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Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante

Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-371, Portugal
+351 937 021 204
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chowder” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Grill, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-371, Portugal
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

This is the type of restaurant you hope to find on your holiday - so enjoyable you go just have to go more than once. The first time we hadn't booked, and despite them having a large booking as well as the rooftop bar being...More

Thank 1nderone
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Arrived hoping for a nice evening after reading earlier reports. The food was sadly not up to expectations for some. Steak ordered rare came well done. Another steak was more grissle than meat. The sea bass by comparison was superb. Service was fairly good although...More

2  Thank Neil B
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restraunt in June for a friend's wedding meal it was beautiful all the food was great quality the staff were friendly polite and attentative we had a great night beautiful views of the marinaMore

Thank Leanne B
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review following your visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. The review you have written will help other potential diners make a decision about visiting Castelo do Mar and we...More

Reviewed August 20, 2016

2 adults and 2 kids booked in for Friday evening. rooftop bar for a few beers, made very welcome by pedro..9you have to pay for beers etc in top bar before going down to eat) great vibe atmosphere, killer sunset in the evening, great chill...More

1  Thank steven505850
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic setting and the waitress was really nice. Food was pretty average to be honest. I had t bone which was 24 euro. Not my favourite Restaurant by any means and was more expensive than other restaurants where the food was better.

Thank JamieChesterfield
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with 5 friends whilst on holiday. The location is amazing and the menu looked promising. I booked a table via email as it was a walk from our hotel, the email confirmation was efficient and Paul who responded was very helpful...More

3  Thank Kath T
Reviewed August 19, 2016

We went to this restaurant last week as a group of 6 women as we thought it was in a lovely location and the menu looked good. We have never been so disappointed. The manager was extremely rude, similar to Basil fawlty and would shout...More

1  Thank Anya T
Reviewed August 16, 2016

After a two hour wait and a brief apology from a rather handsy waiter/manager, we were brought meals so terrible they were comical. We ordered six meals, each more tragic than the last. A salmon fillet with a cold, raw centre, an inedible 'beef Portuguese'...More

1  Thank Rachel P
Reviewed August 15, 2016

We were a party of 16 celebrating our last night in the Algarve; so we decided to splurge on a great meal. The restaurant proved to perfect in the most important ways: beautiful view, flavorful food and great service.The only problem was how long it...More

Thank JFK49
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful Resturant, great rooftop bar with fabulous cocktails overlooking the Marina, the food was excellent, the staff were very friendly topped of with great live chilled acoustic duo creating the perfect atmosphere for an evening to remember.

1  Thank Anthonygerard67
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Good morning can you tell me if you are open for lunch today ? If so can I book a table for two at about 1.30 Theresa Clark x
May 28, 2017|
Response from Paul A | Property representative |
Good evening, it seems we did not get back to you as quickly as we should have done. Please accept our apologies! With regards to lunch opening, we will now open for Sunday lunch only, serving traditional roast lunches. We... More
Are you open on christmas day 2016 and if so how can i book?
October 26, 2016|
Response from Paul A | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We are pleased to inform you that we will be open Christmas Day for lunch only. We are currently finalising menu options and other details. We will contact you as soon as all arrangements are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $26
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-371, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 937 021 204
  • E-mail
Perhaps one of the most beautiful restaurants in Albufeira, Castelo do Mar boasts unique sea and Marina views, outside terraces and a relaxed ambience in an elegant setting. Our ecletic menu offers dishes of meats, fish, saeafood and vegetarian. Our ROOFTOP CHAMPAGNE & COCKTAIL BAR provides an elegant space to enjoy sunset cocktails and spectacular sea and Marina views before or after dining or for relaxing drinks only. An ideal venue for all occasions. If you have taken the time to write a review and we have not responded to it please accept our apologies. We greatly appreciate that you took the time to do so and offer our sincere thanks.
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