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“A fantastic place!!”
Review of Caravella - CLOSED

Caravella
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: A well establishe white tablecloth restaurant using fresh produce and having an excellent wine list at very comprtitive prices
Reviewed September 25, 2012

This is our favourite place to eat in Burgau. The service is outstanding, and the food is sublime. The flambé sole and the fillets of turbot are fabulous, as are the flambé crepes for dessert. Have never had a bad meal here and the place has a wonderful typical Portuguese ambience to it. You will always receive a warm welcome from Antonio, the owner. He is a lovely man, for whom nothing is too much trouble. This place is definitely worth going to. Over the years it has been consistently excellent.

Thank Annette224
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Reviewed September 24, 2012 via mobile

A trip to Burgau is never complete without eating here. The service is second to none in the village and the menu has variety with many Portuguese dishes and some classics. Covers are a meal on themselves and a complimentary port arrives with the bill. Thanks again to Antonio and his wife for a great experience!

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Thank Deejay215
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Reviewed September 23, 2012

The restaurant was surprisingly quiet when we visited towards the end of September - surprisingly because it's so good. On the first occasion I had avocado and fish to start and then a fisherman's stew and on the second sardine fillets followed by swordfish. Everything was excellent on both occasions but the best part was the crepes. Antonio, the owner, prepares them at the table and he's perfectly happy to do one portion to share between two people.

The food is outstanding and the service is excellent and friendly.

Recommended.

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Thank musketeer1645
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Reviewed September 23, 2012

My wife and my family have just returned from Burgau after our 8th year of visiting this wonderful place. A visit to this village would never be complete without going to our favourite restaurant.
Antonio and his wife offer service and food that is second to none.
Nothing is to much trouble and they will change the menu to suit your needs.
Dont be fooled by this restaurant from the outside, please go in and try it for yourself,
You wont be dissapointed.

1  Thank Slavman
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Reviewed September 22, 2012

My friends and I have recently returned from the Algarve and one of our party had their birthday last week so Caravela was booked for a special meal. It did not disappoint!

The restaurant has a lovely atmosphere and the staff were attentive and made us feel very welcome.

We all had different meals, which we all enjoyed but the steak with pepper sauce for the birthday girl was excellent. We then enjoyed a coffee and complimentary port on the terrace, which made for a lovely ending to a special meal.

Caravela will be on our list for our next visit to Burgau!

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Thank Cosmicgirl-8
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