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Madras Masala

) #1,168 of 6,814 Restaurants in Toronto ££ - £££, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
796 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1L7, Canada
647 342 IDLY(4359)
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good54%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“dosas” (14 reviews)
“masala” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
Open Now
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
796 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1L7, Canada
Neighbourhood: West End
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

As it's very close to my house by Christie Pits we go there very often with a whole family . Place is small but family friendly . Dosas are huge and so yummy .kids loves it!

Thank Olga W
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Every single dish wonderful on my many visits over the years. Found this place in my new neighbourhood after craving dosas after coming back from several months in Kerala and Tamil Nadu. Every meat and vegetable dish bursting with flavour, every bread and rice dish...More

Thank Magda W
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Indian population in major North American cities have now reached such a level that new restaurants are opening up which offer people the chance to experience cuisines from different regions of India and not just the 'tikka masala' , 'naan', 'biryani' and other north...More

1  Thank Atanu_Maulik
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Decent food that taste good served in generous portions. We ordered Mushrooms with green peas,kottu roti and chicken along with nice bread. The breads were my favourite. Service is adequate but not great. Will visit again

Thank riviw
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent, authentic south indian food. Masala dosa is amazing. Channa batura was great. The real deal.

Thank Oren W
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Really tasty dosas. Reminded me of Madras Hotel in Cannaught Place, New Delhi! Authentic South Indian taste! Will recommed!

Thank Chetan G
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This restaurant specializes in dosas - large roti-like wraps with your chosen filling (e.g., potatoes) cooked into the wrap. It is served with a variety of dips, each with its own appeal. Of course, they have some of the usual Indian dishes such as biryani...More

Thank 769jeanettec
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Visited this place with friends recently. Made a reservation for the patio seating and when we arrive 5 minutes before the reserved time, the patio was filled up. Had to wait another 10-15 mins before they hurriedly got a patio area on the other side...More

2  Thank travelmadCA
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Delicious, authentic dosa. However, the place is so small and the building not well maintained, that it's not a place in which you want to linger.

Thank travelady042
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Very good service from the staff not knowing what to order he took time to explain the food suggesting dosas. We looked at the food the couple next to us had and said we will have what they are having.Had never had dosas before,MmmmMmmm yummy....More

1  Thank Heather N
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 796 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: 647 342 IDLY(4359)
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