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Alvorada

5 East Quay | Mevagissey, Mevagissey PL26 6QQ, England
+44 1726 842055
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“piri piri” (16 reviews)
“seafood kebab” (16 reviews)
“broad beans” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 East Quay | Mevagissey, Mevagissey PL26 6QQ, England
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1 - 10 of 384 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chicken was tasteless and had blood, the started was very little and expensive. Was a disappointing experience.

Thank Lilla H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3 couples celebrating a wedding anniversary and a birthday. Meal was fantastic, hosts were entertaining and attentive. All the food was top notch.

Thank TraceyDudd
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The starters of cuttlefish were disappointing (burnt garlic leant a bitter taste to the whole dish, not helped by the use of dried herbs). However the seafood and white bean stew was delicious. I wish I’d forgone the starter and left more room for the...More

1  Thank Vronkins
Reviewed 19 April 2018

A smallish place so advisable to book ahead. Chef is a character and delivers great tasting food. The ambiance is warm and you could believe that you are dining in Portugal. The house wines served were very acceptable. We found the menus and specials of...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant. It has a lovely cosy atmosphere with lovely views of Mevagissey harbour. The octopus salad and the chorizo and black pudding starters were outstanding. The scallops were also perfectly cooked and delicious. For mains, we ordered the...More

1  Thank Sarah_Alan789
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Winner Winner Chicken(or most likely fish) Dinner Met some friends here and booked a table for 5 at this little restaurant on the harbour at Mevagissey. Some great fresh choices on blackboards supplemented by a short simple written menu If you like fish & seafood...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Delicious food cooked while you wait. I watched the chef preparing all the food before cooking each order as it arrived.The food was excellent and it was a lovely place to eat on our last night in Mevagissey. It must be great on a warm...More

Thank chrissie21Yorkshire
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Situated on the harbour in Mevagissey, we would highly recommend this restaurant. Family run, genuine Portuguese chef, very friendly service. We loved the chorizo and black pudding starter and the octopus salad. The seafood casserole was the best meal I had eaten during our week...More

1  Thank Sarah_Alan789
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Other holiday makers, in the pub, told us that they really enjoyed it at Alvorada so we booked up and had our dinner there on Saturday night. When we turned up it seemed that many of the diners were local people, that's a good sign!...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Came across this place quite by accident. Great little restaurant selling amazing Portuguese food. I had some of the best fish I've ever eaten, all the better as it was clearly freshly caught! Lovely atmosphere, very casual but cosy. A menu packed full of delicious...More

1  Thank lozzage
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Alison D
30 July 2015|
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Response from SueMevagissey | Property representative |
Good Afternoon We have two starters :- Mushrooms with garlic and white wine served with garlic toast or Portuguese cheese with quince, olives and garlic toast. Occasionally we have a special of Portuguese spicy goat's. For... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 East Quay | Mevagissey, Mevagissey PL26 6QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Mevagissey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 842055
  • E-mail
Description
Situated in the heart of Mevagissey. A traditional authentic Portuguese Restaurant seating up to 20 Serving fresh locally caught fish ( we supply the fish ourselves as Antonio, the chef is also a fisherman) and meat. Open for lunch serving Tapas and evenings serving a full menu. Wines , beers and spirits are all from Portugal. Family run business.
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