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Le Marquis Restaurant

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Monte da Palhagueira | Santa Barbara de Nexe, Faro 8005/488, Portugal
+351 916 076 540
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6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 125
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A taste of heaven

We were very lucky to be served a customised tasting menu for a friend's special birthday. We had nearly 4 hours of great food, great service and even greater company. The setting is old world - a converted 17th C farmhouse - but the food is modern and inventive. The dishes are created to marry... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
beepee
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blackpool
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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blackpool
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We were very lucky to be served a customised tasting menu for a friend's special birthday. We had nearly 4 hours of great food, great service and even greater company. The setting is old world - a converted 17th C farmhouse - but the food is modern and inventive. The dishes are created to marry flavours and are feast for... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Have been visiting this restaurant each year for the last few years. I cannot speak too highly of the food and the ambiance. The food is delightfully excellent, the service friendly and attentive and dining on the patio on a sunny lunchtime is what holidays should be all about! Slightly off the beaten track but well worth tracking down!

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Mexico City, Mexico
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

It was hard to get us there - but worth it by far! - it is a great place, owner-managed, great food, atmosphere and, while a little north on price, worrh it fully. Highly recommended!

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Rome
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We have eaten many meals at this restaurant. Never been disappointed. Friendly service, excellent quality food, good wine choices and beautiful surroundings. What more do you want?

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

had the pleasure of eating her a week ago, food and service were excellent, even the fact that it took and hour to find the place, it was worth the wait, fine dining

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Muiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

Amazing food, extraordinary wine, great service, beautifull terras, very dear friends: a wonderfull diner!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We visited Le Marquis on a recommendation and it certainly lived up to expectations. We were a party of five and each of us felt the same, both about the food and the setting - amazing. The building is a converted farm house, with a beautiful outdoor dining area. Well worth a visit.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My family took me here for my birthday on a brief trip to the Algarve, of which we come to often and have for a number of years although this was our first visit to this restaurant. It will now be one of many visits I hope as it was simply superb. We arrived slightly late as the taxi driver... More 

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Aberdour
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We spend several weeks in the Algarve each year, and no visit would be complete without a meal at this delightful restaurant. Helma & Vincent make every guest feel special, & Vincent's cooking is certainly special. It's a lovely restaurant, rustic yet stylish, with no trace of stuffiness. The food never disappoints, whether it's the Sunday roast, taken in the... More 

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Lancashire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Thank you Helma and Vincent we return again and again wouldn't want to go anywhere else for a special meal ... never disappointed always amazed

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Monte da Palhagueira | Santa Barbara de Nexe, Faro 8005/488, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 916 076 540

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?