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Tamarin

Guara Vaddo, Calangute 403516, India
+91 95454 77670
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tagine” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Guara Vaddo, Calangute 403516, India
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here based on the reviews and proximity to our hotel. Their menu is fantastic, the service great and the restaurant was lovely. I ate the seafood risotto which was faultless. Would recommend.

Thank tr8v2l3r
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Stopped here for coffee a few times. Excellent!! Also had lovely salad lunches.with really interesting selections,More

Thank June S
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear June Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are very happy to hear that you have visited TAMARIN several times & enjoyed the food & drinks. We look forward to welcoming you back next season. Kind regards from all at...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I dined here with my partner last night. It is a quaint little restaurant with a very nice ambience. The service was outstanding. The price is a little more expensive (but still amazingly cheap in comparison to home) however it is worth every cent! We...More

Thank Leah V
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Leah Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are very happy indeed to hear how much you enjoyed your time at TAMARIN. We hope to welcome you again very soon. Kind regards from all at team TAMARIN

Reviewed 5 April 2017

We try to explore different cuisine,so unexpectedly we came to this restaurant,I was quite surprised by their menu it is unusual ,the tagine (Moroccan cuisine) was amazing ,we also tried some Kashmiri cuisine there. I can recommend this restaurant for people who like to get...More

Thank aliashah22key
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Aliashah Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your Tagine. We do hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards from all at team TAMARIN

Reviewed 1 April 2017

we ate in here more times than any other resturant, as the service was exellent and the food is some of the best that we have eaten in Goa. The chrismas meal that we had was second to none, we already know were we are...More

Thank Kevin N
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Dear Kevin Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to know how much you enjoy dining at TAMARIN and of course the special Christmas Dinner Menu. We look forward to welcoming you back next season. Kind...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with very friendly attentive staff. It was nice to taste authentic well presented food from Cashmere. Not one to visit if you are on a budget, drinks quite highly priced for Calangute. The only negative is a 10% service charge. I tip very...More

Thank thefishersatlarge
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hello Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our Kashmiri food and attentive service. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Kind regards from all at team TAMARIN

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Fabulous food prepared by very accomplished chef – Specialty dishes which you cannot find anywhere else. A lovely restaurant, and we were able to go back many times. Have had our last two Xmas day celebrations there too – unbeatable. Thank you to Jennifer Bilal...More

Thank christinegc2017
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Dear Christine Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to read your exemplary review and to welcome you as a very regularly guest throughout the last few seasons. We look forward to seeing you again next season. Kind...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

This has to be our favourite place to eat when in goa, the food is amazing from a sandwich to a 3 course meal and the fresh baked bread is to die for!More

Thank linda_pounds
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Dear Linda Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy indeed to know that we rate as your favourite restaurant when in Goa. It sounds like you've tried the complete menu which is very satisfying for us. We look...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Popped in here for drinks after hot day on the beach, and returned during the holiday for an evening meal. The restaurant is right on the Main Street so very busy with constant traffic noise, but there is seating further back which is less noisy....More

Thank Jenny C
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Dear Jenny Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your 2 visits to TAMARIN and we do hope to see you again next season. Kind regards from all at team TAMARIN

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We ate in Tamarin one night and were so impressed we came back two more times. We only regretted that we didn't discover the restaurant earlier in our stay in Calangute. The restaurant is pricey, with cocktails we paid about 2500 rupees for two. But...More

Thank Bill E
TAMARIN-bistro, Owner at Tamarin, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Dear Bill Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear how much you enjoyed all of your visits to TAMARIN and how highly you recommend us. We do hope to see you again soon. Kind regards from...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Guara Vaddo, Calangute 403516, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  North Goa District  >  Calangute
  • Phone Number: +91 95454 77670
  • E-mail
Description
TAMARIN is operated by 3 members of the Dar family, Jennifer, Bilal & Sayeed. The meaning of 'Dar' is home and we want TAMARIN to feel relaxed - just like home - whether dining or enjoying a light lunch or cocktail. TAMARIN offers dual cuisine's. Their award winning Mediterranean menu, encompasses the entire region from Southern Europe, The Middle East & North Africa with a very eclectic menu. TAMARIN also offer authentic Kashmiri Wazwaan dishes that cannot be found elsewhere in Goa. We have a passion for home cooking and produce almost all of our food on site, including bread, baked goods, yogurt and much more. We endeavour to source the freshest of local ingredients, only opting for imports when the local produce just won't do! A wide range of both India and Mediterranean wines are also available. TAMARIN have introduced a gourmet 'Deli 2 Go' offer so that you can enjoy their cuisine at home or at the beach. The offer includes homemade breads, pastries, cakes, sandwiches, salads, plus a select retail offer from some of Goa & India's finest gourmet producers.
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