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Tasca do Petrol

Corgo Do Vale, Monchique 8550-117, Portugal
+351 282 955 117
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“liver” (8 reviews)
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Corgo Do Vale, Monchique 8550-117, Portugal
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

During our trip through Algarve, we had a very nice lunch at Tasca do Petrol. The staff was so friendly, we arrived and had only 20€ with us (we can't pay by card). So they prepared a meal for both of us to fit our...More

Thank Pierre V
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing. Service great, food great. Had fresh fish of the day as recommended. Did. It disappoint. If your passing stop!

Thank diverdPetersfield
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Proper cooking up in the mountains! A friend has a place nearby and is his local. Beautiful home cooked local food, real flavour and a nice sense of community and passion from the staff here. Would recommend any of the meat dishes and listen up...More

Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Hi, did visit tasca do petrol with some friend for lunch. Starters are great, main were delicious and the typical precious deserts. Great restaurant

Thank Zequinhas
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Excellent wholesome pork dishes,as well as wild boar and black sausage dishes.Good selection of wines.Good and efficient service,very popular restaurant. Good desserts too.

Thank 8richard903
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Had the prata de dia which is dish of the day was squid stuffed with mince was absolutely lovely and atmosphere perfect.

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This restaurant is nearer to Marmelete than Monchique. We were staying across the road, and walking the Via Algarviana, so this restaurant was the only choice, and we got very lucky. It was a great local restaurant. I thought the liver and some of the...More

Thank jeanfrombos2n
Reviewed 1 March 2017

After several below average meals in Albufeira we were absolutely delighted to find this place!!! A very quaint setting in a small town, friendly service, good house wine and extremely generous portions of well cooked meals! Delicious pork cheeks, mixed taster platter, roast pork, pork...More

Thank WendyT67
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Old school food restaurant that is always full! Be sure to set a reservation before you go there. The food is great and the staff is very friendly, always smiling and maintain a good vibe!

Thank Sérgio F
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This former petrol station turned restaurant is absolutely fantastic. I really don't want to give it a good review because l don't want too many people to discover it!! Seriously, if you want to go there for lunch, it is best to book in advance...More

1  Thank Newdun2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corgo Do Vale, Monchique 8550-117, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Monchique
  • Phone Number: +351 282 955 117
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