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Aachi Aappakadai

3075 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051-2905
+1 408-243-2778
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mutton roast” (3 reviews)
“appam” (18 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3075 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051-2905
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2017

Love this place! Lots of choice for vegetarians as well. Love the appam with the vegetarian Chettinadu. Friendly staff.

Thank WanderingGaruda
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I love the food here.I've tried Mutton roast curry, Nethli fry , Prawn Karvapillai, Chicken chettinaad, Chicken pepper,aapams, buttermilk on many occasions.Love them all.The food is super spicy and delicious. The restaurant decor is ok but they have outside seating as well.

Thank Sameere26
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Went to Sunnyvale location and ordered several items. Food tasted good but we had to ask several times for plates and we got burnt appams. They are busy for a reason (tasy food) but if they cannot keep up the service then they will lose...More

1  Thank somak958
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Visited both branches in San Jose, CA at Santa Clara and in Sunnyvale. Sunnyvale is a bigger one with large car park and Santa Clara one is small, by all standards. Food is the same. Good for both lunch and dinner. Vegetarian or Non-Veg..authentic South...More

Thank DrValliappan
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Was there in May 2016 with a colleague on a business trip. I had the chicken byriani and parathas. Food overall was very good but very spicy. The parathas were too greasy for me but tasted really good. Service was great but the waiter was...More

Thank gumby1969
Reviewed 3 February 2016

They serve chettinad recipes which are really nice. Little spicy though but tasty. You can definitely ask for less spicy. They have variety of fish, chicken and vegetarian dishes. Appams are everyone's favorite as you will see them on every table. They do have their...More

Thank Tara R
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Attracted by the Appams served here. Typical chettinad curries served with appams. This place has ambur mutton biriyani which is awesome. But dont expect staffs to be good, they can even play prank at you in the kitchen.

Thank Meiyappan K
Reviewed 15 December 2015

If you like spicy Indian Food, I really recommend Aachi Aapakadai! I've been to India 22 times, and this definitely tastes like Chennai. Love the Dosa.

Thank JamillaCamel
Reviewed 8 August 2015

- Great food - right portion - good ambience - value for money Food was spicy, tasty and ergonomically friendly too. Liked a lot. Shall visit one more time during my stay here in the USA.

Thank Sowmini
Reviewed 23 July 2015

I was thinking I will eat a Dosa or Uttapam, but ended up eating very good Indian Chinese food, which was even a better choice. They do not serve Dosa or Uttapam, but serve South Indian Non-Vegetarian food. If someone like Non-Veg, it is a...More

Thank R S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3075 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051-2905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-243-2778
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