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“An excellent albeit excentred Indian discovery!”
Review of Farah's Tandoori

Farah's Tandoori
Ranked #7 of 93 Restaurants in Carcavelos
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

This little gem is located in a residential area close to Cascais and only accessible by car. However, it is worth the trip. The menu is extensive with several specials for lunch. The samosas were full and not oily. The shrimps with coconut milk were savory and not spicy. All the other dishes displayed the spice spectrum of the individual regions, i.e chicken tandoori, mutton vandaloo, beef biryani. Desserts were good.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The dall was wonderful and the naan as well. The rice was great. Try it if you are in the Carcavelos area.

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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

So much to say about Farah's Tandoori, after more than a year of nearly weekly visits to get our fix for Indian! We normally come for lunch and enjoy a full repast, from pappadams to desserts. Sometimes we have the garlic na'an, sometimes veggie samosas to start, then into a long list of favorites from which to choose. The vegetarian selections, from eggplant to lentil koftas to saag paneer, are all excellent, as are favorites such as butter chicken and kormas. The owner is sometimes behind the stove and will cook up a special dish if you ask. And save room for dessert, as these are house-made, and Rosie's tiramisu is simply my favorite of any I've tried. She is a custard genius! The prices reflect great value, and the setting is friendly and warm. There's outside seating too, on the praça. A lovely place!

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

I was never really a fan of Indian cuisine BUT Farah's Tandoori made me re-think. The nan was absolutely delicious, freshly baked, not too sweet - heaven! My husband and I had different dishes as well as Masalla tea (my first as well) and salted lassi - another thing I am now fan of. Service was very friendly and the price very reasonable. I'll be back and can highly recommend it. Thank you for a fantastic meal!

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2  Thank Melanie G
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

First and foremost, the food is VERY good. Authentic curry house flavours freshly prepared at the premises. The dishes can be prepared to your personal taste - just ask when you order.

The service is friendly, efficient and the owners are always at hand to advise and help. The restaurant is modern, well equipped and very comfortable. The atmosphere is very pleasant for couples, and small groups of people looing to enjoy a good curry.

Once a month (or so), they host an Indian dancer how performs a number of classical Indian dances throughout the evening.

For me, Farah's Tandoori is one of the best Indian restaurants in the great Lisbon-Cascais area. Thoroughly recommend you try them.

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2  Thank sharma1152015
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