1. Cafe Cotinga
Location: Kumar Vaddo, Anjuna, Goa Landmark: Opp St. Michael’s Church
You can find this restaurant in the Tamarind Hotel, Goa. They specialize in dishes from North Indian, Continental, and Chinese cuisines. They have buffets which are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, which is available throughout the week. The ambiance is peppy and elegant.
2. Laranja Restaurant
Location: Cidade De Goa, Vainguinim Beach, Goa
Located inside the Cidade De Goa Hotel, they are incredibly popular for their buffets. They offer food for all the three meals of the day and have an amazing spread from different cuisines like Goan, Continental, and Mediterranean, which will blow your mind away. They have a breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffet available throughout the week.
3. Daawat Restaurant
Location: Hotel Campal, Opposite Kala Academy, Ozari, Panjim, Goa
Located in the Campal Hotel, this restaurant has a mouth-watering buffet for an incredible price. The restaurant is known for their buffets and the friendly staff. They specialize in Chinese, Seafood, Goan, and Mughlai cuisines. The lunch buffet is the best in this restaurant. You cannot miss this restaurant as it is also light on the pocket and has a pleasant ambiance.
4. Chilli N Spice Restaurant
Location: 18th June Road, Panaji, Goa
Located in the Hotel Fidalgo, this restaurant is known for their dishes from the Continental and Asian cuisines. They offer buffets as well as a la carte. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The prices do not vary depending on the time of the day and are reasonable. The ambiance is family oriented and pleasant.
5. Blue Bistro Restaurant
Location: Resort Terra Paraiso, Gauavaddo, Calangute, Goa
One of the best places in Goa to have a taste of the Goan, Chinese, Seafood and North India food. They offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffet. The prices of the unlimited meals are very reasonable and will encourage you to come back again. The ambiance of this restaurant is popular among the younger generations.
6. Bhojan Restaurant
Location: 8th June Road, Panaji, Goa
Hotel Fidalgo houses this restaurant and it is known for its Gujarati cuisine; known for being creamy and tasty. This a pure vegetarian restaurant which is a heaven for vegetarians. Instead of buffets, they offer thalis or unlimited meals which are available for lunch and dinner. Having these thalis are quite economical for those on a budget. The ambiance of this restaurant is perfectly suitable for families.
7. Flame Restaurant
Location: Ximer Arpora, Baga, Bardez, Goa
This restaurant can be found in the Hilton Hotels and it is managed by Double Tree. They specialize in dishes of the North Indian, Chinese, and Continental cuisines. They have a healthy breakfast buffet which is followed by the lunch set menu and the dinner buffet. It is available throughout the week. They are quite expensive, but the food can never be denied because of the flavor and taste.
8. Mainland China Restaurant
Location: 4th Floor, Level 5, Caculo Mall, St Inez Rd, New Shanta, Santa Inez, Panaji, Goa
This is a chain restaurant with branches all over India. They specialize in Chinese food and the dishes that they provide are drool worthy. Not only can you order dishes separately, they have buffets for lunch and also a dinner set. The rates vary during the weekends and the weekdays, and the prices are quite reasonable. The ambiance is perfect for eating authentic Chinese food. They also have a complimentary Jasmine Chai on their special after dinner menu.
9. River Lounge Restaurant
Location: Aheao Betim Ferry, Betim, Penha de Franca, Goa
Located near the ferry, this restaurant specializes in dishes related to the North Indian, Chinese, Goan, and seafood cuisine. They do not offer a buffet per se but you will get unlimited meals, also known as thalis. They have a fish thali, chicken thali, and veg thali that is available throughout the week. The non-vegetarian thalis are a bit more expensive than the vegetarian ones, but the food is delicious. The ambiance of this restaurant is eco-friendly and fun to hang out in.
10. Blue Pyramid Restaurant
Location: Arambol Road, Arambol, Goa
Located near the beach side, this restaurant has a peaceful and calm vibe to it. The beaches are maintained neatly and the huts owned by the restaurant are also kept tidy. They specialize in Chinese and North Indian cuisines and offer lunch and dinner buffets every day at the same prices. The prices are very light on the pocket and perfect for people on a budget.
