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Saravanaa Bhavan

1305 S Mary Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3029
+1 408-616-7755
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“sambar” (14 reviews)
“thali” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1305 S Mary Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3029
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We are visitors to the area and have eaten here before. The food was great as usual, the service was fast and efficient. The decor and ambiance is casual and spartan, but it definitely looks cheery and inviting, and seems better than before. Would highly...More

Thank Prat97xxx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for simple traditional south indian food, this is the right place. The price is not too high, the ambiance is decent and the food is delicious. The waiting time can be high depending on when you go, later in the evening...More

Thank Anks_in_OP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a chain restaurant with 7 or 8 places around the World and Provides an excellent selection of fresh vegetarian food from the Southern part of India. They have a wide selection of Indian crepes, called "dosas". Each come with a selection of dipping...More

Thank Kazhikathra K
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We had long back stopped going to Saravana Bhavans in Chennai as the quality had become horrible and most of their restaurants are half empty even on a peak time. So with lots of skepticism, we went here in Sunnyvale. But thank goodness, it was...More

Thank ctsananth
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Not exactly a place to eat in a relaxed setting but they offer delicious dishes that some may even call authentic. Their sambar is very tasty, and sambar-vada is one of the best.

Thank Rawa13
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I am a regular visitor to Sarvanaa Bhavan in India, not quiet disappointed with this one. The cutlery was dirty, food was not that good, sambhar was cold. Curd was sour in Dahi vada I ordered. Overall, I never expected this from a brand like...More

Thank Nikita0402
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Seemed not friendly to My white group. Took to long to order service was slow and waiter had an attitude to our group.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We visited the Sunnyvale location after a couple of years and loved the new look. The food was great - as usual. They took some time to serve the Uthapam, so we knew it was fresh. And the staff customised "Combo 1". Kesar halva was...More

Thank abeb1900
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We had the vegetable dosa and the onion masala dosa, it was super yummy and the Sambhar was veryy good.. tried the curd vada but it wasn't too good

Thank Sneha D
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This eatery is home to traditional, spicy South Indian meals. The food here is great- wholesome,fresh,authentic and tasty. It's spacious and can cater to many at a time. It's clean and the service is fast and great!

Thank Pahari
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1305 S Mary Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3029
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-616-7755
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