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A Cozinha do Chefe Matos

Estrada dos Brejos | Montechoro, Albufeira 8200-316, Portugal
+351 968 928 207
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (4 reviews)
“cod” (4 reviews)
“bacalhau” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Estrada dos Brejos | Montechoro, Albufeira 8200-316, Portugal
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11 - 20 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Chef matos is one of the best restaurants in the Albufeira area. They serve food that is made with love and passion. All ingredients are fresh and tasteful. The service and atmosphere is great. Top selection of wines on affordable prices. Absolutely worth to go...More

Thank Ben t
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This is a really great restaurant and popular with locals - always a good sign. The service is great and the food matches it. Fresh, tasty and good value you couldn't ask for more. Recommend the cod and the prawn rice.

Thank aw12aw
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Albufeira can be a depressing experience for foodies. Thank goodness for this place- simply excellent. After a week here this is the first proper restaurant we found and the standards of quality, presentation and cooking were immensely high. This is a place which has a...More

Thank Charona3101
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We were recommended by the lady who did our villa check in. Slightly concerned on arrival to see a mostly empty restaurant. I had the lamb which was absolutely superb, my wife had the scallops which came in an amazing seafood sauce and was easily...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Got a recommendation to this restaurant from the staff at the place we stayed (Novochoro Apartments). The food was great and the service couldn't have been more professional and helpful. Highly recommend!

Thank ikalatch
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Truly amazing food so fresh and reasonably priced a group of us when and had sea food it was delicious and the local red and white wine went down a treat .cant fault it try it you will like it ...if you want authentic Portuguese...More

1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were advised to go to Cozinha do Chef Matos by a friend, who said that the food and service was good, she was wrong the food and the service was excellent. The first night I had octopus, that was cooked to perfection with a...More

Thank Malcolm489
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

We arrived early and the staff were over attentive! As we were the first ones in they didn't leave us alone and took away the convert as the starters were ready! Food was fantastic.

Thank CateandSimon
Reviewed 10 June 2016

When visiting Albufeira we would highly recommend a visit to Chef Matos. The food is superb and all freshly cooked by the best chef in the Algarve. Been there many times and never been disappointed. Please try as you will not be disappointed. Also try...More

Thank caroljames004
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Wonderful Food cooked with heart, soul, great taste and high quality products, and enjoyed in a very nice and cosy atmosphere. Another plus is also the very friendly owner and staff. Thank You all!! Hope to be back soon!!!

Thank Nailha P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada dos Brejos | Montechoro, Albufeira 8200-316, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 968 928 207
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