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Restaurante O Cesteiro

Avenida do Cerro da Vila | Loja 84, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-403, Portugal
+351 289 312 961
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh fish” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“clams” (10 reviews)
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Avenida do Cerro da Vila | Loja 84, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-403, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

A cracking restaurant in a beautiful setting serving some if the best fish dishes in Vilamouria. The menu was very extensive with most fish dishes and steaks available. You can choose your dish as you walk into the restaurant , you pick the fish you...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arriving, instead of a greeting, we were asked straight away to pick our food from the fresh fish selection. It was great to be able to see the fish before cooking but in reality you have no idea of the final price for the...More

1  Thank scotboy15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Positioned above the restaurants in the marine is this superb place. The fresh fish is on display as you walk in, you choose, she weighs it and then its off to the chef. No menu, but really, do you need pictures of food and descriptions...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cesteiro besides an excellent variety of fresh fish, there is something that sometimes is not always found in the restaurants of the Algarve in the heat of summer - a service and excellence service.

Thank dmppalma
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

After a few days of steak, Chinese and marinated carrots, we were desperate for something fresh tasting with some fresh veg too. We ordered a Sea bream to share (2 of us) and it was simply delicious. Light and well cooked. The tomatoes in the...More

Thank Amber R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great views of the harbor. Multi level above the retail area of the dock. The restaurant is accessible using the inside stairs in the retail area on the dock or from the parking lot at the upper level. The upper level is protected from the...More

Thank travelsOK
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I've eaten there twice in April, on separate visits to the Algarve, and would definitely return. Wonderful fresh seafood, you select the actual fish you want to have prepared and a while later it's brought to your table. The restaurant has great views over the...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Found it at third time of trying..!! On first floor above marina on West leg were it meets at top. Go in little tunnel leading to inside shops and go up stairs... A real family run Portuguese find...A class act...Very traditional and excellent.All the high...More

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went to book an evening meal and ended up staying for their lunch time special at €10 . Excellent value for money, the staff were first class. We returned the next evening and had another fabulous meal. Couldn't be beaten This is the restaurant...More

Thank pamofstockport
Reviewed 14 March 2017

During our stay in Vilamoura we wanted to go to this restaurant as we visited this about 10 years ago when we stayed here. A bit dissapointed that they did not have a menu at the table but we needed to choose fish/shrimps etc. from...More

Thank gerardaVeldhoven
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 75
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida do Cerro da Vila | Loja 84, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-403, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 312 961
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