1. ANGAARA BBQ GRILL AND SPORTS BAR, CANDOLIM – Top BBQ Restaurants In Goa
Starting the list of top bbq restaurants in Goa is Angaara BBQ Grill and Sports Bar. It’s located on the main Candolim beach road. It is a part of the Silver Sands Sunshine Beach Resort at Candolim. The location is more peaceful than the main road, but it is still active enough to provide good energetic vibes. The place has an open air seating with a lovely outdoor sea view.
The sophisticated cuisine at Angaara features a delectable range of scrumptious grilled meats cooked to your desired preferences. Guests at the restaurant can get a view of the chefs cooking in the open live kitchen. You can count on delicacies prepared with grace and flair by the creative chefs, whether it’s a flavorful, delicate chateaubriand or a tantalizing lobster.
If you prefer a lighter supper, there are also chicken and vegetarian options. Their special Angaara hanging skewer composed of tiger prawns skewered with onions and peppers are very appetizing and mouthwatering. The garlic chicken tikka, curry, rice, naan, and Palak Paneer are all very delicious. The excellent food, excellent service, and reasonable pricing make this place certainly worth a visit.
2. Barbeque Restaurant, Vainguinim Beach
Barbeque is a seasonal open-air beachfront restaurant covered by towering palm trees that allows you to have quiet conversations in a simple, teak-wood-furnished setting just a few meters from the Arabian Sea. The restaurant is a part of the Cidade de Goa Hotel at Candolim.
The restaurant allows diners to select ingredients and have a dish personalized and made to their preferences and liking by the master chef. You can choose from a variety of exquisite meats, vegetables, and fresh Goan seafood to suit your tastes.
The smoking fresh menu of the restaurant features roasted delicacies such as the Chef’s Special Seafood Platter, which includes Baby Lobster, King Prawn, Kingfish, and the day’s fresh catch. Other items on the menu include Chili Garlic Squid, Shrimp Caesar Salad, Cheesy Mushroom Kebab, and sizzlers like Pepper Crusted Tenderloin Steak with Mushroom Sauce and Cajun Spiced Tiger Prawn Sizzler which are all crowd favorites.
3. Barbeque Nation, Panaji
This place is located on the 5th floor of the Caculo Mall in Panjim. The ambience of the place is cozy and satisfying. The meals served over here are tempting and mouthwatering. The waiters at the restaurant bring the barbecue to your table. The meals are prepared ahead of time, but the coal barbeque keeps the food warm. They have a wide range of grills to choose from.
The main courses served over here are excellent and are served in large portions. The non-veg buffet consists of five dishes, with a healthy mix of chicken, mutton, crab, and fish.
Paneer, Bhindi, Aloo Capsicum, Mix Veg, and other vegetables are included in the Veg buffet. Noodles, rice, pulao, and naan/roti are also available. Not to mention a good assortment of pickles.
There are eight different desserts to choose from, and each one is delectable. Chocolate Brownie, ice cream pudding, serradura, cakes, and more are available, as well as a separate ‘kulfi’ counter where you may choose your taste and toppings! All of them are very sweet and delicious.
4. Smoke Goa, Chapora
Next on the list of best bbq restaurants in Goa is Smoke. This restaurant is run by a Canadian chef named Geoff, who moved to Goa a few years ago and serves traditional American smoked BBQ with a hint of local flavours. The restaurant is located in Chapora Boulevard, a place where many people from different nations and cultures intersect and mingle together.
The food served over here is very unique! The chicken wings served here are the best you can find anywhere in Goa – juicy, sweet, spicy, smokey little blasts of flavor!
The poutine, a Canadian dish that consists of freshly made French fries prepared with thick mushroom gravy, small bits of paneer and extra chicken is simply too good. The place gets packed to full capacity during the evenings
5. Chill and Grill BBQ Restaurant, Candolim
Last on the list of top bbq restaurants in Goa is The Chill and Grill BBQ Restaurant. It’s housed within the premises of the Country Inn & Suites Hotel in Candolim. The restaurant is located right next to the pool and provides a nice open-air dining experience. The atmosphere is quiet and peaceful and the staff is extremely kind and friendly. The restaurant has an amazing feature where you can dine in the pool with your loved ones. Tables and chairs are laid in the baby pool and it is worth spending your evening here where you can capture sweet memories to take home with you.
The food served over here is totally out of this world. The ‘Achari Paneer Kathi Kebab,’ which consists of juicy cubes of soft delicious Paneer, cooked in a clay oven and rolled in griddle bread, is a hit with both vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Their special beef burger is also a must-try. One can end their meal with a few dollops of mega banana sundae ice cream or Oreo cheesecake.