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Rua Barao de Viamonte | N43-1 andar 39.745217,-8.808565, Leiria 2410-246, Portugal
+351 244 832 033
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“indian food” (4 reviews)
“old town” (2 reviews)
“owner” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
Delicatessen, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Barao de Viamonte | N43-1 andar 39.745217,-8.808565, Leiria 2410-246, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This originally indian restaurant with a mix oficial portuguese flavour on top is recommended a visit, why? Excellent location in city center near Terreiro , Then marvellous "morcela de arroz" with some indian ingredients. The food is good also, not the best lamb chicken and...More

Thank Délio A
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Great vegetarian food: Indian, but with a twist. Very subtle flavours, and very friendly staff. And so inexpensive!

Thank douglas_angus
patsR5199JF, Proprietário at Cardamomo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017
Google Translation

Obrigado Douglas e um prazer enorme ter clientes como você. Até um dia.

Reviewed 21 November 2016

The food is really good, the service is also really good ! And you will hardly believe that an Indian person speaks portuguese that fluent ! Must eat there !

Thank Mert U
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Thanks to a suggestion from a friend in Madrid where I live, I visited CARDAMOMO, which turned out to be a delightful experience. Excellent food, a warm welcoming owner (thanks Nuno!) and it's central location in Leiria's old town offered me an exotic and delicious...More

Thank Scott_A_Singer
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

We came for two daily specials. 12 euro total. The curries were ok, not great. The naan was terrible, and the bread was at least a day old.... He wanted us to pay 28 euros in the end, because our portions were larger??? Better to...More

1  Thank Wesseljob
patsR5199JF, Proprietário at Cardamomo, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2015
Google Translation

O menu do dia e sete euros por pessoa durante a semana, pão , , água prato.

Reviewed 24 June 2015

We found this wandering the old town of Leiria and a neighbour in the street said good food. He was right! We had fish curry of the day and the sauce was flavourful yet did not outdo the beautiful skate, cooked to perfection. A melt...More

Thank Briarose1
Reviewed 14 September 2014

This is a very good restaurant, with a nice decoration and pleasant ambiance, placed on the old centre of Leiria. The owner is from indian origin so, if you like it, try the indian food! The dishes are prepared in goese way (Goa was an...More

Thank inesilva
Reviewed 10 April 2014

A good place to change from typical portugueuse cuisine, you still have very traditional (balcalhau com broa, carne com mustarde) but also vegetarian and indian recipes. Very nice atmosphere and good music providing a very nice ambiance. Perfect timing to be served with gentle waiter...More

Thank AaronTravelerS
Reviewed 1 February 2014

Cozy ambiance, Indian or Portuguese dishes, only freshly made. Some vegetarian meal are available, I would recommend Portuguese dishes which are very tasty.

1  Thank AaronTravelerS
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Strolling trough the small streets of old Leiria we discovered this small Indian restaurant (but serving also Portuguese food). It is located on the first floor of a building in a street with lots of buildings in need of restauration. The contrast with the restaurant...More

Thank MarKno
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 12
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barao de Viamonte | N43-1 andar 39.745217,-8.808565, Leiria 2410-246, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Leiria
  • Phone Number: +351 244 832 033
  • E-mail
O Restaurante Cardamomo Leiria. Aberto a 10 anos na zona historica de leiria, próximo do castelo de leiria.no 1 andar da rua direita próximo da se de leiria. Temos curso de hotelaria à 20 anos e gostava que viesse nos visitar. Vegetariano, vegan, biológico, indiano, português.
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