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Monico's Beach Shack

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Candolim Beach Rd | Candolim Beach, Candolim, Bardez, India
07:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is by far the best Shack on the beach, Monica and Iggy are fantastic hosts and nothing is too much trouble. People keep coming back year after year, me included. Highly recommended

Thank Robert M
Bengaluru, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

We spent an evening there, and it was a really good time spent. Food was good and we liked it so much that we sat in the shack for couple of hours even after it was closed, just to enjoy the night sea

Thank subhayansaha
Bengaluru, India
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77 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

This is in a prominent place in th Candolim beach.The food is good as well as the cocktails.you can capture a front seat and can enjoy your self for a couple of hours sipping your pinacolada.The place is very popular among other tourists as well.The servers in the shack were very friendly and gentle.On the top of that the service... More 

1 Thank SOUMYAB_271
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

We visited around afternoon and had couple of drinks before and after dipping in sea. this shack helped to relax for the time being and had good shade from sun light.

Thank harikommu
Port Coquitlam
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

If you want to know what it feels like to enter the gates of heaven go to Monico's and pull up a seat facing the Arabian Sea and order a Prawn Masala accompanied with 4 BUTTER roti. We've done so for the last 3 days in a row. The only problem is you can eat like lunch only one time... More 

1 Thank Gary C
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

good place for sun beds, beer and cocktail snacks. bang on the beach and a popular shack. I prefer this because of the location

Thank sanjeev s
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Monica and her staff are very friendly, the food is excellent, we will certainly return to this shack on our next visit to Goa. Janet & Graham

Thank Graham W
Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We used the sun beds supplied by Monicos shack nearly every day and purchased our refreshments from Monicos through Ramesh, the nicest most helpful, genuine person you could wish to meet and everyday we experienced good prompt service with a smile and friendly conversation ( be sure to ask for big Ramesh not chicken Ramesh to get the best service)... More 

Thank Anthony M
Princetown, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

spent many days here the staff are lovely not at all pushy and the food was good, always had a fresh pot of tea while signing into the free wi-fi. beds were well spaced, also clean toilet and shower. keep up the good work

Thank princetown
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Been to Goa 3 times this time we went to Monica's every day food was delightful I loved the chicken tikka and the chips were to die for ,nice and quiet with plenty of room not crammed like some of the other shacks definitely recommend.

Thank anncooperWales

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Indian, Seafood, European, Asian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Candolim Beach Rd | Candolim Beach, Candolim, Bardez, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Bardez  >  Candolim

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?