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Dharma's Restaurant

4250 Capitola Rd, Capitola, CA 95010-3538
+1 831-462-1717
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4250 Capitola Rd, Capitola, CA 95010-3538
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly I cannot live without this place. BEST VEGAN OR VEGETARIAN RESTAURANT. I come her more than once a week I cannot live without the basic garden salad that comes with delicios shredde beets and carrots paired with th vinagarette dressing ... yummm. They have...More

Thank Taz4K
Reviewed 28 December 2017

You initially get confused looking at the menu as you have so many options. Its a feast for vegans and vegetarians. There are lot of cuisines and you can go for breakfast/brunch/dinner anytime and find whatever you want. They have an awesome and unique set...More

Thank Narasimha B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Darmas has te best vegetarian food that I know of- it has been there for decades and is a local secret

Thank Will S
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This place was delicious... didn't know what to expect but was so pleasantly surprised by the delicious food that came out of here! I had been in LA for the past few months and was not impressed with their vegan food however this place rocks!!...More

Thank Lorenastz
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is off the beaten path. It has outdoor seating and the main dining area is relatively large. You will order and the register and it is all self serve. The interior feels a bit like a Santa Cruz College cafeteria. It does not...More

Thank MichaelH6811GY
Reviewed 19 July 2017

You will be surprised at the nice comfortable atmosphere- a fountain in the restaurant, a collection of animal toys for the kids' amusement, plants, skylights, and great fast food alternatives. I love the Tall Tostada, full of yummy fresh veggies and it is HUGE. My...More

Thank Digashapa
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Dharma's is a MUST STOP for us when we are in town. It's actually a must stop by here more than once in a visit kind of place. The menu is extensive but to be honest we have our favorites that we love so much...More

Thank twinklehead
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Absolutely love this kind of fresh, healthy food, served in generous portions. Lots of choices including salads, vegetable entrees with wonderful brown rice, pastas, burgers & sandwiches, Mexican food, "international" entrees, homemade soups & baked goods. And a smaller but no less tasty / nutritious...More

Thank JamaisVu
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Cool atmosphere--quite a large place with extensive menu. I went in thinking it was an Indian restaurant but it had a little of everything. Got the mac & cheese. Pleasantly surprised it came with a salad. But for me the large shells were not my...More

Thank rmromandia
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We went to Dharma with our Grand Daughter as it was recommended by someone. The food looked good and it appeared to be a popular place. Grand Daughter wanted miso soup and the cost was 14.00 for a large bowl. We asked the Owner/Manager if...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4250 Capitola Rd, Capitola, CA 95010-3538
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Capitola
  • Phone Number: +1 831-462-1717
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