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Tasca do Ricky

Rua do Forno, Faro 8000-299, Portugal
+351 919 111 057
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (16 reviews)
“baby squid” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Portuguese
££ - £££
Rua do Forno, Faro 8000-299, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this place with TripAdvisor and it was really great. We offered traditional Portugues meal bakalhau, first of all it looked quite simple but was very delicious and high quality. Personal was very kindness, perfect speak English. Highly recommend it for traditional Portugal food!

Thank Paulius N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here. The waiter was brilliant. He is Portugese but lived in Uk for years and his English is brilliant. I was happy to go with his recommendation for the main course. I had the Dorada. It was lovely. The meal...More

Thank hendospanker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my wife headed into the Old Town in Faro for our last night in Portugal. We had heard about Tasca do Ricky and its traditional Portuguese menu and thought we'd give it a go. We weren't disappointed. From the moment we were met...More

Thank Donal D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little local place, we ordered their cataplana of sea food which had a wonderful variety of sea food (stone crab, razer clams...etc) all cooked to the point. They also brought us a great Portuguese green wine, and all of this at a reasonable price....More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to "Tasca do Ricky", following a recommendation that you can get there authentic Portuguese seafood with great value for money. Although we arrived here quite late (nearly 10 p.m.) the team was absolutely gentle and helpful. A positive aspect was that the split...More

Thank HennJan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here from reading the reviews and we were so impressed that we returned for second visit. The owner Ricky and his team are all friendly and welcoming, and are all very knowledgeable of the dishes and explained how they are cooked. On the...More

Thank Edsa44
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Small unique place, down a little side road. Clean but pretty basic setting. Excellent staff and really friendly. Given tasters which was a plus. I had sea bream and my partner had golden grill which was fresh and full of flavour, and last but not...More

Thank Yas033
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Great and friendly staff with complimentary extras throughout the meal but the actual food was only ok. It was the first time I have ever been served baby squid with the cartilage (like plastic) left inside instead of cleaned out. Tell the kitchen prep its...More

Thank Owen H
tascadoricky, Gerente at Tasca do Ricky, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017
Google Translation

Obrigado pelo comentário simpático, quanto às nossa maneira de servir a comida é à maneira tradicional algarvia não à maneira...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

This restaurant definitely deserves the search in Faro. It's 5-10 min. walk from the central area and you'll need a map. The place is small, but organized with a taste. Prices are affordable compared to other locations in the region. The waiter spoke excellent English...More

Thank Radostin P
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The foods were great, waiter was very friendly to us, service is awesome, everything is just perfect. Glad to had visited this restaurant.

Thank Alvin L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does this restaurant have a non-smoking section?
19 March 2017|
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Response from tascadoricky | Property representative |
Never ou nobody smoking in restaurante.
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Peter K
What is your email address?
17 February 2017|
Response from Ann L | Reviewed this property |
I don't give out my email address to people I don't know. I am happy to answer any question here about Tasca do Ricky.
Ron M
Are you open on Sunday? For lunch?
9 August 2016|
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Response from Miguel R | Reviewed this property |
I'm a reviewer, but Uncle Google says they close on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Forno, Faro 8000-299, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 919 111 057
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