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Murugan Idli Shop

46 / 13 North Usman Road, Near Yamaha Showroom, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
+91 44 4208 4842
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“idlis” (96 reviews)
“tiffin” (10 reviews)
“masala” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
46 / 13 North Usman Road, Near Yamaha Showroom, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I love their Podi Idly and chakarai pongal. Fast service. Very nominal price. Perfect occassion to go out with office friends.

Thank vijmail99
Reviewed 27 September 2017

One of the best branches of this food chain, they are popular for serving hot steaming idly with 3 different chutney varieties - served on plantain leaf. Their sweet pongal is very unique taste.

Thank GrannyMaa
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Have been to this restaurant many times and their food quality remains top notch.. Obviously this restaurant is known for their idlies and naturally that was what we had on our visit.. Speed of service was good..

Thank united87
Reviewed 13 September 2017

it is a normal south indian food restaurant. not that much variety of other food. taste is also very normal

Thank anusuyadevi17
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This is best South Indian restaurant offering excellent Idli, Wada, pongal, and dosa. Ghee roast very crispy and it is served with sambar and variety of chutneys. Food is served on a plantain leaf. South Indian meal served in the first floor for lunch is...More

Thank Manjunath V
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

You get awesome south Indian dishes!! This is one of the most popular joint !! Do not forget to try Podi idly and wheat halwa !! Too good !!

Thank Hamidur_Mullick
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The idlis are as soft as cream, the vadas are crisp, the variety of chutneys are interesting. Eating with your hands on the banana leaf, adds more taste!

Thank MaulshreeMahajan
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Visit this place for hot piping idly and vada and different varieties of chutney and sambar. Onion utappam is also good. Sweet pongal is another popular dish.

Thank krazikams
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Only Idli is harmless and good. The side dishes are very spicy, other items don't venture. Coffee ok.

Thank TEJES2016
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Murugan Idli shop is the best! All the items on the menu are tasty and some of them are just divine! They take the common idli to a different level. I have been there several times and now they have a few different locations in...More

Thank Nchantedtraveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 / 13 North Usman Road, Near Yamaha Showroom, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)>  > T. Nagar
  • Neighbourhood: T. Nagar
  • Phone Number: +91 44 4208 4842
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