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Cardamomo

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Indian, Vegetarian, Portuguese
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Rua Barao Viamonte, 43 | Rua Direita, Leiria 2400 - 261Leiria, Portugal
+351 244 832 033
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer

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  • 31
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  • 33
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 6
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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We found this wandering the old town of Leiria and a neighbour in the street said good food. He was right! We had fish curry of the day and the sauce was flavourful yet did not outdo the beautiful skate, cooked to perfection. A melt in the mouth moment. Goan style cooking at its best. Desserts were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
Briarose1
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We found this wandering the old town of Leiria and a neighbour in the street said good food. He was right! We had fish curry of the day and the sauce was flavourful yet did not outdo the beautiful skate, cooked to perfection. A melt in the mouth moment. Goan style cooking at its best. Desserts were delicious and the... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is a very good restaurant, with a nice decoration and pleasant ambiance, placed on the old centre of Leiria. The owner is from indian origin so, if you like it, try the indian food! The dishes are prepared in goese way (Goa was an ancian portuguese colony). They are really fresh and the look is very beautiful and care.... More 

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Lille, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A good place to change from typical portugueuse cuisine, you still have very traditional (balcalhau com broa, carne com mustarde) but also vegetarian and indian recipes. Very nice atmosphere and good music providing a very nice ambiance. Perfect timing to be served with gentle waiter or owner. A good place in Leiria to try, near the center place so easy... More 

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Lille, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Cozy ambiance, Indian or Portuguese dishes, only freshly made. Some vegetarian meal are available, I would recommend Portuguese dishes which are very tasty.

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Koksijde, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Strolling trough the small streets of old Leiria we discovered this small Indian restaurant (but serving also Portuguese food). It is located on the first floor of a building in a street with lots of buildings in need of restauration. The contrast with the restaurant is surprising: an inviting entrance and a clean, cosy restaurant lightly decorated with taste. One... More 

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Guadalajara, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

I tried Portuguese food and cooked very well. The food was very tasty, the flavor of papillot incredible. very good mushrooms gratin. Is the restaurant best flavors I've tried. good price and good service.

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Guadalajara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We tried a portuguese speciality and was very good, but have, also Indian food. Highly recommended to test Portuguese cuisine. The waiter was very attentive and friendly. The price for 4 drinks, 2 starters, 2 main dishes and 2 desserts was 45€. Good value for maney. I think it may be one of the best restaurants in Leira

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

Everything is great! Very nice and friendly service; nice background music and a divine food. The dishes are very well presented, but they taste even better! I'll be back for sure!!

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Moscow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

The list of available dishes was extremely short, so we didn't have much choice. Overall impression was ok, definitely nothing special at all, but a couple of hours later we both had a rather heavy feeling in the stomach. We suspected bacalao-either because of too much fat or because of something else. Very expensive coperto, but you can refuse it.... More 

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Constancia, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

FIrst of all, it´s not an indian restaurant, even no vegetarian meals you can find there. In my perspective, this is a Restaurant (normal one) with some creative add vallue on the preparation and presentation of the meals. The service it´s quite slow, but the quality its good (normal quality for restaurants in this region of Portugal). I suggest to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Barao Viamonte, 43 | Rua Direita, Leiria 2400 - 261Leiria, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Leiria
  • Phone Number: +351 244 832 033

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 to 17
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Portuguese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 12:00 am

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