Places to eat

In Gokulam within walking distance from our shalas: 




Name: Dhatu’s

Opening hours: Open for lunch and dinner. Closed Tuesdays.  Organic shop is open 9:30 am – 9:30 pm. 

Address: Dhatu – Organics & Naturals, No.2826-G, 1ST Floor,10th Cross, Adipampa road, Off Kalidasa Road,V V Mohalla, Mysore (just turn right off 6th main before 6th main restaurant and it’s on the right hand side at the next cross road). 


About: Organic shop and cafe.  All organic goods for sale – bread (fresh from Green Hotel), organic eggs, dairy products, veg, rice, cosmetics, clothes, teas, coffees etc.  Nice restaurant open for lunch and dinner, with organic specials and an organic Indian and international menu. 


 6th main

Name: 6th Main restaurant 

Opening hours: Open for lunch and dinner

Address: 6th Main Rd, V. V. Mohalla, Mysore, India

About:  Delicious Indian vegetarian food at reasonable prices.  This place is packed with locals and tourists alike.  Open for lunch and dinner.  


 Kushi 1

Name: Khushi Cafe 

Opening hours: Brunch – 08.00am to 12.30pm

Address: 9th Cross, Gokulam 3rd Stage, Mysore

Contact No.: 098 45 390597  (Jeevan)




About: Kushi Cafe is just around the corner and a regular hangout for IndeaYoga students. This spacious, bright hangout place run by the uber friendly Jeevan serves delicious smoothies, juices, chai (bottomless!), coffee, ragi pancakes (various toppings sweet and savoury – chocolate, banana, cinnamon, hummus, tomato, cucumber etc), omeletes, nice breads, homemade energy balls and lots more! 


Name: Santosha Cafe

Opening hours: Brunch – 08.00am to 12.00pm – Sunday to Friday (Saturday closed).

Address: 398 2nd Main, Gokulam 3rd Stage Mysore (directly opposite Mysore West LIon’s Sevaniketan School on the corner).  


About:  Santosha serves yogic breakfast essentials including juices, chai, coffee, ragi pancakes (various toppings), omelettes, and lots more! 




Name: Anokhi Garden & Cafe

Address: 408, Nr Aditya Hospital, Gokulam 3rd Stage, Mysore

Contact No.: +918214288923, +91 9591347647, +91 9620793762


About: Anokhi is a B&B (guesthouse) run by two French ladies.   Open for breakfast/ brunch Thursday to Sunday inclusive (8.30am to 12.30pm).  Food is yogic with a french flair – think crepes with hummus, fancy porridge (with seeds, nuts, date syrup), fresh juices, coffee, teas, eggs, fruit salad etc. 




Name: Tina’s Cafe

Opening hours: Tina’s cafe is open for lunch right through to dinner, Monday to Saturday.  

Address: 3rd Main Road, V.V. Mohalla, Mysore

Contact No.: +919449818668, +919449853668


About: Offering good clean Indian food at reasonable prices. Nice brownies on sale too! Tina also offers cookery lessons on Saturday for groups of 6+, reasonably priced and you get to eat the food after cooking! 




 Anus 2

Name: Anu’s Bambu Hut Cafe

Address: 367, 2nd Main, Gokulam 3rd Stage, Mysore

Contact No.: +918214288120, +919900909428


About: Anu’s is the no.1 restaurant on tripadvisor for Mysore.  Delicious food home made by Anu herself.  Buffet every day at 1pm (get there early to get a spot and the best selection of food).  Delicious dahls, indian dishes catered for western palettes, salads, chai, desert and lots more! Lassis and fruit juices also served in evening.  Price for buffet is Rs. 250.  Wifi available. 


Name: Vivian’s
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday – breakfast and lunch. 

Address: 9th Cross, Gokulam 3rd Stage, Mysore

About: Vivian’s vietnamese buffet is open from 1pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  Lunch is Rs. 200.  Get there early to get the best selection.  Juices are also available.  Desert included in buffet.  Vivian also serves breakfast on these days. 


Name: Chakra House

Opening hours: Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week. 

Address: Behind Ganapathi Temple, Gokulam 3rd Stage, Mysore


About: Sri Chakra House provides a healthy mix of fresh vegetable dishes and tasty drinks to rejuvenate after yoga! 


 students at Anima Madhva Bhavan

Name: Anima Madhva Bhavan

Opening hours: Lunch and dinner, Mon, Wed-Sun (Tuesday off) 12:00 pm – 9:15 pm. 

Address:  Upstairs, 2790/1, 6th Cross Road, V. V. Mohalla, Mysore, Karnataka 570002  (very near loyal world.. turn right on 6th cross off 6th Main road). 

About: Anima Madhva Bhavan is a concept restaurant which serves authentic, delicious, Mysore heritage food at reasonable prices [Rs. 125-165 (Sunday extra special meal) for full plentiful meal]. The elaborate festive food is traditionally served on a plantain leaf. Here you will enjoy your meal on a banana leaf and eat with your hands. The food served is purely vegetarian and most of them even vegan. 


 Depth n Green

Name: Depth n Green 

Opening hours: Mon, Wed-Sun, 11am to 9.30pm (Tuesday closed)

Address: 228/3 Gokulam Main Road, Near Ganapathi Temple (just around corner from Yoga Bharata)


About: A place to nourish the body and soul with healthy fresh food, smoothies, drinks or just to relax with a cup of coffee. 



places to eat-Durga Bhavan

Name: Hotel Sri Durga Bhavan

Opening hours: Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Address: 2 ,Gokula Extension 1st Stage ,Gokulam, Mysore, Karnataka ( North ) – 57000  (Just around the corner from yoga Bharata off main road, before the Photography store), 

About: Serves Indian food. Thalis, dosas, chai etc.  Masala dosas are great here – according to our students! Good value too – one masala dosa is Rs. 35.   


