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Kingfisher

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Lighthouse Beach Kovalam | THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, Kovalam 695527, India
+91 94952 29511
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Forfar,
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed in Kovalam for two weeks, and having happened on the Kingfisher, I ate there almost every day for the two weeks. Never had a poor meal, staff were friendly and helpful. Nice place , particularly in the evenings with the cool breeze and sound of the waves Definitely worth checking out.

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Thank roslinlea
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of only two restaurants we visited in Kovalam more than once. First visit was a great fish in banana leaf dish overlooking the beach and we vowed to come back again. Friendly staff, great views, good food and clean.

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Thank WakefieldU
Bengaluru, India
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152 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just kidding when i say it is not owned by KF group, well i dint want to repeat the same usual names for this awesome seafood place on the lighthouse beach. Undoubtedly amongst the few must try places in Kovalam and reasonable on prices too. I saw a fair mix of foreigners and indians and a few repeaters too fish... More 

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Thank dadaroy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was a good place to eat in and around the place the food was at reasonable price and the service was also quite fast.

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Thank Sanmeet M
Heathfield, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our way from Alleppy to Poovar so stopped off for a seafood lunch. As it was near the end of our holiday we thought we would splash out so had the seafood platter for 3,000 rupees for 2. We were shown some lovely fish, such as king prawns etc. When the seafood arrived, we had 2 lobsters,... More 

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Thank denise l
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112 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The fry fish dish was nice the taste was good and the service was also good but I feel the prices were just above economic price.

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Thank asirf
Munich, Bayern, Germany
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

The service is very friendly, the fish fresh from the day, which you select directly from the display and the seafood very tasty.

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Thank Daniel D
Bengaluru, India
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88 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

We had to wait almost for an hour before the food was served. And the food that was served after that was almost uneatable. We just left from there.

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Thank pranavspal
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The fish is perfection! The staff so friendly! Affordable! Cant beat the view. I ate here a few times on my trip and never was disappointed. Must go!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I am stayed in wilson they give the adress to kingfisher thier i god fresh sea food it was so tasty and delicious food

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$200 - US$900
Cuisine
Indian, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Beach Kovalam | THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, Kovalam 695527, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kovalam
  • Phone Number: +91 94952 29511

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?