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Restaurante Ababuja

Rua da Ribeira 11, Alvor, Portimao 8500, Portugal
+351 282 458 979
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh fish” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
“clams” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Ribeira 11, Alvor, Portimao 8500, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved the Stone Bass when we were here 4 years ago. We had great service - with every dish well served in good quantity. The service was good too. Hence we went in again to relive the experience of stone Bass. They did have...More

Thank Dude S
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very busy popular restaurant. As a veggie the only thing I could see on the menu was a veggie curry and unfortunately it was quite small and the only protein in it was coconut milk. it was tasty though. Their speciality is fish. My...More

Thank Shazbak93
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start by saying we eat out a lot, both home and abroad and regularly visit decent restaurants so I know what I'm talking about when it comes to food. Whilst walking around and looking at the different menus on offer in Alvor trying...More

2  Thank -_-_AndyRichards_-_-
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant with great view to the sea and wonderful fresh fish. The service is also great. Definitely a place to come to over and over.

Thank José M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a "all in" package price for food and drinks at a very reasonable rate. Food was great and service very friendly. After some time even drinks not part of the package (i.e. Schnapps) was included. Nice location as well.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very good and the service prompt, but the price was truly over the top. We won't be going there again.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a tourist trap with extremly high prices. We ordered a sea food platter and added for a crab. The crab was more or less empty, and when we told the waiter, he said that unfortunally one could not know this because "crabs might...More

Thank Eva-Pia W
Soares2014, Gestor at Restaurante Ababuja, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your rewiew. Unfortunetelly, when we work with wild crab we can't see how much "flesh" is inside. I think a seafood lover can understand this. Your crab was not full but it was also not empty. As a explained above we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked for a party of 16 on Friday night and were aware from reading reviews that the service would be slow. We were greeted and seated, and served drinks, the menu was explained to us and questions patiently answered. The restaurant filled to capacity...More

1  Thank Row J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited here a few times. Specialises in fresh fish dishes. So hot when we visited that we asked to be close to the fans. We got a lovely table both times with the fans even spraying water droplets. Service is excellent and even though it...More

Thank GerryR18
Reviewed June 16, 2017

If you are only in Alvor one night, this is the restaurant you need to eat at, make sure you book. The food, staff & atmosphere were fabulous, especially Christian who explains the choices of fish of the day. Great value.

Thank Sheila H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Ribeira 11, Alvor, Portimao 8500, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 458 979
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