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Casa Primo Dos Caracois

Estrada de Quatrim 8700, Olhao 8700-217, Portugal
+351 289 702 662
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Nov 2, 2018
“Freshest oysters in the world !”
Sep 1, 2018
“Ok'ish”
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Estrada de Quatrim 8700, Olhao 8700-217, Portugal
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

Literally, the freshest oysters in the world ! You have to pour the seawater out of them before dressing them up.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Humberto S
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Over priced for the location and food. It's well done but for a restaurant/joint the prices should lower a bit

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ricardo F
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Food in the restaurant is good but what I have eaten usually you can’t really go too wrong. What made me give this rating is the fact that the waiters are rude and don’t really care for the customers so much. If it hadn’t been...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kamikase
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Were here a few years ago it was good then ,how things have changed. overpriced and vastly over rated. Fish was sadly over cooked chips were bad oven ready and cold. Calamari was straight from the freezer. The wine was good but the kitchen had...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank william p
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I joined some of her friends at this restaurant for our last meal in Portugal before heading back to the UK. My girlfriend is Portuguese as are her friends and I am English. This was clear to the waiter/owner as we entered...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank BDSturge
Reviewed April 22, 2018

/ took our Hosts for lunch and let them pick the place...they eat here regularly and we were more than happy with the experience...get there early or you will not get in...the place is packed.The restaurant is not fancy, but the food they serve is...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Shadylady3
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Very basic place, plastic chairs, next to a main road but .... amazing food. Seafood rice and great snail starters. Nice staff. Super fresh. And very moderate prices. What else can one ask for? Even if they would upgrade the facility it could loose it's...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 794paulop
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

A very nice by the road place with great seafood rice and little fried fish. Completely full before 8pm. Visited mostly by locals and local tourists. It's worth a try!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank L4802OWchristianb
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

The place is full of locals where their enjoying their foods. If you are not looking for a fancy restaurant this is your place to be. Great food ,large portions,value for money prices and cold beer!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 386dimitrisg
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Late afternoon Caracóis is a traditionally aperitif for most Algarvians, escorted by a couple or more Imperiais (draft beer) is perfect starter for a more elaborated dinner. For further information please see pictures.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank gualdinol
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April 11, 2017|
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Una cena decente en El Algarve (15€ pax),los alimentos en general son baratos ( excepto esquisiteces)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Quatrim 8700, Olhao 8700-217, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Olhao
  • Phone Number: +351 289 702 662
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