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Madras Mantra

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2179 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite A, Decatur, GA 30033-4303
+1 404-636-4400
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2179 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite A, Decatur, GA 30033-4303
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good lunch buffet authentic South Indian taste. Weekend is very busy sometimes wait of 45 min plus but worth it. Good service only because of edit time I gave 4 stars

Thank Amirali J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best Indian food I have ever tried. Wonderful depth of flavors! Will definitely be back.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a hectic first half in Atlanta in business meetings, our group of about 7 craved for some authentic India food. One of our colleagues requested for Dosa and off we went to Madras Mantra – about 20 mile drive from our meeting venue. The...More

Thank SumitKasera
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Came here for the vegetarian south Indian food. The buffet lunch has very good choices. The food is good. The service is excellent. Good ambience. Excellent price. The staff was very helpful in assisting me to find a ride to get back to downtown Atlanta....More

Thank ChivasG
Reviewed September 30, 2017

South Indian restaurants have finally come of age in the USA thanks mainly to Saravanna Bhavan that have sprouted in many cities. Surprisingly there is no Saravanna Bhavan in Atlanta. But not to worry, there is Madras Mantra, as good if not better. Ironically, it...More

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed September 17, 2017

I pass this restaurant for years commuting to and from work . I finally stopped in for quick bite to eat and I was glad I did.The decor is sparkling.The food is delicious! Wonderfully spiced and not overpowering. We left the restaurant planning to return...More

Thank Herbert S
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Dinner out with friends...We have been to several restaurants that serve food from India. Madras is above most of the ones we have visited. Needless to say, it is a place that is frequented by the people of India. That is the best sign possible....More

Thank katork
Reviewed August 5, 2017

As a south indian I use one yardstick for decent restaurants. The way they make idli and sambar. Both are excellent as were the three types of chutneys alongside. I have eaten better and hence did not give it the max rating. My family ordered...More

Thank liquidsodium
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Comfortable place with ample parking. Wide variety of Indian vegetarian food choices at modest cost.

Thank RajanJamuna
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Lovely interior. Nice buffet. The staff was very attentive and the selections were constantly being refilled.

Thank GoinGray
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2179 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite A, Decatur, GA 30033-4303 (Formerly Madras Bhavan)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-636-4400
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