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Restaurante Lumbini

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Rua da Esperanca 42, Lisbon 1200-658, Portugal
+351 21 396 5870
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Salema, Portugal
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This place is so lovely. The staff were friendly, welcoming and helpful. The food was delicious. The atmosphere was great and the price was absolutely amazing! Would highly recommend it

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Thank MrsMuldoon
Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

First time we encountered such a great service in Lisbon, the owner was very attentive and Patient. The restaurant and food is authentic and tasty.

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Amazing food, lovely people, great service. Yummy yummy yummy. If I lived in Lisbon I would be a regular visitor to this restaurant!

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Thank Dianne W
Frankfurt
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

The owner was very friendly and attentive. The food was freshly prepared and very good. Very reasonable prices. We will be back and can recommend that place. It reminded us to our trip to Nepal.

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Thank ZeeeeGerman
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

I liked the personell working in the restaurant. Just did their job well. Only disturbing thing was the TV that was turned on. It's a moment of rest for me to have dinner, and be excluded from every kind of input from outside. That's the only thing which was disturbing. Glass smelled not good, even though the quality of the... More 

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Thank Boy B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

My photo here is terrible, however, I would say this is one of the finest Indian meals I have every had. four of us for dinner, not many other in the restaurant made us worry. Don't you worry! Service and food was excellent! We had chicken vindahlo, chicken korma, lamb curry and lamb tikka masala. Plus raita and roti. All... More 

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Thank Krolfs
Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

This is the best Indian food I've had in Lisbon, by far. Great curries, very good tandoor dishes and Indian breads, very nice staff and great value. You can't go wrong with Lumbini. Forget the stereotypical Indian restaurants at Bairro Alto, you'll be much better here.

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Thank tisnado
Lisbon, Portugal
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Execelent nepalese and indian food! Nice and cozy ambience, optimal location even if a little bit outside the tourist area, great service and the prices are very cheap. You can have different kinds of meet, a variety of prawn dishes and vegetarian food. You can choose a level of spice for your dishes and also have a discount on takeaway!... More 

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Gaeta, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

After months of craving Indian food, this place did not let me down. The food was delicious, prices good, and great service. We ate saag paneer, lamb vindaloo, vegetable korma, naan, raita, and grilled salmon for my two year old. Also, we had a Nepalese beer that was great too!

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Thank Olsie30
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

If you want a change from bacalhau (excellent as it is) you could do worse than have a chicken tikka masala at the Lumbini. Very nice at about 12 euros. The staff are courteous and attentive, speaking English.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Esperanca 42, Lisbon 1200-658, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 396 5870

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