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Earl's Secret

Havelock Road | King's Cliff Hotel, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) 643001, India
+91 423 2452888/9
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brownie” (40 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Chinese, Indian, Asian, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Havelock Road | King's Cliff Hotel, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) 643001, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ambience is great, service is slow, food was just 'meh' and overpriced. We got the Chicken Clear Soup, Scotch Eggs, Lasagna, Earl's Roast Lamb and nothing was great. And the Passion Fruit Panacotta looked liked a fried egg. Tasted descent though. Go for the ambience,...More

1  Thank Shweta S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this quaint little restaurant during our trip to Ooty. It is located in the middle of nowhere. However, it is worth a visit. You need to have your own vehicle for your back and forth trip to this place as there is no...More

Thank Sandeepa M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

after checkin out reviews. visited with 3 othr frnds. ambience is great, tried continental n a biryani. all were good.. brocolli soup n french onion were amazin. passion fruit dessert was gud. the hotel rooms looked fab to me. wll definately stay with them n...More

Thank Sai Thirumal Ra... V
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ignoring the slow service, rest everything works for this restaurant - Ambience, location, food quality. Their food is good and one can enjoy their outdoor seating with a lovely view of footy from the cliff. They need to work a bit on the signages as...More

Thank Ajay1411
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Exceptionally good food customized to your liking, excellent ambience and good service. We had ordered steak, lamb, chicken and pasta, all continental dishes and Earl's secret white chocolate brownie and the cook made sure we were not disappointed even a bit. We were staying in...More

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This heritage restaurant is located on top of the hill giving excellent view of Ooty. The food served is excellent with vide variety of cuisine provided. A must visit place to have sumptuous food while in Ooty.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything we ate here was delicious! Strongly recommended orders are the stuffed mushrooms and the signature brownie. The signature brownie is actually a white chocolate vanilla brownie served with milk chocolate ice cream. Such a unique twist to a traditional dish. The ambiance is also...More

Thank Kara L
Reviewed 1 week ago

As per trip advisor reviews of being the best in Ooty we decided to go to Earl's Nest for lunch, but by the time we got there after quite a trek it was after 3 pm, and they didnt have any lunch left ! All...More

Thank Injoboo
littlearth, Guest Relations Manager at Earl's Secret, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Earl's Secret, Ooty ! It is unfortunate that you could not make it in time for Lunch or Dinner as we primarily are a Lunch & Dinner restaurant and serve only short-eats type of food besides those timings. However, we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is tucked away and I love being away from the bustle of Ooty. Service is discreet. The steaks are done beautifully. Try the Fillet mignon or either of the Chicken steaks. The mushroom sauce is delicate. Much better value than Cullinarium and the...More

Thank Bert C
littlearth, Guest Relations Manager at Earl's Secret, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Earl's Secret, Ooty ! Its valued appreciation like your kind review that makes our day and is an appreciation for the efforts put in by our dedicated team "Thank You ". We are very glad you enjoyed the various food choices...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If u are in ooty ad don't visit this place u have missed the plot sorounded by hills lush green u enter valley of flowers reminds us have victorian era The restaurant is spread in vast area both outside ad indoors U have Indian contentintal...More

Thank ash0501
littlearth, Guest Relations Manager at Earl's Secret, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Earl's Secret, Ooty ! We thank you and appreciate your kind expression of the place we take great pride in maintaining and sharing the experience with our valued guest. We would also appreciate if you could share the areas to improve...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is it halal food available
14 May 2017|
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Response from navalkardn | Reviewed this property |
Most Indian non veg restaurants serve halal food & this place should be no exception.
is there halal food
14 May 2017|
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Response from NAMBIARckh | Reviewed this property |
not particularly mentioned but all meat is considered by default
can someone inform the approx cost for two? for lunch or dinner
11 December 2016|
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Response from karthik1977 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Havelock Road | King's Cliff Hotel, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) 643001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  The Nilgiris District  >  Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
  • Phone Number: +91 423 2452888/9
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