Best of South Indian Cuisine

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ALLERGEN INFORMATION

EGGS

GLUTEN

MUSTARD

NUTS

MILK

CRUSTACEANS

FISH

SESAME

Note: If you have any allergens or intolerances, Please speak to a member of our team about requirements while placing your order.
On request, some of our speciality Indian dishes can also be made Vegan.

SOUP

Take your pick from our range of broth and soup, simmered to perfection in authentic Indian spices to uplift and elevate the first course of your culinary journey.

VEGETARIAN

MILAGU RASAM

A great start to any meal or even had by itself, spiced broth simmered with coriander, cumin and a generous sprinkle of crushed peppercorns.

€ 4.50

THAKKALI RASAM

A simple yet delicious broth of tomato, with tartness from tamarind and a subtle kick of chilli.

€ 4.50

NON-VEGETARIAN

KOZHI KURMILAGU CHAARU

Elevate your palate with fragrant chicken extract and a hint of freshly crushed black pepper.

€ 4.95

NANDU RASAM

Sea crab simmered in tantalizingly spicy broth, packed with Indian herbs and spices.

€ 5.95

STARTERS

Transition to the main course with a plate of delicious appetizers, curated from the
best of Indian cuisine and culture, served with delicious dips.

VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

KEERAI VADAI

Crunchy fritters of fresh spinach, lentils and fennel fried to perfection.

€ 7.00

MEDU VADAI

A delectable Indian savoury doughnut, crispy on the outside and pillowy soft on the inside.

€ 7.00

SAMBAR VADAI

Pillowy soft lentil doughnut dunked in spicy sambar; a popular South Indian snack that can be enjoyed as an all-day treat.

€ 7.50

THOTAKURA UNDALU

An Andhra-style delicacy of deep-fried balls of spinach leaves, a scrumptious starter.

€ 7.00

URULAI BONDA

The king of bondas, spiced potato masala encased in flour batter and fried golden.

€ 7.50

PODI BONDA

Crispy fried lentil balls tossed in a spicy blend of South Indian gunpowder.

€ 8.50

MINI PODI IDLY (14 pcs)

A choice of steamed idly (steamed rice cakes) tossed in spiced gunpowder – roasted and spiced dal with a drizzle of aromatic homemade ghee.

€ 8.50

BEETROOT KOLA URUNDAI

Subtle sweet beet meets spiced lentil and earthy nuts to form a delicious kofta, deep-fried to perfection.

€ 10.00

ONION BAJJI

Deep fried fritters of onion rings; an indispensable tea time treat in South India.

€ 7.50

MILAGAI BAJJI

Deep fried fritters of mild banana peppers; an indispensable tea time treat in South India.

€ 7.50

ONION MUNDRI PAKODA

Batter fried scrumptious snack of slivered onions in lentil flour, curry leaves, cashewnuts and subtle spice; crispy and irresistible.

€ 10.00

VEGETABLE SAMOSA

Pockets of crispy pastry with a delicious veggie stuffing.

€ 8.00

PANEER GHEE ROAST

A Mangalorean specialty of cottage cheese simmered in slow roasted chilli, select spices and a douse of aromatic clarified butter. This one is a must-try!

€ 14.00

THANJAVUR MASALA UPPU URUNDAI

A humble and hearty dish from the Tanjore district of Tamil Nadu; rice dumplings steamed and tossed in spice mix.

€ 11.00

GOBI 65

Crispy batter-fried cauliflower, scrumptiously crispy and delicious.

€ 10.00

VEG SAMPLER

( 2 MEDU VADAIS, 2 SAMOSAS, 2 KEERAI VADAIS, 2 BEETROOT KOLA URUNDAI )

A perfect platter of our savoured starters, a bit of each to liven your palate.

€ 17.00

KIDS SAMPLER

(HOME MADE CHEESE CORN BALLS, POTATO CHAAT & FRUIT SAMOSA)

A kid-friendly delicious meal of our special starters – homemade cheese corn balls, mildly spiced fried potato and delicious fruit pockets.

€ 14.00

NON-VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

KOZHI MILAGU (BONELESS)

A peppery treat of boneless chicken tossed in crushed black pepper, fennel and aromats.

