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Praia de Santa Eulalia | PO BOX 644, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Tucked away next to the pool within the sprawling Sheraton Algarve resort...
Tucked away next to the pool within the sprawling Sheraton Algarve resort in Albufeira, Portugal, O Pescador is a bright and cheerful restaurant which serves breakfast and light meals during the day, and a superb seafood menu in the evenings. The Sheraton is perched on a clifftop with panoramic ocean views, and O Pescador is decorated with whitewashed walls, marine blue tablecloths and tiled floors giving the eatery has an unabashedly Mediterranean atmosphere. Ideal for tables for two and relaxed family nights out, the restaurant's menu includes favourites such as the Seafood Platter for two, the Steamed Atlantic Crab and the traditional Portuguese Cataplana served three ways.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
good position, good food, weak starters

it was the first of a series of dinners in restaurants located on the beach. lovely position, great waiter, great fish, but not too much to choose for starters

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

obviously a well run family restaurant- efficient, friendly service & fresh fish filleted & cooked expertly in full view - a real theatre of excellence! packed to capacity yet seved with a smile by momma & her excellent waiters. utterly sumptuous, the finest seafood lunch we had on our holiday.

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Crieff, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Good family friendly relaxed beach side restaurant. Beach clothes during the day for snacks and beers, dressed at night or dressed down if you prefer. Stunning location.

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Dublin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Went here one night for dinner with my 2 kids.Its a lovely location on the beach .We were there at about 7pm so it was very quiet .The food was fine but the waitress who I feel might have been one of the owners nearly threw the food at us .One of my kids reckoned she lost two of her... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

it was the first of a series of dinners in restaurants located on the beach. lovely position, great waiter, great fish, but not too much to choose for starters

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Havant, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I love this restaurant. It's not cheap but if you can grab a table on the terrace overlooking the beach, it is a truly wonderful lunch experience. We have been going for 13 years and the service is always great and the fresh fish is wonderful. The chef butterflies the fish and cooks it on a chargrill or BBQ -... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

If you love fish .... this is the place for you! Small menu, fresh fish delivered every day. You can see and pick what you want to eat. And the view is just stunning. Fernanda was our outstanding waitress and we loved going there. Highly recommended.

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We came here for an evening meal yesterday and it was so good we returned for lunch today! The fish is caught the same day and tastes amazing cooked on the charcoal grill. Bread and vegetable side orders were tasty and fresh, the service was great- would definitely recommend. You can't beat that view.

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Heerlen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Only stopped here for a few drinks to sit on the balcony outside. Lovely position at the beach and great place to chill and relax, where you'll be spoiled by the sea view and breeze....The restaurant is inside.

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Rishworth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were staying at the hotel next door to the O Pescador and dined here 3 times while on our holiday. The fish counter has some beautiful fresh fish, cooked on the char grill and served with potatoes and salad/Veg. Absolutely delicious. The staff are friendly and accommodated our small kids very well. A good selection of wines are on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Me and my husband had a great experience at O Pescador restaurant. Great service, hospitality and food quality for reasonable price, as well as experienced staff. I would especially point out the waiter Eugusto (if I am not mistaken with the name) for his professional and friendly attitude. The restaurant is situated on a splendid Santa Eulalia beach, which makes... More 

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Address: Praia de Santa Eulalia | PO BOX 644, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
Average Prices: USD 47 - 78
Cuisine: Seafood

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Praia de Santa Eulalia | PO BOX 644, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 47 - 78
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business

Description

Tucked away next to the pool within the sprawling Sheraton Algarve resort in Albufeira, Portugal, O Pescador is a bright and cheerful restaurant which serves breakfast and light meals during the day, and a superb seafood menu in the evenings. The Sheraton is perched on a clifftop with panoramic ocean views, and O Pescador is decorated with whitewashed walls, marine blue tablecloths and tiled floors giving the eatery has an unabashedly Mediterranean atmosphere. Ideal for tables for two and relaxed family nights out, the restaurant's menu includes favourites such as the Seafood Platter for two, the Steamed Atlantic Crab and the traditional Portuguese Cataplana served three ways.

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