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had an incredible time learning south Indian cuisine with Sundari. she is a brilliant teacher, very... read more

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Avish S
Great afternoon cooking, eating, chatting, and learning

I am a frequent business traveler to Chennai (5th visit) and was looking for something fun and... read more

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Davina M
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Continuous interaction with a number of International visitors to Chennai, India during the last few years, has encouraged me to provide a platform where guests are not only in a position to enjoy the nuances of Indian fine dining but further learn...more
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32/8 7th Cross Street, Chennai (Madras) 600020, India
+91 87545 34517
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Reviewed today

had an incredible time learning south Indian cuisine with Sundari. she is a brilliant teacher, very thorough, and creates a personalised menu for you. I had wanted to learn many south Indian dishes (masala dosa, idli, sambhar, rasam), and was glad to have experienced making...More

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Reviewed today

I am a frequent business traveler to Chennai (5th visit) and was looking for something fun and interesting to do this past weekend. I found Sundari through a google search and am sure glad i did! I spent about 3 hours in her home/cooking school...More

Thank Davina M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I still can’t express what an incredible day we had with Sundari! She is such a lovely lady who wants to make sure you get the whole authentic Indian experience while learning the most delicious Indian dishes. It was an individualized step by step learning...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Sundari gave a wam welcome into her home. I arrived on my own and she immediately suggested inviting my husband once he was free - he jumped at the chance! Sundari’s husband also joined us as it was the weekend and we all enjoyed chatting...More

Thank Voyager291393
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We scheduled a cooking class with Sundari last minute. Not only was she able to accommodate us but she made us feel at home. She was warm and welcoming. The food was the best we've had throughout our India travels. We highly recommend cooking with...More

Thank Heather N
Reviewed 5 days ago

I’m so happy to have a great time with Mam(Sundari) She taught me with full of kindness and hospitality. Before lesson, I requested 5 South Indian recipe(Chettinaad Kozhambhu, Pondicherru Local Karma, Tamil Nadu Biriyani, Tamil Brahmin Beans Usli Brahman Lemon Rasam), and she advised me...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve always loved biryani, dosas and coconut chutney and now I can make them authentically thanks to Sundari! Also Dahl makhani and okra. I had a delicious and delightful evening at Sundari’s welcoming home, learning about the spices and the cooking techniques. She teaches well...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I booked a session to cook with Sundari on Sunday. We felt a genuinely warm welcome the moment our cab pulled up outside her place until the very end of the afternoon. Sundari really knows her stuff and is patient and generous...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancée and I attended Sundari’s cooking class and were blown away by her hospitality and genuine love for teaching others how to cook. From the beginning she was easy to talk with and kind. Her personal touches made the class even more special, from...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

What a perfect way to experience South Indian hospitality. We spend the day cooking chatting laughing and learning about our respective beliefs and traditions. Sundati is a supyurb cook and when we sat down to eat I could not believe how delicious everything tasted. Definitely...More

Thank Andy E
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One of the costliest quaint neighbourhoods of Chennai
is Adyar, that gets its name from the Adyar river that
flows nearby. It has rich historical and cultural
roots and is sprinkled with some of city’s oldest
residential houses. Home to the IIT campus and with
the Guindy National Park close by, it is considered to
be one of the hottest spots in the city with the best
of eateries, an easy access to the beach and a
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23 July 2018|
Response from Cornishbabe | Reviewed this property |
Hi , I can’t remember exactly but think it was about £30 ( can’t tell you how many rupees) it really was terrific value for money though and an amazing experience, I hope to go again on my next trip to Chennai
21 August 2017|
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Response from TheWorldDigested | Reviewed this property |
I just reviewed the place. I don't run it. You will have to contact Sundari for that.