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Restaurante Gamboa

Rua Manuel dos Santos Vaquinhas, Loule 8135-173, Portugal
+351 289 048 733
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (18 reviews)
“prawns” (26 reviews)
“pate” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Rua Manuel dos Santos Vaquinhas, Loule 8135-173, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has an uninspiring frontage that looks more like a small street cafe. however what is offered inside is unbelievable . My wife and I have been twice this week as we couldn't believe that the food and service we had received on our...More

Thank OxfordshireLes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table for 10. Prawn and muscles starters were first class. Children’s portions were enormous. Steaks were done just right. Head waiter has extraordinary knowledge of menu and they can adjust recipes to taste. The waiter also picks up his guitar and sings...More

Thank Sightseer55525000114
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy a good meal, nice meat, great fresh fish and lovely black beans. Super service by attentive and welcoming staff.

Thank NGreig100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Gamboa Restaurant presents itself as a restaurant where families and friends enjoy the food, main dishes, drinks and desserts, offered by a very friendly and professional staff.

Thank DiscPR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is excellent. We went on a Tuesday but could not get a table fully booked so booked for the following evening. It was not a disappointment. The staff run around but are very helpful. The tables are close together but this did not...More

Thank sylvester7777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I, together with a another couple, experienced a top quality and very entertaining meal in Gamboa restaurant in recent days. In particular, the standard of the food was very good – – but perhaps not five-star. Then again, the prices were reasonable...More

Thank Courtmac2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a real gem. Whilst it is pretty basic inside (this is part of its charm) the food and hospitality is certainly not! We have now sampled many dishes from the menu and are never disappointed. The quality is great and the pricing offers...More

1  Thank stevewhiting
Reviewed 29 September 2018

It was nice to find a decent restaurant in the traditional Portuguese style in this area of expensive and pretentious diners. Inside it was actually more attractive than we expected. The boss man whose name we didn’t find out put everything into making the evening...More

Thank Bazza14
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Good well-cooked and plentiful food, reasonably priced, in a pleasant town restaurant with nice helpful staff. It's been extended since our visit last year and now has outdoor seating at the back. Gets very busy which means service is sometimes slow but it's worth the...More

Thank plumble
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The boss will sing, play guitar and serenade you with a list of the wonderful fish and meat that they serve if asked nicely, accompanied with the most helpful and friendly staff. Each plateful can be cooked to in a Portuguese style or more to...More

Thank Neil S
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andrea m
17 April 2017|
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Response from Edward M | Reviewed this property |
Last time I looked it from 12.00 noon till midnight. You would be best to look it up on your phone before going.
28 September 2016|
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Response from SaraS1233 | Reviewed this property |
There's a couple of tables outside 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Manuel dos Santos Vaquinhas, Loule 8135-173, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 048 733
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