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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Indian, Seafood, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Candolim, Bardez, India
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed May 3, 2017

We've been to Goa many times, but this was our first time at VJ's. Great service and food (huge menu to select from). Clean toilets. Always made to feel welcome by all and nothing too much trouble. We'll be back.

Thank Julie H
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Are second visit to candolim and we visited vj's on numerous times food is great . We asked for magners and they sent someone to the supermarket to get some for my girlfriend that was a good touch best shack in candolim

1  Thank Rono5times
Reviewed March 29, 2017

It's tough to choose between all the beach shacks in Candolim so we went to VJs on recommendation of a local guy we met on the plane. I'm glad we did - it was some of the best food we had in India (and we...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time in VJ's shack on Candolim beach. The food is excellent and the service is the best I have ever had and we have been to Goa many many times so I do know what to expect. Sunita provides excellent massages...More

2  Thank Val H
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

VJ'S Shack is superb, the best shack in Candolim. It is located at the Whispering Palms end of the beach which is not manic like at the Beach Road end, so very relaxing. The team as always along with the service and food was superb....can't...More

1  Thank Harb
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Been going to VJ's for nine years now, and it just gets better. Staff are always helpful and friendly. Most speak English And Russian. Goa food is served as you want it, mild spicy and extra spicy. Food is served breakfast and lunch, plus evenings...More

1  Thank tonyriley
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Brilliant seafood and staff really nice service brilliant. Tables cleaned regularly. Prawns were delicious

Thank sarahtang0
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Vj, Annan,Geeta and every single one of the staff (sorry ! cannot remember everybody's names) go out of their way to please you at this shack . The main sell for me was - there was no hard sell from anyone here , no hassle...More

1  Thank meesh1772
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We picked this shack because basically we did not want to trudge too far from whispering palms road, but having done that it was very nice the beds are free as long as you buy drinks and eat there. The girls who do the beds...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Our favourite shack by far, plenty of sunbeds with brolly's and service from your sunbed if required! Lovely food with loads of choice to suit everyone's tastes, but most of all Vijay and his staff are great and go out of their way to make...More

1  Thank Kim B
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March 15, 2016|
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Response from MrTwonky | Reviewed this property |
No accommodation just a very good beach shack. We stayed at the country inn and suites. But I wouldn't recommend it as its standards have dropped.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Candolim, Bardez, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Bardez  >  Candolim
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