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All 174 Faro Restaurants

Sabores da Se

Largo da se 10, Faro 8000-138, Portugal
+351 289822607
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Ranked #64 of 174 Restaurants in Faro
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Preston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 NEW

This restaurant has a location to 'die for' in old Faro and we were lucky enough to witness a typical Portuguese wedding as we were having lunch as it is opposite a beautiful church The restaurant was fairly busy and although we were given menus promptly it did take quite a while to have our order taken - although our... More

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Gateshead, England
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386 reviews 386 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
308 helpful votes 308 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We were wandering the old town of Faro during the afternoon and popped into this place for a quick beer and half an hour out of the sun. It was a really quiet afternoon and the place looked superb looking out across the Largo da Se square and Faro Cathedral. A couple of cold lagers and a look at the... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Visited on our first day in Faro for lunch. We were met by the most sullen and rude waitress. She tutted and rolled her eyes when my husband questioned something. I can only assume because we spoke in English. Food was not good. Reheated (badly) and overpriced. The worst experience I gave ever had in a restaurant. Avoid!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

First of all the location is nice. It's quiet and all that stuff. But the Restaurant itself is horrible. First the menu was cut short. A lot of dishes weren't available and i ordered a sirloin steak and my partner wamted naby squids but they only had one "big" squid left.so he took that. When we got the food it... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

When you are in Faro, order tuna with onion at this very nice restaurant! It's superb and the staff is helpful and provides a very good service! Will for sure be back next time in Faro!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had a long lunch here in late June 2014. My wife and I had a Sea Bass each, which we both agreed were the best we have ever eaten. Our four year old daughter has fish croquettes - which were lovely. Prices were very reasonable. The setting is idyllic - with a cathedral opposite. The service was terrible; slow... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We ate at this restaurant twice while staying in Faro. It lies in the shadow of the cathedral in the old town, a beautiful setting in the evening with the lights on the cathedral frontage. We ate simple, local, excellently cooked food, the best bream in two weeks on the Algarve one evening and shared small platters from several menu... More

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Just arrived in Faro at lunch time today and was walking around the old town when we decided to eat here in the square.The food was simple, local and fresh.We sampled a few of the small size portions on the menu which turned out to be a great idea.You can eat inside our out depending on your needs and off... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Faro in January is very quiet and the choice of restaurants is more limited. Those that are open can be very quiet too. This particular one is in the centre of the old town square and we ended up going 2 nights on the run it was so good. The staff were really friendly and helpful and the food was... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Dropped in for a late lunch. Lovely table facing the church, soaking up the warm late October sun. Waiter very attentive, also funny ... teased us about our complete lack of Portuguese and our unfamiliarity with the cuisine. Light hearted and really added to the meal. The food was excellent. Delicious prawns and other seafood. Vegetarian member of the family... More

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