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Restaurante O Lourenco

Lourenci beach, Salema 8650-200, Portugal
+351 282 698 622
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (96 reviews)
“red snapper” (9 reviews)
“crab” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lourenci beach, Salema 8650-200, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went for an impromptu lunch and were both blown away by both quality and service, we are definitely returning

Thank julie s
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic traditional Portuguese dinning, if you have the pleasure of visiting Salema you have to try Lourenco’s, excellent food and great value for money !!!

Thank Demus2512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really like Lourenco. The food is of really good quality. I have dined here several times as it is that good. Yes, the wait is long. Yes, they seem to be understaffed most times but we have never waited longer than 30min before being...More

1  Thank Satish P
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I tripped over this restaurant when we wanted a coffee around lunch time. Eating was not what we wanted. A table was cleared for when they were full for lunch. We decided to eat. We had 3 King Prawns the size if...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Great local restaurant, with lots of fresh fish to choose from a giant platter. Friendly staff, local wine; very popular so you will need to book.

Thank Tourist A
Reviewed 28 September 2017

My wife and I had dinner here based on the recommendation of our Airbnb host. It is so popular that we had to wait an extra day to get a reservation. There is an indoor restaurant and cozy outdoor space just across the narrow road....More

1  Thank laborman1
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was the best restaurant my family eat at on a recent holiday to Salema. We sat outside under a protected awning that had a great atmosphere. As it can get a little chilly in the evening they do provide blankets to wrap around your...More

1  Thank Worslesr
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We visited twice whilst in salema, both times were lovely. The 2nd time was a cold night and we sat outside with blankets around us... perfect. Food was delicious, staff extremely busy, but attentive and good humoured.

1  Thank Jacquiedawn
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely small restaurant set in a garden, shaded and comfortable. I had three lunches here...eating octopus salad, Jack mackerel, sea bream, steamed clams, baby calamari, sardine pate on different occasions. With half jug of good white wine. All delicious. Staff friendly and service was excellent....More

Thank Annette G
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant tucked away at the back of the village. Very small inside but has a garden area opposite which is the main dining area. Tables are close together so it is a friendly dining experience! We actually liked that. Fish is excellent, I had...More

Thank MarkandBJ
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23 September 2016|
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Response from Lisa011 | Reviewed this property |
I am not the restaurant but a client. Suggest you contact them directly
22 August 2016|
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Response from difranco | Reviewed this property |
No idea! It is well known for fish and seafood but they might do something special for you if you ask and book in advance. Hope it helps. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lourenci beach, Salema 8650-200, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Salema
  • Phone Number: +351 282 698 622
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