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Mendi

Avenida da Boavista - 1430 - Loja 1, Porto 4100-114, Portugal
+351 22 609 1200
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (5 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Avenida da Boavista - 1430 - Loja 1, Porto 4100-114, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Food . Loved every bit of it. Great atmosphere. Host was awesome - The Gentleman as great. We had a good time.

Thank Shoaib Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

excellent quality and service. ive come here every time i visit porto, over many years, and the food is always delicious and abundant. i saw a criticism that its expensive--thats not true at all because they have a lunch special which is always great and...More

Thank Claudia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finding restaurants that have both vegetarian and gluten-free options can be difficult in Porto, but Mendi offers plenty of tasty options for my wife and daughter (see the photos of the menu). Meanwhile, for meat-eaters like myself, the lamb dishes were delightful (very tender and...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Mendi is located next to the Crowne Plaza Hotel. It is nicely furnished and the staff are polite and attentive. The food is very nice and I enjoyed my meal however I'm afraid it really cannot justify its prices which by Portugese standards are...More

Thank Alistair M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is up a side alleyway beside the Crowne Plaza on Av. Boavista. I had read some mixed reviews about it. I thought the food was good but it is on the expensive side. Average main course without rice or nan is around 20...More

Thank MJD68
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Situated down an alleyway next to the Crown Plaza hotel, this small restaurant excels at everything it does - the owner and his partner are absolutely charming, ensuring your dining experience is first class - the food was home-made, freshly cooked and of the highest...More

1  Thank rotiel321
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My colleague and I had the good fortune to be in Porto for a conference. We had four of our five dinners in Porto at Mendi. The service was prompt and friendly and the food was excellent. I had the prawn tandoori with some rice...More

Thank WKWMN
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently visited Porto as we love Indian food. Googled and found Mendi, what a find.... food amazing the restaurant is tastefully decorated. We met the owner Kamal who went out of his way to be charming and very attentive towards us....More

Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We went for lunch at Mendi on recommendation of a friend and were not disappointed. The panak paneer and stuffed naan were very very good.

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Staff, starting with the owner, are friendly and attentive and the quality of the food and drinks is beyond any remark! It can be expensive at dinner but it is worth it!

Thank Carla F
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Omar K
6 August 2017|
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Response from Craig M | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do take-out orders. If they don't do their own deliveries, you can order from one of the online delivery companies who will collect take-out and deliver to you.
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Don B
2 February 2017|
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Response from IsabelMNSS | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Check out Mendi's site: Look up in Google: netmenu.pt mendi In "CONTACTE-NOS" you can send an e-mail to them with your questions. Best regards
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msdq1
27 September 2016|
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Response from Margarida-R-Afonso | Reviewed this property |
Hi It is opened 12h-15h and 19h30-22h30. Reservation is no mandatory and usually not needed during the week. When I go on a Friday or Saturday I usually make a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida da Boavista - 1430 - Loja 1, Porto 4100-114, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 609 1200
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