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Avenida Emidio Navarro 37, Coimbra 3000-150, Portugal
+351 239 094 191
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Being a vegetarian, it was tough to find a vegetarian place in Coimbra. However when we discovered this place - it was a blessing. The food was wonderful and flavorful. One con - avoid the kulfi. It wasn't that great. Everything else was great.

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Thank Bijal4444
Coimbra, Portugal
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162 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I've been here numerous times, the latest being in a group. The service has always been very good, with the waiting staff attentive. The menu offers a wide variety of Indian cuisine and also offers some Portuguese dishes for those who do not want Indian. I've always had a good meal here and have never left dissatisfied. It is now... More 

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Thank martyncymro
Coimbra, Portugal
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We have lived in Portugal 6 years and have walked past this place so many times but never ventured in as it looked so uninviting from the outside. What is the saying..never judge a book by its cover!! The same goes for this restaurant, it is great inside, the food is good, the staff are good and we will definitely... More 

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Miranda do Corvo, Portugal
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

If external appearances were the only criteria to judge a restaurant on then you would walk straight past! Tatty curtains, unclean windows and old faded menu cards. But we had heard good reports so, undaunted, we entered. If you are able to recall the 70's and 80's in England, every Indian restaurant, and there were many, all seemed to have... More 

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Chalfont St Peter, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Staying locally our check on trip advisor showed highly recommended Indian restaurant close by. We were warned not to be dissuaded by the exterior which proved to be very accurate. Staff were friendly and welcoming, Comprehensive menu, excellent quality and very reasonably priced. Would certainly return and recommend to others.

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Thank teddieb0y
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19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 9 staying in a nearby hotel and came upon this nice restaurant. A friendly welcome, varied menu and well prepared and presented Indian food. Reasonable prices and good service. Don't be put off by the shabby exterior of the building.

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Thank Ratherbebiking
Lisbon, Portugal
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255 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

The food is truly amazing and the staff is friendly. The problema is about the place itself, cause it doesn't have natural light and the decor is a bit "heavy".

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Thank Juzynha
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Had an absolutely fantastic meal here the other night. All of the dishes were amazing, the service was flawless and the ambiance was perfect. Do not be put off by the look of the building from the outside.

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Thank Darren K
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Gul&Guls is one of my favourite restaurants. The food is plenty of flavour, everything tastes really good. I recomend naan bread, manga sauce, pulau rice, prawn shrimps and chicken w/ coco and bambu. Everything at a realy good price. I truly recomend.

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Thank Renato S
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Today we had a lunch there with my boyfriend. Firstly I'd like to mention that food was tasteful, also the waitress was nice, calm and helpful with making an order. But we found the size of a portion and prices as disadvantage. We payed 21€ for 2 main dishes, small bottle of wine and 1 appetizer, but portions were really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Pakistani, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Emidio Navarro 37, Coimbra 3000-150, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 094 191

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