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A Carpa

Centro Comercial Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-419, Portugal
+351 289 322 689
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“mixed kebab” (31 reviews)
“steak” (41 reviews)
“hake” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Centro Comercial Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-419, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just returned from 6 nights away and ate here twice as just a short walk from Parque mourabel. What a fabulous restaurant, amazing food very very reasonably priced, menu from fresh fish to kebabs to curry and steaks, served with fresh veg, rice or home...More

Thank Joy J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Little gem near our apartment . Breath of fresh air compared to the flashier counterparts . Very reasonable and delicious food . Kebabs , Chicken and my favourite Sardines were superb as was the Swordfish . Relaxed atmosphere . Worth a trip if you're in...More

Thank Arthur t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous service from this family run restaurant. Food was impeccable and alcohol was decently priced with a very good house white. Highly recommend chicken kebab. Extra portions of chips & rice without charge. Little tipple of port, brandy or irish cream (baileys) provided on the...More

1  Thank loz_roz88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Don’t be put off by the surroundings. The restaurant is situated alongside what appears to be a half empty semi-disused hotel. It made no difference at all. The staff couldn’t have been nicer and the restaurant itself is clean and well presented. The...More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here twice and can definitely recommend it, the food was beautiful, garlic mushrooms are gorgeous and the Portuguese steak is a must have, the staff are fabulous, funny and friendly, will definitely return next time!

1  Thank Irelizzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The fish here was good (grilled sword fish) but the sides were nothing special, the vegetables were just boiled and chips weren’t great. Staff was friendly :)

Thank mn92
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were on holiday for a week and came here nearly every night. Staff were really funny and friendly. Food was always brilliant and service was fast, and they were always very attentive. Also the glass of port/brandy that we reseved with the bill added...More

1  Thank louise652018
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We ate here with friends last night as a table of 8, friendly service, lovely food we will definitely be back!

1  Thank SSKA
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

A Carpa is a regular place we visit whilst on holiday and always serves up good quality food that is excellent value for money. Anyone who is stuck in the cycle of eating on the marina at expensive overpriced restaurants should should give A Carpa...More

Thank mikejohnrooney
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited on last night shame we didn't find it earlier. 5 of us I had sea bass it was so fresh. 2 of us had mixed kebabs they were massive so be warned! 2 had salmon again very big portions. Lovely friendly service and a...More

1  Thank James M
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Arthur t
July 17, 2018|
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Response from Rosepink22 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure. The owners are very friendly and helpful, so it's probably best to call in when you are there.
Alison D
August 23, 2017|
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Response from Wayne10w | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so but did not look that hard not being a vegetarian, if you eat fish then it's a yes.
March 29, 2016|
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Response from blueally | Reviewed this property |
I do know this is not a question.....I was merely trying to help notify the owners of the mistake, never-mind i'll inform them in person this July....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-419, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 322 689
A real gem. Father and son run and it is where all the British ex-Pats eat as excellent value for money.
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