Madurai restaurants

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Murugan Idli Shop

Though it now has multiple Chennai branches, Murugan is Madurai born and bred. Here you can put the fluffy signature idlis and chutneys to the test, and feast on South Indian favourites like dosas, vadas and uttapam…
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Garden All Day

If you're splashing out, the Gateway Hotel's panoramic all-day restaurant (6km southwest of central Madurai) works up an astounding array of delicious global dishes ranging from Chettinadu curries to fancy salads, p…
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Banyan Restaurant

Set in the green-clad Kerala-inspired grounds of the top-end Heritage Madurai hotel, this elegant eatery does beautifully spiced pan-Indian dishes, along with popular lunchtime buffets. It's 4km northwest of central…
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The Hotel Supreme's rooftop restaurant offers excellent service, good pure-veg food and superb city and temple views. The iced coffee might have been brewed by the gods when you sip it on a hot, dusty day.
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Sri Sabareesh

Decked with old-Madurai photos, Sri Sabareesh is a popular pure-veg cheapie that rustles up good South Indian thalis (₹80), dosas, idlis, uttapams and vadas, plus sturdy mains.