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Cafe Alianca - Cervejaria

Praca Dom Francisco Gomes 7 11, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
+351 916 359 030
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Praca Dom Francisco Gomes 7 11, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Just passed by incidentially when Elenea explained me how it worked: Cafe Aliance is a very old traditional brewerry in Faro. The offer only a quite small selection of dishes, but what I have experienced was excellent Quality. I had Octopus Algarve Style with caramelised...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely friendly service with a smile,Eleanor was especially charming,turkey steak was enjoyable and well priced,lovely old surroundings and staff attentive without intruding.Drinks were good and not expensive.Well done Eleanor and staff 👍👍

Thank TonyEvs19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cafe Alianca is 110 years old and started life as a dairy: the interior of the building is beautiful. It serves a large selection of beers and, food-wise, tapas -type small dishes and larger meals too. The staff were very friendly and helpful and we...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Dinner here was a 'dining experience'! The charming restaurant is over 100 years old and has some history to tell as you dine. Wood paneled room with lots of mirrors and brass and old photos. Staff is welcoming and service is prompt. There's a wide...More

Thank chartwell372016
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

After a very friendly welcome, we enjoyed a shared starter followed by a lovely Portuguese soup. Looked after by a discreet though present sommelier, we were spoiled by outstanding service, eager to make our stay pleasant. We enjoyed our meal, a great Douro wine, explanations...More

Thank _Hebosa
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

nice friendly staff good food pleasant to have diner. amazing nice interior with classic view. nice choices of meals and good portions. fast service!

Thank ontdekjeplekje
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by Eleanor who was so friendly and welcoming. The restaurant is so very beautiful and clean. The staff are really helpful and charming. The food is absolutely wonderful and presented well. We will be coming here again next holiday as we had...More

Thank trevorventura
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Had arrived in Faro at lunchtime and was looking for somewhere for a bite to eat before a day of sightseeing. I was very warmly welcomed by their hostess who wad friendly and enthusiastic, but not at all pushy. I had the tuna steak which...More

Thank Ayla G
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We visited as a group of eight and had a very attentive waiter who explained the menu in excellent English. I had Espetades (hanging kebabs) which were excellent. The restaurant is very ornate and used to be a dairy, it was a nice cool place...More

Thank vacationgirl58
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We were only in Faro for one night and were attracted by the old style elegance of this restaurant, reminding us both of the Majestic in Porto. Excellent octopus and delicious chicken were matched by the delightful depth of knowledge of our waiter on all...More

Thank celticm0use
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Dom Francisco Gomes 7 11, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 916 359 030
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