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Palolem Beach, Palolem, Canacona, India
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Shan is an asset to this place - charismatic and customer-centric - I'll miss having drinks on the beach watching the sunset eating my choice of freshly caught fish (many thanks to the chef). We stayed in one of their huts which was basic, but comfortable. Would thoroughly recommend this place - lively, fun and excellent value for money!

Thank vanessamI5800RB
Port Alfred, South Africa
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1 review
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Thanks to Sean and Sam and the team for making our stay in Goa amazing. The curries were the best and we managed to have at least one meal a day there. I do miss that paneer mushroom masala!! Friendly and helpful staff who went out of their was to make sure we were comfortable and well looked after, fabulous... More 

Thank Penny E
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

When we arrived in Palolem we came here first as it was next to our accommodation. We met Sean, who manages the found things. He was very friendly and helpful, and gave good advice on what food to order. Our favorite ended up been the paneer mushroom masala, but in general all the food was amazing, we tried a lot... More 

Thank Sallie E
Traralgon, Australia
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We stayed in a raised bungalow next door. The Found Things had an awesome atmosphere, fabulous food, cold beer and great friendly service. Shaun was great as was all the people who worked there. Fresh seafood was offered every night as well as beautiful Indian food. 10/10 for the Aloo Paratha.

Thank Jillian S
Pune, India
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89 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We could have easily given this restaurant a miss, as it never figured in any of the best restaurants list (including tripadvisor's). Since our Roundcube package included breakfast at the Found Things, we got chatting with the staff here, and he insisted we have lunch at his place. Our 1st meal at Drupadi was a disappointment to say the least... More 

Thank RohitRB
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We hadn't book any accommodation when we arrived to Palalem. Seneta who owns the clothes shop asked us if we wanted a room and showed us The Found Things. The cabins are basic. They have a bed, mosi net, fan, toilet and shower and was 1100r a night. The staff were so friendly, all remember you name and when you... More 

Thank Amos_the_duck
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the hut next door for 4 nights and the guys that run this bar could not have been any friendlier. We had breakfast there every morning which was good. No problems with service. All food and drink reasonably priced. The food is good. We tried butter chicken and Goan prawn curry which was excellent. Its easy to... More 

Thank ldale330
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant by the beach, south end , food is delicious , okra curry was fantastic and my tandoori red snapper was to die for. Very friendly service. Highly recommended ....

Thank Torriano L
Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I like to visit the Found things because of the location towards the end of the beach where the sea is calmer, but this season unfortunately I have been very let down by the complete lack of service there. Three times now I've been using one of their very rickety sunbeds and ordered a drink...only to find that I've had... More 

Thank wendyjwinnard
1 review
Reviewed 2 December 2016

My wife and I have spent a couple days at the beach shack for lunch and were asked to return on the evening of my birthday where the guys put up a birthday banner and balloons, Sinita organised a cake with candles, the whole nine yards. We had great meal of tiger prawns, lobster and red snapper, my night was... More 

Thank Brian W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Indian, Seafood, Asian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palolem Beach, Palolem, Canacona, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  South Goa District  >  Canacona  >  Palolem

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?