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Restaurante Ruccula


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Central European
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Central European
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Emailed Ruculla on two occasions to make a reservation but never received a reply! Had to phone to book. Lamb shank and sea bass dishes both beautiful. Good restaurant but I found better in Alvor.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Veecri
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with great views. We were quite a large party, phoned direct and was easy to arrange booking directly. The food was amazing!! Between us we had a selection of starters, then went on to have various steak dishes and a chicken dish....More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When in Alvor this is a must restaurant to visit not the cheapest but well worth the buck for the service and food.We dined here twice last week as we always try to eat here twice in our week in Alvor.As always the welcome to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SeanH483
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here for a birthday dinner and were not disappointed. We had read the reviews prior to coming and so booked a few months in advance- I dont think we would have got the table if not (for 3 people). It was a very...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Helen142
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is the most popular in Alvor and you have to book well in advance. The meals are superb. BUT this is also the most expensive restaurant in Alvor. If you’re on hols and celebrating a special occasion it’s worth it maybe. But there...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank travelqueenWales
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely people, great atmosphere and really good food. Definitely worth a visit. Need to book in advance.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank A1976LHjamesd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we are in Alvor we have to visit at least once We were here again on 24 April for our anniversary and as always were welcomed and food was amazing. This is a must if you visit Alvor.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank deedeesl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was lucky to get a "walk-in" as it's normally booked out weeks in advance. Food amazing, staff excellent, and surprisingly reasonable for the quality of the food. Check it out.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JerryD1515
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A gem of a restaurant. My first visit to Restaurant Raccula was not a disappointment. I rang on the day looking for a reservation but to be told that they were booked out for the week. However they later rang me because of a cancellation....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank frankjcummins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks again for a great meal, you never disappoint. Nice to have the updates on the football see you again in July, Grace

Date of visit: May 2019
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July 25, 2018|
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Response from Fudgie1 | Reviewed this property |
2 options call weeks / months in advance or take chance go to Alvor on the day and ask them to call you if they have a cancellation
Lucas G
July 15, 2018|
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Response from Pauline L | Reviewed this property |
Gets booked up for months. Try ringing about 6pm. I got thru. Don't agree with other comments. From a person who has been in the trade and got a husband who's an excellent cook. I have to go a long way to have a great meal... More
John L
February 7, 2018|
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