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Madras Cafe

The Mall Rd, Rishikesh 249201, India
+91 99979 69038
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dosas” (50 reviews)
“fried rice” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:30All hours
Indian, Cafe, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Mall Rd, Rishikesh 249201, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from south, I find the food here below average. They seem have tampered the food for the countless western travellers who visit the cafe.. i wish it could have been more authentic

Thank TravellingMe1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is just in front of ram jhula car parking. Many foreigners' favourite because of its great breakfast and continental menu. Indian food is very decent and as the name of the restaurant suggests the dosas, idlis, uttapam and filter coffee is right on...More

Thank anshumannegi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

South Indian food is not good over here but filter coffee was nice. Staff was not at all courteous. Dosas and Uttapams where little on oily side but it was average kind of food. I did not taste North Indian food here.

Thank rajatahuja837
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at madras cafe with my friends after a long tiring time taking but enjoyable bath at the ganga river. Service is the very good.

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

South indian craving for coffee fulfilled here! They do have variety menu but we tasted coffee which we enjoyed. They also sell some of khadi soaps etc which we did buy.

Thank Swati B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Nice food and clean place. Food was served in Hygienic condition. But If you are looking for multiple varieties of Dosa like one of the posters mentioned, you will be disappointed. You can get 4-5 varieties of Dosa but not 100. The menu of this...More

Thank jitendra p
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

First thing first, I didn't see any connection to Madras here leaving the filter coffee. We thought of visiting the place since my brother wanted to have something South Indian. We ordered idli's and Dosa's, both were terrible. I ordered Alu Paratha and it was...More

Thank Ajay0680
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered idlis and South Indian thali. The food is not even close to anything South Indian. We understand we cannot expect authentic idlis and sambar and rice. But this was terrible quality. Avoidable.

Thank enigmaiyer
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered food through their number which I found through Google. Starting from their ordering process to the quality of food was very bad. Had ordered Mysore veg dosa, Masala dosa and plain dosa for dinner and had asked them to deliver it at my hotel....More

Thank Badri N
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We wend for evening snacks at madras Cafe. It's a nice place in the heart of Rishikesh on a busy road and serves good South Indian dishes with authentic taste

Thank Krishna G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Mall Rd, Rishikesh 249201, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttarakhand  >  Dehradun District  >  Rishikesh
  • Phone Number: +91 99979 69038
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