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The Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
As featured in Fun in Goa
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Sunset Beach Resort | Opp. Hotel Whispering Palms, Candolim, Bardez, India
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Burnham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the restaurant was fully.booked it was no trouble for the Manager to arrange for an extra table to be brought in to accommodate us. Excellent service and food. Would definitely recommend

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Thank Karen L
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Bistro twice during our stay and had a lovely meal both times. It's a small restaurant with a lovely atmosphere. Service was good and staff very attentive and efficient. The food was good and portions generous. The steaks and sauce that accompanied our steak was top class.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We returned here this year to find the standard as high as it always is, new meals added to the menu which is great. We both had the surf and turf which was cooked to perfection, good sized portions and great service. Very good value for money. The Bistro is off the beaten track, located near whispering palms and the... More 

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Thank florance2003
london
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best meal on hols (so far)! Loved this restaurant - really good service, food, and all at a reasonable price. I had French onion soup which was tasty and just enough as a starter. The main was off the specials board - beef medallions in onion sauce, vege, and I swapped mash to bubble & squeak. (Slightly odd but I... More 

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Thank Markjrobinson
London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been using this restaurant for many years, and tried it this time and found the standard has really gone down , food was never fresh, not that clean, service just ok could do with a makeover,

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Thank davieb65
Paphos District, Cyprus
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122 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bistro never fails to give excellent dining, just as good as last year. Menu excellent, I had a starter of prawn cocktail, lots of eating with a rich tasty sauce, followed with 2 fab pieces of fillet steak with steak diane sauce, salad, chips and crispy onions. Finished with apple pie and ice cream and Irish coffee. It was... More 

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Thank thomascU2563PO
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant with excellent food. All cooked to your liking with wide choice of food. Staff very pleasant and cannot do enough for you.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're looking for a good steak cooked exactly to your requirements, then this is the place to go! Service is good. Restaurant is clean with nice comfortable table arrangements

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Thank GerryGG
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely food and great service. Fillet steak cooked perfectly. Clean and great value. Staff and owner very friendly.

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Thank April W
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visit early evening or book to be sure of a table, varied selection on the main menu plus daily specials. Clean and tidy,good service and decent portions.Good value and easy to find just off the main street.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunset Beach Resort | Opp. Hotel Whispering Palms, Candolim, Bardez, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Bardez  >  Candolim

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?