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Murugan Idli Shop

No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“idlis” (130 reviews)
“ghee roast” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

It's a famous hotel in Madurai.it located near Pothys that's near Meenakshi Amman temple. This hotel is famous for idly. Varieties of idlies wil be available here.please visit here for tasty idly

Thank Lynette_Dsylva
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Yesterday with my wife went for a dinner, stuffs are ok, but chutney are si salty , they need to maintain stuffs quality..

Thank Prabhusanker1972
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Best idlis and different varieties of chutney. Located on busy road with old charm. Not fancy arrangement. Food will be served on banana leaf. We tried Podi idli, masala dosa, paniyaram, Sweet Pongal. And believe me everything was awesome. Idly, Paniyaram and Sweet Pongal was...More

Thank SachinG_18
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The place where you can get the best softest hot , mouth watering fresh idlies at any time of the day . The spread has five chutneys with oil and podi too . It's a very descent place , special are variety dosas and idlies...More

Thank Sivanesan G
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Murugan idli makes the most fluffy ones in town. For starters, this restaurant chain ( over 22 outlets in Chennai) started their very first in this small town. If you are in Madurai, this is one not-to-be missed eat out. The idlis come with 4...More

Thank Ledhicafe
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

As the name suggests.. idlies and dosas are out of the world..with the delicious chutneys and special "oil masala" the location is the main problem but the busy street keeps the restaurant full... Don't expect ambience and hospitality too much as it is a old...More

Thank shivaelango94
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I visit this restaurant at least once a month and everttime I am back from a trip out station. Absolutely love the food here. Specially the variety of chutneys available. The open up at 7 in the morning.. they helped me with quicker service and...More

Thank krina k
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The idly outlet is something which you must first and the sambar and chutney are well made. And the service is similar to some of the best food outlets you see in india.

Thank Akanksh S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very simple outlet whith great food. Food served on banana leaves. Idli's served with four types of chutneys. Must try Idli's , podi idli. Me and my husband had one podi each , 2 Idli's each and masala dosa and onion uttapam. Could not believe...More

Thank shalini1963
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you are fan of Idli, then this is the Mecca for it. Enjoy the soft idlis and the varied chutneys. They are all yummy and good.

Thank karlekar143
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Uma J
16 January 2017|
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Response from Medagam P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Idli are available anytime.🙂
21 March 2016|
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Response from jeebee2015 | Reviewed this property |
No home delivery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Madurai District  >  Madurai
  • Phone Number: 2341379
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