We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

El Chali

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rua Ramalho Ortigao, Beja 7800-515, Portugal
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 8: English reviews
Faro, Portugal
Level Contributor
80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We were a party of 8. We went for dinner and it was slow - it was Thursday evening. The waiting staff were attentive and swift. The menu is extensive. I found it a tad pricy. The place is relatively small but very well decorated. It's cosy. We were satisfied, so will probably go back.

Thank MicMestre
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

First there is the broken down decor, I am not very picky with such things but really this is truly unbelievable, the chairs have a lot of its fake leather leaving the yellow foam showing, lamps are missing from the wall decor, and generally the smoky unclean environment isn't a good for a place to eat. Then there was the... More 

Thank pedro_heitor
Sintra, Portugal
Level Contributor
96 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant with nice environment. Very comfortable. The meal was good and well cocked. Many options between fish and meat I eat the steak with pepper sauce (photo) Good wine choices Bad thing... It's allowed smoke inside. Bad option from the owners. Medium price, but have quality.

Thank Julio F
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We had bacalhao (cod fish) for dinner. The quality was superb and the attention exquisite. Great place

Thank Alberto P
Tasmania, Australia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

I have had many meals here with a Portuguese colleague. The meals are very good from salmon, octopus, steak and pork. I am quite partial to there stuffed capsicum entree.

Thank CrispyStrip
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
298 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

We were a large group and the food and service may have been good but the restaurant allows smoking and that's a big turn-off as far as we're concerned. Surely Europe has moved on from this?

Thank Michael M
Corroios, Setubal, Portugal
Level Contributor
47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Really nice decoration, good food but they do push it on the price. It will set you back around 20 euros per person. One of the best in Beja

Thank Ivo P
Beja, Portugal
Level Contributor
54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2011

Last 3rd of Sptember me, my wife and son decided to celebrate my wife's birthday by going to a new place in town. I stopped by to have a look and take a pick at the menu. It sounded just fine. The 1st impression on our arrival was quite optimistic. The staff was friendly and soon there a menu on... More 

4 Thank José E

Travellers who viewed El Chali also viewed

Beja, Beja District
Beja, Beja District
Beja, Beja District

Been to El Chali? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Portuguese
Restaurant features
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ramalho Ortigao, Beja 7800-515, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Beja District  >  Beja

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from El Chali staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?