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Iguana Cafe

Rua Latino Coelho N. 059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
+351 289 513 011
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (124 reviews)
“tapas” (56 reviews)
“bruschetta” (27 reviews)
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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Latino Coelho N. 059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a coffee and light lunch and was very nice and very resonably priced. The views fron the terrace are lovely and the menu for main meals looked very appertising.

Thank Lorna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I never tire of visiting Iguana it is the perfect spot to wind down after a days adventures, food, drinks, staff are all fab!

Thank veggielassie
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times for food & drinks and it’s consistently great with fab service. It’s not an extensive menu but what they do is a delicious selection of lunches and light bites using fresh ingredients. I always tend to go for one...More

Thank Terri021
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a quick lunch bite. Between four we had the meat and cheese platter and a tortilla. All washed down with a lovely jug of sangria. Lovely relaxing lunch with a view.

Thank halina g
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We enjoy visiting Iguana’s during our annual visits to Albufeira. The lady owner is always so friendly and polite and the service is just second to none. It is very clean and well maintained. The views from the Terrace are outstanding looking straight along the...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Great choice of sandwiches, rolls, salads and other tasty lunch bites along with a good drinks menu. Terraced seating with fantastic views over the water. It was the first place we stopped into after arriving in Albufeira and we came back on 2 other occasions...More

Thank AjlCork
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Sadly we discovered this place a little too late. Lovely lunch with plenty of choices (brushettas, platters, sandwiches, omelettes etc.). Fabulous views on the outside terrace overlooking the sea / beach and friendly staff - I believe the owner is English. Thank you!

Thank M Y
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Always make a point of popping in for a drink and sometimes food when in Albufeira. Fantastic patio are with unrivalled views of the ocean and Albufeira beaches. Remember to say hi to George the ever present bar cat. Will definitely return on next visit...More

Thank JohnP033
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Been here before while staying inn the old town. If was so lovely to come here again. The same family own it and they ate so lovely. We had drinks out on the patio/balcony. Its a big balcony with the most amazing sea views. The...More

Thank jax90
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We have been there 2 times already and it's amazing place. Staff is great, really friendly, nice and helpful. The food is delicious, everything for a good price and with the best view in the city.

Thank pasterka1
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April 25, 2018|
Response from haywardblake | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about the gluten free options..
November 15, 2017|
Response from johnwW2475SO | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they have a Facebook page too that keeps you updated with opening hours etc, the last post from them says they will be closed from now until February. Hope this helps?
Tom H
August 8, 2017|
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Response from Ddc851 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't It's a bit out o the main bit so I don't think it will b an issue It's a lovely place though Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $17
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Latino Coelho N. 059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 513 011
  • E-mail
A cafe/ bar located in the Rossio part of the old town of Albufeira, with an outdoor terrace overlooking the sea; and offering spectacular views of Fishermen's Beach and the coastline, all the way to Faro. We serve beer, wine, sangria, cocktails, teas, coffee, ice-cream, crepes, toasties, baguettes, salads, paninis and tapas. Look forward to welcoming you here soon!
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