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Big bamboo bar and restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Indian, Bar, Seafood, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Had 2 days here and 1 night , breakfast was very nice , coffee was nice , stayed here all day , and had a nice evening meal of freshly cooked prawns , drinks were good nicely chilled, will be back for sure

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank alanerobson
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

Another place right on our way to the beach. Friendly staff, excellent food. It takes time for them to cook dishes, but they are worth it.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank P1730WEalexanderm
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Much better food elsewhere. The Goan dishes were flavorless. They said there was coconut milk in our dishes but we could not tell. The sauces had water and weak powdered seasoning. Do not make the trip.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Classicpalate
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Been there 4 5 times this year and this place never disappoints me, service guy knows my liking and dislikings, it's like a home away from home to me... Will keep coming back as long as you are in business... Cheers...

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank BoynowP
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We ate here last night, very quiet as the season draws to a closehowever there were a few people already there eating which we viewed as a positive sign. I had chicken Hyderabadi with rice and garlic naan and my wife had veg byriani with...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Villa1874_10
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We ate here a couple of times for lunch and it was very tasty. Service is laid back (well, slow) but the quality of the food was worth waiting for. Our waiter Ronnie was so friendly. My friend ordered a dish which he didn't like...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Delfusilage
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Palolem for 5 nights and tried a few places but after coming to Big Bamboo we came back every day which is not like us. We also met others that did the same and it was the busiest restaurant on the beach,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank 248leahr
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Seems like with the end of the season this restaurant does not care about his customers anymore. My friend and I ordered prawns and squid. It was for sure not fresh as the 2 of us got sick for the whole night! Cherry on the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Antoine D
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Found this shack while on a casual stroll on the beach. What attracted us was the nicely done decoration with candles and the light tree. They had some offer going on the cocktails so drank it till our bladders were about to burst. They had...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Laxman C
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Great beach restaurant and food is consistently good, and the staff become your friends with everyone

Date of visit: February 2018
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