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MG Road, Near Azad Maidan, Panaji, India
(+91) 832 2422264
Today
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good veg snacks place

Good place on a busy street for a quick snack. Serves traditional goan veg delicacies. Try mix bhaaji chapati here. One of the vintage goan snack houses in Panjim along with Cafe Tato's and Cafe Bhonsle.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
vishu0110
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Goa, India
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Goa, India
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Good place on a busy street for a quick snack. Serves traditional goan veg delicacies. Try mix bhaaji chapati here. One of the vintage goan snack houses in Panjim along with Cafe Tato's and Cafe Bhonsle.

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

There are times when you have been walking and sightseeing for quite a while, you have digested your last meal and feel hungry. For that quick bite, between meals, go to the Real Cafe in Panjim. This placed is packed most of the time but you hardly have to wait for a table, people are walking in and out very... More 

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panaji
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This restaurant is close to Aazad Maidan in Panaji. You get good breakfast and snakes in the evening. Afternoon the restaurant is closed. Buns ( sweet puri) are my first choice along with varieties of bhajis, mirchi and samosas.

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Goa, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Mushroom bhaji and chappati are great but the bhaji does not last long so go early before 5 in the evenings as there is a great demand for it. Falooda is yummy so are the samosas. Typical Goan bhajis available here.

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Panaji, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Very good service. Hygienic place. Excellent food quality. Its a small place so get full specially during peak hours.

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Panaji, India
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Cafe Real is like a historical place for us (locals). It offers the same 'patal bhaji-pao' which we had as kids and our parents when they were kids. For just Rs 30, you can get this bhaji-pao and top it up with tea. Breakfast for two? Less than Rs 100. Please don't expect 5-Star treatment or ambience (although it is... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Been here for an evening snacks and turned out to be our dinner. This place offers excellent goan snacks like Bhaaji pav, poori bhaaji, samosas, etc... Best suitable for a quick evening snack with Tea and also for a good Goan breakfast.

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India
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Panjim has its share of institutions that revere simple food and Cafe Real is one of them. Enter this small-n-quaint joint and oodles of old-world charm, and proclaim "Maka bhook lagleah" (I am feeling hungry) to the friendly patrao (owner) and he is sure to oblige. Morning breakfasts such as the chapathi (or the chapathi with butter if you are... More 

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delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

nice stuff, really nice place, good food. attentive staff always ready to serve you with a smile. a beach is very vlose. I stayed in this hotel on a business trip to Goa and had booked it through Agoda.com

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Margao, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Visit Cafe Real often, whenever in Panaji. Especially for their mix bhaji and coffee! Service quick and good... except when there is a crowd. The service staff are very efficient and polite...very good customer service too.... do visit when you are walking around and looking for a good place for a quick stop....

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Additional Information about Cafe Real

Address: MG Road, Near Azad Maidan, Panaji, India
Phone Number: (+91) 832 2422264
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Panaji
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: MG Road, Near Azad Maidan, Panaji, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Panaji
  • Phone Number: (+91) 832 2422264

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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