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Murugan Idli Shop

No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“idlis” (141 reviews)
“onion uttapam” (9 reviews)
“ghee roast” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All these I know they provide only tiffin, on our surprise we heard that south indian veg meals available in lunch time, it's good and fantastic, it's varieties are awesome, wish to visit AGAIN

Thank Prabhusanker1972
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This idly is too soft to eat,and they gave you a three types of chatney has a design of flag of india like orange colour tomoto chatney,white colour coconut chatney,green colour pudina chatney,samar is the best in the world and it asks you to order...More

Thank Thiruselvam768
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for an authentic Madurai Idly and Jigarthanda, this is the place for you. It’s near to Meenakshi temple. The idly which I had is the best one which I had in my life till now. Also, I was trying Jigarthanda for...More

Thank Harikrishnan U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An idly is an idly is an idly. But not after you hit this restaurant. Simply amazing fair of idly, Panniyaram and Dosa varieties. A trip to Madurai is not complete without a visit here. Restaurant has more of a tea shop atmosphere. It was...More

Thank Unni M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply outstanding. Love it every time we visit. Enjoyed our ghee masala dosai and coffee. Idlis are super soft and chutneys are great. Very attentive service. Highly recommended.

Thank JItTravelDiaries
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best place in Madurai to taste idlies and other South Indian dishes. Ideal place to go for tasting tamil cuisine.

Thank frank2214
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Idlis are soft, they offer 4 types of chutneys .Posi and ghee are offered at extra cost, sambar serving is very tasty, you should try idli and Uthappam

Thank shankar n
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The idli of this food outlet is very famous. We visited it just to try it. Truly lip smacking idlis. Well prepared, great in quality and sambar served was also delicious. Visit once to see the raised quality of common food item - idli.

Thank Rajani B
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Great South Indian food at very reasonable prices but it's next to impossible to find parking space (I spent more time looking for parking space than I spent inside the restarunt) Catch an auto or OLA, it's simpler.

Thank vishnucharan p
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The Murugan Idli shop in Singapore is far more hygienic than the one in Madurai. The glass in which they serve water is unclean and the servers are very unfriendly with "no patience" at all. The food (idli, dosa) was average but their Pongal was...More

Thank Ivy P
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Uma J
17 January 2017|
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Response from Medagam P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Idli are available anytime.🙂
22 March 2016|
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Response from jeebee2015 | Reviewed this property |
No home delivery.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Madurai District  >  Madurai
  • Phone Number: 2341379
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