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Kethel's Chicken

Rahmaniya Hotel, Chalai Bazarchalai | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695001, India
+91 471 246 0003
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ghee rice” (12 reviews)
“chicken fry” (26 reviews)
“chapatti” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Halal
€€ - €€€
Rahmaniya Hotel, Chalai Bazarchalai | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695001, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a occasional visitor of Rahmania. There are two hotels, one in Chalai (busy market place, no parking in a crowded street) and one in Pattom(on road side limited parking but better seats). You get more options in Pattom branch. However for me i...More

Thank Rajur77
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Many had rave reviews about this. If you are a hardcore fan of Kethels chicken I suggest you move on. To start with Kethels chicken, people said I would love the Chicken fry with chapati. I tried not once but twice and to my taste...More

Thank Karthy-Pillai
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Simply Awesome! Mouth Watering Taste! No matches available anywhere in the World. This hotel is a must visit while in Trivandrum. The food style remains unchanged for the last 50+ years. Only 15 persons can dine here in this hotel at a given time. Very...More

Thank Gopinadhan S
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This restaurant is inside chala market. Difficult to find it as sign board is not visible easily. Ambience is not good for family, better suited for solo visit or take away. Had chappathi and their trademark baby chicken fry. Lime juice is freely provided. The...More

Thank Anuroop J
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel placed in chalai . their main dishes are chicks and chapoathi . Taste is awsome and we forcefully going for th taste

Thank Lalumanji
Reviewed 19 January 2017

What do you do with chicks that are 14-15 days old? Yes, they are tiny to eat. That's what we assume until you dine here, and realise things. Like baby corn(which is not actually young corn), baby chickens are different altogether to savour. Kethel's is...More

Thank pulsarjune
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

One of the favorite place where we can have Chappathi (Indian soft bread) & Cockerel (young chicken ) Fry !!! Not good in Ambience!!!

Thank battle a
Reviewed 24 December 2016

It is Country chicken (നാടൻ) , tender & fried in coconut oil. That in itself makes it pretty unique.... It's real spicy in the tradition of malayali authentic style. You get lime juice & the serving is done in a banana leaf. You can eat...More

Thank MyMachine
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Any nonveg foodie who visit Trivandrum should never miss Kethel. The real name of this restaurant is 'Hotel Rahmaniya'. Situated inside a small 'galli' in the busy Chalai Bazaar, this place is famous for its unique taste and delicate chicken. If you are lost on...More

Thank Abu_Khadeeja
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The chicken fried in coconut oil is what this is famous for. The chicken are tender and probably little chicks with their unique masala, is what makes the difference. The joint is not easily visible on Chalai Road, since it is tucked in one of...More

Thank Siddharth B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rahmaniya Hotel, Chalai Bazarchalai | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
  • Phone Number: +91 471 246 0003
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