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Os Arcos

Rua 25 de Abril 30, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
+351 282 763 210
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible29%
Travelers talk about
“swordfish” (6 reviews)
“stone bass” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua 25 de Abril 30, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
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Reviewed October 11, 2014

The restaurant looks lovely as you walk down the "strip", so my wife and I had a look at the menu and sat down. The waiter came over and took a drinks order and gave us some bread and butter and some cheese and olives,...More

1  Thank Hmawdsley
Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Very disappointed with the food. This is the first terrible meal we have ever had in Lagos and we come here often. I ordered the lamb stew which was literally a metal pot full of lamb offal and bones and orange liquid which should of...More

1  Thank charlotte d
Reviewed September 17, 2014

The restaurant is located fairly centrally in downtown Lagos in a pedestrian zone. It offers international as well as Portuguese dishes. The seafood, in particular the grilled sardines were excellent. The pasta was too heavy on cheese. Service was friendly and efficient. The prices are...More

Thank Marcus K
Reviewed September 10, 2014

Went for lunch had cream of shrimp soup which was exceptional. Followed by skewer of squid. This again was very well prepared and cooked. Vegetables were al dente but not hard and tasted fine. My partner had chicken kebab which was succulent and not dry....More

Thank Wensleydalebob
Reviewed September 3, 2014

Was good service, and I had the tiger prawns which were great. Nothing spectacular, but all the food was good. Good beer too.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed August 26, 2014

Ate here several time sitting both inside and outside and had excellent food and service at all visits. The fish was good but really enjoyed the steak served on the hot stone. The staff were very attentive and efficient. As with most restaurants on this...More

Thank trythealea
Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is one of those restaurants in lagos, Portugal that does good wholesome food, The place is big, airy, and the staff very efficient and always ready to please. The food was wholesome and not that expensive, the menu was varied, and it catered for...More

Thank kenneth o
Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Great location on main tourist drag to watch the world go by, that's really where the good points end. A very average lunch at not very average prices. So many better places in Lagos.

Thank Martyn K
Reviewed August 13, 2014

Had several meals at this restaurant before and noticed a decline in service levels and quality of food so didn't really know what to expect!! Pleased to report a definite improvement!! Yes - the 'cover' still arrives whether you ask for it or not....you can...More

Thank JGSF5
Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We had some starters and a mixer seafood cataplana. Eventi though the service was good, the seafood had poor quality and it was very expensive. We spent 80 euros in two people.

Thank mvcmar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 25 de Abril 30, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 763 210
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