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O Colonial Restaurante

Patios da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
+351 289 323 171
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (39 reviews)
“kebab” (22 reviews)
“piri piri” (12 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Portuguese, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Patios da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the loveliest meal of our holiday in this restaurant. Service was so good. I can recommend the Portuguese Steak. We were waited on very well and received a free drink with our meal. Fabulous value for money , we were 4 girls and we...More

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place after recommendation and we weren't disappointed food was delicious and very good service

Thank lyn044
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was on my recommendation list before we came on holiday. It is situated next door to Natraj (excellent curry). We were greeted warmly. Good selection on the menu - Portugese steaks, piri piri chicken, pasta and kebabs. Reasonable prices. After dinner the host...More

Thank Dizzydi_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a week in Vilamoura and found this fantastic restaurant by chance. Food was fabulous and the staff were friendly and attentive. So good we went back on other nights. Would highly recommend a visit,

Thank Richard190459
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled across this place by chance and Im so glad we did. It doesn't seem as busy as some of the others. I don't know why because the food is excellent. We ate here on two occasions as we enjoyed the food so much on...More

1  Thank 608Jackie123456608
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fourth year in Vilamoura and first time at O Colonial. Food is great value warm service and will definitely come again.

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Pretty solid visit - food was good, pasta nice, good side salad, welcoming staff, decent seating outside. Price was also well placed for Vilamoura. Would definitely return.

Thank StuGla1
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We were looking forward to eating here based upon reviews I'd read before travelling. We were seated quickly and the staff were very friendly and attentive. The food arrived quickly too but we were all left disappointed as taste wise it was just mediocre (kebabs,...More

1  Thank kealey s
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This was our first visit to the O Colonial as a result of the reviews on Tripadvisor. The service was quick and friendly with very reasonable prices. The food alas was not up to the standard I was expecting. The chicken was very thin and...More

Thank martint10167
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing dinner experience. I don't comment a lot, but I do when I'm blown away. The food tasted delicious, and the wine tastings were very fun. I will be back for sure and sending my all friends that visit vilamoura. Waiters are very friendly...More

1  Thank Cason T
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21 August 2016|
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Response from Paulupton2 | Reviewed this property |
We saw Jose's daughter a few weeks ago, and she said her Dad is now working at a restaurant in Almancil. She plays in the Punter Bar on Wednesday nights if you want to ask her where exactly he now is. Hope this helps.
26 June 2016|
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Response from Shnider M | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for asking, but O-Colonial restaurante has new managment .We hope to see you back there, will look after you for sure.
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Response from ian p | Reviewed this property |
There is a cocktail bar in the centre of the square, if it's a chilly evening they supply wraps to keep you warm. A great finish to the night after the O'Colonial.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Patios da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 323 171
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