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Nasi Kandar Pelita

No. 17 & 18, Appaswamy Towers, Sir Thyagaraya Road,Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
+91 44 2433 5759
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“roti canai” (4 reviews)
“satay sticks” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Malaysian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
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No. 17 & 18, Appaswamy Towers, Sir Thyagaraya Road,Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

this place is neat and clean in the heart of T Nagar, the chinese and malasian food is good, there is a take away possibility also.

Thank 69pram
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Being a Malaysian, I've been hunting for malaysian food and found Peliat is in Chennai! The quality of food is so similar just like Pelita in Penang! Highly recommended.

Thank Kaushalya V
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This hotel is situated in the heart of T. Nagar in pondy bazaar. I found the hotel spacious and neat. The food served there was yummy and delicious. We had egg parota and egg gravy which is a speciality there. They serve yummy non vegetarian...More

Thank Meera M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Situated in the bustling Pondy Bazaar Road, this restaurant serves it like the Malays do. Of the Malay menu try their Fish Head Curry, Big Prawn Sambal and Nasilemak. The Nasi Goreng... a dish that is Malaysia's favourite, is the best bet of the menu....More

Thank SureshMurali
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The food taste including the soups and deserts are original southeast Asian. The rates are also reasonable.

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Having lived in Malaysia for a decade, apart from missing the country and its culture, and friends and shopping, what we missed most was the food. On his trip to chennai, we stayed opposite to this restaurant. And once we settled into our hotel and...More

Thank Vanitha108
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Had lunch here while doing some shopping around the T.Nagar area of Chennai. My wife is Malaysian and I have spent a lot of time visiting and working in Malaysia. It seemed like a good idea for lunch and it was. I had the Tandoori...More

Thank MrAustralasia
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Tried this place for dinner on 18th October 2016. Since Is aw the Singapore and Malaysian cuisine on menu ordered for couple of roti canai along with daal. Got served in flat 5 minutes. Amazing taste. Based on what I had in India, these Roti...More

Thank KidambiSeshadri
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Along the main street T Nagar, found this ground floor restaurant with the sign of Malaysian food. Had Naan, Masala prawn and fish curry. Clean restaurant, ordinally food and have variety in the menu. Speak English and the Boss wear a coat and tie taking...More

Thank William T
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

It has good taste, but not original malaysian taste. It's more like malaysian cuisine with indian taste. That doesn't mean that the food wasn't good, because it was. The service was excellent: nice and quick. But my fav there were the drinks. The watermelon juice...More

1  Thank asdewi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 17 & 18, Appaswamy Towers, Sir Thyagaraya Road,Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)>  > Thyagaraya Nagar
  • Neighbourhood: Thyagaraya Nagar
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2433 5759
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