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Restaurante Malveiro

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Estrada Vale de Eguas N. 169, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
+351 917 824 131
19:00 - 22:00
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Vilamoura, Portugal
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best breads I have had in the last years. We started with a lovely chamusa, we had traditional prawn curry, to be honest a bit more chilly would be interesting but I understand not everybody enjoys the same way. Was a bit over cooked to be honest. My wife had lamb and she loved it! Would easily... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This experience was the best surprise in years. Lovely space, extraordinary staff. Real simple and tasty menu. The wine selection is great, although I could say that a bit expensive. A return for sure for degustation of a couple more specialities of the house.

Thank Manuel M
Lewes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service is always great and consistent going again in three weeks so will update when I return

Thank wilmy1
Staplehurst, United Kingdom
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice after being recommended by a friend. Malveiro is owned by Lionel who is a really nice guy who is happy to explain anything on the menu. His staff are also very efficient and attentive. All the food my family had was superb and everyone commented on how lovely it was, I would definitely recommend the Prawn... More 

Thank Rich G
Mijas, Spain
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived to be greeted by the family and shown to a table in what is like a family dining room. The food is all home cooked and quite authentic. A lovely plate of starters arrived under the title of "cover". No need for a starter after this. For the main I had the kid a good choice. Lovely wine... More 

Thank Mike G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

A lovely restaurant a little off the beaten track, the cuisine is unique and excellent value, try their home made organic red wine too!

Thank David G
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Great food from Moçambique with some dishes you had never before. Great service with incredible entries on request. Good wines and Service, a pleasure to go there several times per year.

Thank Wbello
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We have been here many times over the past few years and it's always brilliant. The style of cooking is somewhat rustic but cleverly and neatly presented. They serve food you really want to eat, and it's so relaxed and friendly. In fact it's usually full of regulars who all seem to know each other but don't be put off... More 

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Semington, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Not a great location but worth a visit. Somewhat different cuisine: I don't think I've eaten kid before. Good value.

Thank Philip H
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Eclectic interior, but I liked the fact that the owner (Lionel) meets everyone at the door and seems to take a personal interest in your dining experience. They've had wine made for them (red and white) and whilst you mull over the menu you get served a nice little selection of nibbles, and to try the wine. Everyone seems to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Portuguese, Mediterranean, European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?