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Le Marquis Restaurant

Monte da Palhagueira, Santa Barbara de Nexe 8005/488, Portugal
+351 916 076 540
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Fusion, Mediterranean, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Monte da Palhagueira, Santa Barbara de Nexe 8005/488, Portugal
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Reviews (233)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It has been a long time since I was this pleasantly surprised by a restaurant! The quality of the service and the beauty of the terrasse were only outdone by the flavours of the great food we ate. Whether shrimp pasta (as an appetizer), smoked...More

Thank gatsby1961
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant never fails to delight us. Excellent food and wine. A lovely relaxed atmosphere where we can chat with friends and linger without being hurried. Thank you, as ever, Helma, Vincent and their staff.

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always look forward to visiting Le Marquis when spending time in the area, we brought friends who'd never been before, the lovely warm friendly welcome off Helma, excellent food cooked with love and imagination by Vincent who's attention to detail is superb, service is spot...More

Thank Annie580
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on a Saturday lunchtime unannounced at 12:00 and without a booking. The owner and waiter gave our party of four a very warm welcome and delighted us with a table in the stunning courtyard, shaded by an umbrella and fruit trees around the...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this restaurant without realising Sunday was barbecue dining. So, slightly disappointing as grilled meat is ordinary enough. The salads were so-so. The wait between starter and mains was almost an hour as it had not been explained that we needed to walk over...More

Thank leetip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The quiet rural setting and superb food make for a memorable dining experience. The food is exceptional with each dish artistically presented and tasting as good as it looks. The menu is varied and caters for all tastes with exciting options supplemented by a range...More

1  Thank Billy M
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I found this place having looked on trip adviser and the reviews weren't wrong! The building and decoration is beautiful and very Portuguese, the waiter is so lovely and polite and very funny sense of humour. The owners are just lovely to talk to and...More

Thank TLA20
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

On our annual visit to faro, eating here is always a highlight! The food is as good as it gets, the couple running it are delightfully friendly and welcoming and the setting is perfect! There is no better way of spending a long holiday lunch...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

One of the best meals of my life (70 and going strong). A little out of the way but well worth the trip I assure you. Everything about the three courses I had was exceptional. Wonderfully cooked and presented, with attentive friendly service. All in...More

Thank ianlister47
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic evening at Le Marquis for my husbands 60th birthday with Helma and Vincent what can I say obrigado thanks for a great evening.

1  Thank Susan F
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Blake E
Please can I make a reservation for Sunday evening at 7pm for 8 people? Kind Regards Blake
15 August 2016|
Response from johnwhite32 | Reviewed this property |
Please contact Restaurant's Web Page where you can make a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monte da Palhagueira, Santa Barbara de Nexe 8005/488, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Santa Barbara de Nexe
  • Phone Number: +351 916 076 540
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