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Silmar Restaurante and Snack-bar

Praca da Republica | Rua Marques de Pombal, Alvor, Portimao 8500-005, Portugal
+351 282 458 250
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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09:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Portuguese, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Praca da Republica | Rua Marques de Pombal, Alvor, Portimao 8500-005, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic staff fantastic food lunch or dinner. Staff always friendly and attentive food always lovely and freshly cooked. Been coming here for many years and have never had a problem. Would highly recommend the garden out the back for dinner and watching the world go...More

Thank debx4
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The Silmar snack bar which is in a small public square. Went there for a lunch time snack nice surroundings but that is where it stops. the service was terrible it was a grumpy waiter who seamed he did not want to be there. When...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Went there in July , just for drinks and an amazing view from the upstairs open bar. We enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and great service so decided to return on our holiday in September for food. Excellent food especially fish dishes and good wine list...More

Thank arryboy
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend Silmar. We ate there on our 2nd night and definitely will go back before we leave. Staff were so friendly and the food was amazing.

Thank Shane C
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We visited just the once, the surroundings are very nice, and the PR girl is lovely however thats where it stops although the meals are fresh portion sizes and cost are an issue, oil bottles and sauce availability varied from table to table. Trust me...More

Thank gazp180
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Lovely food and great service. Check out the rooftop for amazing views of the sunset. Serves great food all day and night.

Thank Angela_Collyer
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Having been to Alvor many times and always pestered to go in this place we thought we'd give it a go. Sorry we did. Service was awful. Food was poor. We both had lamb shank. We both had to send our plates back as the...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

So we stopped here on 2 occasions just for a sit down and a drink. They have a large outdoor terrace with plenty of seating and a big TV, the beer isn't expensive either and it's served usually in tankards which is nice. Only issue...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We were approached outside encouraging us to go in to the "new" restaurant, we glanced at the menu and thought it looked ok. The seating area was very nice, more space between tables than at a lot of places in Alvor, which can feel a...More

Thank MrMoshi
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

After being asked by the waiter 3 times while passing during our stay we thought we would try here for dinner.. 1..we waited maybe 10/15 mins on our drinks. Red wine which came out of the fridge!! 2..we waited and waited then watched another table...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$41
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca da Republica | Rua Marques de Pombal, Alvor, Portimao 8500-005, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 458 250
On the small square on Rua Marques de Pombal / Rua Cabral. Indoor and out door seating. We offer everything from snacks, ice-creams, drinks or even full meals with starters and desserts.
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