Offers typical Indian style vegetarian food that consists of an abundance of dairy. Offers home-style food cooked by two ladies in-house. Plenty of vegan options, but be sure to ask them to use oil instead of ghee (clarified butter). Open Mon-Sun 8:30am-10:00pm. Local holiday hours may differ.

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4 Reviews

First Review by neer


Points +57

30 Jul 2023

Great and simple

Nice small family restaurant in Varanasi's downtown.
Food very tasty and super fresh, you can actually hear them make it behind the curtain. The staff were kind enough to ask me about the spiciness levels (also have a separate non spicy section in the menu)
The Air conditioner inside is amazing, tuned for the perfect temperature

Updated from previous review on 2023-07-30

Pros: The best AC in Varanasi , Fresh food

Cons: It's just a bit more costly than others , Water wasn't offered



Points +54

30 Jan 2023

Homely and simple but delicious

Great to visit for a meal if you are in Varanasi.

Pros: Understand ‘vegan’ completely , Yummy food at good price, Friendly staff

Cons: Don’t have non-dairy milk for drinks


Points +270

05 Sep 2022

Humble and simple

Just like it says - very simple, uncomplicated fare. Probably wouldn't be my first choice, but it wasn't bad!

I ordered the Special Thali which includes sabzi (in my case green beans, carrots, potato, and cauliflower), rice, dal, a couple of roti, pickle, some butter paneer, raita, a little salad, some kind of sweetie, and papad. Pretty filling lunch actually.

3 stars instead of two because the owner was kind enough to go to the effort of making masala chai for me - it's not on the menu. That was nice! Lunch and a lift.

Updated from previous review on 2022-09-05


Points +286

17 Nov 2019

Small & Cozy

A small and cozy place to eat some home-style vegan/vegetarian meals in Benares! They have some vegan options on the menu already, even if they aren't marked as such! Always ask them to use oil instead of ghee (clarified butter), and you've got most of the dishes as vegan anyway. They do have some dairy-based dishes though, that can't be made vegan as of now, I think.

The biggest advantage of this place is that it is food that is easy on your stomach, and served in a hygienic way! That's saying a lot for Benares!

Pros: Friendly Staff, Home-style healthy food

Cons: Quite a bit of dairy is used, Not a large menu

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