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Murugan Idli Shop

No 196, Near Pothys & Jos Alukas, West Masi Street, Madurai 625001, India
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“idlis” (119 reviews)
“ghee roast” (9 reviews)
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All hours
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 25 August 2016 via mobile

Murugan idli shop is a well known brand. But the problem with good brand is to maintain. That's is where this falls short. I went to the one near station. They are under prepared even at 8.30am in the morning. The food is good. No...More

Thank srikanthiyer99
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Dosa Idli, paniyaram, Sweet pongal are delicious. Chutneys they serve are very good and tasty and will not be available in other hotels

Thank vpnpns
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Its a good clean place to have breakfast, after you have finished temple darshan. We went there for breakfast and we had idlis, plain dosa and coffee.

Thank SarkarSumana
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I love Murugan Idlies. Their variety chutnies are wonderful. They provide coconut chutney, tamarind chutney, tomato chutney.. very very tasty

Thank appu761
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Coffee and idli's are excellent. The food is very fresh and hot. Coffee is great. Small shop but neat with good value for the money. Good service.

Thank bigchet
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This hole in the wall restaurant has fast and courteous service and delicious food and coffee. From the clean banana leaf plate on through several courses plus coffee and lassi, anyone who loves South Indian food will enjoy this special dining spot near the Temple.

Thank SuzanneG123
Reviewed 6 August 2016

delicious food, whether it is pod idly or ghee pod dosa or anything else topped with extra special jigarthanda..

Thank deephidemalady
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Needless to say they serve the best idlis and and finger licking chutneys.Their specialities are small onion uthappams (a must try) and Jigarthanda(signature dish). A must visit Place

Thank nmukund
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This place is a must visit for breakfast., the Idly with the varieties of chutney given is just yummy... Ask for the Podi ( Gun Powder) which is charged extra if you want to spice up the food. The Sweet Pongal & Ven Pongal are...More

Thank Rajkumar D
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

When I went, only our family was there, but still the service was very poor. The plantain leaf on which they serve food was muddy, I had to clean it myself.

1  Thank DrKannan
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Uma J
Are idli's available in late afternoon or early evening, between 2:00PM to 3:30 PM?
16 January 2017|
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Response from Medagam P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Idli are available anytime.🙂
Do they provide home delivery?
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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail