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Avenida da Boavista - 1430 - Loja 1, Porto 4100-114, Portugal
+351 22 609 1200
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (5 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida da Boavista - 1430 - Loja 1, Porto 4100-114, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is up a side alleyway beside the Crowne Plaza on Av. Boavista. I had read some mixed reviews about it. I thought the food was good but it is on the expensive side. Average main course without rice or nan is around 20...More

Thank MJD68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated down an alleyway next to the Crown Plaza hotel, this small restaurant excels at everything it does - the owner and his partner are absolutely charming, ensuring your dining experience is first class - the food was home-made, freshly cooked and of the highest...More

1  Thank rotiel321
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My colleague and I had the good fortune to be in Porto for a conference. We had four of our five dinners in Porto at Mendi. The service was prompt and friendly and the food was excellent. I had the prawn tandoori with some rice...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently visited Porto as we love Indian food. Googled and found Mendi, what a find.... food amazing the restaurant is tastefully decorated. We met the owner Kamal who went out of his way to be charming and very attentive towards us....More

Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We went for lunch at Mendi on recommendation of a friend and were not disappointed. The panak paneer and stuffed naan were very very good.

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Staff, starting with the owner, are friendly and attentive and the quality of the food and drinks is beyond any remark! It can be expensive at dinner but it is worth it!

Thank Carla F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Fantastic Family run place, one of the best we have been to in Europe. The food quality was excellent and arguably a bit expensive, however if you compare quality and prices at other Indian restaurants in Porto - this will seem quite reasonable. Starters like...More

Thank Pankaj K
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

On a Monday evening we walked in without reservation. There were a few big (loud speaking) groups, so it took about 10 minutes before we got the menu and another 7 before we ordered. The food was good, but quite expensive (15-25 for a main...More

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Had a reservation at this restaurant valantines day. My guest was vegetarian and the owner insisted that we both eat one or the other. Zero public relations knowledge. People. Like this do not deserve any accolades what so ever. Good food as he may have...More

2  Thank Don B
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This was one of the best restaurants I've been in my trip to Portugal. The food was very good, and the waiters were extremely nice. I recommend it!

Thank RonaldKoemanOFFICIAL
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Don B
3 February 2017|
Response from IsabelMNSS | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Check out Mendi's site: Look up in Google: netmenu.pt mendi In "CONTACTE-NOS" you can send an e-mail to them with your questions. Best regards
28 September 2016|
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Response from Margarida-R-Afonso | Reviewed this property |
Hi It is opened 12h-15h and 19h30-22h30. Reservation is no mandatory and usually not needed during the week. When I go on a Friday or Saturday I usually make a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida da Boavista - 1430 - Loja 1, Porto 4100-114, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 609 1200
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