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O Lusitano

Avenida Salgado Zenha, Albufeira 8200-353, Portugal
289 592 217
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Ranked #28 of 586 Restaurants in Albufeira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Traditional Portuguese Cuisine - Indoor Room, Terrace and Lounge - Open for Lunch and Dinner Closed on Sunday
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

we went again middle of september, this restaurant never failes, simply best place to eat, lunch time and teatime, thank you pedro, you rock,

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Derry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We visited O Lusitano restaurant with friends who told us that we were in for a real treat. In summary we were not disappointed. The quality of the food was excellent, the service was great and the atmosphere was relaxed. This was our first visit to the restaurant and if we visit Albufeira again we will definitely go back. I... More

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Derry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We were in Albufeira in early September and again we visited Pedro's aka O Lusitano aka "Our Restaurant". Not much else to add on my other reviews except exceptional as always. Service, food, friendliness all top notch. Thanks again Pedro and Carlos

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Devon
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57 reviews 57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We visited O Lusitano on our first night in Albufeira after doing our research on Trip Advisor in advance of our holiday. We and another couple arrived10 minutes before they were due to open, the staff were sat having their evening meal, but we were welcomed in and given a table and menu to purus while we were waiting. From... More

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The service was nice, and most of the food seemed good. However, one member of our group ordered prawn cocktail. After two bites, it was clear from the very bad taste and texture that it had gone bad. He sent it back, but experienced the consequences quite a few times in the night. How could they serve food this far... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Back again in Albufiera on holidays and returned multiple times to O Lusitano or "Pedro's", as we call it. This place simply cant be beaten for lovely food, good service, relaxed atmosphere and value for money. We were always well looked after by Pedro, Carlos and Sarah. This year my wife and daughter got it very hard to be tempted... More

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Merseyside
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The service here was impeccable. The standard of the food was really good. My partner absolutely raved about the clams. The wine was reasonably priced and absolutely delicious. Started with prawn cocktail for me and clams for him. I had the Cod O Lusitano and he had a mahoosive veal chop. We both had a dessert, a coffee and a... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

What a lovely restaurant, lovely polite waiters, lovely selection of food and lovely wine. The Portuguese steak is the best I've tasted in the algarve, my boyfriend had lamb chops with a sweet mint sauce which he loved. Defiantly one of the best in albufeira. Worth the trip out of the old town for, even managed to get us a... More

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Omagh
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Went here one evening during a weeks hols in Albufeira....in a fairly remote spot....but the food and service was very good..had clams in a garlicky herby sauce and a whole sole cooked on the bone...all seafood was fresh, well cooked and simply presented....two starters, two whole fish for mains, a child's meal, bottle of wine, liquers, espresso and an Irish... More

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west midlands
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110 reviews 110 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This place overall when you add up value/service/quality should be number one on trip advisor. Now I've eaten in some of the best restaurants in the places I've been and some right dives, but this place never changes the quality of food-excellent, service-great and flavours-awesome, it's a no rush restaurant with perfect time between meals to allow your food to... More

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