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Tavernaki - CLOSED

Ourem, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
00918408090673
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Cuisines: Greek
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Tavernaki which means taverna in Greek is a quaint little reataurant situated right on main Palolem beach.It is the first of its kind here.Dressed completely in white and barely 20 feet from the shoreline,this shack serves authentic Greek cuisine from the grill.From souvlaki wraps,gyros,kebabs and juicy grilled meat it also keeps up with the spirit of Goa by serving mouthwatering grilled seafood,Greek style!With portions fit for a king you will never leave hungry.So Come,experience,enjoy!The Taverna awaits!

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English first
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Elegantly decorated and well located. (Mini Greece) Menu is perfect, not too many items yet something for everyone. Excellent Stakes & Sausages Staffs = Amazing frnds Music = Chill out reggae music. If you love dhinchak music then this is not a place for you. All in all if you are heading goa for peace , then TAVERNAKI is the... More 

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Inverness
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Just got back from 5 week stay at my place in Goa. Went to Tavernaki 3 times Great food, lovely setting, wondeful staff.. I will be returning in Feb Well worth a visit Thanks again Lorraine xx

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

Couldn't resist the temptation of Greek food even though we were surrounded by lovely Indian cuisine. Starter with olives and stuffed vine leaves (both imported) followed by the beef souvlaki and my wife the vegetable version which included delicious Greek feta. Both meals were fantastic. Only drawback were the restaurant either side seemed to be intent on seriously damaging my... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

In the past month I have eaten three simple but excellent meals at Tavernaki. This cafe's neighbours provide hearty but often dull fare so I was delighted with the delicious food at Tavernaki. It is one of just a few places of this standard in Palolem. The staff are welcoming and attentive but not intrusive.

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Stockholm
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

+Food +Nice staff +Nice decor and atmosphere (-) Service sometimes a little slow (-) too little tzatziki with meals Newly opened restaurant located towards the south end of the beach. Ate here 5-10 times during the beginning of december -12. To be honest, based on earlier experiences with international food in India me and my friend were a bit sceptical... More 

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Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Hard to miss with its white curtains facing the blue sea... Honestly I didnt think I would find genuine greek food on a beach in India but I was proved wrong. Owned by a greek lady who also has a bigger greek restaurant in another town. The service is good and the people warm hearted. Varmly recommended! 12.12.12 Robert

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Additional Information about Tavernaki

Address: Ourem, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
Phone Number: 00918408090673
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Canacona  >  Palolem
Cuisine: Greek

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