About Us

The Story Behind Thalassa

Take your time to savour the distinctly airy, Mediterranean summer-holiday vibe and festive atmosphere, while you indulge yourself with some of my favourite dishes. Come, enjoy the spirit and soul of traditional Greek cooking. “Kali Orexi”. Your’s Lovingly – Mariketty

Spiro Grana

Spiro, is also the star dancer for the Greek performances Thalassa has to offer. From cooking in his mom’s kitchen to a flourishing career of his own, Spiro has been doing this his whole life. His rich experience shows through beautiful, flavourful and unpretentious food with a focus on local ingredients. Together with his partner, Spiro’s latest venture the Riverhouse offers a refreshing, one-of-a-kind dining experience.

Mariketty Grana

Native to the beautiful Greek island of Corfu, Mariketty always felt a deep connection with India. Intrigued by the similarity between Greek & Indian culture she thought of Making Goa her home & has now been here for 27 years. Belonging to a family of Restaurateurs’, her instincts of creating magic through food spread & Thalassa Greek Taverna, one of North Goa’s most popular & successful restaurants was born.


Thalassa has been the pioneer in providing world class entertainment with Traditional & Celebratory Greek dances like Sirtaki & Zorba that are performed live, accompanied by the smashing of plates to honor the dancers & showering of flowers on those partaking in the celebrations. Stunning cabaret shows, carnival dances & fire shows will make sure that your dining experience will not only satiate your bellies but your mind and soul as well.


Thalassa has grown slowly and organically and received great acclaim since its inception. Quality cuisine, service, hospitality and entertainment aside Thalassa is also home to some ground breaking fashion and upcoming lifestyle product stores such as FLAME, La Vie Boheme, Reef, KukuNana and many more. For those looking to spice up their wardrobes, flaunt new jewellery or just looking for Gifts for friends and family there’s something for everyone here.

Each evening a new work of art unfolds and life seems to slow down to a breath and eventually to just a heartbeat. Every fleeting moment filled with peace and serenity. The music plays with your ears and if you let go, your mind and body begin to dance and sway in the breeze.