We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pousada by the Beach

Holiday Street | Bardez, Goa, Calangute 403516, India
+91 99222 79265
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chai” (30 reviews)
“calamari” (20 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Seafood, International, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Holiday Street | Bardez, Goa, Calangute 403516, India
Write a Review
Reviews (435)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 435 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Since being in Goa I have been to many restaurants, but none of them even held a torch to this one. My partner stumbled across this place and recommended we visit the following day, we ended up having lunch AND dinner here simply because the...More

Thank Backpacking2017AM
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful hosts make u feel very homely, services is great and the food is totally awesome. Neville has a way with words and is a master at hospitality. Cant spot an iota of fault anywhere with this place, its food, service, ambiance, location etc. Top...More

Thank Atul P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If any one loves to eat or dine with the beautiful view of the sea than this is the restaurant for them. Very tasty food and very fast service will add more stars in their restaurant.

1  Thank Nitish P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place if you're looking for exclusivity - in the normally overcrowded calangute beach - no nosey onlookers on the waters - homely atmosphere -slightly overpriced- obviously to keep out the riff raff - josh , Neville & their Lab's great conversation starters -food is...More

1  Thank weekenderMumbai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful setting this restaurant has.The owner is very warm and courteous. Food was delicious. Had a lovely time.

1  Thank aryathosar
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

One of the most amazing places I've been to! Stunning setting, the friendliest hosts and the most amazing food. I went there 3 times in my week in Goa and felt very welcomed every time! Can't wait to go back!

2  Thank Frances S
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went to this restaurant based on its good rating on trip advisor and were not disappointed. The location is perfect, set far enough back off the beach to avoid the hawkers and gawkers but with a great view. The tables are located in a...More

2  Thank gibabu
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice outdoor space with shaded dining area with ceiling fans and also a beautiful garden to the front overlooking the beach (with a few sun loungers to relax after you've eaten or whilst drinking). The food at this place was great, easily the best...More

2  Thank matthewjonrichards
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located right on the Calangute Beach. It's not exactly a shack as it is present on a permanent basis and is located on a private piece of land. But it's location is fantastic, right on the beach, and it gives you unobstructed...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

it's always great to return to a favourite place to find everything is still perfect. The food is wonderful thanks to Chef Kevin and the welcome from the Proenca family warm and friendly - no wonder we keep going back. The facilities are excellent and...More

2  Thank joyce42_11
Nearby Restaurants
536 reviews
.42 km away
A Reverie
561 reviews
.22 km away
Chelsea Beach Shack
124 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby Attractions
St. Alex Church
269 reviews
1.39 km away
Calangute Beach
1,653 reviews
1.28 km away
Casino Palms
140 reviews
1.27 km away
Blue Whale Water Park
10 reviews
1.27 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Prateek K
Any special arrangements for candlelight dinner with private space??
21 January 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Chappy167 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, this place only opens from 11 am to 7pm. Ask when you get there I'm sure they could sort a private place in the grounds
Can we enter from the roadside witj a wheel. Chair?
27 December 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from pousada | Property representative |
Greetings from Pousada. Its a bit difficult as our restaurant is on the beach and sandy.
sagar d
Where is the parking?
13 December 2016|
Answer Show all 7 answers
Response from Weeball | Reviewed this property |
You will have to park down holiday street. There is no set parking for the restaurant.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holiday Street | Bardez, Goa, Calangute 403516, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Calangute
  • Phone Number: +91 99222 79265
  • E-mail
The Sea/Beach facing Garden Restaurant and Bar is open from 11 am 7 pm .
Pousada by the Beach is located at the end of Holiday street at Gaura Vaddo Calangute.
To get to us, come to the end of the street, head to the beach, as you face the sea turn right, walk about 75 meters, through a couple of shacks and you will see a green patch, a few fishing boats and a gate flanked by two terracotta saluting Portuguese soldiers...Welcoming you.

We provide Sun Bed along with an umbrella for a charge of Rs.900/-Per person,for day use .This amount can be adjusted towards consumption of food or drinks. We also provide facilities such as shower, changing rooms and toilets. We request our guests to carry their own towels.