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Rua 10 de Maio | Edeficio Luztur Commercial Centre, Luz 8600-172, Portugal
+351 282 789 177
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef wellington” (22 reviews)
“crab starter” (4 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Rua 10 de Maio | Edeficio Luztur Commercial Centre, Luz 8600-172, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good Food, good service and great atmosphere. Small hidden place with great staff. The same persons serving the tables are cooking the whole dinner!

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food in this restaurant is excellent and the service is first class. It is reasonably expensive but worth every penny. This is a very small restaurant so it is best to book, especially in the summer months.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a quaint and probably at one time exceptional restaurant. However, our experience (as compared with other restaurants in Luz) was less than stellar. We had the beef wellington, ordered medium rare and served medium well, and the grilled sea bass, served very dry....More

Thank cocobch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so surprised this week when we visited Aquario. So much worth a visit. The service was right up there, and the food was just excellent.

1  Thank Nouben2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, just wow. We are seasoned travellers to Luz and have never heard of this restaurant. However, without any hesitation this is one of the most brilliant restaurants you could frequent. Forget the front by the beach. The restaurant is in a part of the...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just had an amazing meal at Aquario food and staff 10 out of 10 a must if your in Praia da luz a little hard to find but well worth it

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Everything about this place is simply perfect, Sergio is an excellent host/chef/waiter, he works extremely hard and the results are a sign of that. The food is possibly the best I’ve tasted in Portugal, and his signature gin and tonics are superb! Highly recommend this...More

Thank Feldy1647
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This place looks so unassuming from the outside but the food is fantastic. The service was brilliant, by far the best meal of our holiday. We shared the stuffed crab to start, it was huge and worth every penny. Would also really recommend the rack...More

Thank rebeccazhill
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

This was definitely the best meal we’ve had in Portugal! ( and we used best of TripAdvisor for Lisbon, Lagos, Faro, etc). It was admittedly a bit hard to find, but contrary to the previous review we came on 4/23/18 and although it was a...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 April 2018

In April 2018 there was no trace of the Aquario, The windows were pasted over with old newspapers and the sign had been removed, It might of course have moved, but check before planning a visit.

Thank Colin_of_Sutton
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28 August 2015|
Response from Roger T | Reviewed this property |
All tables are book able but as the restaurant is small it would be best to book as early as possible direct with the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 10 de Maio | Edeficio Luztur Commercial Centre, Luz 8600-172, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 789 177
Commercial centre Edeficio Luztur.
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