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Alex Beach Shack


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Closed for monsoon from June 1, 2018 to october 1, 2018... open during tourist season when the monsoon has stopped
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Chinese, Indian, Bar, Seafood, Asian, British
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews chicken tikka wrap butter naan beach shack see you next year great guy free sun beds nothing is too much trouble water sports great holiday in december his team home from home visiting candolim free wifi staff are great food is excellent rocky
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great shack good food and Santos is a legend looks after you all day just like you have a personal Butler. He’s a credit to your shack, look after him.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank arl1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit the shack due to good reviews. The shack is similar to any other. Food just ok. My husband had the chicken Hakka noodles which was really nice. I had the chicken tikka wrap in nan but was a bit dry. We’ve been...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kazzacleary
aferns, Owner at Alex Beach Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Oh my goodness.... why are you so negative in your reviews. Have you actually come on a holiday or are you on some reviewing job. You have written in your review that you have been to better shacks but haven't even put up a good...More

Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

I am unable to express enough how much i love this shack. From the first day we were made to feel welcome, the lads were amazing, couldn't do enough for you and Alex was a true gent. The little touches made you feel so welcome...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank leanneg1610
Reviewed February 26, 2019 via mobile

It just keeps getting better and better every time we go to the alex.s shack the lads are fantastic and do everything you ask them to do food and drinks are fantastic to

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank docketed
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

We went to this shack after reading reviews on trip advisor. I read bad reviews too but thought we will give it a go. As soon as we went there the guys were not interested in us as we were Indian couple from london but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
5  Thank harshdeepm2016
aferns, Owner at Alex Beach Shack, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Harshdeepm2016 Firstly I would like to ask you if you are sure that you visited my shack or not.... I find it hard to believe that you weren't looked after. However I take every complaint seriously and will immediately look into the matter. You see......More

Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

11/2/19 We enjoyed a pre ordered lobster in garlic butter and tandoori snapper at the Shack tonight 🌛 both were amazing 😉 (you need to let the shack know the day before so that they can buy one from the market on the day). We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Deb27nov85
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

We came to Alex shack after hearing all the wonderful reviews. We can not understand why possibly just loyal customers who have not tried else where . The food was terrible the worst we had in any shack, atmosphere lacking with no welcome although the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank joanneg184
aferns, Owner at Alex Beach Shack, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2019

Joanneg184 Thank you for your review. However I'm astounded at how you can so easily criticize anything especially opinions of my valuable customers who have come and enjoyed themselves at my shack. They came with no expectations and loved it. And far as the kheema...More

Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

Just come back from 2wks In goa candolim can't thank Alex and all the staff enough amazing hard working boys they couldn't do enough for us the food was out of this world we will definitely be returning next year and using this shack

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Tina H
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Just got back from 4 week's in alex.s shack fantastic it just gets better every year Alex and all the lads can will do anything you ask them to do food fantastic beer is cold so you have a fantastic holiday can't wait to go...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank docketed
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Not expecting too much of a tourist place on the beach, we had dinner at Alex' anyway. And what a pleasant surprise! The staff is friendly, funny and quick. The food is excellent and not expensive. The fish was one of the best I've eaten...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank P1646OSandreas
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October 10, 2018|
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Response from aferns | Property representative |
Yes. I do serve cider... it's only last year that i didn't serve cider as the company was supplying stock that would expire soon. But this year cider is surely being served. So see you all. Cheers!
September 23, 2018|
Response from aferns | Property representative |
Yes should open by 15 October
September 11, 2018|
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Response from aferns | Property representative |
Adulus....haha... Thank God! Believe it or not, I actually gave a sigh of relief when yu said yu won't visit my shack again😅....you were alwayz a pessimist .So yu can't help being negative. But I sincerely thank yu for not... More
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