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The Papillion

| Colva Beach, Colva, India
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
1 Mar 2016
2 Feb 2016
“Just Alright”
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Indian, Seafood
| Colva Beach, Colva, India
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2016

Only had drinks&a sunbeds here for 8 days. Its a quiet/peaceful shack,away from the hustle of the entrance area. Its very reasonable for drinks,the service is not great to be honest. Far easier to walk to bar and get your drinks-sunbeds are free.

Thank averageSurreybloke
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Its like any other shack in Colva beach. The food was good but portions were less for the price. The staff is laidback. If you are not in hurry and want a recliner and chilled out service, this is ok. But there must be better...More

Thank Soumya S
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Cheap food but terrible service. Drinks came after food only to be told that lassis weren't available. Asked for salt and pepper but waiter took so long to bring it (after chatting with his friends) that we had finished our food by the time he...More

Thank Hannah D
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Little distance away from Colva beach so is quieter. Overall good experience with food. We ordered Goan and that was good. Sizzlers were localised in taste and wasn't bad either. God service. Right on the beach. Asking for to much for whole red snapper so...More

Thank Anuraj S
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

This is a seasonal beach shack so this review applies to its current status. They are gearing up for the tourist

Thank BhallaPK
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

We popped in to Papillon for a drink and returned everyday for the rest of our holiday. Its in a great quiet location with superb fresh seafood and really friendly staff. Couldn't recommend highly enough. Peter and Vicky.

Thank pedmust
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Walking down the beach, we were hassled by every single side by side shack. Upon arriving at Papillion just a short walk from the rabble, we were not hounded by "free wifi, clean toilets, good food" which was every other shacks catch. The staff were...More

Thank Samson87
Reviewed 5 February 2015

The best indian food in Colva and the service is very good. It is a perfect place to enjoy the Sunset. Very good value for money.

Thank Kristina N
Reviewed 30 December 2014

nice location . little away from crowd . it gets quieter as you move away from the entry point to colva beach . can sit for hours having a leisurly breakfast or lunch . nice place to sit and sip your drind slow and easy...More

Thank avsharma
Reviewed 10 January 2014

I try to be balanced in my reviews but on this occasion the reality of our experience was so poor I am only giving one 'star' and that is mainly for location. Quietly along the beach from the noise of Colva itself the restaurant promised...More

1  Thank Geoffpine
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Colva Beach, Colva, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  South Goa District  >  Colva
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