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Marco's Bar & Bistro

€€ - €€€, International, British
Marginal de Alvor | Loja 16, Alvor, Portimao 8500-021, Portugal
+351 282 457 548
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (29 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Marginal de Alvor | Loja 16, Alvor, Portimao 8500-021, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a regular visitor to alvor I have to say you won't beat the British breakfast .. Sunday lunch is good old fashioned tasty roast. Although I suggest advanced booking as very popular with the local community. The staff can't do enough for you. Alvor...More

Thank nikki f
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for drinks & was told instantly " no food today" no hello or what can i get you, however a couple turned up 5 mins after us & ordered lunch! Unless you are a regular don't expect to be treated or spoken to...More

Thank tracybtg
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast! We all really enjoyed the breakfast freshly cooked you can have exactly what you want. The quality of the food was excellent and very good price.

Thank livinginwales
Reviewed 6 October 2017

A treat for those from the Uk who may be missing some traditional English fayre can be guaranteed from Marco's bar. Always good food and the energetic service from Jackie. Great value

Thank TimAmor01
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a Michelin Star restaurant then do not come here, however if you are looking for the best food in Alvor then this is the place to be. Marc and Jackie run this family business, nothing is too much effort for...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly. Steak was cooked to perfection. We went the day before to order our meat so Marco could order the larger cuts of meat fresh from the butchers that day. With it being a birthday we were surprised when we turned up to trimmings...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

The service Jackie & Mark provide is second to none & the food is excellent. There is a set menu but given notice & as long as Mark can source the produce locally he will cook whatever you want. Definitely worth a visit

Thank StewartInglis2
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A return visit to Marco''s bar & bistro, where Marco, Jackie and their staff do everything possible to provide a pleasant dining experience! The Sunday Roast was amazing and Jackie even provided a Gluten free pudding for one of our party, 'the extra mile' ....More

Thank valerie s
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Marco's is a great little restaurant to eat in. At first glance it looks like a poolside safe and in some ways it is as it is near the pool in the Dunas complex, but sit and eat, well worth it. The 2 owners who...More

Thank 46stuart
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We booked to have Sunday lunch here and they said that they would do a special meal for me as I don't like roast dinners. My family however all enjoyed their roasts, and we all enjoyed the lovely homemade desserts. The couple that run the...More

Thank pirataazul
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marginal de Alvor | Loja 16, Alvor, Portimao 8500-021, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 457 548
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A bar / bistro located at the Dunas do Alvor Complex. Serving breakfast, snacks ,full evening meals plus a SPECIAL ORDERS menu (24 hour notice) Soft drinks, beers and wines.
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