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.

Kethel's Chicken

Rahmaniya Hotel, Chalai Bazarchalai | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695001, India
+91 471 246 0003
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ghee rice” (12 reviews)
“chicken fry” (26 reviews)
“chapatti” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Rahmaniya Hotel, Chalai Bazarchalai | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695001, India
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (96)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The food is really awesome I really loved it But the seating capacity is limited Service is fast and the cleanliness is just fine

Thank Gareth C
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I am a occasional visitor of Rahmania. There are two hotels, one in Chalai (busy market place, no parking in a crowded street) and one in Pattom(on road side limited parking but better seats). You get more options in Pattom branch. However for me i...More

Thank Rajur77
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Many had rave reviews about this. If you are a hardcore fan of Kethels chicken I suggest you move on. To start with Kethels chicken, people said I would love the Chicken fry with chapati. I tried not once but twice and to my taste...More

1  Thank Karthy-Pillai
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Simply Awesome! Mouth Watering Taste! No matches available anywhere in the World. This hotel is a must visit while in Trivandrum. The food style remains unchanged for the last 50+ years. Only 15 persons can dine here in this hotel at a given time. Very...More

Thank Gopinadhan S
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This restaurant is inside chala market. Difficult to find it as sign board is not visible easily. Ambience is not good for family, better suited for solo visit or take away. Had chappathi and their trademark baby chicken fry. Lime juice is freely provided. The...More

Thank Anuroop J
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel placed in chalai . their main dishes are chicks and chapoathi . Taste is awsome and we forcefully going for th taste

Thank Lalumanji
Reviewed 19 January 2017

What do you do with chicks that are 14-15 days old? Yes, they are tiny to eat. That's what we assume until you dine here, and realise things. Like baby corn(which is not actually young corn), baby chickens are different altogether to savour. Kethel's is...More

Thank pulsarjune
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

One of the favorite place where we can have Chappathi (Indian soft bread) & Cockerel (young chicken ) Fry !!! Not good in Ambience!!!

Thank battle a
Reviewed 24 December 2016

It is Country chicken (നാടൻ) , tender & fried in coconut oil. That in itself makes it pretty unique.... It's real spicy in the tradition of malayali authentic style. You get lime juice & the serving is done in a banana leaf. You can eat...More

Thank MyMachine
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Any nonveg foodie who visit Trivandrum should never miss Kethel. The real name of this restaurant is 'Hotel Rahmaniya'. Situated inside a small 'galli' in the busy Chalai Bazaar, this place is famous for its unique taste and delicate chicken. If you are lost on...More

Thank Abu_Khadeeja
Nearby Restaurants
Ariya Niwas
358 reviews
1.08 km away
Curry Chatty
132 reviews
1.16 km away
Hotel Mubarak Restaurant
38 reviews
1.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
1,910 reviews
1.55 km away
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple
255 reviews
1.33 km away
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace
163 reviews
1.57 km away
Pazhaya Sreekanteswaram Temple
26 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kethel's Chicken staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rahmaniya Hotel, Chalai Bazarchalai | Chalai bazaar, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
  • Phone Number: +91 471 246 0003
  • E-mail
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