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Ferry Road, Cavelossim, India
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Previously ran the Riverview restaurant in Cavelossim already listed.

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  • 21
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  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Venue, ambience and food fabulous

A short taxi drive to Joes River Cove was well worth it! A lovely setting by the river, a friendly welcome and pleasant staff. We ate there on several occasions, and all the food that all our friends are was reported back as lovely! We celebrated a birthday there, the cake was great and it is one... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Charmian R
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A short taxi drive to Joes River Cove was well worth it! A lovely setting by the river, a friendly welcome and pleasant staff. We ate there on several occasions, and all the food that all our friends are was reported back as lovely! We celebrated a birthday there, the cake was great and it is one of the few... More 

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Leeds
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We only ate at Joe's River Cove once on our recent trip though have eaten there several times in the past. On this occasion I had the stuffed mushrooms with a mixed salad. The six plump mushrooms stuffed with cheese were delicious and very filling - they are meant to be a starter but unless you have a large appetite... More 

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Saltdean, East Sussex
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We took a taxi to Joe's Riverside Cove. The atmosphere was fabulous and the setting great - right beside the river. Lovely good and at a good price. However, the restaurant was holding two "family celebrations" which took over the evening with lots of games and other activities on the dance floor - and to be honest it spoilt the... More 

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middlesbrough
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We have met Jo, the owner , most times we visit which is at least once each year.he always welcomes us as though he can remember us but probably can't. The staff are lovely but not all speak good English so it's sometimes difficult to give your food and drink order to the waiter.Dining is outside under the stars.Food is... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

You can always guarantee that you will have a super night out at Joe's River Cove! It is usually a very busy restaurant especially on evenings when there is also music. We were really impressed with the great standard of entertainment on the Thursday and also Sunday evenings we visited. The service is always excellent even when there is also... More 

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Delhi, Delhi, India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

best service in rivercove, looking good in rivercove, staff very well for rent........................................

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Panaji, India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

This place has got an amazing ambience just near the river side. The sea food is good. Must try their Stuffed mushrooms dish which they are known for.Overall this is a great place. The owner too is a very nice person who personally comes and asks for feedback.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This restaurant is always a winner for us. The food, the staff, the position and atmosphere are lovely although it is a taxi ride if you haven't got your own transport. Authentic Indian and Chinese dishes along with continental dishes. There is always fresh fish and seafood. On the nights that there is entertaining it is advisable to book. The... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A bit out of Cavelossim but well worth the taxi. Think we were 250rps for the return journey. Taxi driver gave us his card and he came back for us when we called. Food was fab, a bit spicier than in other places visited. When we arrived we were the only tourists, but the place filled up with big tables... More 

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Cheshire
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Told it was not far so we walked. Big mistake!!! We walked from the main street in Cavelossim along piych black lanes with no-one to ask the way. Took a taxi back, ride took 20 mins, hence long walk. So take a taxi. The fact that lots of local families eat here is a good recommendation in itself.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ferry Road, Cavelossim, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Cavelossim

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Description

Previously ran the Riverview restaurant in Cavelossim already listed.

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