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Restaurant Florian

R Van Zanten, Loule 8135, Portugal
+351 289 396 674
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“turbot” (19 reviews)
“iberico pork” (4 reviews)
“smoked eel” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
R Van Zanten, Loule 8135, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Last night, 7 November 2018, we attended a private dinner at Restaurant Florian. The meal was nothing less than spectacular! Smoked Duck, Turbot, Tender Veal steak and apple dessert with vanilla icecream. This is one of the best meals that I have ever had! The...More

Thank 766harveyp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most places we go to in this part of Portugal are fish specialists. However at Florian's it is definitely all about meat. Really tasty and well-presented dishes served in a restaurant with excellent service and ambiance. No wonder we go back time and time again!

Thank Ashsaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very satisfied with our evening dinner for four. Pricey but the quality and cooking is excellent. Nice ambience and very good service.

Thank Naznin K
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This restaurant set on a smaller side road in one of the many developments in the area, is nicely decorated, has a very pleasant outdoor garden, and very good food and service. In particular, my five stars is for their “Iberian Pork” a house specialty....More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

What a delightful find. Food was delicious, beautifully presented, good portions and hot. Staff were helpful and charming. Go and enjoy

Thank LondonCher
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve have been here many times over the years , service and cooking always excellent , the reviews on here are right about cats roaming around which I’m sure isn’t for everybody . The one thing I will bring up is that the menu could...More

Thank SW32AG
Reviewed 25 September 2018

You pay 5 star You get 5 star. Excellent restaurant run by a very capable dutch couple. The highlight is the imported smoked eal which is simply delicious. Our South African waiter was a gent and very professional

Thank donalbresnihan
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Pros 1. Great food - few fish dishes 2. Attentive service 3. Wonderful location 4. Well priced wines Cons 1. Too many smokers at adjacent tables 2. Cats roving around 3. Having paid €175 (including tip) no offer of a 'drink on the house'. 4....More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We have been coming to this restaurant regularly now for over twenty years when we stay here on the Algarve. Working in the industry I am well aware that every kitchen can have a bad night and tonight was certainly one of those nights. We...More

5  Thank nmm200364
Reviewed 15 September 2018

From the moment we arrived (a little before their regular opening time), the service was impeccable: all the staff were thoughtful, considerate, and knowledgeable with a nice sense of humour. The dishes we chose were excellent but everything on the menu was tempting. After our...More

1  Thank Pat G
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28 June 2018|
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Response from notladanna | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. Yes you can make reservations!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R Van Zanten, Loule 8135, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 396 674
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