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Pousada by the Beach

Holiday Street | Bardez, Goa, Calangute 403516, India
+91 99222 79265
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chai” (60 reviews)
“calamari” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 7:00 pm Hours
Seafood, International, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Holiday Street | Bardez, Goa, Calangute 403516, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a brilliant place hidden in the middle of all the hustle and bustle of calanghute. If in Goa do not miss to have food here.

1  Thank adityajain86
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just cannot stop saying good words about this place. Have been to this place 4th time in a row (every year when I visit Goa, I make it a point to come here for lunch). Every time I come here I always get a...More

Thank Parag S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would call this restaurant one of the hidden gems of Goa. Tucked away on the Calangute beach, we would not have known about it if it wasn’t for the recommendation from the guest services at the hotel. When visiting the restaurant ensure that you...More

Thank Davertravels
pousada, Owner at Pousada by the Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for appreciating all the effort which goes into running the place and I am sure your review will be helpful to all those who wish to visit us. However, it is not in good taste to say "the owner only recommends dishes that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has a wonderful location and has a very good view of the sea. food was delicious and even the drinks were very nice. Had a wonderful time. We spent around 3-4 hours there.

1  Thank KaranM491
Reviewed 1 week ago

Please believe all of the wonderful reviews of the most perfect place, they are so true. We enjoyed the best food in an absolutely beautiful settling. The service is second to none, relaxed and informative. And do save room for their speciality dessert, which is...More

1  Thank Frank R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Goa to me is synonym to great food, delicious drinks and music of the sea and it was indeed great to discover a place that represents all three in trumps. The hospitality of the place is as exceptional as its food. The personalized service by...More

1  Thank Ashima K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the food and cocktails were good... it didn’t have any wow factor that we would happily pay the amount they were charging. Like for example my friend who is a vegetarian (FYI there are very limited options for vegetarians) ordered the sev delight. For...More

Thank nupurm2017
pousada, Owner at Pousada by the Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You are spot on about the view and the pricing. We are aware that the prices we charge are more than double compared to many restaurants, but we ar also on par with or lower than quite a few others. We have had three 2...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the name suggests, it’s right on the Calangute beach overlooking the Arabian sea. The good part here is that, this place is quite some distance away from the crowded part of Calangute beach. The place is more like a beach shack and very well...More

Thank SanketMishra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to eat authentic goan food, peaceful location. The food quality and quantity is amazing. The friendly faces of the owners surely makes eating at this place a delight.

1  Thank sunil_p77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been reviewed extensively and lives up to its reputation. Were greeted by the son of the family and the famous Chai and Biscuit ( labradors). Friendly and informative service, located right on the beach. Excellent food and an education in locally produced...More

2  Thank RajniK106
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Questions & Answers
Suprabhat J
9 January 2018|
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Response from Candy Z | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid not, we did ring the restaurant before we went, only lunch on first come first serve... we finished our lunch at about 15:30, when we were leaving there were still customers there.
Georgina S
3 November 2017|
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Response from pousada | Property representative |
apologies for the delayed response we don't take reservation it is on first come first serve basis also 12 am to 13,30 pm is always good
Mahenoor K
26 October 2017|
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Response from VarunaK17 | Reviewed this property |
They do serve Chicken. I'm not sure about halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holiday Street | Bardez, Goa, Calangute 403516, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Calangute
  • Phone Number: +91 99222 79265
  • E-mail
The Sea/Beach facing Garden Restaurant and Bar is open from 11 am 7 pm . Pousada by the Beach is located at the end of Holiday street at Gaura Vaddo Calangute. To get to us, come to the end of the street, head to the beach, as you face the sea turn right, walk about 75 meters, through a couple of shacks and you will see a green patch, a few fishing boats and a gate flanked by two terracotta saluting Portuguese soldiers...Welcoming you. We provide Sun Bed along with an umbrella for a charge of Rs.900/-Per person,for day use .This amount can be adjusted towards consumption of food or drinks. We also provide facilities such as shower, changing rooms and toilets. We request our guests to carry their own towels.
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