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Southern Spice

Taj Coromandel Hotel, Lobby Level, No. 37, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai (Madras) 600034, India
+91 44 6600 2827
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (41 reviews)
“appam” (37 reviews)
“mutton stew” (5 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Taj Coromandel Hotel, Lobby Level, No. 37, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai (Madras) 600034, India
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1 - 10 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Taj always have good in house restaurants, and the Taj Coromandel, Chennai is no exception. Southern Spice, managed by the excellent Ashok, is just great. A fantastic team of cooks and waiters, who can make an excellent set of dishes. They are happy to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 834Beauchief
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Was longing to return to southern spice as we returned to Chennai after three years, this was always a favourite. The 4 stars given were for the lovely decor the table accoutrements and settings. Also the stupendous service. Starting from the head of restaurants at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Veena M
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for connecting with us to share your valuable feedback. At the outset, we sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused to you during your recent visit & we are certainly concerned about your review. Please be assured that this has been communicated...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

If ur planning to have a good south indian food this is one of the best place i can say there service also good nice environmentMore

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dwincherran19
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

So if you are looking at having south indian food, there is no better place than southern spice. The food is authentic, Ambience is traditional and classy, service is extremely polite.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Yogitauchil
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Out with my family to celebrate the occasion. Food n Service both were good. Cake & Dessert was also nice. Thanks to the teamMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank deepakmarasini
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

The food is very good. however it is extremely over priced. Not jusy becuase it is a five star hotel, but in general. this is more for expats who want to try local food without stepping out of the hotel.More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank jhabak
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Excellent selection of menu, great service. Customization to one's liking is taken care of without any problem, with an attitude satisfy one completely. Overall - A place for perfect southern food dining experience.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ganapathy N
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

The best of the south indian cuisine that you can eat in chennai.. they literally pamper you.. i have been going here for so many years... still enjoy my each visitMore

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank kalpalatha
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Ultimate place for South Indian cuisine and the variety in thali will spin u. Wow everything is available. superb service and the smiling staffs will definitely keep u warm.More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ganesh K
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Namma chennai has a few authentic south indian cuisine fine dine restaurants and one amongst the good one is southern spice located at Nungampakkam main road. If you want to escape the citys life, heres where you should be. Dim lighting, soothing music, and excellent...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank RavindraN98
SaleemYousuff, Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil Nadu, Kerala & Andhra Pradesh at Southern Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed our services at Southern Spice. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards, Saleem Yousuff Senior Vice President Operations – Tamil...More

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whycallsarah
6 November 2016|
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Response from 224shivag | Reviewed this property |
No there is no such thing now . Think it was in another propoerty which I saw shut for renovation
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VikasThakur007
19 September 2015|
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Response from mrb75 | Reviewed this property |
While there is uncertainty until we really go into the kitchen of the restaurant. .at all such restaurants we have to assume this has to be true that things are kept different...i think the staff was quite sensitive and... More
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Ranga R
28 April 2015|
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Response from SatishChn | Reviewed this property |
Nothing wrong in writing an email to the hotel. They are really a bunch of nice people. So they will really ask the Chef. But what happens after that is suspense.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$28 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:45
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Taj Coromandel Hotel, Lobby Level, No. 37, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai (Madras) 600034, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)>  > Nungambakkam/Marina Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Nungambakkam/Marina Beach
  • Phone Number: +91 44 6600 2827
  • E-mail
Description
The Taj Coromandel experience is enhanced by its world famous cuisines served up by some of the best Indian and International chefs. Taj Coromandel offers three distinctive specialty restaurants - Prego, the Italian Fine Dining restaurant; Southern Spice, the traditional South Indian cuisine restaurant serving the cuisines of the four southern states of India; Golden Dragon, the Signature Chinese restaurant of the Taj. Experience Global delights at the multi-cuisine, All Day Diner, Anise. Live it up at Chipstead, the Bar at Coromandel while sipping on unique cocktails or indulging in our collection of Single Malts and Cognacs. Authentic flavours, excellent service and welcoming ambience create a remarkable dining experience that is unrivalled anywhere else in Chennai.
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