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A Taska

Rua Da Porta Nova No. 8, Tavira 8800, Portugal
+351 917 842 575
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Ranked #3 of 168 restaurants in Tavira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Steak House
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Steak House
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Glasgow
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

What a hidden gem this place is! We ate here 3 years ago on a day out to Tavira from Fuzeta and had the meat fondue! Our most recent visit in August confirmed that this is one of the best places we have ever eaten! A glass of house white and red ordered, we tucked into the awesome starters! Smoked... More

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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We had walked past A Taska a few times on our way to the main area of restaurants in Tavira. From the outside it looked interesting and different from other restaurant options in the area. We decided to give it a try and were not disappointed. The food was top quality and well presented. If I had to criticise it... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I really enjoyed 3 things: first the restaurant is really cozy with nice décor, secondly it is very well located near the center and third and most important, I really liked the owner and the service. The menu, on the other hand is extremely simple. It has no fish at all, which is strange on a restaurant in Algarve and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

A Taska provides good food in a relaxed, quirky setting. However the restaurant is very small so booking is highly recommended! I ordered the mixed grill “on the stone” in which the chicken, pork and beef all arrive raw. You are then given a very hot stone to cook the meat yourself. It might feel a bit like a gimmick... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

A Taska provides good food in a relaxed, quirky setting. However the restaurant is very small so booking is highly recommended. I ordered the mixed grill “on the stone” in which the chicken, pork and beef all arrive raw. You are then given a very hot stone to cook the meat yourself. It might feel a bit like a gimmick... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Very pleased with meal here after several dodgy meals elsewhere. Small menu but that was a good thing. Recommended!

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stumbled across this little Gem on our way into Tavira, very small limited covers which makes it very quaint. Food excellent, fantastic quality, only one down side service very slow. Don't bother with the pate starter it would just about feed the ants outside

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

All good things come in small packages . Well that was certainly true for our visit. The food was superb the service top class and they even threw in a free desert as it was my birthday. We will be back and can highly recommend this little gem of a Resturant 5 stars.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Ate here twice while in Tavira, the unusal starters, figs & bacon, strawberries in balsamic were the first indications of this being a very good restaurant. Good ingredients, well cooked with superb ambiemce. Be warned though that it is small, so booking is advisable, don't open on Tuesdays.

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Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

If you want to eat meat this is the place. A place hidden from the others but very cosy. Good appetizers, very good service, beautiful place :) Romantic too. Everything was very nice.

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