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A Charrette

Rua Doutor Samora Gil 30 34, Monchique 8550-461, Portugal
+351 282 912 142
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“monkfish” (8 reviews)
“beans” (6 reviews)
“stew” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Doutor Samora Gil 30 34, Monchique 8550-461, Portugal
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Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Table for 2 adults + our 4 year old daughter and we all loved it. Excellent food, home made deserts, friendly waiting staff. We don't speak Portuguese but the waiters had great English. And very reasonable price. Highly recommended. 👍😀

Thank Claire M
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

It was a nice visit and a bit more than an average restaurant in my view. 1) Strong points: the staff - after we ordered, before that we waited a long time to finally show up someone, but after that, everything was very good. 2)...More

Thank Luana M
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is in a very nice street in Manchique. The decoration is very nice. We ordered some starters to share and each of us a main dish. The quality of the food was good and the service efficient and polite. I would get back.

1  Thank Awen199689
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is as far as I have seen the most beautifully decorated restaurant in the Algarve. Lovely service interesting traditional food served well and a great wine list.freshly cut local flowers and great lighting

Thank Tara C
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

If you're going to or passing by Monchique and enjoy eating great Portuguese food in a traditionally decorated room this is for you. The only down side of Charrete is the fact this is a city restaurant with no view over the wonderful landscape around....More

Thank saraconstanca
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Was recommended thus as being a good place for local fare. Indeed a sign of its quality is that about half the tables seemed to be local rather than tourists Very friendly helpful staff, great food and my wife had some of the best monkfish/prawn...More

Thank nicklatham
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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Deliciously authentic regional Portuguese delight! I cannot begin to describe how good this meal was. It's been less than 12 hours since I had dinner and my taste buds are still watering with the succulent flavours of my pork and potato stew. My wife's traditional...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2016

We found this great place almost by accident as we were wandering round looking for a place to eat. The food was excellent and the portions huge! Despite the language barrier we made ourselves understood and were well received and looked after. The meat was...More

Thank hhm501
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

All the great recommendations about this restaurant are absolutely correct. A very pleasant drive up to Monchique. Beautifully decorated restaurant. A wow mix of senses: home at grandma's and in a museum. The menu is full of delicious local delicacies. Very generous portions. The staff...More

Thank pauloapalmeida
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Small restaurant at top of hill in Monchique, worth finding. Lovely home cooked food. Would go back if in the area.

Thank shropshireLorraine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Samora Gil 30 34, Monchique 8550-461, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Monchique
  • Phone Number: +351 282 912 142
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