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132, TTK Road | Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park, Chennai (Madras) 600018, India
+91 44 2499 4101
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12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you for the amazing dinner and making the evening so special for us!! Amazing hospitality and mouth watering food! Shout out to Mr. Rajkumar for special efforts! Cheers

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Thank Vraj S
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Mr Raj Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon I would also like to thank you for appreciating Rajkumar Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

Lebanon
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

if you are looking for a restaurant that serves delicious food and with the most amazing service...well this is the place.the ambience is totally serene there is soft live music playing all the time.now talking about the service, palanivel is the best waitress/steward you will ever meet... his spirit, his smile and his service is just excellent... have you been... More 

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Thank sarinjeghelian
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Ms Sarinjeghelian Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon I would also like to thank you for appreciating Palanivel Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the ambience is totally serene & south indian, soft live music playing. the stewards ask you for your likes / dislikes & prepare the dishes according to your taste. You are served four different types of chutnies with papad etc to build up your appetite. The chicken soup or rasam is great. Mutton stew is full of soft mutton pieces... More 

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Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Mr Singh Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

Singapore
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was beautiful, service fantastic. Thank you Vimalraj for recommendations. We had King-fisher (Indian draft beer), traditional Mangalore chicken curry with different dosais, some starters. Papadams come with chatneys , which are very good. Will be back for Kerala fish curry.

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Thank AnnaKalra
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Ms Anna Kalra Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon I would also like to thank you for appreciating Vimalraj Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clearly, Dakshin is one of my favourite restaurants in Chennai. The interiors are beautiful with great tanjore paintings and the red and green walls add to the beauty. The have a live performance of Indian instrumental music. The food is yum - my recommendations are the banana dosa (iyer's special) and nandu puttu (crab meat). The desserts are great with... More 

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Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Ms Mansi Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are enjoyed very well. Food was excellent one who server thangaraj and vimalraj he gave excellent recommendations. We don't have space to eat wonderful service, Mohan arranged wheelchair for my parents without inform Thanks a lot. I love this place My parents also like this place... Flute guys are awesome....

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Thank jomasha
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Mr Jomasha Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited dakshin for lunch. The decor is beautiful and the staff are dressed typical south Indian style. The food was very tasty.. I highly recommend the veg thali I had. Of particular pleasure was eating their homemade mukkani ice cream. Great taste and service!

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Thank SandhyaMoise
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Ms Sandhya Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi I am C.Bhaskar Rao and am from chennai..will often Visit this restaurant with my Family...The must thing which make me to visit frequently is their Ambience..Hospitality and Food....First on their Ambience..It is cool with Traditional attire and beautiful warm music played live...When it comes to food I prefer their Banana Dish..kozhhi Vepudu...Keema choru..Bisibella badh and finally ends up with... More 

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Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Mr Rao Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon I would also like to thank you for appreciating Suresh and Manoj Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has a reputation. The waiters are dressed in traditional white wraparounds, shirts and vibhuti (ash on forehead). We went there expecting good food from Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Chettinad and Andhra - and we certainly got that. The starters included banana pancakes, prawns, bitter gourd chips and mini dosa-dumplings - really good, and the chutneys were great. For the... More 

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Thank aberanda
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I have taken note of the areas you felt we can improve and please be assured I will share the feedback with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We apologies for the inconvenience caused. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant... More 

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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service were excellent. We were served a multi-course variety of Indian dishes and most were delicious. I'm a very picky eater so this was a major accomplishment! The service was also top notch ... shout out to our waiters Manij and Rajkumar. Service was 2nd to none. Definitely worth an evening!

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Thank Don C
Dakshin C, Manager at Dakshin, responded to this review

Dear Mr Don Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I will definitely share the wonderful compliments with the restaurant team and our Executive Chef. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and restaurant soon I would also like to thank you for appreciating Rajkumar and Manoj Warm Regard's Mohan G Restaurant Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$70
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:45
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132, TTK Road | Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park, Chennai (Madras) 600018, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2499 4101

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