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Lemon Tree

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Rua Almirante Gago Coutinho 21, Albufeira 8200-089, Portugal
+351 910 354 635
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Nova Scotia, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a perfect little spot! We ate lunch at the Lemon Tree almost everyday over a ten day period, and were never disappointed. Fresh local ingredients, generous portions and friendly accommodating staff make this cafe a wonderful place to either have a meal, or just sit and sip while enjoying the ocean and sun. Treat yourself if you're in the... More 

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Thank mamadi2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This at first was a quick stop off as I was tired of my youngest on my shoulders, What a gem to stumble upon, excellent drinks and even better food! , Great service from Paulo and his staff. Always willing to help, advise on other places to eat when he had closed his kitchen early one day, move sun shades... More 

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Thank Paulmcgsonerset
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Lemon Tree. Service was very good, drinks were cold and food was nice and came out quickly. Great place to fill up before the short walk down to the beach.

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Thank Rach K
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in this cute little cafe yesterday. The chicken piri piri was delicious. Freshly squeezed orange juice, the best I've tasted. A view to die for. Brilliant service.

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Thank Roccoco M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Really relaxing, good beer and food. The staff were friendly and it was one of our favourite places to go on our recent holiday.

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Thank Sue B
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The food at the Lemon tree is exceptional Sit back and take in the views with a snack and a glass of wine Paolo really welcoming Just come back from a long weekend away for my Wife's birthday and just had to call in here for a snack and a glass of wine of course

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Thank 782jonnav
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a drink after a walk from the old town and up the escalators. Polite and friendly staff here and he was quite busy especially after we had sat down. I just drank cider and enjoyed the view although my parter had loaded potatoes, tuna mayo and cheese. Which kept her quiet for 10/15 minutes so I'm guessing she... More 

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Gulval
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My first time to this lovely bar/restaurant. The staff, especially Paolo are very friendly and helpful, and no request is too much trouble. The food is excellent, and very fresh,if you have any dietry needs they will try to accommodate them. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Margaret W
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The food is quality and delicious, especially the coffee!! One of the workers, Paulo, is one of the friendliest people I have met and gives great recommendations for local places. We ate here four times during our two day stay. Awesome view of beach!

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We had lunch there several times (" Chicken the Portugese way"). In one word, delicious. Very nice staff too. A very good place to see the world pass by and to come back to. Margriet Giel.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Almirante Gago Coutinho 21, Albufeira 8200-089, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 910 354 635
Description
Just to let you know i was today in the Lemon Tree Snack bar in Albufeira and the very nice Lady Susana was work there told me that they are open every day at the hollydays and will do a special dinner for the 24. - 25. of dezember.I realy liked the snackbar as it have the best view over the sea and today all day long sun at there terrace.The menu was very good lucking and i ordered a Albufeira goulasch, never ever i had a better Goulasch in my life and the service is exelent, but the best came in the end when we ordered our bill, i was very very surpiced that me and my wife can still eat """" in Albufeira """" for just under 30.00 € with a drink included.My wife and i booked allready for the 24 - 25 of Dez. at the Lemon Tree as we feel very welcome there and the price for the Chrismas dinner is for what you will get better then any where as we had a look around.With best regards and hope that will be helpful to you N.W.Pechmann

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