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Above Sea level

The Raintree, 120, Terrace, St. Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Chennai (Madras) 600034, India
+91 44 2430 4050
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“local fish” (2 reviews)
“palak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Raintree, 120, Terrace, St. Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Chennai (Madras) 600034, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice food, good quality, nice view at night, but the beef took to long from the kitchen to our table.

Thank Amaury H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get place to relax and eat... Pay for the place. We enjoyed good starters and variety of food from Indian to Italian

Thank Vipin A
Reviewed 5 May 2017

very nice place, one of the most unique places in chennai. great food and the most imported note is the service, naveen one of the waiters has full knowlede of the menu thats rare to find, and he services in the best manner. would recommend...More

2  Thank sarinjeghelian
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great time.Special authentic Indian food and great service.Keep it up guys.The ambience is superb.Definitely my favourite place. Wanna come again.

Thank gogy p
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had a really lovely evening at Above Sea Level. The view and setting was fantastic – it's stylish and well designed, with a 'LA' vibe! We were quite surprised! It doesn't feel particularly Indian, but it was a nice break from the hustle and...More

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We sat down in this place and immediate thing we noticed was that this is a great place to get respite from humid Chennai summers. There is a cool breeze coming from Bay of Bengal to make you feel great. This is a roof top,...More

Thank Prakash V
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Good view of the town, totally green. Courteous staff. Enjoyed the dinner. They surprised me with a nice complimentary cake for my wife b'day. Truly awesome place

Thank Geetha P
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great food and service with a view! Relaxing atmosphere with a daily Happy Hour! Naveen was one of our Favorite Service Staff. They had some live music on Saturday Night

Thank MJ B
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

The view is really amazing from the top of hotel but i have to say that we have to wait almost one hour for our food. All the quality dishes were good but too much expensive, specially the drinks, more than 6€ for a local...More

1  Thank Armeniarules
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Be prepared to part with (after taxes ) about £6.00 for a 330ml bottle of local beer. It's priced before tax sneaky. Try to ameliorate the pain by ordering before 6.30pm. Have one drink look at the views then go. The food was uninspiring also,...More

1  Thank Alan R
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Jay C
Do they serve jain food?
24 September 2016|
Response from mrajank | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so, for there's no menu card specifying Jain food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Raintree, 120, Terrace, St. Mary's Road, Alwarpet, Chennai (Madras) 600034, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2430 4050
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