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Restaurante Maxime

Certificate of Excellence
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European, French, Dutch
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Estrada Farol, Carvoeiro 8400-505, Portugal
(+351) 962 498 755
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good food, like the smoked salmon starter, followed by the dover sole or the filet Mignon. The service is very friendly and efficient. We come there many times and were never disappointed.

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Thank Valeriu P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressed on our first visit to Maximes. Decor inside is quirky, loved the 'top hat' lamp shades. Staff were attentive and helpful, lots if choice and good food. Set menu particularly good value at €20 for 3 courses. Best meal so far this holiday!

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Thank Emma L
Wrexham, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Maximes never fails to deliver, the atmosphere and food is always excellent. We booked in twice during our holiday as we always have a superb dining experience. The staff are always incredibly friendly and remember returning customers. The food was excellent, I ate the spicy ribs both times as I was blown away with them on our first visit. I... More 

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Thank Ben R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been coming to maxime for a few years now food is great never fails, all staff are really lovely take time to have a chat (when they can) they remember you each year you return, nicely deorated & always clean. A good various choice on the menu would recommend the langoustine & Tuna steak & spare ribs meat kebab very... More 

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Thank Olivia R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

New addition to Carvoeiro. Nicely decorated in design and colour. Service very professional and fast. Had goats cheese to start with lamb chops which were equally very good. Again with a superb wine list. Will recommend and visit again.

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Thank Sheryl P
N Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We (a family party of 5) found this restaurant at the end of our holiday, so only got to eat here twice. We ate inside and really liked the decor. The menu had a great choice. Elena (think that was her name) was fantastic and remembered what each of us had to drink the previous evening. We all had a... More 

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Thank Elizabeth7
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

This is the business, I doubt we will find better during our stay! Hidden in a row of shops, often passed by but on this occasion we spotted it and what a spot that was. If finding a £5 note is good then this was like finding a £50 note. This restaurant is class, the staff are excellent and the... More 

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Thank Brian S
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We must have walked up and down the Main Street twenty times in our weeks break to this lovely town but only found this little gem on the last day. So we treated ourselves to the fillet steak with onions and mushrooms...best steak we've ever tasted! The owner served us, there was no touting just humble and welcoming. The decor... More 

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Thank kandkwhite
Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Very good diner, very nice owner, no problem to dinner with the children. We noticed that there where a lot of guests who are coming back to this restaurant. That must be good!

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Thank 418jane
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Four guys go on a golfing trip once a year to the Algarve. Each time we go once to Maxime. Run by a Dutch couple - the food is consistently good. The soups are really good. The Fillet steaks were excellent. The service, done mainly by the owner, feels quite personal. A totally safe bet and I would certainly recommend... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $31
Cuisine
European, French, Dutch
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Farol, Carvoeiro 8400-505, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
  • Phone Number: (+351) 962 498 755

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