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O Tiago

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$$ - $$$
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Largo do Igreja, 5, Budens | Budens, Vila do Bispo 8650-056, Portugal
+351 282 695 081
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Fleet, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There aren't many places that my whole family like to go to, but O Tiago is a firm favourite with both kids & both adults in our family of four! Great menu, attentive service and reasonable prices. What's not to like! And the sizzling platters are to die for!!!

Thank Natalie R
Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Tiago's in the summer on our first holiday to the Algarve. The owner looked after the villa we we're staying at so on meeting him we promised to go to his restaurant. (He wasn't giving us the hard sell here!). The food is honest Portuguese food in large portions and was absolutely delicious. I had the monkfish which... More 

Thank jonno1966
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Have eaten here 3 times on this holiday and the food and welcome has been excellent as always. Enjoyed the delicious unpeeled prawns and the monkfish dishes on these visits. Also had a fabulous set meal here on a music evening with singers Adam & Wendy which they are runnIng occasionally during the winter. Looking forward to visiting again next... More 

Thank Silver_foxCardiff
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Two meals at this gem of a restaurant this week.. Good ambiance, service and food. Friendly family run restaurant that is well worth visiting.

Thank tomgr4nt
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

O Tiago was an early encounter during our first trip to Portugal and I am sorry to say that it was disappointing. We were the first to arrive but the Restaurant soon filled up with predominately English clientele (this is often a concern for me) I started with Mushrooms in a Cream sauce, this was okay, however at eight Euros... More 

Thank Anlaby-Traveller
Totnes, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We have been visiting O Tiago for 8years and the food cooked is superbly Portuguese. It's located in a quiet road in Budens and it's easy to miss. With Stella (mum) cooking in the kitchen and Tiago and his able assistant Wison will look after you offering excellent service. This restaurant is also very reasonably price. Not one to miss... More 

Thank Peter T
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Been here for the last four years on numerous occasions can honestly say never had a bad meal service is spot on family run they take pride in what you're served

Thank paintermanPeebles
Warrington Cheshire
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80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Visited here as a party of 17, pre booked and a special table d'hôte menu chosen by our host. The food, service and attention we got was excellent and we were not the only ones in the restaurant. There was a choice of starter, main and dessert courses with really good coffee and excellent port to round everything off! At... More 

Thank cheshirepen
Preston, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat here rather than nearer where we are staying in Luz and are so pleased we did. The restaurant is about a 15 min drive from Luz and as it is quite small well worth booking ahead. We had a couple of their signature dishes: prawns in cream & brandy and steak on a stone - excellent!... More 

Thank 581nigelc
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant twice in our weeks stay nearby. Such a shame it's closed on Saturdays. The food was amazing and the service by Tiago and his helper was great although they seemed rushed off their feet as the restaurant was full on both occasions. It is a family run business and they deserve to do well,I would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Portuguese, European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Igreja, 5, Budens | Budens, Vila do Bispo 8650-056, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Vila do Bispo
  • Phone Number: +351 282 695 081

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?