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BJ`S Oceanside

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Praia do Almargem, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
910698479
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 18
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  • 6
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch

Love location, service very prompt and friendly. Touch over priced, pork loin was not worth euros. But good vibe and well worth making effort to find it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Tricia C
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Love location, service very prompt and friendly. Touch over priced, pork loin was not worth euros. But good vibe and well worth making effort to find it.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We have had lunch here over the past five years or so. It is a very good beach dining experience. You can drive and park there along a very bumpy track or walk from Vale do Lobo (40 mins) along the beach. You need to book in the Summer and it is not open in the evening.This year i felt... More 

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Northampton
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44 reviews 44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Another great visit to this stunning beachbar. Food consistently good, service outstanding as usual. Remember to bring cash and to book! Very busy and popular. Wine list fab.didnt see Mark Owen this year tho, the only disappointment.

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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Visited this beach bar restaurant in September 2014 and it was late evening and the sun was setting. What a great location. We enjoyed the sardines and piri piri chicken all very Portuguese. This restaurant is hard to find the easiest way is to walk the beach from Quartera. Make the effort it is well worth it

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Province of Connacht, Ireland
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82 reviews 82 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We heard so much about BJs from friends over the past year particularly It is an ideal location with the atmosphere of a genuine by the sea shack in the real sense Glad we saw this restaurant and demystified the place at last Worth a visit🍴

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Aracena
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I brought my teenage daughters here for lunch on a hot Easter day. Very good service. Delicious sea bass. Good salmon. Perfect location right on the beach. Rather pricey but glad we came.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Another great lunch at BJs. So the season has only just started and they have been open just a week but the vibe is in full swing. Great large Seabass, chips, salas and coleslaw, cannot be beaten. Service by Rob and the boys was as friendly and professional as usual. For a beach meal his cannot be beaten.

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Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Been here a few times now, was always willing to give it another try. Setting is great but service and prices let it down especially if it is busy, food can be a bit hit and miss and does not warrant the prices charged. Generally there is a good atmosphere there but at times it can resemble a creche, I... More 

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scotland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

visited when the family were here. Best to book a table as it gets busy. Was nothing special after reading reviews was looking forward to it but was disappointed

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great food! Friendly staff. No ATM, and less than obvious access. On the upside it's usually not too crowded (at least on these sunny October days). Nicest beach restaurant I could find around these parts.

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  • Address: Praia do Almargem, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira
  • Phone Number: 910698479

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