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Spice Cottage Burgau

Rua Barrancao, 8650-041 , Quinta da Fortaleza, Burgau, Portugal
+351 922 273 828
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (54 reviews)
“naan bread” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (11 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Barrancao, 8650-041 , Quinta da Fortaleza, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Tried this place for the 1st time, wow gave we been missing out, excellent food, great service. Would defiantly recommend. Phone 1st to ensure your table they are very busy

1  Thank BaglanBound
Reviewed 5 days ago

Today we (party of 5 including two children under 6) sought out Spice Cottage after reading other great reviews. What a special treat we had. We ordered four entrees plus side items. Everything is made from scratch so the spiciness can be specified. Because of...More

1  Thank Sue J
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is probably the best Indian food we have ever had in Portugal. Vegetarian dishes were excellent and the peshwari naan was light and cooked to perfection. Paneer was tasty and daal was exactly the right consistency and not too hot. We wouldn't hesitate to...More

1  Thank lizh542
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the spice cottage during a road trip from lagos to st vincent point. We based our choice on the trip advisor rating. We were not disappointed. The staff is very friendly and offers great service. The food can be as spicy as...More

1  Thank Joost K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the short trip out of Burgau (3 minutes) for top notch Indian food and great service. Good vegetarian choices as well as classic dishes.

1  Thank pufferfish1956
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like Indian food then no visit to Burgau or the surrounding area is complete without a visit to Spice Cottage. This restaurant is popular and for good reasons; great, reasonably priced food, clean surroundings and very friendly staff. Service is always prompt and...More

1  Thank JohnThompson579
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the great Indian food and the service. We have had several fabulous meals here. We were n India a couple of years ago and this restaurant tops them all.Every dish is fresh made and the desired spicyness. While this restaurant is slightly out...More

1  Thank Joy L
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We headed for the Spice Cottage for dinner on the recommendation of some locals. Being from Vancouver, we have a wealth of very good Indian restaurants at home so we were a little hesitant. No need to worry as this restaurant is excellent in all...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Such a shame - friendly staff, well appointed restaurant, were enjoying the meal - until we noticed cockroaches running on the floor of the restaurant. Our party killed 4 , missed another 2. Really took the shine off the evening. The staff seemed to think...More

Thank TheFlyingScot4472
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Whilst the food and service were ok,lt was a pity that there were cockroaches running around. When this was pointed out to the staff,they appeared to be unconcerned,merely noting that "the wet weather brings them out". One would think that any restauranter would be horrified...More

Thank Roger H
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Martin M
4 January 2018|
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Response from Pinksteph369 | Reviewed this property |
Had lunch there today . Saw Naz she said that they are now closing 15/01 but reopening six days later in 20/01. That should mean you’ll get your curry but in the Friday !! When you arrive late Saturday on 15/01 try the... More
Monu B
27 October 2016|
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24 March 2016|
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Response from jobrad98 | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a ring and order by phone, or alternatively, go physically where you can wait at the bar until the food is ready.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barrancao, 8650-041 , Quinta da Fortaleza, Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 922 273 828
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