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Restaurant Florian

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R Van Zanten, Almancil 8135, Portugal
+351 289 396 674
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

We hadn't been to Florian's for a few months as we haven't been in Portugal since the spring. However the food, wine and service was as good as ever. We had the seafood ravioli from the specials and then the pork and the lamb, followed by apple tartlet. We sat in the wonderful garden. All in all a great evening.

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Thank Judy22391
Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting with superb food . Very friendly welcoming staff. We ordered goats cheese wrapped in filo pastry with toasted almonds , husband had king prawns .for main chateaubriand all absolutely delish . Would definitely recommend this restaurant . Great varied food and wine menu :)

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Thank dollypoppy
ca
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115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Everything perfect at this small family owned restaurant. Not only is the food perfect but the owner when he heard my next stop was Porto insisted on giving me a long list of his favorite places to go. He even called me the next day to follow up. Great food, great atmosphere, perfect in every way

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Thank golfbob
London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Back again at the end of this August - never ceases to amaze me how the top quality menu is consistently excellent. If you don't go there you will be missing one of the best, if not the best in the Algarve!

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Thank Mark W
London
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Exceptional food, superb service and elegant ambience - Karin and Piet have built a superlative restaurant in Almancil (Algarve) which brings together flavours and ingredients from across Portugal, and the Iberian peninsula and even Holland... my personal favourites included the crab and foie gras salad, risotto with grilled tiger prawns and the charcoal grilled Iberico pork

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Thank kandarp80
Shropshire
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We ate here as a family of 4 last summer. Whilst our 2 teenagers did enjoy it, the food was maybe a tad out of their comfort zone, so we thought we would go on our own when we were back in Almancil again. Good decision! Wonderful lobster ravioli to start , followed by Cote du Boeuf - both were... More 

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Thank Howard J
LEIGH-ON-SEA, ESSEX, ENGLAND
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Wonderful food, great service, perfect setting. This restaurant is lovely and would be suitable for grown ups only as well as the family meal we had. Many thanks for making our first night in Portugal a happy one!

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Thank BAILEYDAN
Teddington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016

I was fortunate enough to enjoy a magnificent meal with five friends in a lovely garden. The food was delicious and service excellent. A tremendous all round experience. Thank you all concerned.

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Thank JimRamsey
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Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here since I was young, my families favourite restaurant in Quinta. The food is exceptional and so is the service, so good in fact we went two nights in a row! You will never be disappointed. Phenomenal!

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Thank Jessica B
UK
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing restaurant! I don't know where the previous reviewer went to but it can't have been this place. The food was simply outstanding, the service attentive and friendly and a great wine recommendation from the Sommelier. The setting is so romantic, out on the terrace with the beautiful botanical plants. Yes there were mosquitos but we prepared ourselves... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R Van Zanten, Almancil 8135, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 396 674

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?