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Rita's Gourmet Goa

256 Behind Material Organization | Adjacent to Joggers’ Park, Dabolim 403801, India
+91 75074 52225
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So much fun!

My husband and I visited Rita’s beautiful place last week. The place is amazing, the market tour... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Sora J
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Both the market visit and cooking experience was excellent !

Rita and her team know what they are doing. A warm, bright and friendly place. We learnt a lot... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Ian D
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Goa a well known tourist destination for its golden sand, charming people, heritage monuments is also popular for scrumptious food. So if you are interested in cooking and would like to learn more on culinary delight and taste of Indian & Goan Cuisine, then join us at Rita’s Gourmet Goa and unravel how an Indian kitchen comes out with such a varied nature of delectable spiced curries and delicious dishes. Enjoy a fun filled cooking session and savouring the delicious dishes in an outdoor garden kitchen. Rita's Gourmet offers a number of culinary workshops and food tours. To name a few : (1) The popular Five hours Cooking Class with Local Farmer’s Market tour (2) Three & Five days Comprehensive Cookery Workshop in Indian Cuisine and in exclusive Goan Cuisine (3) Shore Culinary tour for Cruise line Passengers (4) Three days Culinary & Heritage tour. Add value to your Goan holiday by joining us at Rita's Gourmet Goa and we will not only teach you all about Masalas, Curries, Chutneys, flavorful Indian delicacies but will also take you around on a rich culinary tour showcasing the spice plantation, local farmer's market tour, heritage museums showcasing culinary and agrarian artifacts and many more culinary experiences.
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256 Behind Material Organization | Adjacent to Joggers’ Park, Dabolim 403801, India
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Rita’s beautiful place last week. The place is amazing, the market tour was fantastic and learning how to make Goan and Indian food was so much fun! I now know how to make my own samosa which I am so...More

Thank Sora J
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Rita and her team know what they are doing. A warm, bright and friendly place. We learnt a lot about curries and breads, Rita tailored it to us ( one vego, one carnivore ) ! Very clean, tidy and a pleasure to be there. Thoroughly...More

Thank Ian D
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Ian, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the learning of curries and breads and cooking class experience as whole. I along with...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We spent three amazing days with Rita and it’s staff. We had an extremely complete hands on introduction to Goan and Indian cuisine, learning about local products, spices and cooking techniques. And above all, Rita is an inspiring woman and amazing host.More

Thank Martins_Alfredo
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Alfredo, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the three days comprehensive cooking class and the entire cooking experience as a whole. I...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We had an amazing day with Rita and her team learning how to produce authentic Indian food and of course eat it too. I will look forward to making your gorgeous recipes back home. Thanks Rita we had a great day.More

Thank catherine m
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Catherine, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the shore culinary tour experience. I along with my staff extend our best wishes. Celebrate...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Rita and her staff were very helpful, fell in love with the breakfast (masala dosa) and the chai masala. The market experience was good as well, buy all your spices there so you get your guide to help you choose the best quality stuff.More

Thank GabrielaBirnescu
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Gabriela, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the cooking class and market tour experience. I along with my staff extend our best...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

We booked this class to do something different. We love the indian food and spices so Rita was so knowledgeable and lovely. The food we made was incredible! We stayed in Goa only for one day during a cruise and Rita organised everthing from the...More

Thank reiseleiter1232018
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the shore culinary tour experience. I along with my staff extend our best wishes. Celebrate...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

My Wife and I went for the 3 hrs class - cooking a total of 5 dishes! Everything was sooo tasty and Rita was an awesome teacher! Would highly recommend to anyone who as a passion for cooking.More

Thank Sidharth B
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Sidharth, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the cooking class and relished the food experience. I along with my staff extend our...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

My 15 year old daughter and I had a wonderful time at Rita's Indian breads workshop. This was the only activity my daughter would agree to do in Goa as she just wanted to relax on this vacation. It was well worth it. My daughter...More

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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you & your daughter enjoyed the Indian bread workshop experience. I along with my staff extend our...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We loved our class with Rita. Started with a delicious breakfast and market tour. Back in the kitchen, Rita ran us through the spices many of which we had seen at the market. We cooked a crazy amount of food (a special vegetarian menu of...More

Thank Veronicancan
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the Cooking Class experience including the market tour. Thanks for recommending us. I along with...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Rita was so knowledgeable and lovely. The food we made was incredible! Genuinely couldn't have had a better day.More

Thank nomadicbex
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the Cooking Class experience. I along with my staff extend our best wishes. Celebrate the...More

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Omg that's a bit much no?
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Response from Bugaboojune | Reviewed this property |
You can try through Facebook as well. She was just tagged on a post 7 hours ago, Rita Shinde.
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If i remember the website is the best place to contact them .. i would try again you will love the experience
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