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The Cockerel Country Kitchen

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29 Rua Alexandra Herculano | Areias de Sao Joao, Albufeira 8200-271, Portugal
(00351) 289 542 609
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My wife and i have been going to Albuferia for 12 years and have never been to the Country Cockerel We booked a day in advance as we were a family of 13 ranging from 14 to 8, booked for 8pm and arrived on time, were had to sit as 2 x tables of 4 and a table of 5... More 

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Thank shed137
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is great, never seen anywhere so busy, we managed to get a table for 2 but they were turning people away or taking bookings, great value for money and fantastic food and massive portions couldn't fault it

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Thank Kerry D
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went twice just because the atmosphere was a lot of fun, like having a huge meal with people from everywhere. It's a great place to go for good value and great food!!!!

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Thank Wanda L
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked the cockerel for a family meal .we were astounded the food is superb ,best english food you will find in the algarve nothing is to much trouble,the staff are very attentive and friendly .Hats off to the chef and kitchen staff too , all the food that came out looked beautiful and fresh .cant wait to try the next... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here in July 2016 for the first time!!! Omg the portion sizes are unreal had the ribs (amazing) but definitely on our next visit I will be having the ribs from the kids menu!!!

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Thank suesuemax
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food. service. Value. Good. Always busy gets booked up quickly. Best to book a few days in advance. Won't be disappointed.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were recommended this place by people in our hotel. Reservations are a must. We booked on a Tuesday and couldn't get in until the Thursday. They are closed on a Monday and also do a Sunday lunch.. It's a small place and they stagger the food orders so if you arrive early you may have a few minutes before... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food and massive portions couldn't go wrong with the price especially the 2 for 2 menu, we went to return on the last evening but was full would definitely recommend booking.

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Stockton-on-Tees, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent time with my family at this lively restaurant. Great service and the ribs and the fish and chips come highly recommended. We were not dissappointed either. Servive was fantastic and we will definitely be going back to this restaurant.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

been here twice first time was ok had fish and chips second time had steak staff reccommended was really tough that was a couple of years ago havent been back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Rua Alexandra Herculano | Areias de Sao Joao, Albufeira 8200-271, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: (00351) 289 542 609

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