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Polvo & Companhia Restaurante

Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco N.0 10, Santa Luzia 8800-537, Portugal
+351 281 370 459
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread” (15 reviews)
“octopus” (77 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco N.0 10, Santa Luzia 8800-537, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the Algarve on holiday and wanted to have octopus for a late lunch before we headed to the airport. Santa Luzia is the octopus capita of the Algarve. Naturally we went there looking for a good restaurant that served the creature. Looked up TripAdvisor...More

Thank Ian M
PolvoeCompanhia, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Polvo & Companhia Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed your lunch. You're welcome to come back any time!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, great food (speciality is octopus) and five star service. Price is fair. We will definitely come back and recommend this restaurant.

Thank epicedu
PolvoeCompanhia, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Polvo & Companhia Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! You're welcome to come back any time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we just had starters with bread and salad. breaded octopus clams and tuna. all prepared beautifully.

Thank tyke63
PolvoeCompanhia, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Polvo & Companhia Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! See you soon!

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Perfect food, really worth a bit of extra cost. The service was quite pleasant as well. The spot is often crowded, but it's obvious why :)

Thank Stan K
PolvoeCompanhia, Gerente de relações públicas at Polvo & Companhia Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed it. See you soon.

Reviewed 30 June 2018

Dined in Polvo with my partner. What a delightful experience. The food was first class. The locally caught octopus was cooked to perfection. A busy place so it is advisable to get there early. Great atmosphere. Attentive staff, and excellent value for money. A lovely...More

Thank Bubba2105
PolvoeCompanhia, Gerente de relações públicas at Polvo & Companhia Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed your experience in our restaurant. You're welcome to come back any time.

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We visited the Polvo Restaurante - the menu looked great and every dish contained octopus. The restaurant was very busy when we arrived about 1pm. Lovely setting looking out onto the water. Nice table settings. Nice serving dishes. Nice presentation. Nice service. Everyone around us...More

Thank 996christinen
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

A group of 7 of us had dinner last night. It was my first visit, we sat inside, as it was a little windy. Wonderful menu - Polvo every which way..... Great service. I had Black linguine with Polvo and shrimps simply amazing. Great taste,...More

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This was the best meal we had during our 5 days stay in Portugal. The grilled octopus, grilled seabass and prawns with garlic and piripiri ... all yummie. They didn’t have sangria but they have very nice white wine from the tap and it’s cheap......More

Thank Dafne07
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Santa Luzia is a capital of octopus. If you love them, definately worth to visit. Not far from Tavira, in walking distance. The place is quiet busy, be prepared to wait, reserve a table or be on time of opening hours. Anyway it is worth...More

1  Thank Diana B
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My wife and I had an excellent lunch at Polvo & Companhia with Portuguese friends on April 29th. We had our lunch outside on a pleasant terrace. The restaurant offers a large choice of octopus dishes but also large shrimps and some fish. Santa Luzia...More

Thank Baulois1945
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco N.0 10, Santa Luzia 8800-537, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Santa Luzia
  • Phone Number: +351 281 370 459
  • E-mail
Description
Fusion cuisine, specialist in octopus, fish and seafood. Located in front of the Ria Formosa, Santa Luzia - the Capital of the octopus.
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