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Old Town, Albufeira, Portugal
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Hull
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2013

We had been in the zansi 2 the first week which was nice as we past the zansi 3 we thought we would give the piri-piri chicken a bash again it was very good we were told to be careful of the hot sauce which did compliment the dish .The drink and food are very reasonable

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Modesto, California
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

Leg of lamb was excellent! Lots of food on one plate... Bream fish special also very good. Flan to die for. I liked it too.

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Thank ModestoDenny
East Riding of Yorkshire
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2013

Four of us chose to dine here. I chose the Piri-Piri chicken, plenty of chicken, chips and salad, the piri-piri sause arrives seperately in a little dish and was quite powerful. My partner chose the pork, again this came with chips and salad. Our daughter chose the plain pizza, it was a good size and she was suitable impressed. Our... More 

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Thank Escallops
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2013

Had a meal there one evening then stopped by another day at lunchtime. Really friendly staff, good value for both lunch an dinner. Sangria was lovely too, tried it for the first time here and enjoyed it.

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Thank Liz121-121
Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2013

if you do decide to eat at this establishment, be prepared to wait 30 mins for you food to be served, they claim to cook everything fresh, but my wife and daughter just shared a pizza and I had the piri piri chicken special, do not have this special as I think my chicken suffered from anorexia as I was... More 

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Thank Mark K
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2013

Stopped as usual at every single bar and restaurant we were promised the usual 'ALL fresh homemade food good value' we decided to try here as last night was a disappointment at another restaurant this place looks scruffy on the outside but actually it's tidy inside. There are 6 of us on this trip. Ordered were 2 pizzas which made... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2013

Zansi 3 is a very friendly and very good value for money. I was introduced to Zansi, 2 years ago and have always gone back when I am in Albufeira. I recently had a steak and it was cooked exactly the way I liked it. Juan De Dios our waiter was just a short call away and even remembered our... More 

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Thank Gail1963_30
Runcorn, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2013

We always make this our first point of call when we arrive in Portugal. Have been using Zansi 3 for approx 6 years now and always have a wonderful experience all done to a fantastic person called Juan. No matter how long it is between visits he always remembers what we have as our first meal in Portugal and the... More 

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Dunoon, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2013

While on holiday in Albuferia Algarve, we visited this fantastic friendly restaurant once again and the staff as previous could not be more friendly and accomodating. Juan de dios was as lovely as ever and was very welcoming. This is a must if you visit Old Town Albuferia, Fantastic value for money too. A restaurant we will always visit when... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2013 via mobile

We had been walking around Old Albufeira all afternoon looking for somewhere cheap and decent to eat. We were heading back to a restaurant we had seen, but then on the way this one caught our eye- with the menu that had about 5 or 6 dishes for 5€. So decided to stop, so we took a seat outside the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Town, Albufeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira

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