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Quadradinhos, Lote 52 | Vale Do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
+351 289 394 699
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (49 reviews)
“broad beans” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Quadradinhos, Lote 52 | Vale Do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Whilst this location is at the top end of the price range on VdL it is certainly worth it. We are always greeted with a very warm welcome from our favourite girl in town who just happens also to be the best waitress!! This gets...More

Thank stevewhiting
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been visiting Paixa both here and in the original one just outside Loulé for >20 years. I can honestly say it has remained different and classy. Quite simply we love the atmosphere, the service and the food and it rarely disappoints. The variety...More

Thank Jacaran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In an beautiful setting and facility, indoors and outside, this restaurant offers a tapas style menu with many, many choices, hot and/or cold. The service staff was knowledgeable and helpful in picking from an extensive local wine list and the tapas were well prepared and...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

It is a wonderful location with excellent décor, however the restaurant clearly cannot cope when it is busy. Noticeable drop in overall standards, whether food or service. It is not fine dining, but it is Michelin Star prices, for both food and drink. All tapas...More

Thank Luxury_Flying_Scot
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We were a table of 4 at Paixa on a Sunday evening and had the most delicious meal, the staff were attentive and the food was just amazing, it's a busy restaurant so i would recommend booking but it's well worth it. It was a...More

1  Thank Nina L
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

A pity, really, because the numbers would be all there for a stunning experience. The place is lovely and there’s for sure abundance of fresh ingredients to play with. However, service is cold and not careful, and the food and wine just terribly overpriced compared...More

Thank chibakun
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant hidden away amidst a small residential part of vale do lobo. Lovely bar area and elegantly decorated restaurant. Great outdoor tables but they get booked very quickly. Extensive tapas menu with a wide variety of choices - meat, fish, veggie. We had 6...More

Thank Amcvsb
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I have now been going to Paixa for around five years and I feel pretty bad for not having reviewed it before as quite simply it is delightful. The first thing you notice is the warmth of the welcome from the very kind and helpful...More

Thank Angie937
Reviewed 23 July 2018

First, if you go, you have to try the chicken pies - I cannot wait to go back and have a few more. They're amazing! I ate here twice and both times enjoyed 4-5 different items from the menu. Food is fantastic - great variety....More

Thank KelleyM968
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Beautifully laid-out restaurant set in manicured grounds. Modern interior & no expense spared with the fixtures & fittings.Superb array of Tapas food on the menu, both hot & cold. However, we felt the finished products were less tasty than on our last visit some three...More

Thank BigBrian_11
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quadradinhos, Lote 52 | Vale Do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  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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