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Mariscada

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Ed. Marina Plazza, Marina de Vilamoura, Vilamoura 8125, Portugal
+351 919 126 109
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 24
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  • 33
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Friendly but slow service and average food

We were warmly welcomed and quickly seated but the food was a long time coming. The Cataplana looked good but the meat platter was boring and the steak was tough, with no sauces. The restaurant has a good location next to the Marina but the prices are higher than elsewhere and the food not as good... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
nauntongolfer
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Knottingley
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Four of us are here in January 2015 and I was very disappointed. The steaks wer tough and grisly, my travelling companions lamb was inedible. Has to be the worst dining experience I have had in the algarve.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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33 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

We were warmly welcomed and quickly seated but the food was a long time coming. The Cataplana looked good but the meat platter was boring and the steak was tough, with no sauces. The restaurant has a good location next to the Marina but the prices are higher than elsewhere and the food not as good. My suggestion would be... More 

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Cheltenham
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180 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Had table for 8 and food was okay. In honesty we found better - prices, service and quality. I did enjoy the food but we had a very long wait c 1 1/2 hours and cataplana was c 45 Euros.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Took my partner to the mariscada for lunch we had a steak sandwich each and a plate of chips to share. The bill was 18.50€ including 2 cokes. The sandwiches were nice and the bread was homemade. The restaurant is located on the marina and we had a lovely view whilst we ate.

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Albufeira
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Simply the best place to eat with good and always fresh food. The absolute pleasure of a fresh meal prepared on order, on the moment. Thank you.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Started with the oysters, followed by the Picanha steak. Very tasty. Half bottle of white & half bottle of red, did the trick to compliment the starter & main. Good service. Very pleasant. Will definitely go back!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Plenty of choice on the menu, I chose Garlic mushrooms to start and Portuegese Steak with potatoes, very nice although slightly salty with the bacon topping. Asked waiter to recommend a fruity wine, the one chosen was very nice and not pricey either about 15E so all in all a nice meal, even a few locals in, so always a... More 

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Levin, New Zealand
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19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We visited this restaurant on a recommendation we found the service to be very good the meals were also very good and the staff attentive.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

Been to Vilamoura many times but never eaten here - tried it this year and were pleasantly surprised - the food was excellent and the price was great - three of us had Portuguese steak which was really good. Would go back no problem

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Not that pleased food nice but pricey and skimpy owner outside door asking people in restaurant very quiet only people in restaurant good view over marina

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ed. Marina Plazza, Marina de Vilamoura, Vilamoura 8125, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 919 126 109

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
  • Cuisine: Portuguese

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