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Iguana Cafe

Rua Latino Coelho, N.059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
+351 289 513 011
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Ranked #7 of 572 restaurants in Albufeira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $12
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A cafe/ bar located in the Rossio part of the old town of Albufeira, with an outdoor terrace overlooking the sea; and offering spectacular views of Fishermen's Beach and the coastline, all the way to Faro. We serve beer, wine, sangria, cocktails, teas, coffee, ice-cream, crepes, toasties, baguettes, salads, paninis and tapas. Look forward to welcoming you here soon!
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
St neots
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW via mobile

We had just arrived and needed a drink on a hot day. This place is deceiving from the front it looks ordinary, but go out the back and you arrive on a lovely decked area overlooking the sea. They also do sandwiches and snacks, which were good size portions and value for money the drinks were reasonable too. The only... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 NEW

Great little cafe/bar just up the street from the Hotel Rocamar.....Great views over Albufeira Bay and really nice place to have a relaxing lunch...We visited it 4 out of our 6 day break...lovely food and would definately recommend it.........Aim to work my way through the icecreams on my next visit.....!!.....

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Western Ireland, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This cafe formerly known as Cafe Latino is our favourite place to relax in all of Albufeira. Best location overlooking the beach and bay from the lovely terrace. The current manager is a lovely warm friendly scottish lady and she makes everyone feel very welcome. The cafe is visited by the local hearthrob, Jorge (ask) who is really cool. Great... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a relaxing late lunch on the terrace overlooking the sea - great view! The staff were very friendly, the sangria and cerveja chilled, and the tapas tasty. Great spot for lunch!

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Derry City
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

When you go to the old town in Albufeira you must visit this fantastic cafe. Sit and chill out with a cold drink and soak up the sun on the beautiful terrace over looking the beach. Quality snacks available from the menu. Super service always given by the owners and staff. Once you sample what Cafe Iguana has to offer... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

dropped in late afternoon for iced coffee, sangria and cocktails - not all in the same day!! - nice atmosphere, friendly owners, superb views great relaxing spot - would recommend a visit

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Had lunch every day in this great friendly place. Great views. Good food and drinks, but most of all friendly owners and staff. Last day surprise of a fridge magnet was a nice touch. Well worth finding.

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oxon
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18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We called in here as we spotted the lovely terraced area through the.door on the street and we found a little gem, what great views from the terrace and such a wonderful welcome from the staff. We had lunch here twice, the food was tasty and inexpensive. A good selection of hot and cold drinks on offer too, the draught... More

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Vilamoura, Portugal
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

If you love a relaxing vibe and like enjoying a nice drink/snack this is the place for you. It is simply a great place to chill a little and enjoy the wonderfull view over the sea. right under its balcon.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Visited a couple of times for drinks and snacks during our holiday. Beautiful location, very good quality food and drinks at a reasonable price and awesome service. The lady made my 3 year old girl feel very welcome. I would definitely recommend.

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