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New Fat Frog

Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Loule 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 392 243
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“t bone steak” (6 reviews)
“meat kebab” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
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Italian, European, British, Portuguese, Scandinavian, Mediterranean, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Loule 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at The New Fat Frog in Cal Formoso last night. The ambience of the restaurant is welcoming and stylish. The staff are lovely very welcoming and attentive without being intrusive and happy birthday Gifty you were a delightful waitress. The...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant keeps getting better. Been there 4 times now, and it never disappoints! The owner Ricardo gives you the personal attention and all staff are genuinely interested in making sure your evening is memorable. I'd highly recommend New Fat Frog for the best food...More

Thank KarlWalsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got off the train at Amancil and just popped in for a quick drink and to order a taxi back to Vilamoura ...we were greeted with a warm welcome from Ricardo and shown to the lovely decked area at the rear ...all laid out...More

Thank Karen010111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Starter and main course were both very good , wine list is local and well sourced . The only letdown would be the desert list as most seem to be brought in , but I wouldn’t let this put you off going as for value...More

Thank SW32AG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My whole family have been here a couple of times now and each time everything was excellent nothing was too much trouble for the owner or his staff will defo go again and highly recommend it for food or just drinks

Thank Discover582433
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food definitely a 5*. on holiday with a party of 10, hubby and myself with kids and grandkids older ones looking after younger ones so we came out as a couple, ordered tapas and we have got to Say it was the best...More

Thank 10bez
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Visited the New Fat Frog for lunch and was blown away first of all by the friendliest of welcomes by the owner Ricardo and by his wonderful staff and secondly by the amazing food, nothing was too much trouble and the food was amazing and...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We selected this restaurant solely based on the high trip advisor rating. To say the food was terrible would be an understatement. Had steak which was fatty and way undercooked. The table beside us had similar issues. Best part of the evening was hearing the...More

Thank Willie A
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, best food of our whole holiday. Fresh, delicious, friendly staff and very reasonably priced

Thank Karla G
Reviewed June 16, 2018

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.

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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
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
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, Loule 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  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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