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Ourem 88

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South End Of Palolem Beach | Behind Rococo Pelton, Palolem, Canacona 403 702, India
+91 86988 27679
Tue - Sun 18:00 - 22:30
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Israelandia, GO
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a wonderful Gem. The food is absolutely wonderful and very well presented on the plat. The service is excellent. The owner is actually the waiter and you can tell that he likes what he is doing. The owners are English (forget all your past English food experience ...) and the service has a great English touch. I highly recommend... More 

Thank yanir272016
Adelaide, Australia
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a meal. The food was the best I have eaten in India- the chorizo-stuffed calamari was amazing but all the courses were. Brett at the front of house is friendly, warm and makes you feel like a friend not just a guest. Prices are very reasonable especially considering the quality. You just gotta go!

Thank James S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit to this place and we were as happy as we were when we visited it two years back. It was exactly the same- quaint little lighted up place, excellent host (Brett) and unbelievable food. We went there without a reservation and Brett was kind enough to accommodate us. The food was amazing be it the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! Ourem 88 is very well run and organized. We booked a table a week in advance. It's plain to see why they are so popular. The food is absolutely to die for. We got two vegetarian options, every mouthful was divine. High quality and food made with love. Prices are slightly more expensive by palolem standards but worth every... More 

Thank okim
Colchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I when last week, we had booked the previous week, it was our first visit and we certainly weren't disappointed. Very attentive owners, willing to explain their menu. Excellent food, all home made, large portions. Maybe a little more expensive than some in the area but most certainty value for money. We have booked again and recommend... More 

Thank JillyChapman
London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Third year we've been to Ourem 88 while in Goa. If you love great, delicious, English food you must go. Also must book ahead as very popular and well deserved. Excellent service makes this friendly couples restaurant one of the best in Goa, anywhere. Pastry to die for by the way....

Thank CJH230711
Bengaluru, India
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Well , this time we booked in well advance and we got the confirmation - Brett is cool and always there to help you and explain about menu in detail so that you understand the dish and accordingly you can pick - They have limited number of seats, so better to book in advance - This place is little pricy... More 

Thank blackdrongo167
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The owner got us a table even if we didn't have a booking, and the food was very tasty. Traditional British with a twist, small menu. Not cheap. I'm celiac and eating vegetarian to reduce chance of illness in India, which left me with 1 food option. Was really good though.

Thank Ingrid Kristin T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The perfect break from the Currys, Love the setting, the open arms and excellent food! Be out in time to get a table.

Thank Jesper G
London, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

A visit to Orem 88 was the perfect way to finish our stay in Goa. We had stuffed ourselves full of Indian food already so were ready to delight in the more European style food on offer (I had pork ribs on a bed of coleslaw to start followed by a perfectly cooked sea bass with a rosti and cheesecake... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$11
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South End Of Palolem Beach | Behind Rococo Pelton, Palolem, Canacona 403 702, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Canacona  >  Palolem
  • Phone Number: +91 86988 27679
Located in a quite coconut grove just 20m behind Rococo Pelton at the southern end of Palolem beach, Ourem 88 is an intimate dining experience set in a courtyard of a traditional Goan house. At Ourem 88 we endeavor to use the freshest, locally sourced seasonal produce, fused with a western style of cooking to give you a tasty vibrant menu in relaxed & friendly surroundings. Our evening bistro menu changes weekly according to seasonal availability in the market to ensure a new & exciting experience on every visit. The restaurant has around 18 covers per night due to the capacity of the kitchen, during high season it is advisable to book in advance.

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