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Clay Oven Indian Kitchen

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Avenida dos Descobrimentos | Edif. Mira Vila, R/C, Bloco B, Albufeira 8200-260, Portugal
+351 289 586 868
18:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Having spent time in India, shopping at all the Asian stores at home AND making a mean curry myself, I'd consider myself fussy when it comes to a good Indian! The clay oven is nothing short of amazing. I've had one take out and have just ordered my second (I'm only here for a week!). The service is great as... More 

2 Thank BoogyBoogy
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a lovely meal in this very popular restaurant. Be prepared to have to wait for a table though as it gets very busy. The food is worth the wait though.

1 Thank i8caravans2016
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Without doubt the highlight of our holiday in albufeira! The food was amazing; fresh and full of flavour and the staff couldn't have been better can't recommend this restaurant highly enough thank you.

1 Thank DeeDee H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best Indian in Albufeira. Even though we were a group of 7 and had to wait for a hour for our table it was well worth the wait. We got great food, good service and great athmosphere in the place. Everything was so fresh and you could feel that it was authentic and pure.

1 Thank Sveinbjörn J
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The restaurant has been upgraded and has only been there a couple of months since moving from down the road. The food is lovely and the portion sizes were big enough. The restaurant has been well decorated and is very clean. Its good value for money and is one of the best Indians iv'e had abroad.

1 Thank bethgriff2016
Faro, Portugal
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice decoration, retro not very indian. The food was great. Service very friendly and helpful. The price was normal for a restaurant of this type.

1 Thank Zackster_Luis
Muscat, Oman
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Clay oven when we visited was fully booked, we had to wait a short 5 minutes for a table to be free. Starter papadums, chicken tika sisler and main cocos cream chicken with basmati rice. On the side a naan garlic cheese. The clay oven service is really great fast and with a smile. The food taste real Indian with... More 

1 Thank Koek W
Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The best Indian restaurant in the Algarve. Owned and managed by Indians and not Bangladeshis parading as Indians. First time we have been to the new restaurant and considering they have just opened is was great to receive such fantastic service and that the quality of food has been maintained. Highly recommended and can't wait till next time. When we... More 

1 Thank Dharmesh M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Been a few times always have had very good food they have moved next door much bigger but still have to wait outside so we give it a miss this time

1 Thank louleagill
Dublin, Ireland
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my husband went for a meal here while on our holidays! It was amazing! The food, wine, staff and atmosphere were second to none! The staff are very attentive. We had 2 starters, 2 mains and a bottle of wine for less than €50. Can't recommend enough. They take bookings for tables up to 7pm but it's a... More 

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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
Average prices
US$16 - US$27
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida dos Descobrimentos | Edif. Mira Vila, R/C, Bloco B, Albufeira 8200-260, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 586 868
Authentic North Indian Cuisine.

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