The 15 Best Writer-Friendly Cafes In Goa: Working In Paradise!
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Ah, the beauty of paradise - white-sand beaches and lush greenery, the sound of the waves and the smell of the sea. For many, Goa is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get some much-needed relaxation. But for writers and other creatives, it's more than just a paradise - it's a potential workspace! With its abundance of cafes, Goa is the perfect writer-friendly destination. Here are the 10 best cafes in Goa for writers who want to work in paradise - with delicious snacks and drinks, fast Wi-Fi, and plenty of space to work. Get ready to turn your dreams of writing in paradise into a reality!

Here are the top 15 writer friendly cafes in Goa:

Baba Au Rhum, Bardez

This hidden gem of Portugal, Baba Au Rhum, should be a priority for visitors to Goa. Nestled among bamboo forests and rice paddies, this charming cafe provides a tranquil atmosphere for travelers, especially for those who have a flair for writing. A trip to the rustic venue will give you a taste of the past of Anjuna. It is highly recommended to try their Cortado coffee and the Hercules burger.


Phone Number: +919822866366

USP Dishes: Cortado Coffee and Hercules Burger

Available Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Salad, Fast Food

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner

Address:  House No. 1054, Sim Vaddo, Anjuna, Bardez

Timing: Wednesday to Monday – 9 am to 11 pm

Price For Two: Rs 1,700 

The Rice Mill, Morjim

In 1955, a former rice mill was converted into the Rice Mill cafe, a cheerful and vibrant venue with yellow walls that creates a pleasant atmosphere. Located in Morjim, a rural area, this cafe is celebrated for its rustic beauty and is a popular destination for travelers who appreciate its simple charm.


Phone Number: +917447473866

USP Dishes: Chicken Xacuti 

Available Cuisines: Continental, Goan

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner 

Address:  H. No. 384, Near Bank of Baroda, Varchawada, Morjim, Pernem

Timing: 9:30 am to 11 pm

Price for Two: Rs 1,500 

Artjuna Cafe

If you're a coffee junkie and are on holiday in Goa but have tons of writing to do, then then this is the place for you. The Artjuna Cafe is well done up with décor that looks like a fusion of various art forms, including the standard paintings on the walls, but also sculptures and other forms of art. They only serve egg and fish, no chicken or meat options and the place is packed after the morning hours, so get ready and go there early to get a table for yourself. Some delicious food you can enjoy there are Babaganush, Almond Croissant, Falafel Plate, Opera Pastry, and healthy breakfast options.


Phone Number: +917262001131

USP Dishes: Shakshuka 

Available Cuisines: Mediterranean, Italian, Desserts, Beverages

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner 

Address:  972, Near Anjuna Flea Market, Anjuna

Price for two: Rs 1,000

Timing: 7:30 Am to 10 Pm

Cafe Lilliput

If you're seeking a writer-friendly setting that's a little more refined, look no further than the peaceful setting of Cafe Lilliput. This quaint café is located in the scenic state of Goa. It serves delicious North Indian food with a focus on seafood. Aside from the grub, what makes this place a perfect writer's café is the beautiful interior. There's comfortable seating inside and out, and the café is located the Anjuna beach which creates the tranquil setting. This café is not only a great place to work, it's also a nice place to relax and unwind with a great meal.Some recommended items are Greek Salad, Malai Kofta, Tuna Steak, 


Phone Number: +919822137767

USP Dishes: Sea Food Platter

Available Cuisines: Continental, North Indian, Italian, Steak, Seafood, Chinese, Desserts, Beverage

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks

Address: Anjuna Beach, Anjuna

Price for two: Rs 1,700

Timing: 8 Am to 5 Am

Café Orange Boom 

If you want to have the best breakfast in Anjuna while working on your laptop then come to this café. You will love their fruits bowl muesli and their juices are 100% made from fruits. You should also try their hummus. Customers get prompt service here and there are plenty of food options to choose from the menu and the ingredients are always fresh! Go for their Fruit Platter, Breakfast Platter, Juices, Eggs when visiting here.


Phone Number: +919822581458

USP Dishes: English Breakfast

Available Cuisines: Continental 

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch

Address: Pequeno peddem Flea, Market Rd, Anjuna, Goa 403509

Price for two: Rs 500

Timing: 8:30 Am to 3:30 Pm

Square Sparrow

Square Sparrow is brightly colored in yellow which makes it easy to spot while in Anjuna. During the day it is much quieter than the evenings/nights. You will find all sorts of dishes on the menu ranging from breakfasts, salads, Chinese food, Indian food, pizzas, etc. But their sizzlers have no comparison. As it is located on a busy street, it can get a little noisy especially if you have to work on the laptop. Hence you should pick a table on the other side of the restaurant for a quieterexperience. Some recommendations for you to try here are-White Sauce Pasta, Sizzler, Butter Garlic Prawns, Mocktails, Cheesecake, and their Sea Food.


Phone Number: +919028497011

USP Dishes: Thai Chili Basil Stir fry

Available Cuisines: North India, Italian, Continental, Asian

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner

Address: 1748, Sorantoo, Mazal Wado, Anjuna Beach Road, near Family Mart, Anjuna

Price for two: Rs 

Timing: 11 Am to 1:30 Am

Tamarind Café 

This cute-looking café is all done up in blue and white and is ideal if you’re looking to avoid beach shacks. It’s quite spacious and has a pool in the center. It is centrally located between Anjuna, Vagator and Mapusa. Take a bike or car on hire to get here. Some dishes to try here are Rocket Pareshan and walnut salad, Mud Pie.


