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Cafe Madras

38 B, Circle House, King's Circle, Matunga East | Opposite Maheshwari udhyan, Mumbai (Bombay) 400019, India
+91 22 2401 4419
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
38 B, Circle House, King's Circle, Matunga East | Opposite Maheshwari udhyan, Mumbai (Bombay) 400019, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Jan 17 breakfast: One of the oldest place for some superb breakfast. The interiors are pretty minimal like any other udipi. The food is of very good quality - whatever we ordered was fresh, hot and tasted good. The vada were very crisp as it...More

Thank Maulin_Parekh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a small place and can get packed very quickly. But even if you have to wait for sometime please do. Typical south Indian breakfast but made really well. Their Idli Butter pudi is my all time favourite. Cheers

Thank souzanelson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cafe Madras. The best place for South Indian food in Mumbai. Idli butter podi.......Tuppa dosa....pineapple shreea.....filters coffee....set dosa.....masalas dosa.....etc...all the food idem are very yummy 😋

Thank Nilam S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Idli butter podi...tuppa dosa.. pineapple sheera... filter coffee...set dosa... masala dosa..etc..etc..all the food items are very yummy..wait for 20-30 minutes is common but the food worth the wait..this place is popular only because of the superior quality of their product i.e. the authentic south Indian...More

Thank Tanaya D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the best south indian food by far. dont miss the idli butter podi.. its literally out of the world. me and my wife generally end up hogging atleast 2 plates each folowed by the amazing pongal.

Thank Varun S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very famous for South Indian food joint in Mumbai . Serves the best iddli vada & sambar. Must try the dosa and the filter coffee. My fav is the rasam and the upma.

Thank rajeevkarunakaran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe madras. The best place for south indian food in mumbai. Authentic, delicious and you cant go wrong, No matter what u order. Love their filter coffee. Friendly and fast service.

Thank Bhavin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been a regular buff of cafe madras since childhood ....But visited this simple Matunga authentic south indian joint after 7 years. Not much has changed , in fact the settings have improved a bit with photo frames of Times awards it has received. The...More

Thank hitesh1304
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food that not only comforts you and reminds of Mum's Sunday cooking but also touches your soul and pleasantly surprises your wallet. That about sums up Madras Cafe, Matunga! Quick efficient service, small place with the exact same ambience of 30-40 years ago but spic...More

Thank kumarnishit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful place to enjoy authentic south indian food..its butter idlis to medu vadas to dahu misal, all were awesome..different dosas-neer dosa, raagi dosa, tuppa dosa with d gun powder chutney just made d dosas awesome. Its Kappa-filter coffee is a must try.. Its a...More

Thank ParthBhimani
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Questions & Answers
18 December 2016|
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Response from Gulu L | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Monday
Shilpa J
9 November 2016|
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Response from Devavrat K | Property representative |
Not anymore , only paytm as of now
6 June 2016|
Response from 107radhikav |
Try Muthuswamy at Matunga market. The Restaurant is called Arya Bhavan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$3
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 B, Circle House, King's Circle, Matunga East | Opposite Maheshwari udhyan, Mumbai (Bombay) 400019, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai (Bombay)
  • Phone Number: +91 22 2401 4419
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