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Restaurante A Floresta

Urbanizacao Encosta do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
+351 289 323 232
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“monkfish rice” (4 reviews)
“piri piri” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Urbanizacao Encosta do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In the area playing Golf with my Son's. We had been to a few other places where food was good with great atmosphere but very expensive..Although this restaurant did not have the same ambience the food was very good and not so expensive..In a way...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Floresta is now run by Rui who is extremely experienced and knows how to take care of his guests and their stomachs. Excellent local dishes like MonkFish rice ( don't miss it and get it bubbling away in the pot), Piri-piri (grilled perfectly), grilled fish...More

1  Thank HKJR
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

What a great spot. Perfectly grilled black pork with great service. Will be back soon to try the monkfish rice.

2  Thank JonnieP
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying at hotel next door of same name. It advertised set menu for 13.50 but this was unavailable. We ordered a bottle of Vino Verde which arrived promptly. Ignored entres. My companion had cod and I had fish of the day with veggies....More

Thank RaphaelDingli
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant is adjacent to a similarly named apartment block so has adequate partking ant the junction of the road from Quarteira to Vale de Lobo and to Almancil. The restaurant has an outside terrace quite close to a road - not too busy but...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This is a simple cute restaurant that is unfortunately not a hot spot. It's usually only 8-10 tables that are occupied. There is a nice outdoor terrace that is very peaceful. The seafood is top quality but at very reasonable prices which is very hard...More

Thank Raman K
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Tivoli, Lagos and this restaurant was just round the corner. We discovered it on our first night in Lagos and ended up eating here twice during our three night stay. The food was good quality and freshly cooked while you waited....More

Thank Suewwfc
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Incredible service. The owner was extremely hospitable towards us, and made us feel welcome and at home throughout the whole meal. They were extremely attentive and happy to help. Food was extremely tasty. Value for money was incredible compare to other restaurants in the area....More

1  Thank oliverward26
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Between 2005 & 2011 we spent a fair bit of time in this area and ate in A Floresta once - not a good experience, food was average and we were plagued by flies & mosquitoes. Roll the clock forward, we met friends there recently...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

One of our favourites for lunch. 3 course lunch for under 15 euros, that can't be bad! Good choice of dishes for all three courses. Staff very friendly and helpful. Nice inside and out.

Thank Daca60
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13 December 2017|
Response from SPOONER47 | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner & have never been in the area at Christmas time so unfortunately I can’t help, so sorry. Suggest you call them, they can speak English.
Linda t
31 August 2015|
Response from Max H | Reviewed this property |
I am not quite sure what you want. The menu is typical Portugeese BBQ restaurant food. It does good BBQd Fish, Chicken, Lamb and Steaks. The Rice is a speciality as it is brown piri piri rice. The bbqd chicken can also be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urbanizacao Encosta do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 323 232
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