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Os Arcos Restaurante

Rua Alves Correia 25, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
+351 289 513 460
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“black pig” (64 reviews)
“sea bass” (94 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Alves Correia 25, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 621 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant - best food in albufeira and algarve. Recommend garlic prawn starter followed by any meat or fish dish - dish of the day to die for.

1  Thank Arwel B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were lucky to get a table as when we walked in all the tables were reserved apart from a few. This is a lovely authentic Portuguese restaurants with delicious local food at reasonable prices, great If you like fish. Friendly service from an owner...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Searched on Tripadvisor for a local restaurant as I wanted to try out some fish. Found this small, great place, where the host recommended the catch of the day, and I chose seabass. It was perfect! Super delicious and fresh, totally recommend this place!

Thank Panaite R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a tiny quiet restaurant up a side street just off the main square in Albufeira where good local food is the main business of the day. Although most of the tables were already reserved we managed to get in early on two occasions...More

3  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem in Albufeira. On a small side street this place offers fantastic food and fish in particular. We were early and got a table for four without reservation, however getting a reservation seems to be a good idea. We were shown the...More

1  Thank Abundance_of_miles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food. Came here as the reviews were very good and we wanted Portuguese food. The desserts were very nice also, a cut above the usual ones. You will need to book in advance.

Thank josephmO8023VO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After some disappointing dining experiences on our holiday myself and my partner were extremely happy to find this jewel of a restaurant. Located in the Old Town and with a true Mediterranean vibe this place blew us both away. I went for a Portuguese style...More

1  Thank michael l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I decided to try this restaurant after seeing the good reviews on trip advisor. We got there a little after 19:30 and got a table for two. I think we were lucky to get in really, because almost every table had a...More

Thank GeorgiaHelen90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been visiting this restaurant for over 30 years and in our opinion it is without doubt one of the best in the Algarve. John the owner is an excellent friendly person and makes sure you always enjoy your visit He...More

Thank NormanH41
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is simply the best restaurant you can visit in Albufeira! Jose is the main man at the front of house with his wife Paula doing the cooking. We have been back to Albufeira for the last 3 years and always eat here 5 or...More

1  Thank Jason B
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Questions & Answers
June 27, 2017|
Response from Lynsabell |
That's the 4th July 2017
John P
April 3, 2017|
Response from CCFCfan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't. We walked in when it was open to make our reservations.
John P
March 28, 2017|
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Response from Cath M | Reviewed this property |
You need to go the restaurant and book.The early the better. Well worth a visit. Enjoy😘
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Alves Correia 25, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 513 460
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