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All 174 Faro Restaurants

The Cavern at V Terra

Sitio do Guelhim, Coiro da Burra | Estoi, Faro, Portugal
+351 917 045 202
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Ranked #45 of 174 Restaurants in Faro
Price range: $18 - $24
Cuisines: French, Mediterranean
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Cavern at V Terra is in a magnificent historic building with a roof garden and terrace, bar/restaurant and cellar where live music can frequently be enjoyed. Our steaks are the best in the Algarve but we always have vegetarian options and our salmon-on-a-cedar-plank is in high demand. Live music is a regular occurrance at The Cavern with international artists in the genres of jazz, classical, folk and others. Other cultural events planned include murder mystery evenings, film showings, parties and plays.
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English first
Valinhos, SP
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

When driving to our hotel (Pousada de Faro) in the little Portuguese village of Estoi in the Portuguese Algarve we pass by a little bistro just in the corner of the road, entering Estoi. It capt our attention as a newly open so we went there to have dinner: A small restaurant with a small menu but with lots of... More

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Sao Bras de Alportel, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

André & Robyn have made a dream come true. This intimate space has great musical entertainment in the atmospheric downstairs, and delicious and varied food in the upstairs. Be sure to also include Robyn's mouth-watering starters and deserts! We have brought many of our friends here, and André has welcomed us warmly every time, even in large groups. We have... More

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Tavira, Portugal
4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

We have visited this wonderful little restaurant on two occasions and both have been quite amazing. The food and service our excellent and the steaks are possibly the best you will find anywhere in the Algarve. All the food is freshly prepared by Robyn and is quite imaginative from small tasting dishes to full meals. Not the widest selection of... More

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Helsinki, Finland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

We visited VTerra while on a vacation in Spain and Portugal in August. This was easily the best restaurant experience we had during our vacation. Everything was as close to perfect as you could hope for. The building was beautiful, atmosphere was excellent, service was wonderful and the food just perfect. We would have wanted to taste everything in the... More

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Brussels, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

The atmosphere, architecture & ambience is, like the food, excellent and interesting. Wish I could stay for the live music in the Cavern.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Whilst on a recent trip to Estoi we were sad to see that V-terra had closed as we had enjoyed many meals there. There were no notices on the building to suggest why it was closed. We were therfore very happy to discover totally by chance that they had moved to just outside Pechao. The full details are Gunthers Restaurante... More

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Faro, Portugal
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2011

Located at one entrance of the village Estoi (very close to exit n.º 14 on motorway A22), this restaurant was a really pleasant discovery! We've moved to Estoi a year ago and hadn't yet taken the time to experience this cosy-looking restaurant. It has a short menu but everything seems extremely tasty and homemade! Gunther, the chef and one of... More

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