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Madras Cafe

1177 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1026
+1 408-737-2323
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“masala dosa” (16 reviews)
“kothu” (2 reviews)
“tomato pie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1177 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1026
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious dosas and uthappams; probably the best we have tasted in North America. Pricing was reasonable and seating was relatively quick despite a long line. The portion sizing was appropriate and the service was quick and unobtrusive. 4.5/5 stars - docked for a small waiting...More

Thank SubhaMukund
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Had Breakfast - Pongal, Vada & Podi Dosa - shared with my wife, Meera. Pongal was fantastic - real yummy with 3 chutneys & Sambar! Vada was average & Podi Dosa was little spicy. (Mysore Dosa was tasty). Filter coffee was good. Waiting time was...More

Thank KS R
Reviewed 21 November 2017

The food is awesome authentic south indian! The filter coffee felt just like home, simply superb. Everything is great value for money. When the restaurant is being run by a person passionate about it, it shows!

Thank LaksIyer
Reviewed 20 November 2017

From the time we enter hotel, till we leave you feel like you are in India. Food was very nice, went twice to the restaurant. Chutneys and sambar was good. Must go restaurant if you are around.

Thank PrapullaChandra
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

It was a good experience at madras cafe The food tasted awesome! The wait time was low and the way the manage the tables is good They take the order while you are waiting and once you are allotted your table in a short while...More

Thank chitra s
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Was anxious to visit this place, as it was recommended by many in the Bay Area. The place is neat and tidy, the menu limited but has all the essentials that one would look for in a South Indian Vegetarian restaurant. The service is efficient...More

Thank Jitendra G
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Awesome place to visit if you are craving for veg south indian food- variety of dosas with lip smacking chutneys & sambar available to devoured. Nice ambiance & fast service- well worth every penny!! will visit again for sure...!!

Thank Yogesh J
Reviewed 15 September 2017

It is a place which reminds one of the typical atmosphere of a South Indian restaurant in India. The moment you step in, you can smell the aroma of south Indian spices wafting from the dining hall which simply makes churning sound in your tummy...More

Thank ravin1958
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Excellent eatery that offers a variety of dosas with assortment of chutneys, sambar... Very good value for money!

Thank DrMurugesan R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a terrible resturant, with out any taste, ambience, quality. Only thing you get is HIGH COST, WASTE OF MONEY And TIME. I bet any HIGHLY ORDINARY resturant, in Silicon valley can have a better Taste than this. We ate Masala DOSA yesterday, Such...More

2  Thank Ramesh N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1177 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1026
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-737-2323
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