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O Lavrador

Areias S.Joao Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, Albufeira 8200-261, Portugal
+351 289 541 329
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“kebab” (2 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
££ - £££
Areias S.Joao Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, Albufeira 8200-261, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What beautiful food , sea bass was lovely and the guy serving was really pleasant indeed , top class service well worth a visit, 10/10 from me!

Thank Pineapplehead66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great authentic Portuguese Cuisine.. Was for Lunch Alone, amazing people giving service didn't make you feel that.. great value for money too..

Thank Crisron19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only restaurant we went to twice this year.Had been once last year.Two ladies in kitchen(You can see them cooking) and one gentleman serving.We had variants on Soup,garlic Bread,Turket breast & mushrooms,fish and selection of desserts.Small free drink after meal and all with a smile.Next to...More

Thank palmanovaGlasgow
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My wife and I dined here 3 evenings during our week in Albufeira recently. The host was generous, friendly, warm and hospitable with good spoken English. His wife did all the cooking, homestyle. The food was excellent and they catered well for our pescetarian/vegetarian ways....More

Thank leedaniels2017
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Don't walk past this restaurant because the food is delicious.It is situated between strip and old town probably nearer the strip.The food is cooked in an open kitchen which is immaculate.It is run by a married couple who are very friendly and knowledgeable about the...More

Thank brian a
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived late to our hotel and this was the nearest restaurant. Great welcome and good humour. Spoke good English. The food we chose was basic but there are plenty of excellent dishes looking st other people's. The tastes were good. A very neat clean restaurant...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff!!! I highly recommend ;)). We' ve tried almost everything from the menu. Delicious!!!

Thank Maciej L
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

O Lavrador was one of the most traditional authentic Portuguese restaurants that we visited on our recent holiday to Albufeira. The interior is absolutely amazing with a beautiful tiled bar,white washed walls and superb decor and furnishings with plenty of seating options both inside and...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Visited twice for evening meals,the steaks were that good we had them each time ,some excellent Portuguese wines,very reasonable prices with friendly and attentive Manager/Waiter.

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

While walking around this area of Albufeira we decided to go into this local restaurant and grill and have a coffee.O Lavrador is a superb restaurant and grill that has a great outside seating area and inside a fantastic interior that has a traditional look...More

Thank Stephen K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Areias S.Joao Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, Albufeira 8200-261, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 541 329
  • E-mail
Traditional Portuguese restaurant underneath Apartment Sereia da Oura