Chakra Living

San Diego's "Govinda's" Restaurant and more

by Padmavati dasi

Posted April 25, 2004

1030 Grand Avenue
Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA 92109
(Best time to call is between 6PM-8PM)


Monday-Friday: 6-8 PM. Occasionally we have celebrations during this time and everyone is welcome to attend and participate in the program and feast.

Sunday night Love Feast Program begins at 6PM, Feast is at 7:30PM.


Most meals are served with a green salad and homemade salad dressing, rice, soup, subji (vegetable medley), poppadams, and halavah.

Monday: Mexican

Tuesday and Thursday: Indian

Wednesday: International

Friday: Italian

Sunday: Indian


All you can eat buffet.

First time is free.

No meat, eggs, fish, onions or garlic.

Vegan dishes are often available.

4th of July Vegetarian BBQ on the Patio 6-8PM. Short walk to beach for Fireworks!!!

Thanksgiving Vegetarian Feast available 12 noon to 8 PM. Thanksgiving Day


The Boutique is open during our programs when you can purchase incense, cook books, spiritual books for adults and children, saris and other Indian clothing for adults and children, worship paraphernalia and much more for you or for gifts.

5 minutes from Sea World.

4 blocks from the Pacific Ocean.

4 blocks from Mission Bay.

Scripture Classes (Bhagavad-gita) Discourse and Discussion by Dravida dasa, BBT Book Editor and Vedic Scholar, are usually held after the evening programs Monday-Thursday 8:30-9:10PM.


From L.A.: Take 5 South. Exit CA-274/Balboa Ave. /Garnet Ave. Merge onto Mission Bay Dr. Turn right onto Garnet. Garnet becomes Balboa. Balboa becomes Grand.

From TJ: Take 5 North. Exit Grand Ave. /Garnet Ave. Merge onto Mission Bay Dr. Slight Left onto Grand.