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Vimar Restaurant and Bar

Estrada do Farol, Carvoeiro, Portugal
+351 926 555 527
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (8 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
“tomato soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Estrada do Farol, Carvoeiro, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A good menu with nice food. There is outside seating too for those hot evenings and also a male singer to serenade whilst eating. Very nice pleasant staff.

Thank WirralMaz
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great restaurant. We had the fish Cataplana. It was amazing. The service was good and we were served quickly.

Thank CVandDC
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Top of restaurant Hill, friendly staff, not a huge menu but food good value for money! Worth a visit.

Thank kdodds63
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, calm place with plenty of room inside and outside front and back.Proper home cooked food and tab can be 20 euros for 2, more if extra drinks and if you want al a carte

Thank JohCar54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vimar is one of the few remaining real Portuguese restaurants in Carvoeiro, no fancy dishes and high tourist trap prices here, but honest and tasty food. Great chicken piri piri, great salmon, polite and friendly service. Our favourite in Carvoeiro !.... and around

Thank patrickbelgio
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I have previously reviewed this small friendly restaurant having eaten there many times over the last 2-3 years and although we don't quite fit the profile of 'regulars', we have eaten there on several occasions. On our recent visit we had a lovely meal of...More

Thank reviewqueen
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We visited a couple of times on our holiday as it was so easy with the 2 kids with the play area at the back of the restaurant. Food is good and reasonable priced. Recommend the fish risotto.

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We ate here on two evenings, both times excellent. The fish is fresh and very reasonably priced, comes with salad and potatoes. My wife who is a ceoliac had pork with figs one night and chicken piri piri the next, both very tasty. Drinks are...More

Thank Stoney55
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My wife and I dined here, after reading reviews and wanting to dine at a place that had plenty of traditional Portuguese dishes on the menu. We went about 8 in the evening, and were surprised how quiet it was, as many other restaurants further...More

Thank Steve_Nelson
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We were here because of trip advisor reviews, it was pretty much what people say here: Familiar restaurant, good environment, kind service and cheap. I really recommend this restaurant if you are looking for " Bueno, Bonito y Barato".

Thank AndreOtalH
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Joe T
29 January 2017|
Response from Amar D | Reviewed this property |
Vimar was among the few restaurants open in Christmas week so I'm sure they will be open in February. Incidentally, we saw a number of signs in restaurants saying they will open in February. Enjoy your meal!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Farol, Carvoeiro, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
  • Phone Number: +351 926 555 527
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