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Aquarelle Restaurant

Estrada das Escanchinas, Loule 8135-033, Portugal
+351 289 397 973
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada das Escanchinas, Loule 8135-033, Portugal
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"All in all an excellent experience."
James N
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"The outside dining area is stunning with a wonderful fountain "
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"The food was outstanding and very fresh, the service was excellent"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Regrettably, the weather was against us and we could not eat outside. However, than did not diminish from what was an excellent lunch. Fresh bread served with tapenade, tuna mayonnaise and garlic mayonnaise as the couvert. Two of us chose the terrine to start with...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The resturant had a delightful ambiance. The staff were welcoming and knowledgeable about the menu . The food was delicious ! Will definitely be returning on our visit to the Algarve next year

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with husband & daughter whilst on holiday . Shown table ordered wine starters goat tart , mossella , salad then rib eye steak & duck . All excellent. Service amazing . Daughter didn’t like smoking near by do they offered us an area which...More

Thank Hac007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch here is always a treat. Lovely staff and a great fixed price lunch menu or a là carte options. Fish is especially good

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the restaurant for the first time last night, for dinner. Upon arrival we were greeted very nicely by two charming ladies. We dined outside in the garden area, which was very pleasant. We had the cover, which was fairly standard as far as...More

Thank daylepel
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

With a wealth of restaurants to choose from in this part of the Algarve, we hadn’t returned for a number of years, but last night we did and what a wonderful meal we had! Service was very attentive without being intrusive and the staff were...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

If you have been to Petersham nurseries in the UK you will love this. We sat outside and there are flowers everywhere, the table layout is perfect, there is a very romantic feel it was lovely. We went around 8.30 and around 9 they had...More

Thank barude2x
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch one day and we had the set menu which is 2 courses for 14.50! Delicious well cooked and presented food. Had the buffalo mozzarella tomato salad to start which was very fresh! Main course was the duck with passion fruit sauce......More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Excellent lunch. Two courses set menu. Good choices of 3 starters and 4 main courses. 14.50 euros. Very good service and great food. Gazpacho starter I had was delicious followed by very tender and delicious lamb chops. We all had deserts which again were excellent.

Thank Naznin K
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited this fantastic restaurant for the second year running. Garden setting in the shade is perfect for a lazy lunch. Great quality food, good choice and excellent value for money. A little off the beaten track but definitely worth a visit, you won’t regret...More

Thank Christine1512
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $58
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada das Escanchinas, Loule 8135-033, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 397 973
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Aquarelle, situated in the heart of Algarve’s “Golden Triangle” this quaint and emblematic restaurant made its mark almost 30 years ago. Here we pride ourselves on customer satisfaction! We welcome you to experience a delightful sunny meal under our ambient pergola and fountain, coupled with our fantastic selection of seasonal produce with an authentic Mediterranean twist. We invite you to have an experience of bliss in the Algarve, here, at Aquarelle…
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