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La Tavira Romana

Main Square, Tavira, Portugal
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Ranked #150 of 168 Restaurants in Tavira
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- Aug 14, 2014
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English first
Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
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66 reviews 66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This was our favourite place during the day but since our last visit it has gone down a lot. Ever since Meena, the best waitress in Tavira left, the service has been real poor. The staff attitude is bad and they have a couldn't care less attitude. They have a prime location and rely on it. The Wi Fi wasn't... More

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Belfast
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I visited here with my husband and and son during our recent stay in Tavira and it was the only bad restaurant/food experience we had. Had we read reviews in advance we probably would have given it a miss but it is situated in the main square and is so appealing to look at. The waitress was unfriendly, with a... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Wrong food arrived and then it was followed with a rude waitress storming across to us with finger pointed "you ordered this etc", we were shocked! So much for customer service! Stick to having a drink only and play safe!

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Cirencester Glos
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

In summary - appalling service, very average food and not cheap. Give this place a miss and try some of the other much better places over the roman bridge in the old part of town.

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Gibraltar
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We visit Tavira a lot; and we've had coffee and a cake at the Tavira Romana several times. This time, we were brought two "complimentary" slices of cake that we hadn't asked for. They were dry, and stale. We thought it was a not paticularly bright way of getting rid of old stock that would otherwise be thrown away! So,... More

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bristol uk
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

Came here for coffee and a pancake Ordered, a horrid dry pancake arrived, along with some cakes we didn't order. The waitress hovered and asked for the money when she put our food down! I noted on other tables they were left with the bill! We paid and she then brought a bill over - the horrid 'free' cakes were... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

Waitress was very rude and unfriendly and charged is for cakes we didn't order the crepe was really dry and disgusting only redeeming factor the lovely location

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Edinburgh
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We went here for breakfast/mid-morning snack. The waitress gave us a couple of minutes to scan the menu and then came back asking for our choice. We hadn't made up our minds but she rather impatiently demanded what we wanted to drink. She brought our coffees and food (including cake that we didn't ask for, which was charged to our... More

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Paris, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

The food quality was average with nothing in particular to say. The quality of the service was just terrible. Nothing you could see in a proper restaurant. We had to ask twice for the check which did not come and it took us almost 20 minutes to pay... The 2 waitress we talked to were just unpleasant.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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1,006 reviews 1,006 reviews
730 restaurant reviews
515 helpful votes 515 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Decent coffee and cakes but the staff are particularly awful. They only care about themselves and have no idea of time management. A lot to learn.

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