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Ooloonthoo Indian Cuisine - CLOSED

Main Road | Just outside of West End, on the Island of Roatan, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
+504 9936-5223
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Main Road | Just outside of West End, on the Island of Roatan, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

TL;DR: For those who don't read the rest of the review, I strongly recommend eating here at least once while on Roatan. If you enjoy good food, service and a beautiful environment, you will enjoy Ooloonthoo. I was initially surprised to find an Indian restaurant...More

1  Thank Ramiro P
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Ok, so I am Indian and visited Ooloonthoo with a group of friends, who are also Indian. Clearly, we were going in with high expectations. I have say, without question, that the four of us walked away from the best Indian food that we had...More

2  Thank pinkv9
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We ate at Ooloonthoo on our recent visit to Roatan. This is a husband/wife team that used to own a restuarant in West Bay and decided to move their restuarant to their home. They basically serve two tables a night and it is by reservation...More

2  Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 27 April 2015

We went to Ooloonthoo as two couples from our resort hotel. We expected great authentic Indian cuisine and that is exactly what we got. The setting is beautiful and everything was described perfectly. Butter Chicken, Shrimp, Lamb, and Curry Beef were delightfully delicious. What a...More

2  Thank Scott H
Reviewed 19 April 2015

By far, this was one of the best restaurant experiences my husband and I have had in a long, long time. Every detail, from the setting to the service is top notch. The couple who owns and runs this restaurant are incredibly nice, warm and...More

2  Thank Wanderlust3483
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Paul and Soden are expats who in youngish adulthood spent 3 years in India with Soden's families on a 'culinary exchange' - Paul, a trained chef taught north american dishes, and received, in turn, homemade master classes in various Indian cuisines [we chatted with Soden...More

1  Thank Herschelr
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The setting is amazing, the food from start to finish is top notch. Overall this is one of the nicest experiences you can get on the island. Make the reservation and enjoy a peaceful, quiet and enjoyable experience.

1  Thank toverfield22
Reviewed 14 March 2015

I once before wrote a review of this restaurant, but am compelled to do so gain. I want to emphasize that I have no connection or relationship with the restaurant or its owners. We return simply because of the amazing experience we consistently have there....More

2  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

After receiving an email confirmation, we took a taxi to Ooloonthoo. Our reservation was for 7pm, March 7th. Upon arrival, restaurant was closed. We did not receive any notification that we should not come etc. Dissappointing and poor care of customers.More

1  Thank Tessierq
SodenJames, Owner at Ooloonthoo Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2015

Ooloonthoo is a small, owner operated restaurant and over the course of the past ten years, we have demonstrated an uncommon commitment to quality and customer service as shown in the many excellent reviews posted here on Trip Advisor. We operate by reservation only and...More

Reviewed 27 February 2015

This place is one of those special gems on the planet. Reservations are required. On the evening my husband and I had chosen, it turned out that we were the only table that had booked. As we climbed the steps to the outdoor dining pavilion,...More

Thank Char M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$55 - US$65
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Just outside of West End, on the Island of Roatan, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Roatan
  • Phone Number: +504 9936-5223
  • E-mail
Ooloonthoo Indian Cuisine Restaurant opened its doors as the first and only Indian restaurant in Honduras on September 2, 2005. Ooloonthoo, the Tamil word for the lentil from which pappadums are made, is located on the main road to Sandy Bay, just outside of West End, Roatan, Honduras. Ooloonthoo is a small boutique style restaurant situated on a hill with a panoramic sunset ocean view. We are open year round, by reservation only. If you would like a preview of our current Four Course Menu, please log in to Our Menu section of our web page.
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