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Marco's Bar & Bistro

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Marginal de Alvor | Loja 16, Alvor, Portimao 8500-021, Portugal
+351 282 457 548
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went on recommendations on here and was very glad that we did. We had the mega breakfast and we were sorted for the rest of the day. Brilliant waitress, nothing was to much trouble. We will be back.

Thank leelegen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Called here on a Sunday evening at about 8 they were tidying up and closing as they had been very busy with Sunday lunches, called another night and they were closing, they seemed to finish quite early, as we don't usually go out to eat till around 9, went during the day on our last day, we ordered off the... More 

Thank ferretWrexham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here twice in our week here, a real gem...fish and chips the best I have tasted...don't be fooled in to thinking it is a typical English pub...Mark who prepares the food offers an array of choices from good old English food to amazing king prawns...nothing is too much trouble for Jacqui and Mark...they offer you a warm... More 

Thank smileygirl1892
Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing small little family restaurant hidden away.Almost too good to miss. A hidden gem is right. Great food and service was incredible. They specially ordered food for our meal following day which was not on menu and cooked to perfection. Thanks Marco's

Thank pcarrol1
Wrexham County, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always get a cheery welcome .Fantastic food at a reasonable price with good size portions .Marcos is very popular so a booking is advisable . All meals are great but you must try the Sunday roast . Will be back again this summer . Keep up the good work ..

Thank marinamorris350
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Marcos which is on the Dunas complex really is one of the best restaurants in Alvor for superb home made food and hospitality Marco and wife Jackie are a great team so friendly and welcoming nothing is too much trouble for them even when its their busiest times they always have time for everyone. Great for couples and families, its... More 

Thank naniani
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is a lovely bar to relax in and watch the world go by I did not eat here for no particular reason my two visits were to early for me to dine

Thank Davy996
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Had breakfast here many times over the last 3 years and got to say Marco s is the best breakfast in alvor by far in fact we're going back in September and we'll be enjoying more of Marcos fab cooking

Thank ian u
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic service and food from mark and jackie who are the perfect husband and wife team..nothing is to much trouble for either of them or their staff. 3rd time for myself and hubby to visit there but 1st for my parents and outstanding welcome for us all dad was well looked after due to stomache problems which helped him... More 

Thank Michelle P
Seaham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Good grub looked this place up before we went enjoyed the food and good prices ,down side if it is busy (15/25 people)you will have to wait or come back but still worth a visit.

Thank Steven B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $37
Bar, European, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marginal de Alvor | Loja 16, Alvor, Portimao 8500-021, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 457 548
A bar / bistro located at the Dunas do Alvor. Serving breakfast, snacks and full evening meals. Soft drinks, beer and wines.

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