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Restaurante Fontenario

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Estrada Nacional | 125 Espiche-Luz, Luz 8600-109, Portugal
282 789 953
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food and new owner very friendly and chatty The restaurant has a good outside seating area if it is warm enough and the food is better than most of the local competition

Thank Riccch
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

We had read the reviews for this restaurant so we decided to try it and we were not dissapointed. From the greeting at the door to the very charming way the lady of the house handled my embarissment at not having enough cash to meet the bill as they don't accept cards any more . Incidently this appears to be... More 

Thank Jvcooke
Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

We had a really lovely meal, everything was perfect friendly staff, fab food and the view over the ocean was stunning. Would certainly recommend.

Thank Diane1949_13
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

one of my favorite places around to eat. had a very enjoyable evening, great food and service. excellent value. thank you.

Thank Ben V
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Thanks to trip advisor decided to give this place a go. It is outside Luz, so does involve a 5 minute drive, but it is worth it. Set in what looks like it was once a barn, the restaurant is very nicely decorated, it has real table cloths and napkins. A decent selection on the menu, not massive but enough.... More 

Thank lee a
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

...and oh how it came through.. made to feel welcome as soon as we walked in even though we had never been before (contrary to some reviews!)...the lovely Debbie and her family couldn't have been more attentive...food (sea bream, duck, steak and pasta) all excellent in taste and presentation made for a fantastic evening for us...we will certainly be back... More 

1 Thank Colin F
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

This was our favourite restaurant out of seven that we tried during our trip to Luz. Debbie made us feel extremely welcome. We decided to burn a few calories and walked the mile from our hotel in Luz to Espiche. So pleased we did. The restaurant is much larger than those in Luz probably as the cost of properties is... More 

2 Thank Brian M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Ate here twice it was that good. Lovely food great atmosphere would recommend to anyone. Good prices and wide range of drinks

Thank Karen J
Espiche, Portugal
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

one of my favs. every thing bout the fontenario is good. only problem now they do not take cards for payment ,but every thig else really great

Thank 987SUNSHINE125
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Went to restaurant second day of holiday I had the seabass my wife had peri peri chicken although my wife was a bit disappointed with hers my seabass was lovely the best I've had would recommend

Thank deannors

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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
Portuguese, Mediterranean, European
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Nacional | 125 Espiche-Luz, Luz 8600-109, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: 282 789 953

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