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Madras Cafe

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The Mall Rd, Rishikesh 249201, India
+91 99979 69038
07:30 - 21:30
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Madras cafe is place to name for quality food since many years in rishikesh. I always enjoyed food at Madras cafe. I wish recommend this place.

Thank Iron Horses A
New Delhi, India
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459 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we ate twice during our trip to rishikesh and we were delighted both the times by the quality of south indian food served there. the interiors is modest but the service is very good. definitely recommended.

Thank aliyah123
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Madras cafe in rishikesh is worth visiting. They serve really good dosa and the price is quite in budget.

1 Thank Richa P
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

yummy food excellent service go ahead guys malai kofya excellent dish in madras cafe but not excepted credit or debit card only cash this is the week point pls improve it.

1 Thank Tushar A
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

MADRAS CAFE in RISHIKESH looks good on the outside but as soon as the food arrives the conception changes . Firstly the food is slightly over priced which could have be compensated with the quantity and the taste but nothing of that sort happens . Not the usual taste be it in south indian dishes or north indian dishes .... More 

Thank nipundeswal
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We just wanted to have a cup of coffee and ended up munching on dosas and idlis. Their filter coffee gives a homely feeling and their food is pretty good too.

Thank Krishna A
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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107 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Most of the restaurants in Rishikesh cater to foreigners hence they make their dishes acco. We thot that this wud be a good South Indian place esp coz I had eaten here before, the food wasn't that great this time around. The Sambhar was too sour to eat, rest of the dishes were bland.

Thank jaintarang11
New Delhi, India
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119 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Avoid it ..there are many better places. Sambhar is too sour to eat. Uttapam was not cooked properly. Less choices then given in the menu. Very oily noodles.

Thank Manisha S
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We had dinner here a few times and absolutely loved the food! The special pulao is really tasty. Good service and friendly staff. We'll be back :)

Thank Ingrid H
Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The Tandori platter is sensational. Service is really great and is easy to find in Ram Jhula. There is a lovely smaller personal aarti held close by on same side of river.

Thank LanternLighters

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Cafe, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
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  >  Rishikesh
  • Phone Number: +91 99979 69038

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?