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Rua Infante Dom Henrique 120, Faro 8000-363, Portugal
+351 914 875 779
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“grilled fish” (7 reviews)
“razor clams” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Rua Infante Dom Henrique 120, Faro 8000-363, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a pretty nice place to eat good and delicious food. Dont expect fancy stuff, no menu, goo on desk and look the fish that you like to eat and order. Staaf is very kind to help you to choose if you dont know much about...More

Thank omsinghrathore
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Simple and delicious. Fresh fish every day. Just go there and taste yourselves, you won't be disappointed!

Thank SoniaLeo
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Just go and try yourself :) you'll be satisfied... great food in a typical, non touristic, taberna. the service is really efficient! The price is very goood for the quality of the fish :)

Thank ladybzz
Reviewed 25 May 2018

This place is a treasure! Simple, beautifully cooked food. There isn't a menu - this is a point & cook restaurant. The fish is super fresh and delicious. Great things happen when you interact with the staff. The wine that was suggested was well priced...More

Thank Annadavids
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We were recommended to this place for seafood, and it was good, although rather basic, but the price was right! The service was very good, as provided by two young gentlemen that could speak English. We got to pick our fish/meat from a refrigerated display...More

Thank CottageGuy1234
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Did not enjoy this experience! Staff could do with some lessons in customer service, food sub standard and tasteless.

Thank traceyanmel
Reviewed 10 May 2018

A tavern on the centre of Faro, with very good fresh fish on charcoal, and with very good varieties of shells, its worthwhile toi eat the typical salad from Algarve "Montanheira"

Thank Arlivrett1953
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This is what I love when I'm near the sea. A place where fishermen show their work and where you can decide based on what you see. Fish was excellent as it was the clams and razor clams. The place is nice as well. Meat...More

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

This place is cool. You go up to the fish display and choose your fish and they bring a great salad and bread. I had with wine and a snapper fish for €10!

Thank SaraG102
Reviewed 28 March 2018

We found it easy to get street parking along R. Infante Dom Henrique, where O Chalavar is located.Actually, it was not easy to spot, in a row of shophouses, as it has a humble facade and a discreet sign. The 'catch of the day' was...More

Thank vanessakoh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Infante Dom Henrique 120, Faro 8000-363, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 914 875 779
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