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New Fat Frog

Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 392 243
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, European, British, Portuguese, Scandinavian, Central European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you knew the Old Frog, this is rather disappointing. There is a fixed menue for lunch with a good price, but not the same quallity for value.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We first visited the New Fat Frog in September last year and as we enjoyed our meal decided to go back again this year. The restaurant is located by the railway station at Almincal, with car parking immediately behind the restaurant. On the night we...More

Thank BigBsdBoss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great to be back in the new fat frog last night listening to the smooth music of a ‘Bossa Nova’ singer playing guitar whilst enjoying a glass of G&T with my meal. Keep it going Riccardo and keep the cool music flowing.

Thank noelbrennan2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stopped by to check out the restaurant and had a very pleasant lunch - the mushroom starter was juicy and the fish and chips were excellent ! We will be back!!

Thank mairi562018
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Having read reviews we decided to book a table for our last night this visit after our friends had left. Could not get an answer initially, however were rung back as a missed call was registered. Table for early evening booked. We were treated in...More

Thank stuartccam
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

First time here and it won't be the last.Food was great staff were great.And very reasonable prices.My wife had the lamb shank and said it was the best one she had ever had.

Thank NeilandAmanda13
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

We went over for international woman's day and we had the fixed price meal for 19.95 and it was great value for money for a 3 course meal They also do a great blue cocktail drink ... very nice

1  Thank Gerard m
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly spoiled on our 3 visits this week. Nothing was too much trouble and lovely Sylvia even taxied us to and from our villa! Delicious food by top class Chef Joe previously of Langhams. The gin and tonic was the best I have ever tasted...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

A little gem of a place and Riccardo is a real charmer! We were made very welcome and greatly enjoyed our meals, so much so we went again a few days later taking another friend with us. It was her first time but certainly won't...More

Thank plumble
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Came to Almancil a few years ago and never went in. Came for our 2nd visit and on our last night decided to go in. Wish we had gone in there before. The food was lovely. Can’t fault anything. Yes it’s very relaxed service but...More

2  Thank Tanzi L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 392 243
  • E-mail
New Fat Frog is an international restaurant and bar featuring mainly Portuguese, British and Scandinavian inspired dishes. Located just by the rail crossing in Almancil, New Fat Frog opened in the summer of 2016. The restaurant is lead by experienced food and beverage manager Ricardo Calado, whom many will recognise from Monty's and Dunas Douradas Beach Club
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