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Casa da Avo- Grandmother's House

R. do Movimento das Forcas Armadas 97, Albufeira 8200-157, Portugal
289-587-866
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Ranked #168 of 573 restaurants in Albufeira
Cuisines: Portuguese
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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89% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This place was hard to find, but once we were in we were seated at a table by the window and the waiter was very good at taking our order promptly and was very pleasent. The prawn starters were plentiful but the chef special suckling pork was awful. The pork chops were so dry I couldn't believe it. On reflection... More

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

On arrival the restaurant seemed really nice and the servers friendly and helpful. We ordered our meal. 40 mins later it still hadn't arrived! The children were starving and getting v agitated. When my husband went up to pay for our drinks and to say we were leaving the owner wouldn't let us leave unless we paid for the meal... More

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Miami
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

We were tonight at this local restaurant in Guia, a little outside of Albufeira centre, as recommended by our hotel. The food was really smashing. This Chef has a fantastic talent of combining extra ordinary tasts. Really special. From his selction of Tapas, a bar, buffet of about 15-20 dishes, all marvellous. A home made marmalade with cheese, unbelievable. We... More

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Drybrook, England
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Recommended by our taxi driver ! The service was excellent & the food,service & wine were great :-) A really nice restaurant & reasonable prices .

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Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stumbled across this on an evening walk! Wow food is amazing ! Even the homemade chips were lovey ! My sea bass was lovely served with in season veg ! All the food very good quality ! Will be back.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This restaurant was so nice. We wanted somewhere that served traditional Portuguese food. We were not disappointed. We ordered the Early Bird 3 Course Meal, it was delicious. The Chocolate Mousse is a MUST try. Beautiful decor & a lovely waiter made the experience even better! Highly recommend. It's on a hill on the way down to the old town,... More

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Excellent food and very good service, I highly recommend eating here. I had bread with garlic butter to start, sirloin steak medium rare and rice pudding with cinamin. Very good food at a reasonable price.

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Albufeira, Portugal
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Rather nice setting with nicely set up menu. Food seemed rather fresh and was enjoyable. Service was really not up to standard to say the least. Complaints were ignored.

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Bexleyheath
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Despite staying 20 mins drive away, we have been coming to this restaurant each year for the last 10 years. Food and service excellent. Try the pork with figs... Simply delicious.

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Oldham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

lovely place .the food was very good i had black pork secrets it was wonderful my wife had sirloin steak served as she asked for the restaurant looked pricey but in fact it was very good value

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