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Hotel Saravana Bhavan Restaurant

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21, Kennet Lane | Near Egmore Railway Station, Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600008, India
+91 44 2819 2055
11:00 - 23:00
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51 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a big place with good staff and excellent service. Lot of Saravana bhawans are there all across Chennai . Hence you have to take care to reach the original one.

Thank abhi_jsr
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very busy place! More than enjoying own dining experience, it was exciting watching so many others enjoying the food with friends and family. Parking space is a constraint!

Thank DrMurugesan R
Chennai (Madras), India
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I love their idlis :).. that's my breakfast every Sunday ! Hey serve delicious South Indian food , but when you order food for home delivery.. it's not up to the mark..

Thank Asj301
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88 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very famous chain of restaurant in Tamil nadu. Well known for tastiest idli sambar, vada, dosa and hot coffee. The hotel is offering different types of combos. Of late, taste is not up to the mark.

Thank Anand N
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best of South Indian cuisine in the town. Comparatively cleaner than most surrounding places. Paratha was awesome.

Thank Danushka D
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a must visit for delicious idlis and other South Indian delicacies with chatneys and sambars. A good feature of combo breakfast is awesome.

Thank Dilipkumar A
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In this restaurant, not all the items are prepared. Only basic items are made and other items are sent as Pre prepared from the HD kitchen. Hence the special items like cholesterol poori and other similar items are sold limited quantity. Avoid going there.

Thank Sudar3616
Chennai (Madras), India
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for authentic South Indian food, this is your place to go! It's got great flavours, and the food is served to you in true south Indian style. The filter coffee is amazing. My favorite thing to eat is the masala dosa. There are however times when it might seem unhygienic, but it's not necessarily so.

Thank tryingtobeanonymous
Kochi (Cochin), India
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619 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The safest and the best eatery chain in Chennai. This is as good as any other of the Saravana Bhavans here in this city. The Tamil Nadu vegetarian dishes are top class. The North indian dishes are above par.

Thank Anand G
Bengaluru, India
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place serves only vegetarian fare. I have been to this place a couple of times during my business meets. Good food. Their 14 pieces idlis are awesome.

Thank ravibhutan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21, Kennet Lane | Near Egmore Railway Station, Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600008, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)>  > Egmore
  • Neighbourhood: Egmore
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2819 2055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?