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O Ciclo

Rua Doutor Fonseca de Almeida 13, Lagoa 8401-853, Portugal
+351 961 958 978
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
20 Dec 2017
“excellent, authentic Algarvian food”
1 May 2017
“best typical Afood from Algarve”
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Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
££ - £££
Rua Doutor Fonseca de Almeida 13, Lagoa 8401-853, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

This restaurant was recommended by a resident of Lagoa who enjoys good food back in the fall of 2017. The food here is prepared to order so there can be a wait for it but the wait is well worth it. As this restaurant gets...More

Thank 24lowcountrycarol
Reviewed 2 May 2017

If wishing to try typical food from the region this is definitely the place to go. In both quality and diversity this is my favorite in the region

Thank 174Soares
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The boss, Joao, knows two things (or more) very well indeed. His wines and his fish. No farmed fish here, its all fresh (except Mondays) and you can really trust his recommendation. Ask his advice about a good white wine as well. If you want...More

Thank PaulAlgarve
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This quaint little restaurant is in the back streets of Lagoa and is a must to visit if you want to try good Portuguese food

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The staff and the quality of the food are great, and the restaurant had a cozy and inviting appearance. Will most definitely return.

Thank Diogo P
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Lagoa is near the touristic hotspots, but it is still unchanged to touristic influence. As is the nice local food in this restaurant. Perfect authentic portuguese food and ambiance.

Thank Christian R
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Found this totally by accident at lunchtime. Had a lovely fish lunch. They don't speak much english but we did get by. Lots of daily specials.

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Last night 5 of us went to O Ciclo. We were there at 19:00 early doors so no pressure. We had enough made a reservation so were expected Disappointing service and disappointing food. The lamb chops were tough and tasteless. We avoided desserts but had...More

Thank JP300950
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Ciclo is a very Portuguese restaurant, so go there to experience local cuisine and some very good wines. Ask Joao what he recommends and you won’t be disappointed. Start with prawns, simply boiled, with toast (and mayonnaise if you like to dip). The two textures...More

Thank PaulAlgarve
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The food was normal Portuguese restaurant food. Nothing great or nothing bad. An unpleasant experience was when we would pay. I went to the toilet. My wife tried meanwhile to make contact with the staff. The staff completely ignored her. When I came back, the...More

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Rua Doutor Fonseca de Almeida 13, Lagoa 8401-853, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagoa
  • Phone Number: +351 961 958 978
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