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Govinda's

Abylay Hana Ave., 39, Almaty 50004, Kazakhstan
7-727-2713235
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Ranked #24 of 1,460 Restaurants in Almaty
Cuisines: Indian, Vegetarian
Description: The only Hari Krishna place in town, been open for years. Their phone number is +7 (727) 271 32 35
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Description: The only Hari Krishna place in town, been open for years. Their phone number is +7 (727) 271 32 35
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  • English first
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English first
Tomsk, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I've been to several veggie cafes in Russia, with either Indian and European cuisine, but this place in Almaty still beats them all in terms of the main thing - the FOOD (but I must admit, Rada & Co. in St.Petersburg comes pretty close). My first visit to Govinda's was something like four or five years ago, I haven't been... More

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

GREAT ambience....sattvic food...ladies in indian attire... and soft traditional music.. loved it...

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Ahmedabad, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

For Indian food lovers, get the best indian food there...... Full indian menu with good ladies to serve who can speak hindi..

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Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Very nice vegatarian Indian restaurant. I'm sure that even those who eat meat will love this place though there's no meat. The atmosphere is very nice. The food is just great .

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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I am a big lover of Indian cuisine, and I must say Govinda's is truly the best Indian place in Almaty. Great food, friendly staff, hearty atmosphere. Very recommended!

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Though they serve not fully original Indian food, but close to this. Menu is rather interesting, meals - delicious, and they offer some Indian goods to buy.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant was so hard to find. There are not many numbers on the streets (nor street signs) in Almaty. If you walk north on Abylai Khan st, go past the park on the left, cross the Mametova cross st and to your left the buildings turn to apartments. The restaurant is there, set back from the road, up a... More

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Almaty
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

it's a bit tough to find, and you might get distracted by yammy Georgian restaurant that is right across the street, but really, if you miss or crave good Indian food - go to Govindas! food and service is great. just mind: it is all vegetarian. and make sure to ask for their lassie - so goooooood! haven't been there... More

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LED
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

I ate at Govinda's only once, after walking around Almaty in search of it for a good hour. The food was worth the hike. I had half a set meal, which was served just five minutes after I ordered, and tasted very nice indeed. The tastes of the small curry dishes on my plate were, perhaps, a tad too 'shy'... More

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Almaty
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

It's a vegetarian restaurant. The service is always excellent, people are attentive, it is clean. What can I say about the food? It is awesome! It's my favorite place to eat.

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