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A Carpa

Centro Comercial Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-419, Portugal
+351 289 322 689
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mixed kebab” (32 reviews)
“steak” (39 reviews)
“hake” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Centro Comercial Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-419, Portugal
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We have eaten many times at A Carpa,and always walk away full, my particular favourite is the mixed meat kebab, its doesn't look too much when it first arrives, but I really struggle to finish it. Great value. The fish is always fresh and the...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Here is great little restaurant for family's great kids menu and nothing is to much trouble if you would like something different , I asked for little bits of the menu a couple of times and it was delivered perfectly , spoke excellent English and...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Can get very busy. Lots of tables I can be booked. Good sign. Dont mind the wait as food is good. I order 1/2 kebab as full one too much. Very clean. Good food staff are very good always ready to help. Well done Antonio....More

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice in our 4night stay,if was only 1 minuite from our hotel. I had the mixed kebab both times and my partner had the grilled steak and it ws to die for !! Not only was the food amazing it was...More

Thank cwade1406
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We found this restaurant on our first night in Vilamoura and it was the best restaurant we were in.The food was excellent and staff really friendly.Very homely and welcoming

Thank DonegalPatrick
Reviewed 17 October 2017

excellent menu choice, ate there 4 times in a 2 week period would have been more but we were out and about and didnt get back intime. advisable to book a table as tends to get busy/booked up.

Thank MrsDeponeo
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Went here on recommendation from a fellow holiday maker. x2 bread couvert were bland and stale. I had the prawn garlic starter and I have tasted better rubber, obviously frozen. I ordered the "portuguese steak" which was basically a very thin piece of minute steak,...More

Thank 214Wainwrights
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Even now 4 weeks on I am still salivating when I think about A Carpa's Mixed large cuts of tender Beef (steak), Chicken and Pork on a skewer, its called a Kebab but not the sort we get at home. The chips, my god the...More

Thank AJGConnolly
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Lovely food, staff and good value. Complimentary Baileys after our meal was a nice touch. Good for kids too. Will return :)

Thank neil k
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We went to this Restaurant on the recommendation of others and what a let down Had booked and when we arrived as still very warm asked for outside but none available Then when we were seated a miraculous table appeared free outside, after 20 mins...More

Thank Deborah A
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Alison D
23 August 2017|
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Response from Wayne10w | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so but did not look that hard not being a vegetarian, if you eat fish then it's a yes.
29 March 2016|
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Response from blueally | Reviewed this property |
I do know this is not a question.....I was merely trying to help notify the owners of the mistake, never-mind i'll inform them in person this July....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-419, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 322 689
A real gem. Father and son run and it is where all the British Ex-Pats eat as excellent value for money.
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