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Restaurante Maxime

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Estrada Farol, Carvoeiro 8400-505, Portugal
(+351) 962 498 755
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
another gem!

I'm going to keep this review very simple..... go to Maximes. THE FOOD IS FANTASTIC! Great staff very polite even to the point when I had my grumpy head on due to the wait for our food......this was no fault of theirs due to a festival being on and the whole of cavoiero being packed. By the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Jon W
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Iwade, United Kingdom
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Iwade, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW via mobile

I'm going to keep this review very simple..... go to Maximes. THE FOOD IS FANTASTIC! Great staff very polite even to the point when I had my grumpy head on due to the wait for our food......this was no fault of theirs due to a festival being on and the whole of cavoiero being packed. By the way.....I did apologise... More 

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Brampton, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We tried to have dinner at a couple restaurants before we stumbled across Maxime, but they were either full, or.. just didn't acknowledge us waiting there, but after the experience we had here I'm very glad we ended up here. The staff were really incredibly sweet and the food was amazing, and really reasonably priced. It was hard to decide... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

It is several years since I visited Carvoeiro and I was looking forward to revisiting Maximes. However, this once excellent restaurant seems to have 'dumbed down'. My duck was beautifully cooked but was served with a minute amount of overlooked broccoli. Then a plate of frozen chips was placed on the table for the four of us to share along... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

The food is amazing, there are vegetarian menu and the environment is very nice. The day that we were there was busy and the service took longer than we expected, but just this, because everything was really good!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

You could easily miss this restaurant, with its small front on the main street but its definitely worth a visit. Tasty food and good service.

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Clydebank, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This little restaurant has just had a makeover and a menu change but it is still a delight to go to the lady waiter is delightful and the food is a bit different from the usual fare in Portugal well worth a visit

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Rochdale, England, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Sad to say but we didn't enjoy the food that much and the service wasn't very good. We have been going to Maxime's for years, ever since it opened. John & Francine have completely refurbished the place and it does look good, very modern, pleasant surroundings. Something has been lost, Francine who is a fantastic chef has it seems hung... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Perfectly medium rare done fillet steak , great Dover sole, very nice sate of pork tenderloin. plus good wine and very friendly service from John and Lena. makes a perfect dinner with friends. After 3-4 visits in the last half year, we can conclude that this place is worth coming back to.

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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times - food always consistently good - we had a delicious steak on our most recent visit - the interior decor has been updated since our previous visit - and we really liked the new look - the host - works so hard and is always personable and friendly - its a must visit... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were in carveiro for a week at the end of April we found this restaurant on our 1st night and had an excellent meal there, we loved our evening so we booked again to go back on our last night again we were not disappointed the food and wine was excellent and very reasonable can't wait to go back,... More 

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Address: Estrada Farol, Carvoeiro 8400-505, Portugal
Phone Number: (+351) 962 498 755
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
Average Prices: USD 13 - 31
Cuisine: French, Dutch

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  • Address: Estrada Farol, Carvoeiro 8400-505, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
  • Phone Number: (+351) 962 498 755

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 31
  • Cuisine: French, Dutch

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