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Restaurante Calheiros

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Rua da Torre da Medronheira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
289513148
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Dining options: Late Night, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Description: Hello! Good evening! First of all we need to make an apology! We only heard...
Hello! Good evening! First of all we need to make an apology! We only heard about TripAdvisor recently and honestly we're not very good working with this, Lol! We heard about TripAdvisor from a costumer who asked us why we don't answer back and don't even say thanks! Really, we never heard about it! We searched the internet and found this, no need to say that we're all very happy!!! We wanted to thank you all, we appreciate your reviewes very much and we're so glad from what you told about us! Calheiro's is a family restaurant and one of our concernes is to make you feel good while in vacations in the company of your family or friends! We made some real friends there, clients that passes more than clients to friendship and that's the most amazing part of the job! We like you to know that we saw your constructive critics and we'll try our best to improve our restaurant! Restaurant Calheiros is a family restaurant, with local food and the best wishes to gave a good meal in a good atmosphere! We hope you'll come visit us and see what you think about our restaurant!Thank you so much and we're sorry for any inconvenient or any disturb. Kisses, love and all the joy for you and your families, and we wish you awesome vacations!!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Popular with locals.

Ate here twice, to cold to eat outside. Not a lot of room between tables as it is quite narrow inside . Food is of a good standard, presented well with a warm and helpful service. Couldn't find fault with anything at this restaurant even the music was Portuguese.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris B
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here twice, to cold to eat outside. Not a lot of room between tables as it is quite narrow inside . Food is of a good standard, presented well with a warm and helpful service. Couldn't find fault with anything at this restaurant even the music was Portuguese.

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Thank Chris B
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

This is a lovely restaurant that we have been to over the last few years and ate there again in October with our daughter and her partner who live over there We all had the Piri Piri Chicken served with chips and salad,very reasonably priced It was another great meal that we all enjoyed in a good atmosphere, that I... More 

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Thank Marie247970
Accrington
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Dine here every night of our holiday, what a fantastic place to eat. Food was beautiful, fish, steak, chicken, everything was so good, big portions - definitely recommend. Can't wait to return.

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Thank LynnWhite
Chester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

A superb family run restaurant,known locally as the "surf and turf"-superb food-cannot fault any aspect of this restaurant-please try the Chateaubriand steak-(a full fillet for two)for only E26, it is cooked to perfection and with the rice accompaniment-I know?-but it works and literally melts in the mouth,the chefs certainly know how to cook a steak,in fact every meal is cooked... More 

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Thank robert o
Langkawi, Malaysia
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

The food, service and atmosphere make for a great night out and the lady who runs the show is lovely, make sure you book.

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Thank pensioner115
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

My partner and I went to have dinner here while on vacation. We both had a rare steak Portuguese style. The beef was cooked to perfection, the sauce and potatoes perfect accompaniments. The Hostess suggested a lovely red wine. This is a family run restaurant and the owner and his wife treated us very well. Enjoyed medronho and coffee after.... More 

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Thank Kerushkerush
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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397 reviews
354 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Again a lovely welcome, staff friendly, helpful and charming. The menu is extensive with so much choice we always return here as we think you can not beat the delicious food, good quality and definite value for money. We visited 4 times in the 14 days,

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Thank rosie194
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

This place is a gem. The waiters are so nice, the food is absolutely amazing. There is an amazing amount of choice, and all the food is freshly prepared, and I assure you there is plenty to choose from. You must come here.

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Thank Jmandrews10
Macclesfield, UK
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This restaurant got our overall vote as being best of the ones we visited because of the genaral atmospere and decor of the interior. All of the staff seemed really interested in providing to all of our needs.

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Thank Owen S
Gili Islands, Indonesia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

IN Albuferia at minute and staying in Olhos de Agua Popped in to this restaurant without a reservation which was not a problem Although we needed to wait a little while there was a perfectly pleasant bar space where we enjoyed pre dinner drinks The food was absolutely the best ever ...... We had Chateau Briande which was cooked to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua da Torre da Medronheira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira  >  Olhos de Agua
  • Phone Number: 289513148

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine

Description

Hello! Good evening! First of all we need to make an apology! We only heard about TripAdvisor recently and honestly we're not very good working with this, Lol! We heard about TripAdvisor from a costumer who asked us why we don't answer back and don't even say thanks! Really, we never heard about it! We searched the internet and found this, no need to say that we're all very happy!!! We wanted to thank you all, we appreciate your reviewes very much and we're so glad from what you told about us! Calheiro's is a family restaurant and one of our concernes is to make you feel good while in vacations in the company of your family or friends! We made some real friends there, clients that passes more than clients to friendship and that's the most amazing part of the job! We like you to know that we saw your constructive critics and we'll try our best to improve our restaurant! Restaurant Calheiros is a family restaurant, with local food and the best wishes to gave a good meal in a good atmosphere! We hope you'll come visit us and see what you think about our restaurant!Thank you so much and we're sorry for any inconvenient or any disturb. Kisses, love and all the joy for you and your families, and we wish you awesome vacations!!

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