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Monte Carvoeiro, Carvoeiro 8400, Portugal
+351 282 357 031
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Ranked #31 of 102 Restaurants in Carvoeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mediterranean, International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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N.Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Christina and her husband (the chef) run a really lovely restaurant with excellent food. It is a cosy place at this time of year, when you can have a table inside. Try the fish, you won't be disappointed.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

4 of us visited on a Sunday and ordered drinks and the food, the drinks arrived fairly quickly but the food took 25 mins between courses. As the title says the food tasted great. it was not a bad price but no reason was given for the slow service and the restaurant was not that busy

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

6 of us visited this twice in one week and we had excellent service and the menu choice was varied and of excellent quality. We will be back.

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wigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We visited this restaurant twice while we were in Portugal, both times the food was lovely and the service very good. Our three year old also enjoyed her meals.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We had three meals here this year, all excellent. The piri-piri chicken (it's almost essential to eat this if you visit the Algarve) was oven roasted to order and took about 45 minutes to arrive, but was worth the wait, The curry was also good (and faster), and the fish (bass) superb - as were the accompanying vegetables. This is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stayed in a villa in Carvoeiro, and came across Monte Carvoeiro Square, menu looked good and we were not disappointed. We ended up going a couple of times and having different meals, the food was excellent and the serive was very good.

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Hodnet, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Situated in the courtyard square at Monte Carvoeiro, the restaurant specialises in seafood. The service was friendly and attentive. The food was all good and well cooked but not outstanding. You can either sit outside or inside and on the night we went it was warm enough to sit outside to enjoy our meal. However on some nights noise from... More

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Bearsden, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Situated in the trendy little enclave of Monte Carvoeiro. There are a number of good reasonably priced restaurants in this little Plaza. This charming restaurant is accessed down a flight of stairs. The ambiance was quite nice. Our waiter, however, was not Portuguese and, was more supercilious than skilled or knowledgable. That was a bit of a shame. However our... More

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Market Drayton, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Following good reviews, I persuaded the boss to try Salmao, which is why I am now in the dog house. It is situated in what can best be described as an outdoor food court, allowing noise, music and televised sport to intrude from other establishments. The menu was un exciting to be kind. I went for garlic mushrooms,, which were... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Went to this restaurant a couple of time on a recent holiday, food was very well presented and was very nice tasting I had Sea Bream my wife had Salmon on our first visit. On a second visit I had the Hake with Gorgonzola and my wife had portuguese style pork chops both these were once again very nice. The... More

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Address: Monte Carvoeiro, Carvoeiro 8400, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 282 357 031
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
Cuisine: Mediterranean, International

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