Anjuna Beyond the Touristy Façade: A Guide to Must-Try Experiences

Anjuna is a beautiful town in Goa known for its picturesque beaches, bustling flea markets, and vibrant nightlife. But beyond the touristy façade, Anjuna has a lot to offer for foodies and adventure seekers. Whether you’re a backpacker or a luxury traveller, here are must-try experiences that will make your trip to Anjuna unforgettable.

Baba Au Rhum

This charming café is a hidden gem for coffee lovers and burger enthusiasts. Situated in the heart of Anjuna, Baba Au Rhum is known for its delicious burgers and coffee, made with the freshest ingredients and served in a cozy, bohemian ambiance.

Burger Factory

If you’re craving for a juicy, meaty burger, head to Burger Factory Anjuna, the first Burger Factory shop in Goa. Their signature Mango Avocado Meat Burger is a must-try, made with fresh mango, avocado, and the juiciest meat patty you’ll ever taste.

Cream Choc

When the sun is shining and the heat is on, nothing beats a refreshing scoop of gelato from Cream Choc. Their Salted Caramel and After Eight flavors are super addictive, made with the creamiest Italian gelato and locally sourced ingredients.

Guru Bar

For stunning views and great food, head to Guru Bar, a popular hangout spot overlooking Anjuna beach. Try their fried calamari and signature cocktails while soaking up the tropical vibes and breath-taking sunset.

Luna Ristorante

When in Anjuna, do as the Italians do! Luna Ristorante is a charming Italian restaurant that serves fab pizzas, pasta, and salads made with the freshest ingredients and cooked to perfection.


This trendy bar and kitchen is a favorite among locals and tourists alike, known for its creative small eats and drinks. Try their signature cocktails like Passiflore and finger foods while mingling with the friendly crowd.

U R D Ki Hostel

Looking for a sustainable and budget-friendly stay in Anjuna? U R D Ki Hostel is a vibrant and eco-friendly hostel that offers dormitory-style accommodations, communal kitchens, and plenty of social activities for solo travellers and backpackers.

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Anjuna is a town that has something for everyone, from foodies and adventure seekers to culture vultures and beach bums. Whether you’re exploring the narrow lanes of the flea market, chilling by the beach with a coconut in hand, or savouring the local Flavors at one of the many eateries, Anjuna is a town that will capture your heart and soul.


2 responses to “Anjuna Beyond the Touristy Façade: A Guide to Must-Try Experiences”

  1. Fizaah (onepourtree)

    This is so wholesome. Just the kind of info needed. Thanks Heena😍

    1. Thank you Fizaah! I am glad to hear that!

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