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Shining Star Beach Shack

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Baga Road | Between Titos and la Calypso Hotel, Baga 403516, India
+91 98224 81560
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10:00 - 02:00
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had kingfish masala with garlic naan whilst sat on the beach watching the waves. I would go as far as to say this was one of the best curries I have ever had... The setting perhaps boosted it also. Lovely friendly staff, not pushy and I wasn't coaxed in. Highly recommend!

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Thank nmainsben
Kolkata, India
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Another Good shack on Baga beach. Staffs are efficient,fast and helpful.enjoyed hole day and night at their. Large variety of food they offer. Best brands in drinks are available. Good number of variety in hooka flavours.

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Thank _biswarupmitra2006
Surat, India
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30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A beautiful shack at baga beach near titto's club. Nice place to spend evening and early night after spending whole day at baga beach. Food is bit high rated other wise good place and good service. Avoid front line table as venders will irritate you.

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Thank Sudhir394
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 March 2017

our annual trip to Goa and there can be no netter place than this Beach Shack, Once again we were looked after brilliantly, Mahesh catered to our every need, but that could be said for all the lads who work there, they can't do enough to ensure your stay is comfortable. The food in the shack is always cooked fresh... More 

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Thank oleaty2ha
New Delhi, India
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We visited here for our morning breakfast. Good place to visit. It had lots of food options and services were also good.

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Thank Ankita8aug
London
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

At first glance you could be forgiven for thinking that Shining Star is nothing special - but the food I had here last night was the best so far. By a good margin. I would have rated it excellent were it not for the deceptive, run-down look of the place - but perhaps that's intentional and part of the "cunning... More 

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Dundee
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443 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We had a terrible time here,hopefully a bad night for them. We got here at 18:30hrs,just in time for sundown and asked for a menu and drinks. We waited 15 minutes for the menus,it wasn't busy,we ordered drinks while we were looking through the menu,after another 15 minutes we were still waiting,we did order drinks,two beers a vodka and a... More 

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county durham
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Went to this beach shack because of the reviews and we were not disappointed. Food was very good with lots of choice and service very quick. Big shout out to Reddy for looking after us so well over our two week holiday. Will definitely be back. They all do an amazing job and work so hard to ensure everything is... More 

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Thank nicky00
portsmouth
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120 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Back again to this wonderful shack, as we have done every year we have been to Goa. The food is excellent, from breakfast time to evening meals.It was good to see old friends again. The lads on the beach make sure your bed or umbrella is right and are happy to help with anything. The waiters are true assets and... More 

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Thank PortsmouthNorman
Victoria, Canada
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We gave this place a try based on other reviews...waste of time.....decent place very similar to other shacks but average food and over-priced drinks(110 for a shot of Indian gin)....give me a break....a whole bottle costs 200!...many other better choices!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Indian, Bar, Seafood, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baga Road | Between Titos and la Calypso Hotel, Baga 403516, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Baga
  • Phone Number: +91 98224 81560

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