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Tamarind

#203 of 2,563 Restaurants in Lisbon
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Rua Da Gloria ,43 | Lisbon, Lisbon 1250-115, Portugal
+351 939 615 623
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Today
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: We have facility to provide Halal also on demand.
Good for:
Romance
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 177
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  • 87
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
We agree - best naan bread we've ever tasted :)

Lovely little restaurant this. Wonderfully attentive service (not too much or too little), delicious food and naan bread to die for - making the whole meal an eat with your fingers experience - if you know what I mean. From other reviews we expected the dishes to be underspiced, but this was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
zzippyman
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Kent UK
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Kent UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Lovely little restaurant this. Wonderfully attentive service (not too much or too little), delicious food and naan bread to die for - making the whole meal an eat with your fingers experience - if you know what I mean. From other reviews we expected the dishes to be underspiced, but this was perhaps a little unfair as we found that... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Wanted to finally try Indian food in Lisbon. Thought I'd try Tamarind since its near. Restaurant looked nice. Very clean. Service was attentive. Meal was a bit flavorless. The veggie samosa's crust was a bit thick. Not as light and flaky as I'm used to. The Nan was a bit dry. Main course lacked flavor. A bit watered down. My... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The dishes I've tried until now are the typical you get in Indian Restaurants. Samosa, naan, curry, tandoori chicken... But they taste better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

''We booked a table for dinner on friday evening and were treated to a superb meal.The service was well-informed and friendly, and the food was freshly prepared and really delicious, Plenty of Varieties are beautifully spiced and the portions are well matched to those with a good appetite.''

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

We have been here several times and the food never disappoints. The cheese and garlic naan are superb.We used to order tandoori chicken. The best Indian food ever had from this side of Lisbon.Very nice friendly staff in service also.I will recommend to all to try one time you will be definitely a good fan of Tamarind.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

This was our first experience with Indian food but after the meal ee enjoyed a lot.The service was also as exceptional as the meal.Tandoori chicken and butter chicken curry are highly recommended. If you want to enjoy tasteful and delicious Indian food then TAMARIND is the best place.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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50 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Folks from the Black Country and Birmingham are probably the most critical reviewers when it comes to the national dish (of the Midlands, that is). Hence, I'm not sure that my review would be as highly scored back in the UK, but we need to remember that we are away from Godzone.....!! Therefore, I'm no going to tear the dish... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Dont be put off by the external appearance of this place, it's small but lovely inside. The service was very attentive without being too much. Had a fab meal here and the keema naan was actually the best I've ever had!! The butter chicken was good but not as tasty as I've had at home. Reasonably priced too - we... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Very impressed with the prawn vindaloo and Goan prawn curry. Great service! Nice ambiance nice area very attentive staff.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I was craving good Indian cuisine while on a trip to Lisbon with my dad and both loved it, despite the fact that my dad isn't usually a lover of Indian food. The portions are a good size and the service was fast. We went on a weekday and it was very quiet, probably due to its location.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Da Gloria ,43 | Lisbon, Lisbon 1250-115, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 939 615 623

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 16
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Dining on a budget

Description

We have facility to provide Halal also on demand.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?