€ 14.00

CHICKEN LOLLIPOP

Chicken wings, dressed and prepped in a spiced batter and deep-fried; a delightful dish for all ages.

€ 11.00

KORI GHEE ROAST (BONELESS)

A Mangalorean Bunt specialty of diced chicken simmered in slow roasted chilli, select spices and a douse of aromatic clarified butter, packed with flavour and spice.

€ 14.00

KORI KEMPU BEZULE (BONELESS)

Julienne chicken fried in a traditional Mangalorean marinade of freshly ground spice, yogurt and a kick of green chilli.

€ 12.00

MANGALOREAN MUTTON CHUKKA

Decadently delicious dish of tender mutton cooked with coastal flair in a coriander and spice masala.

€ 16.00

NANDU DOSA

Rice crêpe stuffed with a lip-smacking spicy mash of soft crab meat and Indian garnishes.

€ 15.00

NANDU PUTTU

Succulent crab meat steamed and served with fresh herbs and subtle spice.

€ 14.00

MEEN POLICHATHU

A delightful preparation of fish generously coated with a spicy tomato and onion masala, wrapped in banana leaf and then steamed to soft perfection.

€ 18.00

KARUVEPILLAI MEEN KUTCHI VARUVAL

Fish fingers marinated in a delicious masala of curry leaves and home ground spices, tossed to a crispy perfection.

€ 14.00

CHEMEEN FRY

A lip-smacking succulent bay fried prawn in a rich, Southern spice blend; bursting with flavour in every bite.

€ 16.00

PRAWN MILAGU

A must-try starter of succulent prawns tossed in a tantalizing mix of pepper, cumin and select Indian spices.

€ 17.00

NON-VEG SAMPLER

( KORI KEMPU BEZULE, CHEMMEN FRY, CHICKEN LOLLIPOP, MANGALOREAN MUTTON CHUKKA )

An array of our best, lip-smacking starters.

€ 19.50

TANDOORI STARTERS

Our range of tandoor dishes come packed with deliciousness and a subtly smoky
flavour for an authentic taste of the celebrated Indian Tandoors.

VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

TULSI PANEER TIKKA

Succulent soft cubes of cottage cheese marinated in an aromatic paste of muddled basil, fresh garlic and hung curd, cooked in the tandoor to perfection.

€ 15.00

TANDOORI ANANAS

A celebration of flavour in every mouthful – ripe, sweet pineapple coated in select Indian spices, skewered and cooked in our traditional tandoor with a subtle smokey char.

€ 12.00

NAWABI SUBZI KEBAB

A regal preparation of Broccoli florets and Zucchini in a spicy mustard-based marinade; tandoor cooked.

€ 14.00

NON-VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

TANDOORI CHICKEN

India’s celebrated Tandoori flavour of earthy smoked spices, ginger, garlic and a squeeze of lemon marinated into whole chicken and cooked in an Indian Tandoor oven.

€ 16.00

LASOONI TANGDI

A delectable bite-worthy dish of chicken drumstick marinated in garlic, smoked spices and yogurt, cooked to a subtle char over the tandoor.

€ 16.00

MURGH MALAI KEBAB

Succulent chunks of chicken marinated in cream, cheese and subtle spice, cooked in a hot Tandoor.

€ 18.00

HARIYALI MURG KEBAB

Chicken cubes in a special green marinade of mint, spinach, coriander, cumin, yogurt and spices, cooked to tender perfection and a subtle smoky char.

€ 18.00

MUTTON SEEKH KEBAB

A special preparation of minced and spiced mutton meat, shaped into kebabs and oven cooked.

€ 20.00

AJWANI FISH TIKKA

Succulent cubes of fish marinated in a spice mix and carom seeds, tandoor cooked to perfection

€ 19.00

TANDOORI ACHARI JHINGA

Tender prawn in a piquant pickle-based marinade, tandoor cooked to a juicy bite and smoky char.

€ 20.00

TANDOORI SAMPLER

(MURG MALAI KEBAB, LASOONI TANGDI, MUTTON SEEKH KEBAB, TANDOORI ACHARI JHINGA)

A gastronomical platter of your culinary dreams, an assortment of select tandoor dishes for you to experience a range of flavour and taste.

€ 24.00

CURRIES

An essential to every Indian meal, our curries have been simmered in spices and secrets passed
down for generations and created to take you on a culinary rendezvous with flavours from India.

VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

MANATHAKKALI VATHAL

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

Our signature curry of black nightshade berries in a fragrant tamarind and red chilli spiced base, fondly known as ‘Vathal Kozhambu’ in South India.

€ 16.00

PACHAKARI KURMA

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

Spring vegetables cooked in Kerala style rich coconut and cashew curry; delicious, mildly spiced and packed with flavour.

€ 15.00

ARACHIVITA SAMBAR

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A fragrant take on the celebrated sambar – cooked with lentils in stone ground spices, drumstick and succulent onion.

€ 12.00

KADALA CURRY

Served with Parotta; flaky, crispy layered flatbread

A curry that is eaten at breakfast, lunch and dinner in India – a humble yet delicious blend of roasted coconut and spices cooked with chickpea.

€ 16.00

KUDAMILAGAI URULAI ROAST

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A hearty preparation of soft-boiled potato and capsicum in tradional spices.

€ 14.00

PANEER BUTTER MASALA

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

A cult-favourite of sumptuous cottage cheese cubes cooked in a base gravy of tomato and aromats with a deep swirl of fresh cream and butter.

€ 16.00

PALAK PANEER

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

A North Indian delicacy of puréed spinach cooked down with onions, butter and chilli into a sumptuous gravy finished with the addition of soft and delicious cottage cheese cubes.

€ 16.00

MALAI KOFTA

Served with Parotta; flaky, crispy layered flatbread.

An opulent treat to the palate; fried cottage cheese dumplings slow simmered in a subtle, aromatic and creamy cashew-based sauce.

€ 17.00

MALAI PANEER

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

A decadent mildly spiced curry of cottage cheese cooked in a creamy cashew based gravy.

€ 17.00

DAL MAKHANI

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

The Queen of Indian dal dishes, a sumptuous curry of whole black lentil cooked down in an aromatic base of cream and butter.

€ 14.00

DAL TADKA

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

A hearty dish of split yellow lentil cooked and seasoned with garlic, tomato and cumin

€ 13.00

ALOO GOBI

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

An essential veggie duo in India, cubes of potato and florets of cauliflower cooked into a curry with select Indian spices.

€ 14.00

NON-VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

EGG ROAST

Served with Parotta; flaky, crispy layered flatbread.

A lip-smacking dish of hard-boiled eggs tossed in a spicy mixture of caramelised onion, ripe tomatoes and select spices from the Malabar region of India.

€ 14.00

KOZHI CHETTINAD

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A traditional rustic dish from the Chettinad Region – succulent boneless chicken cooked in a spice accentuated curry base and secret handground aromats.

€ 18.00

THE MADRAS DIARIES KOZHI CURRY

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A South Indian signature curry from TMD; delightfully tender chicken cooked in an aromatic curry of ground spices and creamy coconut.

€ 18.00

CHICKEN COUNTRY CAPTAIN

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A heart-warming curry of Anglo-Indian descent, boiled chicken simmered in a spiced broth, best eaten with steaming rice or roti

€ 18.00

KOZHI MALLI KURMA

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A fragrant preparation of succulent chicken cooked the South Indian way in a coriander and coconut base; mildly spiced and simply delicious.

€ 18.00

KORI GASSI

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A luscious fiery curry prepared with byadgi chilli, spices and creamy coconut milk and chicken.

€ 18.00

BUTTER CHICKEN

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

An Indian delicacy of succulent chicken cubes simmered in a creamy tomato sauce with notes of spice, dry fenugreek leaves and a glaze of butter.

€ 18.50

PALAK CHICKEN

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

A North Indian delicacy; succulent chicken in a sumptuous gravy of puréed spinach cooked down with onions, butter and chilli.

€ 18.50

MURGH KURCHAN

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

Julienned chicken cooked into a spiced bed of capsicum, onion and tomato.

€ 19.00

THE MADRAS DIARIES LAMB CURRY

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A South Indian signature curry from TMD; delightfully tender lamb meat cooked in an aromatic curry of ground spices and creamy coconut.

€ 19.00

KARUR MUTTON SALNA

Served with Parotta; flaky, crispy layered flatbread.

Tender goat meat cooked in a thick, aromatic broth of secret spices hailing from the Karur region of South India.

