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112 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
112 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Great experience. A movie downstairs in lounge room comfort, on the floor, in a sofa chair with an intimate number of people only and followed by a vegetarian buffet! My recommendation is book early, as this is very popular. Only bad point, is that is...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Some say this is the best vegetarian food in Sydney. I say it's great! Because we only wanted to see the film that was showing early, before the restaurant was officially open, we climbed to the top floor and found a comfortable mattress and pillows...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This place had been on my bucket list for a while but I was expecting a " cheap and greasy " Buffet , where the dishes have seen better days and are mostly deep fried . So I had never come round to visiting Govindas...i...More

Thank Estelle1986
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The indian-style buffet was great value for money, and I've never been comfier while watching a movie! Those couches are second-to-none. Will be back for sure!

Thank nixxelpixxel
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised that I had enjoyed the Indian style vegan buffet. Personally I was not a fan of Indian food. They offered a good selection of healthy salads with quinoa, kale and leafy greens. The food was not too spicy or hot and...More

Thank tammywu737
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Arriving at Govinda's we didn't know what to expect, not being vegetarian, but adventurous non the less we entered. After climbing a few stairs we were met and guided to our table and asked if this was our 1st time. Acknowledging that it was we...More

Thank HoochNZ
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with a small group of friends for the dinner and movie deal. Less than $35 for a vegetarian buffet of delicious Indian food, followed by a movie upstairs in their own cinema!! The food was delicious, wish I could've fitted in more - and...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We went on Sunday night and saw Lion, which was an excellent movie. The cinema is such a cool experience and the couches are so comfortable. The buffet dinner was all so delicious, especially the fried cauliflower and koftas. The staff were very friendly. Tony...More

Thank Lilybelle28
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Easy to find... Devine vego banquet. Dahl soup was incredible. Plenty of salads and currys. Help yourself many times as you like. Even pasta and bread, rice and wedges. It was great food, well priced.

Thank rachel f
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great vegetarian buffet plus a movie. The restaurant is clean and there was plenty of fresh vegetarian food, the upstairs cinema was comfortable and all in all it was a lovely evening to sit on the outside deck and enjoy a movie without breaking the...More

Thank David B
Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney,
Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other
suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and
1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret
passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of
Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues
feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning.
Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small
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27 September 2016|
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Response from Ajay M | Reviewed this property |
Govinda's is a pure vegetarian. Non Alcoholic restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: 9380-5155
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