Chennai Garden by Tiffin Wallah

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127 E 28th St (at Lexington Ave.)
New York, NY 10016
(212) 685-7301
Indian, Vegetarian / Vegan
Mon–Fri: 11:30 AM–3:00 PM Sat–Sun: Noon–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • An affordable vegetarian South Indian spot popular with Murray Hill lunch-eaters.
  • $8 vegan Indian lunch buffet is a steal.
  • If you didn't order the Samosa Chaat, then you did it all wrong. Order. The. Samosa. Chaat.
  • The food is delicious but the waiters are rude liars!
  • Always bring a hot date. I did.
  • OMG! The lunch buffet is so delicious! Spicy and flavorful. The staff & owner are precious too. Dessert...yummy & light. Eat here....NOW!
  • Amazing dosa!
  • All-you-can-eat lunch special including choice of curry, rice, salad, and sweets (!) - for less than $10. (only weekdays)
  • I love Indian food. Especially if it is this tasty then it feels like heaven... (4 of 4 petals via Fondu)
  • The Tiffin for two is a great sampler!
  • The idli in rasam bowl...divine. And so is the onion rava masala. Just order one of everything on the menu :)
  • This Choice Eats attendee in 2010 brought Dhokla, Briyani, Alv Tikki, and Raith!
  • Don't miss out on the Madras Coffee
  • get the onion rawa masala dosa along with kingfisher beer
  • Located at the center of Curry Hill is Chennai Garden, a veggie southern Indian restaurant. Its extensive menu hits on favorites like paneer dosas, cauliflower masala, lentil curry, eggplant curry.
  • Dosa, samosa chaat, lunch buffet
  • Had a vegetarian Mealpal from here - it was so good I'm going to return to try the buffet!
  • The best south Indian food. It easily beats a lot of places in India as well. A must visit for food lovers.
  • Dosas are great. Cauliflower, Asian-style, is delish!
  • Ghee roast