Among the very few vegetarian restaurants, this place is a delight for the veggie lovers Indian dishes. Try the masala cashew curry along with rice. This restaurant also serves tasty and crispy masala dosas.
Another popular hang-out place among backpackers, Mahalaxmi restaurant serves delicious banana pancakes along with other breakfast items. The ambience is soothing and one can just chill here for hours. The Indian food served here including the curries are also delicious.
Located at the corner of Om beach, Namaste cafe is famous for numerous dishes, especially the sea food including 'Prawn masala' and 'King fish sizzler'. A great place if you are looking to try out either of Mexican, Israeli or Indian food.
Among simpler restaurants of Gokarna, Om Shree Ganesh Restaurant serves good North Indian dishes and delicious South Indian snacks.
For a great value-for-money meal, go to Pai.
Among the favorites of backpackers here, Prema restaurant offers North Indian, South Indian, Continental, snacks, breakfast items and desserts among several other things. Try their ice-creams, dosas, Biryani and Italian dishes.
Over 30 years old now, Shree Shakti Restaurant is famous for its sweetmeats and chilled Lassi.