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Murugan Idli Shop

E 149/1 6th Avenue, Opposite Annai Velankanni Church, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
+91 44 4201 8181
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“idlis” (314 reviews)
“ghee roast” (10 reviews)
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E 149/1 6th Avenue, Opposite Annai Velankanni Church, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whenever I go to Chennai I try to find time for at least one tasty large breakfast there!! They have all south Indian items you might want (including sweet pongal!), it's fresh and clean. I love it!!

Thank BananaLu
Reviewed 6 days ago

Murugan Idli Kadai is he go to place for those who love south Indian delicacies especially Idi and Dosa. The rates are better compared to few other brands and the taste is mesmerising. I was stunned with the quality and taste of Dosa because I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is originally from Madurai & they have been in business for quite some time, quality remains almost the same since their beginning. Their specialty is Idly with multiple chutnies & podi, however their filter coffee is not that good.

Thank Maruthu K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The foods are at perfectly Indian.. Locals found it extremely costly. Not sure for others.. Everything is clean and good.. Try it if you are affordable. Up to ur own..

Thank sMahendrakumar
Reviewed 1 week ago

with the passe of time Murugan is a known name for the best idly in Madras and still serves on banana leaf and keeps the standard of his place as years back.The best if a south indian food saviour ,do not miss it.

Thank rakeDelhi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Murugan Idli is one of the well known chain of restaurants caters to the taste buds of Chennaiites. Though the name is specified as Idli shop, one can get many more South Indian delicacies that will last long in taste buds. Must eats are Idli,...More

Thank Shankar1206
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not just an idli shop...however it is famous for idli only as u can get many varieties of idli including ghee podi(roast) idli...though one can get everything from pongal to dosa to vada to uthappam... Its not that expensive also...this place is best...More

Thank Kunal_Bhowmick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had visited the Murugan idli shop 42 km on the way from Chennai to Vellore. Spacious parking arrangements. The food is highly priced. Quick service the food they served was like a buffet, choose what you want and the quantity was limited so you...More

Thank Balasubramanium T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I think of South Indian pure vegetarian cuisine, I almost spontaneously utter the name of this place. Go for its tiffin items and get treated for the best podi idlis, onion uthapams. Pongal, Dosai and paniyarams are great too! The best South Indian vegetarian...More

Thank karthicnagaraj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want very good hot idlis of different varities, this is the best place. Other south indian items like dosas are also available. Many side dishes are also provided. Very popular in this locality, always crowded. Tasty and good items are served in souh...More

Thank Chandrasekaran N
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: E 149/1 6th Avenue, Opposite Annai Velankanni Church, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +91 44 4201 8181
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