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Estrada do Farol, Carvoeiro, Portugal
+351 926 555 527
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is situated at the top of Restaurant Hill. There is plenty on the menu for any taste and great value for money depending on what you choose. Staff very friendly and attentive. We regularly eat here when we holiday in Carvoeiro.

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Thank MunroMoore
Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been going to this place for last 6 years . Good for lunch . Around € 10-12. / person. , starter , choice main ( few fish dishes) wine dessert and coffee . ( but have to ask for fixed menue) Food is alway excellent

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Edmonton, Canada
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an economic restaraunt for lunch. Four or five choices of a main course, 2 soups or salad and several deserts are available. Food is OK but used to be better. Service not very attentive to customers. Good as an alternative.

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the second night of our holiday as the restaurant had been recommended by some local friends again. We have been for the last three summers and it's always packed - but you know how everywhere is busy in the summer. During the winter it's different, lots of places are closed and you hope that the ones that... More 

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brighton, sussex
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132 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

For 9 euros you can't go wrong! Drink, Bread and Olives, Starter, Main (fish or meat), Desert and Coffee... Whats not to love when the local use the place because of the good food and you'll always find the place busy in the summer months.

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Thank bambatta
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I would not have gone in if it weren't for 2 people in town recommending this place. The entrance and decor is kind of tacky ( that's the 1 point off) but once you are seated the service is wonderful and the food is great! Had the monkfish risotto which is a fish rice stew in a ceramic pot-highly recommend!... More 

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Rhiwderin, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stumbled upon this wonderful restaurant when we were looking for somewhere to eat in Carvoeira (having decided to give our hotel's pricey buffet a miss). We arrived early when the place was relatively empty then watched as it gradually filled up with locals, a sure sign of good food. I chose chicken fillet with mango sauce and it was... More 

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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

It was the Christmas break and half the restaurants in Carvoeiro were closed so we could not be accommodated in another restaurant down the road as it was fully booked - but to our luck the Vimar was not only open but happy to welcome us. The service was very good and the staff were very friendly and did their... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Travelling as 2 couples, we visited Restaurante Vimar for lunch. We all enjoyed our meals and experienced great service. One of the highlights was the desert trolley brought to our table to view available deserts. Delicious, we will definitely return when in Carvoeiro again.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

For all the italias who wonderen why the portugese do not combine their standard plates into an italian classic. Here they do! And it was delicious. Being half Italian I may say that it was a different experience from the normal plate service. Big plates with everything one it. Also nice priced wines. Excellent menu offer and good grilled dourade.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Portuguese, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?