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Canacona Beach, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
00-91-832-2643477
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice location for relaxing during the day

Good place to chill,enjoy food & overall aura.However it is not ideal for watching sunset.One can enjoy sunset from Sunset cafe

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
Vani2111
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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  • Late Night
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English first
County Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

The service at Ciarans is second to none. The staff are friendly, attentive ( not over the top) and professional while also knowledgeable about the menu and will answer any questions truthfully ( spicy/non spicy) The menu has something for everyone's palate ! The restaurant offers GREAT free entertainment on certain evenings. While we were there we had 2 nights... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Good place to chill,enjoy food & overall aura.However it is not ideal for watching sunset.One can enjoy sunset from Sunset cafe

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Ciarans is the posh place in Palolem, it's like a proper hotel and the huts are all neat and clean and nice and everything is nice and the food is presented as it would be in London and yes it's nice, it just doesn't feel like you're in India or Goa that's all and for me that's a big thing.... More 

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111 reviews 111 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

It is not often you find some where that is comfortable and laid back, but this is just the spot. Service is good and the prices are competitive, we will certainly be back.

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Oslo, Norway
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11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Had steak here, which I thought I would find in India. I have to say that it was some of the best steak I've had. The meat was tender and succulent, and the pepper sauce was really tasty. The Kingfisher wine from South Africa is not bad either.

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Hamilton, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I highly enjoyed everything I ate here. I had breakfasts, lunches and dinners and everything was tasty and well presented. Great staff and perfect beach front location.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Good ambience with decent live music everyday with a local goan performance on Thursdays. They serve live catch and cook it well. Price are a shade more than what one pays otherwise at Palolem.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Planned to stay here but prices were a put-off, loads close by were cheaper. Enjoyed a beer here though.

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Perth, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The cocktail list is limited and the cocktails are only ok. Service is incredibly slow (usually took 30 mins for drinks and about an hour for food). They didn't seem to have enough staff on. The live music was good and the food was tasty but not sure if it's worth the wait.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

We stopped by for some Tappas and they were a great delight to our taste buds. The restaurant is exceptional along the beach. Different from the rest it is a nice change and extremely clean. It is a little more expensive but the atmosphere and quality of the food was worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Canacona Beach, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Canacona  >  Palolem
  • Phone Number: 00-91-832-2643477

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Indian

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