We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Restaurante Vila Velha - CLOSED

Rua Gago Coutinho, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-151, Portugal
+351 289 098 520
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
26 Oct 2012
“Fantastic place”
10 Oct 2012
“Private party”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua Gago Coutinho, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-151, Portugal
All Details
Reviews (26)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 27 October 2012

My and my friends we were trveling around algarve and we faund this fantastic place in a midle of historical cente of Sao Bras.The staff was exelent and very helpful and food was tradional porugiese realy good and nice present.

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 10 October 2012

I was also at the same party as the other reviewer. Starter was ok, getting bread on the table to eat the starter with was a chore, bread seems to have been severely rationed. For the main meal I had a very small (minute) portion...More

1  Thank SaoBrasguy
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Having been invited to a private Birthday party with 30 guests, having pre booked our meal 2 weeks prior to the event from a choice of 3 main meals, with covert and desert, we sat down and covert was alright and served on time, then...More

1  Thank marghar47
Reviewed 18 August 2012 via mobile

We ate here twice whilst staying near by and had enjoyable meals on both occassions. The food is of an excellent quality & beautifully presented . It is a lovely setting & the staff are very helpful

Thank Cornj
Reviewed 17 August 2012

My husband and I discovered this fantastic restaurant in Sao Bras and found it so good we returned again later on our holiday! The food is delicious, beautifully presented and fantastic service. Hifgly recommended.

Thank wiggyMayo
Reviewed 30 July 2012

Been there with a couple of friends for lunch, we receive a offer for fix menus (6of them I guess at 8 euro with sweets and coffee) and since we are 8 we try almost everything. All the dishes are quite tasteless and we left...More

1  Thank Valentin B
Reviewed 2 April 2012

My Husband and I have dined at Vila Velha for dinner on a number of occasions as we live in Sao Bras, I have also dined there with my Mother who was visiting from the UK at the time for the excellent value lunch menu....More

1  Thank Moyly71
Reviewed 5 March 2012

Probably the worst meal I've experienced in a few months... We canot understand how this restaurant can be the #1 in tripadvisor for S. Brás de Alportel. After trying to dine in two previous fully booked restaurants we searched tripadvisor for an alternative. We were...More

5  Thank Andre P
Kurrit0, Owner at Restaurante Vila Velha, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2012

Sir, Your negative comments are injustified, the truth is that we only have positive ones. And this because I refused that your company: AWARENESS CONSULTING manages my business. Moreover your attitude was insulting and disrespectfull, this is obviously not a way of treating customers! Kevin...More

Reviewed 24 January 2012

We spent seven days in Portugal last September and this restaurant, the food and their attention deserve a special mention. Special people in beautiful country.

1  Thank Franlanc
Reviewed 20 January 2012

The atmosphere is perfect, kind of rustic and modern, exquisite food but very pleasant. Loved it.

1  Thank JohnGuire
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante Ysconderijo
396 reviews
.01 km away
Maharaja Patiala
221 reviews
.50 km away
H Restaurant
22 reviews
.24 km away
Casa da Barreira
32 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Novacortica Cork Factory Tour
283 reviews
2.24 km away
42 reviews
6.23 km away
Avalanche Algarve
50 reviews
.66 km away
Roman Ruins of Milreu
42 reviews
6.45 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Gago Coutinho, Sao Bras de Alportel 8150-151, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sao Bras de Alportel
  • Phone Number: +351 289 098 520
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing