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Govinda's Natural Foods Buffet

711 E Blacklidge Dr, Tucson, AZ 85719-2520
+1 520-792-0630
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (4 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
711 E Blacklidge Dr, Tucson, AZ 85719-2520
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

For those who want a diverse vegetarian spread, this is the place. Both indoor and outdoor eating. Friendly staff!

Thank flavioguy
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Pros: I agree with the first two reviews; here is what I will add: Much of the food offered is organic! They offer a different style of vegetarian food every day. Ex: one day a week- Indian food. I think they only have services (bell...More

Thank i5Dawn
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This simple restaurant is vegetarian, with tasty and innovative dishes, it is all buffet style. My sister is a vegetarian, so this is always her choice when we are in Tucson. My niece is undergoing cancer treatments, so we wanted a very healthy option for...More

1  Thank Rose H
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I've been here a couple times now and it is getting better each time. The first time, I found the food bland and the environment strange for a restaurant. You walk into a store front and turn a corner and it becomes a restaurant; which...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Not happy with the place. Food to spicy and always cold on heat table. They person at register wasn't friendly and demanded to leave a tip . Not right . They food handlers' whipped nose on shirt sleeve .."Nasty .. Also man at register was...More

1  Thank kathbolt
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We selected Govinda because it said, "Indian food, vegetarian options available." That should have satisfied everyone in our party. However, there were ONLY vegetarian dishes, and those were all similar in taste. Lots of rice and carbs. There were a variety of sprouts so my...More

Thank lynn57
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

It is a great resteraunt to eat if you are a vegetarian they have a wonderful ideology .The grounds are great they have birds and a little pond its an uplifting experience.You remove Your shoes and relax the atmosphere is comforting (and they give to...More

Thank Lloyd P
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Best buffet I have ever attended- and TOTALLY vegan. It was a dream. Not only does Govinda's offer a variety, the food is made with extremely high quality ingredients, is healthy, complex, and flavorful. I absolutely loved it and was stuffed to the brim at...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant provides an interesting setting and a nice display of vegan dishes for a fair buffet price. The food was fresh, but largely made up of salad bar items and dressings. There was an empty basket meant to offer homemade breads. We enjoyed a...More

Thank 1caringmom
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We were visiting family in Tucson, and they brought us here. As regulars, they were greeted warmly by name. We all felt very welcome. The buffet was delicious, vegetarian Indian cuisine. The paneer was great and the dal and curries outstanding.

Thank Bonnie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 E Blacklidge Dr, Tucson, AZ 85719-2520
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-792-0630
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