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“good food”
Review of Nick's Place

Nick's Place
Ranked #1 of 78 Restaurants in Arpora
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Indian, Bar, Seafood, European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Nick's place is a seasonal business open from November till April we opened in October 2008, after transforming two run down shops into a stylish Bar & Restaurant with a sun terrace with fantastic views by day ideal for Bird watching. At Night the roof terrace is turned into a stunning Dining area with candlelit tables with comfortable Cane chairs with padded cushions and fans to keep you cool. Situated on the ground floor is our indoor Dining and Bar area serving the best cocktails in Goa. Both our washrooms downstairs and up on the roof terrace have a wide selection of toiletries and have the best reputation for the cleanest toilets in Goa. We pride ourselves on providing the highest level of Great service, Hospitality, Hygiene and Cleanliness. At Nick's place our Chef's have worked in some of India's top restaurants and Hotels. Our aim is to provide you with authentic dishes which are freshly prepared using only the finest fresh local ingredients. Our Chef's blend, grind and mix a wide variety of herbs and spices on the premises to give each dish its own distinct flavour. Nicks Place is open all day from 8.30am for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. During the day we serve a wide selection of freshly prepared snacks including our Famous Full English Breakfast with Black Pudding, a selection of filled Baguettes, Sandwiches and toasties. (snacks available until 6pm) Our Full A la Carte Menu is Available All Day & Evening Serving Traditional Goan/Indian, Tandoor, Fresh Seafood & Continental Dishes. ( Tandoor Available from 6.30pm
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“good food”
Reviewed September 9, 2013

one of the best places to have a sunday roast in goa, breakfast and dinner very good also, have had a few meals at Nicks Place and shall be having a few more this yr season, they have a quiz / raffles all good fun.

  • Visited March 2013
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2 Thank Paul L
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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“yumie”
Reviewed August 31, 2013

the cuisine that i had here was very nice and the service was very prompt and the presentation was also good the food was mouth watering yum it was so no one should miss to have any one meal once you are in goa

Visited August 2013
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Thank nithinaiyanna
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ipswich england
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6 reviews
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“Spoilt for Choice”
Reviewed June 23, 2013

We returned to Goa in January for 4 weeks staying at the Marinha Dourada for the third time, and it is too easy to find yourself strolling down the road to this excellent restaurant/bar.
all the previous reviews say it all, as we have been there since it opened and have some really excellent meals and fun quiz nights.
When we arrive in Goa we often find the room is not ready, so we walk down to Nicks for a pint and lunch, only to find as we walk in we are remembered by the staff and Bob, Linda and Nick if they are on duty and greeted as though we have never been away.
Nothing is ever too much trouble to explain the menu and the food is always good and hot.
A very extensive menu, has anyone tried to go through the full menu over aperiod of time??
We are not sure yet if we are to return to Goa in 2014, but if we do, we know where we will be having some meals at Nicks.

  • Visited January 2013
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2 Thank purrdyipswichengland
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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383 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
“VARIED OPTIONS”
Reviewed May 6, 2013

Been to Nicks place on a number of occasions now and you are guaranteed a friendly and helpful experience. It is situated just round the corner from the MD and the woods opposite lead to the Rio, so it is an ideal spot for anyone staying at either of these hotels.
The food is freshly cooked and whether it be a cooked English breakfast, a Sunday lunch or an evening meal you will get good value in a pleasant environment.

Visited November 2012
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1 Thank dyble
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“Great!”
Reviewed April 25, 2013

Nicks place is great! We visited the restaurant twice when we were with a group of colleagues in Goa. Bob was our host and he's a great host!

The food was great, the service was top notch and the atmosphere was awesome :)

Absolute recommended place!

  • Visited March 2013
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Thank Igor L
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