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Big bamboo bar and restaurant

€€ - €€€Indian, , Seafood
Beach Shake, Palolem, Canacona, India
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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08:00 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Beach Shake, Palolem, Canacona, India
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We have been to India 4 times and we love this restaurant. The service is excellent and the food authentic. Many places I eat in India didn't make me feel very well but here I never had a problem niether any of our party of...More

Thank adam79neale
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Located on the middle of Palolem beach, Big Bamboo Bar and Restaurant is a tastefully decorated beach restaurant. We sat looking out into the sea at the front of the restaurant and the ambience was lovely and peaceful. The service was excellent and the drinks...More

Thank GloriaGlobetrotter
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We decided on this place as other bars had small beers for price of large the food was amazing. Setting gorgeous... what a beautiful place friendly staff

1  Thank sueschoey32
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I went for drinks last night with a friend of mine to this beachfront shack to try it out. It stands alongside the big boys like Cuba, Havana and Cafe del Mar but what makes it stand out from the rest is the lovely decor...More

Thank wendyjwinnard
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived nice and early to get a table right on the beach, with candles all around dug into the sand - v romantic as we watched the sunset! Food & service was good too. Thank you!

Thank YelloBalolia
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

My favourite place in Palolem...best view ... Helping staff... Friendly owner... Delicious food ... What else you want for the vacation... 😁

Thank NormanJackson
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Very good food, smoothies. We tried all the vegetarian dishes, all excellent! Nice and clean. Best coffee! Good sunbeds! We are missing you now!! Will definitely come back!!

Thank Carola B
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Big Bamboo is by far the BEST on the beach. The food is ace, drinks ice cold and service is amazing. Nobu is the best, most helpful server who will do anything for you. This year, I stayed in the adjacent sea facing hut. Was...More

Thank Darren K
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Nice way to spend the day - the sun loungers with towels are free if you eat or drink there. We had a couple of coffees and then went inside for lunch and had an excellent bruschetta and a slice of local cake plus ice...More

Thank pb56422
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Fresh Beet Carrot Ginger Juice. Avocado toast (special add green chilis). Hard working staff. Good music. Fresh caught fish BBQ in the evening. Menu has something for everyone, a great view and central location with good prices. (Tip in cash - most local staff don't...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Shake, Palolem, Canacona, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  South Goa District  >  Canacona  >  Palolem
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