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Simply Tapas and Vinho

Estrada de Vale do Lobo N 862 | Escanxinas, Almancil 8135-016, Portugal
+351 289 391 145
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (126 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Estrada de Vale do Lobo N 862 | Escanxinas, Almancil 8135-016, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 324 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came here after going through a list of nearby restaurants with most of them being closed on a Saturday. We arrived and we were the only customers there. This was mostly due to being early birds and being low season. The food was delicious...More

Thank Dean C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's good to be able to say 'Good value' in this area. This was. We had several tapas dishes and plenty of wine for a very reasonable price. The only dish that wasn't up to scratch was the Spanish Tortilla, which was dry. Other than...More

Thank Andy C
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Andy. Thank you very much for your review, see you soon. Cheers Fred & The Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place 3 yeats ago, were we had the best and most dekicious tapas ever. This time however they were good but really normal, nothing really special and overpriced. Wonder what happened

Thank Jyttehalm
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello. Thank you for your review. Cheers Fred

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amongst our firm favourites in the area. Great inventive and always delicious tapas selection with an equally great wine selection. Fred is always an excellent host and of great advice to help choose a good wine.

Thank Philip893
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review Phillip. See you soon. Cheers Fred & The Team

Reviewed 3 November 2017

We came to this restaurant on the back of the recommendation by a local Uber driver and we were not disappointed. The tapas were amongst the best I ever had, well prepared full of flavour. Sea food was fresh and the beef was done properly....More

Thank Joanne D
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Joanne D for your review. Looking forward to seeing you again. Cheers Fred & The Team

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with this eatery which has a warm and friendly atmosphere. We had not booked ahead but that was not a problem. There is an extensive tapas menu of both cold and hot selections and some specials too. They have some bottled...More

Thank Kathyfitchett
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello Kathy. Thank you very much for your review and advice. Hopping to see you soon, Cheers Fred & The Team

Reviewed 29 October 2017

We've been residents of Almancil for 3 weeks. After a few drinks on one of Vale de Lobo beach bars, we decided to stop by Simply Tapas that we had spotted on our way to the beach. We were not disappointed; welcome extremely friendly from...More

Thank Baulois1945
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hello Baulois1945. Thank you very much for your review. Looking forward to seeing you again. Cheers Fred & The Team

Reviewed 24 October 2017

we have visited simply tapas about 20 times in the last 3 years and it is consistently excellent .The best tapas bar in The Algarve.I cannot believe the adverse comments I have read particularly those who say they have been coming for 8 years .It...More

Thank tictocwitbay
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Hello Mr Ricky. Thank you very much for your kind words. Looking forward to seeing you. Cheers Fred & The Team

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Sadly our experience tonight was disappointingly average. We have been here many times over the last 8 or so years. The restaurant certainly lacked a friendly welcome, one waiter took the time to talk to us and engage with us. We ordered one glass of...More

Thank Jane B
Fredssousa, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you very much for your review and we are really sorry if you not felt welcome. Cheers Fred

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We have been lunch and dinner on at least half a dozen occasions and it is consistent in its friendly efficient staff and excellent food. Great surroundings in the restaurant to eat in . All food freshly prepared and great variety in the menu. One...More

Thank Richard W
frederico s, Owner at Simply Tapas and Vinho, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you Richard for your review. Cheers Fred & The Team

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ScottiesGourock
3 July 2016|
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Response from frederico s | Property representative |
Hello ScottiesGourock and i am so sorry for the late response. After a few families asking for the children menu we now have one incluiding: Meatballs with gravy and mash or chips Bangers and mash Fish cakes Beef... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Vale do Lobo N 862 | Escanxinas, Almancil 8135-016, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 391 145
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Description
Simply Tapas and Vinho has taken the locals by storm and has quickly established itself to be the place to be and the place to be seen in. After considerable research in Spain, chef has put his own slant on many well known and traditional favourites as well as other more adventurous and interesting fare. If you are with a large party the Chef's Table provides the perfect setting. Whilst there check out the wide selection of gourmet delicacies on sale as well as a great selection of fine wines at reasonable prices.
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