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Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
+351 282 697 102
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“calves liver” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We finally got around to booking this Restaurant on our second visit to Burgau in 2017. It won't be our last time! It's possibly the best restaurant in Burgau. We tried a bit of everything - starters were great, and the mains were exceptional. The...More

Thank ManusDNeal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped by on the off chance they had a table free and fell lucky. Perks of solo travelling. Tried the calves liver and was not disappointed. The atmosphere is very pleasant and not cramped with enough space to have privacy. Recommend a visit but...More

Thank AMORhyl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here on our last night in Burgau. Service is first class with the ebullient and attractive young lady Maitre'D and a wine waiter as professionally smooth as a good wine. Food was excellent. Service was excellent and the ambience superb. a really pleasant dining...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always the first place we book when we come to Burgau .... and then there is always a second trip. The food, service and ambience are absolutely fabulous ... Ancora is one of our favourite restaurants anywhere in the world and probably the one we...More

1  Thank JE008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very enjoyable food . exspenive but worth it. romantic. delicious food and good wines. would recommend.

Thank davidpZ4918OD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ancora is a Burgau institution, The food and service are always top class and this has been the case for 40 years. To the person below who launched the stinging personal attack on my friend, I pity you and your sad life. To do what...More

1  Thank K_0001O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been coming to Burgau on and off for 25 years and have eaten in this restaurant many times and have always had a good meal. I love Burgau and always recommend to my friends and tell them to book a table at the Ancora....More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recently I celebrated my 50th Birthday party at the Ancora. The quality of the food, service, attention to detail and wonderful team at the Ancora made for a fantastic night. The Ancora has a beautiful setting and is a great choice for a memorable night...More

Thank egerton186338
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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 Fubarski | 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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
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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