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Coconut Grove

Light House Beach, Vizhinjam, Near Jeevan Resort, Kovalam, India
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (40 reviews)
“red snapper” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Light House Beach, Vizhinjam, Near Jeevan Resort, Kovalam, India
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Reviewed today

Good food and excellent service. This is a very popular restaurant on the sea front. It has a tandoori oven.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank peterf124
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our driver, must say I had my doubts as something didn’t attract me. Ordered kingfish one whole slice straight through the centre of the fish it was fresh and tasty with butter and garlic.Nan-bread just average, drinks as everywhere else...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank timetoeattonight
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I ate in 2 restaurants on the Kovalam beachfront. this was the best for view, food and value. I had some lovely cashew nuts with "special tea", followed by half a kilo of fresh jumbo prawns which were masala with rice. Delicious. All in -...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank donaldf673
Reviewed 5 August 2018

During our trip to Kovalam beach we are eating in this restaurant and we order grill fish in banana leaf. It was very delicous and the portion is big enough to share with 2 people.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank herkusut
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Fish on the counter..you select and half way into a cold beer..it's on your table. Friendly.. reasonable

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jacobt517
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

The butter fried calamari was awesome. It was done just perfect. Right on the beach. Perfect setting for any meal - The view makes it romantic. They are happy to prepare dishes as per your instructions and do a good job every time. The seafood...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank DParthdeepsingh
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is a small Hotel located exactly at kovalam beach. If you get the table on the first row, you can get a nice view, But, the front or the first row will always be reserved for the Foreigners. Only a second chance is given...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mohamed_Mustaffa
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

The resturant looks great and staff are friendly. The food was pretty bland and nothing stood out. I'm sure lots of people will like but I do like something risky and diffent would eat there again.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Kissey24
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We actually ate here twice as we were recommended it by a local who said that they didn't use untreated water to wash the food - How true this is I don't know!! I would recommend the Honey & Sesame chicken even though it comes...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 68sf
Reviewed 7 March 2018

On a recent visit to Kovalam my partner and I ate in coconut grove most evenings. The food was always great especially the fish. It's all displayed and kept on ice for you to choose. We had fantastic Butterfish, Red snapper and Kingfish. The fish...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank dartfordsteve
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Response from SonyMachungal | Reviewed this property |
Hi. For two if was about 3.000 rupees
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Light House Beach, Vizhinjam, Near Jeevan Resort, Kovalam, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Kovalam
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