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Restaurante Ysconderijo

Rua Gago Coutinho 45, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-151, Portugal
+351 967 139 381
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (24 reviews)
“fish cakes” (4 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Gago Coutinho 45, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-151, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On the last night of our holiday, we decided to go somewhere different from the usual, hence Ysconderijo was the choice for the night. Unfortunately, we couldn't get a table until 8.30, this wasn't a problem at the time, but having decided to forego starters...More

1  Thank jupabeam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 6 attended this restaurant, expecting a pleasant experience after reviewing the comments left by others. Overall not good due to the Service team’s lack of ability to de-escalate a situation & provide a level of service in line, I assume, with those of...More

5  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ysconderijo is run by a husband and wife team who do everything they can to make your visit one that is memorable. The food served at Ysconderijo is wonderful and different to ordinary Portuguese food. The presentation and variety make it so worthwhile and their...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been coming to the Algarve since 1983 and to discover another wonderful restaurant is exciting. Ysconderijo is a wonderful restaurant serving quality food in a stylish fashion. Make the trip to S.Bras de Alportel you will not be disappointed but don’t forget to book...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal - we had the tuna and it was lovely, actually brilliant dish. So only two minor points that could take this restaurant closer to Michelin start. Desert was good but eton mess was a tad too sweet - for some reason restaurants are...More

Thank tania l
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The top restaurants in Sau Bras de Alportel on Trip advisor or family, 3 generation (of 6) needed to try so we booked a few days in advance. We started with a cocktail so we had good time to decide what to eat. 4 out...More

6  Thank Friskin
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Best meal in the Algarve. Wonderful food. Super ambience. Excellent staff. Great value. Do not miss the intense dark chocolate dessert!

1  Thank Doc203
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We had another great meal at Ysconderijo. Remembered to skip the starter (although the choice is excellent) to fully enjoy the main course - steak for us both, cooked to perfection with tasty accompanying veg. Followed by excellent dessert. Service is outstanding; ambiance perfect. We...More

1  Thank CazandPaul
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place to come and eat, fine dining comes to mind, always eat here when on holiday and off here tonight as last evening before flying home, cannot praise it enough

1  Thank alijp2000
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Ambience superb Food Exellent Service first class Value for money good Would recommend Would use again

Thank davidfromwisbech
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July 13, 2018|
Response from Martim8150 |
Yes of course.
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Debra J
July 7, 2018|
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Response from knebrakanesa | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do serve fish. They had the sole dish already mentioned which was indeed yummy. Also sea bass with black rice and smoked salmon which my husband loved.
Jane G
June 17, 2016|
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Response from phillip o | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry Ysconderijo does not open at lunchtime and are closed Sunday and Monday evenings. best regards Phil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $38
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Gago Coutinho 45, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-151, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sao Bras de Alportel
  • Phone Number: +351 967 139 381
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Dear customers, we open just for dinners and cards not accepted. Caros clientes, abrimos só para jantares. Não aceitamos pagamento com cartão.
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