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Spice Cottage Burgau

Rua Barrancao, 8650-041 , Quinta da Fortaleza, Burgau, Portugal
+351 922 273 828
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (55 reviews)
“naan bread” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Barrancao, 8650-041 , Quinta da Fortaleza, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was recommended and the evening we ordered a takeaway so do the rest of the town. We were told it would be 55 mins and it was bang on Great food Friendly service

1  Thank Phil R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the best and not the worse in and around Lagos. Service could be better and the owner can be a bit pushy.

Thank Eduard D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very social staff .excellent food prepared by obviously accomplished chefs.Nan bread outstanding ( attention to the basic dishes is a precursor to a good meal ) , and they nailed it !!. It may seem too far to travel but it was worth it ,...More

3  Thank annaghcor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Spice Cottage several times in the past years, most recent visit was just to ensure the food quality was being maintained & it definitely was!! Service, food quality, portion size and attention to detail was as good if not better than at last...More

1  Thank clampitsontour2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, fresh ingredients, very polite and nice waiter, pleasant athmosphere... it worth to come here.

2  Thank MiroSekirica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on a late flight. Quick service for a takeaway and tasty food. Friendly staff and nice environment to sit for a quick drink. Would recommend. Medium spice was not particularly spicy if you like spicy curries.

2  Thank Sammzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this seems to be a well known secret and justly so. We went for 8 pm and this felt to be too early as by about 9 pm other people turned up. The sauce for both our meals was delicious and the chicken was lovely...More

3  Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon arrival we were greeted warmly by the front of house. In fact all of the staff were behind the bar as Portugal were playing football and they were watching it on a laptop. It didn’t bother us at all although the front of house...More

3  Thank DeniseBlack
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Great food, really friendly staff. We would recommend to anyone. It was by far the best food we had when we stayed in Burgau. Ignore google they are open on a Monday for dinner.

2  Thank kimpossible83
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

.....and possibly the world. The food here is simply perfect, everything on the menu can be mild or spicy, no limit to the choices available. Washed down with Sagres on tap, cannot recommend this place enough. Lovely staff, very attentive. They also do takeaway, we...More

2  Thank Feldy1647
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Martin M
4 January 2018|
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Response from Pinksteph369 | Reviewed this property |
Had lunch there today . Saw Naz she said that they are now closing 15/01 but reopening six days later in 20/01. That should mean you’ll get your curry but in the Friday !! When you arrive late Saturday on 15/01 try the... More
Monu B
27 October 2016|
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Tim B
24 March 2016|
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Response from jobrad98 | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a ring and order by phone, or alternatively, go physically where you can wait at the bar until the food is ready.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barrancao, 8650-041 , Quinta da Fortaleza, Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 922 273 828
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