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Sagres 8650-385, Portugal
282624788 / 917128402
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Ranked #4 of 48 Restaurants in Sagres
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A tad expensive but worth every penny. Imaginative dishes, plenty of food ( I had a massive filet steak I found difficult to finish - but did). Excellent service with a smile and good humour.

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Eaten here over a 15 year period and visited again last week. Food still as excellent as ever. Certainly up there in the best 5 restaurants I have eaten in especially for the cost.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

On the website is a menu, but please ignore this! There are more then 1 vegetarian options which give you a wide variety of choice. The service is excellent. A nice details, when you received the menu they come with a platter containing the fish of the day

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Unfortunately we got the last table for what was by far our worst meal in Portugal. Service appeared well meaning but was chaotic, slow and incompetent. Food was awful - rabbit tasted of nothing other than salt, my daughter's mango pork was sickly sweet and one dimensional- even the starving cats that hung around the table avoided it. Could not... More 

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Devon
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We ate here twice (successive evenings) on a recent visit to Sagres. On both occasions, the welcome was warm, the service speedy and professional from charming staff. Our dinners were excellent, carefully cooked and well presented, and the house wine (in a bottle) good. Highly recommended, booking essential - this is a busy restaurant!

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South Shields
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

we dined here twice, and both times had excellent food served quickly and with charm and humour. This female run establishment produces delightful well cooked food. Starters of tomato bruschetta and beetroot salad, followed by rabbit Auntie Gabriella style and sole -grilled -were quite delicious. A choice bottle of Douro wine completed our meal. The second time we shared the... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were lucky enough to get the last table available that evening and again we enjoyed it fully. Sea-food starters were absolutely delicious - we asked for some home-made bread which accompanied them in a perfect way. Main dish - sea food skewer and "John Dori" fish prepared in the most tasty way were also paradise in the mouth. Not... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Finally we come to our No 1 in Sagres. This restaurant is offering a real ambiance, it is sitting in a big living room and outdoor seating is also offered. The staff is friendly and they are showing you a nice plate with the catch of the day to choose. From the 4 places visited this is my favourite, it... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We came to this restaurant as we thought it looked nice on the outside and then saw the great reviews. The waitresses were friendly and there was a nice atmosphere inside. However, my starter of prawns was a let down as they had left the vein inside of them all. My boyfriend's soup was watery but his fish was cooked... More 

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Hove
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Great setting, great ambience, great service, great main courses. Very enjoyable and would recommend. My stone bass was excellent, if only the starters were a match for the main. My soup was a little watery and could have come with some bread of some sort, and my girlfriend had a couple of pieces of vein in her prawns. Minor gripes... More 

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Address: Sagres 8650-385, Portugal
Phone Number: 282624788 / 917128402
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sagres

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