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Gengibre e Canela

Travessa da Mota | 8000-388, Faro 8000-463, Portugal
+351 289 882 424
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“soup” (22 reviews)
“curries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Travessa da Mota | 8000-388, Faro 8000-463, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing little lunch place! So glad we tried this brilliant restaurant! All the food was very tasty, a great selection! The juices were lovely too! We would love to eat here everyday!

1  Thank Emily K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and great value. All you can eat buffet of healthy and delicious veggie food. Homemade juices are lovely, desserts should also be tried. Nice Scouse gent working in there as well, highly recommend!!

Thank Jake A
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Gengibre e Canela, it has a very nice setting & wonderful food! You can have soup, several kinds of salads & several kinds of dishes. It's vegetarian, vegan friendly as well! They also offer fresh juices of different kinds. With a...More

Thank Andrewab312
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you avoid this buffet because you’re not a vegetarian, the joke is on you. This is the best lunch in Faro and probably within a large radius of Faro. The cook must be a master, especially with curry. The buffet has at least four...More

Thank 924Matt
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived late for lunch, so there wasn't too many options left in the buffet. Despite that, the remaining dishes were good, as well as the natural juices. The place is cosy, the food is nice (we had spaghetti bolognese with soy and some salads/vegetables...More

Thank joaoandreferro
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely place tucked away on a side street in central Faro. Soup followed by buffet style main course, included rice, farofa, seitan, tofu stew and salad. A vegetarian restaurant, but one yoghurt dressing was the only non vegan thing the day of our visit. Friendly...More

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were so pleased to find this friendly vegetarian restaurant. The buffet of various dishes meant that you could try everything on offer, and all the options were delicious. A very reasonably priced meal compared to other restaurants in Faro, and delightful and peaceful surroundings...More

Thank Anna V
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We just loved the food and the fact that they serve it as a buffet which allows you to eat even more of the great food.

Thank Lockli_GER
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Researched vegetarian friendly places to eat before we travelled to Portugal (not easy to find) and as we spent the day in Faro, we sought this place out. So glad we did - it's quite central but an assuming, small place and was obviously popular...More

Thank pieandmash2015
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

the place has potential and after reading the reviews i was excited to visit, but it did not reach my expectations. I think we must've gone too late in the day (around 2-3pm) as the salad bar was almost empty and despite it being a...More

1  Thank Anna M
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa da Mota | 8000-388, Faro 8000-463, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 289 882 424
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