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Le Cro Portugal - Tapas

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Fall/Winter schedule - Closed On Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Important Information: - NO Credit/debit Cards - There's an ATM Across From Our Location - Cash Only - We Don't Have A Diaper Changer Due To Our Limited Space Inside Of The W.c. - We Don't Have Highchairs Due To Our Limited Storage Space. - We Don't Serve Beefs Or Burgers Or Fries. Open Your Mind. Simple Food, Tasty, Made At The Moment - Wines Of Portugal - Fresh Tapas To Match The Wines Are A Plus - Cheesecakes & Trio Of Mini Desserts - The Right Place For Relaxed People Only - The Place Is Very Small And The Menu Is Short And Simple. Be Nice :)
PRICE RANGE
$6-$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Healthy, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Le Cro last night (1 December) as a group of 4. I booked by phone and received a message straight back confirming the booking and pointing out that they are a very small restaurant serving home made food only and take cash-no cards....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank snowyWestSussex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming small in- and outdoor seating restaurant. The owners are just delightful and passionate about the food and wine they serve. We had five different tapas for both of us. We started with the ceviche de pescada, followed by the bruschetta especial le Crô (anchovies)...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michel G
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Staff were very welcoming from the moment we walked in. They gave us great advice on the menu and we ate 5 dishes between us, all of which were really tasty. The wine, also advised by the lovely lady serving us was perfect for the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank brookforrest
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

The highlight of any trip to Carvoeiro is a chance to eat at Le Cro. Local food, expertly prepared, full of flavour and served with the feeling that it means a lot to those involved. Ceviche, braised sardines, cheese with local honey- pure bliss. This...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Keith W
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

A very different tapas experience with expertise offered by the staff on both wines and food .The deserts are too die for all home made so please leave room for them.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank finolao2016
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

You’ll need to book, but make sure you do. The food here is unbelievable!!! Try the special. Great Portuguese wines, worth taking a couple when you leave. ;)

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Geeewizz
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

We found it hard to find authentic eateries in carvoeiro so this was a treat. Lovely tapas, the cerviches were especially good. They take their (Portuguese) wine offerings seriously giving info and tasting notes about each (wine sold by glass). As the restaurant was full...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank SarahC11827
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Ate here again as we always do during our visits , tried a few different dishes this time and we were very happy with our food. The ceviche hake was the best. Finished with the cheesecake as always. Superbly looked after by Hugo & Marina...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Whatsappenin
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited this little restaurant for the 3rd year in a row. It is total perfection. Tapas food at its best. The balance of flavours are sublime, obviously prepared with passion and the best ingredients. Hosting from Marina & Hugo is wonderful . Care and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gail M
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We read a lot of reviews of the restaurant and had really high expectations for the evening. We had a table a little too late and had to made the orders before we got the table. Felt this a little stressing, but could understand it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vingeren
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tessmcconville
June 8, 2018|
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Response from lecroportugal_tapas | Property representative |
Hi Tess, Thank you for writing a message explaining that this review was not meant to be posted to our Le Crô TripAdvisor profile. Anyway, we understand that everybody can make a little mistake because we are humans. At the... More
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ClaireCa66
February 7, 2018|
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Response from lecroportugal_tapas | Property representative |
Thank you for your contact. We are currently closed and finishing renovations. Probably 10 more days to open. Thank you for understanding. Kind regards, Marina.
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August 21, 2017|
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Response from Benjoy065 | Reviewed this property |
I e-mailed whilst staying in a nearby resort and received a reply the next day confirming my table reservation. I have used this restaurant twice & both times made reservations via e-mail.
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