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The Mall Rd, Rishikesh 249201, India
+91 99979 69038
07:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 21:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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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
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

If you are a Dosa lover, don't miss this restaurant. They have more than 30different kinds of Dosa for you to choose. Yummy!!! Just one thing, the air ventilation in the restaurant can be an issue when the kitchen keep cooking.

Thank Traveltogether007
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My favourite restaurant in Rishikesh area, hands down. Every dish is amazing, every time. The atmosphere so wonderful. Don't miss this gem!!!!!

Thank katyanova
Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Dirty (very dirty) tables ,not tasty food and not suitable for tourists. There are many better restaurants nearby. Avoid!

Thank Shanij60

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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, Asian, Cafe, 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?