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gnosh Dec 29, 2006 02:56 AM

I drove from Brooklyn tonight to check it out, only to find it shuttered, w/a hand-written sign that said "closed for renovations". No re-opening date. We were so sad and had a total dosa craving. After 10 or 15 minutes of wandering, unable to find a South Indian restaurant, we wound up at Jackson Diner, which does have dosas. And they were decent.

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    catherine Dec 29, 2006 06:55 PM

    Gosh, that's really unfortunate! I've been suffering from a dosa craving for quite a while now and we were totally going to go this weekend. I hope they do actually reopen -- and soon!

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      catherine Feb 4, 2007 08:38 AM

      Haven't been to JH in a couple weeks, but maybe someone else knows whether they're open yet, or when / if they will. I totally miss the rava dosa with chili paneer. Any suggestions for other dosas in the area? We went to dimple a while ago and were underwhelmed, but there must be somewhere else worth trying.

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        Kenzi Feb 4, 2007 10:56 AM

        I only tried this place once and wasn't overly impressed. I prefer the dosas at Rajbog around the corner...I don't think they have as many choices as Dosa Diner but what they do have is worlds better.

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          Bugmen0t Nov 19, 2012 04:34 PM

          Go to House of Dosas down the street. We prefer Dosa Diner, but it's not a bad substitute. Hopefully nothing changes for the worse when they reopen.

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            debinqueens Nov 19, 2012 08:14 PM

            um, they reopened about five years back... :)

            (note date of the thread above)

            the place is now called dosa delight, and i think it's a notch better than dosa diner. check it out if you're in the area

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