Majorda is a coastal village located in the Salcete taluka of South Goa. It is bordered by the village of Nuvem to the north and the village of Betalbatim to the south. It is home to the clean and pristine Majorda beach. Thousands of tourists from all over India and the world descend on the shores of this beautiful beach every year to enjoy a nice and peaceful vacation. There are many buses which run daily which can help one get to the beach. From the Dabolim Airport also, one can get transfer buses that take you there.
Due to the huge number of tourist footfalls that it receives every year, several restaurants have cropped up in Majorda over the past couple of years to cater to the food cravings of tourists, as well as locals who visit the beautiful beach village.
For those planning a visit to this beautiful coastal village anytime soon, here is a list of the best restaurants in Majorda where you can enjoy a lovely evening with your family and friends.
Spice Studio at Alila Diwa, Majorda
First on the list of best restaurants in Majorda is Spice Studio. Located within the Alila Diwa Hotel at Majorda, Spice Studio is a lovely open-air restaurant that lives up to its name. It offers a combination of Goan and Indian cuisine. One can opt for their catch of the day menu, where you can have lobsters, crabs, prawns or freshwater fish cooked along with your preferred choice of marinades and sauces. To get a taste of authentic Goan cuisine, try their Nustiya Kodi, a typical Goan fish curry flavoured with coconut and red chillies. Those who are vegan can try their bhendi caldhin, a typical Goan coconut milk curry made with ladyfingers or okra.
Raj’s Pentagon Restaurant
Next on our list of best restaurants in Majorda is Raj’s Pentagon. This place is a food lover’s paradise. The restaurant is huge and you can easily manage to get a table for yourself, even on a late Friday night. One must try ordering the Paneer Chilli, which is made with extremely tender paneer cubes thrown in with the right amount of spices. The cheese balls served here are pretty decent and the Dal Tadka for the main course is very tasty too. The paneer gravy is sweet and has a very unique flavour to it. The prices are extremely reasonable and the service provided is very good and prompt. They have live music during the evenings, which makes the place all the more lively. Overall, it’s a pretty good place for fab food with a large value for money quotient.
This restaurant offers a good combination of Indian and Chinese food. The chicken drumsticks offered here are simply too good and is a must-try. The tandoori chicken is also very nice. However, it is advisable to order it in advance so that you do not have to wait for a long time, as the chicken needs to be marinated before cooking. Those who are aficionados of Chinese food must try their Hakka noodles, gravy noodles, Manchurian chicken gravy, and Szechwan fried rice. The place has a very nice seating arrangement and a pleasant dining ambience. The staff are also very friendly and courteous.
And last on our list of the best restaurants in Majorda is a The Camron. This is a nice place located just opposite the Alila Diwa Hotel in Majorda. It is run by a husband and wife team and offers good food and good service. The restaurant has an AC section as well as a non-AC section. It offers a variety of Goan, Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisines. Must-tries at this place include the King Fish fry, crispy chicken and chicken lollipop. Those who are vegan can try the veg farfalle pasta, paneer tikka and Dal Makhani.
The best part about this place is the service and hospitality offered by the owner. He is very polite and makes sure that you are given proper attention and are taken care of. Live music on Friday nights adds to the vibe of this place!
With this, we conclude our list of the best restaurants in Majorda. So, on your next visit to Majorda beach, after exhausting yourself swimming and indulging in some thrilling water sports, drop in at one of these amazing restaurants to recharge yourself with some delicious food and refreshing cocktail drinks. Bon appetit!