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“Such a welcoming place”
Review of Aquario

Aquario
Ranked #10 of 57 Restaurants in Luz
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Commercial centre Edeficio Luztur.
Reviewed December 7, 2013

Out of season, restaurant full, presumably of locals who know a good place to go and eat. The chef patron was so welcoming and lots of little extras given to make us feel valued. Food extremely good, service very good overall a lovely experience. A little more pricy than the more basic Portuguese restaurants which is only to be expected with a varied and more sophisticated menu.

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Thank caroline W
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Reviewed November 19, 2013

Very good food and the service is great by the chef patron. Tucked away of the main road this is a gem.

Thank Brianheliman M
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Reviewed October 6, 2013

Having stayed in Luz for the past 20 years, we had never been to Aquario until the restaurant was recommended to us by the owner of the villa we stayed in last week. We decided to give it a try, but the first time the restaurant was fully booked, so we made a reservation for the following night and were certainly not disappointed.

The Chef/waiter was very welcoming, and although we didn't order starters brought us a complimentary plate of appetisers (tomato and mozzerela, smoked salmon and cucumber, and cream cheese) which were all delicious!!

Mains included Beef Wellington (melt in the mouth), and Saddle of Lamb (which our friend said was the best meal he has ever eaten in Luz!!)

The service was superb and the food excellent. Please don't let the surroundings of the restaurant put you off visiting - it is just inside the small commercial centre (hideous concrete block in the centre of Luz), but once inside the restaurant has a lovely atmosphere.

We will certainly be returning to Aquario on our next visit to Luz.

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Thank Karen P
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Reviewed September 1, 2013

This is a really nice restaurant run by two brothers who know good food and service. Must book days ahead as it is small and much in demand. Child friendly but better suited to adults.

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1  Thank David L
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Reviewed August 23, 2013

We decided to celebrate our pearl wedding anniversary at this little gem we found last time we were in Luz after it had been recommended to us 3 times in 3 days. We were not disappointed. Our beautifully presented starters followed flavoursome complimentary canapes. Our main courses melted in the mouth and left us too full, sadly, for dessert. The service is second to none. The restaurant itself belies the quality within.

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1  Thank DeniseS57
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