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Restaurante O Livramento

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Avenida 5 de Outubro 160, Olhao 8700, Portugal
+351 289 706 763
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well honestly this dish was really delicious, and they were not shy with the shellfish! If you are gonna eat the traditional dish "Cataplana" this is the place !

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Thank William E
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place!! The food is amazing - fresh, local and terrific value. I'd thoroughly recommend the breaded octopus, I have NEVER had such incredible octopus. Literally melt in your mouth, soft which can be so hard to do with octopus. The fried calamari was also delicious. And to make your experience even better, the staff are SO LOVELY! Our... More 

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Thank E K
Drogheda, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here with 4 other friends in November and had a lovely meal served by the so friendly waitress Sonia. Decided to go back in December just the 2 of us and food and service was excellent again. Do not pass this place.Lovely atmosphere attentive staff and fabulous food.

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Larbert, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Had lunch on the second last day and found it to be a great experience. Sonia the waitress is a character and has more energy than almost anyone I've ever seen. Full of locals, always a good sign. Be prepared to wait at times but the atmosphere is very friendly and alive. All local wines and quite inexpensive, bottles or... More 

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Thank RoyLind
Bolton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

I had tasty baby squid & boiled potatoes. Prior to the main, I was offered an appetizer of sardines; which from October are frozen, not fresh. I knew this fact & shouldn't have accepted them, but I was ravenous. Later, I was sick beyond belief; in conjunction with terrible diarrhea. I wouldn't go back obviously, if people do...avoid the sardines!

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Thank moc2008
Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Having been to this restaurant for the past three years I can honestly recommend it for the food choice and value they have very many choices and my favourite was Cataplana a traditional Portuguese fish dish you should would need to be very hungry as the portion sizes are large the atmosphere is great and traditional fishing pictures, nets and... More 

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Thank amreynolds55
Lancashire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Returned to this restaurant in Olhao after our last visit in Aug last year 2015, lovely meal washed down with a carafe on inexpensive but very drinkable house wine! will be back next year!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful decor and outstanding service with very good English! We shared a seafood Cataplana which was outstanding!! Unfortunately our friends didn't like their pork. So welcoming and friendly though!!

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Thank Anna G
Faro, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

This is a great restaurant with lovely service by Sonia (sorry if I got her name wrong). She is bubbly and happy all the time. The food is wonderful too with great starters.

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Thank Carmo H
Croydon, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

This is obviouly a very popular restuarant however the night that we went there was only two prople serving which meant a long wait for additional drinks and arrival of the bill. The plus side and it is a big one is that the food was excellent. I had a sea bream with potatoes and salad. It was top quality.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 5 de Outubro 160, Olhao 8700, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Olhao
  • Phone Number: +351 289 706 763

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