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Madras Cafe

1177 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1026
+1 408-737-2323
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“dosas” (22 reviews)
“tiffin” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1177 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1026
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place to visit if you are craving for veg south indian food- variety of dosas with lip smacking chutneys & sambar available to devoured. Nice ambiance & fast service- well worth every penny!! will visit again for sure...!!

Thank Yogesh J
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a place which reminds one of the typical atmosphere of a South Indian restaurant in India. The moment you step in, you can smell the aroma of south Indian spices wafting from the dining hall which simply makes churning sound in your tummy...More

Thank ravin1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent eatery that offers a variety of dosas with assortment of chutneys, sambar... Very good value for money!

Thank DrMurugesan R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a terrible resturant, with out any taste, ambience, quality. Only thing you get is HIGH COST, WASTE OF MONEY And TIME. I bet any HIGHLY ORDINARY resturant, in Silicon valley can have a better Taste than this. We ate Masala DOSA yesterday, Such...More

Thank Ramesh N
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a great place for south indian vegetarian food - food is consistently good and authentic. There is a weird pay and wait for table concept - but it makes things faster. Don't come here for ambience or service - come here for food...More

Thank Jubin E
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

If you are ok to with a very noisy environment then the food is really very good here. Depending upon the time of visit there could be long queue. Food is yummy and authentic

Thank Vivek K
Reviewed 3 August 2017

excellent taste, smiling staff, very neat atmosphere, provided you have enough time at your disposal . Will rate five if service is a little quick. Get what you want.

Thank PrabhakarBelavadi
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Visited this place with family last week. Had visited other South Indian place in the bay area earlier. But,found this to be closest to its original taste. I am not a South Indian,but,local Tamil crowd also approves of it. It provides all typical South Indian...More

Thank ChaitanyaBaroda
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Very crowded place and one has to wait to get a seat. So once you go in, order your meal/ food and when it is ready they will get you seated. Tasty south Indian delicacies in Sunnyvale and the place was crowded not only with...More

Thank TSANAND1976
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We are on a 3 week road trip across the US and this is the best South Indian food we could ever find in the US. Awesome food but don't expect much by way of service or a smile, the food does all the talking...More

Thank MohanS2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1177 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1026
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-737-2323
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