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Praia Grande Restaurante & Bar

Caminho da Praia Grande | Sao Rafael, Galé, Albufeira 8200-669, Portugal
+351 966 033 357
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (35 reviews)
“seafood rice” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Caminho da Praia Grande | Sao Rafael, Galé, Albufeira 8200-669, Portugal
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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

after arriving to empty tables which were all "reserved" we sat for 30minutes waiting for our drinks we now sit here an hour later with no food in sight one server and one runner and about 30 people in the restaurant. appalling service wife of...More

Thank Bronwen H
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Thank you Eduardo and team . We ate at this restaurant many times on our holiday to Sao Rafael . The fish was gorgeous and very fresh . Lovely Sangria and service excellent . The port was a real treat and finished our meal beautifully....More

Thank Wolvessupporter
Reviewed May 28, 2016

The photos on Trip advisor convinced us to come here & it didn't let us down. Food&service was great - we would particularly recommend the peppercorn steak - so tender, juicy &chunky and with homemade chips cost €14. I had the chicken peri peri which...More

Thank galwaygirl1204
Reviewed May 20, 2016

totally utterly completely perfect Food wonderful, prices fair, service brilliant (no rush no hurry...you're on holiday!!) we ate there 6 out of 6 occassions, as did a number of other couples we got to know because of the restaurants atmosphere - so friendly Thank you...More

Thank Colin S
Reviewed May 19, 2016

Been here on many occasions and will continue to do so. Great with friends and on our own. Always go for a lovely long relaxing lunch and the food it lovely. Nothing is too much trouble for Eduardo even changes to the menu if you...More

Thank cabarton
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service & food ,best tiger prawns I have eaten.made to feel very welcome .views of the ocean on the terrace & in the restaurant ..would highly recommend and was recommended by 2 separate couples who I met whilst on holiday .do pleased I venture...More

Thank Lisa D
Restaurante P, Proprietário at Praia Grande Restaurante & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2016

Thank you for the excellent review and for their friendliness, to prove that the "Praia Grande Restaurant" serves excellent Portuguese food, home and the sea like the Tiger Prawns eaten. The wonderful view from the terrace to the sea, the environment and service make a...More

Reviewed May 4, 2016

My husband and I visited on monday evening. We were warmly welcomed by Eduardo and given a choice of sitting inside or out. We chose to sit outside and take in the wonderful view of the ocean. The food was excellent and very reasonable and...More

Thank joanne s
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

If you love a relaxed atmosphere, great tasting food and perfect service, you'll love this place. Nothing is too much trouble for Eduardo. We've enjoyed eating at Vila Joya but I have to tell you the food here is pretty amazing. Garlic prawns, Sardines, Salads...all...More

Thank Paula W
Eduardo A, Owner at Praia Grande Restaurante & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2016

Thank you for excellent comment and for the compliments about our food and service by placing in the level of a restaurant "Michelin" which makes us proud and motivates you to do better. I want to thank her sympathy and her boyfriend who greatly enjoyed...More

Reviewed April 12, 2016

During our family holiday we visited 3 times for dinner as the food was so good. Each time we were greeted by Eduardo whose service was excellent considering he does it all himself. Although a little chilly for us to sit on the terrace with...More

Thank LornaJ06
Eduardo A, Owner at Praia Grande Restaurante & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2016

Thank you for your excellent comment and sympathy. It was a taste to know you and serve them with a good home-cooked food prepared at the time and one of the best views as they could see and prove. We'll be waiting for you to...More

Reviewed March 14, 2016

Had a Sunday lunch here. Sat out on the deck with a view of the ocean. The restaurant is not on the beach, but just above it. I had grilled bream and boiled potatoes. Very nice. Hubby had a Parma ham and cheese sandwich with...More

Thank George B
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kelly r
June 19, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Eduardo A | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our food. I have a nice traditional Portuguese food. Nice fish, seefood, meat and desserts. Obrigado Eduardo Alexandre
July 12, 2016|
Response from algarveaddict2015 |
As such short notice - probably better to either email or call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caminho da Praia Grande | Sao Rafael, Galé, Albufeira 8200-669, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 966 033 357
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