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“service awful”
Review of Vilarinho

Vilarinho
Ranked #10 of 37 Restaurants in Porches
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed July 27, 2013

I went to this restaurant for a drink with a view to booking a table the following evening, the attitude of the waiter when i said could we just have a drink was disgraceful, we were herded to the side of the restaurant in a dimly lit area and told to go to the self service bar. We purchased a couple of drinks and waitec to see if there were any redeeming features but we were ignored by every member of staff and the restaurant was not busy. I would like to tell the owner that we would have been a party of 10 and would have gladly of eaten there if the service had been better that evening.

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Reviewed July 10, 2013

This is a wonderful restaurant, on the beach next to the Pestana Viking. It's a bit of a haul is, like me, you're not able bodied, but there's ample parking right outside.
Lovely, welcoming staff, not a huge menu, but what there is is just about the best food in the area. Fresh fish is the one to go for, not cheap but.....
On a couple of occasions we've had sea bass, freshly caught, choose your own, onto the barbecue it goes, and then it's expertly filleted at your table. It's absolutely heavenly!
Outside tables with views of the beach just add to the sublime experience of O Vilarinho.
Just go - you won't regret it!

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Reviewed July 9, 2013

This was just glorious. A lovely restaurant on the beach in a lovely bay. The restaurant buy their fish directly from the fisherman when they land thier boats. Friendly staff who were very attentive and very good with our 1 y/o son. Vilarinho were reccomended to us and we were told to try the Sea Bass, I don't believe I've ever had a better fish dish in my life. If you have a sweet tooth, try the Chocolate Mousse, divine!!! All in all we had 3 courses, drinks, a Kiddie meal for €68, superb value.

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