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Largo Dona Estefania 7, Lisbon 1000-126, Portugal
+351 21 355 8894
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12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic the service was good.staff really nice and friendly.I would recommend this restaurant to anyone

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Thank cunha c
Kuching, Malaysia
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had our dinner during our 3 nights stay in Lisbon.The restaurant is known to taxi drivers;it cost only 5Euro in taxifare.As we arrived both of us were greeted by a smiling waiter.We did not make any reservation but there were 3 empty tables.As we are used to Indian food we straight away ordered our meals;I have... More 

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Thank mohdzain50
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Met by a friendly staff, they were helpful and told us lots about the different spices and what we should eat together and not. Had a lovely dinner!

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Thank Tora H
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Had an awesome lunch there. Food is Indian-based, but with some nice twists. We prefer spicy, and it is nice they can accommodate more or less spice as you like! Bob, the owner, was EXTREMELY helpful with the various food choices. We had an incredible lamb biryani, curried shrimp and a number of other items that were beyond expectations. Will... More 

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Thank Bill P
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We went there hoping we would get some proper Indian to tickle out taste buds. The service was outstanding but I found the food a little bland...the Indian spices were missing. So if you like bland food then this is the place. We got some starters and one Thali between the two of us and as we are not big... More 

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Thank Murtaza M
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

On holiday with my partner we popped in for dinner, wanted to try a selection of dishes and the waiter - in excellent English - recommended a refillable selection dish. Splendid food, very reasonably priced and good, cheap wine!

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

As Indian restaurants go it looks like one and the food looks familiar but make no mistake that's as far as it goes. The reason the total lack spice. The Pakora starter was tasty but considering it was a Bhaji doesn't help. When you look at the menu it is sparse but enough selection however whatever you decide on the... More 

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Thank Preload
Birmingham
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267 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Booked a table at this restaurant which wasn't acknowledged by staff on arrival but no matter as a table was available. Menu provided for food but not drinks so had to ask a couple of times. Wine choice not available but second bottle was and very nice. Waiter tried to get us to have a thali and a theme with... More 

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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The moment you get in the door you understand you did the best choice! The food is delicious, the staff amazing and after this experience you have a problem.... where to go next time...because you've been in the best Indian restaurant in Lisbon, believe it!!!

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Thank Rui P
Belo Horizonte, MG
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

The place was crowded on a wednesday night at 7:30 PM. Tables for two are Very close to one another, one may interact with other clientes; They also haver a deck outside but It was Winter. Due to a long line outside we had to eat and leve the table quickly.great food: speacially the grilled Lamb, appetizers are very spicy.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Dona Estefania 7, Lisbon 1000-126, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 355 8894

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