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Maharaja Patiala Tandoori Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Rua Goncalo Velho | Edf. Arcada; Bloco1 - Loja 2, Monte Gordo 8900-458, Portugal
+351 281 543 206
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally when I am in Portugal I only frequent Portuguese restaurants but having read so many good revues of this place and loving Indian food I thought I would give it a try. We made two visits here during our nine night stay and they were the highlights of our holiday. On our first visit we chose from the tourist... More 

1 Thank Jontyftm
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

My family and I were recommended this restaurant and it proved to be a fantastic choice! The staff were incredibly friendly and made us feel at home. The owner, Mr. Thakur, was a very nice man. We ordered various dishes and the food was exceptional. We didn't expect to find such a truly authentic Indian restaurant in a small holiday... More 

Thank Nilesh P
Portimao, Portugal
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Lived in portugal 10 years and its the 1st time we have been that full in a curry house that we have had to submit and leave food. Great Food, great service. Popadums , for 2 with pickle tray and extra chutney, 1 chicken pakora starter and then a lamb saag and a chicken tikka one with pilau rice one... More 

Thank diskwizz
Tavira, Portugal
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

A warm welcome by the owner,Nepalese,ex Gurka,had the 11 euro menu,wonderful spiced Chicken curry, excellent value.

1 Thank Paul N
Bilbao, Spain
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here with our waiter Thakur who was very friendly and made us feel like family. The food was authentic and we'll prepared and a nice value foe what you get. We will be back!

Thank frenchtwan123
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59 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Food is good, just what you'd expect a curry or any other Indian food to taste like. Owner is very friendly and outgoing. Likes to know your name and does aan effort to remember them. Makes you feel welcome.

Thank Yang Yang C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Very good food and personal services. We liked how the family owned restaurant serves its guests, with a lot of sincererity and passion. The eur 11 special Menu is tasty and very good value for money (starter, main, drink, desert all included). Thanks for a great time and delicious food.

Thank Huizi A
North Yorks
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Excellent Indian food in Monte Gordo. Good food, good service, good price. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank C_GNorthYorks
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great curry evening here, staff very friendly, lovely chatting to the ex Gurkha who was based in Maidstone.

Thank carefulkev
Durham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food was fantastic We ate from the tourist menu which was sufficient. Definitely not fast service but it was first class and friendly, you have to make an evening of it. Well worth the visit, genuine Indian cuisine.

Thank paulmN1241TE

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Goncalo Velho | Edf. Arcada; Bloco1 - Loja 2, Monte Gordo 8900-458, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Monte Gordo
  • Phone Number: +351 281 543 206

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