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2 Passos

Praia do Ancao, Almancil 8136-905, Portugal
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“lobster” (27 reviews)
“sea bass” (31 reviews)
“brown rice” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Praia do Ancao, Almancil 8136-905, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of my all time favorites. But then I always order the same. 3 unidades of gigant gambas with african Rice. Everything else on the menu looks nice too but I stick to the prawns. Expensive but worth it

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Location is fabulous - to get there one has to proceed along a boardwalk whilst looking at this restaurant, resting on stilts with a magnificent view of the sea. A really romantic location, with the beautiful beach a further short walk along the boardwalk....More

Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This continues to be one of the most delightful dining experiences. It is a beautifully appointed restaurant with great views. The ambience and comfort is exceptional The service friendly and efficient. The wine is well priced and the food is outstanding. The fresh fish is...More

Thank Max H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent! Delicious! Efficient staff, though a little pricey. Right on the beach, an easy walk from a sligtly chaotic car park.

Thank AMacEdinburgh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant. Casual, relaxed environment but with glorious food. It’s certainly not cheap, but for the taste and the quality it’s absolutely worth it. We ate garlic prawns followed by lobster casserole, both were delicious. The prawns were huge, the lobster was fresh, so fresh...More

Thank katy254
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem, based on the beach with a walkway to it. It has the most beautiful views of the coastline and surrounding area. The fish is locally caught and is a delight to eat. Friendly and helpful staff are on hand to...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Amazing restaurant right on the beach. We turned up for lunch without a reservation and were warmly welcomed and they managed to find us an outdoor table despite being very busy. Quality of food and service was excellent and far better than the famed Gigi...More

Thank Mo S
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Visited shortly after the new 2 Passos opened and was unimpressed - Tried again this week and WOW it was absolutely excellent - food and service were outstanding on a very busy Sunday Lunch. Clams and appetiser platter really good and Sea Bass baked in...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Just spectacular, and so different than most any other place you’ll go on the beach. A very modern and sleek outdoor bar area, and a vet cool dining room. There was obviously a lot of attention paid to detail in terms of the design, the...More

Thank LSquared_11
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Fav dish was the 2 Passos prawns - incredible !!! Few jugs of sangria , lunch, and upto the roof top bar for a few G&Ts ... can’t fault the place ! First visit - frequent to the area- defiantly on the list for next...More

Thank JKZ10
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Jack W
7 December 2017|
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Response from andyash61 | Reviewed this property |
2 Passos will be closed, Maria's will be open but I would imagine pretty booked up by now.
Guy W
16 June 2017|
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Response from 941citytraveller2016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if there is a children's menu but while I have seen kids there I don't associate it with a place I would take kids. It is a little too expensive and the ambiance if definitely more adult
9 July 2015|
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Response from Kerry M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure - we went for a drink one night and booked while we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praia do Ancao, Almancil 8136-905, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
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