Really nice restaurant with a good menu. We got risotto and a pork cutlets. The atmosphere is cozy and the waiter can speak difference language with is a benefit. Would come back
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The owner and chef Marlen Schmid met us when we arrived. She gave us an impeccable and friendly service throughout the entire process from order to payment. We had the O'Alambique Couvert while we where waiting for the main course; and even got a surprise...More
Up front, the Alambique is definitely off the beaten track and either a taxi or car journey from the busy Algarve tourist coastline, but one you've got past that 'hurdle' you'll get to experience culinary excellence, freshly-prepared food using only sustainable, GM-free produce and bags...More
We manged two visits on this trip to the Algarve. The latter being the Monday night initimate live music evening with special menu. A couple of our party had special dietary requirements and Marlen, the owner, was only too happy to look after us. As...More
My husband and I received a recommendation from the proprietor of our B and B. She made a reservation and sent us off through the valley and beautiful fields to our delightful destination. Marlen, the owner, greeted us warmly and made suggestions. We were pleasantly...More
This is a lovely relaxed place to eat. It is all indoor with tasteful decor, subdued lighting and air conditioning. It is somewhere you feel comfortable dressed up or down and you aren't rushed so they can reseat more diners. There seem to be quite...More
As always, another fantastic meal. The food is consistently of a high standard, presented well. The wine recommendations for the evening worked really. Service is very good, never rushed and friendly. Menu is well priced. The restaurant is always clean (including the toilets) and well...More
We are never disappointed here. The meals are simply delicious and cooked with fresh homegrown vegetables and fruits wherever possible. Marlen and her team work incredibly hard to please....so make the effort to drive the short distance out of Silves for the best meal around!
Excellent second visit to this wonderful restaurant with my wife. From coconut prawns to black pork main dishes (one on a bed of mango chutney and another ordered as a special with lime sauce) the service and cooking is meticulous and all produces sourced extremely...More
Marlen the perfect host delivering an excellent 4 course meal and even more outstanding wines from the Alentejo. Thanks we will be back again and until then recommend your restaurant to anyone we know.