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Ria Formosa Restaurant

££ - £££Mediterranean, European,
Praca Dom Francisco Gomes N0 2 | Hotel Faro, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
+351 289 830 830
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“tasting menu” (5 reviews)
“suckling pig” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Praca Dom Francisco Gomes N0 2 | Hotel Faro, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a late lunch at the rooftop restaurant with great views over Ria Formosa Nature Reserve. Food and service were excellent - staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank mikeperry109
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Hotel Faro's restaurant for brunch, only available on Sundays, and it was great! Very good diversity of food options and all very tasty, really too much for you to be able to to try it all. (Or for me at least!) The...More

Thank Sofia B
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Not cheap, but worth every penny. Absolutely superb from start to finish. Highly recommended. ..............................

Thank PhillJames
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Whenever we are in Faro we always come here for 1 meal. Food very good and the balcony with views of the harbour is beautiful. The staff are well trained, friendly and know what they are doing. This is expensive but for a treat worth...More

Thank Kiki S
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Four of us went along for lunch. The view is sensational, the food and service both high quality. Not cheap, but well worth every Euro. My seafood tagliatelle was up there with the best I have ever had. An excellent wine list, with a super...More

Thank MV1961
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Called in here initially for a drink, fabulous roofttop view, nice looking menu but empty and looked a bit snooty so we moved on. However, both of our planned venues being closed we came back and were glad we did. Lovely dinner, not cheap but...More

Thank SkeffIreland
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I saw that this offered a buffet breakfast for around €15. So much variety - fruit, hot dishes - omelettes, bacon, sausages, different pastries, toast, cereals, etc. If it’s your main meal, you’ll be stuffed and satisfied. The food itself was tasty and did the...More

Thank Suzy52
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Please see my main review of the Hotel Faro.In short, pushy waiters, very slow service and overpriced food. There are much better restaurants locally which are cheaper, faster and better.

1  Thank Bill T
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We stayed in the hotel which was fabulous & had our breakfasts up here.... amazing location, views & breakfast was stunning! I have reviewed the Faro Hotel & beach Club separately.

Thank Scrumpy123
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had breakfast every morning in this restaurant - and drinks in afternoon. Service is excellent and friendly as well as fresh local food.

Thank donplow
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Brian D
17 July 2017|
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Response from João L | Property representative |
Dear Brian D Thank you for your contact. We don’t have any discount for our guests but our prices are the usual here for the Algarve, and our price/quality relation is the best choice around. You can check the reviews... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$43
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
07:00 - 10:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Dom Francisco Gomes N0 2 | Hotel Faro, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 289 830 830
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The Ria Formosa Lounge Bar and Restaurant, on the Hotel Faro's rooftop terrace, afford a breathtaking panoramic view over the city and the Ria Formosa. Regardless of the time of day or the season, this is always a sophisticated and inviting place in which to relax by yourself or socialise with others. An extensive selection of high-quality breakfast items are served here from 7.00 am to 10.00 am(Monday to Friday) at the Weekend the breakfast items are served from 7.30 am to 10.30 am. Lunch at the Ria Formosa Restaurant is served from 12.30 pm to 3 pm. This is the perfect place for both businesspeople and groups of friends to have lunch or to relax after a visit to the city's historical sites. Dinner is served from 7.30 pm to 10.30 pm, but we suggest you arrive in plenty of time to enjoy a pre-dinner drink or cocktail while you marvel at the magnificent sunset.
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