Every year, scores of tourists from all across the globe flock to the lively beaches of North Goa to eat, drink, party, and have a good time. They spend a lot of time revelling at discos, nightclubs and pubs. Many people also come to enjoy the EDM music festivals which take place every year on the Candolim – Vagator beach stretch. Many people also celebrate their birthdays, honeymoons, wedding anniversaries, and various other occasions on the beaches of North Goa. Due to this, several bars and restaurants have cropped up on the shores of North Goa’s beautiful beaches to cater to the food cravings of tourists as well as local beachgoers. These restaurants serve a delectable range of mouthwatering delicacies and drinks and have a nice and pleasant ambience. They are frequented by many tourists who look for dining options close to the beach during their holidays in Goa. Many foreign tourists also wish to try out certain local and Indian flavours served at these wonderful restaurants. Keeping all this in mind, we have curated a list of the best bars and restaurants with the best beach views.
Pousada by the Beach
Starting the list of restaurants with best beach views is Pousada by the Beach. This is a classy and cultured beach shack, located on the shores of the beautiful Calangute beach.The shack is the perfect place to relax and spend quality time with your family and friends.
The first thing that strikes you when you arrive at this beautiful shack is its wonderful ambience. The view of the beautiful sea and the lush green vegetation surrounding the shack is simply outstanding. The best aspect about this place is that no music is played over here, thereby allowing diners to enjoy the soothing sounds of the crashing waves.
The menu at this restaurant features a nice blend of Goan and Italian dishes which are sure to entice your taste buds. This place has seen many prominent Indian celebrities like Suniel Shetty, Sohail Khan, and Leander Paes dine over here. The shack does not serve dinner as it closes by 8 pm.
Titlie is a gastronomic bar and restaurants located on a cliff near Vagator beach with the best beach views. Visitors can get to enjoy a spectacular view of the gorgeous sea and the beautiful sunset during the evenings from this restaurant. The stunning location of the restaurant, coupled with the delicious food it offers, as well as its lively and electrifying atmosphere, makes it an ideal spot for a fun night out with friends.
Visitors must try their butter-poached prawns, curry leaf chicken, rock shrimp, and the clay oven tapas with broccoli, feta, walnuts, chilli, and watermelon. All of these are delicious and simply too hard to resist.
Chelsea Beach Shack
Chelsea Beach Shack is another well-known restaurant located on Calangute beach. If you’re looking for excellent food, friendly service, and a reasonably priced and well-stocked bar, this is the place to go.
The shack is noted for its exotic seafood. One must try their lemon fish, grilled pomfret, calamari chilli fry, red snapper, fried kingfish, and fish fingers, all of which are extremely delicious and satisfying.
You can spend the entire day resting on complimentary sunbeds provided by the restaurant. Food and beverages are served directly to your sunbed if you purchase all your food and drinks from the shack. The bar is open all day and offers a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at reasonable prices. There is also free wireless internet access available at the shack.
Olive Bar and Kitchen
Last on the list of top restaurants with best beach views is Olive Bar. This restaurant is situated on a cliff near the beautiful Vagator beach. It is a wonderful place for a peaceful sundowner or a classic and vibrant wine ‘n’ dine experience. The food served here is very appetising and delicious. One must try their veggie burger, pork ribs, pepperoni pizza, spaghetti and garlic bread. Those looking to get a taste of some desi flavours can try the butter chicken and mutton tikka, which are very delicious and mouthwatering.
The place also serves an amazing variety of cocktails. If you are unsure of what to order, the kind and friendly staff at the shack will happily assist you by recommending the best dishes and drinks that you should try out.
So, what are you waiting for? Head down to one of these amazing sea-facing restaurants in North Goa and enjoy a nice afternoon lunch or a romantic dinner date, right in front of the magnificent Arabian Sea. Bon Appetit!