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Restaurante Calhou

Rua Doutor Antonio Guerreiro Tello | Loja B, Lote 10, Lagos 8600-732, Portugal
+351 282 769 237
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (29 reviews)
“clams” (24 reviews)
“fish cataplana” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Doutor Antonio Guerreiro Tello | Loja B, Lote 10, Lagos 8600-732, Portugal
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

We read lots of restaurant reviews and found this place with great recommendations and we were not disappointed! We had a great evening and it even got better when we were asked to share a table with a couple from the UK. Upon recommendation, we...More

Thank pulmqueen
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Visited as a family group of five on a Saturday which is Fado night. A very good singer and two guitarists performed with several breaks to allow enjoyment of the food. Fado is probably music to slit your wrist by but very atmospheric and very...More

Thank buryplayer
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is so charming! And the food is so delicious! The grilled sea bass was so flavorful and fresh—the best sea bass I’ve ever had! I also had the grilled squid and it was perfectly cooked and season. And they give you after dinner...More

Thank ros3sca
Reviewed October 20, 2017

This restaurant is out of the main tourist area but worth searching out. From the outside it doesn't look very appealing but the decor is lovely once inside. Only about 12 tables so best to book. We had three covers, a Portuguese Steak, a sea...More

Thank babymac
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Great food, great wine, excellent staff. A very small place may have to wait but worth the wait for sure. The dessert, all made on premises, was excellent end to wonderful evening/

Thank kflan57
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We dined here on September 17, 2017. I booked this restaurant by telephone from the US, about two weeks in advance, based on the reviews and photos on TripAdvisor. We arrived on time, and our table was waiting for us. We were a group of...More

3  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

We took a table for four,and we had a great experience @ Calhou. We had an entree each a main course and a desert. For mains we had peeper steak,steak calhou style and lamb chops,all we’re delicious!!

1  Thank Vlad L
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Our first time to this restaurant, although the building has housed a number of restaurant iterations over the last few years, this is certainly the best. Our Portuguese friend brought us here and we all shared the fish and prawn cataplana. It was delicious and...More

1  Thank Sharon S
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Having visited Calhou last year my partner and I couldn't wait to return and it certainly didn't disappoint. The food was delicious and the service as warm and welcoming as ever. Whilst a number of the restaurants in Lagos seemed to have run out of...More

Thank Sh1293
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Been to Lagos several times and tried loads of restaurants. This is the best. Great friendly owner, food scrumptious, portions massive. Make sure you book.

Thank Dougle_Glos
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Shelley L
December 5, 2017|
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Response from silvino m | Property representative |
Hello Your Restaurante closed next saturday 16th Dez.and we reopen on The 1 February Mary Christmas and happy new year. Restaurante Calhou Silvino
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October 2, 2017|
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Response from silvino m | Property representative |
Hello, Calhou Rest it s closed on january and reopen on The first of february. Thank you
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April 26, 2017|
Response from Calhou | Property representative |
We Just acept American express and portuguese cards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $21
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Antonio Guerreiro Tello | Loja B, Lote 10, Lagos 8600-732, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 769 237
  • E-mail
Tradional portguese food, seafood, grilled meat and fish, cataplanas...In Calhou restaurant you can enjoy a tasty and delicious meal! Bring your family and friends. We're waiting for you!
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