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Restaurante dos Artistas

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Rua Candido dos Reis 68, Lagos 8600-681, Portugal
+351 282 760 659
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
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18:00 - 00:00
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Bookham Surrey
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent restaurant, high class modern food well prepared with flavour and quality ingredients. The service is top notch and very attentive. If you want a place for a special occasion then this is the place

Thank Alan B
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been visiting Lagos once or twice each year (May/late Sept) for the last 4/5 years and always make a beeline for this place at least a couple of times during the stay... food is exceptional and the waiters most helpful in food choice and complimentary wines... definitely check this place out

Thank Neil P
London, United Kingdom
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394 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We both had the 3 course tasting menu which we both enjoyed. I thought the deconstructed dessert was a bit disappointing however. The atmosphere and service were both very nice.

Thank A380fan
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent food and nice wine list. Very nice ambiance. Service was good. Nice for special occasions. Can dress up instead being so casual.

Thank jdawg5912
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

A recent return visit to our favourite restaurant for dinner in Lagos. A lovely meal, finished off with the selection of deserts (see pic!!).

Thank Steve C
London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

The restaurant is very cosy with sharp colours, a lovely yard, a well-functioned fireplace and many paintings. The food is grounded yet innovative, well flavoured with amazing flavours.

Thank Jierre
Hallands län
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84 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has high ambitions but I wasn't impressed. The venue could use a little touch up and updating, and the staff could use a little more experience. We ordered couverts, main course and dessert. Our waiter was surprisingly bad at wine and even a little bit rude when asked simple questions. We also realised that he was guessing when... More 

Thank Cecilia B
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113 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Let me start by saying that this a good restaurant. Service is perfect. The food is very good but not to the level of what i expect in this pricerange. The wine we had was perfect for its price ( in general we are positive surprised by the quality of the wine in Portugal ) Every dish was well prepared,... More 

Thank Marijke J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food, restaurant and service they knew it was our wedding anniversary and dressed the table and personalised our desert with love hearts. A perfect meal at a perfect venue with fantastic food and service. Thanks very much we will be visiting again. By the way you will pay a little extra but if you want something special it's worth... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My husband booked my 40th birthday dinner here. Fantastic choice. You can always tell it's going to be good when you choose an expensive wine and ask if it's good and the waitress says yes but recommends another that's even better and it's €20 cheaper than your original choice and it's fantastic! Service Vs just wanting your money. Love it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$26 - US$96
International, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Candido dos Reis 68, Lagos 8600-681, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 760 659
Restaurant dos Artistas, located in the historic center of Lagos, is undoubtedly a reference point for anyone who visiting Algarve in Portugal. Existing since over 15 years, in a building with over 250 years full of history and atmosphere. We practice a gourmet international cuisine, using region and international ingredients. Recognized by Guia Michelin as a excellent restaurant, with international chefs, we offer the best dishes not only meat, fish and seafood but also vegetarians. Used to hold events and receive groups, having a service with attention to every detail. We hope your visit soon.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?