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Rua Quinta do Lago | 8135-160, Almancil 8135-162, Portugal
+351 289 394 579
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sardines” (26 reviews)
“prawns” (33 reviews)
“steak” (39 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Quinta do Lago | 8135-160, Almancil 8135-162, Portugal
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Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal but service very patchy for such an expensive restaurant. Served my own wine and water twice while waiters chatted at other tables or walked past us. Waited 10 minutes for desert menus and then never asked us what we wanted. Drank our wine...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Excellent food and great attention by the staff. Very busy booking essential. Very cosy with a log fire which was ideal for a December evening

Thank LORAC10
Reviewed November 8, 2016

We hadn't been for eight years despite passing it loads of times when the car park was always full. It is still really good actually better than that. Ambience was great and the service excellent and food terrific.

1  Thank Marmitedog
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Went there a few times with friends and really enjoyed it. Good steak and over all a good experience. Do recommend.

1  Thank sugcesso
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

As a dining experience it was enjoyable, there are definitely better places to eat for foodies out there but as a night out you can't really go wrong, not had a bad experience yet. Nice food, friendly staff efficient service.

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Ate there three times, different meal each time. All were excellent as was the service. A little expensive but worth it.

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed October 28, 2016

A family get together in Farò resulted in dinner at this fabulous restaurant. The ambience was wonderful, conducive to a great meal. The staff was very attentive, pleasant and created a festive atmosphere, befitting our mood. A pleasant extra was the free port given at...More

1  Thank italiansue
Reviewed October 27, 2016

This restaurant is and always will be one of my favorite restaurants. I have been several times and wish to go back again. The food is excellent- outstanding. The staff are friendly, helpful, and engage with the kids, and you will notice the lovely atmosphere...More

1  Thank Charlie O
Reviewed October 24, 2016

The food was good, though the fish was a little overcooked for our taste. The Monk Fish with rice was a very large portion for one and the fish and rice were definitely over cooked; the Turbot was also overcooked though not as much as...More

Thank Dragonedin10
Reviewed October 24, 2016

I have visited Alambique on several occasions and will certainly go back.They have a nicely varied menu including a good range of fish/seafood and meat/poultry dishes.It seems that every dish is equally well prepared. The service is efficient and friendly and the overall experience is...More

1  Thank kieranp3
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Alastair P
December 28, 2017|
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Response from Malcolm H | Reviewed this property |
We have not been on NYE but as other guests have indicated, smart casual would not be out of place.
September 4, 2017|
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Response from CycleGuy49 | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you contact the restaurant rather than everyone else?
July 22, 2017|
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Response from Lyndsay W | Reviewed this property |
Yes that would be fine - lots of children there the evening we were there - it was lovely
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Quinta do Lago | 8135-160, Almancil 8135-162, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 394 579
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