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The Fisherman's Shack

Olympus Hotel, Loja 18 | Avenida Da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-401, Portugal
+351 910 569 111
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“monkfish” (79 reviews)
“sea bass” (65 reviews)
“crab fritters” (11 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Olympus Hotel, Loja 18 | Avenida Da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-401, Portugal
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

probably the best restaurant in Vilamoura, we visited it on 3 occasions during our 10 day stay and each time we had excellent food, beautifully cooked with the friendliest service possible.Although the chicken and steaks were excellent value, the fish is in a class of...More

1  Thank B4834EVjohnb
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Was here in March 2018 and to say I was disappointed would be an understatement. Food was bland, chicken smothered in a non describable equally bland sauce and the service was poor, lady who served us was conspicuous by her absence and when she decided...More

Thank John T
leonelalgarve, Owner at The Fisherman's Shack, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hello dear readers I feel like this gentlemen was never in mi restaurant. If you go to fishermanshack you Will understand wath i am saing. Best restaurant experiences for you all. Leonel

Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a must visit restaurant. We loved it last year and visited twice this week. It is so friendly and the food is sensational. The sea bream was deboned and served at the table. The rack of lamb is also very special. Thankyou and...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

This fish restaurant holds well deserved Excellence certificate. And reasonably priced as well. Fish is fresh and perfectly cooked. I tried my daughter’s fish cakes. They were the best fish cakes I had. Only one minute from Vilamoura Marina. Special thanks to friendly staff and...More

Thank Unal E
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Visited here last year and decided it was a "must" this year and we were not disappointed. Warm welcome, excellent food, and as it was Valentine's Day there was a free glass of fizz and chocolates. The meal itself was very reasonably priced. Wouldn't hesitate...More

1  Thank Fiona B
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a memorable family dinner at the restaurant. The service we received was personalized, friendly and welcoming. The seafood was fresh, plentiful portions and delicious - they even provided us a loaf of bread to take back with us for a member of our family...More

1  Thank Ryan K
Reviewed January 30, 2018

A hidden gem of the main drag. The food and staff are fantastic. This is a must visit restaurant every time we go on golf tour to Portugal.

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic hidden gem! food was amazing and the service was brilliant... One of the reasons we are returning this year for sure...a weeks stay made a real treat by this place....clams and lobster were lovely x

1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We found this restaurant by chance and thoroughly enjoyed our food. The service was excellent. The staff were very friendly and courteous. We were very impressed and went back a second time in our four day holiday. If we had found it on our first...More

1  Thank annesinkent
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

As this restaurant had good reviews we decided to give it a try. On a midweek night in mid-November, it wasn't busy, so no trouble getting a table. In fact we were welcomed most enthusiastically and we're looked after very well. Starters were quite ordinary....More

1  Thank surreylady50
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Jotravelnut21
November 12, 2017|
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Response from leonelalgarve | Property representative |
Hello dear reader We Will be closed on the 24th December and OPEN on the 31st December. Best regards Leonel
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Jon T
September 13, 2017|
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Response from Iain27wbt | Reviewed this property |
Obviously depends how mobile you are but probably be about 10-15 minutes walk if you go along seafront. Despite Liam's comments, well worth it. Surprised at Liam's comments as I've been to the restaurant many times and never... More
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GlasgowMak
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Iain27wbt | Reviewed this property |
Try the monkfish, very nice indeed, as is the Turbot. Sea Bass is filleted at the table and good value, also, they usually have a fish of the day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$18 - $37
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olympus Hotel, Loja 18 | Avenida Da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-401, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 910 569 111
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