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Masala Mantra

Fonte De Boliqueime | On highway N125, Boliqueime 8100-070, Portugal
+351 913 410 642
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“masala” (26 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“kulfi” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
LOCATION
Fonte De Boliqueime | On highway N125, Boliqueime 8100-070, Portugal
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Reviewed today

MM is the best Indian cuisine I've ever experienced in my whole life. I've eaten Indian in countless restaurants and none of them has even come close to Masala Mantra, not by a long shot. I've never reviewed an Indian restaurant as most often the...More

Thank klemczak
Reviewed yesterday

Damp November evening lifted by beautiful food. Excellent service and I would highly recommend people try this gem of a restaurant in the Algarve. Food full of layers of flavour and interesting discussions about the history of food. We will most definitely be returning.

Thank Kaye J
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and your kind review, We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal experience with us. We look forward to seeing you soon. Warm regards Mrudula

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times now with friends and as a couple. For my husband's birthday the chef cooked a selection of vegan dishes for us that were absolutely delicious - the deep fried spinach is so special! On other occasions the chef was...More

Thank Shelagh C
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind visit and your kind review. We are glad that you enjoyed your meal with us, We shall look forward to your next visit. Our team is highly encouraged with your kind words. warm regards Mrudula

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Hands down the best Indian we have ever eaten, probably the best meal out we have ever eaten. Truly authentic Indian food cooked by an exceptional professional Indian chef who really knows his stuff. We were blown away by the whole experience. We didn’t order...More

Thank Solelunatravel
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind visit and reviewing us on tripadvisor.We are very glad that you enjoyed your meal with us . Your​ review is a great source of encouragement for our team. we look forward to seeing you soon. warm...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018

Ever wondered what REAL Indian food tastes like, prepared by an expert professional chef from India? Wonder no more. This is the real deal, folks. All the dishes are prepared from scratch using the finest traditional ingredients. If the chef can't get his hands on...More

Thank Scott S
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind visit and your review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your meal experience with us. we look forward to seeing you again soon. warm regards​ Mrudula

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

With 4 people we had a fantastic diner. The lady of the house is very friendly and helpful. Food close to perfection. The crispy spinach was a surprising starter. Delicious!! One point of critisism; the waiters are a bit enthousiastic to give attention. In 10...More

Thank Dorine R
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind visit and your review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your meal experience with us. We apologise for being intrusive during your meal experience and we are very sorry for making you feel rushed. Our intentions were...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The best Indian restaurant I have ever been to and I love Indian food so I have been to quite a few but none like this; the food is authentic, fresh and heavenly. The chef/owner and his wife are very hospitable and friendly, explaining the...More

Thank Dorit R
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind visit and your review.​ We are grateful for your kind words and your review means a lot to us. We are glad that you enjoyed your meal with us and for your support .we look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Very low meat content in all the dishes does not live up to the hype. Has its own style small portions but small prices tooMore

1  Thank Keith K
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind visit and also for reviewing us. We apologise for not meeting your expectations. As a standard internationally, our main course comprises 220gms of which 180 gms of chicken/lamb/fish/ shrimps. We strive to maintain our standards, We are sorry...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

We had not been for a few month, and decided to bring some friends over to Masala Mantra to introduce them to this wonderful food. Both of them have been to India many times and they were amazed at the authenticity and quality of both...More

Thank PerNorrgren
Mrudula D, Public Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks for your review and your continued support with your words of encouragement and visits.We are glad that you enjoyed your meal with your friends. We look forward to your next visit. warm regards Mrudula

Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Well tried this establishment after all the good reviews on TripAdvisor and wasn't disappointed probably the best Indian cuisine I've ever had and believe me I'm spoilt for choice in my home city of Glasgow... Fantastic hosts husband and wife team husband is the chef...More

Thank albertosoave777
Mrudula D, Guest Relations Manager at Masala Mantra, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind visit and your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your meal with us. Your review is a great source of encouragement for the team. We look forward to your next visit. warm regards Mrudula

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ZagSharif
September 15, 2018|
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Response from Mrudula D | Property representative |
Yes please, we offer HALAL meats.
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jack1338
November 17, 2017|
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Response from Toby L | Reviewed this property |
Hi yeah it's open all year check times over thE festive period as many change. A great restaurant, not as cheap as others but far better.
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Craig S
September 26, 2017|
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Response from Kenneth Y | Property representative |
Hi Craig. Unfortunately, we don't. However, if you wish to pick up the food like many guests do, you could call us ahead with your order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $28
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fonte De Boliqueime | On highway N125, Boliqueime 8100-070, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Boliqueime
  • Phone Number: +351 913 410 642
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Description
We do INDIAN cuisine in the truest sense,Recipes well researched and Authentic. Professionally trained Chefs. We offer a huge vegetarian offerings, vegan options.
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