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Casa Do Rio Restaurante

Rua Dom Sancho I, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
+351 282 457 443
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Rua Dom Sancho I, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the most beautiful spot on the coast but the food is to die for! We had king prawns which were as excellent as Maine Lobster. The service was tremendously attentive - Paolo, and Pedro make a perfect night! After a night of...More

Thank JerseyAmy
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Been going to Casa Do Rio for the last 11 years and never once been disappointed. The service and food fantastic. Best Cataplana in Alvor

Thank Gill O
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our meals, I had Sea Perch, and my wife had Lamb Chops. Food was very good, accompanied by a nice bottle of wine. Only gripe is that my fish, (€45 a kilo), was charged at 0.485kg, over €21. I just don't believe that it...More

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times over the last 5 years. The food is excellent with a good variety. Good choice of fresh fish and seafood, good service from staff with 2 entertaining waiters. The sea views are spectacular with a good outside...More

Thank peanut5653
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Went to this restaurant when we were getting no attention in a restaurant below in quay. We arrived as the sun was setting and the view is spectacular. The restaurant was busy but we got a table even though we had no reservation. We got...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We've just had a wonderful meal in this lovely restaurant tucked away in it's almost hidden location. This is our 3rd visit to Alvor and we must have walked past it numerous times but only noticed it the other day when we saw the menu...More

Thank silentecho2015
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Found this place by chance a few years back when visiting Alvor and we were made so welcome and the food was divine with a good menu to choose from. Service excellent as was the wine. This restaurant is also a winner because of the...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Service to begin with was pretty slow, but in there favor they improved as the evening went on. Dined around 9pm, so missed out o the view over the harbour. Food pretty good, had ham with honey to start, swordfish for main and apple tart...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my family of 7 visited the restaurant during our stay and enjoyed the food and the setting there. The waiter was very entertaining and the red wine he selected was very enjoyable with our fillet steak and prawn combination. Be prepared to pay...More

Thank lee8211
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We (family 4) visited near the end of our holiday - we booked ahead as thought it would be busy and secured ourselves a table by the Glass overlooking Alvor Harbour - this is by far the best view you will get in Alvor from...More

Thank Christopher S
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18 October 2017|
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Response from Stephan0911 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Caroline, I’m sorry, I am not part of the management of ‘Casa Do Rio’. You’d have to contact them directly. Kind regards, Stephan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Sancho I, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 457 443
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