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A Fabrica

Rua da Praia, 18 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
+351 282 761 492
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (11 reviews)
“burger” (34 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Rua da Praia, 18 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the few restaurants to open for lunch. The advertising for the restaurant tells you it was once a sardine cannery; how disappointing it was to be told they do not serve sardines as they are messy to eat!!!! We settled for prawns, rice...More

Thank GJholiday
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to A Fabrica on recommendation, so glad we did. The food is outstanding as is the friendly service. I could recommend the dishes we chose but best you try the place and make your own decision (but my husband thought the Belly Pork was...More

1  Thank Sheila F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Both starter and main course had a very different mixture of flavours. Vegetables al dente, sea bass and sea food chowder superb. Ideal location by the beach. Very good value for top notch cuisine. Amazing overall with the cocktails the best in Luz. Hope to...More

1  Thank LJC3006
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic restaurant near the beach with a great lunch and dinner menu. Superb cocktails and lovely staff.

1  Thank isla3012
Reviewed 6 days ago

We tried several times to get in here but always struggled to get a table when we wanted one- be aware they have quite a rigid policy of times you can book for. Food was excellent start to finish- hand made and differen couvert, great...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really hard to get a table on Friday or Saturday night, but it's worth it. The service is amazing and the food is delicious! I recommend the piri piri prawns or the sea bass with fish stew. Delicious!

Thank Kelsey J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The choice of food is a little different to most on offer locally. The steak tartar starter was superb. The stone bass and the pigs cheek mains were also to quality. There is no air con so on a hot, still evening it gets a...More

Thank Malc N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bern here a few times and always great Imaginative food well prepared with Very efficient and friendly staff Well recommended

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A few visits at different times showed me consistently high standards of food, excellent presented and delivered. Actually, the food on the plate could have come out of a west end London boutique restaurant in my opinion. When I learned that the Chef is only...More

Thank William O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having gone to A Fabrica for the first time we had high expectations as it is No1 on TripAdvisor . We were not disappointed, the food was stunning , having opted to share the Tuna Cerviche we were disappointed that we had to share it...More

Thank Simon S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Good morning, We are in Luz from Monday 26th to Friday 30th June. Please may we book a table for dinner on any evening at around 7.30pm Thank you John and Gloria
25 June 2017|
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Response from Ncwluz | Property representative |
I can reserve a table for you on Thursday, presume it is for two people.
Hi Congratulations on getting to number one restaurant in Luz! I said a couple of years ago that you should be and have confirmed that a couple of times since. Ian B
16 November 2016|
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Response from IAN B | Reviewed this property |
It was not a question just a congratulatory message to the restaurant.
Hi, I have tried to call to book a table for Saturday 13th for 4 people around 8. Not able to get through for some reason. Could you confirm if you can accommodate us please? We are staying a Mayer apartments and would love to come for my daughters special birthday Many thanks, Helen xx
9 August 2016|
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Response from Ncwluz | Property representative |
We're open from 12am - 11.30pm every day, it's best to pop in to make a reservation if you can't get in touch by phone.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Praia, 18 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 761 492
  • E-mail
Beachfront restaurant with inside and outside dining. Daytime we serve lunches, snacks, fresh fruit juices, smoothies, teas, coffees, and great home made cakes (including gluten free options) Visit us in the evening for a full and interesting a la carte menu with an international flavour, carefully selected local wines, cocktails, kids menu. Bright and contemporary interior. Open 6 days per week through summer season. Closed Sundays
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