We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Madras New Woodlands

12-14 Upper Dickson Rd | Little India, Singapore, Singapore
+65 9620 2555
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good50%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“appam” (22 reviews)
“thali” (23 reviews)
Closed Now
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 Upper Dickson Rd | Little India, Singapore, Singapore
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (176)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I got recommended this place from someone I know and it definitely did not disappoint. We had the Thali (one each) and it was amazing. We got 2 types of bread and some papadums with it. We were so full at the end we couldn’t...More

Thank tamsin6394
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first went to the New Woodlands back in 1989 on our first Singapore trip, though the location may have changed since then, so decided on a repeat visit to see if the thalis were as we remembered. We were not disappointed. One never knows...More

Thank PeterLanky
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We had ordered a meat veg briyani ( mock meat). What arrived was a kid’s portion. We decided to cancel the other order of Appam and asked for the briyani to be packed and gave our feed back. We waited and waited, but they did...More

1  Thank Sundaray
Reviewed 21 December 2017

diffrent then other dosa place.quick service inexpensive.but food and place ok to go if you like south indian food.

Thank viralkumar
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Having just arrived in Singapore after a longer than expected border crossing from Malaysia, we were hungry. Luckily, this place hit the spot. We ordered the vip thali for $9.90 and found it to be both very filling and delicious. Service was also fast and...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We sat down, we ate immediately and left very happy. The owner is lovely and will go to great lengths to ensure you enjoy your meal. Order a thali - you'll enjoy all of it and definitely won't go home hungry. The mango smoothie was...More

Thank TJsTips
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The butter dosai is the best I have eaten on earth! Don’t even have to eat with the chutneys. The price is reasonable n the service not bad. Have been to this restaurant more then 10 years ago. Was surprised with the layout n the...More

Thank Chelvalier M
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve been to Singapore on vacation 4 times since 2002 - including last night. I’ve always been impressed. Great food, very friendly and welcoming staff. What is there not to like about this place. If you come to Singapore get your inspiration here before heading...More

Thank CombeHouse B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a terrible experience at Lagaa Barefoot Dining and left without eating anything. So we just happened to pass by this place, 3 shops away. What a refreshing atmosphere and we felt welcomed by the Rohit and his team there. Excellent Vegetarian Food. We...More

Thank elriph
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Well, must say that the appoms are actually better ! They are freshly made and served immediately - that's how they are eaten by the way, with a little coconut milk and palm sugar. Vegetarian meals are great with a variety of dosas, vadais, biryani...More

Thank petiprinz
Little India
With a strong local Indian community, this pocket of
Singapore can feel like another place and time. Wander
past traditional barbershops while local residents in
brightly coloured saris patronize retailers from
decades past. Peruse streets lined with colourful
shops as the aroma of curry tempts you to indulge.
Listen to the Bollywood music echoing from storefronts
and take in the stalls selling bright flowers,
Nearby HotelsSee all 320 hotels in Singapore
Santa Grand Hotel Little India
349 reviews
.17 km away
The Daulat
246 reviews
.19 km away
Hotel Zenobia
65 reviews
.19 km away
Kerbau Hotel
11 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Komala Villas Restaurant
793 reviews
.07 km away
Lagnaa...barefoot dining
1,123 reviews
.01 km away
The Banana Leaf Apolo
436 reviews
.15 km away
Ananda Bhavan
292 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple
401 reviews
.18 km away
Tekka Centre
159 reviews
.18 km away
Little India
3,372 reviews
.13 km away
Indian Heritage Centre
71 reviews
.09 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
4 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Dino_1907 | Property representative |
No it's not Tks Rgdspub
22 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from deepakraod | Reviewed this property |
Not very sure, but they do have take away option.
2 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Manaty | Reviewed this property |
Coffe or tea is about SD$3-5 Foods are about SD$ 7-10
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Upper Dickson Rd | Little India, Singapore, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Little India
  • Neighbourhood: Little India
  • Phone Number: +65 9620 2555
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing