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Central Planet Bar

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Coffee Shop, Barbecue, English, Portuguese
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Avenida Da Liberdade, 44, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
+351 289 048 827
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9:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: New restaurant located in the old town of Albufeira with a big terrace to...
New restaurant located in the old town of Albufeira with a big terrace to have a great time. Great place and atmosphere where you can try our great portuguese food with our best Cocktails and Sangrias and listen to Live Music every night during the summer. Our Restaurant as to offer Portuguese food as Cataplanas, Fresh Fish, Grilled Steaks and much more.
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Visitor rating
  • 79
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice little place amongst the hussle and bustle

This place is off the square in the old town, walk across the square and go right, you will pass some stalls and the street opens out a bit with shops and restaurants on both sides. Planet is on the right, past Mick Jagger and Elvis! There are 2 " planets" the one we ate in is called Italian... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
Tom W
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Glasgow
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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132 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

After walking past many times we decided to try central planet bar, we both ordered the mixed kebab which came out still bloody and pink, when I told a waiter that I don't want another making and just want the bill for the drinks he said no, another man came over and said that we had eaten 3 pieces of... More 

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Glasgow
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

This place is off the square in the old town, walk across the square and go right, you will pass some stalls and the street opens out a bit with shops and restaurants on both sides. Planet is on the right, past Mick Jagger and Elvis! There are 2 " planets" the one we ate in is called Italian Planet,... More 

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Tegelen, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

When you eat somewhere and you want to come back the next day that is a proof of how you like a restaurant, isn't it? Well, that was our case. Some of the best spareribs I ever tasted, awesome cocktail and the staff is more then friendly. Felt really at home at this place and very good value for the... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Good food but service a bit slow.Staff very friendly,always smiling and stopping for a chat especially Mitch.Entertainment every night,food served until 11pm.Central Planet is just off the main square.

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England
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70 reviews 70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I would have given this 5 stars for everything as just lovely. The staff are so polite and helpful lovely customer service. I only gave 4 stars for the food because when I asked if the ice cream sundae I ordered was the same as in the picture and described they said yes. When it came it was different and... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Central Planet is the hub of one of the old towns square's... Don't walk on past pop in and enjoy. The food is fabulous hot and fresh. The staff are so friendly and there is always some great fun live music happening. The team are so nice and will make you feel welcome so just relax and enjoy the atmosphere.... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Had two or three lunches here. Service great. Prices very fair for town centre. Concept menus mostly frozen foods, generous portions. Spotlessly clean throughout.

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Belfast united kindom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This is located just off the square in the old town. Just ask any body where is the ELVIS and MICK JAGGER resturant its opened for early morning breakfast through to mid morning coffee lunch dinner . It has live music most nights and acts are of a high standard so people usually sit on after their meal and enjoy... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Visited Central planet (and it's adjoined twin - planet grill) late april 2015. Four of us had an all day breakfast - 3 of us requested no beans and requested extra mushrooms. I know it's simple foods, but it was excellent - proper bacon, proper sausages, thick toast, perfectly cooked egg and a good portion of mushroom(they were tinned but... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We have never tried this place in the past but after a recommendation from family we thought we would give it a go and we were not disappointed. The staff were fantastic and really made you feel welcome, you felt more like part of the family than a customer which give the place a great vibe. There was a fantastic... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Da Liberdade, 44, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 048 827

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 22
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Barbecue, English, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

New restaurant located in the old town of Albufeira with a big terrace to have a great time. Great place and atmosphere where you can try our great portuguese food with our best Cocktails and Sangrias and listen to Live Music every night during the summer. Our Restaurant as to offer Portuguese food as Cataplanas, Fresh Fish, Grilled Steaks and much more.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?