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Casa Velha

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Rua Quinta do Lago | Roundabout 6, Quinta do Lago 8135-162, Portugal
+351 289 394 983
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Casa Velha is in the premiere league of excellent restaurants in the Quinta do Lago - Almancil area. It has a magnificent location in Quinta do Lago with a beautiful terrace for stylish outdoor dining. The terrace offers glorious views over the local lake. It is just a beautiful restaurant. Casa Velha offers an extensive menu of high quality fine... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice restaurant with a good ambience, very nice located, near the lake in Quinta do Lago. The food is very good . the staff is excelent.

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Brussels
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have dined at Casa Velha with my wife during our holidays at Quinta do Lago. Everything was perfect from start to end. And the food tastes wonderfully with all the flavours melting in your mouth. Certainly worth a one star Michelin but great work is always rewarded and will be a matter of time. Will come back!

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Amsterdam
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place beautiful location. Had the langoustine with truffel as a main course. Was very nice. As a starter the salmon sashimi which I found ok. Not great and quite a small portion. Besides that the service was nice, good wine and a very beautigul location.

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Thank Dutch1961Amsterdam
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Casa Velha last week. It's an old favourite but the cooking and the service just get better and better. We were three generations but there was food for all of us and.....it was outstanding. The Crab Starters, mains of Atlantic Langoustines and deserts were all superb as were the wines. Yannick and Celine run a superb restaurant... More 

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Waterloo, Belgium
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every year when on holiday we dine at Casa Velha (for 20 years) and have seen the changes & transformations this restaurant went through. It was always one of our top choice restaurants but since the transformation it has become "the top choice" Lovely evening that starts with the very warm welcome of Céline. The setting is beautiful overlooking the... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very warm greeting on arrival then into the fabulous courtyard area for a pre dinner drink and a stunning meal. We went as a family of 4 and whilst the menu was a little extravagant for our teenage daughters (which of course we already knew before we went), the sheer joy of the food and the overall experience made... More 

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Thank CanaryRN
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

What a night , unbelievable ! The setting , food , staff , entertainment just amazing. Have visited this restaurant a couple of times and it truly is a special place . The views if sat outside are spectacular however in the summer months it can be a little hot so you may well enjoy the coolness (AC) of inside.... More 

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Thank jeannedavies
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Very special restaurant, especially good in the summer months when you can sit outside. The food is spectacular a must visit!

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Sevenoaks Kent
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We had a wonderful meal here on a recent trip to Quinta. The food is absolutely fabulous and tasted amazing . In fact it was so good, we visited twice which is very unusual for us. The lamb and the lobster were delightful. The setting is beautiful, with amazing sunsets and the service is wonderful. We will certainly be returning... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$57 - $84
Cuisine
French, European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Quinta do Lago | Roundabout 6, Quinta do Lago 8135-162, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quinta do Lago
  • Phone Number: +351 289 394 983

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?