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Royal Orchid - CLOSED

Beco Bernardino de Sousa, Albufeira 8200-018, Portugal
+351 289 502 505
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
8 Sep 2014
“It was closed !!”
15 Apr 2014
“Miss it- miss out!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Beco Bernardino de Sousa, Albufeira 8200-018, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 8 September 2014

This was directly opposite out hotel but it was closed the whole week we were there (Sept 14). Shame as it looked interesting, now sure if its closed for good or if it was just holidays

2  Thank suzifloozi44
Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

I visit Albufeira several times a year as I have family here and the Royal Orchid is a must for me! It is slightly more expensive than your average restaurant but in my option, well worth it! I stick with my Thai red chicken curry...More

4  Thank Diddles28
Reviewed 30 October 2013

We love Thai cuisine and were very disappointed with the bland, poorly cooked meals here, definitely not authentic Thai. We chose the 5 dishes for 2 people inc small glass of beer/wine 40euros plus additional dishes and starters. Really poor value given the small servings,...More

Thank Nainy1959
Reviewed 24 October 2013

I was surprised at how poor the food and service was given some of the reviews, so I have to give them the benefit of the doubt, maybe it was a one-off. We went for the special offer for two, thinking it would be good...More

Thank rickbet
Reviewed 24 October 2013 via mobile

I went to go in to the Royal Orchid and changed my mind, as I was leaving their street representative stopped us, and asked if we wanted a table, we said no it's ok. He started telling us how good it was and the value...More

1  Thank motorcar1
Reviewed 20 October 2013

my sister and I had a lovely meal here, she was averse to the spicy dish she ordered and the very attentive staff saw to it that she got a new, more suitable dish for her tastebuds at no extra cost, and even made sure...More

Thank martina-olivia
Reviewed 12 October 2013

The restaurant itself is in a nice location and is quite different with an oriental look and feel. The staff were friendly, and the price good. The food however was just about average, nothing wrong with it, but missing the wow factor.

Thank promobull99
Reviewed 5 October 2013

I didn't know about this place when I visited Albufeira so it was a pleasant surprise to find it there. As many others have said the place appears to have a lot of money spent on it and the dining area in particular looks very...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 27 September 2013

We are both glad we visited this eatery, pleasantly surprised with the spacious setting and outside space. The food was very good however the member of staff that served us could have paid a little more attention and did lack sparkle, maybe it had been...More

Thank SWcouple
Reviewed 23 September 2013

This restaurant is hidden away a little from the main drag, you see the sign but it looks tiny and you get no idea of the inside. Consequently, when we actuallly went inside we were very pleasantly surprised to see how large it was, that...More

Thank Crazeecatz
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beco Bernardino de Sousa, Albufeira 8200-018, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 502 505
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