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Praia da Luz

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The perfect sea spot, modern environment and food

Praia da Luz has a perfect location, a modern and pleasantly decorated restaurant offering great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LuisMoreira
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Lisbon, Portugal
Pleasant area for a walk

We had a stroll along the promenade from Foz, heading north, and Praia da Luz was one of a string... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thetravellingmanUk
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lovely beach”(4 reviews)
“rock pools”(4 reviews)
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 September 2013

I live just outside Praia da Luz and although getting a bit tatty in the main the people are friendly and helpful the eateries are good if you stick to what you know, but try something new Piri Piri is not liked by the locals...More

8  Thank Jerry L
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Four of us had lunch there today. Took an age for drinks orders to be taken, and then food orders. Waiting staff seemed to be more interested in chatting to their friends. But the food, when it came, was excellent. Sirloin steak medium rare with...More

2  Thank Andy-S60
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the old trolley out to the seaside and walked about a mile to this place on the beach. Lovely restaurant with 3 levels i believe. Main level is the outside deck with great views. We sat on the next level which is not...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great week away Praia da luz nice little quiet village beach is 5 minute walk plenty of bars and restaurants to eat out

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Praia da Luz has a perfect location, a modern and pleasantly decorated restaurant offering great views of the sea and waves crashing against the rocks. The seating is extremely comfortable and the place is to be enjoyed at lunch time and in winter were it...More

Thank LuisMoreira
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a stroll along the promenade from Foz, heading north, and Praia da Luz was one of a string of beaches that we passed. There are many smaller beaches in the surrounding area which all virtually run into one another. Although Praia da Luz...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On the deck, watching the sunset, on a gorgeous evening with a great bottle of Portuguese wine and outstanding seafood provided with excellent service served to show us one of the best meals we had on our trip. Great menu, service, and food along with...More

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Big and nice beach with facilities (lifeguard, toilets, water fountains). Gravel instead of sand and not good for swimming (the water is rather cold, the waves are high...) Well, typical Portugal.

Thank AliseS24
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Foz is so close to Porto and has great waves, sandy beach and a life guard. Go to admire the scenery and the beach bar right on the beach

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to chill, relax and being with friends. It's so close to the city yet so linked with the nature. I definitely recommend it.

Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful ceviche, oysters and sea bass dinner. Veal verde wine supposedly the only green wine in existence and only sold in Portugal. Restaurant on the beach. Very nice place

Thank DonH1139
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Ate here twice whilst we were in Porto and I really enjoyed both my meals. Vegetarian choices were interesting and varied & nice to have a few options. Good service and great location. Food was good value for money so would definitely return.

Thank Karina709
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