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The Blue Sky

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Rua Almeida Garrett 22, Albufeira 8200-272, Portugal
+351 289 591 066
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Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They only open in the evenings, we got a warm welcome, ordered our food, mushroom Provençal was not a Provençal just cooked mushrooms with grated cheese on top! Hoped the main wouldn't disappoint, it didn't. Chicken kebab came on a hanging skewer, with onion peppers and pineapple with a large ring of pineapple in flames on the base of the... More 

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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had trouble finding this place as it is quite tucked away off the strip. But once we did I was very impressed. Great food and a lovely waitress who chatted away with us. Would have gone back if our trip had been longer

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Thank Denisef_dublin
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent menu. Food is delicious and freshly prepared. The staff ( waitress) are very friendly and helpful.We have been going to this restaurant for years and it always keeps to the same standard.

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Thank jaxr16
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Wandered in on our first night not knowing what to expect but came out having a great meal , reasonably priced and we'll looked after - the woman whom served us really looked after us and was really fun . Not quite on the strip but that made it better as away from all the madness

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Thank danny c
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Visited here with my husband and 3 children...yes it's a few meters off the strip, but worth every step! The children were made to feel incredibly welcome, the food was fantastic and the atmosphere relaxed. Not rushed, nothing was too much trouble. Wished we discovered this before day 10! Great value too.

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Thank Karen Q
Bradford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Have been to this restaurant whenever we go to Albufeira and it never fails to please. We went again last Thursday with a family of nine, and the food was as good as ever the mixed grill and chicken peri-peri were particularly tasty. Service was friendly with our 18 month old granddaughter getting special attention, and considering we were a... More 

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Thank 600neilr
Rochdale, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We were approached by a lovely man on the main strip . It's only 1 minute walk from the strip but it's worth it! Cataplana is so amazing! Lovely staff and true Portuguese experience

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Thank Maggie K
Durham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife were walking down the strip and were approached my a gentleman asking if we were looking for food, he said the blue sky was a local family run restaurant so as it was our first night we thought we would give it a try, it was just a minute walk off the main strip, quite hidden... More 

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Thank aaat86
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Was approached as my husband and I were walking down the strip by a really nice gentleman called Tony it was the last evening of our holiday he asked us if we were looking for somewhere to eat. He said a lady friend of his had a nice restaurant he took us down to Blue Sky which we would not... More 

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Thank annette p
Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We were approached by a very friendly gentleman called Tony who promised us that The Blue Sky was an authentic Portuguese restaurant with good food and good prices. He wasn't to pushy in making us go there (Which my partner finds really annoying) We were welcomed by a lovely lady called Cecilia, very relaxed atmosphere, no TV Or football as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Almeida Garrett 22, Albufeira 8200-272, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 591 066

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