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Canico Restaurant

) #52 of 134 Restaurants in Alvor ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Prainha, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
+351 282 458 503
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“seafood” (24 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
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Prainha, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 438 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Went for lunchtime snack and drink. Didn't bother with food in the end. What a rude staff. Waitress ignorant, bar man not helpful. We were going to go for dinner but decided after our first visit we wouldn't waste our money and time. It's a...More

Thank dsanson1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation at the restaurant a few days before the actual evening and looked forward to our family dinner. When we arrived at time, there was chaos. Staff and angre guests were churning around in the cramped space. We were asked to wait...More

Thank ola379
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I tried this restaurant long time ago a few times and it was great. This year I returned expecting the same quality and taste but unfortunately was not there. The food has become tasteless and is made in a rush, more tables were added in...More

1  Thank KoolkittyHB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table in the morning for dinner. Turned up that night which was a beautiful evening and the walk in was very picturesque. However they didn't have our name down for the table. They did manage to get us a table at the...More

2  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice food. Was here a few years ago for dinner and it was really nice. Had lunch here twice and got a chicken sandwich. Asked for plain both times and had to send it back as there was some mayo or dressing in it....More

Thank Why_tho
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for lunch and it's a bit of a magical,mystery tour to,find it carved into the cliffs literally We had a table on the frontblinevofvthevbalcony so full view out over the beach and ocean A menu with something for everyone,we chose a red snapper...More

Thank DebbyB23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the restaurant, above the snack bar for a joint celebration lunch. Fish freshly cooked to order, great covert, homemade desserts delicious. Good wine menu, reasonably priced to the more expensive. It's a fantastic spot , try to get a table close to overlooking...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Will make this short and sweet, booked in as a group of 6, bit of confusion when we arrived and finally squashed into a very tight spot between 2 other tables, took some time to get menus and then finally some drinks, enquired about various...More

Thank mucho5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most picturesque restaurants I have ever visited. Food was fantastic and the view wonderful. We were by the kitchen which was the downside of the experience. It was incredibly hot and we had no air- I understand it was unusually hot that...More

Thank Sally L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this restaurant is unbelievable! The food is also very good with many options. Great place to have lunch or dinner during summer holidays!

Thank Helena A
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Elaine G
29 April 2017|
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Response from michelle1716 | Reviewed this property |
Do not know as did not eat in the restaurant, only the bar. Sorry
4 April 2017|
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Response from NorthumberlandJulieR | Reviewed this property |
No idea about suitability as a wedding venue but if you want be as near to the beach as possible this will tick all the boxes...but of course weddings these days are such a different prospect. If you want dolphins to deliver... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prainha, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 458 503
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