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The Lemon Tree Almancil Algarve

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German, European, Fusion, Portuguese
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Av. Duarte Pacheco 210, Almancil 8135-104, Portugal
351 289 395 399
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Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 158
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  • 50
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good little restaurant

Great food and the restaurant is run by a British couple so they are good at catering for the ex pats

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Jan_Baldwin_2004
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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241 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Great food and the restaurant is run by a British couple so they are good at catering for the ex pats

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Silves, Portugal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

My husband and I decided to go to The Lemon Tree in Almancil for Lunch. It was not so much a Lunch as a Dining Experience. We were made very welcome and the staff were very accommodating. I had a very fresh salad of Avocado and Mango, and my husband had Melon Grapes and Port. These were starters, and I... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Visited the Lemon Tree for the first time. It's big enough to be buzzy and small enough to be intimate. I had mozzarella, tomato and basil salad to start. It was fresh and tasty and there was lots of it! Following this I had one of the specials of the day, Osso Buco. It was delicious, so tender and rich... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

Visited the Iconic Lemon Tree restaurant in Almancil yesterday and was sadly underwhelmed. Maybe it is early in the season and therefore very quiet or maybe it is the the missing icon ......... the new lemon tree has not quite reached its full potential ! We wanted to eat outside which I remember as having a lovely atmosphere, but the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I've been to this restaurant many times and have never been disappointed. Excellent menu - something for every body and outstanding service. If you are ever driving by don't hesitate to try this restaurant as once you've been you'll want to return time and time again! Tristan H

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Have visited many times and always for lunch in the rear open terrace...always had good food from the reasonably priced menu......but the terrace needs some t.l.c....and quality of the calves liver needs addressing........but well worth a visit

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We stumbled into The Lemon Tree not expecting much but were blown away by a delicious fish soup served piping hot. (By the way - see earlier reviews - if it was out of a tin, please could we have some tins to take home. ;-) ) The soup was followed by an excellent poussin in tarragon with a mushroom... More 

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Loule
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

The ingredients are fresh and of the best quality and always value for money. I lunch in Almancil regularly and lunch at the Lemon Tree never disappoints.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I have been going to the lemon tree with my family for years. It's one of my favourite places to eat in the Algarve. We can always rely on there being something for everyone with the menu being so varied. I particularly enjoy the fresh summery salads and the comforting potatoes and chorizo. The staff are so welcoming and the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Visited this restaurant after reading many positive reviews on TripAdvisor. From the minute, we crossed the threshold, we were made to feel welcome by the front of house staff & also later by the restaurant owner/chef, who made a point of visiting each table and ensuring that all had been well with the food. We both had starters, main courses... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Duarte Pacheco 210, Almancil 8135-104, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: 351 289 395 399

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German, European, Fusion, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Entertaining clients, Families with children, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?