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Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante

Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-371, Portugal
+351 937 021 204
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Grill, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-371, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 555 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

To start with the service was excellent, Amazing views out to sea and of the marina the staff were attentive helpful and polite have been twice in our 2 week visit and may try to fit another time in before we go home the scollops...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my husband and our 4 year old daughter to celebrate our anniversary. I do not know where to start with this review as I was blown away with the food and service at the restaurant. I struggle to see how...More

Thank Princess4999
Reviewed 3 days ago

We eat early, so were the first to arrive and didn't have a booking. The staff were very friendly, the kids loved the cat, the food was excellent and the views were lovely. It was packed by the time we left and they were turning...More

Thank Jennie E
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant has wonderful views over the sea on one side and the marina on the other, lovely sunset. The food is fantastic and the menu varied. I had baked asparagus wrapped in ham with goats cheese, great combo. My husband had a pear ,blue...More

Thank IRENE186562
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review following your visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. The review you have written will help other potential diners make a decision about visiting Castelo do Mar and we...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went here on recommendation from the singer who performs on a Thursday evening (we know her from the UK). The food is wonderful as are the views. We have eaten in the main square in Albufeira and we were pleasantly surprised by Castelo do...More

Thank Neil D
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review following your visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. The review you have written will help other potential diners make a decision about visiting Castelo do Mar and we...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We shared a starter, asparagus with goats cheese - excellent dish. My husband had catch of the day and said it was one of the best he's had (he loves fish). The pork ribs were my choice - also lovely. The fries with my ribs...More

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 5 days ago

For somewhere to eat well with an outstanding view, this place scores top marks. Last night was a still, calm evening, and tables were set up outside on the patio. The main restaurant had all the glass walls open so no problem with the heat....More

Thank chris-wiltshire-11
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stumbled across this little gem of a restaurant on our way back from the marina and on this occasion we just wanted drinks. We were welcomed and accommodated easily despite only wanting liquid refreshment and despite many tables being reserved for later diners. Our...More

Thank nataliedavies2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must be hard to please but found our experience last evening a disappointment. Only one of waiting staff seemed half interested in our meal being a memorable event. Also very surprised at the number of people being turned away in spite of many tables being...More

1  Thank Maggie P
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Before responding to your review I made attempts to have it removed by reporting it to TripAdvisor as I felt it was totally unhelpful to anyone that bothers to read it. Sadly it complies with TripAdvisor's guidelines which is no surprise. It's exactly the kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at the Marina & accidentally found Castelo do Mar whilst walking to the old town. I'm so glad we did! The food, service & the view are superb - head & shoulders better than anywhere else we've tried in Albufeira. Highlights for...More

Thank 23chris39
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review following your visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. The review you have written will help other potential diners make a decision about visiting Castelo do Mar and we...More

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ROBERT C
28 May 2017|
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Response from Paul A | Property representative |
Good evening, it seems we did not get back to you as quickly as we should have done. Please accept our apologies! With regards to lunch opening, we will now open for Sunday lunch only, serving traditional roast lunches. We... More
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kellytups
27 October 2016|
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Response from Paul A | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We are pleased to inform you that we will be open Christmas Day for lunch only. We are currently finalising menu options and other details. We will contact you as soon as all arrangements are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-371, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 937 021 204
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Description
Perhaps one of the most beautiful restaurants in Albufeira, Castelo do Mar boasts unique sea and Marina views, outside terraces and a relaxed ambience in an elegant setting. Our ecletic menu offers dishes of meats, fish, saeafood and vegetarian. Our ROOFTOP CHAMPAGNE & COCKTAIL BAR provides an elegant space to enjoy sunset cocktails and spectacular sea and Marina views before or after dining or for relaxing drinks only. An ideal venue for all occasions. If you have taken the time to write a review and we have not responded to it please accept our apologies. We greatly appreciate that you took the time to do so and offer our sincere thanks.
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