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Tasca do Petrol

Corgo Do Vale | Coordenadas: N 37º17'54.29 W8º37'46.31, Monchique 8550-117, Portugal
+351 282 955 117
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“black pudding” (7 reviews)
“pork” (17 reviews)
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Corgo Do Vale | Coordenadas: N 37º17'54.29 W8º37'46.31, Monchique 8550-117, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant in early March, 2018 with my brother and his wife. They had stumbled on the restaurant a couple of weeks earlier on their way to Monchique. They were hungry, saw all the cars, which incited them to try it. They were...More

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 6 December 2017

While I agree that the place has good food, it's packed with locals, the staff speaks English, is overall nice, and prices are fair, there was something off. Perhaps the manager just didn't have his day, or it was because I was having dinner solo...More

1  Thank ChrisAckermans
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Make sure you are hungry if you want to get the best of this restaurant. Big plates full of tasty lamb chops, pork fillet etc. Nice atmosphere with friendly competent staff. Excellent House wine. Very reasonable pricing.

Thank WRB_Kawakuchi
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Went to Tasca do Petrol with three old friends for a real moutain meal and it was fantastic for starters we had local black pudding,chorizo,smoked ham and pieces pork in pork fat and paprika ,for mains we had roasted pork leg;wild board stew,chicken in the...More

Thank Tomane F
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This October the Alvor area has been manic. So we ventured up the Sera de Monchique towards Marmelete to find this restaurant that many have said was good. A long way up but easy to find. The staff were mostly excellent and friendly but the...More

Thank 308Diane
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Good food, excelent food , you can call it confort food but it is much more. It's a new experience. The staff? Incredible!! If you want to discover what costumer service care is, go there. The simple things are often the best ones. I felt...More

Thank pedrolx2016
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Another little gem while driving around. A clean well run establishment with English speaking staff who were very helpful in explaining the menu and serving us a wonderful lunch . You can sit out on the porch to enjoy your meal and watch the world...More

Thank Wendy T
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here on the 19th September and had a lovely meal. Great Friendly Service, Chicken Piri Piri and leg of pork. Beers ,water & coffee. Excellent value for money...€23 all in! Best meal of the trip so far!

Thank pathanlon1
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We visited 4 years ago and gave this place a decent review, however it was different this time as far as the front of house staff were concerned. The waiter wasn't at all friendly and made it clear that we could only order from one...More

1  Thank Ohdear_8
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We called in for lunch without a booking and the staff were very welcoming. We arrived mid afternoon so there was just 4 dishes to choose from. We chose the chicken dish which really was delicious and the only negative would be that the chicken...More

Thank Gail W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$17 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corgo Do Vale | Coordenadas: N 37º17'54.29 W8º37'46.31, Monchique 8550-117, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Monchique
  • Phone Number: +351 282 955 117
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