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Rua do Forte, Albufeira 8200-110, Portugal
+351 289 514 261
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua do Forte, Albufeira 8200-110, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great atmosphere great food warm welcome from George the owner a must visit location best burgers and steaks around

Thank edwin d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their lovely little restaurant gets 5 stars for their amazing wine. As Pais won an award in a blind tasting and is gorgeous and very affordable at 9 Euros a bottle. It also gets 5 stars for fabulous service too. Just around the corner from...More

Thank Mandy_Reen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only went on two occasions due to missing breakfast at the hotel due to a little too much alcohol the previous night. But both times couldn't fault the breakfasts. And the orange juice is made on order with fresh oranges juiced as you watch...More

Thank Rachdee87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great wee place with friendly staff, food was very good and well priced . Got to go even if its just to meet George

Thank Lilomo66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had a meal here which was very nice. pleasant surroundings and not too expensive. Monkfish was tasty as was the fish and prawns cooked with monkfish and clams.

Thank DerbyshireRosemary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at Monica Isabel Beach Club (located next to Panacee) thank goodness for this little gem! The owner & staff are the friendliest people we met and their food & service was amazing. Very reasonably priced and plenty of choice. The food at the hotel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Oceano just a hundred metres up the road and came here every morning for breakfast. Didn't see much in the way of pastries and fruit but the cooked English is amazing quality, not the biggest in town but certainly the tastiest I've...More

Thank Mal L
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

My husband and i visited this restaurant twice this week and would recommend it highly. Food delicious and very generous. Staff amazing and friendly. Very sincere welcome.

Thank Wilma C
Reviewed March 29, 2017

had the best monkfish ever,the staff made us very welcome,in fact we ate and drank there 6 nights out of the 7 ,highly recommended.wish them every success.

Thank Gordon H
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Very good service, we are here yesterday and had the peri peri chicken and a chicken kebab. Really nice tasty food. Just sat waiting for our breakfasts now :)

Thank Samjoma
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John R
Still no answer to question - 10 days ago
March 29, 2016|
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Response from john e | Reviewed this property |
sorry did not see your question. Panacee usually opens latew Feb early March and closes in November. Closed Thursdays during the season
John R
When does the panacee open for the season? April?
March 18, 2016|
Response from john e | Reviewed this property |
panacee opens in late february and is open until November each year
John R
When does it open for the season? April?)
March 16, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Forte, Albufeira 8200-110, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 514 261
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