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Os Amigos Burgau

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Main St., Burgau, Portugal
+351 914 090 830
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County Donegal, Ireland
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We passed this restaurant on our way to the beach, and saw that they had Rack of Lamb on the menu for that night. I went in and booked a table, because this is one of my favourite meals. When i ordered the Rack of Lamb, I wondered why I wasn't asked how I liked it cooked, so I asked... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

delicious that we went back again in the space of a week... always a dangerous tactic for sure! Small, intimate front room directly off the street. Tiled walls lend a certain authenticity and family feel to this restaurant. But if it's local and fresh fish cooked simply or a selection of well prepared meat, such as rack of lamb or... More 

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Thank tourtalk83
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Good food reasonably priced and nice staff . Restaurant is quite small so booking is advisable. Try the Portuguese steak followed by the cream pie delicious.

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Thank Jan G
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We have been here many times, and each time the quality ha been excellent. We arrived late, and all the restaurants had closed, Os Amigos was also closing, but reopened to feed two weary travelers. Excellent service.

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Thank Ruth W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2016

I'm not sure what upset Connor T but we had nothing but good food and good service on four recent visits to this little gem. The place was always busy and the customers seemed to be consistently satisfied I know that we were as were our family / friends who joined us. It does seem a bit extreme to suggest... More 

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Thank ask_a_local
Devizes, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Having arrived late in town we were pleased that we were fitted in as soon as a vacancy occurred at this small fully booked restaurant

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Thank clive m
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best cataplana we have eaten in the Algarve. I had the monkfish,clams and prawns and my husband had the chicken,clams and prawns,both served with rice. We have eaten here many times over the past few years and the food is always excellent. Necessary to book as this is a small restaurant.

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Thank Pamela C
Warrington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2016

This restaurant is one of the best in Burgau. We took our son and daughter-in-law and they both enjoyed it so much we ate here again on our last night. The food was superb! The Portuguese Steak is simply gorgeous and my fish (sole) was the best I have ever had! The service was great and they remembered us having... More 

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1 Thank gill592016
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Be careful not to miss this gem of a restaurant as you could easily miss it as you walk around Burgau. Be sure to book in advance as Os Amigos is very busy in the holiday season and can only seat about 24 people. Once you have your table sit back and enjoy a superb meal cooked by the lady... More 

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1 Thank NSLSouth
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We arrived to find an empty restaurant, which didn't fill up at any point during our meal. Very traditional Portuguese, but missing all of the qualities of great food.. Both me and my partner ordered the King prawns. Portions were fine, but that's where it all went downhill! When you order chips, they're almost like crisps. One of the meals... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St., Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 914 090 830

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