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Govindas Restaurant

#571 of 8,874 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
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4A St | Karama Dubai, Near 1st Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 396 0088
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 01:00
Fri 13:30 - 15:30
Sat - Thu 12:00 - 15:30
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370 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This one serves very good food esp for Swaminarayan / ISKON followers who do not eat onion and garlic.

Thank MukeshDave
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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252 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you need to satisfy the hubby with some veg food, this is where you turn to... The only problem here is that when you have the basic of onion and garlic missing from your Indian dishes, the taste takes a down slide. To eat at Govinda's you need to be a pure pure vegetarian to understand and appreciate the... More 

Thank Shaheen S
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211 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were under the impression that this is a branch of the iconic Govindas at Juhu in Mumbai, but that was not the case. However, liked the menu, the food, the service and the quality.

Thank Rahul A
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This menu will leave you spoilt for choice. There are pages dedicated to fresh juices and mocktails of all kinds. Plus so much choice in terms of food! We had a palak makhani kofta, which is essentially spinach and paneer dumplings served in a creamy tomato sauce. The serving might have been slightly smaller than we expected, however this did... More 

Thank Heena T
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

This unique restaurant has an amazingly vast variety of vegetarian dishes all cooked without onion and garlic. The food is invariably well cooked, tasty and non-oily.The service by the friendly staff is excellent. Highly recommended to all who want to enjoy Indian vegetarian food at its best

Thank ArunAnjali
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

this is one of the best places for jain people as well as people who want to experience food without onion and garlic me being a hardcore onion and garlic fanboy was not very excited to go here but.......after t eating the food i realized that i did not feel the lack of onions or garlic the food was really... More 

Thank Tirth L
Brussels, Belgium
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Visited Dubai after 3 years and had lunch at Govinda's - the decor has changed and become more open and less dim lit. The food continues to be excellent and the standard well maintained over the years .There is a wide range of sumptuous food. We had a mix of dishes and the service was friendly and helpful offering suggestions... More 

Thank RamDubai
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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111 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a Pure veg restaurant without garlic and Onion, it is the best place to go . Pure veg Jain food . The price is on the higher side but it is value for money .. The ambience is good and service is fast and the staff are polite .

Thank shaali33
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Food choice was amazing - I think they had a couple of hundred different items on the menu. Food was fresh and pure vegetarian with no onion or garlic either. Lovely choices. Good ambiance and very clean.

Thank FrustratedGuy
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

the food here is of a high quality and the service is very good as well. veg curry was especially nice.

Thank pravinkerai2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
13:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4A St | Karama Dubai, Near 1st Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 396 0088

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?