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Iguana Cafe

Rua Latino Coelho N. 059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
+351 289 513 011
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (55 reviews)
“toasties” (30 reviews)
“bruschetta” (25 reviews)
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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Latino Coelho N. 059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited here for lunch after reading reviews on here, so glad we did. Very easy to walk past from the street but there is a terrace at the back with amazing views. The food was lovely & reasonably priced. Fantastic service from the friendly...More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had lunch here firstly as it was near to our apartment and secondly as I know it's home to George the cat who I wanted to meet! We sat overlooking the sea which was lovely. The staff were very friendly and service was good....More

Thank Amber344
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in Albuferia and luckily are staying very close to this restaurant. We had a Portuguese platter and Mediterranean salad to share & both were lovely! Very generous portions, food spot on. Staff lovely & views worth it. Sangria was good too. Would recommended...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I only found this after searching the internet for somewhere nice to eat and it didn't disappoint. The views were lovely, the staff were so friendly and the food was well presented. The burgers are the best burgers I've ever had, quality tasting, just the...More

Thank Mizbarrow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the drinks here and the view. Service fab and my partner loved the burgers! Deffo try the Porto Tonica, had in other bars during my stay but it was no where near as good as here!

1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dropped in after being treated poorly at O Pendo..server was great.. prices amazing... thank you for being kind...

Thank 416GYPSY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here to celebrate a special birthday and our emgagment. We went only intended for a drink. We were invited in my the colour front and then as we walked through we were surprised by the most wonderful view over the sea. We sat...More

2  Thank designedbynatali2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Iguana Café is located at what I would say is the very edge of a touristy road. Nevertheless, it's a fairly quaint place with an absolutely astonishing view of the sea. The staff is friendly and employs a mix of British immigrants and Portuguese locals,...More

Thank Ariane G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in a few times during our holidays safe to say it never disappoints, freshly prepared food everytime wonderful views and incredibly knowledgeable staff, I started the first time with Mozzarella and tomato bushetta it was devine lovely crunchy bushetta soft creamy mozzarella beautiful hubby...More

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only open till 1900hrs sat out side view over sea to die for. The staff are lovely .second visit will go again

Thank jws1959
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25 April 2018|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about the gluten free options..
15 November 2017|
Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they have a Facebook page too that keeps you updated with opening hours etc, the last post from them says they will be closed from now until February. Hope this helps?
Tom H
8 August 2017|
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Response from Ddc851 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't It's a bit out o the main bit so I don't think it will b an issue It's a lovely place though Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Latino Coelho N. 059, Albufeira 8200-150, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 513 011
  • E-mail
A cafe/ bar located in the Rossio part of the old town of Albufeira, with an outdoor terrace overlooking the sea; and offering spectacular views of Fishermen's Beach and the coastline, all the way to Faro. We serve beer, wine, sangria, cocktails, teas, coffee, ice-cream, crepes, toasties, baguettes, salads, paninis and tapas. Look forward to welcoming you here soon!
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