Food Files

Wine And Dine By Goan Sea

Pristine beaches, grand sunsets and delicious food. These are just a few things that define Goa, the party hub of the country. Apart from being renowned for its exotic parties and tasteful music, Goa is known for its bustling shacks. From the quieter cosy ones, offering peace and solitude, to the thumping party hotspots, the

A New Hip Thing Is BREWING IN GOA!

After taking the world by storm as a health food craze, kombucha has gradually become a routine part of many people’s diets in Goa. Fans of this fermented and sweetened tea, that tastes somewhere between vinegar and champagne, frequently say it can provide a wide range of health benefits. While there is not much evidence

Goa Is Changing The Way It Dines

The food culture of a country as rich and diverse as India is largely defined by the regional and historical lineage that is unparalleled. In addition to diverse cultural sensibilities, the country is home to quintessentially diverse food too. And now, with the world becoming a global village, those in the business of culinary arts

Places To Eat In Utorda

Whether it’s brunch, lunch  or dinner, Utorda has plenty  of options to choose from.  The more popular and hence  expensive and commercial  ones are a big tick for some  travellers. Be it Zeebop By  The Sea or Balton’s, you will  find plenty of people there.  However, this little village is a  treasure trove for proper

Food Choices in Calangute that you should go for

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

Beer Batter Prawns

These lovely fried prawns are an excellent finger food option especially here in Goa. Not forgetting beer being an ingredient in the recipe. A lip-smacking dish of Goan taste and flavour, scrumptious and perfect!!! Ingredients 24 Prawns 2 tbsps refined flour (maida) Vegetable oil for deep frying For Beer Batter ¼ cup beer ¼ cup

A & P’s Cocktail Pub

With flashing diamond-shaped crystal lights flashing on a luxe dance floor downstairs and a cozy super exclusive alcove upstairs, Hype is unabashedly billed as a luxury nightclub. Club owner DJ Aqeel is one of India’s top DJ-producers and his emphasis at the club is to focus on exclusivity – in décor, alcohol and clientele. The

My Wildlife Odyssey – A Photographic Journey

My Wildlife Odyssey – A Photographic Journey is a 100-page coffee-table book which is authored by Naitik Jain. This book contains photographs along with a brief description of the author’s journey across six national parks in India. These national parks are – Kanha National Park, Bandhavgarh National Park, Tadoba National Park, Jim Corbett National Park, Ranthambore National Park

Johncy Restaurant & Bar

Introduction About this Restaurant Casual dining by a clean & serene beach cannot get better than this. Johncy Restaurant & Bar offers tantalising multicuisine food along with indoor and outdoor seating, live entertainment, joyous atmosphere, and close proximity to the water sports facilities. Accompanied by a magnificent view, quick service and high quality food, the place is affordable & apt for

Calamari Bathe & Binge

Introduction About this Restaurant Located by the pristine waters of Candolim beach, Calamari has for long been a hotspot for all the metropolis population coming down to Goa just as much as it has been a delight for the local domicile. And why wouldn’t it be? It is by far the best beach shack in the

Tito’s Goa

Introduction About this Restaurant Tito’s Goa is the most famous and popular nightlife destination in Goa which is synonymous for the vibrant vibes of Goa. Located in Tito’s Lane in north Goa’s famed Baga area, this was the first discotheques to open in the state. Electrifying lights, foot-stomping rhythmic music, and a thundering dance floor. The entire lane becomes a

Sweet Dreams

Introduction About this Restaurant Sweet Dreams is a bakery nestled amidst the beautiful premises of Goa Woodlands Hotel. The hotel being an ideal halt for both leisure and business travellers, it offers most beautiful looking and tempting desserts from its bouquet of sweets and savoury menu. The Food The menu includes the sweet flavours from the sweet legacy of

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