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Cantinho do petiscos

#144 of 324 Restaurants in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence
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Estrada da ponte da piedade, Lagos, Portugal
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Denver, Colorado, United States
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

LOVE, LOVE, LOVED this place, especially after FINALLY eating and drinking here. We'd walked past countless times during our stay in Lagos, and kept saying we'd stop there because it was always packed. The food, drink, and service was excellent. It was clear the locals loved it and so did we. We'll definitely be back.

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Thank Leslie O
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Just down the road from where we were staying. Had lunch here twice. Good value and good service. Staff bit mad but very pleasant.

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stockton
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280 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Had lunch which is good value staff freindly place is always busy with portugeese which is always a good sign

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Thank StocktonSween
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

This is a good basic restaurant with slightly lower than average prices. It's a good location and it has recently expanded so they must be doing well. This was our second visit and I think we now realise this place does some things well. Best thing to do is hover and see what people are ordering. Chicken and fresh fish... More 

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1 Thank V H
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

the place is just outside the camping we stayed. looks humble but here I had some of the best seafood dishes. simple, honest, delicious. very good price/meal. the service was curteous, in time. I would return there so I recommend it.

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1 Thank Un A
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

This restaurant was right across from where we were staying so we had lunch there almost every day, after returning from the beach. The restaurant is right next to a camping area and it is quite busy at lunchtime. That said, the service was very poor--not only was it slow, but two of the three waiters seemed very confused and... More 

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Thank cigall
New York
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126 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Although the place wasn't fancy the food was good. I had the piri piri chicken and my husband had the grilled sardines. Both were delicious. Glad we arrived when we did as the tables filled up shortly after. Our meal with bread and drinks came to about 20 euros.

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1 Thank Pipsy05
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Great food, fantastic service and you get to ask for whatever you want without it being a big deal. A highlight in the city of Lagos.

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Sweden
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

Went for dinner once day, the food is alright, not great ..but worth the money! The service is fine and fast. I guess it works very well for the location (next to camping site).

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Thank Sangram S
Belper, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We spent a lot of time here on a recent family holiday. Exceptionally good value for money, had some lovely meals here. The staff were lovely and worked so hard as the place is so busy!!! We were a bit disappointed with a couple of our meals on one occasion and we were offered replacements and not charged. The staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada da ponte da piedade, Lagos, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos

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