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Rua Comandante Matoso, Sagres 8650-357, Portugal
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Restaurante Carlos was an unexpected treat to discover in the windswept coastal town of Vila de Sagres. I am sure the town has its own charms, but, like most tourists, we found ourselves there after visiting the Fort (well worth the trip in itself). We hunted around for somewhere to eat. The town, beaten by the coastal winds, didn't quite... More 

Thank JourneyFox
Andalucia, Spain
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119 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice unpretentious place with a nice terrace. Everything looks new, but not especially cosy. Good traditional food, served in abundant portions. Food is the strong point here. Average service. The prices are good, moderate or just a bit under that.

Thank southerntraveller49
Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

on a day trip and ended up here completely at random. The two of us ordered sardines and we ended up with a plate of about 20. Lovely meal with good friendly service. Recommended.

Thank warwickmadeleine
Elizabeth, New Jersey
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142 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It seems that most of this towns restaurants are setup for the foreign clientele and not The Portuguese. We ate here due to our restaurant being close for vacation. I felt like We were at a diner in the states. If you want to dine Portuguese go to ,Villa Velha Down the street when open.

1 Thank Penhadafranca
Dingwall, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Carlos the perfect restaurant for our party of six. First visit the garlic king prawns stole the show with four of us having this on our return. All the other fish dishes were cooked for perfection and the pork with clams was delightful. The staff were good fun and although the restaurant was extremely busy we were well... More 

Thank fairweatherlady
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was weird: we ordered the steak and the octopus with beans. The portion of the latter was gigantic, but quite plain. The steak was covered in fried egg and drained in odd-tasting gravy. The restaurant was very touristy and there were too many tables, the atmosphere wasn't very cosy. The form of the chairs is nice. Wouldn't recommend.

Thank Appnn
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a cool September evening. The temperature was about 20 degrees outside but probably about 45 inside! The food is reasonable but a bit expensive for Portuguese standard. Some drunk German speaking tourists inside the restaurant making lots of noise but the staff, not only did not try to quiet them down, but actually drink with them making them... More 

Thank jimmyd747
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the fish soup and the mixed fish dish..both were really delicious.. Will definitely go back there.

1 Thank Rima B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come to Sagres every year and Carlos is on our must visit each time. It's the type of restaurant you come to when you have a couple of hours to spare, as the service is "relaxed" but the food is worth the wait. Our particular favourite is the seafood or monkfish rice. It's recently been renovated and has a... More 

Thank KathysCupcakery
Lisbon, Portugal
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here several times and it never disappoints. Great fish, friendly service. I personally love the feijoada de choco (squid stew) with extra hot sauce. Hits the spot every time.

Thank Filipe C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Comandante Matoso, Sagres 8650-357, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sagres
  • Phone Number: 351282624228

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?