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O Branquinho

Rua de Faro No 75, Estoi 8005-463, Portugal
+351 289 043 074
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“clams” (5 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Rua de Faro No 75, Estoi 8005-463, Portugal
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived ahead of the’cook’!.....sadly not a good experience ...when the waiter said the ‘grilled’ fish would take longer than the ‘boiled’ and the cod was all bones and the tuna was smothered in onions....why use boiled potatoes, boiled broccoli, boiled carrots when just...More

Thank James H
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Tasty Portuguese food, good atmosphere. Heartily recommend this restaurant to anyone visiting Estoi. If you are staying at the Palacio come out of main entrance, turn right, walk up the cobbled street then turn left at the end (2 mins) walk down straight past a...More

Thank RonandCarole
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Good service, clean and simply laid out tables. Two of us lunched well for Euros 14, local broad beans (excellent) and Duck Rice, a personal favourite. Both were very well cooked and tasty. We did ask what fish were fresh and were given a couple...More

Thank PaulAlgarve
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

A restaurant very much for the locals but wonderfully welcoming when we wandered in mid afternoon one Friday. The two dishes we had were great - pudding too. Try the trifle! If you are after fine dining keep on walking but if you just want...More

Thank M0rleySt
Reviewed October 9, 2017

I heard seafood and rice would take one hour to cook, so I went there at 5 to order. When we arrived at 7 the kitchen was still closed. We waited until 8.30 and saw that everything came from the bottom of the freezer. We...More

1  Thank Aicong L
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Having eaten here in May it was on the list to be revisited. We were not disappointed. A bright, welcoming local restaurant close to Casa Estoi hotel. Wine by the litre for 5 Euros is unbelievably nice. Freshly grilled fish, chicken,pork fillet - delicious all...More

Thank 340jaynef
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We have been twice in the last fortnight, staff were friendly and helpful. The service was good and all the food cooked to order, so expect to wait a little while. The food was tasty, well cooked and very well presented. We visit this area...More

Thank 458terencew
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner in this typical Portuguese restaurant. It was a little quiet when we arrived, just one other couple but several other couples arrived whilst we were there. The waitress was friendly and the food great. The regional dish of pork and clams was...More

Thank KBP-in-SY
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

I was here with friends and my girlfriend. The service was rude and unhelpful.The wine we ordered was cheap prossecco purred into better bottle. What is more, the good was absolutely disgusting!! My fish still had scales on it...🐟😱😛🙅

1  Thank Me S
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner after seeing the mixed reviews and unfortunately we were left very disappointed! We were informed on arrival that we had to order grilled options from the menu as the kitchen was very busy, despite there being only two other tables...More

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Christopher T
March 15, 2017|
Response from brian K | Reviewed this property |
likely. best to call the restaurant however.
July 1, 2016|
Response from ToonPatriot |
The best bet for booking a table at a restaurant is probably to directly contact them and not leave a public message on a third party forum with your contact details.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Faro No 75, Estoi 8005-463, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Estoi
  • Phone Number: +351 289 043 074
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