Surat, also referred to as the Diamond City is the 4th fastest growing city of the world and the first smart city in India. It also houses the ISO 22000:2005, 5S & GMP, and HACCP standardised centralised kitchen of Akshaya Patra. The kitchen was established in 2012 and was inaugurated in February 2015 by Chief Minister of Gujarat, Mrs. Anandiben Patel. The radius of the kitchen is around 7,500 square metres. 

  • 357


  • 12,75,08


  • 13440Kgs

    Rice per Day

  • 7475Kgs

    Dal per Day

  • 5250Kgs

    Roti per day

Details of the Kitchen

Eco- friendly measures adopted in the kitchen

The environment friendly initiatives adopted are

  • PNG( Piped Natural Gas)in cooking
  • LED lights in the kitchen areas
  • Rain water harvesting
  • Plantation and agriculture in small scale
  • Indizen 2016
  • Indizen 2014
  • Quality mark award for excellence in NGO segment
  • Platinum award in 3rd Annual convention & competition of Lean Six Sigma
  • Mid-Day Meal Operations Award from Prathmik Shikshan Samiti, Surat for mid-day meal operation and shoes distribution in schools.

  • Feeding Anganwadis students
  • Cookies Distribution
  • Shoes Distribution
  • Cultural Celebration like Janmastami Celebration
  • Navratri Celebration
  • Ganesh Puja, Narshima Puja etc.
  • Various employee engagement activities like sports competition, cultural competition, birthday celebration, get to gather, open house meeting etc.
  • School Activities like fairs and exhibition, school visit to kitchen, guest visits to school, symbolic feeding
  • Heath camps and check ups
  • Swachata Abhiyan


The Akshaya Patra Foundation, Plot No. 55, Near Saptarshi Raw House, Behind DR World Mall, Bhagyodaya Industrial Road, Aaimata Chowkdi, Magob-Dhumbhal Road, Varaccha, Surat-395010 Manish Gadpe +91 – 99044 00425


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