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Restaurante O Alcaide

Rua da Porta da Vila, 18, Lagos 8600-547, Portugal
+351 282 789 309
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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18:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Rua da Porta da Vila, 18, Lagos 8600-547, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice little restaurant, great food, our steaks were superb, as were the excellent converts before the main course. The young gentleman waiter is not very warm or welcoming, but that’s just his personal style. If you can deal with this, you will enjoy your...More

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant because it had great reviews. The service was good and the waitress were friendly however the food was average and highly overpriced.

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The food was superb! Well presented and most importantly, tasted great. The restaurant itself is a bit off the beaten the track but is only a 5-10 min walk from the marina. It is a bit pricier than other restaurants in Lagos but it’s reflected...More

Thank Greg_James87
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant. There is a decent choice of dishes, and the whole represents good value for the quality. The service is also attentive and efficient. However, the youngish waiter makes you feel like you are in the golf club incorrectly attired. We...More

Thank factual2018
LucioDias, Owner at Restaurante O Alcaide, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hello thnks for your review. Hope to see you return. And about the waiter, well its me the “waiter” writing this to you cause iam the Proprietor, and my face its just like this i dont do fake smiles sir, and my disposition varies depending...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

We live in nearby Luz, and we'd been eyeing this wee restaurant for ages - primarily because the menu showed they served Chateaubriand, a rare oddity in Portugal! Our expectations weren't high, more curiosity - because He's Parisian French, and I'm an Aussie, both of...More

Thank 11jans11
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We were late one evening and we tried to find a place to eat! Our villa receptionist recommended this place so we went. It was quiet as it was late, and we ordered the veal. It was really tasty. The staff are nice too.

Thank Sabrinaselv
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We both had a good meal consisting of grilled fish and veal medallions. Service was fine and prompt.

Thank claudehaw
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I used to consider this restaurant one if my favorites and the best steak in Lagos, however I'm not so sure now. This visit just didn't give us the 'wow, this is the best' feeling. All our food was good, but there are lots of...More

Thank restaurantreviewguy
Reviewed 16 October 2017

An absolute delightful small comfortable family restaurant. A must visit for food lovers would suggest booking to ensure a table.

Thank Fergus L
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I would like to thank Isabel for making our meal so special 13 is a lot to cater for and once again the food was fabulous we never miss a meal here every time we come to alvor it is a special hidden gem. See...More

Thank elephantgil
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7 September 2017|
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Response from LucioDias | Property representative |
Call +351 282 789 309 to make reservations pls!
12 November 2015|
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Response from LucioDias | Property representative |
Hello we are gong to close on 23,24 and 25 during Dezember!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Porta da Vila, 18, Lagos 8600-547, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 789 309
Welcome to Restaurant 'O Alcaide', a very nice place for lunch or dinner in a family atmosphere, a delicious meal accompanied by good wine. Come and see our specialties!Opened in September 2009, O Alcaide is located at Rua Porta da Vila, near the Fire Department in Lagos. O Alcaide is the ideal place to enjoy your meal in a relaxed and familiar ambient. O Alcaide is open everyday for lunch and dinner.
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