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There are so many with the name cauvery.There are only two branches across mysore.I prefer the one... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
via mobile
watch that you get proper change from the pay counter

Lots of stuff, lots of staff. You pick out what you want and take your receipt to the cash counter... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
Shelly Ms S
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Sayyaji Rao Road | Cti Building, Mysuru (Mysore) 570001, India
+91 82362 53786
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The store makes a claim that it is the Government owned outlet for local Art and Craft, however, appears far from it. The store is canvassed by agents on two wheeler who look out for gullible tourists as well as by Rickshaw and Taxi drivers,...More

3  Thank ShvRm_Traveller
Reviewed 22 March 2018

I will give 0 star to Kaveri Silk Emporium. They are the biggest rip off. I bought a wood crafted Temple and paid Rs75000 plus Rs 30000 to ship to USA in June 2017. I have not received the item till date. I was told...More

1  Thank Rajesh V
Reviewed 26 October 2017

As we were looking for wooden carved stuff, checked out this famous store in city center, which also has silk collection. Apparently if you're on a hired cab tour the drivers tend to get you here, maybe due to good commission, but that itself should...More

Thank tan32016
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Most of the products are overpriced except few their own products, we bought copper jug Rs. 1258/- but the same product selling in other store Rs. 654/-. We checked weight and bottom portion both are same. If any unique item, buy other wise find alternative...More

1  Thank Jayasiva
Reviewed 28 September 2017

They promised me that it will be delivered in next 3 days at my home address at Lucknow. We have not received the item yet? Their landline number & email address mentioned on the bill is defunct!!! I seems to be fooled by them and...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Typically the TukTuk drivers will bring you to this place to receive commission. They are good sellers and will butter you (Original Silk, Cashmere from the goat, blablabla). Don't trust them. The highlight is that they declare Government Silk and KSIEC on a sign at...More

5  Thank djangooooo
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

There are so many with the name cauvery.There are only two branches across mysore.I prefer the one opp to KR hospital. Will get a good variety of items like sandalwood,sandalwood oil,antiques Since it is run by government it is recommended. Beware of anything other than...More

1  Thank Traveller201706
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The karnataka govt should take steps to see to it thT private people do not use the name cauvery. Where ever you go in mysore you will find these shops. But only this one is real. And the other phonies take people for a ride....More

1  Thank raofca
Reviewed 28 March 2017

They will say it is the only shop with original sandalwood and silk etc. They will say one with Kaveri is fake and cauvery is authentic. They will force you to buy something...if you bargain for even 50% of prize told they will be ready...More

2  Thank Swapnil K
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Lots of stuff, lots of staff. You pick out what you want and take your receipt to the cash counter to pay, then take your paid bill back to where your stuff is to have it released to you to take out. The fellow at...More

Thank Shelly Ms S
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