About Us

Founded in the year 1930 by Shri Gopala Iyengar, MGIs is known for its pure and authentic Tamil Brahmin cuisine, serving a wide range of South Indian food items. Our signature dishes, Vellayappam & Kara Chutney, has figured consistently in the Top 10 of Madurai’s popular food tours and is as iconic as the Madurai Meenakshi Temple.

We are known for our exquisite variety of Dosas, unique ghee sweets that are hard to find elsewhere, and our tongue tickling chutney varieties. Eating at MGIs causes a taste explosion on your tongue, only making you want more and more!!