Indian Restaurants

Published on March 30th, 2015 | by Manisha Surange


La Portes des Indes

Discover the finest and most exotic French-influenced Indian cuisine in the heart of Dubai. Translated as “The Gateway to India”, La Porte des Indes, is a chic fine dining restaurant and lounge located within The Address Dubai Mall. The kitchen prepares delicate appetizers and meaty kebabs, to mouth-watering curries and delicious desserts. La Porte des Indes echoes the cuisine influenced by delicacies from Pondicherry, a former French colony in India. La-Porte-des-Indes-Dubai-Mall-entrance-Big2012201432832

Executive Chef of the La Porte des Indes group since 1996, Mehernosh Mody’s effective tenure has spent months in Pondicherry, mastering the food preparations in the traditional French-Creole communities and researched guarded recipes from French, Tamil and Creole families.

Located on the ground floor of The Address Dubai Mall, La Portes des Indes Dubai is within easy distance of the DIFC and Downtown Dubai as well as enjoying pedestrian access from within the Dubai Mall itself.

The restaurant is lavish within a modern setting featuring high ceilings and a minimal, sleek design aesthetic that effortlessly compliment the best quality of food and beverage offering.drinks

The restaurant was designed by Mr. Bourton, the Brussels-based head designer of the Blue Elephant group, who has designed more than 20 of the world’s most iconic restaurants. La Porte des Indes Dubai is a destination for fine dining, private dining, lounges and bars to create a cozy place for Dubai’s residents and guests.

Located at the rear of the main dining area, the La Porte des Indes Bar is a retreat away from the bustling of Downtown Dubai. It is perfect for after-work or pre-dinner cocktails, small groups and large parties. Alternatively, guests can relax in the La Porte des Indes Lounge, located at the heart of the restaurant, where a large gathering of 40 plus can dine in the incredible atmosphere from the main dining area.


Both the alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails have a distinctive Indian flavor. A separate Bar and Lounge Menu has been created encompassing the concepts of tapas and sharing plates.

La Porte des Indes opened the doors for the very first time in Middle East with the branches in London and Brussels. This contemporary restaurant can take diners on a gastronomic tour of India.

Relish features that are exceptional and each dish is a reflection of tastes that are from diverse communities of India with a French flair.

La Portes Des Indes

The Address Dubai Mall
Downtown Dubai
Dubai – United Arab Emirates.
Tel.: +971 4 438 8610
e-mail: [email protected]

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