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Canacona Beach, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
00-91-832-2643477
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent place

This restaurant has the best tuna salad in palolem beach. This is from trying few other tuna salads at other places. The two waiters working there provide a good service overall and remember customer's preferences.This is one of the best venues in palolem to try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
Gandalfquest
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London, United Kingdom
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119 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We were here every day. Breakfast was I. Our room rate but we had lunch & dinner there as well. Food always fresh. Seafood was cooked very well. Service is great. The green Papaya salad was so refreshing I had quite a few times!

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This restaurant has the best tuna salad in palolem beach. This is from trying few other tuna salads at other places. The two waiters working there provide a good service overall and remember customer's preferences.This is one of the best venues in palolem to try.

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County Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

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
35 helpful votes 35 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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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 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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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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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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