We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 79 Loule Restaurants

Leonel e Filhos

R. Afonso Albuquerque 107B, Loule, Portugal
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #29 of 79 Restaurants in Loule
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Write a Review

24 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    13
    8
    2
    0
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Portugal
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

There are 2 reasons for dining here. First the prices. Very good value for money. Secondly in my opinion it serves the best chicken piri-piri in the Algarve. This would also explain why this restaurant is always busy.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We were trying to find somewhere to eat that was not very expensive. We had passed this restaurant a number of time and decided to give it a go. From the outside it does not look much, however on entering it is clean and tidy. The staff were attentive and took our order quickly. When the food turned up, there... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Scotland
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Just love the food here, cheap, my opinion the best piri piri chicken ever, staff don't go out their way to welcome you, but, it's not the UK! Just enjoy

Was this review helpful? Yes
bicester
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013 via mobile

We tried this place off the back of rave reviews on TA. It was ok but nothing more. The chicken piri piri I had was tiny. I've never seen such skinny chickens. Service was just about ok. Value for money is good. We eat at Marufo regularly and a number of TA reviews claim Leonels is better food and cheaper.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santa Bárbara de Nexe, Faro, Portugal
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

A group of us visited this restaurant for an impromptu meal. We were greeted by warm and friendly staff. We all ordered Chicken piri piri, the best we had ever tasted. The meat was so succulent and juicy and there was ample salad and french fries to complement the dish. The food was delivered quickly to our table, very hot.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Portugal
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

This is just the best restaurant for chicken and chips in the area! Excellent value for money, excellent food always busy lunchtimes and evenings with locals, no need to say any more. If you are in Loule, do not miss out on this gem of a restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stirling
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Agree with other reveiwers that Leonels is great value. Busy restaurant with lots of local families, couples . Good atmosphere. Food is excellent value-good portions well cooked and reasonably priced.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Algarve, Portugal
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Soup, Piri Piri, desserts, beers, wines, water and expressos for 3 people - 30 Euros. Good sized chickens, loads of meat, great Piri Piri!! Lovely vegetable soup and a fantastic range of desserts

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

Words cannot describe the quality of the food in this place.. I am always go for the Peri Peri Chicken with rice. Fantastic each and every time all for 15 euros... Thank You!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Preston, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

I would agree with other reviews that the Chicken Piri-Piri is great. Value for money is the key here. Four of us (adults) had Chicken Piri-Piri, Chips, three had sweets and a round of drinks and it came to 40 euros. We could have eaten more chicken though and I must disagree about the sweets. 90% of them are the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Leonel e Filhos also viewed

 
Loule, Faro District
Loule, Faro District
 

Been to Leonel e Filhos? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Leonel e Filhos?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing