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Lonely Planet

Lighthouse Beach Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“dosas” (10 reviews)
“veg dishes” (2 reviews)
“fruit salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Lighthouse Beach Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017

The food served was very fresh, yummy and of very good quality. One needs to order and wait with patience, may be, 15-20 minutes to enjoy food here. Kerala parottas, Kadai veg, dosas, Poori sabjis are all very good - freshly prepared and served. The...More

Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Disappointing since we visited some years ago. There are better places now. We were the only guests eating.

Thank rosalan
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Nice vegetarian food at good prices. Consistent high standard and nice environment at the back for a change of scene from the beach.

Thank wavesinekas
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Very clean and cosy place to eat nicely made vegetarian food. My favortie is the paneer butter masala, make sure to try it with some chapatis. Service is very good to, they remember you, your preferences from time to time.

Thank juliagK6081ZZ
Reviewed 23 February 2017

great quality of food with nice service. though the food is little bit costly but it was worth eating here

Thank ankit b
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Lonely Planet is the only vegetarian restaurant with clean and hygienic food. The hotel is located in front of lake where you can see the different kind of bird like Kingfisher etc.

Thank Charania
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Atmosphere really nice overlooking a pond with kingfishers, cormorants and kites. Even a stone tiger looking into the water. Lovely coffee and fruit salad with curd

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 31 January 2017

staff is good but food tastes just about average. maybe it is because of predominance of foreign guests, they keep the food pretty bland. same dishes we ordered elsewhere tasted much better. take your call - if you love it bland this is the place

Thank Raja_09
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Its the one of the few veg restaurants on kovalam beach. Being vegetarian, I had to go there for dinner. Service is very poor. For a bottle of water, we had to wait for almost 15-20 mins. Food was OK. What I observed was they...More

Thank Bhumika D
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This vegetarian restaurant was high on our list after checking the TA ratings and reviews. Our expectations were only partially met. The menu was certainly expansive, and we decided to stay with Indian food. Seeing that most guests were Europeans, we asked for everything to...More

Thank ullabee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Beach Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Kovalam
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