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Snack-Bar Galactica

Avenida 25 de Abril | Rua da Liberdade, Olhao 8700-011, Portugal
+351 929 020 717
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
5 Jan 2018
“Nothing more nothing less”
8 Sep 2016
“The very best grilled fish in Fuzeta ”
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Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Seafood
Avenida 25 de Abril | Rua da Liberdade, Olhao 8700-011, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Fairly small restaurant with terrace and outside grill, favoured by the inhabitants of Fuseta. We were there on New Year's Day, it was pretty busy for lunch, there was only a fixed menu (€10) for bread/butter/olives, grilled fish or chicken, drink and coffee. That was...More

Thank HJteK
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Since three years we come to Fuzeta for holidays. And we found out every year that the Restaurant Galactica serves the very best grilled fish in Fuzeta. The stuff is very nice an friedly and the chief has really a good hand for grilling the...More

Thank Jutta85W
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Superb staff, really enjoyed the food and wine. Good selection of extremely fresh produce, fair price. Ate here every day. Recommended.

Thank ronthewelder
Reviewed 11 July 2016

It may just look like the other BBC fish bars in Fuzeta, but they offer other choices which you should not miss. We saw the advert for a Cataplanass, so took a chance and ordered ready for that evening. You have to give several hours...More

Thank julesFlitwick
Reviewed 13 March 2016

On a sunny Friday I had lunch there with my family. We had Robalo and Salmao and chicken. The fish was grilled perfectly and the chicken was also very good. The service of this family restaurant is good and very helpful. It is a simple...More

Thank AlfredodBrouw
Reviewed 30 September 2015

First off, this restaurant is NOT in Olhão, it is in Fuseta. Another place that is best out of season as during the week the owner Pedro's wife then cooks a different traditional dish every day and very good it is too! Pedro cooks fish...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 May 2014

The food is excellent (the roasted pork...melt in the mouth). Grilled fish (succulent and very generous serving). Algarve carrots (one of the best in the area). Prices are unbelievable, very inexpensive. The man who runs the place....does it all.....friendly, pleasant, efficient.

Thank RandolphK59
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Take your time here. Don't go when you are in a hurry. But wait and watch what is going on and you have a good time and good food also.

Thank Helga T
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Agree with the comment that dont be put off by the words Snack Bar, the meal warranted Restaurant status in our opinion. We had the best grilled chicken ever, cooked to order and served with chips and salad, all for €4.50 euros! Local caraf of...More

Reviewed 19 August 2013

This was always our favorite restaurant in Fuseta. But last time we came in Fuseta at may 24th we had a really good meal again en the day after it was closed. After a week it opened again and we went there. There were different...More

Thank Helga T
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 25 de Abril | Rua da Liberdade, Olhao 8700-011, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Olhao
  • Phone Number: +351 929 020 717
Snack-Bar Galactica is a small family run restaurant situated opposite the Camp Site.
Excellent Value for Money – House wine very acceptable.

Parking is available outside.
The Menu is mainly fresh fish and local fare – all cooked fresh on the BBQ or baked in the oven using traditional methods.
We ate here every night and sampled all traditional dishes.
Cataplana is truly amazing but also either the King Prawn and Black Pig kebabs or King Prawn & Monk Fish kebabs – presented hanging on its own special plate with chips and salad straight from the BBQ........... Clams Carne de Porco à Alentejana (Portuguese Pork and Clams) – brilliant.
We were so delighted by the service/ food and overall ambiance; we ordered the night before and tried something different each night.
Highly recommend this restaurant excellent food at very reasonable prices, after the second visit the locals recognise you and make you feel very welcome even practising their English!
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