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Prato Cheio

Rua Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro, Lagos 8600-000, Portugal
+351 282 037 469
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rice” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“pepper steak” (4 reviews)
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Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
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Rua Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro, Lagos 8600-000, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for late lunch and was fortunate to get a table. It is a small restaurant and very busy, but still comfortable with a good atmosphere. I had the Cataplana de peixe (seafood cataplana) and for desert had Farofias (poached meringues). The portions...More

Thank MientjieF
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We've been here twice, I think one of the best in Lagos. Portions are big, prato do dia are ridiculously cheap (for the prices you find in Lagos) and tastes are fine. Would recommend.

1  Thank Gabriele F
Reviewed September 10, 2017

This restaurant is out of the main town but is well worth the 10 minute walk to experience food the way the locals like it. We were lucky that it was near to our apartment or we may have missed it. We ate here twice...More

1  Thank SMW20
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

This place is famous for its cataplanas and I was never disappointed. After a short break, when for a few months Prato Cheio was closed, it's back again and they serve best cataplanas in the world. A portion for 2 is like a portion for...More

1  Thank Małgorzata B
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Today we went to Prato Cheio for Dinner because of the good recensions here at Tripadvisor. Although we did not book a table, we were lucky that we could get a table. The Restaurant was quite full and we were looking forward because the dishes...More

1  Thank corno801
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We went for dinner as a family, we choose picanha that came very well served, with starters, great sangria and to finish an amazing dessert. The staff is super friendly, very familiar. A place to visit end enjoy again soon. The doses are very well...More

1  Thank Rogerio L
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Second year we have come. Good food and good service with reasonable prices. We will be coming back soon!

Thank Anagil14
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Are you looking for something low key, authentic, outside of the Crowe fed giuristi traps, that's the place: search no more, you won't find another tourist around you! Great, great experience.. authentic Portuguese food, lovely staff, very, very affordable.. just look at the size of...More

1  Thank ntonjfi
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Went yesterday for Sunday lunch (you need to book they were queuing out the door). Girls had rare sirloin steaks with mushroom sauce - cooked to perfection. We had the Sunday special "seafood rice" - THE BEST I'VE EVER TASTED - EVER! A real family...More

1  Thank bj_the_dj_66
Reviewed July 28, 2017

We ate dinner here two times during our stay in Lagos. Both of the time, we had a great experience, regarding both food and service. I would highly recommend choosing food from the daily offerings, as they are very good value of money and traditional...More

1  Thank ABokor
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August 15, 2017|
Response from bj_the_dj_66 | Reviewed this property |
Think your a taxi for that one - it takes us ten minutes to walk from ponta de Piedade and looking at where you are it's a lot further and you would definitely have to book - number for reservations I believe has changed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro, Lagos 8600-000, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 037 469
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