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A Rampa


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Portuguese, European
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews piri piri chicken salad almond tart bread wings cod hand cut chips frango ham simple restaurant last review typical algarve authentic portuguese cooking visiting this restaurant an absolute gem lovely view
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

We had dinner on a rainy Sunday evening. Not busy in the restaurant, primarily locals. We had the chicken piri piri and the beef ribs. Both excellent and good portions. Typical portuguese restaurant with the football on the tv. With dessert and a half botte...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rene2215
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We come to la rampa every time we visit Portugal! You cannot get better Piri piri any where else! It’s fantastic! The views and the food are well worth the journey!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Taylor-Jade H
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Stopped at A Rampa on our way up to Foia in the Monchique Mountains and had probably the best Chicken Piri-Piri we've ever tasted! The staff were very friendly with great repartee, and the food was plentiful and delicious. We'll definitely be back and recommend...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Colin H
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

This tavern is located on the half way between Monchique and the top of Foia mountain. The tavern is a typical country style restaurant with typical Algarve dishes. The dishes have good size and very good quality. All taste very good, my recommendation is chicken...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank joern76870
Reviewed September 18, 2018

... this was good the other year. But we made only an average experience there recently. The place is packed with tables and chairs and... sorry to say that ... with ants, bugs,... a little cleaning would help, because the frango a piri piri ist...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank K65
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Saw a plane pass by some miles away but it wasn't as high as us!! Wow this place has a view. Booked for 8pm and table ready. Took the tuna salad to start, spot on, then piri piri chicken, vgoood. And my wife had the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stevemI1339GD
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Quaint roadside restaurant, friendly staff and the best Chicken piri-piri I have ever tasted. Well worth the journey.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kay J
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We ate here for the first time with friends who know this restaurant well. The Monchique chicken is the best and the homemade piri piri sauce is excellent We had plenty to eat that owner/waiter kept us amused with his service and sense of humour!...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SharonS280
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on a hot Saturday afternoon after visiting Mount Foia. First impressions were that the restaurant is very simple and unfussy with menus offering home cooked food including the Piri Piri Chicken mentioned by other contributors and a choice of more authentic...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank gillypalmer
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Great Piri Piri dish Well informed via TripAdvisor review :-)) No spectacular restaurant But value for your money

Date of visit: August 2018
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