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Big Reds Steakhouse

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Estrada de Alvor Mariachique | Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500 783, Portugal
351 936 930 066
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 189
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  • 54
    Very good
  • 29
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  • 10
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  • 6
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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
Most recent review
Surf and Turf Heaven

We arranged a darts match against a team based at Big Reds - Nick, the owner, laid on an excellent spread for us with a mixed meat feast after a starter of garlic prawns. the food was excellent and was washed down with lots of local beer and wine. After the game Nick rolled out a lovely post... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Jud L
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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288 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

We arranged a darts match against a team based at Big Reds - Nick, the owner, laid on an excellent spread for us with a mixed meat feast after a starter of garlic prawns. the food was excellent and was washed down with lots of local beer and wine. After the game Nick rolled out a lovely post match meal... More 

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Ontario
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We had been there already 3 times . That tells you a lot. Simple basic steak and chips on the next level. The ribs were good but the steak is better. One evening I chose the vegetarian lasagna and I loved it. The appetizers were just as good. By the ti e it came to the dessert we were full,... More 

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

First time in Portugal we found this great resturant food was amazing service was first class one of the nicest friendliest places we've been will defiantly go back the next time we're in town.

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County Cork, Ireland
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

lovely seating area upstairs and gorgeous food, the service was a tiny bit slow but on the night I went there was a table of 30!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

We are here three times during our recent trip, good menu choice, fantastic Tbone and fillet steaks, great service and friendly too

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Derby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We visited here whilst on holiday. The first time we went the service was great. The waiter was helpful and the food was very good. Because of this we decided to visit again on the second week of our holiday. We shouldn't have bothered. Waitress was useless. The food looked and tasted like it had been reheated from the night... More 

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Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Didn't think much of my holiday to alvor our hotel was a disappointment but the highlight of our holiday was finding this place if you ever go to alvor this is the place to go I booked this resturant for my husbands birthday treat. We were not disappointed it was absoloutly gorgeous never tried food like it. The staff were... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Visited Big Reds again the spring rolls for starter fab, then went for ribs the best ! Good choice of puddings..When visiting Alvor dont miss out on fantastic food ,friendly staff and great atmosphere.See you next year.

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The best food and aura about any restaurant that ive ever visited in Portugal. Everyone is so friendly and service is on point! Would recommend to anyone visiting the area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

For the best ribs in town, quality food, service and ambience. Check out Big Reds in Alvor you will not be let down

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Estrada de Alvor Mariachique | Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500 783, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: 351 936 930 066

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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