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O Catraio


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came across O Catraio whilst on a day in Albufeira. We had the set tourist menu of soup/garlic bread, choice of mains, choice of dessert and a drink for €11.50. We all ate our fill and the service was attentive without being pushy. We would...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kstowers1975
Reviewed 2 days ago

Only had 2 coffees here — the coffees were very nice (1,5 euros each). Other customers seemed very happy with their meals.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ianofwales
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A gem in Old Town Albufeira. We have been several times and are never disappointed. Absolutely perfectly cooked dishes. A clean restaurant tastefully decorated and service is impeccable. All for a very reasonable price.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mybeetle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small restaurant in the old town back street that is well worth a visit. First class service and first class food from a family who know how to treat customers right and a chef that serves up food to be proud of. Well recommended. Hope...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Q6054BMsimone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have frequented here a few times now and the restaurant is consistently excellent. Superbly priced. Friendly staff. As for the food....Wow.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Charlie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful setting with attentive staff along with good food made for a very exceptional meal. The special for the evening I had was the fish and chips with a starter of soup. I was expecting a couple of pieces of fish as usual, four...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank D J
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Found this restaurant with the help of TripAdvisor. We enjoyed beautifully cooked grilled sole- a very generous portion with vegetables and boiled potatoes included . We wanted to return today but contrary to Trip Advisor info it is closed on a Sunday! Friendly service and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alcina_9
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We came across this lovely little place while wandering aimlessly around Albufeira Old Town. The staff were welcoming and friendly and the restaurant was clean and cosy . Varied a la carte menu and a daily specials menu - 3 courses for 11.50 euros including...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff and beautiful food, simple but delicious and reasonably priced. Nice atmosphere and felt very comfortable despite dining alone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank IsabelaS889
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped there for lunch today. Food was excellent, service great and at a reasonable price. Would recommend a visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Response from CCFCfan | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as we were only on holiday in September, I have heard that a lot of the restaurants close down from end of October, but unsure if this is one of them.
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