I still owe one to that stranger I met over a drink @ Pine shack, who enlightened me about a place called Florentine. Florentine is a must visit place - go there and try "Chicken Cafreal" with Goan bread. Its their flagship offering and the best in Goa.
I came back to Florentine after people told me this place has changed a lot in matters of service and food. .. My previous experience was bad. So i was skeptical when i entered here again. Well To my surprise this place has indeed changed .. I ordered for a large whiskey with soda, a quarter cafreal with Pav, a... 更多
The Fish was not fresh, the Chicken Cafrial, which it is famous for, had no taste at all. The Masala Prawns and the Bombay Duck had no taste either. Would avoid unless desperate.
We visited this place in May last year snd didnt find anything exceptional except the Chicken Cafreal ,which i guess my wife may also cook up a similar or better fare than them...The wait was HORRENDOUS....The ambience doesnt compensate for the long wai...it gives a Mess like feel as its hot as hell there during the nights..and the service of... 更多
went after reading rave reviews...a bit tucked away and was very warm in the already hot weather. service was friendly. chicken cafreal was nice but not over the top. limited beer menu and not chilled either. poi seemed tough and not very fresh...they could have at least warmed it. mackerel rechado was not cooked properly and when we shared the... 更多
n Goa, the search for Chicken Cafreal begins and ends at Florentine,the pioneering restaurant that put this Goan fried chicken on the global food map Caetano D’Costa encountered Chicken Cafreal in the early 80s. At the time, he was working in the kitchen of the Mandovi Hotel in Panjim, under the tutelage of a senior chef, Caridade Alfonso. Caetano D’costa’s... 更多
Best Chicken Cafreal. Enough said. Order the quart of Cafreal... Don't miss the gravy.. Dip bread... Drool. Order quart again. The restaurant serves a tonne of other stuff... The menu is long. But everyone eats just the Cafreal. You should find out Why. Again...don't miss the gravy