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Rua Latino Coelho, N.059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
+351 289 513 011
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Ranked #17 of 578 Restaurants in Albufeira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $11
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
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

The balcony is terrific, you can eat whilst listening to the waves crashing below you. The scottish lady who served us was helpful and friendly. I would recommend the baguettes from here to anyone

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Recently returned from a 7 day break in Albufeira.We have been coming to Iguana for the past 3 years now.We went for drinks and a bite to eat most days with its fabulous views and good service its a must stop off when your in the old town.

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

stumbled across this beautiful little cafe walking the streets of old town albufeira. nipped in for a quick drink and the view is fantastic from the balcony. quite cheap for drinks aswell. lovely place. it's a must visit if you go to the old town.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Popped in here in early September for lunch while out walking. you can get a proper size large beer and the food is good and cheap, you may have a bit of a wait as it's freshly prepared but there's a great view to take in while you do.

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anon
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Popped in here twice during our stay - lovely, peaceful, classy and relaxing, with a balcony overlooking the sea and views across to Faro. Enjoyed Prosecco and perfectly chilled Portuguese wine along with tasty freshly prepared baguettes..... bliss. Prices are very reasonable and it's a place you can linger without feeling rushed. The owners are friendly too - so glad... More 

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Midlands
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103 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Popped in for a late lunch - good food or drink, washed down with a great view.........what more could you want! My only complaint and I know it was October - but it was a bit hit and miss with opening days.

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Swindon Wilts,
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9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

stopped here for a quick drink on walk to the marina, and we were pleasantly surprised by the view! drinks were very sensibly priced, with the staff being very pleasant and polite. outside terrace is the area to go on a nice sunny day to soak up the sun and enjoy the fantastic view.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Visited this cafe a couple of times during our 10 day stay. Nice snacks and lovely white sangria, while enjoying the amazing views.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Fabulous, authentic little cafe, tasty food, good selection of drinks, very reasonable prices Lovely outside terrace with amazing views. Friendly staff, will definately be back and would recommend if you are in the old town call in at Iguana you wont be disappointed

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Derry City
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Just back from another week in Albufeira and visited this fantastic cafe each day. Take in the great views with a nice snack from the menu and a cold drink to enjoy. Busy cafe as always and fantastic service given by Rui and Lorraine each day. Heading back in Feb for another week and Cafe Iguana will be top of... More 

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Address: Rua Latino Coelho, N.059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 289 513 011
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
Average Prices: USD 4 - 11
Cuisine: International

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