We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Madras Cafe - CLOSED

9484 Black Mountain Rd, San Diego, CA 92126-4520
+1 858-695-6229
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Sep 23, 2012
“Nice and Tasty Indian Food”
Jul 9, 2012
“Relish Indian Vegetarian Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
9484 Black Mountain Rd, San Diego, CA 92126-4520
All Details
Reviews (11)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed September 23, 2012

I loved it..the buffet even in evening times was attractive. Food taste awesome. Good service. my friend took me for his treat and we both enjoyed it. it was Great.

Thank PT-Jacks
Reviewed July 9, 2012

We w ent to this south Indian Restaurant which is nearer to La Jolla Village Dr. (10 Min drive) after visiting La Jolla Cove Beach.The atmosphere of this restaurant is very nice. We waited for 5 minutes & got the seat. We ordered Idly +...More

Reviewed May 21, 2012

I love this place! I go about once a month. My favorite is Rava Masala Dosa and Onion Uttapam.. well this place is perfect for vegetarians as everything on the menu is vegetarian.. the place gets little crowdy at times durin weekends though.. The food...More

Thank ratsy1982
Reviewed April 10, 2012

this restaurant is located in an interesting spot .. there is another south indian restaurant behind it , a chaat center/gujarati food beside it and a couple of north indian places across the street in the same plaza. the food is not bad, i expected...More

Thank Vidalu
Reviewed January 27, 2012

If you love Indian vegetarian food modestly priced and great selection including a large dhosa with the buffet meal --delivered to your table without asking. You receive your own pitcher of cold water delivered to your table without asking too. Ambiance is neutral but this...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed November 18, 2011

This restaurant serves good authentic South Indian food with sizable portions. The items are just the right spice and are not very expensive either. The atmosphere and service are ok. The only compaint is that the portions of the sides (sambar, chutney etc.) could be...More

2  Thank Sushar
Reviewed August 4, 2011

The food was terrible and high priced. I would never eat there again. Atmosphere was bad and food was too if I were don't go.

Thank basketdeep
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
San Diego, California
Reviewed November 7, 2009

okay food but so fun, and the some of the only south indian food around. we get cravings for this regularly!

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Reviewed May 11, 2009

service sucks!

Thank mpsudame
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
San Diego, California
Reviewed May 16, 2008

Ate at the lunch buffet (awesome metal trays and dishes). We had no idea what we ate as there are no labels on any of the items. Some of it was very good. Some of it was just so-so. Great if you want to try...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Nearby HotelsSee all 287 hotels in San Diego
Quality Inn San Diego Miramar
150 reviews
.31 miles away
Best Western San Diego/Miramar Hotel
503 reviews
.35 miles away
Holiday Inn San Diego North Miramar
147 reviews
.38 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Mira Mesa
118 reviews
1.61 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Grill House Cafe
10 reviews
.04 miles away
10 reviews
.34 miles away
Punjabi Tandoor
38 reviews
.28 miles away
Royal India
24 reviews
.51 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
163 reviews
.75 miles away
AleSmith Brewing Company
88 reviews
1.60 miles away
Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum
69 reviews
.91 miles away
Miramar Reservoir
27 reviews
1.60 miles away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9484 Black Mountain Rd, San Diego, CA 92126-4520
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Miramar
  • Neighborhood: Miramar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-695-6229
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing