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Tandoor

Rua Doutor Rafael de Barros 408 | Paraiso, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 04003-042, Brazil
551138859470
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Rua Doutor Rafael de Barros 408 | Paraiso, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 04003-042, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having tried several Indian restaurants in the US, and in Latin America, I would rate Tandoor in São Paulo one of the best in this part of the world. The best part is it is taste-appropriate for both Indians and locals alike. I repeat-visited this...More

Thank Madhavan N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very good option if you are looking for Indian food. The restaurant entrance is small, so there is a chance of being unnoticed. Inside the decor is given an Indian touch with Hindu Gods' idols and playing bollywood musics. Now about the...More

Thank manidipa m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I looked online for nice Indian food in Sao paulo when I came across tandoor. Little did I know I would regret every minute spent at that place. The restaurant was dark and dingy. The place was quite empty and there was no atmosphere at...More

Thank Humby H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when Indians travel 8553 miles to sao paulo from India, for work or pleasure for long trips, there is one things specially for vegetarians, they need their comfort food. I travelled with family who loves international cuisine, but one point we all want our comfort...More

Thank vishaljajodia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant in lunch time. a la carte and buffet both options were available. Selected buffet, food was good, tasty and good options for vegetarians.

Thank Sameer G
LakhiTandoor, Owner at Tandoor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sameer Thank you for your review. My wife & I have our lunch from the buffet since we are certain the food is prepared fresh. We do look forward to seeing you often Regards Lakhi

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I may not know many other Indian restaurants in the city, but Tandoor is definitely worth it. Te price may be a bit salty, but food tastes so good you won't stop eating. The restaurant is also conveniently close to Paulista Avenue, and that makes...More

Thank pepe s
LakhiTandoor, Owner at Tandoor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Pepe Thank you for your review. I agree with you about the price but I must confess that we dont economize on the quality.Location costs also influence incl govt land taxes.Please be assured that we will continue serving authentic cuisine as we have been...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the visit if you're looking for a great indian restaurant in São Paulo! Try their tasting menu if you're not sure on what to order!

Thank Carlos S
LakhiTandoor, Owner at Tandoor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Carlos Thank you for your kind review.Yes,our tasting menu is a good introduction to our vast menu. Please try our dishes as well. Hope to see you soon. Regards Lakhi

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Whenever I'm in Sao Paulo and wish to taste some flavory and delicious Indian food and immerse myself in such a mood, that's the place I go to. The service and waiters are quite helpful, the owner is very friendly and welcoming and the food...More

Thank robertcamar
LakhiTandoor, Owner at Tandoor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Robert I am touched by your kind words. You have said it all.Not much for me to reply except to humbly say THANK YOU!! Regards Lakhi

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

The food is really good, especially the bread. We had that and spicy grilled ricotta - everything was really delicious. The service was a problem, though. The waiters were never around, or were too busy texting. If you like Indian food, I recommend it, but...More

Thank atatsumi
LakhiTandoor, Owner at Tandoor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Atatsumi Thank you for your review which has been very helpful.Thank you. I have taken the matter with the staff & hope that your next meal will be better served Please come back! Arigato Lakhi

Reviewed 21 December 2017

In Sao Paulo for a long weekend and had heard about this place from a local as Florianopolis is devoid of Indian food.. It truly is, Trust me. Avoid anywhere that's got "Bistro" on the sign...Sao Paulo for food, Floripa for Beaches. Hard to beat...More

Thank bocca2017
LakhiTandoor, Owner at Tandoor, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Hello I am overjoyed at receiving a positive review from a Brit who knows indian food even better than many Indians.I would live to having you & your wife soon.I remember meeting you both recently. Regards Lakhi

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AvinashKS
19 December 2015|
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Response from LakhiTandoor | Property representative |
We have 2 airports in Sao Paulo.International is 25 kms away whereas the domestic one is 5kms away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Rafael de Barros 408 | Paraiso, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 04003-042, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo
  • Phone Number: 551138859470
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Description
Since 1990, Tandoor offers Indian specialties in a cozy and casual environment. Upon arrival, adventurers are invited to take a journey to India. The restaurant welcomes guests with the replica of an Indian inspired palace door, along with sounds of Bollywood movies, as well as the scents and flavors of more than 70 typical dishes offered on the menu. The owners, a couple originally from Mumbai, selected the dishes carefully considering all kinds of palates, from those who enjoy spice in large, medium and small levels. Welcome to the most Indian restaurant in São Paulo.
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