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fisherman's rest

Down At Sea Front | alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
+351 282 458 170
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sardines” (23 reviews)
“fresh fish” (16 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Soups
$$ - $$$
Down At Sea Front | alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great meal - fresh seabass which was perfectly de-boned by the waiter... Great service, lovely wine, would reccomend

Thank CKork
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ordered..wait was very long. Staff weren't very friendly. I ordered plain chicken. Was nice but not the nicest. Parents ordered fish between them. After a long wait the meals finally arrived. The man who filleted their fish rushed through it. In every bite of...More

Thank Why_tho
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit and our last. There were two items on the menu not available, then once choices had been made, the wait was very long - about 45 minutes. The chicken was overcooked, but I suppose that can be a matter of...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great find, amazing food , friendly staff would definitely recommend. Look out for the specials board good value fresh fish, filleted at our table too.

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable meal at this restaurant. We shared a bbq sausage to start. Most of the food is cooked on the bbq in full view. We all tried something different. One had the fresh fish, another the calamari, another the piri piri...More

Thank Bowlesuk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here the other evening with our 2-year-old. Service friendly, they made a real effort with our daughter and made us feel very welcome. It's beautiful setting near the water front and the fish we had (golden bream) was very fresh and tasty, which they...More

Thank Sibby_leeds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always visit this restaurant when in Alvor - It's our favourite fish restaurant by far. Once you have picked what type of fish you like, they bring it to your table to inspect, then cook it on the open BBQ. The flavour and freshness...More

Thank TriciaBishop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited last week and the food was delicious. I had the lamp chops. Service was slow but your are on you holidays so what is the panic.Also had a lovely Irish coffee. The restaurant is very busy between the hours of 7 and 9. If...More

Thank 12Holidays2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Among a slew of restaurants along the waterfront in Alvor. The place has a huge charcoal grill up front. Pretty much every order is grilled there. We started with Sardine and split a large red fish,not snapper, for dinner. Everything is done to perfection. Service...More

Thank ebweng
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here as recommended by our taxi driver. We both love fish. I ordered the sole and my husband ordered the red snapper. They weigh the fish and show it to you on a plate, tell you the weight and then cook it...More

Thank Emma D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Down At Sea Front | alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 458 170
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