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Restaurant O Veleiro

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Rua 5 de Outubro | Belver Boa Vista Hotel, Albufeira 8200-109, Portugal
+351 289 514 334
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Bedworth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This restaurant is only a minutes walk or so from the square in the old town, and would recommend you try it if you get the chance. The tourist menu is amazing value and to be honest everything else on the menu was as well. It was busy on a Thursday night in February, with a mix of all nationalities,... More 

Thank Compo31
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Local people eating here is always a good sign Excellent food, service and wine, would recommend the travellers menu, we would return

Thank quizpeople
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For 10.50 euros enjoy bread butter sardine paste and olives, soup of the day, a small selection of a standard size main, a small selection of a standard size desert,either half a bottle of wine/a beer & a coffee. They also have a full menu.we are frequent visitors at this place and it is always busy. The locals like it... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem of a restaurant, friendly staff, good food and wine and very reasonable. For 10.50 each we had bread and olives followed by home made soup, very fresh sardines and calamari with salad and chips, almond tart and coffee plus wine. Excellent food and excellent value. Have been twice over a four day break. Definitely reccomend.

1 Thank LandCC
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Albufeira in early February on a bit of a siting out mission. Family have an apartment here and before taking a long break we wanted a nosey. This little place is just off the main square in Albufeira Old Town, it isn't posh or swanky, it is a quaint, typical Portuguese restaurant. We had been targeted by... More 

1 Thank Kev H
Chorley, United Kingdom
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357 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heard someone recommend this place to others in our hotel. When we arrived it was quiet but it soon was full. What a great amount of food and drink for 10.5 euros. All was very nice. Had bread n olives followed by soup. Then main course followed by pudding and then coffee. With half a bottle of wine each too.... More 

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told by a friend that lives in Albufeira where to dine, he told us about O Veleiro, we were not disappointed, the staff were welcoming and ultra efficient. The food was excellent we had swordfish, sardines, whiting, Bacalhau, squid, tuna, monkfish cataplana our favourite. This obviously spread over a month out of twenty seven evening meals we probably... More 

1 Thank Malcolm489
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here on our last night in Albufeira. I wish I had found it on our first night, we would have eaten there regularly. We had a fixed price menu and thought that for the price that we would expect much. The food was excellent and plenty of it. Even the wine which was part of... More 

1 Thank James M
Chester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We first visited the restaurant on Wednesday 18 January 2017 at 7-30pm. A three course meal and pint of beer for me and a half bottle of wine plus coffee 10€ each. Food excellent, the staff friendly,the restaurant was packed.

Thank Dave T
Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Mom takes the order and Pop is in the kitchen cooking. Very good lunch. Great hospitality and reasonable price. Fish and chips good. Plan to return for their Cataplana.

Thank Walter D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 5 de Outubro | Belver Boa Vista Hotel, Albufeira 8200-109, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 514 334

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?