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Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
+351 282 697 102
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (5 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“sea bass” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had dinner at Ancora recently and it was a terrible experience from start to finish. The waiters were rushing around the whole time which made us feel very ill at ease. We waited for 40 minutes for our starter to arrive. It was very...More

Thank DiscerningDiner66
Reviewed today via mobile

We only discovered Burgau yesterday, beautiful small fishing village on the outskirts of Luz. And nestled amongst the cobbled streets, right on the beach we found Ancora. We were very lucky to get a table at such short notice and it was clearly a popular...More

Thank treloar2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant as a very large (private) group for an upcoming wedding and we cannot fault it. The food was excellent, the service was perfect and the staff was so lovely and accommodating. Not to mention the beautiful surroundings! Would HIGHLY recommend!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there recently for a large group booking. They adapted the dishes to offer me a vegan option which was absolutely delicious. Brilliant friendly service too, would definitely go back

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant in a great location. Food was lovely but the staff were incredible. Great service. If you visit the area definitely worth a visit.

Thank loopylass79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fine dining experience in Burgau. Both our steak and the lamb racks (with figs) were excellent, cooked to perfection. Service was excellent, too.

Thank loosingpharoa
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous meal out at Ancora - staff are great especially Angelic! I had calves liver with onions and bacon and it was delicious! I throughly enjoyed it! I also had the tomato caspacio, Food was enjoyed by all and they also cater with...More

Thank heartsyou
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

You know you've come to the right place when people you've seen serving at another Burgau eatery have chosen this one! Once again, lovely service, albeit as it was busy when we visited, there was a lot of rushing around. Too many lovely dishes to...More

Thank PAUL E
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal with family, including 2 children. Kids portions were huge, food was beautifully cooked, great choice of fresh fish. Excellent deserts. Very well looked after by the serving staff.

Thank CJE216
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I visited as a party of four, with Burgau as a base for our golfing holiday. We found the quality of the service and the food to be truly excellent and the atmosphere was very pleasant, with everyone there obviously enjoying their dining experience. You...More

Thank Walter W
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2016|
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Response from susan b | Reviewed this property |
As I understand it they do close over winter from November to March I think. I have only ever visited the restaurant in May, June and July.
Irene S
19 July 2015|
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Response from Paul W | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge they don't. Just give them a call to make a booking as they all speak good English.
Anne M
29 May 2015|
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Response from atw1946 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we are in the UK , but knock on the rear door from 16 .30 , or keep ringing that number
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 282 697 102
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