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Mi Sombrero

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Rua Sao Goncalo de Lagos 17, Albufeira 8200-181, Portugal
+351 289 515 959
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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

This place was closed at the weekend during the day so we tried again for lunch today and it was opened. Service, setting, and food supply all great & just about rightly priced for an afternoon starter and main (with drinks). Just as I like it!

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Thank Robert M
Burnley
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We were sorry we had left this until the last night of our holiday, it's in a lovely spot overlooking the beach but we had to queue for a table. (Get there before 8.30 if you can to avoid a queue)The staff are really lovely despite being exceptionally busy. We had nachos and potato skins to start, large portions, more... More 

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County Kerry, Ireland
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Lovely evening, the staff there are super nice. Be sure to get there early as we couldn't get a seat outside but upstairs is still lovely! Great size portions, we both had the ribs, and the nachos as starter was great!!! The location is good near all the nice restaurants!

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Thank 13152742
Northampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016

We have eaten here every time we have been to Portugal. We usually get there around 1900 as any later and you will wait in line for up to an hour. With a bucket of beer and wonderful nachos the meal is off to a great start. The burrito is my favourite and anything you can't eat will be boxed... More 

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Thank Scott T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Black bean soup was amazing, staff were nice and next to the beach. Burrito was average though.good spot for lunch

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Thank Chris M
Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

The food is lovely. The staff are friendly and really helpful. The margaritas are the best I've ever had, even better than the ones I had in Mexico, and they're slushy so they keep you nice and cool. I'm going to miss this place now I'm home!

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Thank Emma1471580
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Disappointed that this didnt live up to its reviews on here and the Queues that appeared outside night after night...we left it until our last night to visit and booked ahead knowing there could be a wait. We were seated and staff were friendly and very hardworking seeing them run up and down the winding stairs to the terrace once... More 

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Thank Lorrc15
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Came here with friends during our holiday, great location close to the beach front, good menu with all typical Mexican dishes. I had tortilla chips with salsa to start, which was very nice, salsa was very spicy and delicious. I had a chicken enchilada for main course, served with mexican rice and refried beans. Best Mexican I've ever had! My... More 

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Thank Carmel G
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Both myself and my wife had beef fajitas with wedges no starter we were told by a friend large portions came with cheese little salad guacamole and spicey dip beef very tender nicely spiced go early to avoid queues we went around 7.30 seated straight away people queuing by 8.30with two local beers wedges and fajitas €38 well worth avisit... More 

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Thank damien b
Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2016

The food here is amazing. Try the lunchtime special of Ribs, Wings & Rings. We teamed it with a salad and it was enough for 2 for a light lunch. We ate here one evening and the portions are large, the others in my party that had steak said t was excellent, succulent and juicy and not over cooked. If... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sao Goncalo de Lagos 17, Albufeira 8200-181, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 515 959

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