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Chennai Cafe

3301 Preston Rd, Suite 8, Frisco, TX 75034-9052
+1 972-378-1300
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3301 Preston Rd, Suite 8, Frisco, TX 75034-9052
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chennai Cafe is a nicely decorated interior with a great lunch buffet - lots of variety. As with any buffet, it's best to get there around 11:30 AM while it's freshly being added. I find myself challenged to keep returning, however, not because of...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I lived in Dallas for 18+ years and been to all the Indian restaurants. I did go to this place before and it was not bad. Recently (July 03, 2017) I went to this restaurant with my family and few guests came from California and...More

Thank Shankar S
Reviewed May 17, 2017

If you are new to Indian food this is the perfect place to start. Their buffet has a fantastic variety and all of the dishes are excellent! It is very clean and well set up. LOVE LOVE LOVE this place.

Thank Veggielover42
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Liked appam with sweet coconut, chicken biryani was good .. fish curry was ok Ambience and songs played were good.. gives authentic look and feel

Thank 405anuc
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We've been here a few times now. The lunch buffet is fast when you're in a hurry. The weekend buffet is also quite good. Just your typical indian restaurant in a convenient location.

Thank -CU46
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

We went to try the buffet. It was clean with lots of variety. Everything was labeled, but you really need to know what the dishes are as there were no descriptions. The staff was not very attentive to the tables for drinks etc. Food was...More

1  Thank AbsterHan
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Interesting to see Chennai cafe in Dallas. Good food, good service timings could accommodate late afternoons as we missed our first attempt but later on managed to experience it.

Thank Sajee P
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Great food , well varied between vegetarian to lamb beef chicken and seafood ,clean and fast service the price was very affordable.

Thank Zeina C
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Chennai is south Indian city with its own culinary culture. Chennai Cafe emobodies this culture in their menu. When you enter this establishment, you are awed by the grandiose decor not found in typical Indian restaurant. Wall filled with murals from 18th century iconography. Small...More

1  Thank Kiran V
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Went in for lunch, arrived just before 2pm. Waited to be sat. Cluster of guests trying to pay. The buffet was expansive. The quality of the food was sordid. I could only eat half of the selections. The other half was too dry. If the...More

Thank enam63
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June 1, 2017|
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Response from Kiran V | Reviewed this property |
No Alcohol is served in this establishment.
August 22, 2016|
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Response from Kiran V | Reviewed this property |
This has one of the most versatile lunch buffet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3301 Preston Rd, Suite 8, Frisco, TX 75034-9052
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Frisco
  • Phone Number: +1 972-378-1300
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Chennai cafe is an Indian restaurant that specializes on Authentic South Indian cuisines. We have unique dishes that you wouldn't fine anywhere and is complimented by our extensive menu which covers most of the South Indian dishes. Pls come and explore.
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