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La Tavira Romana

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Main Square, Tavira, Portugal
+351 281 323 451
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have been going there for years, coffee, drinks, snacks, crepes and of course ice cream! No longer the case gone is the cafe, now a posh off licence, which sells a smaller range of ice cream! Must have their reasons for the change, but always seemed to be a successful format...bring back the old format, please!

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Thank peter b
Leeds
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218 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cafe. Good choice of cakes. Service quick and pleasant. Nice quiet square. Menu ok. Nice place to relax after a walk around town

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Thank Karen_2H20
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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226 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We seem to be stopping by here every day while staying in Tavira. Very friendly lady lots of different ice creams. Decent scoop and good value then we go and sit on the steps and watch the world go by while eating it.

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Thank lesleypuplett
London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This used to be one of the most popular snack bars/cake shop and ice cream place in Tavira. Its location next to the Roman bridge ensured that the tables outside were always busy and bustling. Yes, it had its ups and downs with the service, but we never had a problem with any of the staff there. However, for some... More 

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Thank phonelessinphuket
Dublin
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240 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We decided we needed a bowl of mixed ice cream with all the go withs' and toppings. This ice cream shop is located right beside the Roman Bridge. We sat at a table outside and waited on service. Nothing. Eventually we went inside only to find the staff chatting among themselves. Most of the outside tables were empty. The selection... More 

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Thank BOXtheFOX
Cheshire, England
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80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband kept being drawn back here for the wonderful ice-cream whilst we wandered around the town. Lots of flavours to choose from so you won't be disappointed.

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Thank Holidayheaven
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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242 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We were on a tour of the East of the Algarve and stopped in Tavira for a while. On a hot day we had a delicious ice cream.

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Thank Charles_and_Susan
Sligo
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I came here on a day trip. I spent two lovely hours in Taveria on a day trip. I came across this restaruant and went in and had lovey breakfast. The orange juice was freshly squeezed and breakfast was very nice. The portions were very generous. Taveria is a beautiful quaint town in the Eastern Algarve, with beautiful cobbled streets... More 

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Thank Agnes H
Skipton
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137 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Stopped for a juice and a pastry - it was lovely. The juice was freshly squeezed - as was the case in most Cafes in Tavira - and the pastry was lush! A good place to sit - at the foot of the Roman Bridge - and watch the world pass by. Great service - and reasonably priced.

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Thank Ruthiebabes007
Stafford, United Kingdom
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356 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We didn't eat but had a few drinks. Most of the tables were occupied but the servers were efficient and attended to us promptly. A jug of white sangria is €9 which is a very good price considering the bar is in the main square. Finished off with a couple of crepes which the ladies appreciated. Good location to people... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Square, Tavira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Tavira
  • Phone Number: +351 281 323 451

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?