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11 La Villa Rue Surcouf Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 413 233 8555
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (9 reviews)
“coconut curry” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
11 La Villa Rue Surcouf Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its good place for continental food, very nicely prepared and effort put till last details. Not sure they can handle large crowd same time as we had to call quite often to attendants despite quite less crowd.

Thank AkmalJamal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious is the word! Loved the menu, diverse dishes one more spectacular than the other. Also the ambience is luxurious.

Thank Amitabh K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Headed out to La Villa for lunch after an extensive study on the reviews of the different options. We weren't disappointed at all. It was quiet and a very pretty looking place. Ordered the prawn coconut curry and the green spaghetti. The prawn curry warmed...More

Thank Shirin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most calm and composed place I have been in sometime! The ambiance is amazing with delicious food! Please please have the prawn in coconut gravy and lobster these just blew my mind away!!

Thank Anand S
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This wonderful restaurant is situated in an awesome colonial building and offers a beautiful ambience. The food is comparable to some of the best restaurants in India and the serving portions are a delight to a hungry diner with the pricing being just right. The...More

1  Thank vmraghunath
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Tricky to form expectations of a non-native cuisine served to a native of neither the host nor the cuisine. However, the pole rating on Trip Advisor (correct at 1 May 2018), plus the venue itself drew us to turn up without reservation at 20:30 on...More

Thank timpaws
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I wanted to have the lobster and was very happy with my meal. The entree of smoked fish was much larger than I was expecting and tasted amazing. They also provided bread with a black olive and cashew dip as well as an olive oil...More

Thank JaeYeo
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Nestled in the French quarter of the city this hotel and restaurant offers a beautiful patio for dining outside under a tropical canopy. The menu choices are purposely reduced in order to ensure quality. All the products are locally sourced. Our diner was delicate and...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

As another reviewer said: this isn’t the easiest place to find because of the understated entrance. But once you find it you will not be disappointed. The food is good - nothing special (by European standards), just good simple cooking done well. The service is...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We went to La Villa on a date night. We did read reviews while selecting this place (as it was our first trip to Pondicherry) and the place lived up to each and every positive word the reviewers had to say. To our surprise, the...More

Thank payal1011
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 La Villa Rue Surcouf Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry
  • Phone Number: +91 413 233 8555
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