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Madame Santhi

) #199 of 323 Restaurants in Pondicherry ££ - £££ French, Indian
Rue Bussy Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 91413 22022
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good23%
  • Average42%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible4%
12 Apr 2017
“Good food but annoying waiter in your face.”
4 Aug 2016
“decent food”
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French, Indian
££ - £££
Rue Bussy Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Enjoyed our dinner there a couple of times, nice place upstairs, refreshing breeze from the sea, not posh, down to earth. Beer in a mug. Service level quite good until we got the bill. Waiter almost demanded a tip despite a hefty service tax already...More

Thank Jenny G
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Service was fanastic. . Even though it was a busy night, and we had not made prior reservation, the staff managed to find a table for us

Thank lilyramah
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We lunched here on Wednesday 8th Feb. The roof top restaurent is quite ornate with lots of bamboo poles joining the roof and holding it together. Very picturesque. The food was reasonably good, Patsy really enjoyed her coq au vin and I enjoyed my steak...More

Thank elvagabundoviejo
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Quickly came to take our order for drinks, bottle of water arrived as requested but no glasses. We had been tempted by crevettes creole but the small prawns in tomato sauce didn't match our expectations. No grilled prawns available - perhaps the prawns were too...More

Thank JillyPenge
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Went here on my first night in Pondy for a quick dinner, mainly because of the nice rooftop setting. I had crevettes in tomato sauce; the crevettes were minuscule, the tomato sauce was far too sweet and the whole thing was covered in plastic cheese....More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by a local guide and we fancied trying the Indian/French fusion food that Pondicherry is famous for. The rooftop setting in the French Quarter is very pleasant. It was very quiet that evening with only a couple of other...More

Thank midlandsgnome
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Had lunch on 9 Oct as it was close to where we were staying. The place had a large crowd for lunch. My kids ordered pasta and both of the dishes were terrible and badly cooked, the only saving grace was my salad.

Thank Israr A
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This happens to be a roof top restaurant located very prominently. It is basically a multi-cuisine restaurant - but predominantly specialising in Steaks & Continental dishes although Chinese Dishes are also available. We tried out Chicken Fried Rice & Chilli Chicken with gravy. The taste...More

Thank Kanchan58
Reviewed 4 August 2016

nice place decent food , fast service and good staff, can accommodate large groups and serve's special tea

Thank Indianwhale
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Lovely place with a huge thatch hut with high roof. No AC but it was cool in the evening. Food was not too bad; slightly over priced and undercooked but if there are no choices like we had then not too bad an option.

Thank JaideepJR
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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Bussy Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry
  • Phone Number: +91 91413 22022