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.

Masala Fort

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Princess Street | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 99474 87613
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

187 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 157: English reviews
Paris, France
Level Contributor
34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I found it hard to find good places to eat in this area: most of the restaurant cater for tourists, serve food that's not from the region, and are quite expensive for India. Masala fort was better than the other ones around : it's a pleasant place to eat, with a nice atmosphere, and good local non-vegetarian food. If you... More 

Helpful?
Thank fpgx
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I got some lunch to go from here and we really liked it. It was simple traditional food, but it was tasty. The portions aren't very large, but it worked for us. The fish curry was tasty!

Helpful?
Thank AlePad2013
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Beautiful location but that is about it. The food was average and the portions were absolutely tiny for the price you pay.

Helpful?
Thank aligoucem
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We ate here this evening and although I had some good things to say, the evening concluded in utter disaster. :'( We arrived and the restaurant was busy... A main reason we decided to dine here, plus the menu board outside offered what we were looking for. The waitress (and owner) greeted us and we had a short wait while... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sophia E
Thane, India
Level Contributor
71 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Masala fort is restaurant of four seasons hotel situated in heart of fort kochi. We had veg meal twice. It was very good. Staff served it properly. Ambiance is very attractive and nicely designed.

Helpful?
Thank shardul k
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I liked the relaxed ambiance of Masala Fort. I could not find many options of vegetarian here. So, I have ordered the standard choice, a biryani, roti and paneer butter masala. I wasn't expecting a great taste, but surprisingly the food tasted great. Especially the Paneer Butter Masala. One point less for the long waiting.

Helpful?
Thank sarath s
Ripon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Started with prawns in tempura. Delicious! I had Kohzi Chicken curry. Could have been a bit more spice hot but good bit of chicken and well cooked. Mikki had fish in banana leaf which was hotter and very good. Staff were attentive in a modern way,. Non of this awful fawning and hanging around watching you eat. Good eclectic music.

Helpful?
Thank robininripon
Kerala, India
Level Contributor
18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I have eaten here several times, it is always excellent! Nice place, upstairs looking out over the street. Food/drinks and service wonderful. Relaxing atmosphere, especially with the street view. A great spot to have a good meal and watch Fort life pass by at its distinctly leisurely pace. I would highly recommend this place!

Helpful?
Thank AndalPunyakshi
Bonn, Germany
Level Contributor
29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The restaurant is open till 10 pm. The food was very good and they even had some more veg dishes which is not always the case in Kerala...

Helpful?
Thank gjr2016-17
Olympia, Washington
Level Contributor
37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We were lucky to get in and get a table as they were very busy. Food was great. Would love to return when less crowded and enjoy our meal a little bit more peacefully.

Helpful?
Thank Schmerto64

Travellers who viewed Masala Fort also viewed

Kochi (Cochin), Kerala
 
Kochi (Cochin), Kerala
 

Been to Masala Fort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Cuisine
Italian, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princess Street | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kochi (Cochin)
  • Phone Number: +91 99474 87613

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Masala Fort staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?