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Rua Direita 4A, Luz 8600, Portugal
+351 282 767 350
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the Best around with Food, Prices and Service, the Only thing you have to remember is to BOOK! With Patricio, Fabio and John and the Lady Chefs one cannot do any better than come here. The Prawn with Curry sauce as well as the Chicken with Curry sauce then there is the Shrimp Scampi to name but a... More 

Thank Mike T
Aarhus, Denmark
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We only tried this restaurant because Chiccas was unexpectedly closed. A fully booked restaurant, but the kind waiter managed to get us a table. The food was a little above average, but ordinary and nothing special at all.

Thank Linda H
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Luz. Good food and excellent service and very good value all add up to a great restaurant with friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Docman76
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Revisited Onda'Luz twice in last fortnight and as always it was up to its usual high standard. Looking forward to returning in June.

Thank lem_jpm
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful restaurant, very comfortable,clean, the staff are so helpful and friendly, You must book very popular place.the fish is so fresh and flavour great, my husband had Stroganoff, comment, excellent!! Will be visiting again.

Thank doff80
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to get a table on Thursday but they were full. So make sure you book ahead. It didn't disappoint with delicious fish. My husband had fresh cod in tomato sauce which he said was amazing. I had golden bream with shrimp sauce which was also fantastic and perfectly cooked. Lovely cosy restaurant not to be missed and very... More 

Thank Barbara J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our extanded family had the pleasure of eating the fish kebab with monkfish and schrimps, lamb racks and swordfish. Very delicious indeed. Good local groceries and precise cocking. Staff was very friendly and service minded. Only downside in my opinion is the pre fabricated desserts, I know these are popular around here but I am quite certain that the obviously... More 

Thank Martinaskne
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended this restaurant by the reception staff at our resort but the first evening that we attempted to eat there we found that they were full so we made a reservation for the following evening. We subsequently had a very good meal, so much so that we made a further reservation for later in the same week and... More 

Thank Col360
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We wandered in to OndaLuz late on a Saturday evening, forgetting that our favorite restaurant, Chicca's, was closed that day.. Much to our tentative surprise, we were greeted very warmly and immediately ushered to a table. I ordered a chicken dish, while my husband had a vegetable choice. Both were equally satisfying and tasty. The service was generous and relaxed.... More 

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

My parents stay in Luz every February for a month and I join them for part of their stay.Last night we went to OndaLuz for a meal.We were warmly welcomed and looked after fantastically throughout the evening. My parents had the lamb stew and golden bream. I had mixed kebab which was so tender and beautifully cooked. My sister flies... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Direita 4A, Luz 8600, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 767 350
OndaLuz on the entrance to Praia da Luz, near when Rua da Varzea meets the Rua Direita, is a really nice traditional Portuguese Restaurante, know for its fish dishes, but it also has a wide variety of meat and seafood, you should also try the house especial lamb.

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