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Restaurante Canto Azul

Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco 80 | Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800-537, Portugal
+351 281 381 391
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
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Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco 80 | Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800-537, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the finest meal I have eaten n Portugal. The service is fantastic and the the food is nothing but spectacular. I had the boeuf which was tender and very tasty, the wine was recommended by the owner and complimented the meal very well....More

Thank JamesBurr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited here a couple of years ago and enjoyed so decided to return during our ten days in Tavira. Food and service excellent as before. Not often you get lamb fillets on a menu, and if you do, its usually mega...More

Thank eddie846
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found the hostess slightly abrupt to start and we thought had we chosen wrongly where to dine. However she softened and our meal was beautiful. Very accommodating for coeliac and service very efficient. Would definitely recommend the rooftop terrace. Beautiful setting for a meal

Thank eimsf
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is impossible to fault this restaurant. From the minute you walk in you are made to feel very welcome. The steak was cooked perfectly and I can honestly say, it was the best I have had in years. My wife's fish,a Dorado, was equally...More

Thank PedroMig
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great little restaurant in a lovely location overlooking the Ria Formosa. The steaks were cooked to perfection. A must visit in the Eastern Algarve.

Thank sdmg1960 .
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We have been visiting Canto Azul for many years now as we visit Tavira 3 or 4 times a year. The food served is excellent and you can always rely on perfection with the cooking from Gert and Leonie who are front of house supplying...More

Thank NBClare
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We had friends from Africa over, so decided Canto Azul was the best place to take them. Amazing view from the roof top. Superb service, lovely food - different from anywhere else, great value. Highly recommend.

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This looked such a lovely restaurant, beautifully decorated with a wonderful roof terrace with a view of the Ria Formosa but unfortunately the food didn't live up to it's lovely setting. The Dutch owners were extremely welcoming and friendly and the service was good but...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Small personal restaurant on the sea front of santa luiza. Only about 4 tables downstairs . Opens in the evenings from 18.00 ( closed on Thursdays ) . Exc menu covering an array of fish and meats. We chose two meat dishes I had a...More

Thank Jon J
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This chef really knows his steaks, perfectly trimmed and cooked. Quality. Juicy even though I like my steaks medium-well. Wine list looked well thought out with a good selection of Portuguese wines from different regions. The Syrah we had was fantastic and we felt the...More

Thank Andrew D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco 80 | Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800-537, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Tavira
  • Phone Number: +351 281 381 391
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