Restaurants

Top Choice Malvani in Malvan

Chaitanya

On Malvan’s main drag, this great, family-run place specialises in Konkan cuisine including bangda tikhale (fish in thick coconut sauce), prawns malvani and very flavoursome crab masala; portions won't thrill you, b…
Indian in Ganpatipule

Bhau Joshi Bhojnalay

It's not the easiest place to eat (no English sign, nearly no English spoken and no napkins, so bring some baby wipes!), but the delicious Maharashtrian food in this clean, orderly restaurant inland from the beach m…
Indian in Murud-Janjira

Hotel Vinayak

Its sea-facing terrace is the perfect place to tuck into a delicious and fiery Konkani thali (₹120 to ₹300), with fish curry, tawa (hotplate) fish fry, sol kadhi (pink-coloured, slightly sour digestive made from coc…
Indian in Ganpatipule

Hotel Naivedya

A simple local's joint in the village serving up a wonderful daily veg thali with a kick (₹85) and the most refreshing sol kadhi we had on the coast.
Malvani in Malvan

Athithi Bamboo

On the north side of the harbour, this large casual place offers excellent Malvani thalis and lots of fresh fish. There’s no sign or menu in English and you sit under a tin roof (so it gets very hot during the day),…
Indian in Murud-Janjira

Patil Kharnaval

Set a block back from the beach, this thali spot is Murud-Janjira's most well-known for tasty Konkani fish thalis (though veg, mutton and chicken versions are also available). Friendly Santosh is one of the only Eng…
Indian in Murud-Janjira

New Sea Rock Restaurant

Perched on a cliff above the Janjira boat jetty at Rajpuri, this joint has an awesome view of the fort. A perfect place to steal a million-dollar sunset for the price of a chai (₹10), though you will probably be tem…
Cafe in Raigad Fort

Sarja Restaurant

Sarja Restaurant, adjoining the Raigad Fort ropeway’s base terminal, is a good place for lunch or snacks. No English menu.