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Sam's Goan Beach Shack

| Majorda Beach, Majorda 403713, India
+91 98221 56550
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (26 reviews)
“prawns” (14 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
| Majorda Beach, Majorda 403713, India
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Been here on several trips. Either I am very lucky, or Sam and his people are consistently good over time. We have tried more fish and prawns than I can remember: Snapper, Hamour, Pomfret. All have been good. But, what can go wrong with candle...More

1  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Right on the beach. Nothing to flash but a great spot to get a cold beer and snack right on the beach.

1  Thank agmackie
Reviewed 12 May 2018

This was undoubtedly the best place. The shacks were very well maintained. The sand was soft and clean. The atmosphere on the beach simply enhanced and made it more beautiful. Mocktails here are a must try. A perfect combination of beach and the shack to...More

1  Thank rishabh1020
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Simply the best beach shack. Nixon and his staff cater for our every need. Cold beers, beautiful food,attentive and polite guys serving all day. No hassle from sellers just a perfect place to enjoy the beautiful Goa beach. Will definitely return and take up our...More

1  Thank bluntie
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely beach and helpful Smiler (worker) to assist with everything including sun beds and cool drinks. The most amazing fresh caught fish and soooo cheap to eat and drink and get ice creams. Highly recommend. Loved this place. Beautiful setting also

1  Thank sarahbJ7433QR
Reviewed 16 April 2018

These guys just do everything they can to look after you. Brilliant food, excellent service and very reasonably priced. My favourite shack by a country mile.

1  Thank rous123
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the peaceful lunch and drinks while watching the waves roll in. A South Goa must stop.

1  Thank Matt E
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Had read a number of reviews about Sam's shack and just had to try it. It definitely lives up to it's great reviews the staff were just wonderful and friendly and the fish dishes incredible. We went a few times and tried the prawns, calamari...More

2  Thank Leah100
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner visited 3 times in 2 days. The two young men and the owner are very friendly and are very welcoming. We had steak twice... you can’t get a fillet steak that size and at such a good price in the uk...More

1  Thank honestdanni
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The reason we keep coming back to Goa!!! The food is stunning, the staff are the best and Nicky and Sam should be very proud of their team. We love it and they will save you a bed if you are regular users (and keep...More

3  Thank tonykarencousins
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Questions & Answers
31 October 2018|
Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
All shacks close during the Off Season. I believe Sam is reconstructing his shack after first week of Nov. He'd better because our Company is arriving third week
21 September 2016|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Somewhere I have Sam's card with contact details. Cannot find it but will keep looking and post if I do. Regards. Hope you make it....he was not sure in March whether he would be granted a licence for this following... More
3 March 2015|
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Response from willtravel6062 | Reviewed this property |
While we were on holiday I have to say that we did'nt notice any price differences on menu's in Sams and to be honest we just told them what type of dish we wanted and let them do the rest!!! We were not disappointed with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Majorda Beach, Majorda 403713, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  South Goa District  >  Majorda
  • Phone Number: +91 98221 56550
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