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Ele & Ela

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Rua do Barranco, 28, Carvoeiro, Portugal
+351 282 357 509
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Recommended by friends and read the reviews on Tripadvisor. I recommended my wife had the prawn curry based on a review on this site and she likes prawns, she was not disappointed. The waiter recommended the house special, the Rack of Lamb and it was cooked to perfection and the sauce/gravy was extremely rich and complimented the lamb. Bonoffee pie... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at Ele and Ela on our third night and then couldn't risk going anywhere else and it not being as amazing! Who ever is in charge here has got it bang on! The food is so flavoursome, tasty, fresh, modern and perfect portions. My personal favourite after trying the chicken curry, monkfish and pork has to be the... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit carverio around 3 times a yr but it took us until October this yr to actually make it into this busy little restaurant . Will def be returning but will book as they are clearly victims of their own success!! However despite the q outside,once we got sat down the food and service were not affected by this... More 

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Thank Clareball47
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited twice last week. This is such a great place - the food is excellent. I particularly like the sauces and dressings - very good quality finish to a meal. The service is friendly and efficient. Favourite starter was probably the fish cakes although better half waxes lyrical about the ribs. Favourite main has to be the rack of lamb.... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Elle and Ella has always been recommended to us but we have never been until this November. We took out friends and had a great meal . Although not that busy the waiters made it fun and enjoyable and the food was delicious - and Almost a little too much but we managed to eat it all and just had... More 

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Thank rsunn16041
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely relaxed restaurant with great food and excellent service. Had a very enjoyable evening and received wonderful attention. Had a really good selection of food choices and also had most enjoyable wine. Will definitely go again when in Carvoeiro. The best restaurant in town.

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Bangor
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family for dinner and were given a table (luckily) at the front next to the pavement.The place was packed and I mean packed with people almost sitting knee to knee. Now I like a restaurant with space between the tables and I must say that this was not one of them.Not in like Sardines in a tin........ Place... More 

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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on our first night due to the good reviews. Staff fab food quality and atmosphere great. Going back tonight for our last night here.

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So small you almost miss it. However food and service were just great. Would recommend this place as a must do.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Extraordinary staff! Great food! Great place! Worth to pay a little more than average in Carvoeiro. Reservation strongly recommended and you will be very welcomed. We'll come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Barranco, 28, Carvoeiro, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
  • Phone Number: +351 282 357 509

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?