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183, Teen Batti Road, Walkeshwar | Near Police Station, Malabar Hill, Mumbai 400006, India
+91 22 2367 6701
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good59%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“idlis” (17 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
“paper dosa” (3 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
183, Teen Batti Road, Walkeshwar | Near Police Station, Malabar Hill, Mumbai 400006, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place on 3rd December along with family. Had to wait in queue due to heavy rush. After getting instructions went to occupy seats & were told to shift to another table . After asking why was told All tables are same. But we...More

Thank Anil D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We simply love the South Indian delicacies and our first choice for genuine preparations is Dakshinayan, despite the place being a bit rustic. The Paper Masala Dosai is superb, and we recommend it without any hesitation or reservations. Just try it and you would agree.

Thank Naresh1936
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

While visiting Mumbai I fell in love with this hole in the wall place that serves the best dosas. You can be done in half an hour and it's pure heaven. I even carried their chutneys to the US. Among all my favorites - I...More

Thank drsaloni
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

One who loves to eat south indian dishes must go and surely eat here...one of my favourite here is molgapudi idlis...its so yummy and spongy dat i eat it full al alone... and the chatni served wid dis is mouth watering...the rasam wada are also...More

Thank Nisha B
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This place serves excellent SOUTH INDIAN FOOD. most of the dishes on the menu are south Indian but not normally found regularly at other south Indian joints THE RAVA GARLIC MASALA DOSA, THE RICE WADAS, THE BUTTER IDLIS, are extremely popular among the customer orders...More

Thank murtazaak
Reviewed 26 June 2017

You would like to eat good South Indian food then this is the place for you. The idli, dosa, medu vada are all very good. you get a variety of rice too like bissi belli bhat, sambhar rice etc.

Thank Zarin S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The hotel is quite good - good ambiance, good food, good service. You may need to wait for 15-30 minutes depending on the time you go, and the parking is very limited. Other than these two points, it is certainly a restaurant you must visit...More

Thank Shailaja_Dayal
Reviewed 26 May 2017

What a dosa....super and sambhar...truly divine food experience. Small place but go in for a great vegetarian south indian food. Dosa...Idli...is great

Thank jyoti b
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Love the food here, been coming here since I was in the 10th grade. However, have a grouse with the staff who slyly insist on pushing you to finish your meal fast and leave.

Thank Dhvani D
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Visited with family. We had ordered Rava masala dosa and idlis Vadas and Pongal. All the items were prepared nicely and we get Jain food. They also serve filter coffeee and even sell idli and dosa batter. Service is quick. Only downside is seating arrangement...More

Thank rsanghi_23
Malabar Hill/Peddar Road
The most prestigious address in Mumbai, Malabar Hill
is a quiet neighbourhood that is a home to the richest
business families and who’s who of the corporate
world. From the lush green Hanging Gardens overlooking
the Queen’s Necklace, to quaint boutiques offering
high fashion, there’s much to explore in this historic
neighbourhood. While Banganga Tank and the Walkeshar
Temple are popular among the pilgrims travelling to
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183, Teen Batti Road, Walkeshwar | Near Police Station, Malabar Hill, Mumbai 400006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai>  > Malabar Hill/Peddar Road
  • Neighbourhood: Malabar Hill/Peddar Road
  • Phone Number: +91 22 2367 6701
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