11. Cafezihno Restaurant
Location: Bosham Hotel, Calangute Road, Mapusa, Goa
This restaurant is one of the only restaurants in Goa with a Coffee bar for a cuisine. They have breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets available every day; at prices so low, you will end up becoming a regular customer of this place. They have both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes which are extremely delicious. The ambiance is perfect for families and friends who want to hang out.
12. Latitude Restaurant
Location: D. B. Bandodkar Road, St. Inez Junction, Panaji, Goa
In the Taj Hotel, you will be able to find this incredible restaurant which serves mouth watering food. They are open 24/7 and specialize in Goan, North Indian, and Italian cuisines. They have breakfast and dinner buffet every day and a Sunday brunch. The ambiance is extraordinary paired with a pleasant view. The prices are very reasonable which encourages you to visit again.
13. Waterfront Terrace and Bar
Location: No.64, Miramar Panaji, Goa
In the Marriott Hotel, this restaurant specializes in dishes of the Indian, Mediterranean, and North Indian cuisines. This restaurant is open 24/7; offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets. On Sundays, they have the Sunday Brunch, which is offered at different prices. The ambiance of this restaurant is pleasant and welcoming. The prices are a bit expensive but worth the food.
14. The Square Restaurant
Location: Anna Waddo, Main Candolim Road, Bardez, Goa
In the Novotel Resort, you will be able to find this incredible restaurant. They specialize in global cuisine and they serve a variety of dishes from this cuisine. The ambiance of this restaurant is family oriented and peaceful, which is suitable for the breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets that they serve every day. The pricing is reasonable for the wonderful food that they offer.
15. Eugenia Restaurant
Location: Taj Exotica, Talwaddo, Near Benaulim Beach, Benaulim, Goa
You can find this restaurant in the Taj Exotica Hotels. They are known for specializing in the North Indian and the South East Asian cuisines. Apart from the individual dishes that you can order, they also have buffets for all the three important meals of the day with an array of dishes that you cannot miss out on. The prices are on the higher side, but it is worth it. The dishes of the cuisines from different states are also specialized in this restaurant.
16. Fiesta Restaurant
Location: Grand Mercure, Pinto Waddo, Candolim Road, Candolim, Goa
In the Grand Mercure Hotel is the Fiesta Restaurant. Apart from the delicious a la carte options, they also offer buffets for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This restaurant specializes in Indian, European, and Asian cuisines. It provides an array of dishes from these cuisines. The prices are heavy in the pocket but worth it.
17. Eat Restaurant
Location: Fort Aguada Road, Sequeira vaddo, Candolim, Goa
Located in Acacia Hotel, this restaurant specializes in multiple cuisines and offers a variety of dishes that can be relished on. Eat restaurant is one of the few places that offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffet, at a price as friendly as theirs. These unlimited meals are available throughout the week. The ambiance of this restaurant is trendy and family oriented.
18. Vegas Restaurant
Location: Nerul-Candolim Road Fadtewada, Nerul, Bardez Goa
It is located in the Deltin Suites, this restaurant is one of the few that is open 24/7. They offer an assortment of dishes from different cuisines. They offer lunch and dinner buffets all days of the week at reasonable prices. The ambiance of this restaurant is friendly and welcoming. You cannot miss out on this restaurant when you are in Goa.
19. Canacona Restaurant
Location: The Lalit, Raj Baga, Canacona, Palolem, Goa
In the Lalit, this restaurant with a Portuguese interior, offer dishes from multiple cuisines which make for a perfect meal, any time of the day. They offer buffets three times a day, for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The place is expensive but the variety of food offered will make you fall in love with this restaurant.
20. Waterfalls Cafe
Location: Pedda, Varca, Salcete, Goa
Present in the Zuri White Sands Resort, this cafe is open 24/7. This cafe has breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets throughout the week. They have a wide spread of dishes which will make your mouth water. The prices are a bit on the higher side but the food is worth the money you spend.