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Museu dos Salgados

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Estrada de Vale Carro | Near Gale, Albufeira 8200-636, Portugal
+351 965 675 045
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have enjoyed three wonderful meals here. The service was excellent, as was the food - all four of us ordered different dishes and all were delicious.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

We liked the ambiance immediately. The atmosphere was nice and most tables were occupied. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the food nicely arranged on your plate and.....delicious! We can really recommend this restaurant.

Thank linette d
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Good atmosphere, nice decor. Amazing food, and I would not say that lightly, just could not fault service or food. A little expensive , but you get what you pay for ( on most occasions you don't) but you know what I mean. It was well worth our hard earned cash , the desserts are to die for. 10/10 .... More 

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Crieff, Scotland
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Make the effort to search out this restaurant...you won't be disappointed! It is about 10-15 mins drive/taxi ride out of Albufeira heading past the marina and out towards Gale/Salgados. The restaurant doesn't look anything spectacular from the road. It sits on the right hand side of the main road with car park opposite. It sits right on the road and... More 

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Eight Ash Green
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place as recommended by a local taxi driver. Thankyou taxi driver!! Lovely, clean, relaxed, and great service. Very welcoming and the meals we had were beautiful. Lamb rack, salmon, fresh cod, and chicken: all cooked to perfection and 2 different bottles of wine for the 5 of us to share. Not cheap, but then the standard of food... More 

Thank Wayne H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Just had the most amazing meal here. Reviews don't do it justice.... The food was superb. Had scallops to start they were mouth-wateringly good! Black pork for main was so good! Will definitely be back 👍👍

Thank Cheri P
Leicester UK
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We have tried on previous trips to get a table and unfortunately for us it's always been fully booked. I completely understand why - the meal and service was excellent we will be returning and will always book in advance so don't miss out on there excellant cusine

Thank Sharon098
Belper, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This Restaurant does amazing food, the quality and flavours are wonderful. You would not want to miss a chance to experience the excellent meals. Great service and attention to detail.

Thank hi_hazel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

we stumbled across this restaurant while staying in the area and it really does serve the most superb food as you would expect its not the cheapest around but for a treat night there cannot be anywhere better than this.Worth going just for the monkfish and scallops.Cannot imagine a michelin restaurant could serve better food

Neston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We've been coming here for four years now. If you are in the area, it's a must. If you are near the area, it's definitely worth a trip. The food is always excellent. The owners welcoming always. Fantastic wine advice. From start to finish you won't be disappointed....

Thank susanblack43

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Vale Carro | Near Gale, Albufeira 8200-636, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 965 675 045
Welcome to Museu dos Salgados RestaurantMany questions are asked about the origin of this name. Perhaps because of its complex origin, the answer is not uniform… It is somewhat tailored at the mercy of those who visit us.To satisfy the refined taste of our customers, the selection of dishes is carefully based on different flavours, sometimes contrasting, that magnificently unite to form a unique and unforgettable outcome.

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