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estrada de sta eulalia, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
+351 289 541 926
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, busy but relaxed, good wine selection, food was excellent, lamb chops and golden sea bream - perfection. Atmosphere great, most relaxed I've felt whilst I've been here, also the best meal. Reasonably priced. Would return.

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Menu of the day. I had fish soup, pork escalope in cream sauce with rice, potatoes and veg. Pudding of a sort of unset meringue and half a carafe of house red plus a glass of port. There was also bread and butter and olives on the table. All for €8 yes €8. It's a clean and well run restaurant.... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant last year and loved it, so were looking forward to visiting this year and we weren't disappointed, lovely authentic Portuguese food served in an old fashioned house by a very friendly and knowledgeable waitress/owner. The tourist menu is amazing value at €12.95 for couvert, starter,main, dessert and a drink! If you are in the area i would... More 

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lisburn
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

Went 2 times during a weeks stay at the cpo food great french onion soup brill,duck and portuguese steak excellent,not cheap but good food.Sandra front of house great as ever,see you in March.

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to eat extremely great value staff very friendly and attentive would certainly return again

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Essex, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

We really love this place. Lamb chops rice and salad every time for us. They are the best tasting lamb chops...we were here in the summer on holiday and havent stopped thinking sbout it since. Lucky us we r back during octobet half term. Staff are so lovely. Ten out of ten from me.

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Been here many times over a quite a few years. Allways had a lovey meal. In the winter months they have a fireplace. We normally eat here on special occasions but know people who eat here at least once a week.

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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 23, 2016

We always go to this traditional little restaurant and usually take the tourist menu which at 12.80 euros for a couvert, soup or salade, main, pudding, coffee and a drink is the best bargain around for the quality of the food. Unlike some of the tourist menus who serve inferior mass produced pate, this place has lovely home made pate.... More 

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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

What an excellent place. Environment traditional, quiet music in the background and wonderful value turistico menu

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Warm friendly and welcoming, The food was very good with a great selection. Staff helpful and informative. Will definitely visit again. The karaoke in the bar was very good, well done to all who sang. Made to feel welcome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Seafood, International
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: estrada de sta eulalia, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 541 926

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?