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Rua de Barroca 40, Lagos 8600-688, Portugal
+351 918 556 618
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19:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 19:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was lucky enough to stumble across this little gem while walking into Lagos for a couple of drinks. We saw a few customers eating some food outside and decided to book a table for dinner later in the week. Was by far the best meal i had in Portugal during my two week stay and highly recommend the Fillet steak.... More 

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Thank Ollie B
Lagos, Portugal
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must for visitors old and new to Lagos. The atmosphere is terrific and Ken and his staff do their utmost to satisfy their customers

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Thank pmcg1951
Sedgefield, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a recommendation. Booked in advance for a table of 5. Took us ages to find this place & had to get directions. Eventually down a quaint cobbled street we found it. A small, quirky place. Greeted by the owner Ken, a very chatty Londoner who was listening to dance music & swigging from a box of wine... More 

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Thank LinsH83
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Small but enchanting. Excellent hosting by Ken, amazing food, best lamb chops I've had in Lagos, and the flaming sausage is great fun. Will need to book if you don't want to miss out

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Thank Karen R
St Albans, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We saw the restaurant as we were coming up from the car park below it , we liked what we saw and looked it up on TA and then booked a table . Having read all the feedback it had to be either the grilled fish or a steak . We both went for the fish of the day and... More 

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Thank Simon S
Stockton on Tees
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have been to this restaurant every year since it opened. It always feels as if we are at home. Ken and his staff always make you welcome and the consistency and quality of food has never waivered. We love the grilled fish and the Black Pork from the BBQ as well as the meatballs and Flaming Salami. The Key... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was recommended by a couple we met in another retaurant. You would never find it unless you chanced upon it or knew of it. It seves up most food from a BBQ at the front door and the fish and steaks are, quite frankly, perfect. The owner and staff did us proud and the atmosphere was wonderful. It is... More 

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Thank JGD1967
Warwickshire, England
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

First time visit even though we have had a property in Lagos for almost 10 years. Nice relaxed atmosphere. The steak was superbly cooked and washed down with a good house red. Not fine dining but worth a visit. Definitely a chilled place so don't dress up.

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Thank 1468VX
Darvel, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Lucky to get in without a booking. I don't normally write a glowing report but this place has a master chef I/C grilled fish. It was the best ever. Add in the owners choice of background music (Led Zeppelin etc) and a happy laid back atmosphere and it adds up to a night to remember.

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Thank John P
Lagos, Portugal
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great charcoal grilled steaks or fish in an minimalistic environment, going back hundreds of years. Few seats indoor, reservation needed. Limited selections, but grilled to perfection. A different, but positive experience.

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Thank Lars L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$27 - US$34
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Barroca 40, Lagos 8600-688, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 918 556 618

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