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Henrique Leis Restaurant

Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 393 438
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (19 reviews)
“caviar” (11 reviews)
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch and later in the week for the 5 course dinner. We have been coming here for many years and consider this to be our favourite restaurant in the Algarve. Stunning high quality michelin star food, with equally good service. Out...More

1  Thank EddieOnTour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to henrique with high expectations but left feeling a bit under whelmed. Something was missing and it lacked that special quality. We had the taster menu and the dishes were a bit hit and miss. The lamb main was over cooked and bland. The...More

1  Thank davelindsay5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went twice to this restaurant, once for lunch and once fro the dinner at night. The first time, it was a great experience. For the quality of the food, the 'eyes' which could love the presentation as it was also well presented, just like...More

Thank Topflite
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Had lunch which is actually good value, 6 of us 4on the lunch menu €19 two on ala carte. Service and reception good, menu choices for lunch good, but think the dinner and ala carte a bit overpriced. The salmon blinis were good, and the...More

Thank Almacgregor
Reviewed 16 April 2018

A wonderful restaurant. Had the John Dory ceviche followed by the venison. Wonderful combination of tastes. My wife had the marinated salmon entree which was out of this world - wonderful taste and texture and the cucumber sauce was a wonderful addition and texture/temperature combination....More

Thank Anthony W
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We have been 5 times to Henrique Leis and have never had a bad meal, in fact every meal has been superb. We particularly love the fixed price Lunch menu, amazing value at €18 plus drinks. Imaginative dishes beautiful prepared and served. The service is...More

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

One of the best in the Algarve. In the town of Almancil. Semi rustic restaurant with modern art vibe. Food is very high end , well presented and the staff are friendly and explain each course very well. Went for the tasting menu if you...More

Thank Alexgran63
Reviewed 2 February 2018

This restaurant is worthy of a great review on every visit. LUnch here is a memorable experience. The food and all the little extras are so delicious. The hostess was charming, and my friends and I think this has to be the best value lunch...More

Thank mandifirman
Reviewed 16 January 2018

The restaurant isn't that hard to find, even though we missed it on the first time since it's kinda dark at night. We went there by car, I reckon public transport isn't as convenient or available. The service was great, frequent yet not intimidating. We...More

Thank XinnieY
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I frequent a number of cheap and cheerful restaurants in the Algarve serving authentic Portuguese food but there is also a place for fine dining whilst over there and that place, for me, is the restaurant of Henrique Leis. With a tricky entrance off the...More

3  Thank cageybee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 393 438
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