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Madras Masala

796 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1L7, Canada
647 342 IDLY(4359)
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good53%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“dosas” (16 reviews)
“masala” (10 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
796 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1L7, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This South Indian restaurant serves up tasty dosas, vegetarian and gluten free dishes. I especially enjoyed the coconut rice, okra cooked in a spicy sauce accompanied with lamb cooked in a creamy cashew sauce. The home made paratha was tasty. The service was quick and...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed lunch in this simple place - you don't really go there for the decor - but the food is great. We had a lamb Biriani and a curry with plenty of sauce, and both were delicious, and even better together. Peaceful pace, we were...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The dosas are big and plentiful. Cooked well, crispy and flaky. I just find that the masala and/or items that come with it very bland and unexciting. Ordering other items on the menu such as special chicken dishes much better than their trademark dosas. There...More

1  Thank AndyDraven
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Right quality and quality tomato chatni with ghee dosa is amazing .... A family can really enjoy a good time was easly to find parking during Sunday ...

Thank saurabhnirula
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

As it's very close to my house by Christie Pits we go there very often with a whole family . Place is small but family friendly . Dosas are huge and so yummy .kids loves it!

Thank Olga W
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Every single dish wonderful on my many visits over the years. Found this place in my new neighbourhood after craving dosas after coming back from several months in Kerala and Tamil Nadu. Every meat and vegetable dish bursting with flavour, every bread and rice dish...More

Thank Magda W
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The Indian population in major North American cities have now reached such a level that new restaurants are opening up which offer people the chance to experience cuisines from different regions of India and not just the 'tikka masala' , 'naan', 'biryani' and other north...More

1  Thank Atanu_Maulik
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Decent food that taste good served in generous portions. We ordered Mushrooms with green peas,kottu roti and chicken along with nice bread. The breads were my favourite. Service is adequate but not great. Will visit again

Thank riviw
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent, authentic south indian food. Masala dosa is amazing. Channa batura was great. The real deal.

Thank Oren W
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Really tasty dosas. Reminded me of Madras Hotel in Cannaught Place, New Delhi! Authentic South Indian taste! Will recommed!

Thank Chetan G
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Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 796 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: 647 342 IDLY(4359)
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