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Nelson's Restaurante Bar

Estrada Principal dos Olhos de Agua imediatamente em frente a Farmacia e ao Banco Caixa Agricola | R. da Torre da Medronheira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira, Portugal
+351 289 571 280
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada Principal dos Olhos de Agua imediatamente em frente a Farmacia e ao Banco Caixa Agricola | R. da Torre da Medronheira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira, Portugal
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Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Great affordable food with very welcoming and friendly staff. If you're in the area stop by, we felt like we could sit in there for hours

Thank MikeyWilks26
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Place to go food was great and very friendly will go back there for sure!doesnt look great when walking past but worth going in.

Thank Moody974
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Superb value for money! Brilliant specials and home made sweets/puddings ! Good value . Nelson has great attitude for this business. Always eat here as do many of our friends.

Thank NIgeldob
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Very good!!! I'm from Oporto, the original place of the Francesinha, and this one is not bad considering we are in the Algarve! Besides that, service is amazingly friendly. Recommended!

Thank Nuno P
Reviewed June 7, 2016

local food and drink. Friendly staff. good service. Not the best location but good for a snack - read enough for lunch!

Thank Ems920
Reviewed June 5, 2016

The food was excellent, I am a very fussy eater and only like plain food, had a salmon steak and and a lovely fresh salad, not a problem to have this without dressing/sauces and the presentation of the food was lovely. The owner and staff...More

Thank Glenys W
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

What can't you say about Nelson's. The man is a wonderful human. Funny, attentative to his customers. Children think he is hilarious. Corina is the perfect waitress. Always has a smile on her face. The food is just perfect. Have had many breakfasts,lunches and dinners....More

Thank Mead66
Reviewed June 4, 2016

I've nothing but good things to say about Nelson's, the food is the finest and Nelson himself is so friendly and welcoming, his staff and the restaurant are prefect for either a quick cocktail/desert or a nice warm atmospheric meal. Nelson's wife and two others...More

Thank James W
Reviewed May 28, 2016

It was a great delight for my family to dine at Nelson's, Nelson made it feel as if we were old family friends returning for a meal. Service was impeccable, and despite the restaurant being very busy, Nelson made sure that we were well-tended too....More

1  Thank Elizatyx
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

More of a cafe type of place than a restaurant, but don't let that put you off. The food is excellent with daily specials, but get there early as they get snapped up. Great for lunch or evening meal. Staff are attentive and friendly and...More

Thank lancsCoffeeboy
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March 3, 2018|
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Response from OldWill57 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what happened to Nelson. We’re told that they’d like to hang on to the name for past recognition......at least at this point.
Maureen B
January 17, 2018|
Response from Dena S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was unaware they closed any night but, looking at their page for hours it says sun - fri so I'm guessing it's Saturday? Hope that helps?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Principal dos Olhos de Agua imediatamente em frente a Farmacia e ao Banco Caixa Agricola | R. da Torre da Medronheira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira  >  Olhos de Agua
  • Phone Number: +351 289 571 280
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