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Surya Beach Cafe

Galigibag (Turtle) Beach, Canacona, India
+91 99231 55396
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (11 reviews)
“crab” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Indian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Galigibag (Turtle) Beach, Canacona, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always fresh and tasty sea food, most delicious fish and traditional indian dishes, best homemade patato chips, nice drinks, wonderful ambient, there are lounge beds and hammocks, always a pleasure to visit!

Thank mimmimargaret
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

2nd visit here, it was even better than last time. The food here is simply fabulous, the setting overlooking the beach and waves on the shore is so relaxing A super simple set-up but the best food we ate in India & at a great...More

Thank SteveRBristol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was good we had the following • Fried Fish - Yum with rice and curry, it took about an hour to cook though • Cooked Oyster - With masala and pepper a treat, about and hour and a half • Crab - Same...More

1  Thank Rishi B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Surya is so gracious and hardworking - the place was incredibly simple, but the food was some of the best seafood I've ever eaten.

Thank Soph T
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Three of us rode the 50-odd Kms from Benaulim Beach to Galgibag Beach, specifically to eat at Surya's, Gordon Ramsay recommended, seafood restaurant. We ate mussels boiled/steamed, Goan style cooked oysters, and Goan style butter clams. We asked for three small plates and split the...More

1  Thank Panda_Panda_no
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Out of the few cafés that are on Galgibag beach, Surya's is my absolute favourite, for many reasons. Firstly, Surya himself is a real character with a bright smile and plenty of charm, and he makes sure that he pays personal attention to every customer...More

Thank wendyjwinnard
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Seafood is top. You don't get it fresher or better anywhere else. 5 stars! Other food is a bit too touristic and not really spicy. 4 stars. The toilet is (even for indian standard) cruel. 2 stars maximum. But I prefer to eat and Surya...More

Thank Schweizermacher
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Imagine half a dozen shaky plywood tables draped with cheap printed cotton fabric and two dozen tired ratan and plastic chairs in the middle of nowhere. Imagine waiting half an hour before someone takes your order, and then an hour to be served the food...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Went here yesterday after spending the afternoon on the beach. Travelled by Rickshaw from Patnem (300 rupees one way) and arranged a return pick up with the driver. The area doesnt have much and the cafe is at the southern end of the beach set...More

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We visited this place twice for lunch ,my husband had oysters straight from the water and I had the best cheese omelette in India.The staff are happy and helpful would recommend hiring a motorbike,scooter or tuk tuk and visit this lovely beach where the turtles...More

Thank inspector_11
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galigibag (Turtle) Beach, Canacona, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  South Goa District  >  Canacona
  • Phone Number: +91 99231 55396
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It doesn't have an email address but it's listed in the Rough Guide to Goa P204. An amazing place..