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Where to enjoy live music in Goa during the monsoon

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Goa's many bars and lounges come alive with live music entertainment through the monsoon. Here's list of places across Goa where you can enjoy live acts featuring both local and travelling musicians, every day of the week!

Soro, Assagao

Soro brings a classic vintage appeal to Assagao, in the form of a village pub and restaurant. Gather for weekly techno parties, live music, and salsa workshops.

Hideaway, Vagator

Nestled within a cozy garden shaded by palms, Hideaway is a cafe and bar where you can sip on coffees and cocktails. Drop by with friends for conversations, movies nights, poetry, and live music.

Purple Martini, Anjuna

Purple Martini is a cliffside bar and lounge with a quirky decor that overlooks the Arabian Sea. Gather here for refreshing drinks, sunset vistas, and live music every weekend.

Mahe, Anjuna

Mahé is an elegant fine dining space set within a tastefully renovated property of an old Portuguese house and its large garden. Treat yoursleves to meals that celebrate modern coastal cuisine, handcrafted cocktails, and weekly live music.

Rocket, Anjuna

Rocket is a casual joint that offers artisan burgers and sandwiches, and also hosts weekly live music and art gatherings.

Hopping Frog, Anjuna

Hopping Frog is a backpacker hostel space situated in close proximity to the beach. Join in with the international traveller community who groove to live music entertainment and open mic nights, thrice a week.

Royal Enfield Garage Cafe, Baga

Royal Enfield Garage Café is a celebration of all things Royal Enfield. Experience a culture of motorcycling at this brand destination cafe that boasts a laid-back vibe. Enjoy a craft brew, immerse yourselves in motocycling history, or just laze about as a cool breeze wafts over this lively space. Whether you're a seasoned biker or still looking to get your hands on two wheels, Royal Enfield Garage Cafe welcomes you with open arms! Know more about ROYAL ENFIELD GARAGE CAFE>>  

Toro Toro, Baga

Overlooking the Arpora-Baga creek, Toro Toro is a grillhouse highlighted by an outdoor caravan bar. Order for cocktials, sushi, and sheesha while grooving to the tunes of locla bands through the week.

Favela, Baga

Favela is a bar and kitchen with the characteristic Goan charm, which hosts live entertainment on several nights of the week.

Cavala, Baga

Cavala is one of Baga's more popular resorts and is located a stone’s throw from its bustling beach. A charming blend of old world hospitality and modern comfort, this intimate seaside resort offers comfortable and well appointed guestrooms and suites, a restaurant that features delectable continental and Goan cuisine, and a bar that has become the place to be for live music.
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Cantare, Saligao

Cantare a popular gastropub in Saligao, Goa, known for great live music, amazing talent & delicious food. It is a local village tavern with a twist!

Koi, Candolim

Set in a refurbished Portuguese house off the main Calangute-Candolim main road, Koi is Goa's premier restaurant serving Asian fusion cuisine. Drop by for live music events through the week.

Watson's, Candolim

Watson's is a friendly neighbourhood pub serving delightful cocktails and savoury bites in a contemporary Goan ambience.

Cohiba, Sinquerim

Set on the main road to Fort Aguada, Cohiba is a restaurant and lounge bar serving a delectable fusion cuisine with signature cocktails. They host themed jazz and live music nights through the week all year.

The Lazy Goose, Nerul

The Lazy Goose is a riverside restaurant and bar offering sumptuous seafood along with a fine collection of cocktails and wines. Expect live music and entertainment through the week.

Down The Road, Panjim

Down The Road is a riverfront pub, lounge and multicuisine restaurant overlooking the Ourem creek.

Deltin Royale, Panjim

Deltin Royale is an offshore floating casino that also serves multi cuisine buffet meals, single malts, and handrolled cigars. Between poker tournaments, and a variety of casino games, enjoy live music by local artists and international performers every day at the indoor lounge and the terrace deck.

Taverna Panjim, Panjim

Taverna Panjim is a bar, Goan restaurant, and entertainment space inspired by Goa's age old taverns.

Joet's, Bogmalo

Joet's is a lively Goan beach shack that serves fresh seafood dishes, plus hosts live music and karaoke evenings.

Nostalgia, Raia

Nestled in the state’s hinterland, Nostalgia is a specialty restaurant with an expertise in traditional Goan cuisine. Set in an expansive space, reminiscent of Goa’s old charm, their exclusive Goan menu with strong Portuguese roots, it is not to be missed.

Sofar Sounds Goa, secret locations

Sofar Sounds brings the essence of live music to intimate settings in secret locations every month. Sign up to be invited to the latest events that feature curated independent musicians who perform original songs to a select and limited audience.

SHALA 142, Assagao

Shala 142 is a jungle space dedicated to Yoga, Qigong, Shamanic Healing & Massage. Gather here for occasional and intimate live music events.

Saraya, Sangolda

Nestled in the village jungle of Sangolda, Saraya is a quaint space by the side of peacock dancing paddy fields with tree houses and earth houses built around humungous trees. The space houses a vegetarian health café which sources most of its greens from their organic kitchen garden, going by the mantra “zero miles of carbon footprint”; with tree houses and mud house accommodation facilities; and an art gallery. It has been designed as a space where people can come together to create, share and experience art, food and living in rhythm with nature. The word Saraya means 'to begin, to flow' - reflects the infinite nature of creativity.

Prime Rose, Sangolda

Prime Rose is an retro-themed Irish pub with a twist that occupies an old Portuguese house. Bring your friends for karaoke nights and live music through the week.

Guru Bar & Restaurant, Anjuna

Located on the narrow lane along the northern stretch of Anjuna beach, this cozy shack is an inviting eatery with an enjoyable spread across cuisines. A family run establishment since the days of hippie tourists in Anjuna during the late 50’s, Guru Bar is as famous for its short eats and daily specials as for amazing sunset views. The premise also includes a guesthouse and a nightclub for non-trance music.


Antares is a restaurant, beach club and resort located on the alluring Ozran Beach, in North Goa. Situated atop a small hill overlooking the Arabian sea, revel in dining, music and entertainment on your beach vacation to Goa.

GROK, Candolim

GROK by Hyatt Centric Candolim Goa is a Goan chic 24 hour resto-bar that serves international cuisine with a focus on local favourites, along with an array of artisanal cocktails. #GetLostInGoa

OLIVE, Vagator

Olive Goa graces a cliffside location overlooking Vagator beach. Savor Mediterranean cuisine with local ingredients while listening to jazz tunes and more during weekly themed nights.


Uddo Sunset Bar & Kitchen boasts a secluded location overlooking the Chapora Bay and the small Uddo beach. When the sky is clear, enjoy stunning sunset vistas over drinks and live music.


Conveniently located near the airport, Chi:Noa Kitchen is a casual all day eatery, which also hosts live music during the weekends. Their quirky menu is an interesting mix of Goan and Mediterranean fare, including burgers, smoothies, salads, and cold-pressed detox juices.


Beyond Nomad is a postel and creative space spread across a refurbished Goan villa, situated a few minutes away from the beach. Interact with fellow travellers, show off your creative side, enjoy live music sessions, and sign up for workshops that happen regularly.


  • Live music and entertainment
  • Local & international artists
  • Intimate venues
  • Weekly themed nights

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