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Casa do Polvo Tasquinha

Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco nr. 8, Santa Luzia 8800-537, Portugal
+351 281 328 527
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“polvo” (54 reviews)
“grilled octopus” (21 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco nr. 8, Santa Luzia 8800-537, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our local hosts, and after reading the reviews, we went early. First customers in the door. A good idea since within 20 minutes the place was full. Very attentive and helpful service. My wife asked to taste the house wine...More

Thank Kikoenmexico
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a taxi from Tavira for 6€ and walked around the village to check the restaurants and to enjoy the views of the estuary. The prices all seemed about the same but there were more pin Casa do Polvo so we went in. We...More

Thank Monda15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Is little, but is very big in all. The quality, the service, the site, all is very good, the unique inconvenience is there are many people who knows this little restaurant. He offer octopus (polvo in portugués ), in many different preparations and others goods....More

Thank Francisco d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and me went there due to the good reviews but it was awful. It took more than an hour to get our food, the quality of the octopus is really bad and the amount of food is small

Thank Sineducpe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel staff as where he goes when he wants octopus. After touring Tavira it was a quick drive into Santa Luzia. We were early so took the opportunity to stroll the shore and catch the sunset. I had Feijoada...More

Thank Iintrepid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking along the seafront, this was the restaurant that the locals were piling into, far busier than the others and understandable given the quality of the food, warmth of welcome, atmosphere and very good value. The menu offers octopus in many different dishes and also...More

Thank Trevorw38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 of us had lunch one of the dishes was not what we ordered. No apology and our friends dish arrived after we had finished

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Been a while since eating here and hoped to get the same excellent food, whilst he food was almost as good the service left a lot to be desired. It is frustrating when waiting for drinks basic couvert items that you see waitresses standing together...More

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed February 18, 2018

I've eaten here several times and been very satisfied, but tonight I have to say I was deeply disappointed. The food was spitaculas. but service was the disappointment. It was like the service that would just close. This was evident when my plate was removed....More

Thank Peder S
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

I walked 25 km to get there and every step confirmed the right place was chosen - worth the detour from Tavira - go see Baril Beach while you are there 2km further up.

Thank shaman01
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June 19, 2016|
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Response from ealinggolfer | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is about 5 minutes from Tavira so I don'tIimagine a taxi would cost very much - maybe between 5 and 10 euros
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco nr. 8, Santa Luzia 8800-537, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Santa Luzia
  • Phone Number: +351 281 328 527
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