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Lemon Tree

Rua Almirante Gago Coutinho 21, Albufeira 8200-089, Portugal
+351 965 682 645
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (19 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
“tapas” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Rua Almirante Gago Coutinho 21, Albufeira 8200-089, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

80's tubes and a bottle of wine and cheese and tomato tapas for 2 for €12.50 and a view of the sea from a hill. What more could you want. Family run business and it's absolutely perfect. I'm only sorry we found this place on...More

Thank Bee S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to eat and have a drink, and good to people watch, friendly staff, nothing is too much trouble

Thank Denny U
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

This is a little bit off the main track but what a little gem, we had a salad washed down with the nicest white sangria in town, definitely worth a visit.

Thank Richtoon
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Came across this little place on a walk through the old town, sits on a sea view and offers tapas and sandwiches at a very reasonable price and it’s perfect in every way. Plenty of fresh fish salad and bread to go with it. Lovely...More

Thank Culture792021
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I found the menu extremely limited made up of a couple of tapas plates - mainly cheese and a couple of standard sandwiches. I had a tuna mayonnaise sandwich which turned out to be 2 uninspiring very thick chunks of white bread with tuna mayo...More

Thank MarkBr00069
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Fresh, plentiful and gorgeous. There is a choice of tapas all freshly made on the premises. Fabulous value. The cafe overlooks the sea. Very friendly staff. Only open between 10.30 and 18.00. Perfect for lunch or early tea

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We ordered the afternoon special Tapas and a bottle of wine 10.50E for two. Lettuce tomatoes cheeses and bread . Lovely friendly owner and nice setting over looking the sea. Close early evening so don't leave it to late. A little gem

Thank X2347TTsharon
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We had a spot of breakfast served by an under enthusiastic pair of waitresses. Smiles very forced. But a smile. Great location and do much potential if only the odd little detail was attended too. Menu limited - but just for the location would go...More

Thank eyeonbroadstreet
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Had strolled by this wee gem a few times, always had a look at the menu but never ventured inside. On a recent trip to Portugal at the end of May early June where the weather was lets say less favourable towards sunworshippers my wife...More

Thank charliepollockc
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Great gelato. Plenty of flavours to choose from. And if they don't have it out, they will get what you want out of the back. The Pistacio and the Caramelo are my favourites.

Thank rickswan
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27 November 2017|
Response from conor m | Reviewed this property |
its not really that type of place very informal only open during 9 till 6 just turn up u will be ok
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Almirante Gago Coutinho 21, Albufeira 8200-089, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 965 682 645
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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