Dining Out

Restaurant Review: Andhra Bhavan’s dosas are a delight, but there’s work to do on service

Although the customer experience may need some finesse, this restaurant in central Dublin is serving up incredibly flavourful food

Andhra Bhavan Marlborough Street. Picture: Bryan Meade

I’m no expert on dosas, the thin, savoury crepes that are a staple of southern Indian cuisine. But when I take my first bite of the gunpowder masala dosa (€13.99) from Andhra Bhavan on Marlborough Street in Dublin city centre, I know simultaneously that this is a superb example, and that I am now forever a changed woman.

There’s no hyperbole here – it’s just that good. It’s a staple of this restaurant, which dubs ...