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Quadradinhos, Lote 52 | Vale Do Lobo, Almancil 8135-034, Portugal
+351 289 394 699
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“peixe” (39 reviews)
“tapas” (43 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Quadradinhos, Lote 52 | Vale Do Lobo, Almancil 8135-034, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel concierge as one of the best Portuguese restaurants in the area - we couldn't disagree. We ate on the terrace which was really nice. We had a selection of tapas which we loved (apart from the fried...More

Thank Coolcruiserman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Paixa for dinner 3rd September. The place was lovely and the food was superb. We ordered breads, smoked duck, prawns, Iberico ham, oxtail croquettes and cod cakes. The portions sizes were generous for tapas, we both said we could have lost a dish...More

Thank KLS2586
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking forward to visiting this restaurant and could not have been more disappointed. Service was unfriendly, verging on rude. Two people ordered a main course of duck with rice and chips, however the duck came 15-20 minutes after the chips and rice, by which...More

1  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is only a tapas restaurant. The portions are decent but the quality and preparation are fantastic. Extremely high quality Portuguese tapas served in a very elegant atmosphere. Very quiet location and a good place for couples. The menu is simple, quality amazing, and variety...More

Thank Raman K
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Superb night. Service, food and ambience exceptional. Beautiful setting and helpful staff who guided me through the extensive wine list.

Thank Platinum78pt
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We went for dinner, and the ambiance is lovely, with a small but beautiful garden. Service is good and sweet, and the food is delicious. It's expensive but a very good oportunity to taste a wide range of southern portUgese cuisine. We loved it !

Thank Helena A
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Almost very good, but not quite. Atmosphere is perfect, layout and decor is beautiful, and the ambience is divine; peaceful and romantic. Staff have poor English, which makes the whole dining experience harder. For example, ordering drinks with lime cordial was problematic, and some basic...More

Thank oliverward26
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The food was amazing, before you order they bring some wonderful little snacks, and fabulous breads. Me and my husband don't eat meat, there was so much choice. We had oysters, broad beans, beetroot, salt cod and chickpeas, prawns, and many more. The good thing...More

Thank Nickymaxine
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Paixa is a great experience all round - a lovely setting, great service, extensive wine list, and great choices throughtout its large papas menu

Thank Pcoady1997
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I love this place ! I am coming every time I am staying in Quinta do Lago ! Service is great, the dishes are exquisite ( marinated carrots, oxtail croquettes, quail eggs with chorizo..) I can't wait to come back on my next visit in...More

Thank c671981
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sue j
17 August 2017|
Response from c671981 | Reviewed this property |
Last year it was open also during Christmas holidays but I don't know if they will work the 25th.
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16 July 2017|
Response from Stefania B | Reviewed this property |
yes I think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quadradinhos, Lote 52 | Vale Do Lobo, Almancil 8135-034, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 394 699
It is on the Vale do Lobo resort in Algarve, Portugal. Excellent restaurant with incredible wine collection.
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