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Zaafran

Largo Dona Estefania 7, Lisbon 1000-126, Portugal
+351 21 355 8894
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Closes in 2 min
19:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Largo Dona Estefania 7, Lisbon 1000-126, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The buzz here is invigorating! Simply decorated, this Indian an inspired restaurant serves the best tasting food of really high quality! BiBi, one half of the owners, is the chef. Her understanding of flavours and textures is masterful! Bob her husband is the host making...More

Thank jacquelinem449
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Joining our two Lisbon friends, my family and I had a fantastic meal at Zaafran that was as much about the assortment of dishes but also the excellent customer service with the owner, Bob, so attentive and helpful. We had 3 different rice dishes, coconut...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Mehboob does an absolutely fantastic job. Best Indian food in Lisbon and great hospitality Great prawn and chicken dishes and dessert is out of this world.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The food was fantastic the service was good.staff really nice and friendly.I would recommend this restaurant to anyone

Thank cunha c
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had our dinner during our 3 nights stay in Lisbon.The restaurant is known to taxi drivers;it cost only 5Euro in taxifare.As we arrived both of us were greeted by a smiling waiter.We did not make any reservation but there were 3...More

Thank mohdzain50
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Met by a friendly staff, they were helpful and told us lots about the different spices and what we should eat together and not. Had a lovely dinner!

Thank Tora H
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Had an awesome lunch there. Food is Indian-based, but with some nice twists. We prefer spicy, and it is nice they can accommodate more or less spice as you like! Bob, the owner, was EXTREMELY helpful with the various food choices. We had an incredible...More

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We went there hoping we would get some proper Indian to tickle out taste buds. The service was outstanding but I found the food a little bland...the Indian spices were missing. So if you like bland food then this is the place. We got some...More

Thank Murtaza M
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

On holiday with my partner we popped in for dinner, wanted to try a selection of dishes and the waiter - in excellent English - recommended a refillable selection dish. Splendid food, very reasonably priced and good, cheap wine!

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

As Indian restaurants go it looks like one and the food looks familiar but make no mistake that's as far as it goes. The reason the total lack spice. The Pakora starter was tasty but considering it was a Bhaji doesn't help. When you look...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Dona Estefania 7, Lisbon 1000-126, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 355 8894
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