything was fresh and awesome in taste. Also i would like to mention the bathrooms are super clean and very well maintained. Pricing is reasonable.... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

We visited the place after reading reviews! Though we were not hungry, we decided to eat something fishy! We had the grilled pomfret! Well cooked, right flavours. Quick service. Good music! Banana fritters were a big hit my children. Helpful waiter! The place got filled very quickly at night, but the service continued to be quick! Not expensive! Overall a... More 

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$200 - $900
Cuisine
Indian, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Beach Kovalam | THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, Kovalam 695527, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kovalam
  • Phone Number: +91 94952 29511

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?