We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

O Lusitano

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Urb.Quinta da Correeira | Lote 54-Bloco 4, Albufeira 8200-353, Portugal
+351 289 592 217
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

363 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 259: English reviews
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood crepes, fresh tuna and sole along with great wine. We were served by the lovely Pedro. 10/10

Thank Lucy v
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I really struggle in Albufeira to get a good steak and love the steaks here. They have diferent styles to suit everyone tastes. Great selection of starters to share as a group.

Thank 326chaz
Albufeira, Portugal
1 review
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We loved going to O Lusitano! Great service, ambience and food! In the center of Albufeira but not in the middle of the crazyness so you can have a wonderful dinner. Will defenitely go again!

Thank icabtransfers
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Tried the Algarve Cataplana. Lots of food and it was great. We arrived early for dinner (7 PM) so the restaurant was quiet. By the time we left at 8:30 PM, the regulars started to arrive. So if you're accustomed to eating earlier than the Portuguese this is a great choice. You'll get great food and attentive service at a... More 

Thank Anna C
Preston, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
816 reviews
339 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 403 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

It is four years since we last visited and nothing has changed since. Excellent food wine and service at a resonable price. Recommended

Thank djpend
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This restaurant is tucked away but is easy enough to find and parking is easy. The place itself is very pleasant, the welcome is warm, and the food is very good if a little pricey. They have some slightly different items on their menu which adds interest so worth a try.

1 Thank 177briantd44
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant twice in this trip so far. Pedro is a wonderful host, a true gentleman and makes you feel very welcome. The food is excellent quality at very reasonable prices, the wine list is extensive and good value. We can recommend the cataplana which was excellent and on our second visit we had the swordfish special... More 

Thank K2006Mbro
Albufeira, Portugal
Level Contributor
1 review
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I usually recommend the restaurant to friends and clients who are visiting Albufeira. Although very close to the strip, it is quiet and beautiful. Its staff is warm and professional. The typical Portuguese food is very well made, and the wines are superb. It is certainly one of the best quality/price relation in Albufeira. 10/10!

Thank Gabriellima1973
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting the O lustiano restaurant tonight with our friends. The food served was of a very high standard we had a selection of starters, and for main courses we had steaks and fish. All meals were cooked to perfection Our waiter was Bruno who was absolutely fantastic and a great host . Finally I must mention... More 

Thank John M
Level Contributor
22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Called in today before flying back to the uk. Staff very attentive and s lovely restaurant. Soup to start with which was very nice followed by lamb chop's and a prawn omlete both served with homemade chips. The omlete was lacking prawns but we would dine here again when we return to the Algarve. The place was empty when we... More 

Thank smfSmf

Travellers who viewed O Lusitano also viewed

Albufeira, Faro District
Albufeira, Faro District
Albufeira, Faro District
Albufeira, Faro District

Been to O Lusitano? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urb.Quinta da Correeira | Lote 54-Bloco 4, Albufeira 8200-353, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 592 217
Traditional Portuguese Cuisine - Indoor Room, Terrace and Lounge - Open for Lunch and Dinner Closed on Sunday

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of O Lusitano and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from O Lusitano staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?