Top things to do in Calangute & Baga

Top Choice International in Calangute & Baga

Go With the Flow

Stepping into the fantasy, neon-lit garden of white-wicker furniture is impressive and the food is consistently good. With a global menu leaning towards European, African and Asian flavours, this remains one of Baga…
Top Choice International in Calangute & Baga

A Reverie

A gorgeous lounge bar, all armchairs, cool jazz and whimsical outdoor space, this is the place to spoil yourself, with the likes of Spanish tapas, truffle bombs, grilled asparagus, French wines and Italian cheeses. …
Top Choice Milkshakes in Calangute & Baga

Keventers

Had enough of the Kingfisher? Keventers, the famous Delhi milkshake maker, has set up in Goa and on Tito's Lane no less. The hole-in-wall joint serves up classic milkshakes in its signature glass bottles, or sample …
Italian in Calangute & Baga

Fiesta

Overseen by local style queen Yellow Mehta, Fiesta is an intimate candlelight-by-the-pool dining experience that starts with homemade pizza and pasta and extends to French-influenced seafood dishes and tiramisu. Com…
Goan in Calangute & Baga

Pousada by the Beach

This permanent beachfront restaurant is simple in appearance but the daytime menu is bona fide fine dining – the chef also oversees Pousada Tauma's upmarket Copper Bowl. The menu is kept uncluttered with just a hand…
Arts Centre in Calangute & Baga

Museum of Goa

Not so much a museum as a gallery for contemporary art, MOG features artworks, sculptures, exhibitions, workshops, courses, sitar concerts and an excellent cafe and shop. It's the brainchild of well-known local arti…
Goan in Calangute & Baga

Cafe Sussegado Souza

In a little yellow Portuguese house just south of the Calangute market area, Cafe Sussegado is the place to come for Goan food such as fish curry rice, chicken xacuti (a spicy coconut dish) and pork sorpotel (a vine…
Multicuisine in Calangute & Baga

Britto’s

Long-running Britto’s is an arena-sized Baga institution at the north end of the beachfront. It’s a good spot for breakfast or Sunday roast lunch (₹410) but is pricey and impersonal the rest of the time. The drinks …
Italian in Calangute & Baga

Infantaria

Once Calangute’s best bakery, Infantaria is still a popular Italian-Indian, fondue-meets-curry restaurant. The bakery roots are still there, though, with homemade cakes, croissants, little flaky pastries and real co…
Books in Calangute & Baga

Literati Bookshop & Cafe

A refreshingly different bookstore, in the owners’ South Calangute home, and a very pleasant Italian-style garden cafe. Come for a fine espresso and browse the range of books by Goan and Indian authors as well as an…