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Surya Cafe

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Main Beach, Gokarna, India
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Zagreb, Croatia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Nice food, great staff, friendly and helpful..loads of fun with really interesting fellows travellers.

Thank Charlotte_Ffw
Annecy, France
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

Restaurant incontournable! Food its delicious and cheap Sunita and ananda are passionate! The team its so nice and sweet

Thank Hannah C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

Great Food. Great View. Try... everything. (We loved the lemon coriander rice, the chilli garlic prawns, the spinach salad, rocket salad, amazingly delicious food.) TOP

Thank harwinm2015
Perth, Australia
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Delicious food! Great atmosphere and the staff are lovely definitely worth checking good for breakfast lunch and dinner

Thank Alybro
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

we went to Gokarna in the month of June 2015. To our surprise after reaching the Gokarna main beach, we were informed by the local people that Surya Cafe had been permanently shut down.

4 Thank shrutiagrawal2012
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

Love the food and easy on the pocket. One must try the seafood from this place. The all day breakfast is simply AMAZING!!!.... Great hospitality, and great service. Infact, when i felt that the scrambled eggs quantity was less they did give me more for my breakfast...

3 Thank Varun R
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

One of the best cafes on Gokarna beach. Good food and warm hospitality. Loved the juices and toasts and the omelette.

4 Thank Tejaldaftary
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

The food is great! I never tried these kind of recipes. All recipes in the menu are done with a local touch. You can also stay there over night. There are only a few houses. Be careful because you cannot come and go, only if you have a scooter. The place is a bit far from the main touristic area.... More 

4 Thank Diana A
Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2013 via mobile

This small hidden Café in the middle of main beach serves everything from classic Indian to pasta to amazing seafood. The days fresh fish catch is grilled over an open fire. Try the carrot, beetroot and fresh coconut salad. Just yum. We've been coming here for 4 years and it's always the first stop in Gokarna. With a view of... More 

1 Thank TigerLillyH
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2013

this family run restaurant is siumply the best oprions on Gokarna Beach. Try everything from the menu, from traditional indian to the delicious pastas. It really feels like being home.

1 Thank theostuart

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Beach, Gokarna, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Karnataka  >  Gokarna

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