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1408 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1631
+1 215-985-9303
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 23 min
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1408 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1631
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This place is a walking distance from the Kimmel Center and it is interesting enough for a hungry curious person to stop in. I am not sure though what the hype is all about. It is a rather simple venue, busy during the peak hours...More

1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I probably ate the best salad of my lifetime over here. I took a chicken Caesar and was impressed. I never ate ceasar salad when I wasn't vegan. Also the menu had other foods which I would love to try.

Thank Nata S
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I came here with a friend for dinner on a Friday. The restaurant was pretty empty but people did stop in for to-go orders. I was hoping to get the buffet I read about on one of their websites, but was told they haven't done...More

Thank ashleypendrak
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I only very briefly visited, so I don't have an extensive review to write - only that it was very easy to find, situated on a very colourful long street that I enjoyed walking down. The vegan cheesesteak was fantastic, I would go back for...More

Thank DM1992
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Have you ever eaten something that has made you want to cry? You will if you eat at Govinda's! We got to enjoy a chicken cheese steak & chicken quesadilla, each with mozzarella & light mayo. My daughter and I split the 2 dishes and...More

Thank Kelly N N
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This place was on our must visit again list from a few years ago. It seems that veggie options are getting better everywhere you go. Gone are the days of a choice between a frozen Boca burger or a cheese pizza. However the one thing...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Govindas has been my go to for yummy vegan food for years! Everything here is meatless, 99% vegan, they offer real cheese if you choose. They always make the best vegan food- I love the "chickenless cheese steak" which always is wonderful- grilled up seasoned...More

Thank Hgtravl
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Love this place! My husband and I use this as our go to when we are in the city and need late night food. Plus they have Vegan Treats desserts!

Thank Margo W
Reviewed 15 October 2016

As a vegan, it's so nice to be able to go to a restaurant and order anything on the menu! The Philly 'chicken cheese steak' was wonderful! Will definitely visit here again if ever in Philly....worth the stop!

Thank JordanJa72
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Govinda's has a counter area, a section with tables, and a few tables outside. I chose to order and then just grab a seat at the counter. The staff are very obliging and upbeat, which is always a plus. I ordered from the chalkboard menu...More

Thank BaltimoreMDWriter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1631
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-985-9303
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