Valentine’s Day is a day dedicated to couples in love. Many young men often choose this day to propose to the love of their lives. Many married couples also go out on Valentine’s Day on a romantic date to celebrate their wedding anniversaries. We have compiled a list of the top 5 restaurants in North Goa for those looking out for a beautiful place to treat that special someone to a romantic meal on Valentine’s Day.
- Copperleaf, Porvorim
Located on Chogm road at Alto-Porvorim, Copperleaf is the best choice for those looking for a beautiful and serene fine romantic dining experience in North Goa.
This award-winning multi-cuisine restaurant, which has been the winner of the Tripadvisor Traveller’s Choice Award for the year 2021, serves Goan, Indian, Chinese, Tandoor and Bengali cuisine.
The food over here is awesome and the ambience is just perfect! For starters, one should try their Hara-bhara kebab or their delicious schzewan chicken. For those who love to have rice as part of their main course, their Murg Hyderabadi biryani is the right choice to make. For gravy, one could opt for their delicious kingfish curry or their spicy egg kheema masala. For vegans, their veg Kadai, as well as their dal makhani, is something you can’t afford to miss.
Those looking to get a taste of Goan flavour should try out their chicken Xacuti, their chicken Cafreal or their chonak curry. They have a wide variety of salads to supplement your main course.
Location: Chogm Road, Alto-Porvorim, Goa
Phone: +91 75582 98641
- KAVA AT FAIRFIELD BY MARRIOTT, ANJUNA
Kava is a multi-cuisine restaurant located at Fairfield by Marriott at Anjuna. It is an all-day restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. They serve Goan, Indian, Chinese, Italian and Portuguese cuisine.
They have a breakfast buffet in the mornings. Beautiful mouth-watering delicacies available for the buffet include fresh parathas, dosas, cupcakes, pancakes, smoothies and much more. Their Portuguese seafood broth and their manchow thong soup are a must-try from their list of soup offerings. For the main course, one must try their jheenga Ambot-tik or their rogan josh which is a traditional Kashmiri preparation of lamb in chilli yoghurt gravy.
Do try their veg biryani and you will be left licking your fingers.
They also have a special kids menu to cater to the food cravings of your little ones. You can supplement your main course with their kava special salad or their fresh tomato and burrata salad.
Location: Survey No.11/14, Plot B, C & E, Simvaddo, Anjuna, Bardez, Goa
Phone: +91 95791 26251
This in-house restaurant at the Country Inn and Suites by Radisson at Candolim is another great choice for those looking for a romantic dining experience with a beautiful, soothing and refreshing ambience. The restaurant serves Indian, Chinese, Asian, Mediterranean and Italian cuisine.
One could start their meal with badam and elaichi soup or with hot and pungent soup. Those wanting to treat their taste buds to some authentic Asian flavours should certainly try their five-spiced, wok tossed prawns with peppers and their Thai curries. One also can’t afford to miss out on their sizzling chicken skewers, their vegetable lasagnas and their pasta offerings. Lovers of Mughlai cuisine should try their irresistible Murg malai tikka, their chatpate jhinghe and their tandoori Pomfret.
Location: Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Bamon Vaddo, Candolim, Bardez
Phone: +91 832 665 0000
- Jardin d’Ulysse
This restaurant is located in a quiet and serene village of Morjim facing the Chapora river and next to the tranquil Morjim beach. This place has got a very awesome vibe and beautiful ambience e with live music for starters, one should try their crispy calamari with Thai sweet chilly sauce or their golden fried prawns with tartare sauce. Their shahi paneer and their malai kofta is a must-try from their Indian food offerings. For those looking out for some Italian flavours, their penne pasta with rawness and their spaghetti bolognese is highly recommended. One might also want to try out their seafood lasagne.
One cant afford to miss out on their grilled fish which is fresh fish, lightly grilled in lemon and herbs served with stir-fried veg and chips /mashed potatoes.
Location: H/1283, Tembvaddo, Morjim beach, Morjim.
Phone: +9198225 81928
5. You & Me, Arpora
Seating area at You & Me Restobar, Arpora
This is a multicuisine resto-bar located a stone’s throw away from Baga beach, You & Me certainly lives up to its name and makes itself an ideal place for young couples looking to spend time together over romantic lunch or dinner. One could start their meal with some delicious Moroccon lamb soup. One could also try out their veg shawarma roll, their Beiruti hummus or their spicy potato wedges. One could also opt for their garlic fish tikka or their prawn skewers. Those who have a craving for Middle Eastern food could try their Arabic mix grill consisting of lamb kofta / shish taouk, marinated with Arabic spices and served with exotic grilled veggies and pita bread.
For the main course, one could opt for their Lebanese kebab platter consisting of fish and chicken mixed with Arabic spices and served with grilled vegetables.
Among their continental offerings, their fajita chicken and their cottage cheese steak are worth trying.
The restaurant also makes very delicious cheesy pizzas. Their garden Marbella pizza, with fresh spinach, baby corn, tomato and bell pepper is something you really wouldn’t want to miss out on. Customers are also given the option to make their toppings for their pizzas.
Location: Rio Resort Road, Opp – Renton Manor, Arpora
Phone: +91 98118 06408