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La Piazza

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Rua Vicente de Brito | Sta. Barbara De Nexe, Faro 8005-491, Portugal
+351 289 999 430
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6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: With a youthful and elegant atmosphere, Piazza Restaurant is a...
With a youthful and elegant atmosphere, Piazza Restaurant is a well-located and pleasant place, where you can enjoy a meal full of Italian flavours. In 2002, Angelo Bucciero moved with his family to the Algarve from Cambridge, England, where he already owned two successful restaurants. And he opened his first restaurant in Santa Barbara de Nexe, which was inaugurated in mid-July, serving the best of Italian Cuisine - home-made lasagne, cannelloni and other pasta specialities, with meat, fish or poultry. The specialities include: .: Steak with gorgonzola and a brandy cream .: Chicken breast stuffed with shrimp, served with lobster sauce .: Shrimp marinara risotto and scampi with sauce. It also has a wide variety of international wines. Entertainment with Live Music every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
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  • 74
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing food

Amazing place. Beautiful food and the staff are so friendly and know their stuff. Loved every minute of it and will be back.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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cumbria UK
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cumbria UK
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Amazing place. Beautiful food and the staff are so friendly and know their stuff. Loved every minute of it and will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Most amazing restaurant in the algarve. The staff are the friendliest around and the food is out of this world, I recommend a visit to la piazza to sample the best food and best evening around. Xxx

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Loule, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Our sat nav had a dickie fit and sent us up the wrong road, so we found ourselves parked at the petrol station in the quaint village of Santa Barbara De Nexe. Faced with 3 hungry kids in the back of the car repeating over and over phrases such as 'where is it?' 'Where is it?' 'Are we lost?' ,... More 

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Faro, Portugal
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Good italian food, especially pleasant after August in a heavily perfumed courtyard under the fragrant "Lady of the Night" tree. Good service

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Isle of Wight
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Another great night at La Piazza. Fantastic food, great service and all topped off by Vernon the nights singer. Great entertainer that involves the audience politely. He really adds to the occasion. You cannot beat this place. Yes the price is a little higher than others but the quality of produce and final dish certainly explains why you pay a... More 

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Bordeira, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We have a villa in the area and always visit this restaurant several times during our stay. the atmosphere is very welcoming and a great place to be on a walm balmy evening

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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The food is great and people are awsome. A must go. An italian pateo in the middle of an typical village.

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aberdeen
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We went 2 nights in a row, first night we were last ones in at 22:20, we were so well looked after and the food was a breath of fresh air. The second night was good too the profiterolls were rubbish compared to the night before and the service suffered with there being live music on, the restaurant was full... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

What a gem of a restaurant, great menu offering a wide variety of freshly cooked food, fabulous pasta, fresh shellfish and fish, and an added specials of the day board. The food is very fresh and cooked to perfection, good portion sizes, and all capped off with a great team working together to deliver a great dinning experience. Advisable to... More 

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Santa Barbara de Nexe, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Great family run restaurant, great staff and food, you can dance the night away with Vernon singing your favorite song, the garden is beautiful, I will be deffently be going back

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Additional Information about La Piazza

Address: Rua Vicente de Brito | Sta. Barbara De Nexe, Faro 8005-491, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 289 999 430
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 38
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Vicente de Brito | Sta. Barbara De Nexe, Faro 8005-491, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 289 999 430

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38
  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

With a youthful and elegant atmosphere, Piazza Restaurant is a well-located and pleasant place, where you can enjoy a meal full of Italian flavours. In 2002, Angelo Bucciero moved with his family to the Algarve from Cambridge, England, where he already owned two successful restaurants. And he opened his first restaurant in Santa Barbara de Nexe, which was inaugurated in mid-July, serving the best of Italian Cuisine - home-made lasagne, cannelloni and other pasta specialities, with meat, fish or poultry. The specialities include: .: Steak with gorgonzola and a brandy cream .: Chicken breast stuffed with shrimp, served with lobster sauce .: Shrimp marinara risotto and scampi with sauce. It also has a wide variety of international wines. Entertainment with Live Music every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?