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O Poeta

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6 Av Sa Camo, Albufeira, Portugal
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

This was for many years our favourite restaurant. But.... It disappeared completely. Last week, on our way to O Poeta we noticed a very ugly non-portugese building instead. Could anybody tell us what happened? Has O Poeta perhaps moved to another location???

14 Thank west1000
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Great Food, friendly staff and a great Atmosphere, well worth a visit, you can sit on the terrace outside and people watch & even stay late for the great live bands !

Thank Dan1981Leics
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

You absolutely must visit O Poente - a traditional portugese restaurant which had delicious fresh local food. We would eat 4 mains, one desert, a beer and a wine (half a litre!) which would cost €20-25 each time whereas the meal in old town was €60! It's just locals in there which means the menu is in portugese! But we... More 

1 Thank SarafinaSarafina
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2015

Friendly staff, good food, good price. reasonable sized menu. Will go back. Did not dislike anything, was able to watch the sunset

Thank knowlewater
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

Visited this restaurant drawn in by the fabulous man walking around singing to diners. Excellent food - the best we had in Albufeira, my boyfriend claims best steak he's ever had, and because of this we visited a again, fajitas great, steak around meal for 2 with cocktails around €50 euros, but definitely worth it!

Thank Donouk
west midlands
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

We actually only went into this restaurant as the guy outside touting for business promised ALL cocktails for 4euros!!! We did ask if our favourite was included???? A BMW!!! Yes??? get in there!! after being really stung several times over our holiday for 'normal' drinks (a VAT 6 euros!) we thought just have a couple and stagger back to the... More 

Thank lesleysiv
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2014

Ideally situated on the strip for watching the hens and stags pass by, this restaurant served great Mexican food, the borito's were superb, the staff were very friendly and the whole experience was great. If we had been there longer than one week we would have definitely gone back.

1 Thank alanp343
Galway, Ireland
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is really good. Staff very friendly and food excellent! Fajitas are delicious and excellent desserts. Also do great cocktails for cheaper than other places.

Thank theetessa
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were passing the strip and every night it looked busy and we both love Mexican food so we thought we would give it a try, got seated straight away facing the the strip got drinks straight away we ordered the nachos and our mains which arrived no problem, they were lovely no complaints! We loved it... More 

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Crieff, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Visited here with 5 friends and from the outside this place looks good, reasonably busy so thought we'd give it a go Things started off ok, orders taken quickly, drinks arrived within a reasonable time. After waiting 40 mins on starters and watching the table beside us, who sat down 15 mins after us, receive their main courses we queried... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
International, European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Av Sa Camo, Albufeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira

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