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Rua do Alportel N0 38, Faro 8000-293, Portugal
+351 969 441 381
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“clams” (6 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
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Rua do Alportel N0 38, Faro 8000-293, Portugal
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

It was very quiet in the restaurant when we visited as there was only one other couple. The staff was very friendly with a little snack (fish croquets) and a drink for free before and after the meal. I had the baby squids and my...More

Thank 115evelineb
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Small restaurant away from the competition, thought we were on to a sure thing. In reality we couldn't wait to leave!!! We were the first customers of the day and were not greeted with a hello. Waiter who brought our food avoided eye contact. We...More

Thank Trayee
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Not what it used to be. Chaotic service, tasteless Xarém com Conquilhas, which was a house specialty. Avoid it.

Thank agiliop
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Although it serves a great variety of regional food, it is most famous for the 'Xerém', a moorish-influenced dish (Zerem) made with corn flour and enriched with clams. Not the cheapest place around but it is very central and a great choice for good regional...More

Thank Vitor B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We ordered fillet steak with peppercorn sauce and chips.A bit of a mistake as this restaurant are serving a large amount of Chrisps all around the steak and as the Americans, call Chrisps chips.The steak was nice and tender.The wine was good.The staff very friendly.

Thank bluebellgirl_101
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Nice little restaurant with great service and good food. The young lad working as the waiter was great and all in all I would have no hesitation in returning.

1  Thank chrischardy
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I had Algarve carrots to start - I have had these elsewhere and enjoyed them very much and they were in good olive oil. Here the carrots were freezing cold out of the fridge and watery. As a main course I had 'bean clams' on...More

1  Thank Susi L
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Lovely people, lovely place. Near the city centre serving fine local food. Highly recommended. Some unusual dishes. I had the streak fish but have no idea what it was. Nice though!

Thank Davie01954
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great staff, food and prices! I definitely recommend this if you want to try real Portuguese food. We had the fried octopus and it was great.

Thank Sazira
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Just on the centre of Faro, close to the main church, a local restaurant with reliable service and good traditional dishes from the region of Algarve, mainly seafood dishes

Thank Arlivrett1953
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Alportel N0 38, Faro 8000-293, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 969 441 381
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