Goan Seafood Restaurants in South Goa to try Kalamari and Prawns

The small state of Goa attracts hordes of tourists every year, who flock to this beautiful paradise to de-stress and have a good time. Among these tourists, many prefer the southern part of Goa because of the peace and tranquility it offers. While there, many tourists look for nice places to get their hands on some authentic Goan food. For those who are planning a holiday in South Goa soon, here is a list of the best Goan seafood restaurants in South Goa where you can enjoy a delicious Goan meal.

Martin’s Corner, Betalbatim

Martins Corner, Betalbatim (Image credit: facebook.com/martinscorneringoa)

Martin’s Corner starts the list of best Goan seafood restaurants in South Goa. It’s a bit of a legend in the beautiful village of Betalbatim. It is a nice outdoor restaurant where you can have a good lunch with family or friends. The seafood display at the entrance is very enticing, as is the dessert cabinet. Their extensive menu caters for all tastes with Goan food being their specialty. For starters, you can try the Goan sausages served with Goan bread. For the main course, you can try their delicious chicken xacuti and chicken cafreal. Plus, their Ambot-tik shark is very delicious and will leave you licking your fingers. The place is crowded due to its ambiance, tasty food and wide range of drinks. The staff is well trained and courteous. The quality of food offered here is very good and the prices are quite reasonable. They have live music on Sundays starting at 12:30. The place is a must visit in Betalbatim.

Tempero, Cansaulim

Tempero, Cansaulim (Image credit: facebook.com/ITCGrandGoaOfficial)

Tempero is next on the list of best Goan seafood restaurants in South Goa. This is a good restaurant at ITC Grand Goa Resort in Cansaulim. The restaurant serves the best Goan cuisine you can find in South Goa. Their prawn curry is really delicious and will leave you licking your fingers. Their pomfret recheado and their Rava prawn fry are totally out of this world. The food is so fresh and homemade that nothing can beat it. Restaurants in North Goa are a miss before Tempero for Goan food. The staff is very friendly and always there to help you with anything you might need.


Sumaya Authentic Goan Cuisine, Palolem

Sumaya Authentic Goan Cuisine, Palolem (Image credit: facebook.com/Su-Maya-The-Goan-Cuisine-476907762364465)

This is a multi-cuisine restaurant known for serving the best Goan cuisine in Palolem. The restaurant has a very simple setting. You can try their kingfisher thali which comes with Rawa fried kingfisher, Goan fish curry, steamed rice and pickles. They also have many other authentic Goan curries on their menu. Everything available here is well prepared and served in good portions. You can end your meal with a plate of bebinca, a very tasty traditional dessert from Goa. This place is a must visit if you find yourself in the Palolem Beach area.

Kinara, Cavelossim

Kinara Restaurant, Cavelossim (Image credit: facebook.com/Kinara-Restaurant-631020416933816/)

Finally on the list of Goan seafood restaurants in South Goa is Kinara. This restaurant is located on the Mobor-Cavelossim road in Cavelossim. The place is a multi-cuisine restaurant known for its delicious Goan seafood. It is a pleasant place to relax, after a dip in the sea or a nice walk in the green bliss of the area.

The atmosphere of the place is very relaxing. Must-haves at this place include Goan thali, Xacuti chicken, and Kingfish Rawa fry. This is a place you would go to if you are a big foodie and want to have lots of good Goan food at a reasonable price! A must visit in Cavelossim.

So, if you happen to be visiting the southern part of the sunny state of Goa in the near future, go to one of these amazing Restaurants and treat yourself to a sumptuous feast of delicious Goan flavors. Enjoy your lunch!

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