Phone Number: +919823699670

USP Dishes: Quattro Formaggi Pizza

Available Cuisines: Chinese, Beverage, Dessert

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner

Address: Kumar Vaddo,opposite St. Michael's Church, Anjuna, Bardez

Price for two: Rs 1,400

Timing: 8 Am to 11 Pm

Café Chocolatti

This is the best café to have breakfast in Goa. Every dish is well made. Choose from Eggs Benedict, smoked chicken crepe, Nutella waffle and the Greek salad. The ambience is great and the food is simply delicious.So, when you’re around this area you must come here and experience some great food while you’re working hard on that blog.


Phone Number: +919326112006

USP Dishes: Panini Sandwich, Berry Smoothie, Crepes, Smoothies, Brownies, French Toast

Available Cuisines: Continental, Italian, Panini

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch

Address: 409A, Fort Aguada Road, Near Candolim

Price for two: Rs 1,200

Timing: 9 Am to 11 Pm

The Black Sheep

This place is a pure delight to all those who love good food and a great ambience. It is located in Panjim and is known for its good service. While here you should try their Pecan pie,which is a must try! You should definitely try their Malvani Mushroom Stroganoff, Crab Ravioli, Mushroom Rice, Seafood Paella, Chocolate Salami, and Veg Quesadilla.


Phone Number: +919325023565

USP Dishes: Pecan Pie with ice Cream

Available Cuisines: Continental, European, Thai, Desserts, Beverages

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner

Address: Black Market, Villa Braganza Pereira Campal, near Fab India, Panaji

Price for two: Rs 1,800

Timing: 12 Pm to 11:15 pm

Cafe Bodega


If you are a writer and lacking in creative inspiration, then no place can be better than Cafe Bodega. Apart from one-of-a-kind food, this eatery provides you with an Art gallery where you can appreciate magnificent art scenery. Located in Panaji, this cafe also provides an open-air, outdoor seating area with old, dark brown wooden furniture from where you can enjoy the beauty of greenery and blue sky. Whenever you visit, you should try the dishes like Red Velvet Cup Cake with Ice Coffee and Egg Benedict with Salmon.  


Phone Number: +918322421315

USP Dishes: Turkish Poached Eggs, Cappuccino 

Available Cuisines: Continental, Beverages

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch Snacks

Address:  63/C-8, Sunaparanta Centre For The Arts, near Lar De Estudantes, Altinho, Panaji, Goa- 403001 

Timing: 10 am – 6:30 pm 

Price for Two: Rs 950 

Cafe Candolim

Cafe Candolim is a happening spot for those who are looking for more than just good food. This cafe is known to provide once in a lifetime experience. If we talk about the seating area, then it is quite homely and cozy. They also provide both indoor and outdoor seating from which you can choose wherever you want to sit. The staff here are friendly and welcoming, providing top-notch service that makes the dining experience all the more enjoyable. Here, you can try their best-selling Pancakes with Maple Syrup and Waffles.  


Phone Number: +918879789992

USP Dishes: Beef Sandwich, Hot Chocolate 

Available Cuisines: Continental, Desserts, Beverages

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks

Address:  GQ59+CWV, Aguada homes co-op housing society, Bammon Vaddo, Candolim, Goa- 403515. 

Timing: 8:30 am – 7:30 pm 

Price for Two: Rs 700 


Located in the middle of green woods of the heritage village of Assagao and surrounded by lush tropical gardens, Mojigao Eco Village is made to make you experience peace in an earthy and fresh environment. This premium cafe is a part of a resort which is spread over a wide space which allows you to roam in fresh air. If we talk about their food, then you must try their best-selling coffee and salads. So, if you are a writer then, the overall ambience of this cafe can elevate your creativity. 


Phone Number: +917722081090

USP Dishes: Falafel Burger, Middle Eastern Thali 

Available Cuisines: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Beverages

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner

Address:  Next to Ganga Tiles, off Road, Marna Siolim, Assagao, Goa- 403507. 

Timing: 7:30 am–10:30 pm 

Price for Two: Rs 1,000 

Eva Cafe

Looking for a seaside spot, where you can enjoy premium quality food, scenic view of sea waves and a quiet seating area where you can sit and write? Then, Eva Cafe is the place where your hunt can end. Located in Anjuna, this eatery is setting a benchmark in providing it to all its guests. Here, you can comfortably seat in vintage furnishings and al fresco seating. Here, you can try their all-time favourite Salmon Breakfast and Tuna Sandwich.  


Phone Number: +917350055717

USP Dishes: Nutella Frappuccino, Egg Shakshuka 

Available Cuisines: Fast Food

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served:  Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks 

Address:  Hno 129/45, Anthony Street, Dmello Vaddo, Anjuna, Goa- 403509. 

Timing: 9 am – 8 pm 

Price for Two: Rs 950 

Royal Enfield Garage Cafe


Writer but also a biker who has this craze for exotic eateries and Royal Enfield? Then no place can be compared with Royal Enfield Garage to spend an evening. Inspired by the Royal Enfield, this cafe has a very unique garage-like decor. The seating area is also occupied by classy wooden furniture and bullet bikes. They provide both indoor and outdoor seating areas. If we particularly talk about the food, then you should first try their most loved Cajun Chicken Burger and Margherita Pizza Veg.  


Phone Number: +919370918155

USP Dishes: Pizza Margarita, Beef Burger 

Available Cuisines: Continental, Italian, Fast Food, Beverages, Desserts

Type: Veg and Non Veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Snacks 

Address:  House No 560, Villa Rodrigues Arpora Baga Creek Road, near Karma Resorts, Arpora, Goa- 403516. 

Timing: 9 am–12 am 

Price for Two: Rs. 1500