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Hotel Saravana Bhavan

102, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Near Panagal Park, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
+91 44 2815 4662
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (22 reviews)
“sambar” (17 reviews)
“tiffin” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
102, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Near Panagal Park, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Saravana Bhavan is undoubtedly the best vegetarian restaurant in Chennai. The place is very nest. Service is quick and staff are courteous. Variety on offer is also fantastic with their menu boasting a wide variety of fantastic south Indian fare. Do try the Masala...More

Thank kkesavan1978
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

An excellent place did vegetarian food lovers, very clean and hygenic. Serves both South Indian and North Indian food. Tiffin and Thalis are offered and taste is very good. Different options for meals. Ghee pongal is delicious. Richly brewed filter coffee is also not to...More

Thank Manjunath V
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The service was good but it was overpriced for its ambiance, and facilties. The rates many be high because of its brand value but i honestly did not appreciate the food and the servings. Highly priced for what is served.

Thank Abhieshek
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Good ambience and very nice place to have Vegetarion food in Chennai . Food quality is good and clean and neat place to visit both as family as well for business purpose

Thank SivasankaranT
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has many branches.The one I went to is in Pondy Bazaar.The restaurant opens pretty early in the morning .So that's a plus point.Ambience is average.it is spacious n quite clean.Food is tasty, but not very cheap. Service is quick.

Thank Chandini58
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We had S Indian veg meals, paper roast and rawa dosa. The standard seems to have slightly dipped. Not the out of the world S Indian fare that one gets at Saravana Bhavan.

Thank SunilNambiar
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We visited Saravana Bhavan for lunch while shopping for silk sarees in T. Nagar in Chennai. The ambience is average and there is scope for improvement in cleanliness. However the food in awesome. Hot Idlis, dosas and Uttapams are southern specialities. Taste of chuttneys and...More

Thank gdbhinge
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A trip to Chennai was never complete without a visit to Saravana Bhavan. Over the years the restaurant has become and chain and down side is the quality that it was know for. I would go to this place now as a last resort when...More

1  Thank Chandu R
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My first time in Hotel Saravana Bhavan and its been truly amazing.. Very tasty and fresh items.. Quality of the idli, dosa were absolutely perfect!!!!

Thank manas a
Reviewed 10 May 2017

we used to be regular to saravana bhavan for breakfast every sunday. i used to love the dosa sambar! i went abroad to study for 2 years and when i returned, i went back to saravana bhavan and i must say, i was sorely disappointed....More

1  Thank d3vasena
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1.23 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Pondy Bazaar, Near Panagal Park, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)>  > Thyagaraya Nagar
  • Neighbourhood: Thyagaraya Nagar
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2815 4662
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