€ 19.00

GOSHT ROGAN JOSH

Served with aromatic, long-grained Basmati Rice.

A Kashmiri delicacy of tender lamb cooked in caramelized onion, bright Kashmiri red chilli and a handful of select Indian spices.

€ 19.00

NANDU KARA KOZHAMBU

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

Native-style spicy curry from Tamil Nadu; sea crab simmered in a densely flavoured coconut milk curry base. Best enjoyed with hot rice.

€ 19.50

NANDU MILAGU PERATAL

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

Shelled crab tossed in a spicy, well-seasoned blend of flavour from pepper, cumin, ginger, garlic and chilli.

€ 19.50

GRAMATHU MEEN KOZHAMBU

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A taste of tradition and culture from coastal villages of Tamil Nadu; fragrant curry of fish simmered in a tart and spicy tomato, tamarind base and home ground spices from a recipe passed down for generations of fisherfolk. Best enjoyed with a side of hot, steamed rice.

€ 18.50

KANNUR MEEN MOILEE

Served with Idiyappam, soft string hoppers.

Specialty fish stew influenced by Portuguese cuisine from the coastal district of Kannur in Kerala; fresh fish simmered in an aromatic turmeric spiced coconut milk broth that is best enjoyed with rice.

€ 19.00

THE MADRAS DIARIES PRAWN CURRY

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A South Indian speciality from TMD; a perfect balance of sweet, tender prawn cooked in an aromatic curry of tamarind, ground spices and creamy coconut.

€ 19.50

ROYYALA VEPUDU

Served with fluffy Sona Masoori Rice.

A homestyle delicacy from Andhra cuisine; prawn sautéed in a spicy ground masala blend and tempered with curry leaves and coriander.

€ 19.50

SALAD

Add a side of freshness to your Indian meal; fresh salad spiked with classic Indian flavours to enliven and delight the palate.

VEGETARIAN

GREEN SALAD

A classic to accompany your delicious meal, farm fresh carrot, tomato, cucumber and onion on a bed of crunchy lettuce.

€ 6.00

THE MADRAS DIARIES THALI

Fill your tummy and senses with these traditional meals of curated Indian dishes. A meal enjoyed by yourself, a culinary experience of
multiple courses in one satiating, sumptuous thali.
(Sat & Sun 12.00pm to 3.30pm)

VEGETARIAN

VEGETARIAN THALI*

A light yet satisfying spread of delicacies from Tamil Nadu – flavoured rice, korma, sambar, poriyal, kozhambu and curd served with steamed sona masoori rice, flaky parotta and special dessert.

€ 17.00

NON-VEGETARIAN

NON-VEGETARIAN THALI*

A light and lovely assortment of fish, chicken and lamb dishes with our spicy korma, rasam broth and curd served along with steamed sona masoori rice, flaky parotta and special dessert; a must-have to experience the cuisine and culture of South India.

€ 21.95

Biriyani

Indian’s famed fragrant rice preparations in an assortment of flavours and cuisines to invigorate your culinary senses.

VEGETARIAN

KAIKARI BIRIYANI

An aromatic main dish of slow cooked rice in a base of clarified butter, aromats, woody spices and fresh, julienned vegetables.

€ 17.00

NON-VEGETARIAN

PALLIPALAYAM KOZHI BIRIYANI

Steaming, sumptuous South Indian Kongu style of spicy chicken biriyani cooked with the celebrated jeeraga samba rice and layered with fresh mint, coriander and green chilli.

€ 18.00

CHEMEEN BIRIYANI

A scrumptious rice creation of tender, succulent prawns slow-cooked with aromatic rice and authentic spices from Kerala with a garnish of caramelised and crisp onion: a burst of flavour and aroma in every bite.

€ 21.00

HYDERABADI GOSHT DUM BIRIYANI

Traditional biriyani hailing from the state of Andhra Pradesh, layers of fragrant saffron accented rice and succulent spiced lamb cooked along with added ‘Dum’ to encase and amplify flavour and smokiness.

€ 20.00

THE MADRAS DIARIES SPECIAL BIRIYANI*

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

In our kingdom flavour, this dish is the King! Traditional biryani cooked with sumptuous meat, hand ground spices, mint-coriander and flavoured rice.

