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Beachside, Quinta do Lago, Portugal
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just amazing, service and food all wonderful, for a lazy afternoon lunch no better place near Almancil, QDL, Vale do Lobo

1 Thank cloadsofplaces
Almancil, Portugal
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great lunch and amazing fish, top marks and well worth a trip, sangria lovel and service excellent, top atmosphere , go there

Thank ekeegan2016
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loud music, great beach location, fun service if a little manic and crazy people. Slightly older generation as it's that spenny! Go for it, leave the kids at home or with sitter and splurge, it's a special boozy lunch treat, and you're on holidays!

Thank Kintosh116
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let us start by accepting that a visit to Gigi's has become a must do, driven by a combination of superb fresh fish and atmosphere which overcome the frankly absurd prices. Would I go again, of course I go every year - the fish is second to none, fresh beyond compare. Drinks are reasonably priced but the price of fish... More 

Thank BirthdayBoy62
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the beach board walk,heard Gigi's had a great reputation. We wanted clams but didn't realize that they stopped serving at 3.30pm.They did do us 1 portion of clams in butter / garlic but we felt they has rushed them and they could have been a lot better.plus1 jug of Sangria cost €47 not cheap and not the best.However... More 

Thank jilllily
Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had actually found reviews of this restaurant before going and we all had a good laugh at one woman saying that it 'seemed a little pricey'. Understatement of the century. Four of us went into what we thought, by the shabby look of it, was a cheap cafe for lunch on the beach. After sitting down and realising where we... More 

1 Thank aliceliddell1997
London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good quality of the food, limited menu to what is available to the restaurant. The staff is very relaxed and inefficient. The restaurant is thriving simply due to the lack of the competition. This place makes you realise how limited choices are in Portugal. The food is average, and prices are not reflective of the quality. Extremely overpriced. Its location... More 

Thank K J G
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once we figured out the ordering process we proceeded to have the best meal of our life. The freshest and tastiest fish ever. The whole sea bass fell off the bone and was as moist and tasty as any fish I have eaten. Perfect for a group . The only thing keeping this being a 5 star rating is the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with my husband for lunch after a morning on the beach. I had seabass and he had stone bass. The fish was super fresh, straight from the market, and perfectly cooked. However, it was nearly €90 for lunch for the two of us; no starters, no wine, just water and Diet Coke.

1 Thank fionapm
Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant - the most inviting fresh fish/seafood desk located literally on the beach made me feel the fish was cought just there, just then. Atmosphere is authentic and you Get a feeling the restaurant is ran by a local family. The fish is charmingly bbq'ed downstairs on the beach and it is served in the most delicate way.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beachside, Quinta do Lago, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quinta do Lago
  • Phone Number: +351964045178

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?