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Restaurante O Castelo

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Steakhouse, Seafood,
Rua da Liberdade 74 | Next to the Postoffice Center, Tavira 8800-399, Portugal
+351 915 087 614
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Grill, Portuguese
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Rua da Liberdade 74 | Next to the Postoffice Center, Tavira 8800-399, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is mainly outside eating. When we arrived we had booked and I think it was full. There was some live music with an excellent singer. The wine was very good and fairly priced, The food was very well cooked. I had the sirloin...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and myself ate here twice when on holiday in Tavira. I had the picanha and also the sirloin. My wife had the salmon. All the meals were excellent, the staff were very hospitable and the ambience of dining alfresco in the town was...More

Thank Heeksy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried to visit this restaurant on Friday but we were advised that altho full they could take a booking the next day. This was much appreciated as some places tell u to PFO. The staff are so friendly & amazing! The food is gorgeous!...More

Thank Lindaob84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little restaurant takes over a large area of the pavement come evening time and serves the best steak I have ever eaten in Portugal. Beautifully cooked to your exact liking and simply served with a salad and fries - but then what more do...More

Thank MikeFSurrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll tell you this, the food was very good -I had the only mixed grill where you get steak, steak and more steak (not a sausage!) -and I'm not complaining because I am such a carnivore! It was seasoned and cooked to perfection. The staff...More

Thank Phil D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our local friends advised this was a must go place and they said it's all about the steak. Don't expect anything fancy but expect great service and fantastic steak. Cheery place, very friendly and some of the most delicious well-priced steak you'll ever have. And...More

Thank eunice_from_aberdeen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All credit to Junior and his team, yet another exceptional steak and beautifully marinated chicken kebab. The sign of a good restaurant being every table full and a long chalk board wait list for later tables on a Monday evening. A return visit on Wednesday...More

Thank Richard B
Ocastelo, Owner at Restaurante O Castelo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks and you are very welcome here. All the best

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As basic as you can get, wonderful staff, amazing steak. Amazing steak. Worth the wait if it's busy ..

Thank markgroberts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening here - everything was top quality, from the setting to the wine, the food and the reasonable price. As a main dish we shared an extra large entrecôte and it was delicious, tender and cooked to perfection. As soon as...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You need to book and book early (7:30) as they will not kick you off your table for the second sitting (which is also booked) who stand queueing down the street Service is excellent and attentive as well as lively. The steak is a great...More

Thank Julian M
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Derrick M
10 September 2017|
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Response from Ted L | Reviewed this property |
Make sure you get the correct restaurant. O Castelo Restaurante in Tavira. There is also a hotel with the same name that has nothing to do with it. The proprietor is Junior.
Oana C
24 August 2017|
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Response from Paul K | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant via Facebook. It will be no problem.
31 July 2017|
Response from Ocastelo | Property representative |
Yes we do sr. Thanks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:50 - 22:00
11:50 - 22:00
11:50 - 22:00
11:50 - 22:00
11:50 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Liberdade 74 | Next to the Postoffice Center, Tavira 8800-399, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Tavira
  • Phone Number: +351 915 087 614
Is a place where you are always welcome, and feel like home. Exelent steaks. Just feel the difference. SMALL RESTAURANT . Reservations is very welcome. Thank you.
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