€ 21.00

THE MADRAS DIARIES SPECIAL MENU (MIN 2 PERSONS)

A select curation of our best culinary creations over a delicious spread for two.

(Tuesday to Sunday 5pm to 9pm)

VEGETARIAN

3 COURSE VEGETARIAN MENU*

Includes salad, appetizers, main course, Indian bread, desserts

A feast like no other – a curated assortment of our very best vegetarian fare over three courses of starters, salad, main course, bread and dessert.

€ 32.00

per person

NON-VEGETARIAN

3 COURSE NON-VEGETARIAN MENU*

Includes salad, appetizers, main course, Indian bread, desserts

A feast like no other – a curated assortment of our very best non-vegetarian fare over three courses of starters, salad, main course, bread and dessert.

€ 35.00

per person

TIFFIN

Traditionally prepared light meals from South India, fondly known as ‘Tiffin’ as they are the choice of tuck box meals, for children and adults alike. A perfect way to taste Indian cuisine and flavour, without being too heavy on the palate.

VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

THATTU IDLY (1 pc)

Our signature dish of melt-in-your-mouth rice cakes, steamed in a deep plate, garnished with a blend of roasted ground dal and spices; a must-try!

€ 6.50

MINI SAMBAR IDLY(14 pcs)

A choice of steamed idly (steamed rice cakes) in piping-hot, spiced sambar – roasted and spiced dal with a drizzle of aromatic homemade ghee.

€ 8.50

PLAIN DOSA

A South Indian must-try; crispy crêpes with slightly sour notes, best eaten hot and dipped into our accompaniments of sambar and chutney.

€ 8.50

MYSORE MASALA DOSA

The King among Dosa – Crispy crêpes basted with a layer of ground secret spice and stuffed with a delicious potato filling.

€ 10.00

MASALA DOSA

Our signature dish of soft, spiced potato encased in a crispy, glistening dosa.

€ 9.00

GHEE DOSA

Crispy rice and lentil crêpes, cooked to perfection and topped with a generous glaze of fragrant clarified butter.

€ 9.00

GHEE MASALA DOSA

Crispy crepe, tawa-cooked with oodles of ghee, stuffed with traditional Indian spiced potato; an irresistible ‘tiffin’ from South India.

€ 10.00

ONION DOSA

Crispy dosa stuffed with freshly chopped onion.

€ 9.00

ONION MASALA DOSA

South Indian crêpe, laced on the inside with freshly chopped onion and sumptuous potato cooked in spices.

€ 10.00

PODI DOSA

Golden brown dosa laced with roasted ground dal and spices, also known as gunpowder or simply podi.

€ 9.00

GHEE PODI MASALA DOSA

South Indian rice and lentil crêpe, coated with a generous drizzle of our special lentil and spice powder or ‘podi’ with spiced potato masala centre.

€ 10.00

CHEESE MASALA DOSA

South Indian rice and lentil crêpe stuffed with spiced potato mash and a generous layer of shredded cheese.

€ 11.50

CHILLI CHEESE MASALA DOSA

South Indian crêpe with layers of melted cheese, green chilli and spiced potato mash, all stuffed within.

€ 11.50

PLAIN UTHAPPAM

Stone-cooked uthappam, made with aerated batter for soft deliciousness; South Indian pancake.

€ 8.50

ONION UTHAPPAM

Stone-cooked uthappam topped with a topping of onion.

€ 9.00

VEGETABLE UTHAPPAM

Stone-cooked uthappam topped with a topping of fresh veggies.

€ 9.50

ONION TOMATO CHILLI UTHAPPAM

Soft, flat rice cakes, stone-cooked and topped with a delicious mix of diced onion, tomato and green chilli.

€ 10.00

NON-VEGETARIAN

Kindly note that our dips and chutneys might contain some allergens. Do check with our team members while placing your order.

EGG DOSA

Delicious dosa cooked with beaten eggs, crispy on the outside, soft and succulently delicious on the inside.

€ 10.00

KOZHI MILAGU DOSA

Our signature dish of thick pancake, with a peppered and spiced chicken stir-fry centre.

€ 14.00

KARI CHUKKA DOSA

Dry-roasted spiced meat of thick pancake, cooked to goldenbrown deliciousness.

€ 16.00