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Restaurante O Alcaide

) #31 of 330 Restaurants in Lagos ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Rua da Porta da Vila n. 18, Lagos 8600, Portugal
+351 282 789 309
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (26 reviews)
“pate” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (22 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rua da Porta da Vila n. 18, Lagos 8600, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lagos is the jewel in the crown of the Algarve and this restaurant is a little gem. There are so many places to choose from to eat but ALCAIDE is top dollar. They aim to cook tasty dishes rather than just totally cover the plate...More

Thank seadog229
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wanted to have Seafood cataplana. No restaurant was eager to serve it for takeout. This Desperate to taste this dish I placed an order over the phone and they were happy to serve that in their own metal pan which they were happy to give...More

Thank SurajitRay
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This small restaurant is at the top end of the town but well worth going to. We were given pate, garlic butter with bread, sardines in garlic and garlic shrimp bruschetta style - they were all delicious. This was not ordered but provided as a...More

Thank valtmar
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Visited early on a Sunday evening. Friendly greeting by the chef/owner. Following the recommendations on TA we went with the couvert and so glad we did. A stunning selection of appetizers including shrimps and the most delightful pate. I had lamb chops for my main...More

Thank Adrian E
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We checked in to apartments nearby and our host had no hesitation in recommending this place. We visited on a Tuesday evening and were surprised to find the door locked as it had an open sign. The waiter opened the door for us and told...More

1  Thank apatz2015
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My wife and I have been visiting this restaurant since 2014. The menu has changed very little and the quality of the food is just as good as ever. The other aspect that does not seem to change is that the restaurant is often almost...More

Thank menstonsteve
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Have visited this restaurant a few times over the last couple of years and enjoyed their lamb and other dishes. The last couple of times we have eaten the Chateaubriand which is superb value at 38Euros. We started with the Couvert which is slightly different...More

Thank patricia j
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Saw this Restaurant whilst exploring the Town and the menu looked enticing. Read several reviews and decided to give it a try and so very glad we did. Although it was a Monday evening and very quiet we were treated to a fantastic gastronomic feast...More

Thank Paul_Karen360
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a favourite of ours but we feel it should be reviewed again and again The food is fantastic and staff very friendly and welcoming I would rate this as one of the best restaurants in Lagos we have never had a bad meal...More

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Once again a lovely evening in this simple but great restaurant, we made a booking informing them that we would be bringing a baby with us, we assumed all would be okay, but when we got there a car booster seat was given to us,...More

1  Thank 189117Denise
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Ola boa tarde. My wife & I are coming to Lagos over the Christmas period. Will you be open then? We look forward to hearing from you. Obrigad
12 November 2015|
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Response from LucioDias | Property representative |
Hello we are gong to close on 23,24 and 25 during Dezember!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Porta da Vila n. 18, Lagos 8600, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 789 309
  • E-mail
Welcome to Restaurant 'O Alcaide', a very nice place for lunch or dinner in a family atmosphere, a delicious meal accompanied by good wine. Come and see our specialties!Opened in September 2009, O Alcaide is located at Rua Porta da Vila, near the Fire Department in Lagos. O Alcaide is the ideal place to enjoy your meal in a relaxed and familiar ambient. O Alcaide is open everyday for lunch and dinner.