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Restaurante o Pescador

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Praia de Altura, Castro Marim, Portugal
281 956 310
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Modern food from Portugal

This restaurant had really some of the best meat tasted in this part of Algarve. The restaurant have a modern touch on their food that i really liked.They let the food talk, but they are a little to afraid of using salt and pepper on some of their plates.Prices is not higher than the other... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 19, 2013
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Oslo, Norway
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
London, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This is not a posh place, but a lovely restaurant on the beach. The service was excellent, the staff friendly and we saw the fish on display before we chose our meal, so fresh. The sardines were cooked to perfection and for only €8 a fabulously cheap meal.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Have to say this is a wonderful little restaurant in an even better location. Right on the beach. The food and service is also excellent. What We really have to say about this place is even with its beachfront location, the owners haven't exploited this and prices are very very good. Search it out when your there, you just may... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Could not fault the service and the food was superb. Restaurant is right on the beach at Altura a nd not near Castro Marin.walk along the beach from montegordo to work up your appetite and see the shellfish fishermen at work. The shellfish Cataplanas was to die for although I did have to wear a bib to avoid the juice... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

This restaurant had really some of the best meat tasted in this part of Algarve. The restaurant have a modern touch on their food that i really liked.They let the food talk, but they are a little to afraid of using salt and pepper on some of their plates.Prices is not higher than the other restaurants of quality in this... More 

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Right on top of the beach, friendly waittress, healthy portions of seafood and wine, it was just right for our vacation.

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Cadiz, Spain
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

We ate here last weekend and it was perfect!!! The food was delicious, the views were amazing (at the beach)... The only issue, it took almost 2 hours to bring our food. We enjoyed this as we had some drinks and starters before the main meal, the weather was perfect and we enjoyed the sun. DON'T COME IF YOU ARE... More 

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kettering
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011

o Pescador is a lovely restaurant just off the beach in Altura. The food was absolutely delicious and the staff were extremely helpful and curteous. The menu is extensive, the food is well cooked and the portions are very large, you certainly will not go hungry. Give it a try when you are in Altura, you will get a real... More 

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surrey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2011

visited on a sunny lunchtime. good menu from soup through salads to seafood dishes. the clams were large and good. Cheap wines and friendly service. Ideal for families as just set back from a glorious beach. will certainly visit again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Praia de Altura, Castro Marim, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Castro Marim
  • Phone Number: 281 956 310

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Portuguese

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