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O Pirata

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Aldeia dos Navegantes | Volta dos Planatos, Vilamoura, Quarteira, Portugal
+351 289 313 181
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Watford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 November 2014

I don't know where Tony H went but this was one of the best eating experiences I have ever had. My Rib eye was cooked to perfection, as were the meals of all my companions. The staff were brilliant, the service superb and the atmosphere amazing. We ate here 3 time in 9 days and have it definitely on our... More 

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1 Thank jinnyju54
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

Don't no were to start must be the worst meal every had we were recommend by friend so we got a taxi the driver tried to talk us out of going there but we said no we will try it. After all it got good reviews on trip adviser. We had the ribeye it was tough and full of salt... More 

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3 Thank tony h
Scotland
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

We found this place by mistake as our hotel did not tell us about this gem. Returned four times in ten days. Being disappointed with the pool where we were staying, we were delighted to be able to spend the day relaxing by the pool at O Pirata sipping cocktails and enjoying an amazing lunch for good value in beautiful... More 

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2 Thank RachelMulcahy
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

My wife, Daughter and I visited Pirata this evening. We both had garlic mushrooms followed by a BBQed Rib Eye steak. We both thought the food was fantastic and the service was great too. Two starters, two mains a soup for our baby and two beers all came to let's than €60 I would recommend to anyone but especially anyone... More 

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Derby
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2014 via mobile

Great food, really well prepared and cooked. I would recommend this to anyone staying in vilamoura particularly if you're staying at the Hilton as it is literally round the corner and the Hilton food is under par. We've eaten here several times and every time the food and service has been superb. Lovely and welcoming staff, very clean place. Very... More 

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1 Thank BMFTN
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff. Starts are from the region and excellent. Food is very tasty. Location is off the beaten path but worth it. just down the street from the Hilton Vilamoura.

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1 Thank Scott P
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

Very friendly waitress but needed help looking after food and drink service for 6 tables on her own - had to remind her about drinks we had asked for on 2 separate occasions. Food was nice, nice setting and reasonably priced, just a shame that the service let it down. Dreadful Carte d'Or dessert menu rears its head again in... More 

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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Myself and my mother have been visiting the same area in Portugal for 19 years, since I was very young, and have always had a fabulous meal cooked by George. Though this years trip was my first to see George and Monica at the O'Pirata, it was just as good as I remembered when they were based at the Mar... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2014

We have been here for late kunch. Even it is inside the residential area, we had no problem to find it. The staff is very nice and we ate there one of the best cataplanas. Do not miss it.

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1 Thank Jana V
Rome, Italy
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Unusual location, situated in the middle of a residential area but great food at a great price with a lovely relaxed atmosphere. We don't usually go back to the same restaurant but one lunch and two dinners later and each time has been very tasty food and well priced. The Tuna Al Pirata and bbq'd sea bass are both highly... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aldeia dos Navegantes | Volta dos Planatos, Vilamoura, Quarteira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 313 181

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