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Restaurante O limoeiro

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Avenida Duarte Pacheco 210, Almancil 8135-104, Portugal
+351 289 395 399
Today
18:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 14:30
Fri - Wed 18:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
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Tavira, Portugal
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Food ok. Ambiance good. We had a pleasant lunch but not exciting in any way. Deserts were better than the main courses

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Thank Barbara P
Shropshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

If you go nowhere else, visit this restaurant. Fantastic food, great ambience. Wonderful couple now running the place. Best place within miles on the Algarve. Please please visit, you will not be disappointed

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Thank beckyboosmum
Fife, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This was our first visit to this restaurant and will certainly return next time we visit this area. We were very impressed with the food choices and even more impressed with the vegetables as they don't seem to be offered in most of the restaurants. Great food, great service - what more can you ask for.

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Thank elliekay016
Nether Stowey, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We have not eaten at the Lemon Tree for four years and in this time it has changed hands. Naturally we were wondering if it would live up to our expectations. We need not have worried we ate there last night and the food and service was excellent. Large portions and beautifully cooked. I can especially recommend the calves liver,... More 

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Thank Peter A
Congleton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have visited O Limeiro several times a year over the last 10 or so years and have always been pleased with the food and service. Noting that the restaurant changed hands earlier this year, we decided to see if things were as good as before. In fact, they were even better. There was a much wider choice of food... More 

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Thank GeminiHolmes
Stroud, Gloucestershire
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Return visit, it appears the owners have changed since we last visited in 2015. Lovely waitress who showed us to our table was very attentive throughout. I had the lamb chops which were a bit tough for my liking but were ok. Portions were plentiful and we struggled to eat everything. Outside seating area has been improved and looked a... More 

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Thank spondie
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I came here with my family to have an evening meal on the last day of our holiday two weeks ago. I had Parma ham to start and chicken in mushroom sauce, very tasty ! The portions were plentiful , the service was very good and very friendly , I would highly recommend The Lemon Tree restaurant and definitely come... More 

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Thank Diane P
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We came here for an evening meal based on the reviews we had seen. The starters were excellent ( mushrooms in garlic and cream sauce and salmon fish cakes). We then had lamb chops and chicken in cream and garlic sauce. The portions were generous and accompanied by sauté potatoes and deep fried courgettes as well as a mix of... More 

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Thank Eve R
Ian19572006, Owner at Restaurante O limoeiro, responded to this review

Dear Eve R Thank you for taking the time to review the Lemon Tree. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us, and look forward to seeing you again should you return to The Algarve. Ian & Karen More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just a 2 mile drive outside the resort of Vale do Lobo gives you in my opinion a better selection of restaurants and priced meals. None more so than The Lemon Tree, the food and service is fantastic and cooked fresh to order. The service is excellent, they really couldn't do anymore for us and looked after our two children... More 

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Ian19572006, Owner at Restaurante O limoeiro, responded to this review

Dear James Thank you for taking the time to review The Lemon Tree. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meals with us and we look forward to seeing you again in 2017. Ian & Karen More 

Greenock, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Plastic chairs and plastic table cloth set the standard here. Restaurant lacked atmosphere and although waitress worked hard and was very pleasant the food was average/good One of our party enjoyed his vegetable soup but the lamb shank was tough and uninspired. Overpriced for what we got.

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1 Thank DMcAleer
Ian19572006, Manager at Restaurante O limoeiro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Lemon Tree. Both myself and the waitress asked you on the night if everything was ok with your meal you said yes , how can we put anything right if you say it is ok when it isn't? As for the plastic chairs they are garden furniture and was the furniture... 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
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 24
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Duarte Pacheco 210, Almancil 8135-104, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 395 399

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