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Janjira Fort

The commanding, brooding fortress of Janjira, built on an island 500m offshore, is the most magnificent of the string of forts that line the Konkan coastline. This citadel was completed in 1571 by the Siddis, descen…
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Patil's

A few blocks inland from the beach, a different Murud-Janjira emerges in the form of a bustling, working class market and commerce hub. Patil's (no English sign) is its centerpiece, doing some of the coast's best Ma…
Kokani in Murud-Janjira

Hotel Vinayak

Its sea-facing terrace is the perfect place to tuck into a delicious and fiery Konkani thali (₹110 to ₹450), with fish curry, tawa (hotplate) fish fry, sol kadhi (pink-coloured, slightly sour digestive made from coc…
Kokani 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). Though their recent acquisition of a fr…
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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 (₹20), though you will probably be tem…