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J&A's Little Italy

560 Villa Rodrigues Baga River Rd, Baga 403516, India
+91 98231 39488
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 Aug 2017
“Very good Italian cuisine”
16 Jun 2017
“Good pizzas!”
Open Now
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
560 Villa Rodrigues Baga River Rd, Baga 403516, India
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is the number one place to enjoy Italian cuisine in Goa. I visit this place atleast twice a month with my friends and enjoy the food there

Thank gausha05
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The pizzas are good and the staff is very friendly. Economical and not too heavy on the wallet. go with either friends or family for a good time.

Thank Anshul S
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

For avoidance of all doubt, all traces of Little Italy have now gone. It is a building site. Who knows what will take its place.

1  Thank ELS904
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We called on the morning of 27th March 2016 to make a reservation for the same evening and were told they are closed an I see a review here of a diner who has been here on the same date for dinner ! Foxed!!

1  Thank shoj
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Service was impeccable, food was outstanding and the surroundings just topped off a wonderful evening. If you're in Goa ... make a trip to this beautiful little gem

Thank Flick-En
Reviewed 25 November 2015

One of the best places for fine dining that I have been to in Goa . Unfortunately the staff are pretty arrogant & the owners seem to condone this condescending attitude. Its got a lovely ambience & atmosphere. The location is fantastic considering its right...More

Thank Sunil99
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I've been frequenting this beautiful restaurant for more than half my life. The food is amazing, & more than that, Jamshed & Ayesha as hosts, & the authentic experience of Goa at its happiest best, are memories you will always remember! There are few places...More

1  Thank Angel G
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Fantastic place to get good quality food. It's off the beaten track tucked right beside the river. Eaten there many many times over the years as it's just one of those places that when we visit we make a point of eating there. Ignore the...More

2  Thank SLAHNorthWestUK
jamsbmad, Owner at J&A's Little Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

A restaurant just KNOWS it must have been doing something right over the years, when happy customers continue to give it 5 Star reviews even when it's shut. Appreciation like this really makes it all worthwhile. I thank you for your encouragement and enthusiasm and...More

Reviewed 10 June 2015

I visited here last year and I loved the ambiance with candle lights and tables out in open-air. The Italian fare here is extremely authentic and they serve fresh pastas and authentic wood-fired pizzas. You can pair them with their collection of fine Italian wines...More

1  Thank gauri_rao9
jamsbmad, Owner at J&A's Little Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2015

Hi there. Thank you for your wonderful comments on Trip Advisor. It means a lot to us to know that people miss us when we're closed. J&A's is closed as of right now and is due for for major renovations and facelift for the coming...More

Reviewed 12 February 2015

This was a great little place down by Baga creek but it's moved and i don't know where too.Nothing more to say, it was one of the best about.

Thank goofey57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 560 Villa Rodrigues Baga River Rd, Baga 403516, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Baga
  • Phone Number: +91 98231 39488
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Located on the tranquil Arpora-Baga creek road, J&A's Little Italy has built up a formidable reputation for producing quality Italian cuisine day after day, year after year, since 1995. A one hundred and forty year old fisherman's cottage, restored and set under coconut palms in a beautiful tropical garden. A well-stocked bar with imported and Indian spirits and wines, J&A's is the perfect setting for a romantic evening out with your partner or a fabulous evening out with a bunch of friends. This is after all, the first specialty cuisine restaurant to have opened up in Goa. Listed in the Lonely Planet, Rough Guides, Footprint Guide and other European guides, J&A's has bagged the best Italian Restaurant North Goa Award by the Times Good Food Guide, Food Awards , three years running.
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