 Green leaf

Name: Green Leaf Food Court 

Opening hours: 7 days a week  – 7:30 – 22:30 

Address: 10th Cross, Kalidasa Road, Near ICICI Bank, Vani Vilas Mohalla, Mysore ((just turn right off 6th main before 6th main restaurant, go through first cross road (dhatu’s is on right hand side), proceed to next cross road and it’s on the right hand side)

About: Serves Indian vegetarian food.  South, North Indian and some forms of Chinese food is available here.  Reasonably priced – good value.  Locals and tourists alike frequent here.  Menu has a specific schedule for what time things are served. So be sure to clarify what’s on offer before you pick your order! 


Name: The Pink House

Opening hours: lunch buffet –  contact for reservation one day before 8:00 pm. Min 5 people. 

Address: #8, Sowmya I Mn Contour Rd Gokulam III Stg, Mysore, Karnataka 

Contact No.: +919448246637


About: Authentic soulful ethnic indian cuisine. Vegan and gluten-free lunch possible – according to the order. Contact for reservation one day before 8:00 pm. A minimum of 5 people, maximum 25.   


Name: Nalpak

Opening hours: 8am to 3pm, 4:30pm to 10:30pm

Address: 2702, 1st Main Road, Vani Vilas Mohalla, 1st Stage, Gokulam, Mysore

Phone: 821 241 2057

About: Nalpak serves, both, North Indian and South Indian dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The taste is authentic, the ambience is good and service is quick.  A very tradition South Indian restaurant- a short walk from the shalas. Serves Indian breakfast of idly and dosa. Students have raved about the ‘rava idly’ and the kaju masala (mixed vegetables in cashew sauce) with peas pulav. Their gobi manchurian is also  known to be a hit amongst IndeaYoga’s students! 


Name: La Petite France 

Opening hours: 10am-3pm, 5pm-9pm

Address: 204, 9th cross, 4th main, 3rd stage, Gokulam, near Doctor’s corner

Contact No.: 099 45 701098



About: La Petite France is a small, cozy French restaurant in Mysore. Specialities include Salads, Soups, French Fries, Crêpes, Waffles and Club Sandwiches.


Outside Gokulam – Mysore city, Lakshmipuram etc. 


Name: Three sisters

Opening hours:  Homemade lunch for groups. Call the day before to reserve. 

Address: 364 Cheluvamba, Agrahara, Lakshmi Puram, Mysore 570 024.  (When facing the Kaveri Hotel just a few doors to the right, the three sisters reside in the home with the lilac door.)

Contact No.: 0821 2522788

About: Three Sisters, known for their delicious homemade food and juices. They also offer cooking classes, massage and yoga. 


Name: Yogic Supplies 

Opening hours:  Homemade lunch for groups. Call the day before to reserve. 

Address: 884 Chamundeshwari Road, Near Siddappa Square, Lakshmi Puram, Mysore 570 024.  

Contact No.: +91 9851 16350 or +91 98452 02932


About: Nice Indian husband and wife who cook homemade Indian meals for locals when they are in town  – they spend half the year with their kids and grankids in California, USA.  They also have a small selection of yogic books and mats etc. 


Name: Maya Boutique & Cafe 

Opening hours: TBC

Address: Shop No. # 451, Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Road, Sunnadakeri, ChamrajPuram, Rahmania Mohalla, Mysore (LakshmiPuram)

Contact No.:  TBC

Email: TBC

About: Proper European style cafe serving cafe cuisine. 


Name: Green Hotel

Opening hours: breakfast, lunch and dinner. 

Address: Chittaranjan Palace, 2270-Vinoba Road, Jayalakshmipuram, Mysore.


Contact No.: (+91) 821 425 5002 or   (+91) 821 425 5001 or  (+91) 821 425 5000


About:  This hotel is a little high-end but the ambiance is worth it. There’s a beautiful garden outside with tables/chairs and the food is delicious.  It offers a comprehensive range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. South and North Indian, European or Chinese meals.  The Malgudi Coffee shop has a great selection of desserts, cakes and patisseries – staff trained by French bakers.  


Name: Hotel Roopa – Infinit Lounge Bar & Fine Dining

Opening hours: all day. 

Address: 2724/C, Bangalore – Nilgiri Road, Mysore – 1.


Contact No.: 0821-2443770, 0821-2448020


About: Rooftop – all day fine dining amidst greenery with a picture perfect view of Mysore Palace, Chamundi Hills, and St. Philemono’s Church. Ranked 4th best Restaurant in Mysore by Trip Advisor based on the reviews of both domestic and foreign travellers. Infinit offers an attractive setting for any style of gatherings with its restobar and open air garden.




Name: Shilpashri Rooftop bar and restaurant 

Opening hours: 10am to 11pm.

Address: Ghandi Square – 1848/1, Old Mysore Bank Road, Gandhi Chowk, Oppsoite Clock Towers, Ashoka Rd, Devaraja Mohalla, CFTRI Campus, Yadavagiri. 

Contact No.: 0824 258 9738

About: Don’t be daunted by the grubby stair entry – this is a pleasant roof-top bar and restauant with the usual Kingfisher beer and straightforward veg and non veg Indian food.


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