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Lt. 4 Avenida dos Pescadores | Near the Church, Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
+351 282 768 825
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 15, 2017

I was in the restaurant with a couple of friends of mine last week. It was a very nice experience as we all love Indian cuisine. I should say that the food was great, especially liked the mixed vegetables with chicken bhuna and naan bread and popdumps. We did enjoy the food, the service was good but when we came... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed December 31, 2016

First let me say this is a good Indian restaurant. We were looking forward to returning as two years ago we had one of the best Indian meals we had ever had anywhere here. Our first disappointment was that the menu had changed and was now just the generic bog standard Indian menu you find everywhere, with no intriguing sounding... More 

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Thank Foodiejem
New York
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2016

It was 6pm and Pashmina, the wonderful indian restaurant, was not open for another half hour. Should we wait, my wife and I wondered, well it turns out we should have. When we got our table, the restaurant was fairly empty, but others came in soon behind us. We ordered quickly as we had our 3 year old with us.... More 

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Thank ono2009
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Very good quality food and great friendly service - generous portions and for a change freshly cooked popadoms

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Thank Martin M
new york
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2016

I was not expecting much having had great Indian food in New York City but this far exceeded my expectations

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Thank newyorksteve
Capbreton, France
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed December 11, 2016

We've been there few months ago in family and came back just the 2 of us. We ordered some pickles (fresh and delicious) and some veggies curry (amazing) and spinach chicken (sauce delicious). We had a very tasty and nice dinner. Service was perfect. I highly recommend!

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Thank Colin T
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Never in our lives have we tasted food so awful, as nice as what the waiter was, the lady sat in the corner didn't take her eyes off us, really off putting seen as we just wanted a romantic night out. Food was nothing special, ended up leaving the main as both myself and my partner felt it all just... More 

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Thank Rebeccabetty
Almondsbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

We went on what must have been the wettest evening in Luz, the welcome was warm and friendly. The food was superb. The king prawns were huge and very tasty. Would definitely recommend this one!

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Thank waterside2016
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

We visited with friends, who are regulars. We were promised a great meal and that's what we got. I ordered Chicken Pathia - my usual. It wasn't on the menu, but no problem. And it was excellent- as good as my favourite UK restaurant. We returned two nights later and whilst it was quiet (Sunday night in November) we enjoyed... More 

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2016

There were very few restaurants open on a Monday in November, so we chose Saffron... the staters wee mediocre, lacking in spice and flavour... we had samosas which were thick and not well filled and the sheek kebab was dull and probably not cooked in the tandoor.... so disappointing. The mango and lamb curry, however, was much better with good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lt. 4 Avenida dos Pescadores | Near the Church, Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 768 825

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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