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Gengibre e Canela

Travessa da Mota | 8000-388, Faro Algarve - Portugal, Portugal
289 88 24 24
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Ranked #13 of 179 Restaurants in Faro
Cuisines: Vegetarian
Dining options: Reservations
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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stumbled upon this place as we were getting very hungry and were a little bit tired of the usual fare. The food as indicated is vegetarian and was delicious as was the fruit drink special. It appeared that a lot of local folks eat here on a regular basis as they knew the staff what they wanted to eat.... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Even if you're not a vegetarian, this spot is worth a entire day trip to Faro. Hidden away, it is an unassuming gem. You can have as much food as your heart desires for an extremely reasonable price, and boy, will you be going for seconds! Go, go, go! Fly to Portugal to try it!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Since Starting my Vegetarian and Vegan News page, I have been hunting for Vegetarian/Vegan Restaurants in my 2nd Home Country Portugal. Gengibre e Canela in Faro is a Wonderful Little Place.Pick what you want Buffet,Soup,Fresh Salads ,2 Vegan curries,brown rise And Delicious Vegetarian & Vegan Desserts. The selection of fresh juices is good too. The owner Amir is a Lovely... More

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Bremen, Germany
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66 reviews 66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

As a vegetarian or vegan this might be the best choice for lunch in Faro. The all-you-can-eat-buffet for 7,50 € includes salads, a soup, bread, rice and three different curries. Everything tasted well. Only the Papadum was quite stiff. Weak point: The tables weren't really clean - not really ugly but also not very appetizing.

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Quinta Stuart
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82 reviews 82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Great, nice to sit outside and get the sort of food I really want. Buffet with soup and lots of salad, good wine and deserts.

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Boliqueime, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Beautifull, tasty, exciting food, raw and cooked. Owner has a great personality and made us feel very welcome. All you can eat lunchtime buffet including soup followed by main meals for just 7.50 euro. Cant wait to go again.....

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Really nice vegetarian food in the heart of Faro. We got a vegetable soup and the buffet for lunch - but because there was a big group eating inside of the restaurant the waitress served the food for us (we did not get to self-serve). In that way we did not get to try all the different things, but the... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I stumbled across this wonderful restaurant when visiting Faro on a local bank holiday. The food (buffet) was incredible. With a choice of hot and cold dishes, every dish was amazing. I would recommend this restaurant for vegetarians and non-vegetarians.

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Leicester
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3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A real surprise - and a delight and a relief - to find a 100% vegetarian restaurant in Faro. The lunch buffet costs E7.50 - eat as much as you like: what a bargain! I think all the dishes on the buffet were vegan and the food was fresh, tasty and healthy. Good variety, too. The owner was friendly, welcoming... More

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Antwerp
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

during our stay in Faro, we enjoyed the vegetarian meals, with choice of warm and cold buffet; special the dishes with tofu and seitan

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Additional Information about Gengibre e Canela

Address: Travessa da Mota | 8000-388, Faro Algarve - Portugal, Portugal
Phone Number: 289 88 24 24
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
Cuisine: Vegetarian

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