- December 9, 2020
- Posted by: Planet Goa Team
- Category: Food Files from Goa
A place that tourists bee-line to, a village once upon a time, now much more than a town, that’s CALANGUTE!!! Always bustling with fun, frolic, crowds, chatter and so much more. Brimming over the top with the best places to eat and chill, a melting pot of places to see, food to eat and experiences to live. It is always on everyone’s mind due to its ‘let you hair down’ vibe, a destination for the quiet as well as for those who love the noise. Enjoy from a wide array of cuisines, right from Continental, to Chinese, to the good ole’ Goan food and a host of street food choices. So here’s PLANET GOA’S list of the best that Calangute has to offer!!!
The name says it all, Seafood Junction in Calangute offers some of the best seafood dishes in town. Be it for lunch or dinner, this one’s a must visit. Try out their lunchtime Special Thalis or go for their lipsmacking Crab preparations. It is one of the few places in the area where you can taste the true flavours of Goa. Their fully stocked bar, mouthwatering food, and relaxing atmosphere will ensure you have an amazing time. They even have live music every night and are open till 3am!
St. Anthony’s Karaoke Club:
If you like singing your heart out while you sip on some lip smacking cocktails and gorge of some of the best seafood in town- St. Anthony’s has got to be your go-to place! Bang on the Baga beach, this shack has quickly become a hot favorite among locals and tourist alike. Some of the best dishes are the pomret tandoori, the stuffed crab and even the recheado squid and prawns- the list can go on. Go here in the evening and soak in the sunset and watch the night come alive with karaoke, good food and some good vibes. Take it all in, because there is no place like St.Anthony’s!
Fat Fish Restaurant and Bar:
Walk into Fat Fish for some of the best seafood- you name it, Chilly Crabs, Prawn Xacuti, Calamari Butter Garlic or choose from a wide range of fish and get it cooked in any style you want, nothing will disappoint. With an added bonus of being treated to some delicious desserts to top of an amazing meal. If seafood isn’t your way to go, fret not- Fat Fish has an extensive menu that includes salads, Indian as well as Continental delicacies and other Goan specialties, the chicken xacuti and sorpotel are great accompaniments to any meal. Watch the world go by as you enjoy the best of Goan cuisine.