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“sumptuous food”
Review of Dakshin

Dakshin
Ranked #6 of 6,866 Restaurants in Chennai (Madras)
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $66
Cuisines: Indian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Neighborhood: Alwarpet
Reviewed January 18, 2013

the indian food is great here. if you are yearning for a typical local cuisine then you can please your tastebuds with the numerous options that are also available in this restaurant.
my particular favorite is the traditional idli and dosa which i never miss here.

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Reviewed January 17, 2013

This Hotel has been a favorite of the Chennai elite and also houses the most decent and rocking nightclub called Dublin. Dakshin is by far the best place in town to taste authentic South Indian and Coastal Cuisine. These guys have been doing it so well for so many years now, that it's become a habit. It serves Cuisines from Five Coastal States of India and I went there with a friend for a dinner. The food is deliciously lip smacking with just the perfect spices, color and appeal and the variety is to die for. The Service is beyond excellence and the servers take every table upon themselves as if you were a family member. I have never seen such dedicated and heart felt service anywhere else.

I of course tried their legendary Thali which was stupendous! Now Dakshin serves cuisines from 5 states on the south....so you are left wondering at the variety and uniqueness of every dish. i also tried crab meat which was a complete departure to the regular!

Dakshin at Park Sheraton TTK Road is arguably India's entree to the Coastal and South Indian Cuisine!

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Reviewed January 14, 2013

I love this restaurant for its authenticity and the variety in South Indian food. I have been here almost 6-8 times now but each time I visit I love it even more. Its definitely very expensive but then the quality of food and service negates it all.
Definitely a "must Visit" restaurant in Chennai.

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Thank bingover
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Reviewed December 23, 2012

Can't beleive its close to 10 years since we went there. Authentic Thanjoor food all the way. They gave us a vey yummy death by chocolate cake for dad's B'day dinner as a compliment. Very kind staffs and amazing food.

Thank Chandu_pravin
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Reviewed December 23, 2012

Dakshin is one of the oldest south indian restaurants in Chennai located at the Park Sheraton Hotel. It is ideally located in a posh area of Chennai. Every time here is like tasting a time less classic. Bit pricey but well worth the experience.

Thank ArvindRathnam
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