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“She is the best!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Banana Leaf - CLOSED

Banana Leaf
Price range: US$2 - US$7
Cuisines: Indian, Seafood, Asian, Healthy
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Edmonton
Level Contributor
14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“She is the best!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2013

We stayed at the Magnolia Guest House next door and were lucky enough to have lunch here most days. The food is absolutely delicious and made with the freshest ingredients. A gem in Varkala!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
Helpful?
Thank Rechel A
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12 reviews from our community

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Malmo, Sweden
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“This was Soul food!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2013

Brothers and Sisters...I recently came home from Beatiful India and I dropped in to this restaurant pearl. I have been cooking food my entire life, travelled around the world and thus tasted many kitchen styles. Banana leaf is just what it says it is... Soul Kitchen. If you pass by Odayam beach in varkala you shouldn´t miss this pearl. Enjoy!

Visited December 2012
Helpful?
2 Thank Ganapatti
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“home cooking at its best.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2013

The best home cooked food i ever had.Aisha, the owner has a midas touch when it comes to traditional Indian dishes.Highly reccomendable.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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3 Thank ameersha s
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Level Contributor
27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“traditional”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

good place to have traditional Kerala cuisine. nice and clean. good place for family outing

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4 Thank Rahul A
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