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Restaurante Ruccula

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Rua Poeta Joao de Deus, Alvor, Portimao 8500-026, Portugal
+351 965 839 902
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18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Eastham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

Really nice restaurant with wonderful food & friendly staff. Had the lamb shank which was fantastic. They confirmed that all main courses were gluten free, which I needed as a Coeliac. Nice atmosphere, although quite dark. Don't make the same mistake as us and go in the place below (Tango), as the doors and signs are right next to each... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

49 years of age and just had the best steak I've ever ever tasted. 15 years in Alvor and never been to Ruccula before. What an unbelievable surprise!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Ruccula is a great restaurant, the staff are very attentive. The views from the terrace are amazing.I had the lamb shank and it was btilliant and my girlfriend had the fillet steak which she said was her favourite meal of our holiday, and that was us eating in all the best restaurants. Ruccula is a brilliant restaurant a must try... More 

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

Brilliant, Food excellent and staff amazing. Had a brilliant evening. Everyone in our party had a different choice of meal and all expressed their delight. Will definitely be returning to this restaurant

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Great food, nice staff, good atmosphere, I would not miss going to this restaurant when in Alvor, it's part of our holuday

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Welwyn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Easily the best restaurant in Alvor. Third time this year and still fantastic food and friendly service from the great team there

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Padstow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

Well we heard about this restaurant read the reviews so we thought we would give it a try, the best in Alvor good food a nice wine cannot fault it.The starters just right the main just as it should be presented with a bit of style not over the top the staff know what its all about just a brilliant... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

We've been coming to Alvor for about 15 years now and probably eaten in every restaurant in town. This is the best. Went there last night and taking 2 more friends back there on Friday. Starter, main with beer, water and wine is 30 euro each. Great value, superb service and attention to detail. Can get vey busy so you... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

I had a wonderful meal here this evening and I cannot compliment the staff enough. This was my first visit to Ruccula and followed a recommendation from a friend. I was impressed with every aspect of my experience - friendly and efficient service, great food and good value. A lot of the local restaurants offer quite similar offerings at similar... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews we decided to try Restaurante Ruccula and we definitely weren't disappointed! From the moment we arrived we were greeted with warm and friendly faces. We were shown to our table and immediately made to feel at home. The food was great. Between our table of 5 we ordered the Duck, Mango Chicken, Sea bass, Salmon and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Poeta Joao de Deus, Alvor, Portimao 8500-026, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 965 839 902

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?