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Praca Patrao Joaquim Lopes 10 12, Olhao 8700-353, Portugal
+351 963 479 472
09:00 - 01:00
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Fuseta, Portugal
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63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

We have passed this restaurant many times but had not eaten there before because we mistakenly thought of it as a restaurant mainly for tourists. However as we had a friend visiting and seeing a favourite Portuguese recipe of mine, Raia Alhada a Moda de Olhão as one of the prata da dia we thought we would give it a... More 

Thank Peter H
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The staff are very professional and friendly and knowledgeable of wines It does not have the canteen feeling of a lot of local restaurants so it is good all year round inside or outside

Thank specialOne16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Have visited many times. Went for lunch a few days ago and dinner tonight. Brilliant service as always, excellent wine, food and brandies t k finish.

Thank Maria T
Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We were getting tired and hungry and found this lovely little restaurant. We were in Olhao at the very end of the season so it was quiet everywhere. Having found Sabores de Ria we went every evening. The young man who was running the place was very helpful and was happy to change a salad for vegetables or chips for... More 

Thank susan f
Larbert, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

One of those visits that just happens. We hadn't intended to eat there but, as always happens, we just came in from the main street and there it was. I' m surprised at the findings of one contributor that he found the maître rude, our experience was quite the opposite but it could well have been another person. This is... More 

Thank RoyLind
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134 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a really nice place. The food is fine, not great but fine, the service is efficient and friendly and the house wine is the best we had all week. Wrap it up as a package and look at the size of the bill and you really can't go wrong here. Always appeared to be busy, with many locals,... More 

Thank jeff53
Sarasota, Florida
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Overcharged us deliberately and tried to cover up with claiming hectic schedule. When he was caught red handed, he started to get rude and said we did not understand Portugeese customs?? Sad, because we loved the food, but unacceptable behavior by restaurant management 😡

Thank sigvebru
Colchester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

As regular visitors to Olhao, we like to try a new restauarant from time to time, as well as our favourites. We ate here on a Monday night in August. The cobbled streets were bustling but the restaurant still had tables free outside. We were seated quickly and given menus to choose from. I ordered the Tuna steak and my... More 

Thank AMAW26
London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We turned up on a Saturday night, after a disappointing experience elsewhere. What wonderful, warm and friendly people. We ordered rices with clams and sardines, along with a couple of beautifully dressed salads. What a wonderful meal in a wonderful setting. There was a slight nip in the air and the staff were more than accommodating when we asked if... More 

Thank TheNickimouse .
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Visited with family on a balmy Friday evening. Meals ordered included monkfish cataplana and piri piri chicken. Food was excellent and service very good. Kids well catered for too.

Thank Nick H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Patrao Joaquim Lopes 10 12, Olhao 8700-353, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Olhao
  • Phone Number: +351 963 479 472

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