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Restaurante Malveiro

Estrada Vale de Eguas N. 169, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
+351 917 824 131
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawn curry” (14 reviews)
“curries” (8 reviews)
“surf and turf” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Estrada Vale de Eguas N. 169, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

This place is always high on our list of eateries to visit in the area. Leonel M is just the nicest guy and the most convivial and charming host you could wish for - and is a Montalbano look-alike, but even better looking! The various...More

Thank 555tonyl99
Reviewed 7 November 2017

drove past it many a times, but curiosity got the better of me... what a lovely place, wonderful staff, and absolutely delicious food

Thank Taqui Q
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant purely by accident, as we had been driving around Vale de Eguas trying to find another restaurant but had given up trying to find it and was about to head back to Almancil, when we saw Restaurante Malveiro. It's not...More

Thank BigBsdBoss
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Friendly welcome but things started to go wrong when we ordered the house red wine. They started saying it wasn't available and then said we had the old wine list but were not shown the new. Later we noticed another table had what looked like...More

Thank William A
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Nothing better than home cooked food Portuguese style! The steak here is melt in your mouth & the curries are fantastic. The monkfish dishes were sublime. The wine is a guest wine especially chosen. Very highly recommended

Thank MrsJW11
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We made reservations by phone, everything very friendly, table for two, choice between 19 and 22 hrs, so we booked the late round. The restaurant is on a road, a bit outside Almancil, parking might not be that easy. Reception was friendly, the restaurant has...More

1  Thank Albert-Ludmilla
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We went back having had a great meal last year. The kidd stew was still superb, the wine recommended by Lionel was very smooth indeed so i would recommend always asking his advice. Food was all good and the pre starter vegetable cake was so...More

Thank r2dd
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We visited there and we were welcomed by the owner! He talked us through the wines and gave information on Portuguese wines. I had the chicken curry and it was divine! Very nice place and I would definitely have it again

Thank 0llie02
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Great spicy dishes highly recommend & fantastic service also very authentic location will be back .......,,

Thank orla_8
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We went here twice whilst in the area. The first time was for a birthday celebration with a large family group, the second time a smaller group. The welcome from the owner and staff is excellent and they can't do enough for you, including having...More

Thank BirminghamBigFella
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24 August 2015|
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Response from GerryConnolly | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay . It is a quiet area and there is no problem in parking by the side of the road . Well worth it !!
10 August 2015|
Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
No the conservatory near the road is the brighter part of the restaurant , the back room can be quite dark. Been here in summer and spring /autumn time and would say in height of summer can be quite stifling if its a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Vale de Eguas N. 169, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 917 824 131
The restaurant Malveiro existed for 30 years in the AlgarveGiven the specificity of our customers only serve dinner. We are open every day during the month of August. In the remaining months we closed on Sunday.We serve lunches for groups only by appointment.
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