North of Colva restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Zeebop by the Sea

The most famous beachfront restaurant north of Colva, Zeebop is renowned for its excellent seafood and party nights. Stylish and award-winning Zeebop is set a little back from Utorda’s main beach but still has a san…
Top Choice Cafe in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Carpe Diem Art Cafe

Carpe Diem is an art gallery showcasing local artists and a creative learning centre housed in a beautiful old Portuguese mansion, but for the average passing traveller it's also an excellent cafe. Admire the artwor…
Goan in Cansaulim, Arossim & Velsao


Gorgeous upmarket Goan cuisine is crafted at this fabulous ITC Grand restaurant, which offers the piquant flavours of the region’s specialities in all their glory. Unsurprisingly pricey, but try the vindalho or the …
Goan in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Martin’s Corner

An award-winning local legend, Martin’s Corner, near Sunset Beach, is a great place to sample upmarket Goan cuisine and seafood in a relaxed setting back from the beach. The xacutis and vindalhos are superb, and the…
Indian in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Raj’s Pentagon Restaurant & Garden Pub

Raj’s is as much a place to come for the live music as to eat, though the food is pretty good and the ambience welcoming. Decent garden setting, great seafood and Goan favourites, and regular musos on stage in seaso…
Multicuisine in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Greenland Bar & Restaurant

Just back from Majorda’s southern ‘Cabana Beach’ you’ll find cute long-running Greenland, with a faux garden and a couple of horses. It serves up some great Goan specialities including xacutis (a spicy chicken or me…
Indian in Cansaulim, Arossim & Velsao

Starfish Beach Shack

This simple beach shack is, unusually, the only one on Arossim Beach so you’ll find it popular with British and Russian package holidaymakers staying nearby, who are on first-name terms with the staff. Sun beds and …
Multicuisine in Bogmalo

Full Moon Cafe

At the entrance to Bogmalo Beach, Full Moon is a good place to survey the beach action over a Kingfisher and some of the best food in Bogmalo. Fresh seafood is a highlight and owner Rahul organises boat trips.
South Indian in Vasco da Gama

Welcome Restaurant

Considered by many locals to be the best veg restaurant in Vasco, this udupi (South Indian veg) place churns out dosas and thalis and a full Indian menu at dinnertime.