We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

2 Passos

Praia do Ancao, Almancil 8136-905, Portugal
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (26 reviews)
“sea bass” (30 reviews)
“brown rice” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Praia do Ancao, Almancil 8136-905, Portugal
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (430)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 301 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The warm welcome and the attentive and caring service are the outstanding characteristics of this 1A beach restaurant. The food quality is near to perfect. Try the fish in salt crust and the prawns in garlic sauce for starters!

Thank AKPlatinum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We knew when we came back to visit the Algarve this was going to be a must stop. The location is peaceful and the food fresh and delicious. Services also top notch. Thank you!!

Thank Vanessa V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place! We went there for lunch and it was really good. The fish was really great. I love desserts and they have great choices, the three flavours of the algarve (pie) was delicious. And besides the great food, the location and view...More

Thank Claudia V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic selection of fresh shellfish and fish. The wines are amazing and the service is warm and friendly!

Thank Mario S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the king prawns for lunch with their special rice and crusty bread could not think of a better way to have lunch with friends. If you get a chance to visit then don't miss it

Thank ron m
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here a number of times over the years and it always lives up to expectations. Wonderful setting Efficient service Delicious food - seafood is a must We will be back!

1  Thank Ashsaw
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful beach front restaurant, casual and relaxed, but it's not a beach bar, so don't turn up in your swimwear with a sarong! Wonderful fresh fish and seafood, good wine and charming service. Obviously all of the above does not come cheap...More

3  Thank CTAlgarve
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

A very good restaurant serving excellent fresh fish in a stunning setting overlooking the beautiful sandy dunes and beach. Very pleasant and efficient staff. Definitely worth a visit!

2  Thank Philip893
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Have been coming here since they began. Never disappoints. My favourite restruant to eat ever !!! Situation is perfect. Staff and service superb. Food and drinks exceptional. Super basic interior with extremely high standards of cleanliness We came in June August & September in 2017...More

2  Thank Yorkiejoblingpurser
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Informal, no fuss, very good fresh food, some good wines, a light airy restaurant with a view and access to the beach, what’s not to like! Salt bake sea bass, turbot, split prawns in chilli and garlic butter very good indeed. This was the best...More

2  Thank David H
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Almancil
Formosa Park Hotel & Apartments
258 reviews
.48 km away
Encosta do Lago
47 reviews
1.05 km away
Ria Park Garden Hotel
130 reviews
1.30 km away
Ria Park Hotel&Spa
472 reviews
1.40 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Casa Velha
166 reviews
1.44 km away
387 reviews
1.57 km away
Casa do Lago Restaurant
486 reviews
1.27 km away
Bovino Steakhouse
439 reviews
1.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
San Lorenzo Golf Course
297 reviews
3.13 km away
Vale do Lobo
189 reviews
3.21 km away
Church of Sao Lourenco de Almancil
287 reviews
6.00 km away
7 reviews
3.32 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jack W
7 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
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|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Kerry M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure - we went for a drink one night and booked while we were there.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praia do Ancao, Almancil 8136-905, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing