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1. Kokni Canteen
Settled in the core of Goa, Panjim’s Kokni Canteen is a little spot that can be not entirely obvious regardless of whether you are remaining in a similar path. Their kingfish (surmai) thali is the bomb! They have kingfish fry also as prawn curry along with the usual thali accompaniments like rice, sol kadi, kismoor and the works.
Location: Near Mahalaxmi Temple, Dr. Dada Vaidya Road, Panaji
Timing: 12.30 pm to 3pm, 7pm to 11.30pm, all days
Is it true that you are the one in the pack who adores a major thali? At that point this is the spot you should make a beeline for. Copperleaf has a dazzling mood alongside its epic fish thali. Go for the Kingfish thali along with prawn curry, fish fry, delicious fish curry, kismoor, tisrya sukka (shellfish masala), fish ambotik, Crab masala plate of mixed greens, pickle, papad and loads of delicate as-cotton rice.
Location: Chogm Road, Alto-Povorim, Penha de Franca, Goa
Timing: 11.30am to 4 pm, 7pm to 11.45pm, all days
3. Ritz Classic
In the event that you haven’t eaten the fish thali at Ritz Classic, you haven’t been to Goa yet! While they have three outlets in Panaji, there is sitting tight for every one at noon. The most awesome aspect about the fish thali at Ritz is that the fish is rarely over-seared, is continually steaming hot and flavorful! In addition the help is amazing.
Location: 1st Floor, Vagle Vision, 18th June Road, Panaji
Timing: 11 am to 4pm, 7pm to 11pm, all days
4. Fat Fish
While Baga is brimming with extravagant spots, this fish joint is something that all fish darlings should go to. It’s a basic shack type eatery with spotless and splendid insides and food to pass on for. Their special Goan Fish thali has fish curry, tisrya (mollusks), crab xacuti, tarle sukha (dry fish), vegetable curry, fish fry, kismur, pickle, papad, salad and heaps of rice! Do note that thalis are accessible here just at noon.
Location: Agar Waddo, Calangute Arpora Road, Bardez, Baga
Timing: 12 noon to 6pm, 7pm to midnight, all days
Not at all like feasting on the banks of Mandovi River with a fish thali close by! This spot is loaded up with local people just as vacationers consistently at supper time. Their seafood thali has lip-smacking rava seared fish, piping hot rice, roti, coconut fish curry, mollusk curry, dry prawn, salad and sol kadi.
Location: 31st January Road, Fontainhas, Opposite Hotel Venite, Panaji
Timing: 7 pm to 11pm, all days
6. Le Jardin
Tucked on the main floor of perhaps the busiest spot of Mapusa, Le Jardin does a mean fish thali. Local people vouch for its scrumptious taste and the travelers can vouch for its consistency throughout the long term. Enjoy a reprieve from the sea shores and appreciate a platter totally Goan style.
Location: Opposite Municipal Garden, Mapusa
Timing: 12 noon to 3.15 pm, 7pm to 10.45 pm, all days