19A, East Coast Road Paniyur, J Nagar, chennai, TN 600119, IN

Welcome to Thoondil

Welcome to Thoondil

Welcome to ThoondilWelcome to ThoondilWelcome to Thoondil

About Us


Thoondil ("தூண்டில்") translated from Tamil language means 'fishing hook' Complementing to the name, Thoondil, The Family Restaurant is a Live Seafood Restaurant. 

Being South India's first live seafood restaurant with predominant eating concept focusing on, Fresh and Healthy eating. Bringing a social awareness we procure most of our supplies from local fishermen, farmers and butchers.  A soothing fresh and nature-friendly dining area is set in traditional huts under the cool shade of the trees. With sound of the bird and soft hustle of the winds, pleasant rays of sunlight and magical moonlight dining is not about just eating it's an experience.

Of the food talks, we have a carefully planned out menu by a team of food experts and chefs. Customized recipes to suit all guests, we have a wide range to present; with Barbeque, Live grill, Tandoori, Chettinad, Indian and Chinese.  

Listing some of our facilities, we have; 

  • Live Fish Tank.
  • Live Kitchen.
  • Active pond.
  • Selfie corner. 
  • Private huts for special occasions.
  • Group/corporate booking huts.

 Our staff are well trained and conversant in many languages to host guests from around the globe.

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