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Banyan Tree

Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Dando | Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Candolim, Bardez 403515, India
+91 832 664 5858
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (26 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (5 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Dando | Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Candolim, Bardez 403515, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here. This restaurant serves Pan Asian cuisine and we tried the Thai food. Since we were on a meal plan, there was a 4 course set menu. The place is under a Banyan Tree, hence the name. The day we visited there...More

Thank indiantraveller64
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

we popped in on our last day at the Vivanta Taj Fort Agauda and had an amazing meal before heading to the airport. The food and service was great! Hoping to return next year.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

What an excellent place to eat traditional Thai food in the heart of Goa set in the grounds of the Taj Village hotel the restaurant is very clean and with tradition furniture Food was super as indeed were the staff Prices are ok considering the...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is part of the Taj Holiday Village hotel.. and you can notice the GIANT banyan tree as you pass by this property towards Fort Aguada. The restaurant is just below the banyan tree and gives you a superb view.. We took an outside seating...More

Thank Shailesh_cs3
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The Banyan Tree in Taj Holiday Village is my favourite restaurant in any of the Taj properties and a jewel in the crown for the Taj group. I have been here several times and it is simply the best you can expect. Taj always puts...More

Thank kushandasgupta
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

After a pleasant greeting it starts to fade. Food service was excellent, unfortunatly the quality of the food was not. Overcooked, under seasoned. Anyone can write a great menu, however cooking it to spec is another ballgame. Have had better takeaways at home. We were...More

Thank Sean A
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Arriving at this restaurant after nearly 18yrs, i noticed much hadn't changed! the very same warmth in service and the vibe of a rare kind reminded me of the good times of my previous visits. Their signature raw papaya salad and roasted chilli prawns which...More

Thank sskailash
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Banyan Tree is accessible both from outside and from within the Taj Holiday Village. The location under Banyan Tree is ideal for a quiet evening sampling the excellent Thai dishes from menu.

Thank sunnykullar1968
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here in January 2017 for a good friend's 30th birthday. We were told you *must* have a reservation, but there were literally only two other tables seated. So either this was a seasonal thing or we were very early (8pm.) The wait staff was...More

Thank RustyPickens
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great food with an awesome hospitality. Truely loved the ambience at this Taj - Holiday Village property.

Thank ishangupta
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Sheila S
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Response from Nilay K | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe they have a strict or a set dress code. People from all over the world who visit Goa, are found to be dressed in their most comfortable clothes. I believe they are not so strict as to what you wear as long... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Dando | Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Candolim, Bardez 403515, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Bardez  >  Candolim
  • Phone Number: +91 832 664 5858
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