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Cafe Restaurante Girassol

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Av. Infante Sagres | Atlantida II - Ed. Pico, Lj. 11, Quarteira 8125-159, Portugal
+351 289 380 455
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Family all day restaurant, serving home style food with global and local...
Family all day restaurant, serving home style food with global and local influences. Welcoming atmosphere!
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Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic dining experience

I have little to add to the deservedly-glowing reviews of this wonderful little restaurant. But I couldn't allow our 3 visits on a recent trip to pass by simply because other reviewers feel the same. There is a wonderful ambiance about the Girassol (it means sunflower) - and that's before the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Stourbridgeman
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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58 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

I have little to add to the deservedly-glowing reviews of this wonderful little restaurant. But I couldn't allow our 3 visits on a recent trip to pass by simply because other reviewers feel the same. There is a wonderful ambiance about the Girassol (it means sunflower) - and that's before the fantastic food arrives. The menu is limited - the... More 

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Isle Of Wight
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Simple lunch with couvert (with local bread) jacket potato crepes - and a few glasses of wine. Food excellent, house wine good, waiting staff attentive, sun shining, sea view. What more could you ask for? Oh, and terrific pricing!

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Last year we found this hidden gem 100 yards from the Dom Jose hotel just off sea front. We had to take our friends this year even though all our meals were paid for with dbb in the Dom Jose hotel. The food is to die for delicious! The staff are friendly. It is a small restaurant but it has... More 

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Scotland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

After eating various meals in Quarteira , some good some not so good, we stumbled across this hidden gem of a restaurant. Lovely relaxed atmosphere , friendly, great food & inexpensive . We recommended this restaurant to 2 couples in our hotel & neither were disappointed.

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scotland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We found this wee gem on our first night in Quarteria. Fantastic varied menu daily specials. Wind down Friday great wine at half price. We have been here for 4 weeks 2 to go have eaten here a lot never disappointed. Soups main courses and sweets all first class Love garlic chicken and lemon meringue pie 😍 Warm welcome definately... More 

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Fife scotland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Had the most amazing meal here . The service was great . Lovely relaxing atmosphere . If you after 19 hours chap on the door . Pity we found this place on our last days

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Been coming to this restaurant for 6 years now. Never disappointed. Maria and Henryk as welcoming as usual. Also had Nathan this year waiting on tables. English lad, very pleasant. Food great and lovely place to eat whether inside or out.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

great meal once again great staff well recommended maria its a fabulous person always with a smiv good atmosphere

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

nice food well cooked good quantities, had to wait a while for our meal but it was worth it ,friendly service

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leigh on sea
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We had two dinners and a lunch here on a three day stay October 2014. . Should tell you how much we liked this restaurant. It's back from the boardwalk, up some steps, so don't think you're going to dine and opine by the sea. However there's a glimpse of the sea as you dine if you go outside. It's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Infante Sagres | Atlantida II - Ed. Pico, Lj. 11, Quarteira 8125-159, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 380 455

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 22
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating

Description

Family all day restaurant, serving home style food with global and local influences. Welcoming atmosphere!

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?