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“Excellent”
Review of Caravela

Caravela
Ranked #42 of 158 Restaurants in Alvor
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Great food, good value, friendly and helpful staff. Try the stone bass, class!make a reservation to guarantee a table.lots turning up and having to leave.Will be back.

1  Thank Tony W
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Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed a beautiful three course meal for two in Caravela.

The restaurant was almost full when we got there but they made space for us and welcomed us into the restaurant. The food was sublime and the portions were more than generous.

With regards to the negative comments other diners have said about staff, we could not have found them to be more helpful. I tend to find that people will treat you as you treat them and they were friendly, professional and welcoming at all times.

We would highly recommend Caravella, a real gem in Alvor's restaurant scene.

1  Thank arewenearlythereyet0
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Reviewed July 18, 2014

Went twice last year and loved it and the same again this year and really didn't disappoint at all. All 4 of us thought it was an excellent meal and really can't understand why this place isn't higher up on TA in the ratings!...we will be back

Thank LincolnshireBenny
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

i am not going to bang on here ,but this place is the best we tried in alvor ,
the service...put it this way ,we walked in one afternoon to book a table ,he just said what time? i said 8pm , he said ok and we left,the next evening we turned up to a busy place,he remembered us and no questions ,clicked his fingers and another waiter showed us to our table ..thats service.[over here its notepads/questions]we eat here twice after going to over 15 other places ,lovely food lovely service and you are not paying for a view /just the great food..

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2  Thank smilespiles
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Reviewed July 3, 2014

Whilst staying in another resort we wanted to have a meal in Alvor. After some research we chose the Caravela and had the best meal of our stay so far. We were a party of 5 and arrived early evening, there was only one other table in use. However it didn't take long for the restaurant to fill up and then have a queue of people waiting for a table. I would definitely recommend that you book in advance or arrive before 7pm.
None of us had starters, but they looked delicious. Two of us had grilled prawns, which they de-shelled for us, two had grilled sea bass and one had sole with almonds. The food was delicious and our waiter service was excellent. I think there is one waiter who may not be such a happy chappy but we didn't have him. We all had desserts, they were good as well. Our bill for the meal, with wine and beer was approx €25 per person, which was great. I would definitely recommend this restaurant if you want more than the usual tacky eating place in this resort and we will definitely visit on our next trip.

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2  Thank Travelmad-uk
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