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Alvor, Portimao, Portugal
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London, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here a few times now and there is always a warm welcome waiting when we return. The restaurant offers an extensive menu (meat & fish) prices are very good for the quaility of food that is served. I had "espadarte fumado" beautiful followed by the "pernil no forno" wow this is a massive plate full. The waiters... More 

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Athlone, Ireland
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely traditional restaurant in Alvor Very good menu with excellent fish choices Good drinks list Excellent staff Reasonably priced too Definitely worth a visit if your in the area

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Thank 75Gerry
County Sligo, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traditional Portguese restaurant with lots of fish on the menu. Six of us had a wonderful meal with great service. Run by a father & son, so family establishment who understand their business and who look after their clientele. Everyone agreed it was a lovely meal, great atmosphere, in a traditional establishment. No airs or graces, but service with a... More 

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

as we were standing reading the menu people came out and said this is a great resteraunt and they were right we had booked and in peak season you need to book very friendly staff mid priced always full thats better than any review i like to try local and had pork shoulder stewed and the meat just fell off... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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136 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had a dinner for 3. Ordered as a starter clams - amêijoas a bulhão pato, then grilled cod - bacalhau à lagareiro, chicken with blood - cabidela and file with mushroom sauce. Everything was cooked to perfection! Delicious Portuguese classical dishes. A bill including a decent bottle of wine was 65€ for 3.

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Newcastle Upon Tyne
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant, we first came here 3 years ago and thought the restaurant was excellent, it still is. You are made really welcome by the father and son that run it. Great service, great food and great atmosphere, it’s a must visit when in Alvor. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent as always. Fernando and his family always make us welcome with our friends John and Sheila. Thank you for the lovely food and hospitality.

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Thank Wendy D
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Been using this restaurant every year on our September break for the past 8 years and have never been disappointed with the welcome of our Portuguese hosts nor with the traditional food on offer, it's a very popular restaurant and can be a little noisy on occasion but if you like good food beautifully cooked and presented you won't go... More 

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

What a surprise. Walked past it more time than I care to remember without any desire to give it a try. Outside is far from enticing ! Turns out the lovely folk who have run it since 2001 have about as much custom as they can service with their tight little family squad...so they like it the way it is... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Food excellent great atmosthere . Father and son are-friendly and helpful when ordering and choosing your food and house wine very good. Here one week been there twice so far going back again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alvor, Portimao, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
Description
A Typico Portuguese Restaurant with exceptional Staff and superb Food

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