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European, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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0.3 miles from Old Town Faro
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The venue is in what is a quiet spot at the moment but don't think it will be long before it is bustling! The food choice was really big and the cheesecake was delicious! My whole family came, everyone tried something different and we all...enjoyed trying each dish Loved it!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed September 26, 2020 via mobile

Had lunch there after reading all the great reviews. I had the Mel Burger and my boyfriend had the dish of the day - Lasagne. Both were delicious and I would highly recommend the burger as it’s the best vegan one I’ve ever had! For...desert we had the chocolate and prune cake and the red berry cake, again we were not disappointed. We will definitely be eating here again.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed July 12, 2020

The restaurant underwent a name change around the 2nd week of June 2020, and it's now called 'Alcachofra', which means Artichoke in English. The waitress was very pleasant the menu quite extensive. I was very hungry and so had the burger and French fries and...two of their homemade fruit juices. The food an drinks were both very good. The staff are very diligent with regard to Covid-19 precautions. I will definitely return when I am next in Faro. Recommended.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 19, 2020 via mobile

Very tasty Golden Milk, chocolat cake and cappuccino. We didn't try their meals as we were after some dessert, but I remember they had diverse options for dessert. But I think they over charged for an almond milk replacement over the soy milk. As far...as I remember it was 2€ just to replace the milk. I only think maybe they could take care more about the place, it didn't look that clean.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 17, 2020

What a great place this is.Great decor. So well thought out. The staff is so friendly and helpful. You can see the food being cooked so know what you will get, quality. Great portions and well presented. Very good choice of both food and drinks.So...tasty and fills you up. So cheap for huge portions and quality. Next day we came just for latte and cake and it was amazing :)More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020

Fantastic place and Amazing Vegan food, limited but Great menu with fantastic desserts.Best Red velvet ever . Homemade Hamburger for Lunch there really are delicious, for dinner, we had Tapas must try the Pica Pao. The best for sure in Faro by quality and price...

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

Vegetarian/vegan restaurant in Faro with a lot of options on the menu. We had lunch here, but also a good place to have breakfast or dinner. If you are looking for a restaurant with a lot of vegan options, this is the place to go

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 1, 2020 via mobile

Had the burger, really great homemade vegan food. Would definitely go back again when I'm next in Faro! Staff were friendly and helpful, with a great selection on the menu.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Spanish craft beers, all food vegan, chilled out home made space with drawings and art of animals, v small menu, with a few small plates and a couple bigger. So if you want a lot of choice or eating with people who need a lot...of choice when going vegan might not be the best. I loved it. Beetroot quinoa salad like a tasty coleslaw with a good vinegar. Good portions.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

Just had a few tapas bits after arriving late in the evening to faro. Great veggie selection, not the boring veggie menus you get in regular restaurants. Yummy organic wine too, would have gone again if we had been staying longer. Based on a nice...little quaint square with a bit of a buzz so good vibes.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Mel & Limao is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5