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Very nice shopping experience

With a few hours left before flying out, I was looking for a shop where I could purchase some... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Gene H
via mobile
Unique and Ehnic collection

This is my 3rd visit to this store in past few years. Always have enjoyed walking around and... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Sudha T
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  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
14 Jun 2018
“Very nice shopping experience ”
17 May 2017
“Unique and Ehnic collection”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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No 45 Ethiraj Road | Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600008, India
+91 44 2821 1649
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

With a few hours left before flying out, I was looking for a shop where I could purchase some unique Indian gift items. Cane and Bamboo fit the bill perfectly. They have a large array of quality items at many different price levels. I found...More

Thank Gene H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is my 3rd visit to this store in past few years. Always have enjoyed walking around and picking up unique gift items which totally reflect the heart and soul of India. There are a lot of handcrafted items in silk, cotton, beads. They also...More

Thank Sudha T
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Cane and Bamboo is a small shop in a residential part of the city. Its collection is good, with presents to suit all budgets. The staff are generally helpful. But the owner/managers are incredibly rude, at least to some customers. (I see another reviewer has...More

Thank FMA20142014
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have been shopping at Cane & Bamboo for the last twenty years at both the current and the previous location. Current shop is spacious and beautifully arranged. I travel to Chennai once a year and take care of all the birthday, Christmas, etc.gift shopping...More

1  Thank sdeliani
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Go there whenever I need to find a gift for a friend. Very warm and friendly management. Beautiful gifts for all budgets.

1  Thank SoumiBasu
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

I have been known Cane and bamboo for more than 15 years now! Have bought quite a lot of gifts for friends and family from the store. It first started with birthday gifts for school friends and now it's wedding gifts for the same friends...More

1  Thank Aritreyee C
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

I walked in with a lot of enthusiasm and eagerness as this place was recommended by my froends. Nay....collection is basic, prices are bit more than other competitor's. Worst of all is the owner/manager' attitude. He got irate when I was exploring and looking at...More

3  Thank Mallik P
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

A lovely little shop hidden from the high street. There are abundance of lovely authentic Indian objects that would make a perfect gift to take back home!

2  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I always go here first to buy souvenirs for friends at home, because the prices are reasonable, and the variety is incredible. You can find almost everything here! The owners are very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 16 October 2014

There is something for everyone at Cane and Bamboo. The owners pride themselves on sourcing a wide variety of goods and paying their suppliers a fair price. What they charge customers is also very fair: much cheaper than at most of the other art/craft places....More

5  Thank Fionayael
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